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HERITAGE FLORIDA JEWISH NEWS, DECEMBER 14, 2012 PAGE 7A OB -UAR ES Sudoku (see page 19 for solution AMHERST, Mass.--Whatis awareness. Tent aims to offer you'll find throngs of effusive shop with Jill Soloway, writer/ Tent? Tentofferstwentysome- young NorthAmerican Jews a young Jews. Glance through producer of"Weeds" and "Six things a chance to explore newwayofseeingtheirJewish- the stacks of applications Feet Under," and more. their area of interest through ness:as something deep, rich, to MFA programs and you'll Tent: Creative Writing, the lens of Jewish culture, alive, and inseparable from discover hundreds of Jewish whichismodeledontheBread Tent is an immersive, intense, cultural forms to which they young people competing for Loaf Writer's Conference, will series ofweeklongworkshops are already committed,the opportunity to discuss begearedtowardaspiringand foryoungJewishadults focus- As Josh Lambert, Tent's literature or art. Speak to law practicing writers and will ing on comedy (Los Angeles program director, explains students about tort reform, take place at the Yiddish Book in March), creative writing "Modern culture can inspire us or to young foodies about Center in Amherst, Mass., (Amherst, Mass., in June), to think imaginatively about local produce: the passion is June 2-9, 2013. Have your and theater (New York City what Jewishness means. And already there." fiction workshopped by your in August). vice versa. Many of the young In 2013 Tent will launch peers and critically acclaimed Each of these subjects-- Jews I know feel more con- with three programs, eachof visiting writers, talk about comedy, creative writing and nected to Jewish culture than the workshops is offered free why Jews are such a bookish theater--has rich Jewish toreligionorpolitics.Tentwill to accepted participants; the people and why they've done histories and Tent's goal is be about exploring how these only cost is travel. In the fol- so much writing, meet a New to provide an opportunity for cultural enthusiasms--for lowing years Tent's plans are York-based literary agent and participants to connect with comedy, cooking, law, and togrowtoinclude30programs the NEA's literature director, those histories. The work- so many other fields--can by2016. Ira Silverberg, andmore. shops are designed to help become a bigger part of the Tent's three pilot programs Tent:Theaterisaweeklong participants understand their national discussion of what it are: Tent: Comedy, aweeklong seminar about Jews and per- place as Jews in a multicul- means to be Jewish." seminar in the theory and formance in New York City, tural society, to answer their According to Lambert, practice of comedy through Aug. 4-11, 2013. Participants questions about who they are "The paucity of substantive a Jewish lens, will take place will meet actors, playwrights and where they come from, Jewish cultural education for in Los Angeles, March 17-24, anddirectors.Theywillpartic- and to help them explore the twentysomethingsisemphati- 2013.Participantswillexplore ipateinaQ&Awithplaywright vast, complexandimmediately cally not the result of apathy, stand-up, improv and sketch Tony Kushner and will attend relevant cultural side of their When it comes to cultural ex- forms with comedians from several current theatrical identity, pression, Jews in their 20s are the country's leading comedy productions, Off-Broadway A Tent official says an ap- anythingbutapathetic.Gotoa troupes, and meet with per- and elsewhere. preciation of Jewish culture stand-up comedy show, anin- formersandwritersworkingin Applicationsandinforma- canbeaportalintodeeperand dierockconcertoranOff-Off- film and television, see Sarah tion are available at tentsite. more informed Jewish self- Broadway performance and Silverman's show at Largo, talk org. DAVID GOODMAN years when she died in Octo- David Goodman, a resident ber of this year. Mr. and Mrs. ofOcoeefrom 1998 to October Goodman made aliyah. They 2012, died in Plant City on lived in Israel for a number of Monday, Dec. 3. He was 92 years before returning to the years old. Orlando area in 1998. Mr. Goodman was born in Mr. Goodman is survived Brooklyn, N.Y., on May 27, by his son, Benjamin (Tina) 1920, to the late Daniel and ofIsrael; his daughter, Saralee Sarah Paderschevsky Good- Fackelman(BrendaSimpson) man. Following high school of Plant City; and four grand- graduation, he enlisted in children. the Navy, retiring in 1958 Graveside funeral services as a commissioned warrant were held onWednesday, Dec. officer. He saw service in the 5 at Beth Israel Cemetery Asia-Pacific Theater and was with Rabbi Arnold Siegel of_ a prisoner of war in Japan in ficiating. 