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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 |


March 22: Kiddush to honor Robin and Alan

Our Kiddush luncheon on Saturday, March 22nd, following services, will  honor Robin and Alan Krumholz for their many contributions to the CSOA community over the years, and to wish them good health, blessings and happiness in North Carolina.  Please RSVP (below) no later than Wednesday, March 19.  Questions should be directed to Keren, at  

Anne Frank Multimedia Play Jan. 24-26 at La Crescent High School

  • Posted on January 9, 2014
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“‘And Then They Came for Me’ will teach viewers far more than can be learned from reading facts and figures in a history book.”   Darryle Clott, Holocaust Educator, Production Director What:              And Then They Came for Me: Remembering the World of Anne Frank When:             Jan. 24th and 25th at 7:30 p.m. and Jan. 26th Continue Reading »

“Shlock Rock” is Coming to La Crosse!

  • Posted on December 29, 2013
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Please join us as we welcome Lenny Solomon and Rapper Ethan G. for an evening of contemporary Jewish music with a message for everyone. When:            Tuesday, January 7 at 6:30pm Where:           Cong. Sons of Abraham, 1820 Main Street Tickets:          At the door–Adults $15.00 / Children $8.00 Shlock Rock, an independent Jewish rock band, founded Continue Reading »

Dec. 6th: Post-Chanukah Dinner & Games!

On Friday evening, December 6, the Jewish Women’s League (JWL) invites you to a post-Chanukah Shabbat dinner and games night. Please RSVP below no later than Wednesday, December 4. Kabbalat Shabbat Service 6pm Adults:                          $9 Children under 12:     $5 College Students        Free Note: If you have special dietary considerations, please include Continue Reading »

AMOS Celebration: Sunday, Nov. 3

  • Posted on October 24, 2013
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Dear CSOA Friends, You are invited to AMOS’ 6th Anniversary Celebration on Sunday evening, November 3.  This year: an immigration theme and Latino flavor! Location:        Our Savior’s Lutheran Church, La Crosse Date:               Sunday November 3, 2013 Time:               6:30 to 8:30  pm Tickets:          $20.00 per person.  Pre-event purchase or pay at the door. The program will Continue Reading »

Msgr. McGarty & Rabbi Prombaum Dialog, Oct. 21, Weber Center

  • Posted on October 3, 2013
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MSGR. BERNARD MCGARTY AND RABBI SIMCHA PROMBAUM TO SHARE INTERRELIGIOUS DIALOGUE ON FAITH AND REASON AT WEBER CENTER OCT. 21   LA CROSSE, Wis.— Msgr. Bernard McGarty and Rabbi Simcha Prombaum will be at the Weber Center later this month discussing death, atheism, euthanasia, science, money, poverty, the holocaust, the future of religion, and other Continue Reading »

2013 Corned Beef Deli Box Sale

  • Posted on September 26, 2013
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Dear Community Members: This year, the JWL’s Corned Beef Deli Box Sale is Friday, October 25th and we’re looking forward to selling 800 box lunches. Here’s how you can help make it a success! Here are links for the publicity flyer and order form that we’ll be using for the sale. Please print and distribute Continue Reading »

AMOS Celebration Sun., Nov. 3

  • Posted on September 25, 2013
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The AMOS Fall Celebration is Sunday November 3, 2013 at 6:30 pm at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church. Also, AMOS is selling ads for the yearbook so anyone who is interested should contact Maureen Freedland or Heidi Blanke.  Ads range between $50-$400, depending upon size. Also, for $10, a person or business can be recognized in the Continue Reading »

Post-Yom Kippur Break Fast…

Yom Kippur Break Fast – Prepayment appreciated – RSVP below… CSOA’s annual break fast will be held in the evening on Saturday, September 14 after Yom Kippur services.  As we do not collect any money at the end of Yom Kippur, we ask that you prepay $9.00 per person by check.  Your check should be Continue Reading »

Monday, Aug. 12: AMOS Garden Produce Demonstration

  • Posted on August 9, 2013
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A question was asked at CSOA’s Annual Town Hall Meeting in June:  “What to do with kohlrabi?”  Join us for some fun learning more about — and sampling — fresh garden produce from local farmer’s markets.  CSOA volunteers have again this year graciously joined with other congregations to “Share the Bounty” collecting fresh fruits and Continue Reading »