ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEK
Please see sections below for detailed information on these and other programs
It's time to choose Tzedakah recipients! Each year we select one agency per month to be the recipient of our Tzedakah. Click here to cast your ballot by October 24.
Bring the whole family to rejoice in the Torah at our evening Simchat Torah and Consecration service Wednesday, October 15 at 6:30pm.
We look forward to celebrating the Bar Mitzvah of Jarett Fersten at the morning service and the Bat Mitzvah of Rebecca Radis at the afternoon service this Saturday. Mazel tov to Jarett, Rebecca and their families.
In observance of Sukkot, the temple office will close at 2:00pm on Wednesday and will reopen Friday morning. In observance of the national holiday, the building will be closed Monday, October 13.
Arlene MayzelExecutive Director847-940-7575, ext. email@example.com
It was wonderful to see so many of you at Rosh Hashanah services. Thanks for working so well with the ushers and traffic security to make services an enjoyable experience at BJBE. We look forward to welcoming you on Friday night for Kol Nidre and Saturday for Yom Kippur services. Here are some tips for this weekend:
Tuesday and Thursday Hebrew School begins this week. The BJBE office will close at noon on Friday.
Wishing you an easy fast. G'mar Hatimah Tovah.
La Shanah Tovah
We look forward to greeting you at Rosh Hashanah services this week. A few quick tips to help your experience be a good one.....
The BJBE office will close at noon this Wednesday and will be closed Thursday.
Wishing you and your families a healthy and sweet New Year. May you be inscribed in the Book of Life for a good year.
We enter into the High Holidays with a special S'lichot program this Saturday evening, featuring moving stories on How God Was in this Place: Personal Life-Saving Journeys followed by a S'lichot service.
See sections below for information on these and other upcoming events.
We are processing our High Holy Day tickets in batches this year. The first group was mailed last week, with another going out this week. Adults receive a ticket insert that will be placed in a badge holder that you can pick up when you attend your first service. Children's tickets are labels designed for one-time use, so there is a label for every service that your children will attend.
BJBE looks forward to celebrating the B'nai Mitzvah of Jorrin Andre and Joshua Levin at the morning service this Saturday. Mazel tov to Jorrin, Joshua and their families!
Make certain to stop in your Judaica Shop to see the new honey dishes and shofars in time for Rosh Hashanah.
What an amazing Sanctuary dedication weekend BJBE had! It was wonderful to see so many of you at the various events and the tremendous support for our congregation. We look forward to the many opportunities to share worship and celebrate simchas together in the new Sanctuary.
BJBE looks forward to celebrating the B'nai Mitzvah of David Brostoff and Alex Peck at the morning service, the B'nai Mitzvah of Roya Lippe and Nathaniel Lippe at the afternoon service, and the B'nai Mitzvah of Emma Pelz and Ben Pelz at Kol Shabbat this Saturday. Mazel tov to David, Alex, Roya, Nathaniel, Emma, Ben and their families!
Learning the Symbols of our Sanctuary, video slideshow
Purim @ BJBE
Social Action trip to New Orleans
February Midmonth Mailer