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Upcoming Events

Introduction to Judaism course (at BHT)

Date: December 1, 2015 Time: 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Meet the Midrash

Date: December 2, 2015 Time: 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Living Torah with Rabbi Goldstein

Date: December 3, 2015 Time: 8:30 am - 9:15 am

Ferguson: A Report From Occupied Territory & Panel Discussion

Date: December 3, 2015 Time: 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Friday Noon Study Group

Date: December 4, 2015 Time: 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Friday Night Services

Date: December 4, 2015 Time: 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

The Deeper Meaning of Hanukkah

Date: December 4, 2015 Time: 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm

News from CBI

Friday Noon Study Group

Fridays, 12-1 pm

The Study Group is currently discussing The Book of Joshua

Now in its 15th consecutive year, our informal Study Group meets every Friday from 12 to 1 P.M. in the CBI Social Hall.  Everyone is welcome to attend any or all of our sessions. Expertise, prior Jewish education, or participation in previous Friday Noon discussions is NOT a requirement for attending.  

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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