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9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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March 2019

12th Grade AIPAC Policy Conference Trip

Friday, March 22 - Tuesday, March 26
Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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PRAYER BOOK HEBREW MADE EASY! Level One: Beginner/Intermediate with Dr. Al Ray

Tuesday, March 26 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Tuesday, repeating until Tuesday, April 30, 2019

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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$85 – $105

Tuesdays, September 4, 2018 - April 30, 2019 @ 6:00pm-8:30pm (26 Sessions) Did not learn to read Hebrew when you were growing up? It’s not too late! Enrich your worship experience by reading the prayers in Hebrew and building a lexicon of Jewish words and phrases so that you can better understand their meaning. Each member of the class will receive their own special journal edition of our prayer book, the Mishkan T’filah, to use as their textbook. Fee includes…

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A Holistic Approach to Bereavement & Loss through the Arts

Wednesday, March 27 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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One event on Wednesday, December 12, 2018 at 10:00am

One event on Wednesday, December 19, 2018 at 10:00am

One event on Wednesday, January 2, 2019 at 10:00am

One event on Wednesday, January 9, 2019 at 7:00pm

One event on Wednesday, January 16, 2019 at 7:00pm

One event on Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 7:00pm

One event on Wednesday, January 30, 2019 at 7:00pm

One event on Wednesday, February 6, 2019 at 10:00am

One event on Wednesday, February 13, 2019 at 10:00am

One event on Wednesday, February 20, 2019 at 10:00am

One event on Wednesday, February 27, 2019 at 10:00am

One event on Wednesday, March 13, 2019 at 10:00am

One event on Wednesday, March 20, 2019 at 10:00am

One event on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 10:00am

One event on Wednesday, April 3, 2019 at 10:00am

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States

Express Yourself · Art Therapy and Jewish Text · Writing  · Poetry and Prayer Join us for a series on a Holistic Approach to Bereavement. We will use artful ways to express, process and cope with loss. There is no right or wrong way to grieve, whatever your loss, it is personal to you. Group members will explore a profound healing process through various expressive and creative writing experiences. Join one session or join them all. Space is limited.                                                                                 Bereavement through Our Own Voice: Dec 5, 12, 19 and Jan 2 - Cost $60 Wednesdays @ 10:00 - 11:30 am Led by: Rabbi Aliza Berk, Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, Jewish Educator, Chaplain and Spiritual Director. We will share stories of personal loss and also address the social, emotional, religious and spiritual dimensions of loss from a Jewish perspective using niggunim (songs without words), poetry, Jewish texts, and guided meditation. Bereavement through Expressive Art Therapy and Jewish Text: Jan 9, 16, 23, 30 - Cost $90 (includes art supplies) Wednesdays @ 7 - 8:30 pm Led by: Rabbi Aliza Berk and Natalie Sery Cruz, MA, Expressive Arts Therapist. Exploring grief and loss through Jewish text and various creative experiences, including collage, clay, music and land art. No previous art experience necessary. Come honor your own creative process. Bereavement through Writing: Feb 6, 13, 20, 27- Cost $60 Wednesdays @ 10:00 - 11:30 am Led by: Gail Braverman, Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, Certified Art Therapist, Certified Amherst Writers and Artists workshop leader, Yoga instructor. Group members will explore a profound healing process through various expressive and creative writing experiences. Bereavement through Poetry and Prayer: March 13, 20 (Erev Purim), 27 & April 3 - Cost $60 Wednesdays @ 10:00 - 11:30 am Led by: Rabbi Aliza Berk. During this session, we will immerse ourselves into our ancient Jewish texts, modern poetry and other contemporary writings, focusing on the restorative power of poetry, psalms and personal prayer to heal our souls from personal loss.

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Shabbat Tzedek: Tye Gregory, Executive Director, A Wider Bridge

Friday, March 29 - Sunday, March 31
Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States

A Wider Bridge is a North American organization working through education, advocacy, relationship-building and grant-making to create equality in Israel by expanding LGBTQ inclusion in Israel, and equality for Israel by cultivating constructive engagement with Israel. Tyler (Tye) Gregory envisions a progressive movement in the U.S. that sees no contradiction between a love for Israel and a commitment to social justice and equality. Tye serves as the ​Executive Director of A Wider Bridge​, the LGBTQ organization advancing equality in Israel, and…

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Shabbat Morning Torah Study

Saturday, March 30 @ 8:30 am - 9:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 8:30am on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, July 27, 2019

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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Come occasionally or come every week. These eclectic and lively discussions about the week’s Torah portion consider the text through traditional and modern commentaries, as well as through the lenses of history, ethics, sociology and psychology. Insightful and frequently provocative, Torah study at Beth Israel will prompt you to engage with the text in new ways. Young and old, scholars and beginners are all welcome. Bagels and coffee provided. No fee, no reservation needed.

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BITY goes to Julian pt. 2

Saturday, March 30 @ 9:45 am - 4:00 pm
Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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I am very excited to announce that our BITY youth group is going to Julian for their next event! Additionally, since we are nearing the end of the year we would love to extend this invitation to our incoming Freshman class of current 8th graders. This event is a fun filled day, complete with a fun scavenger hunt, lunch, and of course no trip to Julian would be complete without Apple Pie! Chaperones will be myself, my super cool co-teacher Jason…

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Shabbat Lay Led Morning Service

Saturday, March 30 @ 10:00 am - 11:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, July 6, 2019

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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An informal service, open to all, in the Foster Family Chapel, featuring prayer, singing and Torah discussion in a relaxed and friendly setting.

