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Congregation Sons of Abraham

The heart of Jewish life in the La Crosse area for over 100 years

1820 Main Street, La Crosse, WI 54601
(608) 784-2708 |csoarabbi@gmail.com

Events

End of School Year Kiddush Luncheon May 11

The last family Shabbat service of the 2012-2013 school year is May 11. A Kiddush luncheon will follow. Come honor our teachers and students. Celebrate the accomplishments of our graduating high school seniors. Adults:            $6 Kids:               $4 For further information, contact Keren by email or phone (608-784-7648). RSVP by posting a comment below no later Continue Reading »

Israeli Independence Day Kiddush Luncheon April 20th

  PLEASE JOIN OUR CSOA COMMUNITY TO CELEBRATE ISRAELI INDEPENDENCE DAY Kiddush Luncheon after services Saturday, April 20th. New members: free Adults: $8 Kids:   $4 For further information, contact Jane by email or phone (608-519-0688).  RSVP by posting a comment below by Monday, April 15th.  

Sam Harris, child survivor of the Holocaust, to speak at Viterbo Thursday, April 11, 7:00 pm

  • Posted on March 21, 2013
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On Thursday April 11th at 7:00 p.m., Holocaust survivor Sam Harris, a child survivor of the Holocaust, will speak at  the Viterbo Fine Arts Center.  His presentation is made possible by the D.B. Reinhart Institute for Leadership in Ethics.  The program is open to the community and free-of-charge. Mr. Harris will be in La Crosse Continue Reading »

CSOA to Honor Susan Hessel on Sunday, April 7, 11 am

  • Posted on March 21, 2013
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Annual Yom HaShoah (Holocaust) Commemoration and Educator Recognition Sunday, April 7 at 11 am On Sunday, April 7th at 11 a.m. in the synagogue, in observance of the Holocaust Week of Remembrance (April 7-14), Susan Hessel  will be honored with this year’s Gregory P. Wegner Excellence  in Holocaust Education leaf on our Tree of Life Continue Reading »

Shabbat Services/Dinner March 8 at 6:15 pm

On Friday evening, March 8th, we will have a Shabbat Dinner following services at 6:15 p.m.  To RSVP, please use the form below no later than Wednesday, March 6.  If you have special dietary considerations, please make them known at the time of your reservation. Charges are as follows:  Adults: $9, Children under 12: $5, College Students: Free.

CSOA to host Neighborhood Social Monday, Feb. 11

  • Posted on February 6, 2013
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CSOA to host Love Your Neighborhood Social Monday, February 11, 6 to 8 pm.

In and Around La Crosse: MLK Community Celebration at Viterbo, Jan. 21

  • Posted on January 16, 2013
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Please follow this link for the MLK Poster  

Special Kiddush Luncheon for Adam & Yifat Levenstein

Please join us for a special Kiddush/Appreciation Luncheon following Shabbat services (at a special early time:  9:30 a.m.) on Saturday, January 12th. The Kiddush/Luncheon will express our appreciation, thanks, and best wishes to Adam and Yifat as they make their final preparations to move to Appleton.  Adults: $9.00, Children (under 12): $5.00.  Please RSVP below Continue Reading »

Hanukkah Party and Dinner!

Join us on Sunday, December 9th at 6:00pm for Family Fun Game Night to celebrate Hanukkah! Adults and children will gather and light the second candle together as a community. Please bring your menorah, to increase the shine. List of games: Jewish Charades Dreidel Tournament Chutzpah (Monopoly-like Jewish board game) Poker Torah Slides and Ladders Continue Reading »

Adult Discussion Group

  • Posted on November 1, 2012
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We are an informal discussion group whose purpose is to come to a better understanding of Jewish thought, practice and tradition.  We are discussing the book,  A Book of Life: Embracing Judaism as a Spiritual Practice by Michael Strassfeld.  We meet at 325 S 21st at 10:30 AM on days that Sunday School meets, and Continue Reading »