Congregation Sholom will hold an in-person Passover dinner and Seder on Friday, April 15, at 5:30 p.m.
The catered kosher dinner will include mango chutney brisket or roast chicken, matzah ball soup, salad, potato, lemonade, dessert plus Passover wine. A vegetarian option is also available. The cost is $36 per person, and people can RSVP to Murray Pollack at (562) 331-3949 or murrjet@ yahoo, com. Checks can be mailed to Congregation Sholom, P.O. Box 2901, Seal Beach, CA 90740.
Congregation Sholom will hold a service on Friday, April 8, at 6:30 p.m. via Zoom with Rabbi Eric Dangott. Dangott will also lead the hybrid Saturday morning on April 9 at 10 a.m. in Clubhouse 3, Room 9, and via Zoom. To receive the Zoom link call or text Jeff Sacks at (714) 642-0122.
This week’s Torah portion is Metzora from the book of Leviticus. In this portion, God describes the purification ritual for people and homes afflicted with skin diseases. God also instructs Moses and Aaron regarding the laws of the emission of bodily fluids.
The book club will meet on Tuesday, April 19, at 7 p.m. via Zoom to finish the short story “Zeresh, His Wife.”
Yizkhor will be recited at the April 23 service. There will be a potluck on April 29.
Anyone interested in becoming a member of Congregation Sholom can call Howard Brass at (714) 396-0121 for a membership packet.