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North Hawaii Chavurah Event: Erev Shabbat gathering Friday, March 13 – PLEASE READ CHANGES

I hope everyone is keeping well and taking necessary precautions to stay healthy.
In light of the corona virus outbreak, I am changing our usual routine to help keep everyone as safe as possible. We will NOT have a potluck and will meet at 6:40pm to to give you all time to eat dinner prior to gathering. We will do candle lighting, Kiddish and Challah (it will be sliced and passed around) at the start of our gathering and then do our program with some shabbat songs and our featured speaker (see below). One possibility is to bring your own food – picnic style, take it down to the beach in time to watch the sunset, which is at 6:30pm. We can meet at 6pm just to the right of the path as you enter the beach, then go back up to No 3 for the shabbat blessings and program starting at 6:40pm. Please also greet people with air hugs, fist bumps or foot tapping.
This way we can still meet but hopefully stay protected from passing anything on. If you are ill, please stay home.
We are fortunate to have Rachel Shinnar as our featured speaker.
Rachel S. Shinnar, earned her MS & PhD in Administration at UNLV (University of Nevada Las Vegas). Rachel has been teaching in the College of Business at Appalachian State University in North Carolina since 2004. The courses she reaches include Organizational Behavior, Human Resource Management, Hospitality & Tourism Management, International Business and Leadership. Her research explores various topics in entrepreneurship including entrepreneurship education, entrepreneurial intentions and motivations, as well as female / minority entrepreneurship. Rachel is spending her Sabbatical on Big Island with her children Liad and Maya.
Rachel was born and raised in Israel.

Shavuah Tov

Vivienne Aronowitz

North Hawaii Chavurah coordinator.