Rosh Hashanah Service Schedule

Wednesday September 20
Evening Service – 7:30pm

Thursday September 21
Morning Service – 10:00am
Children’s Service – 11:15am – 12:00pm
Dairy/Veggie/Fish Potluck – 12:00pm
Tashlich & Dessert at Wilson Park – 2:30pm

Friday September 22
Morning Service – 8:30am
Kiddush & Refreshments – 11:00am
Service continues – 11:30am
Dairy/Veggie Potluck following service – 2:30pm

Sisterhood/Chai Mitzvah

Shabbat Service & Dinner

Friday, September 8, 6:30-8:30 pm

Please join us in celebrating Shabbat and the completion of Chai Mitzvah studies by eleven dedicated students.  Our guest that evening will be Jennifer Daley, 1st VP of WRJ-Southwest District.  She will speak during service.

RSVP required for the sisterhood-sponsored dinner. Email or call Sharon Berman at or 870-208-5454.

Energizing Sisterhood/WRJ Awareness

Saturday, September 9, 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

Open to all sisterhood members – If you are interested in making our sisterhood more fun and more meaningful, you won’t want to miss this workshop with Jennifer Daley. Please RSVP to Sharon for planning purposes, including lunch.

Crystal Bridges & Dinner on Square

Saturday, September 9, 2:30 – 7:30 pm

Share your favorite art periods and the amazing outdoors Chihuly “In the Woods” installation with Jennifer Daley.  Dinner following, on Bentonville Square.  Please RSVP to Sharon or 870-208-5454.

NOTE: Sisterhood members can choose September 9 MORNING or AFTERNOON activities or DO BOTH.  But please RSVP your plans.


Temple Shalom Labor Day BBQ

Join us on Monday, September 4th at 12:00 pm

at Temple Shalom 

We will have hot dogs,
(Vegetarian dogs also provided)
Chips, Salad, and Watermelon.

Donations appreciated but not required.

Bring your family and friends!  We look forward to seeing you there!


During the Temple Shalom Labor Day Picnic, we will welcome the newest members of our Jewish community.  Faith and Russell Ashley, and their daughter Sarah, recently completed their conversion to Judaism.  This is our opportunity to say Mazel Tov!


Torah Study September 2017

Saturday, September 2

Deuteronomy 21:10-25:19
Haftarah:  Isaiah 54:1-54:10

Saturday, September 9

Deuteronomy 26:1-29:8
Haftarah:  Isaiah 60:1-60:22
Torah leader:  TBD

Saturday, September 16

Deuteronomy 29:9-31:30
Isaiah 61:10-63:9; 55:6-56:8
Torah leader:  TBD

Saturday, September 23  (PLEASE NOTE TIME CHANGE 2:00 – 4:00)

Deuteronomy 32:1-32:52
Shabbat Shuva
Haftarah: Hosea 14:2-10; Micah 7:18-20; Joel 2:15-27
Torah leader: TBD

Israeli Scouts Are Coming July 18-19

Mark your calendars. Tell your friends, Jews and non-Jews alike.  The Israeli Scouts are coming Friday, July 21. There will be an Israeli food potluck at 6:30 followed by their wonderfully, entertaining program at 8:00. We also need host families for Friday night for scouts to stay in Temple Member’s Homes.

Please RSVP to Stanley at or 479-283-0942 to let him know (a) how many are coming to the potluck and what Israeli food you will be bringing and (b) if you would like to host a scout for Friday night. Please check out the short video below.