Always check the calendar to confirm dates and times
Monthly board meetings are open to all CBT members with Minyan starting at 7:15 PM. Contact our Board Secretary for questions.
In addition to traditional prayers this service will incorporate walking and seated meditations, nigunim, and chasidic texts.
Festive First Friday
We invite those with birthdays (adults and children) and anniversaries in the upcoming month to attend Friday night service at the synagogue. The rabbi offers a blessing for those celebrating and we share cake afterward.
Hand in Hand
Hand–in–Hand is a free class for kiddos age 0–3 broken down into two groups: Threes (1st & 3rd Sundays) and Babies & Toddlers (2nd & 4th Sundays). Moms, dads, grandparents…anyone with a tot should join us for arts and crafts, music, movement, and Jewish stories and traditions. Bring your friends! Hand–in–Hand is open to both members and non—members. If you’d like to attend, simply email your name and name(s) and age(s) of your tot(s) to Rachel Leventon.
Israeli Dancing (weekly!)
All adults and teens welcome! Free for members. $5 for non–members. Beginner (7–8PM) and intermediate level taught as well as lots of time to just dance! Contact Linda Kahalnik for questions.
Jewish & Christian Study
A unique interfaith study group of Jews and Christians who meets one Monday a month at noon in the Oneg room. We are learning about each other as we study primary source texts (Bible, Mishnah) together. Free. All are welcome. Contact Earl Bills for questions.
If you’re in the mood for a Shabbat service that’s got a “beat” then come join us in welcoming Shabbat with instruments and singing! Watch the news or check the calendar for upcoming dates.
Knit Night (bi-monthly!)
Join us on the 1st and 3rd Wednesdays of the month at 7PM in the Library & Member Lounge to learn or share expertise. We knit and crochet and schmooze. Happy to help with questions or to teach anyone who wants to learn. Bring your hook, needles, or loom, and settle in for a couple hours of hand-crafty goodness. Contact Kimber Miller for questions.
Ladies Who Lunch
Go Dutch and nosh with the ladies at a different spot around town each month. Must RSVP for location at least one week in advance. Selected locations offer dairy and fish options. Sponsored by Sisterhood. Contact Carol Taper for questions.
Talk ‘n Fold
A lively, talkative group that meets to prepare synagogue mailings. Come help fold, seal, label, and postage a mailing. Contact our Board Secretary for questions.
Texas Hold’em Poker
Come for a night of fun and friendship. $20 members and $25 non-members. Contact The Poker Guys & Gals for questions.
Join us the first Saturday of the month to stretch, strengthen, and prepare for services with yoga as Jewish content is infused into the movements. All levels are welcome, including those who need to practice while seated in a chair. Wear comfortable and modest clothing. Bring a mat for comfort as well as a bottle of water. Feel free to join the congregation afterward for Torah service, Musaf, and lunch. Make sure to check the calendar for cancellations.
On the 2nd and 4th Saturday of the month at 11AM in the MPR room, we have a special service for our toddlers and their parents, grandparents, or special friends. Join us for singing, dancing, storytelling, and a snack. A fun-filled ritual to educate, entertain, enthrall, and envelop our youngest members who are the future of our congregation. Contact us at Tot-Shabbat@congregationbethtorah.org for questions.