- Friday January 18, 2013 - Sunday January 20, 2013
- 8:00pm - 11:00am
- Temple Beth Israel
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- $10 for closing breakfast
Temple Beth Israel will host Rabbi Dr. Michael J. Cook as its Scholar In Residence January 18 - 20. The Sol and Arlene Bronstein Professor of Judaeo-Christian Studies at the Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion, Cincinnati Campus. Dr. Cook’s overall theme will be “Charting our Ways Through Today’s Religious Maze.” Following Shabbat evening services January 18, Dr. Cook will present Apocalypse 2012: Israel and the Fall-Out of Evangelical Theology. A special oneg will follow. On Saturday, January 19, at 10am, Dr. Cook will continue with a discussion on Close Encounters of the Religious Kind: How Best to Answer Questions from our Christian Friends. TBI’s Scholar in Residence weekend will conclude following a 9am breakfast.
PHOTO GALLERY: Longboat Key Garden Club Holiday Party
On Wednesday, Dec. 11, members of the Longboat Key Garden Club enjoyed wine, hors d’oeuvres and a potluck-style dinner at their annual holiday party at the Longboat Island Chapel.
i9 Sports teams up with Premier Sports Campus
i9 Sports Manatee-Sarasota recently announced it will move its Lakewood Ranch location to the Premier Sports Campus at the start of the winter season, which begins Jan. 11.
Monsters Lacrosse named one of nation's top teams
The U11 Monsters Lacrosse team has been recognized as one of the best teams in the nation, and has been invited to the Dick’s Tournament of Champions Dec. 29 through 31 in Wesley Chapel.
Chalk Festival organizers open new store
Chalk Line, which opens Friday in Burns Square next to the Sarasota Chalk Festival office, will sell art and merchandise to fund the nonprofit behind the festival.