Scholar-in-Residence Danny Siegel

Scholar-in-Residence Weekend
May 11-13

Danny Siegel: Personalized Tzedakah and Tikkun Olam (Fixing the World)!

Friday, May 11

6:15 PM, Congregational Shabbat Dinner honoring our Chai Members (18+Years), with Danny Siegel as our special guest. Dinner features chicken marsala & all the trimmings (veggie/gluten free options upon request during RSVP). Please reserve your seats by April 27 (prices increase after April 27). Chai members attend free, but please RSVP. Are you a Chai member? Check the list.

7:45 PM, Erev Shabbat Service with thoughts from Danny Siegel on What Can Bruce Springsteen, Steven Spielberg, David Copperfield, Ben & Jerry, and the Late Paul Newman and Liz Taylor Teach us about Mitzvoth that We Don’t Know? (As always, no RSVP needed for services.)

Saturday, May 12

9:00 AM, Shabbat Morning Service. Danny will speak on: There’s No Such Thing as a Small Mitzvah: More than 36 (2 X Chai) Easy Ways to Make a Big Difference with Just a Little Tzedakah Money and/or a Minimum of Time, Effort, Stamina, Talents, and Personal Strengths and Preferences. Following services, the congregation is invited to an enhanced Kiddush, after which we will have a study session on: So You Fell Asleep During Services – Do You Still Count for a Minyan? (And Other Little Studied Jewish Laws and Customs).

Sunday, May 13

Danny will speak during Religious School to 4th & 5th grades on Nu? Feed the Cat and THEN Enjoy Your Waffles, and to 6th & 7th grades on My Parents Say they Want Me to be Happy, Healthy, a Mensch, and a Jew, but All They Really Want from Me Is for Me to Get GOOD GRADES.

About Danny Siegel

Danny Siegel is one of the world’s greatest experts on philanthropy. Since 1962, he has lectured in hundreds of communities on the topic of personalized Tzedakah and Tikkun Olam (Fixing the World). Danny has been referred to as a Mitzvah Maniac, The Feeling Person’s Thinker, and the Pied Piper of Tzedakah! More about Danny.