CBI Events Calendar

May
3
Thu
The Jewish Bakery
May 3 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
The Jewish Bakery

Meet Stanley Ginsberg, author of The Rye Baker and sample locally-sourced and baked breads from CBI’s Jennifer Lapidus and Scott Unfried.

In addition to The Rye Baker – the critically acclaimed baking book devoted entirely to the rye breads of Europe and America – Ginsberg is also co-author and writer of Inside the Jewish Bakery: Recipes and Memories from the Golden Age of Jewish Baking.  Stanley grew up in post World War Two Brooklyn, where he learned to bake from his grandmothers. He continued to bake during his years as a graduate student at the University of Wisconsin, and returned to it in the early 2000s as the demands of career and family wound down.He is the 2012 winner of the International Association of Culinary Professionals’ prestigious Jane Grigson Award.

Lapidus and Unfried, recently married, are both former instructors at the John C. Campbell Folk School. Lapidus is the former owner of Natural Bridge Bakery – a woodfired brick-oven bakery producing Flemish naturally leavened breads.  She currently owns and manages Carolina Ground Flour Mill, which connects farmers and bakers throughout the Southeast. Unfried  attended the California Culinary Academy in San Francisco and apprenticed with some of the Bay Area’s best bakeries before moving east and founding the Flat Rock Village Bakery in Flat Rock, NC. He is also now co-owner of Fletcher Village Bakery in Fletcher, NC, and West First Wood-Fired Pizza in downtown Hendersonville.

This event is free and open to the public.

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May
19
Sat
Shavuot 5778: Angelology
May 19 @ 9:30 pm – May 20 @ 5:30 am

Join Rabbi Goldstein in an all-night study delving deeply into the tradition of angelic divine messengers throughout the Jewish tradition and what these concepts might mean to us today. Our learning and discussions will be interspersed with singing and chanting. Bring a vegetarian snack or dessert to share, an open mind, and an open heart. RSVPs appreciated

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Oct
5
Fri
October Shabbatluck at Julie’s
Oct 5 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

CBI Home October Shabbatluck

Julie’s Home (North Asheville)- Friday, Oct. 5th 6:30pm

Have you been wanting to celebrate Shabbat in the comfort of home? Have you been craving the connection of community? Then join us for the second of our new monthly First Friday CBI Home Shabbatlucks! This month is being hosted at Julie’s home in North Asheville.

We will be coming together as a community of friends to celebrate Shabbat in the comfort of home with candle-lighting, singing, a teaching related to Beresheet, the week’s Torah portion, and a potluck. People of all ages are welcome to join!

We will provide the main dish (both meat & vegan options available) and grape juice, and…

Ask that you bring:

– A side dish (meat, egg-based or vegan; dairy-free please)

– Any songs or chants you would like to share for our Shabbat Celebration

– Wine/beer if you would like to imbibe

Register here: https://tinyurl.com/Oct-Shabbatluck-reg

for 1) the Address, 2) so we will know how many folks will be attending, and 3) we can connect you with someone if you need a ride: http://www.123formbuilder.com/form-4206476/event-registration-form

or call Lee at the CBI Office at 828.252.8660

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