Shavuot
at CLTC
Shavuot: June 8 - 10, 2019
Message from the Rabbi
3,331 years ago, the children of Israel stood as one nation at the foot of the Mount Sinai and received the Torah from G‑d. Each year on the holiday of Shavuot, this historic event is re-lived as the Ten Commandments are read from the Torah.
At CLTC, we offer many events for your entire family to celebrate with us. Please join us for the annual Ten Commandments reading and Ice cream party.
You can find more information about the holiday and our programming below.
Wishing you a happy Shavuot,
Rabbi Mendel Shmotkin
 
 
 
Service Schedule
Shabbat - June 8th

Candle lighting time: 9:23 pm
All Night Learning: 11:00 pm @ Shmotkin home - 2401 W Daphne Rd

Sunday - June 9th
Morning Services: 9:30 am @ CLTC
10 Commandments reading: 10:45 am
Sumptuous Dairy Kiddush to follow
Candle lighting time: 9:24 pm
Monday - June 10th
Morning Services: 9:30 am
Yizkor Memorial Service: 11:00 am
Kiddush: 11:00 am
Yom Tov Ends: 9:24pm
Join us for services at 6791 N. Green Bay Rd, Glendale, WI
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Please join us at Rabbi Mendel's home - 2401 W Daphne Rd. for an all-night learning session.
We will prepare for the Torah with the age-old tradition of learning until late in the night. Enjoy deeper insight into the experience at Mount Sinai and its relevance to our lives.
We hope to see you there!
Plenty of coffee and refreshments!
 

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Come with your entire family to CLTC - 6791 N Green Bay Rd. to hear the 10 Commandments read from the Torah, as it was read on Mount Sinai!
Our Sages explain that before G‑d gave the Torah to the Jewish People, He demanded guarantors. The people suggested our forefathers, Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob; but these were not sufficient. They cited many other great leaders and people but G‑d did not accept them either! Finally, they declared, "Our children will be our guarantors!" G‑d immediately accepted and agreed to give them the Torah.
The Jewish Children were — and still are — the guarantors and transmitters of the Torah. Our commitment to their education has always been the best assurance to the continuity of Torah and Mitzvoth . When G‑d gave the Torah on Mt. Sinai, every Jewish child was present. Let us ensure that our children will be there this year too!
Followed by a Kiddush including ice cream, cheese cakes, & a gourmet dairy buffet. 
 
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Shavuot Picks
Shavuot is a time when we recommit ourselves to Torah study, and affirm our membership in the Jewish nation. Take a few moments and read some interesting and new handpicked Shavuot features from our site. You’ll find something to share with your family, and perhaps gain a new perspective on Shavuot.