Jan27Sun
01/27/2019 - 10:00am
Join Rabbi Yoel Kahn for a bagel brunch and a discussion of Philip Roth's "The Plot Against America." Please RSVP here. A $10 donation is requested for brunch. Purchase the book...
Feb2Sat
02/02/2019 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm

A Reflective Conversation with Rabbi Rebekah Stern and Cantor Elaya Jenkins-Adelberg

​In the era of #metoo and #timesup, our community will come together for an evening of conversation about women's voices. Through text study and discussion, we will explore both biblical narratives and personal experiences of the silencing and amplifying of Jewish women's...
Feb9Sat
02/09/2019 - 5:00pm to 10:00pm

Silent auction, live auction, dinner, open bar, music through the decades!

Please visit bethelgala.com...

Feb17Sun
02/17/2019 - 2:00pm

As people of faith and good will, what is our hope for our community, and what is our obligation to one another?

Hosted by Church Divinity School of the Pacific and Bay Area Organizing Committee, you are...
Feb22Fri
02/22/2019 - 6:15pm to 10:00pm
​Join us at our new monthly Shabbat program on the Fourth Friday of the month as Beth El singers and musicians join Cantor Elaya Jenkins-Adelberg for a musical...
Mar7Thu
03/07/2019 - 7:30pm
Join Rabbi Stern and guest teacher Minister Lyvonne "Proverbs" Picou for a fresh take on the Book of Esther, seen especially through the lenses of race and gender. Though we will mark Rosh Chodesh Adar II and note the new moon in...
Mar12Tue
03/12/2019 - 7:30pm
Our second book club book is Rachel Calof’s Story by Rachel Bella Calof.  This memoir describes Calof’s life as an immigrant Jewish homesteader on the North Dakota plains at the turn of the 20th century. Her account of the hardships, dangers and harshness she endured...
Mar22Fri
03/22/2019 - 6:05pm to 10:00pm
​​Join us at our new monthly Shabbat program on the Fourth Friday of the month as Beth El singers and musicians join Cantor Elaya Jenkins-Adelberg...
Mar28Thu
03/28/2019 - 7:30pm to 9:30pm
Join the Basser Center for BRCA at the University of Pennsylvania and Congregation Beth El for a dynamic evening...
May1Wed
05/01/2019 - 7:15pm
Our annual commemoration of the Holocaust and resistance includes music, prayer, reflection and words of remembrance from a local Holocaust survivor. We continue our long-standing tradition of organizing this...
May5Sun
05/05/2019 - 10:00am
Our community contains a rich diversity of different ancestry and traditions, including Sephardic, hidden Spanish-Jewish ancestry, Mizrachi, African-American, conversion, as well as Ashkenazi. Join ourpanel of Jewish women from Beth El and the community for an exploration of their...