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Shabbat Afternoon Service

Saturday, March 30 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, June 29, 2019

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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Celebrate Shabbat and a Bar/Bat Mitzvah in the Glickman-Galinson Sanctuary.

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Platt Youth to Israel 5780 Informational Meeting

Sunday, March 31 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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Mandatory informational meeting for rising 11th grade students and their parents who are interested in participating in the 5780 Platt Youth to Israel program.Loading...  

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April 2019

PRAYER BOOK HEBREW MADE EASY! Level One: Beginner/Intermediate with Dr. Al Ray

Tuesday, April 2 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Tuesday, repeating until Tuesday, April 30, 2019

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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$85 – $105

Tuesdays, September 4, 2018 - April 30, 2019 @ 6:00pm-8:30pm (26 Sessions) Did not learn to read Hebrew when you were growing up? It’s not too late! Enrich your worship experience by reading the prayers in Hebrew and building a lexicon of Jewish words and phrases so that you can better understand their meaning. Each member of the class will receive their own special journal edition of our prayer book, the Mishkan T’filah, to use as their textbook. Fee includes…

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A Holistic Approach to Bereavement & Loss through the Arts

Wednesday, April 3 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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One event on Wednesday, December 12, 2018 at 10:00am

One event on Wednesday, December 19, 2018 at 10:00am

One event on Wednesday, January 2, 2019 at 10:00am

One event on Wednesday, January 9, 2019 at 7:00pm

One event on Wednesday, January 16, 2019 at 7:00pm

One event on Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 7:00pm

One event on Wednesday, January 30, 2019 at 7:00pm

One event on Wednesday, February 6, 2019 at 10:00am

One event on Wednesday, February 13, 2019 at 10:00am

One event on Wednesday, February 20, 2019 at 10:00am

One event on Wednesday, February 27, 2019 at 10:00am

One event on Wednesday, March 13, 2019 at 10:00am

One event on Wednesday, March 20, 2019 at 10:00am

One event on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 10:00am

One event on Wednesday, April 3, 2019 at 10:00am

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States

Express Yourself · Art Therapy and Jewish Text · Writing  · Poetry and Prayer Join us for a series on a Holistic Approach to Bereavement. We will use artful ways to express, process and cope with loss. There is no right or wrong way to grieve, whatever your loss, it is personal to you. Group members will explore a profound healing process through various expressive and creative writing experiences. Join one session or join them all. Space is limited.                                                                                 Bereavement through Our Own Voice: Dec 5, 12, 19 and Jan 2 - Cost $60 Wednesdays @ 10:00 - 11:30 am Led by: Rabbi Aliza Berk, Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, Jewish Educator, Chaplain and Spiritual Director. We will share stories of personal loss and also address the social, emotional, religious and spiritual dimensions of loss from a Jewish perspective using niggunim (songs without words), poetry, Jewish texts, and guided meditation. Bereavement through Expressive Art Therapy and Jewish Text: Jan 9, 16, 23, 30 - Cost $90 (includes art supplies) Wednesdays @ 7 - 8:30 pm Led by: Rabbi Aliza Berk and Natalie Sery Cruz, MA, Expressive Arts Therapist. Exploring grief and loss through Jewish text and various creative experiences, including collage, clay, music and land art. No previous art experience necessary. Come honor your own creative process. Bereavement through Writing: Feb 6, 13, 20, 27- Cost $60 Wednesdays @ 10:00 - 11:30 am Led by: Gail Braverman, Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, Certified Art Therapist, Certified Amherst Writers and Artists workshop leader, Yoga instructor. Group members will explore a profound healing process through various expressive and creative writing experiences. Bereavement through Poetry and Prayer: March 13, 20 (Erev Purim), 27 & April 3 - Cost $60 Wednesdays @ 10:00 - 11:30 am Led by: Rabbi Aliza Berk. During this session, we will immerse ourselves into our ancient Jewish texts, modern poetry and other contemporary writings, focusing on the restorative power of poetry, psalms and personal prayer to heal our souls from personal loss.

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Where is God in Reform Judaism?”: ‘Biblical God’;‘Rabbinical God’;‘Medieval God’;‘Modern God’

Thursday, April 4 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Thursday, repeating until Thursday, April 25, 2019

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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Free

Where is God in Reform Judaism?: ‘Biblical God’;‘Rabbinical God’;‘Medieval God’;‘Modern God’ led by Rabbi Jeremy Gimbel Thursdays, April 4, 11, 18, 25, 2019 at 10:00 am - 11:30 am For over 3,000 years, Judaism has claimed a unique insight into the nature of God. But that insight has evolved together with the stories of our people. In the most recent centuries, the Reform Movement emerged as a religious response to modernity. But modern events and ideas, from the Holocaust to…

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First Friday TRIBE Shabbat Gathering

Friday, April 5 @ 6:15 pm - 8:45 pm
Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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Free

Meet, mingle, and celebrate Shabbat with your fellow TRIBESTERS! Join us on Friday, April 5 at 6:15 pm for an Erev Shabbat service in the Sanctuary, followed by potluck dinner with our TRIBE members in the Foster Family Chapel. Desserts will be served at the end together to celebrate a beautiful Shabbat experience! TRIBE is for adults in their 20’s-40’s who Jew together.   

