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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 |lacrosse.rabbi@gmail.com

Events

October 1st Conference on Children & Poverty

  • Posted on September 27, 2012
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Come and participate in an October 1st Children-Poverty Community Conversation to learn how you can get involved, and to offer your ideas to increase community awareness and involvement.

Gila Drazen to co-officiate at Yom Kippur Services

  • Posted on September 25, 2012
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United Synagogue’s Gila Drazen Joins Barbara Nagel and Rabbi Prombaum to Provide an Enriching Yom Kippur Experience for CSOA Worshippers. Gila Drazen is thrilled to be joining the Sons of Abraham community for Yom Kippur 5773, returning to her maternal roots in Wisconsin (her mother is a native of Sheboygan). Gila currently resides in New Continue Reading »

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.