Entries by Barry

Selichot Film & Services

Saturday, September 1, 9 pm    The High Holy Day season kicks off with Selichot services, preceded this year by the film “The Penalty,” and a discussion of the death penalty in America. “The Penalty” is a feature film that goes behind the scenes of some of the biggest headlines in the history of America’s death […]

A Milestone Shabbat

Saturday, June 30 Please join us at Beth Jacob for a very special Shabbat honoring Rabbi Allen! On June 30th, come for services and a beautiful kiddush lunch as we honor and celebrate Rabbi Morris Allen for 32 years of amazing leadership! This is Rabbi Allen’s last Shabbat on the bimah before he begins his sabbatical […]

Post-Kiddush Learning: Aging in Israel

After Kiddush; Saturday, June 23 Join us for a Post-Kiddush Learning session to learn about innovative models of care, as well as challenges faced when aging in Israel’s multi-faith and multicultural society. Rabbis Lynn Liberman, Cathy Nemiroff and Sharon Stiefel will share insights from their recent study tour in Israel. The tour included dialogue with policy makers, […]

Divrei Torah

Check out our archive of Divrei Torah. These are available for those who missed them the first time, or who want to revisit them. Click here to read them!

Medical Device Share

Many congregants have medical equipment in their homes that they needed temporarily, but no longer need. Many items are only gathering cobwebs (crutches, shower chairs, wheel chairs or “travel” chairs, etc.). Most of us would love for them to be used and are willing to lend them out. Beth Jacob has set up a way […]

#DAYENU Shirt

Beth Jacob Congregation teens went to DC along with other Twin City Jewish Teens for the “March for our Lives”, and we printed these shirts and sweatshirts! Proceeds help to support the cause (eliminating gun violence). Shirts are $10 each; sweatshirts $25. Want one? Click here!

Kol Narishkeit

If you lost your copy, want to share it with out of state relatives, or just want to use electricity while reading it, here is the Kol Narishkeit, part of BJC’s annual Purim dose of wackiness. Happy Adar! Kol Narishkeit Archive

100 Years of the Balfour Declaration

  Thursday, November 9, 7 pm Beth Jacob Congregation On November 2, 1917 the British government made a monumental public statement, the Balfour Declaration, which was instrumental in moving forward the dream of establishing a Jewish state. On Thursday, November 9th, join us as we host a distinguished panel of professors: Dr. David Itzkowitz Dr. Riv-Ellen Prell […]

Josh Warshawsky

Friday evening, November 10 Saturday, November 11   Musician Josh Warshawsky is coming to Beth Jacob! Josh has shared his original melodies with Jewish communities throughout the US and Canada. His first full-length album, “Mah Rabu” can be found on iTunes (listen here!). His music can be heard at Ramah and URJ summer camps as well as at […]

Ramah Director to Visit Iyunim Family Sunday

Sunday, November 12 Jacob Cytryn, Director of Camp Ramah Wisconsin, is coming to Beth Jacob! At the end of our Iyunim Family Sunday program at 11:30 am we will have pizza and schmoozing with Jacob for families of all ages. In addtion, families with children in grade 5 and up can meet with Jacob between 9:30-11:30 to discuss their plans for the […]