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4th Grade Shabbat Service and Dinner

Friday, April 5 @ 6:15 pm - 8:00 pm
Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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Our 4th Grade students have been diligently preparing to share their ruach with the whole congregation on Friday, April 5, 2019. Services will begin at 6:15, open to all!

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Young Family Erev Shabbat Service

Friday, April 5 @ 6:15 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:15pm on day First of the month, repeating until Friday, June 7, 2019

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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6:15 p.m. Erev Shabbat Service Welcome Shabbat with this service led by one of our Religious School grades. Followed by an oneg. Located in our Glickman-Galinson Sanctuary, except during the summer and other dates as noted. Our Friday Erev Shabbat Schedule is as follows: 1st Fridays: 6:15 p.m. Erev Shabbat Young Family Service 2nd Fridays: 6:15 p.m. Erev Shabbat Service with Teen and Youth Choir and Band 8:30 p.m. Soul Food Shabbat Service 4th Friday of each Month: 6:15 p.m. Erev Shabbat Chai Service featuring Beth…

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Shabbat Morning Torah Study

Saturday, April 6 @ 8:30 am - 9:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 8:30am on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, July 27, 2019

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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Come occasionally or come every week. These eclectic and lively discussions about the week’s Torah portion consider the text through traditional and modern commentaries, as well as through the lenses of history, ethics, sociology and psychology. Insightful and frequently provocative, Torah study at Beth Israel will prompt you to engage with the text in new ways. Young and old, scholars and beginners are all welcome. Bagels and coffee provided. No fee, no reservation needed.

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Shabbat Lay Led Morning Service

Saturday, April 6 @ 10:00 am - 11:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, July 6, 2019

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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An informal service, open to all, in the Foster Family Chapel, featuring prayer, singing and Torah discussion in a relaxed and friendly setting.

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Shabbat Afternoon Service

Saturday, April 6 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, June 29, 2019

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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Celebrate Shabbat and a Bar/Bat Mitzvah in the Glickman-Galinson Sanctuary.

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NO RELIGIOUS SCHOOL – Pesach/Spring Break

Sunday, April 7 - Wednesday, April 24
Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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School resumes on Thursday, April 25.

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Hunger Banquet

Sunday, April 7 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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Join us for Beth Israel's Hunger Banquet, a meal to learn about world hunger and poverty. This is an interactive, experiential, and memorable event hosted by our Social Action Committee that you will never forget. ATTENTION TEENS: To volunteer as part of Good Deeds Day, visit https://motivsandiego.org/app/project/gbFY8ZbAXG3NnZS4K

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Men’s Club Discussion Group

Monday, April 8 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every month that begins at 10:00am on day Second of the month, repeating indefinitely

An event every month that begins at 10:00am on day Fourth of the month, repeating indefinitely

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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The purpose of the Men’s Discussion Group is to create a forum for men who are members of Congregation Beth Israel to meet together, enjoy camaraderie and to discuss relevant issues. Participation is not limited to Beth Israel members and a reservation is not required. Just show up. Discussion topics depend on what participants wish to discuss. Meetings are held every second and fourth Monday of each month. Refreshments served.

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PRAYER BOOK HEBREW MADE EASY! Level One: Beginner/Intermediate with Dr. Al Ray

Tuesday, April 9 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Tuesday, repeating until Tuesday, April 30, 2019

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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$85 – $105

Tuesdays, September 4, 2018 - April 30, 2019 @ 6:00pm-8:30pm (26 Sessions) Did not learn to read Hebrew when you were growing up? It’s not too late! Enrich your worship experience by reading the prayers in Hebrew and building a lexicon of Jewish words and phrases so that you can better understand their meaning. Each member of the class will receive their own special journal edition of our prayer book, the Mishkan T’filah, to use as their textbook. Fee includes…

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Where is God in Reform Judaism?”: ‘Biblical God’;‘Rabbinical God’;‘Medieval God’;‘Modern God’

Thursday, April 11 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Thursday, repeating until Thursday, April 25, 2019

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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Free

Where is God in Reform Judaism?: ‘Biblical God’;‘Rabbinical God’;‘Medieval God’;‘Modern God’ led by Rabbi Jeremy Gimbel Thursdays, April 4, 11, 18, 25, 2019 at 10:00 am - 11:30 am For over 3,000 years, Judaism has claimed a unique insight into the nature of God. But that insight has evolved together with the stories of our people. In the most recent centuries, the Reform Movement emerged as a religious response to modernity. But modern events and ideas, from the Holocaust to…

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Tot Shabbat, April 12, 2019

Friday, April 12 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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Free – $13

Join us for a wonderful Tot Shabbat Service and Dinner to follow on Friday evening, April 12th. A family friendly Shabbat Service will take place in our Foster Family Chapel at 6pm and is followed by a delicious dinner at 6:30pm in the Activity Center. This event is open to the community! All are welcome to join us for Shabbat, please RSVP for dinner online. Tot Shabbat Flyer, April 2019

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Erev Shabbat Service with Youth and Teen Choir and Band – 2nd Fridays

Friday, April 12 @ 6:15 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:15pm on day Second of the month, repeating until Friday, May 10, 2019

