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Sarasota News Leader August 30, 2013 Page 102 TEMPLE EMANU-EL TO WELCOME SPEAKER FROM LEKET ISRAEL Temple Emanu-El, located at 151 McIntosh Road in Sarasota, is pleased to announce that Lauren Yoked, associate director of development for Israel's National Food Bank, Leket Israel, will speak during Shabbat services on Friday, Aug. 30, at 7:30 p.m. Members of the community are warmly invited, a news release says. 25 million pounds of produce and perishable goods for Israel's poor this year, the release notes. One million meals and an additional 1.5 million sandwiches for underprivileged children will also be prepared. During Shabbat on Aug. 30, Yoked will discuss the expanding work of Leket and the ways in which interested Sarasotans can support this organization. With the assistance of 45,000 volunteers, Leket Israel will rescue and distribute more than For more information, call 371-2788. CHJ WELCOMES THE PUBLIC TO HIGH HOLIDAYS SERVICES The Congregation for Humanistic Judaism The Humanaires — a choral group under (CHJ) will celebrate Rosh Hashanah on the direction of David Berman — is feaThursday, Sept. 5, at 10:30 a.m., followed by lunch, the Congregation has announced. tured in the service, and it "is stirring" in its presentations, the release adds. The Yom Kippur Kol Nidre Service will be at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 13, and the Reservations are required. To make one, Memorial Service/Break the Fast will be call 929-7771. at 3:30 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 14. The latter service, in English, "is moving All services are held at Unity, located at 3023 Proctor Road in Sarasota. % and relevant," a news release says. "Thousands of candles can be lighted from a single candle, and the life of the candle will not be shortened. Happiness never decreases by being shared." — Buddha QUICK TIP Share stories by clicking the icon in the menubar and choosing to share via e-mail, post to Facebook or Twitter, or many other sharing options.

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