Entries by Barry

PURIM!

Mendota Megillah Madness: Thursday, February 25, 7 pm (Ma’ariv at 6:45 pm) This year, get ready for a space-themed Purim celebration, before the Death Star of David destroys us all! Beth Jacob’s online Mendota Megillah Madness will be laser-focused on fun, and will feature costumes (including an online costume parade), the megillah reading, assorted zany […]

PANDEMICS IN PERSPECTIVE – WITH DR. ARIE ZMORA

Sundays 1:30-3 pm, February 14, 21, & 28  More Info and Registration at Beth-Jacob.org/PIP Join Dr. Arie Zmora for a three-session course: Pandemics in Perspective – What can we learn from the historical experience? The course will discuss basic concepts to understand these pandemics and epidemics over time, including their causes, manifestations, and lethality, and will address the […]

NEW ADULT INTERMEDIATE HEBREW CLASS

Sundays at 9:30 am starting on March 7 Register at Beth-Jacob.org/Hebrew For those who can already read Hebrew (decode), this is your chance to focus on learning Hebrew vocabulary and comprehension, primarily based on prayers found in the siddur. Learn with Cynthia Freedman starting on March 7! The class will be held at 9:30 am Sundays. […]

8 DAYS OF TORAH

Beth Jacob’s Rabbis are sharing teachings on each day of Chanukah! You can find them on Facebook (like the BJC FB Page, and join the BJC FB Group to be notified), Twitter, Instagram, or update your email preferences to be added to an email list to receive them in your inbox (make sure to check […]

PANDEMIC POSTCARDS

Let’s stay in touch during the pandemic! If you would like to send postcards to other congregants please let us know below and we will provide the cards and addresses, and make sure that everyone knows how much they are missed! Questions? Contact Frances. Sign up to send postcards

KIDDUSH KITS

We put together “Kiddush Kits” to help it feel a little more like Shabbat. The kits can be used on their own, or in conjunction with our online kiddush! If you can’t pick one up but would like one, let us know on the sign-up form. If you would like to sponsor a future week’s […]

YOUTH EDUCATION

Most recent updates at Beth-Jacob.org/YEupdate. Shabbat Youth Services Minyan Katan: 9 am at Beth-Jacob.org/MK for families with children ages 0 – 5 Youth Tefilah: 11 am at Beth-Jacob.org/YT for kids in elementary school through 6th grade Shabbat Morning Classes 5th-6th grade: 10:15 am with Steve Greenberg at Beth-Jacob.org/56. Torah trope sheet at Beth-Jacob.org/Trope. 7th-8th grade: […]

BETH JACOB ONGOING CLASSES

MONDAYS: 21st Century Judaism Noon at Beth-Jacob.org/21 – Judaism has come a long way, but where is it going? How can it speak to us as we journey ever onward into an uncertain future? Find out on Mondays at noon with Rabbi Rubin! Swimming in the Sea of Talmud 7:30 pm at Beth-jacob.org/Talmud – Join Rabbi […]

Beth-Jacob.org/Live

Looking for weekday morning minyan? It’s at Beth-Jacob.org/Minyan Looking for the YouTube Livestream of Shabbat Services? It’s at Beth-Jacob.org/YouTube. To increase clarity and reduce the likelihood of errors in switching where the link Beth-Jacob.org/Live points, we have phased out the use of that link. Starting now, weekday services and the YouTube livestream will have their own […]

Link Coming

The link you just clicked is a shortcut (probably to a Zoom meeting or sign-up form); when the time for the meeting arrives, the link you clicked will take you to the Zoom. If you’re looking for a sign-up form, it’s coming soon.