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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A service open to all and featuring music by the Teen and Youth Choir and Band. Followed by an oneg. Located in our Glickman-Galinson Sanctuary, except during the summer and other dates as noted. Our Friday Erev Shabbat Schedule is as follows: 1st Fridays: 6:15 p.m. Erev Shabbat Young Family Service 2nd Fridays: 6:15 p.m. Erev Shabbat Service with Teen and Youth Choir and Band 8:30 p.m. Soul Food Shabbat Service 4th Friday of each Month: 6:15 p.m. Erev Shabbat Chai Service featuring Beth Israel’s…

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Soul Food Shabbat

Friday, April 12 @ 8:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 8:30pm on day Second of the month, repeating until Friday, June 14, 2019

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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Feed your soul with contemporary music and prayer in this intimate and informal service open to all and followed by an Oneg. “The Sabbath is the presence of God in the world, open to the soul of humankind. God is not in things of space, but in moments of time.”  Abraham Joshua Heschel, The Sabbath

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Shabbat Morning Torah Study

Saturday, April 13 @ 8:30 am - 9:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 8:30am on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, July 27, 2019

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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Come occasionally or come every week. These eclectic and lively discussions about the week’s Torah portion consider the text through traditional and modern commentaries, as well as through the lenses of history, ethics, sociology and psychology. Insightful and frequently provocative, Torah study at Beth Israel will prompt you to engage with the text in new ways. Young and old, scholars and beginners are all welcome. Bagels and coffee provided. No fee, no reservation needed.

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Shabbat Lay Led Morning Service

Saturday, April 13 @ 10:00 am - 11:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, July 6, 2019

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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An informal service, open to all, in the Foster Family Chapel, featuring prayer, singing and Torah discussion in a relaxed and friendly setting.

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Shabbat Morning Service

Saturday, April 13 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, June 29, 2019

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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Celebrate Shabbat and a Bar/Bat Mitzvah in the Glickman-Galinson Sanctuary.

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Shabbat Afternoon Service

Saturday, April 13 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, June 29, 2019

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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Celebrate Shabbat and a Bar/Bat Mitzvah in the Glickman-Galinson Sanctuary.

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PRAYER BOOK HEBREW MADE EASY! Level One: Beginner/Intermediate with Dr. Al Ray

Tuesday, April 16 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Tuesday, repeating until Tuesday, April 30, 2019

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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$85 – $105

Tuesdays, September 4, 2018 - April 30, 2019 @ 6:00pm-8:30pm (26 Sessions) Did not learn to read Hebrew when you were growing up? It’s not too late! Enrich your worship experience by reading the prayers in Hebrew and building a lexicon of Jewish words and phrases so that you can better understand their meaning. Each member of the class will receive their own special journal edition of our prayer book, the Mishkan T’filah, to use as their textbook. Fee includes…

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Men’s Club Dinner Forum – Rabbi Michael Berk: Reflections of a Retiring Rabbi – What I Have Learned

Wednesday, April 17 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States

We are honored to welcome Rabbi Berk as our Speaker for April. Rabbi Berk was ordained in 1980 at Hebrew Union College and Jewish Institute of Religion in Cincinnati. He earned a Master’s Degree in Hebrew Letters from Hebrew Union College in 1978 and a Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science from UC Berkeley in 1975. Since his ordination, he have served as rabbi educator, assistant rabbi, and associate rabbi at Temple Emanu El, San Jose, rabbi at Beth Sholom Temple…

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Where is God in Reform Judaism?”: ‘Biblical God’;‘Rabbinical God’;‘Medieval God’;‘Modern God’

Thursday, April 18 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Thursday, repeating until Thursday, April 25, 2019

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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Free

Where is God in Reform Judaism?: ‘Biblical God’;‘Rabbinical God’;‘Medieval God’;‘Modern God’ led by Rabbi Jeremy Gimbel Thursdays, April 4, 11, 18, 25, 2019 at 10:00 am - 11:30 am For over 3,000 years, Judaism has claimed a unique insight into the nature of God. But that insight has evolved together with the stories of our people. In the most recent centuries, the Reform Movement emerged as a religious response to modernity. But modern events and ideas, from the Holocaust to…

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Adult Evening Book Club

Thursday, April 18 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 7:00pm on day Third of the month, repeating until Thursday, June 20, 2019

One event on Thursday, September 27, 2018 at 7:00pm

One event on Thursday, December 20, 2018 at 7:00pm

One event on Thursday, May 23, 2019 at 7:00pm

One event on Thursday, February 21, 2019 at 7:00pm

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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Monthly, usually on the 3rd Thursdays, 7:00 - 8:30 p.m. 3rd Floor Rotunda Conference Room. No fee. See below for the scheduled meeting dates and books being read. New members are always welcome, and no reservation is required. Most book club selections are available in libraries or through online booksellers used or in paperback. Sept. 27: The Weight of Ink by Rachel Kadish; An historical novel (600 pages) to be read over the summer. Presenter: Edith Kodmur Oct. 18: The German…

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Congregational First Night Passover Seder

Friday, April 19 @ 5:45 pm - 9:00 pm
Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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5:45 p.m. Erev Pesach Shabbat Service 6:15 p.m. First Night Seder begins Join us for our traditional Congregational 1st Night Seder with the Beth Israel clergy. This joyous celebration will feature a delicious catered dinner and Haggadot will be provided. Tickets are $45 for nonmembers (per person), $40 for members and their guests (per person). Children 6-12 years old are $18 and children 5 and under are $5.  

