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Save the Date for Shabbaton 2016—September 16–18

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Shabbat Schedule

This Week

August 26 & 27
23 Av 5776
Parashat Eikev
Deut. 7:12-11:25

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Friday,  August 26
5:00 pm Talmud Study
5:30 pm Chardnonay Shabbat
6:15 pm Camp Kee Tov Shabbat Evening Family Service at Roberts Park
6:15 pm Shabbat Evening Service 

Saturday, August 27
8:30 am Early Minyan
9:15 am Torah Study led by Jane Scherr
10:15 am Shabbat Service Under the Trees 

​Next Week
September 2 & 3
30 Av 5776
Parashat Re'eh
Deut. 11:26-16:17

Friday,  September 2
5:00 pm Talmud Study
6:15 pm Shabbat Evening Service 

Saturday, September 3
8:30 am Early Minyan
9:15 am Torah Study led by David Jackson
10:15 am Shabbat Service: Joshua Laba Bar Mitzvah 

Upcoming Events

08/27/2016 - 10:15am to 12:30pm
​Join us for an end of summer Shabbat morning service under the oak trees as we celebrate nature, community and the peace of Shabbat with music, meditation and joyful learning. 
08/30/2016 - 7:30pm
It’s loud. It’s soul-stirring. It’s one of the oldest musical instruments known to humankind. It makes you an instant rock star on Rosh HaShanah. Come learn the history, ritual and meaning of the shofar, the...
09/05/2016 - 8:00pm
All women of Congregation Beth El are invited to join Rabbi Stern for a monthly women’s gathering around the time of the new moon. Rosh Chodesh is the first day of each Jewish month, and traditionally is a time for women to...
09/06/2016 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
We are currently reading Arendt's, Eichmann in Jerusalem. In the September 6 meeting we will be discussing the documentary film which showed at the Roxie Theater earlier this month, Vita Activa, as well as Chapter’s 7...
09/16/2016 - 4:00pm to 09/18/2016 - 12:00pm
Create, learn, connect and play!

Join our Beth El community for a joyful, reflective, and rejuvenating weekend away in the beautiful hills of Santa Rosa. Our annual Shabbaton is a special time each year when Beth El community members of all ages step back from daily life and come together for a weekend of fun, refocusing and celebration. We will return this year to URJ Camp Newman,...

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Gift Shop News

Beautiful Ritual Objects
We carry a full variety of Netilat yadayim (hand wash cups), all solid and break proof. Great for your home or for a gift.

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Midrasha Registration!


Where Jewish teens learn, laugh, engage, discover, connect and belong!
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Register now! Shabbaton 2016

Don't miss the annual Beth El community Shabbaton, September 16–18, 2016. Registration information coming in July! Create, Learn, Connect, Play! Click here to learn more.