Sukkot & Simchat Torah @ Beth Israel

Help Build the Sukkah – Sunday, September 19 @ 9:30 -11:30 am
The Men’s Club will be tackling the new year by performing the Mitzvah of assembling the Sukkah. Join us on Sunday, at 9:30 in the Price Family Courtyard to help us set up! Bagels and coffee will be provided. If you are interested in volunteering please email

Sukkot – Tuesday, September 21 @ 10:00 am
Join us virtually or in person for our morning Sukkot Service in the Sukkah, followed by a light Kiddush lunch.
To join us on YouTube click, HERE.

Shabbat Sukkot & New Member Shabbat – Friday, September 24 @ 6:15 pm
Join us for a special Erev Shabbat service/New Member Shabbat in the Sukkah followed by a BYO (bring-your-own) picnic dinner in the Sukkah with your Beth Israel family. Beth Israel will provide drinks and dessert.
To join us on YouTube click, HERE.

TRIBE Sukkot Oneg – Friday, September 24 @ 7:30 pm
Meet, mingle, and celebrate Shabbat with your fellow Tribesters! Join us for an Outdoor Sukkot Oneg on Friday, September 24, 2021, at 7:30 pm. We will meet on campus in the courtyard. We are always looking for new ideas! Do you have a hot topic you’d like to discuss? A quote you have found meaning in? We are looking for volunteers to help host our Oneg discussion! Please email Tribe Chair, Sarah Garrick, if you’re interested!

Erev Simchat Torah – Monday, September 27 @ 6:30 pm
Join us to celebrate Simchat Torah as we conclude Sukkot and rewind the Torah! There will be a pizza dinner at 6:00 pm followed by the Erev Simchat Torah service for an all-ages celebration!
Pizza dinner 6:00 pm RSVP HERE
Simchat Torah Service 6:30 pm

Sh’mini Atzeret/Yizkor Service – Tuesday, September 28 @ 10:00 am
Join us for our Sh’mini Atzeret/Simchat Torah Yizkor Service as we mourn together and recite the memorial prayers in remembrance of those whom we have loved and lost. The service will be followed by a light Kiddush lunch.

High Holy Day Food Drive
Every year during the High Holy Days, our community supports San Diegans facing hunger. Since the pandemic began in 2020, the need for food relief has never been greater. According to the San Diego Hunger Coalition, as of November 2020, approximately 1 in 3 people in San Diego County are facing food insecurity. There are two ways to make an impact:
Your donation will provide critical relief including meals, financial assistance, and vital resources to thousands of vulnerable San Diegans.
2. FOOD COLLECTION (until September 30)
Drop off canned goods, Kosher items, pasta/grains, and other non-perishable items at Beth Israel. There are bags on site now that people can take home and fill up or you can drop off donated goods to the blue bins in the Sanctuary foyer on the Beth Israel campus. More info HERE.