Musical program to honor Rabbi Shacknai

Musical program to honor Rabbi Shacknai

Sunday, November 14, 7:30 p.m.

Wayne’s Temple Beth Tikvah holds its annual Shai Shacknai Memorial series on Friday, November 19, at 7:30 p.m., during musical erev Shabbat services. Masks are required, along with proof of either covid-19 vaccination or a negative Covid test within 72 hours of the service. The program will be led by the shul’s cantor emeritus, Charles Romalis, who started his cantorial career with Rabbi Shacknai, the shul’s first rabbi, and Cantor Erica Rubin. The TBT choir will sing, and Rabbi Meeka Simerly will officiate. The service also will be livestreamed. For information, call (973) 595-6565 or go to

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