Kolot Kehilla
Mar
11
9:30 AM09:30

Kolot Kehilla

Fran Schrag asks...to what extent is the design of American schooling adapted to the lofty aspirations educators have enunciated during the last century? After enumerating these aspirations and sketching the basic design, he will evaluate the match. Join us for breakfast and an engaging presentation. Childcare provided.

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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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Yom Rishon
Nov
12
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
Oct
15
10:15 AM10:15

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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Share the Spirit of Sukkot
Oct
4
to Oct 11

Share the Spirit of Sukkot

Building a sukkah this year? Invite people to eat, drink, shake a lulav, or just enjoy each other's company. Contact the office if you'd like to meet someone new in the congregation.

Not building your own sukkah this year? Meet up with friends in Beth Israel's sukkah!

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Spiritual Uses of the Mikvah
Sep
26
7:00 PM19:00

Spiritual Uses of the Mikvah

Going to the mikvah to prepare for Yom Kippur is a centuries-old tradition, very much alive today.  If you are curious about mikvah or just want to see our beautiful new mikvah, come to Beth Israel Center on the Tuesday evening between Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur. Following the program led by R’ Sami Barth, all who wish to immerse may take turns doing so.

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S'lichot Program & Service
Sep
16
to Sep 17

S'lichot Program & Service

View and discuss The Quarrel, a compelling drama exploring faith, challenges, and reconciliation. Then join our musical and reflective S’lichot service (at 11:15pm), featuring traditional and modern poems and songs through the customary midnight hour.

 

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