14 2013

Tikkun Leil Shavuot Program

7:15PM - 9:00PM  

Congregation Beth Israel 501 South Main Street
Andover, MA 01810

Shavuot 2013 / 5773

Seven weeks after Passover, we celebrate the harvest

and the season when the Torah was given on Mount Sinai.

Tuesday, May 14 / 5 Sivan

Mincha at 7:15pm

Followed by Candle Lighting, Ma’ariv, Refreshments

Tikkun Leil Shavuot Program at 8:00pm

According to the midrash, the Israelites overslept the morning they were supposed to

receive the Torah. From this, developed the custom of staying up late to study Torah.

We will study together, enjoy refreshments, and go home when we’re tired.

Responses to Violence

Both as Individuals and as a Civilized Society

Panelists include:

Robert Moverman, Ph.D.

Licensed Clinical Psychologist

Jeffrey Tye, REMT-P

B.A. in Psychology;

Ritual Committee


Michelle Wexelblat, LICSW

Licensed Social Worker

Gony Halevi, LMHC


Ph.D. Candidate in Expressive Therapy

Wednesday, May 15th, 9:30am – 1st Day Yom Tov Services


Thursday, May 16th, 9:30am – 2nd Day Yom Tov Services,

including Yizkor

Dairy delights will be served at all events, sponsored by Robin Insuik, in memory of her father, N. Milton Insuik, at Yahrzeit; and Martin Sokol, in memory of his father-in-law, Rabbi Joseph Warren, at Yahrzeit.

There is no charge for this program and everyone is invited.
RSVPs are appreciated so we can plan refreshments and set up. Please reply on or before Friday, May 10
to Amy, 978-474-0540,,

501 South Main Street, Andover, MA 01810.