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Upcoming Events

CBI's Annual Rummage Sale

Date: September 26, 2016 Time: 8:00 am - 3:30 pm

Meet the Midrash class - will not meet today

Date: September 28, 2016 Time: 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Living Torah - will not meet today

Date: September 29, 2016 Time: 8:30 am - 9:30 am

Friday Noon Study Group - Hosea

Date: September 30, 2016 Time: 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Saturday Morning Services

Date: October 1, 2016 Time: 9:30 am - 11:55 am

CBI Beit Midrash

Date: October 2, 2016 Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Jewish Meditation & Chant Circle

Date: October 2, 2016 Time: 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

News from CBI

Friday Noon Study Group

Fridays, 12-1 pm Friday Noon Study Group: The Evolution of God We will be reading and discussing The Evolution of God, a 2009 book by Robert Wright that explores the history of the concept of God in

Meet the Midrash

Wednesdays, noon to 1:00 pm

Out of the texts of the Torah, the Rabbis created teachings bringing deeper meanings to the wisdom of the Jewish people known as Midrash. Each week we will explore some of these teachings based on the weekly Torah portion.

Hasidishe Kiddush

Last Shabbat of Each Month

Fill your heart and soul with Torah (and schnapps...) and join together to learn Hasidic thought and wisdom on the parashat ha'shavua. Last Shabbat of each month, 12:30 pm in the library

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