1943. During his naval service The family requests contri- career he completed four butions in memory of David years of college work at the Goodman be made to Bikur Cleveland Institute of Radio Cholim Hospital-Jerusalem, Engineering. In recognition c/o 156 5th Ave., New York, of his service, Mr. Goodman N.Y. 10010. Arrangements was awarded, among others, entrusted to Beth Shalom the Silver Star Medal by com- Memorial Chapel, Orlando. manding officer ofU.S. Forces Gen. Douglas MacArthur EDITH LIT KANTOR and a SECNAV Commenda- Edith Lit Kantor, long tion from Secretary of the time Philadelphia resident Navy Frank Knox. Upon his and more recently of Winter retirement from the Navy, he Park, passed away on Sunday, opened a radio repair shop December 2, 2012, at Winter anddidcomputerrepairwork Park Memorial Hospital. She for the Florida Department of was 91 years old. Transportation. Mrs. Kantor was born on In 1946 he married the May 24, 1921, in Dayton, former Helen Bazar. They Ohio to the late Abraham and were married for nearly 67 PaulineTovelmanKimelman. She moved with her family to Philadelphia as a young child and attended the Phila- delphia High School for Girls and married Arthur Lit after graduation. An entertainer, Edith spent many years sing- ing and performing on stage. Edith remarried in 1948; this time for nearly forty years to Dave Kantor, until his death in October 1987. She was the featured singer with her husband's band, the Dave Kantor Orchestra, perform- ing atweddings, bar mitzvahs and other celebrations in and around Philadelphia. She was an avid opera fan and could be heard singing arias throughout her home. She relocated to the Orlando area in 1994, to be closer to her daughter and her family, but with the understanding that she would live alone doing thatwhich she loved- exercis- ing, walking, listening to her favorite operas. Above all, she was a loving mother and grandmother. Mrs. Kantor is survived by her son Paul (Shirl) Lit of Denver and her daughter Bonnie (John) Grillakis of Casselberry; two grandchil- dren and one great-grandson. In addition to her husband, she was predeceased by her brother Hyman Kimelman and sister Ethel Salus. Graveside funeral services were held at All Faiths Me- morial Park, Casselberry, with Rabbi Arnold Siegel officiating. In memory of Edith Lit Kantor, the family requests contributions to the American Lung Association of Florida, 1333 W Colonial Drive, Orlando FL 32804. Ar- rangements entrusted to Beth Shalom Memorial Chapel, Orlando. d'sh DISH NETWORK StarUng at SAVE! & Ask About SAME DAY ~~~~:ii: :iii:~. FREEPLUS 30 Premium Movie ChannelslnStallati°n!for 3 Mongss! CALL 1-888-903-6814d' "L 4 1 7 2 7 3 5 4 1 8 6 1 6 5 9 5 2 8 2 3 7 1 8 2 9 7 © StatePoint Media Fill in the blank squares in the grid, making sure that every row, column and 3-by-3 box includes all digits I through 9. Central Florida Synagogue Service Schedule and Directory Orlando Weekday Morning Minyan (Conservative/Egalitarian), services Monday-Friday 7:45 a.m. (9 a.m. - national holidays); 2nd floor Chapel - Jewish Academy of Orlando; 851 N. Maitland Ave., Maitland. For information call 407-298-4650. Celebration Jewish Congregation (R), services and holiday sched- ules shown at; 407-566-9792. Chabad Lubavitch of North Orlando (O), 39 Skyline Drive, Suite 1017, Lake Mary, 407-878-3011,; services: second Friday of each month at 7:30 p.m.; every Saturday at 10 a.m. Chabad of South Orlando (O), 7504 Universal Blvd., Orlando, 407-354-3660;; Shabbat services: Friday, 7 p.m.; Saturday, 9:30 a.m.; services, Monday and Thursday, 8 a.m. Chabad of the Space & Treasure Coasts (O), 1190 Highway AIA, Satellite Beach, 321-777-2770. Congregation Ahavas Yisrael/Chabad (O), 708 Lake Howell Rd., Maitland, 407-644-2500;; services: Sunday~ 9 a.m.; Monday-Friday, 7:30 a.m.; Shabbat services: Friday, 6:30 p.m.; Saturday, 9:30 a.m.; Family service, 4th Friday of the month. Congregation Bet Chaim (R), 426 Lakeport Cove, Casselberry, 