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Save the Date! Dec 5: A Havdallah Pre-Channukah Night of Music and Stories w/Rabbi Shawn Zevit and Rabbi Menachem Creditor



Featuring Rabbi Shawn Zevit

and Rabbi Menachem Creditor

Havdallah followed by concert

Saturday, December 5, 2009

8:30PM sharp, Tickets/Donations at the Door $5

Congregation Netivot Shalom

1316 University Ave.
Berkeley, CA 94702

Call  (510) 549-9447 for details


A portion of ticket sales will go to Tzedakah,

and a percentage of CD sales will go to          

Rabbi Menachem Creditor

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