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High Holy Days 5780

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Chardonnay Shabbat on Friday, August 23!

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Issue 165: High Holy Days 5780 (August 2019)
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Shabbat Schedule

This Week

August 23 & 24
23 Av 5779 
Parashat Eikev
Deut. 7:12-11:25

listen to this week's Parashah


August 23
5:00 pm 
Talmud Study
5:30 pm Chardonnay Shabbat Oneg
6:15 pm Chardonnay Shabbat Evening Service

August 24
8:30 am 
Early Minyan
9:15 am Torah Study led by Mac Lingo
10:15 am Shabbat Morning Service

Next Week

August 30 & 31

30 Av 5779 
Parashat Re'eh
Deut. 11:26-16:17

August 30
5:00 pm Talmud Study
6:15 pm Shabbat Evening Service

August 31
8:30 am 
Early Minyan
9:15 am Torah Study led by Steve Joseph
10:15 am Shabbat Morning Service: Sophia Alberga Bat Mitzvah

Upcoming Events

Aug25Sun
08/25/2019 - 10:30am to 4:30pm

A Wise Aging Workshop for Men 55+

In this one-day workshop, we will as a group of men explore and discover the tools and insights that may...
Aug29Thu
08/29/2019 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm
Join Rabbi Rebekah Stern and Cantor Elaya Jenkins-Adelberg for a workshop that maps the major themes and melodies of the High Holy Day season, beginning with Elul (the month leading up to Rosh Hashanah) and ending with Sh'mini Atzeret (the final day...
Aug31Sat
08/31/2019 - 1:30pm to 3:00pm
Join Rabbi Yoel Kahn and fellow congregants in a series of spiritual conversations in preparation for the High Holy Days. Beginning with the New Moon (Rosh Chodesh) of Elul and continuing through Yom Kippur, these sessions are opportunities to learn from the richness...
Sep3Tue
09/03/2019 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
The Arendt Reading Group will resume meeting on Sept. 3. 2019.

As many have noted, there are unfortunate affinities between current political and cultural processes in the world today and historical processes in the late...
Sep6Fri
09/06/2019 - 5:00pm to 09/08/2019 - 6:00pm

"Renewing, Reclaiming, Revitalizing"

Join our Beth El community for a joyful, reflective, and rejuvenating weekend...

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BENS Nursery School–Sign up still open!



The 4-year-old program (Gan Hadar) has a few openings for our 2019-2020 school year. Contact BENS Administrator, Juliet Gardner, for more information and to set up a tour.