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At Beth-El Congregation, we strive to meet the spiritual, educational, social, and religious needs of our members through the teachings and practice of Reform Judaism. Our community supports the life events of our congregants and demonstrates diverse ways of caring and sharing. We invite you to come to our Temple and join us for worship, study, tikkun olam (repair of the world) and friendship.
Kabbalat Shabbat Early Service is on Friday, July 31, at 5:45 pm.
Candles, Kiddush, and Snack at 5:45 pm
Service at 6:00 pm
Cantorial Soloist Charna Blumberg will sing.
Wednesday, August 12, at 12:00 pm.
PowerPoint slideshow presented by Larry Steckler: "25 Breathtaking Places to See Around the World."
Join us for a presentation on some of the most breathtaking places on the planet. Lunch will be catered by Ming Wok.Online reservations available soon.
Sunday, August 16, at 10:00 am - 12:00 pm.
Please join us for an Open House! We will show all perspective parents of Pre-K and Kindergarten-age children the wonderful things that happen in our Religious School!
Please join us! We would love to see you there!
The Archives Committee has placed an amazing exhibit in the Hall of Remembrance, which will run until June, 2015. Click here for more information.
Sunday, September 13, after Erev Rosh Hashanah Service.
Please join us in the Great Hall for a Celebration of Rabbi Ralph and Ann Mecklenburger's 32 years of dedication.
For the last time before his retirement, we will honor Rabbi and Ann. This reception will kick off the year of heartfelt events to honor the many contributions of the Mecklenburgers. Enjoy the festive reception and a special treat of Appletinis to celebrate the New Year!
Please bring your favorite dessert, snack, or homemade challah for the reception. Set-up will be that Sunday morning, from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm.
The Rabbi is planning an Interfaith Trip to Israel, October 19-30, 2015
Explore sites important to Jews and Christians from the North to the South.
Enrich your knowledge of ancient history.
Take a walking tour in Old Jaffa with two guides--one Arab, one Jewish.
Tour in a deluxe air-conditioned vehicle.
All room and half-board included!
Click the photo to learn more!
Rabbi Mecklenburger announced his retirement plans on January 20, 2015. In an effort to keep the congregation informed about the search for a successor rabbi, we have created a web page that will be immediately updated when new information is available.
Check out Rabbi Mecklenburger's book at www.OurReligiousBrains.com.
It is also available at Beth-El's Judaica Shop!