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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

Sukkot Community Dinner, Sunday, Sept. 30

RSVP BELOW by Thursday, September 27, or call Keren Prombaum at 784-7648 Adults: $9.00         Children: $5.00 College Students attend as guests of the synagogue.

Yom Kippur break fast

Our annual break fast will be held in the evening after Yom Kippur services.  Please pre-pay by sending a check to Sara Levenstein:   $9.00 for adults and $5.00 for children under 12. Sign up below to let Carol Ziff know you will be attending.  

Operation Isaiah: bring non-perishable food

  • Posted on September 16, 2012
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WAFER is our local food shelter.  Please bring a non-perishable food on either day of Rosh Hashanah or before Kol Nidre.  Food will be collected on any day that is not Shabbat (or Yom Kippur) through the Sukkot holiday.  If the building is locked leave your food contributions by the back door.

Isaac’s Bar Mitzvah on September 22nd

  • Posted on August 25, 2012
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It is with great joy that we announce our son, Isaac Goldstein, will be called to the Torah as a Bar Mitzvah on Saturday, September 22, 2012, at 9:30 a.m. –Jason and Clara Goldstein

Genie Milgrom to Speak on April 25th

  • Posted on April 16, 2012
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My Journey in Time:  From the Spanish Inquisition to the Present — A search for Jewish Roots Join Genie Milgrom, author of My 15 Grandmothers, as she recounts her personal journey in time, researching and ultimately finding 15 grandmothers in an unbroken maternal lineage going back to the early 1500’s in a small village named Continue Reading »

CSOA to Honor Westby Area Holocaust Educator on April 15th

  • Posted on April 4, 2012
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  On Sunday, April 15th at 11 a.m. in the synagogue, in observance of the Holocaust Week of Remembrance (April 15-21), David Nelson will be honored with a leaf on our Tree of Life.  David is being recognized for his dedication to Holocaust education. David P. Nelson is an English teacher at Westby Area High Continue Reading »

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 »