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Erev Shabbat Service, 3rd Fridays

Friday, April 19 @ 6:15 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:15pm on day Third of the month, repeating until Friday, May 17, 2019

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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Welcome Shabbat with this inspirational service open to all. Followed by an oneg. Located in our Glickman-Galinson Sanctuary, except during the summer and other dates as noted. Our Friday Erev Shabbat Schedule is as follows: 1st Fridays: 6:15 p.m. Erev Shabbat Young Family Service 2nd Fridays: 6:15 p.m. Erev Shabbat Service with Teen and Youth Choir and Band 8:30 p.m. Soul Food Shabbat Service 4th Friday of each Month: 6:15 p.m. Erev Shabbat Chai Service featuring Beth Israel’s Chai Band All Other Fridays: 6:15 p.m. Erev…

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Shabbat Morning Torah Study

Saturday, April 20 @ 8:30 am - 9:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 8:30am on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, July 27, 2019

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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Come occasionally or come every week. These eclectic and lively discussions about the week’s Torah portion consider the text through traditional and modern commentaries, as well as through the lenses of history, ethics, sociology and psychology. Insightful and frequently provocative, Torah study at Beth Israel will prompt you to engage with the text in new ways. Young and old, scholars and beginners are all welcome. Bagels and coffee provided. No fee, no reservation needed.

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Shabbat Lay Led Morning Service

Saturday, April 20 @ 10:00 am - 11:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, July 6, 2019

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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An informal service, open to all, in the Foster Family Chapel, featuring prayer, singing and Torah discussion in a relaxed and friendly setting.

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Men’s Club Discussion Group

Monday, April 22 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every month that begins at 10:00am on day Second of the month, repeating indefinitely

An event every month that begins at 10:00am on day Fourth of the month, repeating indefinitely

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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The purpose of the Men’s Discussion Group is to create a forum for men who are members of Congregation Beth Israel to meet together, enjoy camaraderie and to discuss relevant issues. Participation is not limited to Beth Israel members and a reservation is not required. Just show up. Discussion topics depend on what participants wish to discuss. Meetings are held every second and fourth Monday of each month. Refreshments served.

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DayTimers Swap and Shop

Tuesday, April 23 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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PRAYER BOOK HEBREW MADE EASY! Level One: Beginner/Intermediate with Dr. Al Ray

Tuesday, April 23 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Tuesday, repeating until Tuesday, April 30, 2019

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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$85 – $105

Tuesdays, September 4, 2018 - April 30, 2019 @ 6:00pm-8:30pm (26 Sessions) Did not learn to read Hebrew when you were growing up? It’s not too late! Enrich your worship experience by reading the prayers in Hebrew and building a lexicon of Jewish words and phrases so that you can better understand their meaning. Each member of the class will receive their own special journal edition of our prayer book, the Mishkan T’filah, to use as their textbook. Fee includes…

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Passover Program

Thursday, April 25 @ 4:00 am - 6:00 pm
Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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A special day of Passover learning for all 3rd through 6th grade students.  All Wednesday students are invited to join us on Thursday, 4/25.

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Where is God in Reform Judaism?”: ‘Biblical God’;‘Rabbinical God’;‘Medieval God’;‘Modern God’

Thursday, April 25 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Thursday, repeating until Thursday, April 25, 2019

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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Free

Where is God in Reform Judaism?: ‘Biblical God’;‘Rabbinical God’;‘Medieval God’;‘Modern God’ led by Rabbi Jeremy Gimbel Thursdays, April 4, 11, 18, 25, 2019 at 10:00 am - 11:30 am For over 3,000 years, Judaism has claimed a unique insight into the nature of God. But that insight has evolved together with the stories of our people. In the most recent centuries, the Reform Movement emerged as a religious response to modernity. But modern events and ideas, from the Holocaust to…

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Family Camp 2019

Friday, April 26 - Sunday, April 28
Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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Family Camp April 26-28th Connect with family, community and nature during our Family Camp weekend! Activities for the whole family and age-appropriate programs for all ages!  

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Erev Shabbat Chai Service

Friday, April 26 @ 6:15 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:15pm on day Fourth of the month, repeating until Friday, May 31, 2019

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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Welcome Shabbat with this inspiring service open to all and featuring Beth Israel's Chai Band. Followed by an oneg. Located in our Glickman-Galinson Sanctuary, except during the summer and other dates as noted. Our Friday Erev Shabbat Schedule is as follows: 1st Fridays: 6:15 p.m. Erev Shabbat Young Family Service 2nd Fridays: 6:15 p.m. Erev Shabbat Service with Teen and Youth Choir and Band 8:30 p.m. Soul Food Shabbat Service 4th Friday of each Month: 6:15 p.m. Erev Shabbat Chai Service featuring Beth Israel’s Chai…

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Shabbat Morning Torah Study

Saturday, April 27 @ 8:30 am - 9:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 8:30am on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, July 27, 2019

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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Come occasionally or come every week. These eclectic and lively discussions about the week’s Torah portion consider the text through traditional and modern commentaries, as well as through the lenses of history, ethics, sociology and psychology. Insightful and frequently provocative, Torah study at Beth Israel will prompt you to engage with the text in new ways. Young and old, scholars and beginners are all welcome. Bagels and coffee provided. No fee, no reservation needed.

