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A Night of Magic & Mentalism

Saturday, April 6, 2019- A Night of "Magic & Mentalism" Doors open at 8:00 pm, Show: 8:30-10:00 pm, Tickets: $36.00 per person "BYOD" (Bring Your Own Drinks!) NOTE: wine & champagne need a KOSHER label, light snacks provided. [ more ]

Adult Education Movie "Run Boy ERun"

Sunday, April 28, 2pm, RUN BOY RUN!"Winner of multiple awards, and based on the much-acclaimed book, "Run Boy Run" is the true, miraculous story of a Jewish 9-year old who manages to survive, on his own, in Nazi-occupied Poland. [ more ]

Family Game Night! Erev Cinco De Mayo!

May 4th, 7:30 to 9:30 PM, Family Game Night! Erev Cinco De Mayomore ]

24th Annual Or Shalom Golf Tournament!

Monday, June 3, 2019; 8:00 AM -  Register Today for the 24th Annual Or Shalom Golf Tournament at the Orange Hills Country Club! [ more ]

March - April 2019 Newsletter

Night of Mentalism, Golf, Purim, Membership Raffle, YAHAD and [ more ]

Coffee & Learn

Wednesdays, 11:00 - Noon-  Enjoy this class lead by the Rabbi.  LAST CLASS IS APRIL 3RD [ more ]

Taste of Shabbat

Friday, March 8th, 7pm, Join us on Friday evening, for our third annual "Taste of Shabbat", [ more ]

Let's Get Real About the Annual Campaign

Let's Get Real About | Annual Campaign
On 12/21 an individual who chooses to remain anonymous has offered to match the amount of each new campaign pledge from any Member who has not yet contributed to this year's Annual Campaign. Their matching contribution will be made in honor/memory of Marty Zwerdling. [ more ]

Adult Education Movie - Three Identical Strangers

Sunday, February 10 @ 2:00 pm- The true story of identical Jewish triplets who were separated at birth, adopted by three different families and reunited by an astonishing coincidence!
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In response to the recent anti-Semitic, homophobic and racist rhetoric and actions that have been reported at the Amity High School, we, the members of the Clergy of the Town of Orange stand together and condemn any and all such language and express our profound sadness that students in the Amity School System are being subjected to these hurtful words and symbols of hate. We find these actions gravely offensive and totally unacceptable. [ more ]

Person of the Year 2018

We believe we found just that in a group of young people who, when targeted by a spate of antisemitic attacks, stood up, spoke out and resolved to play a leading role in confronting an issue that is becoming more and more prevalent in our schools. [ more ]

January - February 2019 Newsletter

Annual Campaign, Adult Eduation Winter Movies, Sisterhood Shabbat, Men's Club Whisky Tasting and [ more ]

Adult Education Movie - Wonder

Sunday, January 13, 2018, 12:30 pm - Our Adult Education Committee will be showing WONDER, August Pullman was born with a facial difference that, up until now, has prevented him from going to a mainstream school. [ more ]


Friday, November 2, 2018, 7:00 pm, SHABBAT OF SOLIDARITY & HEALING- As we grapple with the disaster that befell us all last Shabbat, let us come together as Americans and as Jews, to send a message: We refuse to surrender to evil; we refuse to be intimidated by hate. [ more ]

A Funny Thing Happened On the Way To ...

Saturday, October 13, 2018 - Mark your calendars for our Fourth Annual Comedy Night! Doors Open 7:00 PM  - Cocktail Reception: 7:15 PM - Comedy Show at 8:30PM. General admission tickets are $39per person. Premium seating tickets are $54 per person. [ more ]

Sisterhood Events

We cordially invite you to become a member of Or Shalom's vibrant Sisterhood. We are comprised of young moms, empty nesters, working women, stay-at-home moms and volunteers. We are an organization committed to supporting our synagogue and having fun too! We welcome you to join us in making this another fun and amazing year! [ more ]

12th Annual Kristallnacht Program

In the fall of 1943, an attorney in the Treasury Department, named Josiah DuBois, slipped into the State Department files and made a startling discovery that confirmed his worst fears. [ more ]

November- December 2018 Newsletter

Kristallnacht, Interfaith Service, Coffee & Learn, Annual Campaign, Hanuakah and [ more ]

Latkes and Magic

Friday, December 7, 2018 -  Join us on for a fun-filled evening for Hanukah celebration. [ more ]

September - October 2018 Newsletter

Comedy Night, High Holiday Information, A Special Birthday and [ more ]

Shabbat at the Gazebo

Friday, August 31, 2018 at 7:00 pm - Join us as we hold our annual outdoor Friday night Shabbat Service in the Gazebo at High Plains Community Center! The Rabbi will bring his guitar and lead us in a joyful "sing-along" service. [ more ]

Men's Club Events

Men's Club Events [ more ]

Blood Drive

Wednesday,July 25 2018- The Red Cross encourages eligible donors to be-come hometown heroes and answer the call of patients inneed by donating blood. [ more ]

May- June 2018 Newsletter

Shavuot, Membership Raffle, Gold & Tennis Tournament and [ more ]

Shabbat on the Beach

Friday, July 27 at 7:00 pm.  Come to our third annual Shabbat service on the beach! The service will begin at 7pm. Feel free to arrive earlier - & bring a picnic if you like! This service will take place at Gulf Beach, Milford. (Coming from the Synagogue, drive to the former ShopRite on the corner of Cherry St & Gulf St ...turn left onto Gulf St... Proceed till you arrive at the beach. Set your GPS for #460, Gulf St) Look for us on the beach alongside the inlet, to the right of the Goody's concession. Men's Club members will welcome you and point to where we'll be. (Men's Club is coordinating the event). If you'd like to join a carpool to the beach please be at the Synagogue by 6:15 pm, or call Allen Cohen, President of Men's Club at 203.288.5011. Please dress casually! (The rabbi will be tieless and shoeless!) IMPORTANT: PLEASE BRING A BLANKET OR BEACH CHAIR! AND PLEASE BRING HATS! (Yarmulkas fly away!) [ more ]

Or Shalom Rummage Sale

Thursday July 12 from 6-8 p.m.Friday & Sunday July 13, 15 , 20, & 22 from 9:00 am-2:00pm, Rummage Sale! We need you to please start collecting clean and usable household items and gently worn clothing for our sale.

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1) Use of our kitchens must be scheduled in advance with the Synagogue office.

2) Only unopened foods displaying a recognized Kosher symbol, or foods prepared by a recognized Kosher caterer are allowed into the Synagogue. [ more ]

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