- Friday March 1, 2013 - Saturday March 2, 2013
- 7:00pm - 1:00pm
- Temple Beth Sholom, 1051 S. Tuttle Ave., Sarasota
- Group Hosting:
- Temple Beth Sholom
- Elaine Tedesco
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- Services are free; cost for March 1 dinner event
The Freund Scholar in Residence program is hosting Amy-Jill Levine, professor at Vanderbilt Divinity School and College of Arts and Sciences. Dr. Levine will be speaking at the Friday evening service on "How Jews and Christians Misunderstand Each Other." During Saturday morning service, Dr. Levine will discuss "New Perspectives on Adam and Eve" and at “Shabbat Shmooze” following the Birkat HaMazon. Services are open to the community. RSVP is required for optional dinner at 5:45 p.m. March 1.
PREP SPORTS: Thursday's Recap
Lakewood Ranch softball wins district crown. ODA tennis crowns state champs. ODA sends two to state finals. Lady Thunder win district crown.
PHOTO GALLERY: Stations of the Cross
Members of the community observed the beginning of Good Friday with the Stations of the Cross Friday, April 18. The walk was held on Main Street and was led by Fr. Fred Robinson and Rev. David Bumsted from Church of the Redeemer. More than eight churches were represented at the walk, which ended at Church of the Redeemer. "It helps people focus on what Jesus did," says Mike Dull.
PHOTO GALLERY: Braden River Library Easter Egg Hunt
Children ages 12 and under scrambled to find multi-colored plastic eggs filled with candy, April 17, at Braden River Library's Easter Egg Hunt. After attendees found all of the eggs that were tucked inside, behind and underneath books, they decorated Easter egg and bunny cutouts to take home, along with their sweet treats.
UPDATE: Napiers arrested for 15 counts of animal cruelty
Owners of Napier's Log Cabin Horse and Animal Sanctuary, Alan and Sheree Napier, were arrested April 17, after months of investigations by the Manatee County Sheriff's Department.