Upcoming Events & Programming

Deerfield Winter Market
December 4th, 9:00am-2:00pm
Park Avenue and Deerfield Road, Deerfield
This event will feature live entertainment, retail and craft booths, non-profit charities, food vendors and holiday fun! BJBE will have a booth, please come by to say hello!

Shabbat Services
We have both in-person and virtual options.

Fridays* | 7:30pm | Facebook Live
Saturdays | 9:30am | Facebook Live
Saturday Torah Study | 11:00am | Hybrid

Members - please check your Monday This Week at BJBE or Friday Shabbat Service Information emails for the Zoom information.

As always, please call our office at 847.940.7575 with any questions!

*Please note, our Shabbat service on Friday, December 3rd will be at 6:00pm

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Matzah Ball/Chanukah Shabbat
Friday, December 3rd, 6:00pm
You're invited to our first Matzah Ball Shabbat of the year!

The Shabbat Schedule:

5:15pm - Chanukah activities
   Drop in at any point during this time, no food will be served
5:50pm - Candle lighting
   We encourage you to bring a chanukkiah from home
6:00pm - Family service with our Junior Choir
   "GOneg" following the service - grab some treats to enjoy later

We are collecting winter gear to bundle in kits to donate to Northwest Compass. If you'd like to contribute, please bring new adult-sized socks, gloves, or a scarf with you to the service.

For the safety and health of our entire congregation, all persons over the age of 2, regardless of vaccination status, must be masked throughout the evening.

Pre-registration is required.



BJBE is an inclusive and welcoming community. We encourage participation from all who seek a connection to Jewish life and want to be part of our sacred community regardless of religious background, race, ethnicity, gender, socioeconomic status, political affiliation, ability, age, sexual orientation, and gender identity. We encourage all to participate in our community, regardless of knowledge of Hebrew or Judaism.

BJBE offers dynamic, innovative programming. We provide an active community to those who wish to make a difference, a caring community to those less fortunate, and a nurturing community to those seeking connection.


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