The Ben Katz Post # 580 of the Jewish War Veterans will be hosting a special Veterans Day Weekend at Congregation Gates of Prayer in Metairie on the weekend of November 8-9.
A special patriotic program will be held along with regular Shabbat Services on Friday, November 8 will start at 8:00 p.m
An Oneg Shabbat will be co-sponsored by Gates of Prayer and the Jewish Federation of Greater New Orleans.
“Spirit, Courage, and Conviction: A Tour of the National Museum of American Jewish Military History” will be shown.
Shabbat morning services will also be special with a salute to veterans on November 9 beginning at 10:30 a.m.
Both Gates of Prayer’s Rabbis David Gerber and Lexi Erdheim are encouraging community members to come and support the post’s activities. For more information, contact Rabbi David Gerber firstname.lastname@example.org or Post Commander Judge Sol Gothard email@example.com.