December 15, 2017 | 27 Kislev, 5778

My MJDS Story: Sue Carneol

"It is the intangibles that will stay with my family forever: proud Jewish identities, strong commitment to community, appreciation for the rhythm our lives take as we celebrate the Jewish Holidays, love of Israel, and keen responsibility for tikkun olam - repairing the world."

- Sue Carneol

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The Week In Pictures

Chanukah Pajamakah


  • Condolences to the family of Deborah Carter Berkson, wife of MJDS alumni parent Rabbi Marc Berkson, mother of Michal (Jonathan) Berkson Powell and MJDS alumni Abigail and Jesse Carter Berkson, who died on Saturday, Feb. 10. May her memory be a blessing.
  • Kudos to Evan Wolkenstein, son of MJDS staff emerita Kathy Wolkentstein, who recently won this year's Kohelet Prize for teachers who demonstrate extraordinary accomplishment in one of the six core elements of progressive Jewish education.

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MJDS 36th Anniversary Gala: Pay It Forward

Join us in the weekly mitzvah and share it with us!

  • Post it on MJDS Facebook and include #mjds36mitzvot
  • Email it to
  • Drop a description into the mensch of the week box in the chadar ochel.

Pictures are welcome!

Shabbat Sing Upcoming Special Guests
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