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Chag Sameach! Pesach is April 14-22

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Shabbat Yafe: Catered Dinner & Community-Wide Service! May 2

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Your April-May Builder is here!

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Register for YAFE!

Beth El's Youth and Family Education Programs
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This Shabbat

April 18 & April 19, 2014
19 Nisan
Chol Hamoed Pesach

Listen to this week's Parashah (Torah portion)

Friday, April 18
5:00 pm Talmud Study
6:15 pm Yismechu Shabbat Evening Service

Saturday, April 19
8:30 am Early Minyan
9:15 am Torah Study with Arella Barlev (Song of Songs)
10:15 am Shabbat Morning Service
 

Upcoming Events

Apr22Tue
04/22/2014 - 6:00pm
6:00 pm: Yizkor Circle: A facilitated gathering to speak about our loved ones.
7:00 pm: Yizkor Service: led by Rabbi Zellman
Apr24Thu
04/24/2014 - 7:30pm to 9:30pm
The Israel Committee is presenting a four-part series with speakers and discussion, each based on one section of the ispeacepossible.com video, a special report on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict from The Atlantic and the S. Daniel Abraham Center for Middle East Peace. An oneg will follow the discussions.
 
Thursday April 24...
May1Thu
05/01/2014 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm
The Israel Committee is presenting a four-part series with speakers and discussion, each based on one section of the ispeacepossible.com video, a special report on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict from The Atlantic and the S. Daniel Abraham Center for Middle East Peace. An oneg will follow the discussions.

Thursday...

The Builder

Read the April-May issue of The Builder newsletter
(Note: April's "Lunch & Learn" will be held on Thursday, April 10. We apologize for its omission from the Calendar.)

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Tikkun Leyl Shavuot

Join us at the JCC East Bay for the Community-Wide unique celebration and night of Torah study, a spiritual journey bringing together Jews of all perspectives and affiliations. Stay for an hour–or stay until dawn. We will be led in study by teachers from our diverse Jewish community. Come celebrate Shavout!

Other Adult Studies

This Spring, we're excited to offer a variety of Adult Education Classes and Speaker Series. See our Adult Learning page and Upcoming Events for more information on the following:

  • Talmud Study
  • Lunch & Learn
  • Hannah Arendt Reading Group
  • People of the Book 
  • How to Chant Torah
  • Lehrhaus Judaica Adult Education

YAFE Registration is Open

Register your student in our Youth & Family Education Programs for the 5775/2014-15 school year!

Also, check out our teen youth groups. 8th graders are welcome at all BESTY (Beth El Synagogue Teen Youth) events for the rest of the year!