407-830-7211;; Shabbat services: Friday, 8 p.m.; 2nd Saturday of the month, 10:30 a.m. at Savannah Court in Maitland. Congregation Beth Am (C), 3899 Sand Lake Road, Longwood, 407-862-3505;; Shabbat services: Friday, 7:30 p.m.; Saturday, 9:30 a.m. Congregation Beth E1 (C), 2185 Meadowlane Ave., West Melbourne, 321-779-0740; Shabbat services, 1st & 3rd Friday, 8 p.m.; 2nd & 4th Saturdays, 9:30 a.m. Congregation Beth Emeth (R),2205 Blue Sapphire Circle, Orlando, 407-855-0772; Shabbat service: monthly, 8 p.m. Congregation Beth Israel (Rec), Collins Resource Center, Suite 303, 9401S.R.200, Ocala, 352-237-8277;; Shabbat service, second Friday of the month, 8 p.m. Congregation Beth Sholom (R-C), 315 North 13th St., Leesburg, 352-326-3692;; schedule of services on website. Congregation Beth Shalom (Progressive Conservative), Orange City congregation holds services at Social Hall of Our Lady of Lakes Church, 1310 Maximillian St., Deltona; 386-804-8283;www.mybeth-; Shabbat services: Friday, 7:30 p.m.; Saturday, 10 a.m. Congregation B'nai Torah (C), 403 N. Nova Rd., Ormond Beach, 32174, 386-672-1174;; Shabbat services: Friday, 8 p.m.; Saturday, 10 a.m. Congregation Chabad Lubavitch of Greater Daytona (O), 1079 W. Granada Blvd., Ormond Beach, 386-672-9300; Shabbat services Friday, 7:30 p.m.; Saturday, 10 a.m. Congregation of Reform Judaism (R), 928 Malone Dr., Orlando, 407-645-0444; Shabbat services, 7 p.m. 1st Friday; 8 p.m., 2nd and 3rd Fridays; 6 p.m., 4th and 5th Fridays; Saturday: 10 a.m. Congregation Mateh Chaim (R), P.O. Box 060847, Palm Bay, 32906, 321-768-6722. Congregation Ohev Shalom (C), 613 Concourse Parkway South, Maitland, 407-298-4650;; Shabbat service, Friday, 7:30 p.m.; Saturday, 9 a.m.; Junior Congregation., 10:00 a.m. Congregation Or Chayim (Rec), Leesburg, 352-326-8745; egrae@; services last Friday of each month at 3:30 p.m. at vari- ous private residences. Congregation Shalom Aleichem (R), 3501 Oak Pointe Blvd., Kis- simmee, 407-935-0064;; Shabbat service, 1st and 3rd Fridays of the month, 8 p.m. Congregation of Shaarei Yerushalyim (O), 9869 Kilgore Rd., Or- lando, 407-928-8972; services: Monday - Friday, 7:30 a.m. and 7:30 p.m., Shabbat services: Friday Minha, 7:30 p.m.; Kabbalat Shabbat 8 p.m., Saturday 9:30 a.m. Congregation Sinai (C/R), 303 N. S.R. 27, Minneola; 352-243- 5353;; services: every Friday, 7:45 p.m.; Healing Service, first Friday of the month, 7 p.m. Southwest Orlando Jewish Congregation/Ohalei Rivka (C), 11200 S. Apopka-Vineland Rd., Orlando, 407-239-5444; Shabbat service, Friday, 7:30 p.m.; Saturday, 9:30 a.m. Temple Beth E! (R), 579 N. Nova Rd., Ormond Beach, 386-677-2484. Temple Beth Shalom (R), P.O. Box 031233, Winter Haven, 813- 324-2882. Temple Beth Shalom (C), 40 Wellington Drive, Palm Coast, 386- 445-3006; Shabbat service, Friday, 8 p.m.; Saturday, 9 a.m. Temple Beth Sholom (C), 5995 N. Wickham Rd. Melbourne, 321-254-6333;; Shabbat services: Friday, 5:50 p.m.; Saturday: 9:30 a.m. Minyan, Tuesday, 7:30 p.m.; Thursday, 10:00 a.m. Temple Beth Shalom (R), 1109 N.E. 8th Ave., Ocala, 352- 629 -3587; Shabbat services: Friday, 8 p.m.; Torah study: Saturday, 10:00 a.m. Temple B'nai Darom (R), 49 Banyan Course, Ocala, 352-624-0380; Friday Services 8 p.m. Temple Israel (C), 50 S. Moss Rd., Winter Springs, 407-647-3055;;Shabbatservices:Friday,7:30p.m.;Saturday,9:30 m. Temple Israel (R), 7350 Lake Andrew Drive, Melbourne, 321- 631-9494. Temple Israel (C), 1400 S. Peninsula Ave., Daytona Beach, 386- 252-3097; Shabbat service, 8 p.m.; Saturday: 9 a.m. Temple Israel of DeLand (R), 1001 E. New York Ave., DeLand, 386-736-1646; Friday Shabbat service, 7 p.m. Temple Shalom (formerly New Jewish Congregation) (R), 13563 Country Road 101, Oxford, 352-748-1800; www.newjewishcongrega-; Shabbat services: Friday, 7:30 p.m.; last Saturday of the month, 9:30 a.m. Temple Shalom of Deltona (R/C), 1785 Elkcam Blvd., Deltona, 386-789-2202; Shabbat service; 7:30 p.m.; Saturday: 10 a.m. Temple Shir Shalom ofOviedo (R) Services held in the EPICenter at University Carillon United Methodist Church, 1395 Campus View Court, Oviedo, 407-366-3556,; Shabbat services: three Fridays each month, 7:30 p.m. Traditional Congregation of Mount Dora (T) Mount Dora, 352- 735-4774;; services: second and fourth Fridays and Saturday of the month. (R) Reform (C) Conservative (0) Orthodox (Rec) Reconstructionist