Cantor Javier Smolarz

At our September 2023 board meeting, a Letter of Hire was approved for Cantor Javier Smolarz. Cantor Smolarz has contracted with us for 22 Shabbats, which will include the holidays of Sukkot and Shemini Atzeret, as well as Shabbats when Bar and Bat Mitzvahs occur.

Cantor Smolarz began on October 1st, with the beginning of Sukkot. Please make plans to enjoy the holidays with your synagogue family and the Cantor. Watch the E-blasts on Thursday evenings for more information.

Kathy Porges

The cantor will lead the congregation on the following dates:


  • November 11
  • December 2, 30: Bar/Bat Mitzvah


  • January 6, 13, 20 : Bar/Bat Mitzvah
  • February 17 : Bar/Bat Mitzvah
  • March 16 : Bar/ Bat Mitzvah
  • April 6 : Bar/Bat Mitzvah
  • April 23: 1st Day of Pesach -Tuesday
  • April 30: 8th Day of Pesach-Tuesday
  • June 1: Bar/Bat Mitzvah
  • June 13: Shavout – Thursday
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