Mar26Tue
03/26/2019 - 7:30pm
In North Africa, Jewish children would come to the Seder table dressed for the journey but, in its structure, the Passover Seder owes more to Socrates than to Moses. Learn about the origins, structure and history of the Passover Haggadah as it...
Mar30Sat
03/30/2019 - 4:00pm

Dr. Tomer Persico is a research fellow and Scholar in Residence of the Shalom Hartman Institute based in the San Francisco Bay Area, and ...
Mar31Sun
03/31/2019 - 1:00pm
In the spirit of Pesach, our congregation can make a difference by supporting our most vulnerable immigrant neighbors. This inspiring program of learning and action will include instruction from local leaders on techniques for outreach, coaching, mentoring, tutoring and advocacy in response to the criminalization of immigrants, separating families at the border, and blocking asylum-seekers....
Apr11Thu
04/11/2019 - 7:30pm

The Passover Seder changed very little between 900 and 1900...but over the last 100 years, American Jews retold the story of Passover in new ways, reflecting their history as free citizens in democracy and as witnesses to...
Apr12Fri
04/12/2019 - 12:00pm to 04/20/2019 - 8:30pm
From Torah Study to BENS to an interfaith teen gathering to Shabbat Ruach, in the week before we retell and reenact our People’s miraculous story of finding freedom from slavery, there will be many different opportunities for people of all ages in our community to learn, create and connect with our at-risk and homeless youth neighbors. During this week of programs, Beth El members will...
Apr12Fri
04/12/2019 - 12:42pm
Who is coming to your Seder? How can you create a Haggadah (and celebration) that is engaging, fun and appropriate for everyone? We willl have ideas, reading, activities and crafts to help enliven any seder you are having. If you have always wanted to have a Seder but didn't...
Apr12Fri
04/12/2019 - 5:30pm to 8:30pm
Beth El’s Monthly Musical Family Shabbat!
Second Friday of Every Month*,
5:30 pm: Catered dinner
6:15 pm: Family-friendly Shabbat service
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Apr20Sat
04/20/2019 - 6:00pm
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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 will also screen the movie...
May5Sun
05/05/2019 - 10:00am
A Tapestry of Jewish Women will focus on and honor the diversity of the women of Beth El. Each participating woman will lay out a display of family photos and memorabilia reflecting her Jewish experience and discuss her display as other Beth El members visit her table. If you’d...