AFFILIATIONS

DULUTH AREA LINKS

  • Baeumler-Kaplan Holocaust Memorial Lecture Series - The Baeumler-Kaplan Holocaust Commemoration is an annual event in the College of Liberal Arts.
  • CHUM - CHUM provides core social safety net programs which include emergency food, shelter, advocacy, and outreach to over 7,000 hungry, homeless and low-income people each year.
  • Oreck-Alpern Interreligious Forum
  • Twin Ports Jewish Young Adults - Find us on Facebook. We are a diverse group of young adult Jews (20's and 30's) in the Twin Ports. You don't have to be a Temple member (or Temple goer). We look to make connections between people looking for food, conversation, and general amusement.

SUMMER AND GAP YEAR PROGRAMS FOR CHILDREN, TEENS AND YOUNG ADULTS

  • OSRUI - Olin-Sang-Ruby Union Institute (Reform movement summer camp)
  • Camp JRF - Reconstructionist movement summer camp
  • Herzl Camp - Independent trans-denominational Jewish summer camp
  • Campship application [Please contact Temple Israel office for scholarship forms and information]
  • Tivnu - Summer programs for high schoolers and gap year program for new high school grads to work on home building and other social justice projects in Portland, Oregon

Jewish Cemeteries in Duluth, MN

  • Adas Israel Chevra Fadisha Cemetery - 4820 Howard Gnesen Rd, Duluth MN 55803   -   Map
  • Tifereth Israel Cemetery - 4820 Howard Gnesen Rd, Duluth MN 55803-  Map

MISCELLANEOUS JEWISH LINKS

WEEKLY PARSHA LINKS

  • Parsha Thoughts & More - Rachel Anisfeld holds a PhD in Rabbinic Literature from the University of Pennsylvania. Her new book is Sustain Me With Raisin-Cakes: Pesikta deRav Kahana and the Popularization of Rabbinic Judaism (Brill, 2009). She lives in Albany, NY.
  • Shabbat Shalom from Rabbi Shlomo Riskin - Weekly parasha commentaries from modern Orthodox perspective. Rabbi Riskin is an American born rabbi who resides in Israel.
  • Reform Voices of Torah - Weekly parasha commentary from the Union for Reform Judaism
  • Weekly Social Justice Torah Commentary - "Dvar Tzedek" is a weekly Torah commentary from American Jewish World Service that applies lessons from the weekly Torah portion to issues of social justice. Commentators come from a variety of Jewish movements and backgrounds.
  • Torah from JTSA - Text of and commentary about the weekly portion from the Jewish Theological Seminary of America (Conservative rabbinical school in New York City)
  • Hadesh Yameinu: Renew Our Days -- Weekly Torah Discussions - Parashat Hashavua reflections by Reconstructionist Rabbi Ron Aigen of Congregation Dorshei Emet, Montreal

DULUTH JEWISH HISTORY RESOURCES

  • "My Jews of Duluth" by Len Traubman - a family history of the earliest Jewish settlers in Duluth
  • Remembering an earlier Duluth - Reminiscences of Ernestine Traubman (1906-2009)
  • History of Jewish Immigration to Duluth - Video of a presentation by Temple Israel member Bob Goldish on the history of Jewish immigration to Duluth. The presentation took place in July 2011 at the Duluth Art Institute.
  • Friends of B'nai Abraham - a living heritage of Jewish life on the Iron Range and in Northern Minnesota

LEARNING HEBREW

SPIRITUAL PREPARATION FOR THE DAYS OF AWE

Sources on Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur and meditations for Elul