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Upcoming Events

CBI Beit Midrash

Date: February 14, 2016 Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Introduction to Judaism course (at CBI)

Date: February 16, 2016 Time: 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Meet the Midrash

Date: February 17, 2016 Time: 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Living Torah with Rabbi Goldstein

Date: February 18, 2016 Time: 8:30 am - 9:30 am

Friday Noon Study Group - Enigmatic Parables

Date: February 19, 2016 Time: 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Family Shabbat & Vegetarian Potluck Dinner

Date: February 19, 2016 Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Friday Night Family Shabbat Services

Date: February 19, 2016 Time: 6:00 pm - 7:15 pm

News from CBI

Friday Noon Study Group

Fridays, 12-1 pm

The Study Group begins New Topic on February 5
Our informal Study Group will be exploring Amy-Jill Levine's The Enigmatic Parables of a Controversial Rabbi: Short Stories by Jesus.  

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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