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First Friday with Keshet’s Rafi Daugherty

Bonai Shalom’s popular First Friday program at continues in November and into 2013.

Friday, November 2, 7:00 pm – “My Transgender Journey” with Rafi Daugherty

Join us for a dinner and discussion with Rafi Daugherty, Keshet’s Colorado Outreach Coordinator, who works for the full inclusion of LGBT Jews in Jewish life. He was born in Colorado and raised in Missouri as an Orthodox Jew. He moved to New York in 2003, came out as queer in 2004, and trans in 2007. He has taught at conferences, including Limmud CO, about transgender experiences.

Services begin at 6:00 pm, dinner is at 7:00 pm, and the lecture begins at 8:00 pm, followed by questions and discussion. Reservations required for dinner and discussion: $15/adult, $12/child, $50 max per family. Please email office@bonaishalom.org  by Tuesday, October 30 to RSVP. If you would like wine with your dinner, it is BYOB (Kosher only. Please label your wine with your name unless you plan to share.)

Coming up, December’s First Friday: December 7th – On this Pearl Harbor Day, join Rabbi Ruth Gelfarb, a former U.S Navy Chaplain as she shares moving and amusing stories of this career. Please email office@bonaishalom.org  by Tuesday, December 4 to RSVP.

We also have a very diverse and exciting program planned for 2013, including guests Rabbi Steve Greenberg and Dr. Caryn Aviv!

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