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By The Staff

Friday, July 9

Shabbat evening service set

Congregation Beth Israel of Ocala will hold a Shabbat evening service on July 9 at 8 p.m. at the Collins Medical Resource Center, 9401 State Road 200, Building 300 in Ocala. The service will be led by Arthur Grae of Leesburg, who will be ordained as a rabbi on July 1. The service has special meaning since it will be Grae’s first Shabbat service as a rabbi. His sermon will be “Bringing Jews Back to Judaism.” All are warmly invited to attend.

Congregation Beth Israel is a liberal, progressive, inclusive congregation under the guidance of the Jewish Reconstructionist Federation. For further information contact Judi at 352-237-8277 or bethisraelocala@yahoo.com or on the Web: bethisraelocala.org.

Saturday, July 10

Band concert to be Saturday, Sunday

Kingdom of the Sun Concert Band invites you to our annual “By Request” concert on Saturday, July 10 at 2 p.m. and Sunday, July 11 at 3 p.m., at the Marion Technical Institute, (formerly Forest High), 1614 Fort King St., Ocala. The concert will feature guest vocalist David Delk, who has previously performed with the band. David has performed in the Mississippi Gulf Coast Musical Theatre for more than 30 years and was the recipient of the Best Supporting Actor award from the Mississippi Theatre Association.

Musical selections include: Bring Him Home, John Williams’ Evening at the Pops, Woody Herman in Concert, Cole Porter Classics, and a Phantom of the Opera Medley, among others. All performances are free and open to the public. For more information, please call 352-624-9291 or visit www.kingdomofthesunband.org.

Saturday, July 10

Place Share food orders

Share food orders can be placed on Saturday, July 10, and Wednesday, July 14,

from 9 to 11 a.m. at Ocala West United Methodist Church, 9330 S.W. 105th St.

Distribution will be on July 31. For more info, call 352-861-0904.

Sunday, July 11

Second Sunday Drum Circle set

All are invited to a Drum Circle, Sunday, July 11 at 6 p.m., at the far end of Fort Island Trail Gulf Beach in Crystal River. We will drum until sunset. Bring a chair; we have a few drums to share. Dancers and children invited. Free.

The Circle is held the second Sunday of every month, before sunset; meet at 6 p.m. this month.