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Purim Shalach Manot Order Deadline-Wednesday March 12
Please remember to place your Shalach Manot (see your personal email from Lydia Currie) orders by midnight on WEDNESDAY, MARCH 12TH. Do not forget your child's ECEC and Religious School teachers! Just go to http://www.happypurim.com and enter your family's login code, also found in the Shalach Manot email. If you did not receive your email or do not see a Temple member's name in the online Shalach Manot order list, please contact Lydia Currie at 864-292-4749.
ShalomFest Volunteer Sign Up, Bake Sale, Silent Auction
Attention ShalomFest volunteers! ShalomFest’14 is quickly approaching! We hope you are getting as excited as we are. Here are a few reminders: Pre-Festival Bake Sale: Once again we are offering tasty baked goods for sale prior to ShalomFest! This year there will be at least three items offered for sale: 1) Apple cake; 2) Assorted pastries; and 3) KUGEL!! We are also considering a box of Passover-appropriate desserts. Be on the lookout for more details and an order form. We are hoping everyone will sell at least 2 items this year – the desserts freeze well, and we discovered last year that they were popular with people wanting to bring treats to work. Volunteers sign up here! Scheduling of volunteers is well underway. Please visit this link:Volunteers sign up here!
or 787-4789 to schedule your time and location. We will have two shifts (10:30am-1:30;1:30-4:30pm) plus an additional overlapping shift in the food area during the busy lunch hours. We also need assistance with setup and cleanup as well as people to put up posters and yard signs! If you don’t contact Jess, she will contact you – please don’t say no. We need your help. Silent Auction: Do you have anything you can contribute to our silent auction? Or do you know people who do? Help us out by soliciting donations. Our goal this year is to have at least 80 items! Jewelry, museum and theater tickets, spa gift cards, restaurant gift cards, anything else food or drink-related, hotel stays, artwork, home décor items – all these make great auction items.
for details and paperwork to provide to donors. See you on April 6!!
The BEST Passover Items for the BEST Seder-TOI Gift Shop
Our Passover shipments are starting to arrive! We have the best seller, the 30 Minute Seder haggadah, awesome seder plates ranging from disposable to family heirloom. Also, handmade Matza and Afikomen covers made by SisterSnowflakes. Please stop by our Gift Shop to see our selection! Don't forget to place your Personalized Haggadah order no later than March 31!
Megillah Palooza-J-YUP Purim Party-Saturday March 15
or go to meetup.com/J-YUP-Group/events/169094712/ to RSVP and get directions *There will be a ton of games setup around the Charna household, including Xbox Kinect, poker, and a number of other board games. Come hungry and ready to eat and drink. Plenty of hamantaschens for all! Costumes are not mandatory, but are highly recommended! When in doubt, come dressed in GREEN since Monday is St. Patrick’s Day.
Purim Play & Carnival-Sunday March 16
Purim-Justice League of Persia! Come dressed as your favorite Superhero for our Superhero themed Purim Play & Carnival! What: Megillah Reading followed by Purim Carnival Bring your Purim for Pasta Grogger to make some noise (all pasta will be collected & donated to the United Ministries Food Bank) Time: 10:30am
Men's Club-NCAA Tournament Night March 23
All men of The Temple of Israel are invited to join the Men's Club for a fun night of NCAA Tournament watching
March 23rd, 2014 at 7:00pm @ Buffalo Wild Wings 1125 Woodruff Rd #1300 Greenville, SC 29607
Also, if you are interested in a "Bracket Challenge", Click here to visit the CBS challenge link First, you will need to register your own CBS account. Then, you will be directed to the Temple's challenge page. The password there is, Rabbi.
Calling all ROMEOS-Thursdays at 11am
Who: Former, Current and Future "ROMEO'S" Where: Stax Omega on Orchard Park Rd. When: Thursdays @ 11:00am
BABS-Mens Club & Bagels-Last Friday of each month
BABSis a Men's Breakfast Club that was put together a couple of years ago. The purpose of the group is just for guys from both congregations and unaffiliated to get together and schmooze over breakfast at Greenfield's Bagels and Deli. We meet the last Friday of every month at 8am.
Our next meeting will be held Friday, February 28th @ 8:00am
The TOI Gift Shop is now an affiliate with Judaism.com and the Temple of Israel is an affliliate with Amazon.com. A portion of your purchase goes to benefit the TOI Gift Shop and the Temple with no additional cost to you! Start from this page on our website each time you shop or create a bookmark the first time you click on theAmazon.com or Judaism.com link for future purchases. Thank you for supporting us!
Order your Personalized Haggadahs today! Deadline: Monday March 31
How do I order my Haggadahs?
*Visit www.PersonalizedHaggadahs.com and *Select Temple of Israel from the “pull down” menu at checkout. *Personalized Haggadahs are just $11.50 each. Order one for each guest! Makes a great gift, too! *Your personalized Haggadahs will be shipped directly to you within weeks (there’s guaranteed delivery prior to Passover for those late orders).