The Avanim Rock Band is what make Shabbat Rocks! Services really rock! Under the direction of Rabbi Sam Cohon , the Avanim Rock Band bring the free-wheeling style and energy of classic rock music to timeless Shabbat melodies. Avanim makes Shabbat Rocks! services engaging and fun for congregants of all ages, from the youngest toddlers to their bubbies and zaydes as well.

You can hear Avanim at 6:30 pm Shabbat Rocks! Family Services, usually the second Shabbat of the month during the academic year.

The band's CD, Avanim: A Rock Shabbat is available through the Temple office for a $10 donation to the Temple music fund.