If you’re at a stage of life where you are feeling “free as a bird,” with more time to engage with peers and explore your interests, come join us! Offering a variety of monthly activities, ranging from game nights to trips to Europe, the Free Bird community offers members a fun and active way to create connection with each other, our clergy, and Judaism. For more information about our Free Birds events, please contact Lori Gertzog at

Upcoming Event:

12/4/2022 – Sunday Happy Hour – Join the Cantors and Elana Arian to sing along with popular songs, have some drinks and light bites.  Bring a friend, meet new friends.  Bring a toy for the holiday toy drive. 5:30 – 7:00 pm in the CJL Contact person Lori Gertzog at lori.gertzog@gmail.comRSVP here.

12/18/2022 – Chanukah Happy Hour with Candle Lighting – Join the clergy for an outdoor candle lighting, hot spiked cider, latkes and jelly donuts.  Bring a toy for the holiday toy drive. 5:00 – 6:30 pm in the CJL Circle. Contact person Beth Ehrich at

1/8, 1/29, 2/12/2023 – Winter Film Series – View three films with Rabbi Blake to explore a modern view on the American Jewish experience. Join us for a happy hour. 2:00 – 5:00 pm at WRT. Contact person Lori Gertzog at

4/13/2023 – Game Night – Mahjongg, Canasta, and Bridge Make Your Own Table or Meet New People (non WRT Members are Welcome) Dessert & Wine. Cost $36 per person. Contact persons Audrey Weinberg at or Iris Green