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Vote today! Deadline is March 11th
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Tiny Houses - Big Dreams Being Fulfilled

Join the Tikkun Olam Leadership Team in celebration of what we've achieved so far in our partnership with Youth Spirit Artworks!
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Beth El Gala

Join us for a night with cocktails, live music, and an auction. Save the date: February 22, 2020!
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Shabbat Schedule

This Week
January 31 & February 1

6 Shevat 5780
Parashat Bo
Exodus 10:1-13:16
Listen to this week's torah portion
January 31
5:00 pm 
Talmud Study
6:15 pm Shabbat Evening Service

February 1
8:30 am 
Early Minyan
9:15 am Torah Study led by Alison Bernstein
10:15 am Shabbat Morning Service
12:30 pm Beth El Reading Group

Next Week
February 7 & 8

13 Shevat 5780
Parashat Beshalach
Exodus 13:17-17:16


February 7
5:00 pm Talmud Study
5:30 pm Pre-Service Oneg
6:15 pm Shabbat Evening Service: Shabbat Shira

February 8
8:30 am Early Minyan
9:15 am Torah Study led by Rabbi Yoel Kahn
10:15 am Shabbat Morning Service: Mimi Abraham Bat Mitzvah
12:30 pm Beth El Reading Group

Upcoming Events

Feb1Sat
02/01/2020 - 4:30pm to 7:30pm
Let's celebrate! Join the Tikkun Olam Leadership Team for a joyful and powerful evening for people of all ages as we look back on what we've achieved so far in our partnership with Youth Spirit Artworks. We'll have...
Feb7Fri
02/07/2020 - 6:15pm
The first written song in the Torah is Shirat Hayam, the Song of the Sea. This is sung in exuberance and celebration after the parting of the sea and the Isra​elites have been freed from slavery. In honor of this song in the...
Feb8Sat
02/08/2020 - 10:00am
Join us at the Little Farm for the Birthday of the Trees with songs, planting, a nature hike and activities. Bring a picnic lunch to enjoy afterward! Attendance is free, but please respond by Friday, January 31 to ensure we have enough supplies....
Feb9Sun
02/09/2020 - 2:00pm to 5:00pm
Tu B’Shevat, the fifteenth day of the month of Shevat, is the Jewish New Year for the trees. Join Rabbi Kahn and Cantor Elaya at our Tu B’Shevat Seder, where we will study and reflect on...
Feb22Sat
02/22/2020 - 6:00pm
Please join us in celebrating Beth El's 75th anniversary on Saturday, February 22, 2020 at a charity gala benefiting children at the beautiful art deco California Ballroom. There will be live music by Jordan and the RituaL,...

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Gift Shop

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.

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BENS Nursery School–Accepting Applications for 2020-21!



Contact BENS@bethelberkeley.org to set up a tour!
We are now accepting applications for 2's, 3's and 4's for the 2020-2021 school year. To learn more about BENS, our programs and the philosophy of our Jewish play-based preschool, email BENS@bethelberkeley.org.