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Camp Kee Tov Registration - Now Open!

Are you ready for the best summer ever?
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Latkefest, December 15!

Join Beth El for a Latke Dinner, a Kee Tov Reunion, and a Chanukah you won't forget!
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Israel @ 70 Series

Congregation Beth El is commemorating the 70th anniversary of the founding of Israel with a diverse series of programs
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Shabbat Schedule

December 15 & 16
28 Kislev 5778
Parashat Miketz
Genesis 41:1 - 44:17
listen to this week's Parashah

December 15
5:00 pm Talmud Study
5:30 pm Latkefest Dinner and Festivities
6:15 pm Chanting Shabbat Evening Service (Yismechu)
6:15 pm Camp Kee Tov Reunion Shabbat

Special Oneg sponsored by Michael Davis in honor of the Bar Mitzvah of Mandela Davis and by Camp Kee Tov

December 16
8:30 am Early Minyan
9:15 am Torah Study led by Rabbi Yoel Kahn
10:15 am Shabbat Service: Mandela Davis Bar Mitzvah

Next Week

December 22 & 23
5 Tevet 5778
Parashat Vayigash
Genesis 44:18 - 47:27

December 22
5:00 pm Talmud Study
6:15 pm Shabbat Zimra Evening Service

December 23
8:30 am Early Minyan
9:15 am Torah Study led by Jeff Gilman
10:15 am Shabbat Service

Special Oneg sponsored by Katherine Resnik In Memory of her mother

Upcoming Events

Dec16Sat
12/16/2017 - 3:00pm
A Chavurah is a small group of Beth El members to create and strengthen bonds of friendship and community by socializing, learning, doing mitzvot and, celebrating Jewish life together.  The Beth El Empty Nesters Chavurah will primarily  be a social  group; it is open to...
Jan7Sun
01/07/2018 - 10:00am to 04/22/2018 - 10:00am
As we look to Israel’s future, we need to engage anew with our past and explore its meanings and consequences. This series grapples with the different ideas and values that shape the meaning of modern Israel, Zionism, and Jewish...
Jan10Wed
01/10/2018 - 6:45pm
If you are over the age of 55 and a Beth El member, we invite you to join our Wise Aging program. Together we can explore our own aging process using meditative practices, contemplative listening, and text study. Group participants share hopes and fears in a safe environment, gaining deep...
Feb16Fri
02/16/2018 - 6:15pm to 02/17/2018 - 3:00pm
Sponsored by Allan and Tybil Smith, Rabbi Michael Marmur, Ph.D will be joining us for Shabbat. Rabbi Marmur, a distinguished teacher and the Provost of the Hebrew Union College–Jewish Institute of Religion, is a leading Jewish scholar and a keen observer of contemporary Israel. He will...
Mar25Sun
03/25/2018 - 4:00pm
You probably know the Likud and Labor Parties – but what about Kulanu and Yesh Atid (which collectively have more seats in the Knesset than Labor)?  Unlike the US, where virtually all elected politicians come from one of two parties, there are dozens of electable parties in...

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Gift Shop News

Does choosing a gift put you in a panic?
We have a solution. A gift certificate allows the recipient to pick from our large choice of various items. Our jewelry items are particularly popular, but we also have many gifts for the home both religious and secular, children's games and a variety of gifts to suit many occasions.

Beth El Goes to Central Europe

​We are excited to announce a Beth El trip to Central Europe for Spring 2018 led by Rabbi Yoel Kahn and guided by Jewish genealogist Robinn Magid. Click here for more details.

Madrichim Registration


​Join the amazing Madrichim team! 

Congregation Beth El's 8th-12th graders work in our Youth & Family Education programs as madrichim. Madrichim means 'guides' in Hebrew. Our madrichim work as teaching assistants, Hebrew tutors, specialty leaders and office assistants helping our programs run smoothly while they gain valuable work experience. For more information, click here.