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Shabbat Lay Led Morning Service

Saturday, April 27 @ 10:00 am - 11:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, July 6, 2019

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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An informal service, open to all, in the Foster Family Chapel, featuring prayer, singing and Torah discussion in a relaxed and friendly setting.

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Shabbat Morning Service

Saturday, April 27 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, June 29, 2019

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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Celebrate Shabbat and a Bar/Bat Mitzvah in the Glickman-Galinson Sanctuary.

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PRAYER BOOK HEBREW MADE EASY! Level One: Beginner/Intermediate with Dr. Al Ray

Tuesday, April 30 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Tuesday, repeating until Tuesday, April 30, 2019

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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$85 – $105

Tuesdays, September 4, 2018 - April 30, 2019 @ 6:00pm-8:30pm (26 Sessions) Did not learn to read Hebrew when you were growing up? It’s not too late! Enrich your worship experience by reading the prayers in Hebrew and building a lexicon of Jewish words and phrases so that you can better understand their meaning. Each member of the class will receive their own special journal edition of our prayer book, the Mishkan T’filah, to use as their textbook. Fee includes…

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May 2019

Yom HaShoah Commemoration

Wednesday, May 1 @ 5:45 pm - 6:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 5:45pm, repeating until Thursday, May 2, 2019

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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Religious School students in partnership with Men's Club of Beth Israel will gather at the Kriah sculpture to commemorate Yom HaShoah.  This event is open to the entire Beth Israel community. 5:45 PM on Wednesday, May 1 and Thursday, May 2, 2019.

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DayTimers Movie Mavens

Thursday, May 2 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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1:00 -- 2:30 p.m. in the Rotunda No fee; Beth Israel members only Movie Pick TBD Check out: AMC La Jolla, Landmark Hillcrest, Angelika, and the Lot This spirited cinema discussion group is led by film guru Linda Levine. Much like a book club, you'll see the movie on your own and participate in the discussion by sharing your impressions. Linda will provide insights into screenwriters, story lines, actors, producers, and directors. The specific movie title will be announced approximately…

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Yom HaShoah Commemoration

Thursday, May 2 @ 5:45 pm - 6:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 5:45pm, repeating until Thursday, May 2, 2019

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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Religious School students in partnership with Men's Club of Beth Israel will gather at the Kriah sculpture to commemorate Yom HaShoah.  This event is open to the entire Beth Israel community. 5:45 PM on Wednesday, May 1 and Thursday, May 2, 2019.

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First Friday TRIBE Shabbat Gathering

Friday, May 3 @ 6:15 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:15pm on day First of the month, repeating until Friday, June 7, 2019

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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Young Family Erev Shabbat Service

Friday, May 3 @ 6:15 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:15pm on day First of the month, repeating until Friday, June 7, 2019

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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6:15 p.m. Erev Shabbat Service Welcome Shabbat with this service led by one of our Religious School grades. Followed by an oneg. Located in our Glickman-Galinson Sanctuary, except during the summer and other dates as noted. Our Friday Erev Shabbat Schedule is as follows: 1st Fridays: 6:15 p.m. Erev Shabbat Young Family Service 2nd Fridays: 6:15 p.m. Erev Shabbat Service with Teen and Youth Choir and Band 8:30 p.m. Soul Food Shabbat Service 4th Friday of each Month: 6:15 p.m. Erev Shabbat Chai Service featuring Beth…

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Shabbat Morning Torah Study

Saturday, May 4 @ 8:30 am - 9:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 8:30am on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, July 27, 2019

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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Come occasionally or come every week. These eclectic and lively discussions about the week’s Torah portion consider the text through traditional and modern commentaries, as well as through the lenses of history, ethics, sociology and psychology. Insightful and frequently provocative, Torah study at Beth Israel will prompt you to engage with the text in new ways. Young and old, scholars and beginners are all welcome. Bagels and coffee provided. No fee, no reservation needed.

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Shabbat Lay Led Morning Service

Saturday, May 4 @ 10:00 am - 11:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, July 6, 2019

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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An informal service, open to all, in the Foster Family Chapel, featuring prayer, singing and Torah discussion in a relaxed and friendly setting.

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Shabbat Morning Service

Saturday, May 4 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, June 29, 2019

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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Celebrate Shabbat and a Bar/Bat Mitzvah in the Glickman-Galinson Sanctuary.

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Shabbat Afternoon Service

Saturday, May 4 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, June 29, 2019

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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Celebrate Shabbat and a Bar/Bat Mitzvah in the Glickman-Galinson Sanctuary.

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Teacher Appreciation 5779

Sunday, May 5 @ 9:00 am - 11:30 am
Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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On the last day of classes for TK through 6th Grade, we gather for an all-school assembly as the Parent Connection and school community acknowledge the hard work of our teachers and Madrichim. Parent Connection is collecting funds toward Teacher Appreciation all year long!  A suggested donation of $20/child towards the purchase of thank you gifts for our teachers, Madrichim and staff. You can make your online donation below, or give donations by cash or check directly to Parent Connection…

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Confirmation and Last Day of High School

Tuesday, May 7 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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We welcome our entire community to celebrate with the 10th Grade Confirmands as they pass this momentous milestone in their Jewish lives. Services begin at 6 PM in the Glickman-Galinson Sanctuary.

