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ANNOUNCEMENTS


         IF YOU KNOW OF SOMEONE WHO IS MOVING INTO THE                      COMMUNITY NEWS
         GREAT NECK AREA PLEASE LET THE OFFICE KNOW.
                                                             CHAVERIM CENTER
         CHANGE TO SHUL CLOUD                                We have a great program of music and laughter planned for
         In the coming weeks our shul will be making the transition   all of you to enjoy.  Les Degen is a Singer/Comedian/Actor/
         from Chaverware and Chaverweb to Shul Cloud. The    Entertainer and he is scheduled to entertain us this
         change will make it easier for everyone to access their    Wednesday, February 2nd from 11:30-1:30. We missed
         records and pay bills through the new portal. As such, we   seeing all of you and hope you will be joining us for this
         can no longer accept payments through Chaverweb. If you   wonderful program in the Youth Lounge at Great Neck
         want to make a payment you can either call the office or   Synagogue. Lunch will be served but you MUST RSVP by
         make a payment on our website https://www.gns.org/open  5pm TODAY to gnschaverim@gmail.com.
         -donation-to-great-neck-synagogue/ and in the message
         box let us know what you are paying. We hope that in the   INTERESTED VOLUNTEERS
         future the process will be a much simpler and easier way   GNS is looking for volunteers interested in security training
         to help with your synagogue obligations.            (i.e., awareness, recognizing suspicious activity, reducing
                                                             threats) for a series of free classes at GNS for men and
         JANUARY CHESED                                      women of all ages. No background in security required.
         Throughout January until Feb. 10th, please drop off:    Contact the office (516-487-6100) or email jfrisch@gns.org.
         a) men’s, women’s & children’s clothing in good condition
         and stain free to the Lillien home, 35 Margaret Court     TIKVAH SCHOLARS PROGRAM
         b) backpacks, small rolling cases and sealed toiletries to   The Tikvah Scholars Program is summer program at Yale
         the Yehaskel home, 17 Old Pond Rd. or the Sturm     University for current 10th and 11th graders from around
         home, 15 Robin Way                                  the world. The program brings together Jewish teens who
         All donations will go to beautifulmemoriesgemach.org.    want to explore how Judaism informs and challenges
                                                             Western thought, philosophy, and politics. Two sessions:
         GNS JOURNEY SERIES IS BACK!                         6/27-7/7 and 7/25-8/4. More information at https://
         Morocco: May 9-18                                   tikvahfund.org/hs/tsp2022/home/.
         Poland: July 19-24                                  GREAT NECK COMMUNITY CALENDAR
         See Chazzan Spinner for more info.                  In order to avoid any conflicts, it is suggested that when
         PESACH SCOPE DEADLINE AND SPONSORSHIP               planning a simcha or event that you send your request to
         Please submit all SCOPE magazine articles, recipes, photos,   both mtwersky@gns.org to book at GNS as well as to the
                                                             community calendar at greatneckcalendar@gmail.com.
         ads, sponsorships and any other material by Monday,
         February 7th to Diane Rein at drein@verizon.net. Thank                   Monday, 29 Shevat
         you very much to our SCOPE sponsors (we have about 80!)               Ben Jampel for Henry Jampel
         for their strong support by sponsoring 3 issues (Rosh             Murray Rabinowitz for Lea Rabinowitz
         Hashanah, Chanukah and Pesach) for a total cost of $100           Stephen Rabinowitz for Lea Rabinowitz
         for the year. We strongly encourage others who are not            Jerrald Weinstein for Fanny Weinstein
         currently SCOPE sponsors to have their names added. You                  Tuesday, 30 Shevat
         can dedicate the sponsorship in honor or in memory of a   Y        Kenneth Magida for Abraham Bilsky
         loved one. Thank you so much!                                     Victor Ancelson for Carolina Galateanu
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                                                                           George Schuman for Bernard Schuman
         INVITATION FOR SHABBAT MEALS
                                                                                 Wednesday, 1 Adar I
         GNS has several members that live alone and would                     Ronald Braun for Emil Braun
         warmly welcome an invitation for a Shabbat meal. If you   H           Paul Brody for David Brody
         are hosting Shabbat dinner or lunch and have room for             Paul Brody for Rabbi Abraham Brown
         another person to include, please contact Rabbi Polakoff at   R       Ada Berkowitz for Aliza Hass
         dpolakoff@gns.org or Rabbi Lichter at ilichter@gns.org who             Lili Weiss for Zeev Krendel
         will provide you with the name and contact information of   Z      Hindi Lunzer for Ruchel Mermelstein
         people you can invite. You may not know them, they may                   Thursday, 2 Adar I
         be from a different generation or they may daven in a                Michele Wolf for Philip Berman
         different GNS minyan than you do, but we are all part of   E      Farzin Khorramian for Gity Khorramian
         the same GNS family. Hachnasat Orchim - welcoming                         Friday, 3 Adar I
         guests into your home - is a big mitzvah!            I            Leon Schwechter for Israel Schwechter
         BNEI AKIVA SHLUCHOT                                                                                      Saturday, 4 Adar I
         Please welcome Liron and Shira to your homes for Shabbat   T          Donna Hecht for David Gad
         meals. The meal train link is: https://rb.gy/wlebp5               Rabbi Dale Polakoff for Lenora Rosen
                                                                              Milton Mitzner for Anne Shapiro
         SISTERHOOD NEWS                                      S                    Sunday, 5 Adar I
         Pre-order your 2022 National Mahjongg League Cards                  Hal Chadow for Beatrice Feldman

         through the Sisterhood. For more information, please                      Monday, 6 Adar I
         contact Cynthia Wiesenfeld at cwiesenfeld@verizon.net.              Gerda Weissfeld for Max Weissfeld
         Deadline is January 24, 2022.                                      Arthur Kirsch for Charles Zuckerman
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