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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

Friday night service and Dinner—March 23rd

  • Posted on March 16, 2012
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Kabbalat Shabbat 6:15 pm followed by dinner. Adults $9, Children 12 and under are $5. RSVP to Keren Prombaum, prombaum@charter.net / 608-784-7648, no later than Wednesday, March 21. No money will be collected on the Sabbath. Please send your dinner checks PAYABLE TO JWL to Sara Levenstein, c/o CSOA, 1820 Main Street, La Crosse, WI Continue Reading »

Purim Carnival — Sunday, March 11

  • Posted on March 2, 2012
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COMMUNITY PURIM CARNIVAL AND LUNCH…BRING ON THE HAMENTASCHEN AND HOT DOGS! Sunday, March 11th, noon to 2 pm Admission: 1 non-perishable food item for WAFER We will be accepting cash and check donations for the CSOA Matzo fund.

Purim Megillah reading — Wednesday, March 7

  • Posted on March 2, 2012
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COMMUNITY  READ-ALONG MEGILLAH READING…BRING A LOUD NOISE MAKER Wednesday, March 7th at 7:00 PM Admission: 1 non-perishable food item for WAFER We will be accepting cash and check donations for New Horizons Women’s Shelter

Check out the gift shop’s spring display this Sunday!

  • Posted on February 24, 2012
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Only two more shopping Sundays before the Megillah (Purim March 7th), and five Sundays left to plan for your seder (Passover April 6th).  There is still time to custom order any upgrades for your Seder table or gifts for your Seder hostess.  Note that the Gift shop will not be open for last minute Passover shopping Continue Reading »

Shabbat Dinner on Friday, Jan. 13th

  • Posted on January 6, 2012
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Please plan to attend a Kabbalat Service, at 6:15 pm, followed by a wonderful Shabbat Dinner, featuring Robin Krumholtz’s famous brisket! RSVP by Wednesday, January 11th, to Jane Vandervennet at  janevan02@aol.com or 608-519-0688.  Cost:  $9 (adult), $6 (children 12 and under).  Please send checks to Yifat Levenstein.  

January 1: Open House for Millie’s 90th!

  • Posted on December 11, 2011
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                                                 You are invited to an adults-only OPEN HOUSE in honor of Millie Bernstein‘s 90th birthday at Ken & Jill’s home on Sunday, January 1st, from 3 to 6 p.m.  Please RSVP to Ken and Jill by email or at 784-8204.  The party will be at 237 11th Street South, La Crosse (northeast corner of Continue Reading »

An Xmas Eve Mitzvah!

  • Posted on December 1, 2011
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Need some entertainment on Xmas eve?  Come help unload the Rotary Lights truck at WAFER Food Pantry at 10:00 p.m.  If you can operate a forklift, all the better! Contact Heidi Blanke at hblanke@gmail.com or 796-0771

Ben’s Bar Mitzvah on December 17th

  • Posted on December 1, 2011
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We hope that you will join us on December 17th, 2011 at 9:30 a.m., when our son Benjamin will be called to the Torah as a Bar Mitzvah.  Kiddush luncheon following the service. Shalom, Daniel and Jennifer Short

2011 Hanukkah Dinner

  • Posted on December 1, 2011
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The CSOA Community is coming together to create a Festival of Lights. Bring your Menorahs to CSOA on the second evening of Hanukkah We’ll light them together before our Latke and Deli Dinner!…then we’ll sing and dreydle the night away. Wednesday, December 21st, 6:00 p.m. RSVP for dinner to Jill Bernstein (784-8204 or jk@rivercityimageworks.com) by Continue Reading »

Mitzvah Opportunity: Mobile Meals (June ’12)

  • Posted on November 10, 2011
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Mitzvah Opportunity:  Save the Date! CSOA’s mobile meals delivery dates are June 17-23, 2012. If you can help, it’s not too early to let Heidi Blanke know. Phone: 608-796-0771, Email: hblanke@gmail.com