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Tot Shabbat, May 10, 2019

Friday, May 10 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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Free – $13

Join us for a wonderful Tot Shabbat Service and Dinner to follow on Friday evening, April 12th. A family friendly Shabbat Service will take place in our Foster Family Chapel at 6pm and is followed by a delicious dinner at 6:30pm in the Activity Center. This event is open to the community! All are welcome to join us for Shabbat, please RSVP for dinner online. Tot Shabbat Flyer, May 2019

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Erev Shabbat Service with Youth and Teen Choir and Band – 2nd Fridays

Friday, May 10 @ 6:15 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:15pm on day Second of the month, repeating until Friday, May 10, 2019

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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A service open to all and featuring music by the Teen and Youth Choir and Band. Followed by an oneg. Located in our Glickman-Galinson Sanctuary, except during the summer and other dates as noted. Our Friday Erev Shabbat Schedule is as follows: 1st Fridays: 6:15 p.m. Erev Shabbat Young Family Service 2nd Fridays: 6:15 p.m. Erev Shabbat Service with Teen and Youth Choir and Band 8:30 p.m. Soul Food Shabbat Service 4th Friday of each Month: 6:15 p.m. Erev Shabbat Chai Service featuring Beth Israel’s…

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Soul Food Shabbat

Friday, May 10 @ 8:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 8:30pm on day Second of the month, repeating until Friday, June 14, 2019

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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Feed your soul with contemporary music and prayer in this intimate and informal service open to all and followed by an Oneg. “The Sabbath is the presence of God in the world, open to the soul of humankind. God is not in things of space, but in moments of time.”  Abraham Joshua Heschel, The Sabbath

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Shabbat Morning Torah Study

Saturday, May 11 @ 8:30 am - 9:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 8:30am on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, July 27, 2019

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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Come occasionally or come every week. These eclectic and lively discussions about the week’s Torah portion consider the text through traditional and modern commentaries, as well as through the lenses of history, ethics, sociology and psychology. Insightful and frequently provocative, Torah study at Beth Israel will prompt you to engage with the text in new ways. Young and old, scholars and beginners are all welcome. Bagels and coffee provided. No fee, no reservation needed.

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Shabbat Lay Led Morning Service

Saturday, May 11 @ 10:00 am - 11:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, July 6, 2019

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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An informal service, open to all, in the Foster Family Chapel, featuring prayer, singing and Torah discussion in a relaxed and friendly setting.

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Men’s Club Discussion Group

Monday, May 13 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every month that begins at 10:00am on day Second of the month, repeating indefinitely

An event every month that begins at 10:00am on day Fourth of the month, repeating indefinitely

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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The purpose of the Men’s Discussion Group is to create a forum for men who are members of Congregation Beth Israel to meet together, enjoy camaraderie and to discuss relevant issues. Participation is not limited to Beth Israel members and a reservation is not required. Just show up. Discussion topics depend on what participants wish to discuss. Meetings are held every second and fourth Monday of each month. Refreshments served.

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Erev Shabbat Service, 3rd Fridays

Friday, May 17 @ 6:15 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:15pm on day Third of the month, repeating until Friday, May 17, 2019

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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Welcome Shabbat with this inspirational service open to all. Followed by an oneg. Located in our Glickman-Galinson Sanctuary, except during the summer and other dates as noted. Our Friday Erev Shabbat Schedule is as follows: 1st Fridays: 6:15 p.m. Erev Shabbat Young Family Service 2nd Fridays: 6:15 p.m. Erev Shabbat Service with Teen and Youth Choir and Band 8:30 p.m. Soul Food Shabbat Service 4th Friday of each Month: 6:15 p.m. Erev Shabbat Chai Service featuring Beth Israel’s Chai Band All Other Fridays: 6:15 p.m. Erev…

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Shabbat Morning Torah Study

Saturday, May 18 @ 8:30 am - 9:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 8:30am on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, July 27, 2019

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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Come occasionally or come every week. These eclectic and lively discussions about the week’s Torah portion consider the text through traditional and modern commentaries, as well as through the lenses of history, ethics, sociology and psychology. Insightful and frequently provocative, Torah study at Beth Israel will prompt you to engage with the text in new ways. Young and old, scholars and beginners are all welcome. Bagels and coffee provided. No fee, no reservation needed.

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Shabbat Lay Led Morning Service

Saturday, May 18 @ 10:00 am - 11:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, July 6, 2019

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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An informal service, open to all, in the Foster Family Chapel, featuring prayer, singing and Torah discussion in a relaxed and friendly setting.

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Shabbat Morning Service

Saturday, May 18 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, June 29, 2019

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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Celebrate Shabbat and a Bar/Bat Mitzvah in the Glickman-Galinson Sanctuary.

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Shabbat Afternoon Service

Saturday, May 18 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, June 29, 2019

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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Celebrate Shabbat and a Bar/Bat Mitzvah in the Glickman-Galinson Sanctuary.

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Last BITY Event of the year!

Saturday, May 18 @ 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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Come Join all your friends to celebrate the last BITy event for the 2018-19 School Year!

