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Whiskey Tasting

January 11, 2020 4:00-6:00 PM Location: Matthew and Lori Griffin Home Sign up There might not be anything more uniquely American thanBourbon whiskey. American whiskey brands often celebrate ideal- ized values—independence, pragmatism, guts. Could there be any three better words to describe the Jewish people. Did you know one of America’s oldest bourbon distilleries was […]

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TBS Brotherhood’s 24th Annual Pancake Breakfast

TBS Brotherhood Presents Our Annual Pancake Breakfast Wednesday, December 25, 2019, 9-11 a.m. TBS Social Hall We’ll have blueberry, chocolate chip and plain pancakes, eggs, turkey sausages, fruit, beverages and chocolate chip cookies. There also will be some great raffle prizes you can win, including event tickets, food and merchandise. Tickets have been mailed out […]

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Chanukah Online Auction is now LIVE! Our first spectacular online auction! All proceeds benefit the programs and services provided by TBS, including youth and adult education, guest speakers, holiday programming, and more! For more information, contact Melanie Pollak. TBS’s Chanukah Online Auction Our auction features fun entertainment tickets, hotel stays, certificates to area restaurants, great […]

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Wine and Cheese

Location: Colony Wine Merchant Time: 1:30-3:00 PM Cost: $36 per/person 24 person maximum for this class. Register Judaism is like a fine wine, it keeps getting better over time. It’s not all Mogen David or Manischewitz. From Rashi, the great Torah commentator of the 11th century whose profession was vintner, to the incredible wines of […]

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Interfaith Thanksgiving Service

Temple Beth Sholom joins Anaheim United Methodist Church and Temple Beth Emet for an afternoon of giving thanks, friendship and pie! Sunday, November 24, 2019 5:00 pm Anaheim United Methodist Church 1000 South State College Boulevard, Anaheim, CA, 92806 All ages are welcome and encouraged to attend and share in this special community afternoon.

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iEngage community presentation with Rabbi Dr. Donniel Hartman

Join Jewish Federation & Family Services for “Israel and the Challenges and Responsibilities of Jewish Nationalism” with Rabbi Dr. Donniel Hartman President, Shalom Hartman Institute of North America Tuesday, December 3, 7 p.m. At Temple Bat Yahm, 1011 Camelback St., Newport Beach This lecture is part of OC iEngage, a community learning initiative that empowers […]

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TBS Presents: Cupcake Wars!

November 9 at 6:00 PM at TBS Social Hall $15 Members | $20 Non-Members Sign up here (TBS Members receive the member discount only when you log into your Shulcloud account) Come eat, drink, and bake with your TBS friends! Dinner and all the ingredients you’ll need to make an award winning cupcake will be […]

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Jewish Journeys!

Jewish Journeys is a class for those wishing to learn the basics of Jewish life and practice as well as those who want a Judaism refresher. We will explore topics from the Jewish calendar to Jewish history, text, liturgy and life cycle. Register Here This series begins August 12, 2019 and will be taught by […]

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The origins of Sukkot are both historical and agricultural. Historically, Sukkot commemorates the forty-year period during which the children of Israel were wandering in the desert, living in temporary shelters. Agriculturally, Sukkot is a harvest festival and is sometimes referred to as Chag HaAsif (חג האסיף, the “Festival of Ingathering”), as it celebrates the gathering […]

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