Entries by Barry

Share a Shabbat Table

Friday, November 17 Would you like to get to know other people at Beth Jacob better? Whether you are new here or an old-timer, you will love this new program that will help all of us to reach beyond our usual social circles in the shul and engage the entire community. The next “Share a […]

Author Jessica Fishman

Thursday, March 16, 7 pm at Beth Jacob   After moving to Israel, overcoming the notorious Israeli bureaucracy, making embarrassing mistakes while learning Hebrew, serving in an army “run by teenagers”, and serial dating egotistical Israelis, wide-eyed, midwestern Jessica Fishman finally thought that she had made it. Until everything came crashing down. Jessica Fishman grew […]

Winter Light at the Arboretum with Beth Jacob

Thursday Dec 29, 6:30pm Celebrate the Festival of Lights with the Winter Light exhibit at the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum, and experience the stunning light exhibition of acclaimed British artist Bruce Munro. The large-scale outdoor installations of colors and sounds create a unique and powerful experience that marries artistry and nature. What better way to celebrate […]

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 […]

Purim Service Sheet & More

For those that missed it on Purim or want to read it again, click here to read the Purim edition of the service sheet. Happy Adar! Archive 2016 Purim Service Sheet 2015 Purim Service Sheet 2014 Purim Service Sheet 2013 Purim Service Sheet 2012 Purim Service Sheet Other Purim Stuff 2016 Purim Promo Video

Challah Baking

Thursday, January 26, 6:30 pm Do you like challah? Would you like to learn to make it, or try a new recipe? Come to Beth Jacob’s monthly Challah Baking Class! Each class is taught by a different Beth Jacob Challah Baker. Come to one, two, or join us every month! RSVP at Beth-Jacob.org/challah.

Bracha and Bagels

Bracha and Bagels Wednesday Mornings after minyan (approx. 8 am) With Rabbi Tamar Grimm Explore contemporary teshuvot (responsa) to gain a deeper sense of how Jewish law has evolved and adapted in order to make Judaism relevant for our lives in a modern context. Delicious breakfast provided!

Jew in the Pew

2nd & 4th Saturday Mornings With Rabbi Lynn Liberman – 9:15-10 am Join Rabbi Lynn Liberman to discuss the weekly Torah portion through the lens of thought-provoking commentaries. Class usually meets on 2nd & 4th Saturday mornings in the chapel. Save

Name Artwork

Click image to view larger. Help us celebrate 30 years! Support Beth Jacob, and be a permanent part of a piece of art that Congregational Educator D.Marcos Vital is creating to commemorate our 30th Anniversary. Your and/or your immediate families’ name/s will be incorporated into an original piece of art commemorating our 30th Anniversary, to be displayed in the […]