“More than Israel has kept the Sabbath, the Sabbath has kept Israel.” -Asher Ginsburg, a.k.a. Achad Ha-am

SHABBAT

We celebrate Shabbat each week on Friday evenings with a congregational service that typically begins at 7:30 pm, followed by an Oneg, and Torah Study on Saturday mornings. Throughout the year, we also have special Shabbat programming on Friday evenings, including Family Services the first Friday of each month, musical performances, Tzedakah activities, and films -- start times may vary and will be indicated.

Friday, October 26, 6:00 – 7:00 pm

Rega: Tzedakah Program.

For all ages, help prepare meals to be distributed by Midnight Run to the homeless in NYC. Shabbat service + music. Light Shabbat supper + Oneg.

 

Friday, November 9, 7:30 pm

Kristallnacht (Night of Broken Glass)

Memory Unearthed by the TBS Choir.

 

Friday, December 7, 7:30 pm

Oy, Chanukah! A lively klezmer program featuring the TBS Choir and Klezmer Band.

 

Friday, January 18, 7:30 pm

Souls Grown Deep from a Tangled Tree.

Music to remember Martin Luther King and to enliven Tu B’Shvat, the Jewish celebration of trees.

 

Friday, January 25, 7:30 pm

Shabbat Shirah (Sabbath of Song) L’dor Va Dor, from Generation to Generation.

 

Friday, March 29, 6:00 – 7:00 pm

Rega: Pre-Passover Songs and Stories.

 

Friday, May 3, 7:30 pm

Yom HaShoah Commemoration.

 

REGA (a moment of community) 

Scheduled throughout the year, here are the Friday dates for this special program:

Everyone is invited to this Shabbat program weaving together an interactive Shabbat Service, music and creative activities. Light Shabbat dinner and Oneg. A wonderful way to connect as a community! 
6:00 - 7:30 pm
October 26  Tzedakah  
March 29  Pre-Passover

CHOIR & MUSIC PROGRAMS

Come together to celebrate the yearly cycle through music, always a vibrant part of life at Temple Beth Shalom. Our choir of Temple members sings throughout the year, often accompanied by instrumentalists.

Listed programs are integrated into our 7:30 pm Shabbat service, unless otherwise noted.

Friday, November 9, 7:30 pm

Kristallnacht (Night of Broken Glass)
Memory Unearthed by the TBS Choir.

 

Friday, December 7, 7:30 pm

Oy, Chanukah! A lively klezmer program featuring the TBS Choir and Klezmer Band.

 

Friday, January 18, 7:30 pm

Souls Grown Deep from a Tangled Tree.
Music to remember Martin Luther King 
and to enliven Tu B’Shvat, the Jewish celebration of trees.

 

Friday, January 25, 7:30 pm

Shabbat Shirah (Sabbath of Song)
L’dor Va Dor, from Generation to Generation.

 

Friday, May 3, 7:30 pm

Yom HaShoah Commemoration.

SUMMER SERVICE SCHEDULE 2019

Every Friday evening at 7:30 pm
Service with Rabbi Schecter or Cantor Robin + light Oneg.

Friday, July 5  

Friday, August 30


 

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WEEKLY SHABBAT SERVICE
Fridays:  7:30 pm
(or by special schedule)

TORAH STUDY
Saturday Morning: 9:00 am

FAMILY SERVICES
First Friday of the month: 7:30 pm
or by schedule