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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
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HURRY! Pre-Thanksgiving SCRIP CARD Sale!!

  • Posted on November 9, 2018
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It’s that time again!  Help CSOA earn money by buying scrip cards for Woodman’s, Festival and/or Kwik Trip:  By no later than Monday, November 12th, please email Roger Ziff at cziff@charter.net telling him how many $50 and $100 cards for each store you want (you can also get $500 cards for Kwik Trip).  Roger will deliver your cards later that week.  Continue Reading »

It’s Late Summer Scrip Card Sale Time!

  • Posted on August 15, 2018
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It’s that time again!  Help CSOA earn money by buying scrip cards for Woodman’s, Festival and/or Kwik Trip:  By no later than Wednesday, August 22nd, please email Roger Ziff at cziff@charter.net telling him how many $50 and $100 cards for each store you want (you can also get $500 cards for Kwik Trip).  Roger will deliver your cards the following week.  Continue Reading »

The Old JWL Cookbook is New Again!

  • Posted on July 22, 2018
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The JWL cookbook from the mid-1980s has been scanned and posted on our website.  You can find the link on the JWL page or simply click here.  Enjoy!

July 29: Celebration of Learning and Community

  • Posted on July 16, 2018
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                                                  The program will include our folk dancer extraordinaire Barb Nagel teaching a simple Hebrew song and leading circle dancing for all who may want to participate. 

Let’s all SHARE THE BOUNTY!

  • Posted on July 2, 2018
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CSOA is entering its 9th season of support for SHARE THE BOUNTY, a program of Compassionate Community Faith Alliance (CCFA). We collect and share nature’s marvelous produce at the Farmer’s Market in Onalaska, alternating Sundays with about 10 other religious congregations. We are told that our yearly CSOA crew is always attentive, friendly and appreciated. Continue Reading »

Summertime Scrip Card Sale!!!

  • Posted on June 12, 2018
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It’s that time again!  Help CSOA earn money by buying scrip cards for Woodman’s, Festival and/or Kwik Trip:  By no later than Sunday, June 17th, please email Roger Ziff at cziff@charter.net telling him how many $50 and $100 cards for each store you want (you can also get $500 cards for Kwik Trip).  Roger will deliver your cards the following week.  Continue Reading »

Congregation Grateful for Chain of Dedication and Gratitude This Memorial Day

  • Posted on May 30, 2018
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To have a Memorial Day at the Jewish Cemetery in La Crosse without an American flag was simply unthinkable to Rabbi Saul Prombaum. But it looked like that would occur within 90 minutes of the annual observance that includes prayers for the dead and prayers for our government. What he found instead was a “chain Continue Reading »

Warm Weather Scrip Card Sale!  

  • Posted on April 12, 2018
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Warmer weather should be upon us, nu?  Help CSOA earn money by buying scrip cards for Woodman’s, Festival and/or Kwik Trip:  By no later than Thursday, April 19th, please email Roger Ziff at cziff@charter.net telling him how many $50 and $100 cards for each store you want (you can also get $500 cards for Kwik Trip).  Roger will deliver your cards Continue Reading »

Linda Levinson’s exhibit: “The Hidden Souls of Books”

  • Posted on February 9, 2018
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CSOA community member (and UW-L Associate Professor of Art) Linda Levinson has an exhibit at the Madison Central Library entitled “The Hidden Souls of Books”.  The exhibit consists of a series of photograms (camera-less images) made on cyanotype and silver photographic paper from books — the very presence and feel of which inspired her with Continue Reading »

Cold Weather Scrip Card Sale!

  • Posted on January 7, 2018
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Help CSOA earn money by buying scrip cards for Woodman’s, Festival and/or Kwik Trip:  By no later than this Sunday, January 14th, please email Roger Ziff at cziff@charter.net telling him how many $50 and $100 cards for each store you want (you can also get $500 cards for Kwik Trip).  Roger will deliver your cards the following week.  You can mail your Continue Reading »