BJBE has the honor of hosting Lynn Magid Lazar, International President of Women of Reform Judaism this weekend, July 13-15. Don't miss out on hearing this inspiring speaker, starting with Shabbat services on Friday night, July 13, where she will deliver the sermon. On Saturday, July 14, there will be two learning sessions, Session #1 "WRJ Connections: Membership, Leadership & Recruitment Bridging Generations," and Session #2 "Sisterhood Communication - Lead, Learn and Link," with a luncheon in between. (Reservations are required for luncheon.) On Sunday, July 15, the topic of Session #3 will be "Inspired by the Past-Committed by the Future," followed by a luncheon. Reservations for luncheons should be sent to Sharon Sabin, 3843 Russett Lane, Northbrook. For questions, contact Gloria Kaiz at Gloria@kaizs.com. We hope to see you there. All BJBE members are welcome. There is a small charge for all meals.
Lost and Found: Ever wonder what happened to your umbrella, your son's sweatshirt or your daughter's gloves? Check the Lost and Found in the Temple office where many unclaimed belongings remain. Items not claimed by Friday, July 13 will be donated.
Join the BJBE Post Carpool Club at the CHICAGO BOTANIC GARDEN Tuesday Evening! Music on the Esplanade begins at 6:00 PM, featuring BOPOLOGY (a Swing Ensemble). Admission is free with a membership parking sticker. If you do not have one, let us know and we will try to connect you with someone else attending who is a member. Bring your own dinner and beverage, we will provide dessert.
BJBE is partnering with North Suburban Synagogue Beth El for Sounds of Summer: A Late Night Campfire Sing-Along featuring Cantor Rachel Rosenberg and our very own Cantor Ross Wolman, Saturday, August 4 at 9:30 PM at North Suburban Synagogue Beth El, 1175 Sheridan Road, Highland Park, IL. Tickets are $5 per person. RSVP to Ali Drumm at email@example.com or 847-432-2040.
Want a Friendly Visitor?
We are looking for members who would like a visit. If you or someone you know is in a nursing home, assisted living facility, rehabilitation center or in their private home and would like some company, conversation, and or support, please contact Gloria Kaiz at 847-945-3741, firstname.lastname@example.org. We are in the process of developing a program that will provide support to members who have limited mobility and would like some company. We will keep you posted as we move forward. More information to follow.
The building is scheduled to be closed this Sunday, July 1.
Summer Worship Schedule begins this Friday, June 22. Friday Shabbat services will begin at 6:30 PM.
BJBE is partnering with North Suburban Synagogue Beth El for Sounds of Summer: A Late Night Campfire Sing-Along featuring songleader Rachel Rosenberg and our very own Cantor Ross Wolman, Saturday, August 4 at 9:30 PM at Beth El, 1175 Sheridan Road, Highland Park, IL. Tickets are $5 per person. RSVP to Ali Drumm at email@example.com or 847-432-2040.
As we move into the summer months, we will be closing the building on Sundays when there are no activities scheduled. This decision was made to reduce our operating expenses, hopefully without impacting the level of service we provide. If you have a need for the building to be open on a Sunday when it is scheduled to be closed, please contact me at 847-940-7575, ext. 118 to make arrangements. Closings are listed on the BJBE calendar accessible on our website.
The building is scheduled to be closed this Sunday, June 24 following Project Nourish at 10:00 AM.
The building is scheduled to be closed this Sunday, June 17.
Shabbat Services, this week, Friday, June 15 will begin at 6:00 PM.
Summer Worship Schedule begins Friday, June 22. Friday Shabbat services will begin at 6:30 PM.
Learning the Symbols of our Sanctuary, video
Dedication Gala Montage
Slideshow of Kids & Walls
Volume 1, Issue 1
February 28, Adult Purim Party
March 1, Purim Carnival Registration
Kolin/Israel Trip Information