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Synagogue Life

Rabbi Elana Zelony

The Shul with a Pool

As many of you know there have been concerns that our membership is not large enough. The board and I have gone through a strategic process to decide how to address this issue. Based on the success of Jewish Community Centers around the country, we’ve decided to become…The Shul with a Pool. As of the […]

Cyd Friedman

High Holiday Packet and Programs

By now you have received your High Holiday packet. If you have not looked closely yet, please do so. The packet provides all the information you need to navigate the upcoming high holidays, with detailed scheduling and instructions, and the forms you need for a variety of needs during the holidays. Adult Education Brochure An […]

Revolving Door Participation

I am told that volunteers sustain active participation for perhaps seven years and then phase out their involvement in an organization.  I don’t know who did the research on this statistic allowing them to feel comfortable making such a statement but maybe it is true.  My own history with Congregation Beth Torah spans almost 35 years […]

Cyd Friedman

Successful Winter Events

I am honored to have been asked to add an article to the Family Record while Alan is enjoying vacation with his family. We had a lot of bonding and fun experiences during the month of December. These included our congregation–wide Hanukkah party, which was a fun event for all ages. Thank you to Carlie […]