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Brunch with OT Poet/Journalist Rick Black - Cancelled

Sunday, Feb. 22, 9:40 am (after services). Join Men’s Club for brunch for a fascinating session with OT member Rick Black. A poet, book artist and photographer, Rick is the founder and owner of Turtle Light Press, a small publishing company that specializes in handcrafted poetry books and fine art prints.

His poetry collection, Star of David, won Poetica Magazine’s 2012 poetry chapbook contest and he was named poet-of-the-month for April 2012 by Cornell University’s Mann Library. Rick Black, who worked as a reporter in the Jerusalem bureau of The New York Times, has also garnered several international awards for his haiku poetry. To leanr more about his work, click here.

Please reserve by e-mail to mensclub@olamtikvah.org by Feb. 15, $10 Members, $12 Non-members. Send check to OT for the Olam Tikvah Men's Club, or pay online below.

Brunch

Renew Your Men’s Club Membership or Join for the First Time!

His poetry collection, Star of David, won Poetica Magazine’s 2012 poetry chapbook contest and he was named poet-of-the-month for April 2012 by Cornell University’s Mann Library. Rick Black, who worked as a reporter in the Jerusalem bureau of The New York Times, has also garnered several international awards for his haiku poetry. Go to http://www.turtlelightpress.com/products/star-of-david/ to learn more about his work.

It’s never too late to renew or join Men’s Club. Your dues support OT’s youth and education programming. Annual Dues: regular membership, $36; seniors (65 and over), $18. Be a Mensch Member for $54, and provide extra support. Send your checks with the membership form payable to Olam Tikvah Men’s Club to the OT office.

What are Men’s Clubs about and why should you join? See this video, produced by an OT Men’s Club member:

 

Regular Happenings

Soccer, Sundays at Chabad's field. All are welcome to join our weekly pick-up games. E-mail ericandrachel@verizon.net for more information and to be added to the mailing list.

Basketball, Monday evenings during the school year, 9:00pm-10:15pm, at Poe Middle School. Everyone's welcome to join our weekly pick-up basketball games, beginning this fall. E-mail mskraft13@yahoo.com for more details.

Board Meetings, first Thursday of the month, after minyan (about 8:15pm). All members are welcome, and should contact the Men's Club at mensclub@olamtikvah.org if they would like to attend a meeting.

Events

January 11: OT Olympics #1: Bowling with Abba

January 25: OT Olympics #2: Northern VA Synagogue Basketball Tournament

February 8: Annual “World Wide Wrap” at services

February 14: Seaboard Blue Yarmulke Dinner

February 21: Boy Scout Shabbat

February 22: Brunch with OT Poet/Journalist Rick Black

February TBA: GMU Basketball w/ABBA

March 1: Pack Yom HaShoah Yellow Candles

March 8: Begin Yellow Candle delivery to OT home

March 22: Civilian Service Brunch – OT’s Jim Finkel on his experiences dealing with genocide & war crimes

April 12: OT Olympics #3 – Walk/Hike at Burke Lake

April/May weeknight: Washington Nationals game

April 26: Earth Day Electronics Recycling, OT

May 3: ABBA Steak & Vodka Dinner

May 31: Family Miniature Golf Outing

June 5: Men’s Club Shabbat dinner and annual meeting at OT after services

July 8 – 12: FJMC International Convention, Deauville Resort, Miami Beach

July 19 or Aug 2: NoVA Synagogue Soccer Tournament Fundraiser for Kids of Sderot, Terror Victims in Israel

 

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