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  • "Building Resilience After Tragedy," For The Community, May 5

    Congregation Adath Israel of Newtown and the Newtown Interfaith Clergy Association will host a talk by Rabbi Seth and Sherri Mandell on Sunday, May 5 at 4:30 pm. Their talk, “Building Resilience After Tragedy — A Guide for the Individual and the Community,” will take place at Adath Israel, 115 Huntingtown Road.

  • Bingo

    Bingo, doors open 4:30 pm, games begin at 5, Congregation Adath Israel, 115 Huntingtown Road, $8 for 6-card Bingo sheet, $16 for 12-card sheet, all ages welcome, food & drinks available for purchase (free coffee), proceeds benefit synagogue; 203-459-0089.

  • Bingo At Congregation Adath Israel, March 24

    Congregation Adath Israel, 115 Huntingtown Road, will host its next Bingo event on Sunday, March 24.

    Doors open at 4:30, and games begin promptly at 5. Admission is free, and food and drinks will be available for purchase. Coffee is free.

    A few changes have been made for the next afternoon of games: while there still be the chance to win big cash prizes, organizers have reduced the total number of games played in order to reduce total playing time. Organizers have also changed some of the games so that a winner can be found faster.

  • "Violence, Loss and Emotional Healing: A Buddhist Perspective," March 13 At Adath Israel

    "It is far better to light a candle than to curse the darkness."

    —HH Tenzin Gyatso, the 14th Dalai Lama

    The first of the Four Noble Truths taught by the historical Buddha affirmed the reality of human suffering. The Buddha went on to outline a methodology for transforming negative emotions of anger, despair, and helplessness into a path of active compassion toward oneself and others.