Children's Services
Jul
7
10:30 AM10:30

Children's Services

Our popular Shabbat morning services for toddlers, preschoolers and elementary school-age children will be offered on select weeks during the summer.

All are welcome. Younger children should bring their grownups along. Adults accompanying older children may attend services in the Main Sanctuary while their children participate downstairs. Children's services meet in a classroom on the lower level, across the hall from the restrooms. Please contact Beth Copelovitch with any questions. education@bethisraelcenter.org or 608-256-7763.

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Kabbalat Shabbat Potluck in Hoyt Park
Jul
20
5:45 PM17:45

Kabbalat Shabbat Potluck in Hoyt Park

Welcome Shabbat in the great outdoors with Kabbalat Shabbat in Hoyt Park. A kosher-dairy potluck dinner follows our joyous, song-filled service. Lots of green space, a basketball court and playground are all within sight of the shelter where we'll hold services and serve dinner. Bring friends of all ages! Come meet Rabbi Betsy Forester.

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Children's Services
Jul
21
10:30 AM10:30

Children's Services

Our popular Shabbat morning services for toddlers, preschoolers and elementary school-age children will be offered on select weeks during the summer.

All are welcome. Younger children should bring their grownups along. Adults accompanying older children may attend services in the Main Sanctuary while their children participate downstairs. Children's services meet in a classroom on the lower level, across the hall from the restrooms. Please contact Beth Copelovitch with any questions. education@bethisraelcenter.org or 608-256-7763.

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Kabbalat Shabbat Potluck in Hoyt Park
Aug
10
5:45 PM17:45

Kabbalat Shabbat Potluck in Hoyt Park

Welcome Shabbat in the great outdoors with Kabbalat Shabbat in Hoyt Park. A kosher-dairy potluck dinner follows our joyous, song-filled service. Lots of green space, a basketball court and playground are all within sight of the shelter where we'll hold services and serve dinner. Bring friends of all ages! Come meet Rabbi Betsy Forester.

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Children's Services
Aug
11
10:30 AM10:30

Children's Services

Our popular Shabbat morning services for toddlers, preschoolers and elementary school-age children will be offered on select weeks during the summer.

All are welcome. Younger children should bring their grownups along. Adults accompanying older children may attend services in the Main Sanctuary while their children participate downstairs. Children's services meet in a classroom on the lower level, across the hall from the restrooms. Please contact Beth Copelovitch with any questions. education@bethisraelcenter.org or 608-256-7763.

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Children's Services
Aug
25
10:30 AM10:30

Children's Services

Our popular Shabbat morning services for toddlers, preschoolers and elementary school-age children will be offered on select weeks during the summer.

All are welcome. Younger children should bring their grownups along. Adults accompanying older children may attend services in the Main Sanctuary while their children participate downstairs. Children's services meet in a classroom on the lower level, across the hall from the restrooms. Please contact Beth Copelovitch with any questions. education@bethisraelcenter.org or 608-256-7763.

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Kabbalat Shabbat Potluck in Hoyt Park
Jun
15
5:45 PM17:45

Kabbalat Shabbat Potluck in Hoyt Park

Welcome Shabbat in the great outdoors with Kabbalat Shabbat in Hoyt Park. A kosher-dairy potluck dinner follows our joyous, song-filled service. Lots of green space, a basketball court and playground are all within sight of the shelter where we'll hold services and serve dinner. Bring friends of all ages! Come meet Rabbi Betsy Forester.

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Children's Services
Jun
9
10:30 AM10:30

Children's Services

Our popular Shabbat morning services for toddlers, preschoolers and elementary school-age children will be offered on select weeks during the summer.

All are welcome. Younger children should bring their grownups along. Adults accompanying older children may attend services in the Main Sanctuary while their children participate downstairs. Children's services meet in a classroom on the lower level, across the hall from the restrooms. Please contact Beth Copelovitch with any questions. education@bethisraelcenter.org or 608-256-7763.

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Kolot Kehilla
Apr
22
9:30 AM09:30

Kolot Kehilla

Renata Laxova describes her childhood in the Kindertransports and her adulthood in medical genetics. A light breakfast will be served. Donations of $5 per person are encouraged to offset the costs of this BIC Adult Education program. Childcare provided.

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Shabbat Dinner Honoring New Members
Apr
13
5:45 PM17:45

Shabbat Dinner Honoring New Members

If you are a new member or want to meet some of our new members, mark your calendar for April 13 and RSVP by April 5. We'll have vegetarian appetizers, Chicken (or Seitan) Cacciatore, salad, dessert and beverages (wine, coffee/tea) catered by Adamah Neighborhood Table for $20/person. Chicken tenders are also available (for $10/person). Contact the office to RSVP and indicate your entree choice -- chicken, vegetarian, or chicken tenders -- and any seating requests. Seating will be assigned and requests honored. 

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Kabbalat Shabbat & Potluck Dinner
Mar
23
5:45 PM17:45

Kabbalat Shabbat & Potluck Dinner

Welcome Shabbat with friends and delicious food at Beth Israel Center. The evening begins as we gather to toast the week that was beginning at 5:00. Services begin at 5:45 and are followed by a kosher-dairy potluck dinner. Because Shabbat begins during services at this time of year, you may bring potluck contributions when you arrive on Friday evening or earlier in the week, whichever is more convenient. All are welcome! 

Click here to review our kashrut policy for home-cooked food.

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Yom Rishon
Jan
28
10:00 AM10:00

Yom Rishon

Come experience family education for preschoolers at its finest! Enjoy art, movement, music, stories and snacks as well as age-appropriate learning on a Jewish theme for preschoolers and their grownups. Yom Rishon meets about once a month during the school year.

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Yom Rishon
Dec
17
10:00 AM10:00

Yom Rishon

Come experience family education for preschoolers at its finest! Enjoy art, movement, music, stories and snacks as well as age-appropriate learning on a Jewish theme for preschoolers and their grownups. Yom Rishon meets about once a month during the school year.

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Hanukkah Party
Dec
14
5:45 PM17:45

Hanukkah Party

On the third night of Hanukkah, join our Beth Israel Center community for a homey meal, friendly company, sugared sufganiyot, and, of course, traditional latkes. The party will start after evening minyan and Talmud Torah, and will include candle-lighting, games, songs, and more family fun. On the third night of Hanukkah, join our Beth Israel Center community for a homey meal, friendly company, sugared sufganiyot, and, of course, traditional latkes. The party will start after evening minyan and Talmud Torah, and will include candle-lighting, games, songs, and more family fun. Cost is $10/person, $36/family. RSVP to office@bethisraelcenter.org.

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Kabbalat Shabbat & Potluck Dinner
Nov
17
5:45 PM17:45

Kabbalat Shabbat & Potluck Dinner

Welcome Shabbat with friends and delicious food at Beth Israel Center. The evening begins as we gather to toast the week that was beginning at 5:00. Services begin at 5:45 and are followed by a kosher-dairy potluck dinner. Because Shabbat begins earlier than services at this time of year, please drop off potluck contributions of kosher-dairy food or drinks before 4:00 on Friday or earlier in the week, any time the office is open. All are welcome! 

Click here to review our kashrut policy for home-cooked food.

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