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Sukkot

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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Yom Kippur

Yom Kippur 2019 begins in the evening of Tuesday, October 8, and ends in the evening of Wednesday, October 9. Yom Kippur, also known as the Day of Atonement, is the holiest day of the year in Judaism. Its central themes are atonement and repentance. Jews traditionally observe this holy day with an approximate 25-hour […]

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Shavuot at Temple Beth Sholom

Shavuot, the feast of weeks, is celebrated seven weeks after the second Passover seder. Although Shavuot began as an ancient grain harvest festival, the holiday has been identified since biblical times with the giving of the Torah on Mount Sinai. Shavuot 2019 will begin in the evening of Saturday, June 8 and ends in the […]

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Sing on Israel’s Independence Day

Cantor Reinwald invites you to sing with the TBS choir for Yom Ha’atzmaut (Israel Independence Day)! We will be singing an all Israeli music filled Shabbat on Friday, May 10th (at 6:30 pm) Rehearsals for this service will happen on Tuesdays, April 23rd and May 7th from 7:30-9:00. Sign up today by emailing Cantor Reinwald

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Greased Purim: Watch Now!

Time to break out the Poodle Skirts and Black Leather Jackets! Watch the T-Birds and Pink Ladies join together as they’ve always been in our 2019 Purim Shpiel “Greased Purim” Here are the links to catch up: Pre-Purim Performance Purim Shpiel Adult Purim Party Saturday night, March 23, 2019 Temple Beth Sholom Megillah reading, the […]

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First Night Seder at TBS

Reservations are open for the TBS Annual Passover Seder Join us on Friday, April 19 | 6 pm as we come together to retell the story of Passover and enjoy a family style dinner. RSVP deadline is Friday April 12. Click here to sign up  TBS Members click the link above and log in to […]

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Choose Your Adventure: Chanukah Opportunity Drawing

Win your dream Spring Break or Summer Vacation including a $1,000 Hilton Hotels gift card to be used towards the purchase of a stay, room service, resort fees, etc. at any Hilton affiliated property worldwide, and 100,000 American Airlines miles for the one-time purchase of two, Business class or below, roundtrip tickets for any American […]

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