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Adult Evening Book Club

Thursday, May 23 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 7:00pm on day Third of the month, repeating until Thursday, June 20, 2019

One event on Thursday, September 27, 2018 at 7:00pm

One event on Thursday, December 20, 2018 at 7:00pm

One event on Thursday, May 23, 2019 at 7:00pm

One event on Thursday, February 21, 2019 at 7:00pm

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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Monthly, usually on the 3rd Thursdays, 7:00 - 8:30 p.m. 3rd Floor Rotunda Conference Room. No fee. See below for the scheduled meeting dates and books being read. New members are always welcome, and no reservation is required. Most book club selections are available in libraries or through online booksellers used or in paperback. Sept. 27: The Weight of Ink by Rachel Kadish; An historical novel (600 pages) to be read over the summer. Presenter: Edith Kodmur Oct. 18: The German…

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Erev Shabbat Chai Service

Friday, May 24 @ 6:15 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:15pm on day Fourth of the month, repeating until Friday, May 31, 2019

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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Welcome Shabbat with this inspiring service open to all and featuring Beth Israel's Chai Band. Followed by an oneg. Located in our Glickman-Galinson Sanctuary, except during the summer and other dates as noted. Our Friday Erev Shabbat Schedule is as follows: 1st Fridays: 6:15 p.m. Erev Shabbat Young Family Service 2nd Fridays: 6:15 p.m. Erev Shabbat Service with Teen and Youth Choir and Band 8:30 p.m. Soul Food Shabbat Service 4th Friday of each Month: 6:15 p.m. Erev Shabbat Chai Service featuring Beth Israel’s Chai…

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Shabbat Morning Torah Study

Saturday, May 25 @ 8:30 am - 9:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 8:30am on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, July 27, 2019

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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Come occasionally or come every week. These eclectic and lively discussions about the week’s Torah portion consider the text through traditional and modern commentaries, as well as through the lenses of history, ethics, sociology and psychology. Insightful and frequently provocative, Torah study at Beth Israel will prompt you to engage with the text in new ways. Young and old, scholars and beginners are all welcome. Bagels and coffee provided. No fee, no reservation needed.

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Shabbat Lay Led Morning Service

Saturday, May 25 @ 10:00 am - 11:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, July 6, 2019

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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An informal service, open to all, in the Foster Family Chapel, featuring prayer, singing and Torah discussion in a relaxed and friendly setting.

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Shabbat Morning Service

Saturday, May 25 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, June 29, 2019

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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Celebrate Shabbat and a Bar/Bat Mitzvah in the Glickman-Galinson Sanctuary.

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DayTimers Speaker Series: Grand Finale with Heidi Gantwerk and Andy Mayer

Thursday, May 30 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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$5 – $8

We guarantee that you will be singing along as Heidi and Andy mix their eclectic styles to make this an unforgettable afternoon. DayTimers monthly programs are open to the whole community. Please RSVP below at least one week in advance or to Program Director Ilene Tatro at itatro@cbisd.org, 858 900-2516. Fee: $5 with RSVP, $8 without RSVP.

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June 2019

Shabbat Morning Torah Study

Saturday, June 1 @ 8:30 am - 9:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 8:30am on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, July 27, 2019

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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Come occasionally or come every week. These eclectic and lively discussions about the week’s Torah portion consider the text through traditional and modern commentaries, as well as through the lenses of history, ethics, sociology and psychology. Insightful and frequently provocative, Torah study at Beth Israel will prompt you to engage with the text in new ways. Young and old, scholars and beginners are all welcome. Bagels and coffee provided. No fee, no reservation needed.

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Shabbat Lay Led Morning Service

Saturday, June 1 @ 10:00 am - 11:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, July 6, 2019

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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An informal service, open to all, in the Foster Family Chapel, featuring prayer, singing and Torah discussion in a relaxed and friendly setting.

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Shabbat Morning Service

Saturday, June 1 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, June 29, 2019

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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Celebrate Shabbat and a Bar/Bat Mitzvah in the Glickman-Galinson Sanctuary.

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Beth Israel’s Annual Fundraiser 2019 – Berk’s Diner & Comedy Club

Saturday, June 1 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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Please join us for Beth Israel’s Annual Spring Fundraiser, Berk's Diner and Comedy Club! We are excited for our Annual Fundraiser, Berk's Diner and Comedy Club. We will honor Rabbi Michael Berk as we celebrate his retirement.The event will feature great food and an impressive silent auction, and the program will showcase a fabulous stand-up comedian, Joel Chasnoff. Sam “The Cooking Guy” Zien will be our emcee for the evening. Following the program, enjoy a dessert reception and an afterparty with…

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First Friday TRIBE Shabbat Gathering

Friday, June 7 @ 6:15 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:15pm on day First of the month, repeating until Friday, June 7, 2019

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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Young Family Erev Shabbat Service

Friday, June 7 @ 6:15 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:15pm on day First of the month, repeating until Friday, June 7, 2019

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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6:15 p.m. Erev Shabbat Service Welcome Shabbat with this service led by one of our Religious School grades. Followed by an oneg. Located in our Glickman-Galinson Sanctuary, except during the summer and other dates as noted. Our Friday Erev Shabbat Schedule is as follows: 1st Fridays: 6:15 p.m. Erev Shabbat Young Family Service 2nd Fridays: 6:15 p.m. Erev Shabbat Service with Teen and Youth Choir and Band 8:30 p.m. Soul Food Shabbat Service 4th Friday of each Month: 6:15 p.m. Erev Shabbat Chai Service featuring Beth…

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Shabbat Morning Torah Study

Saturday, June 8 @ 8:30 am - 9:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 8:30am on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, July 27, 2019

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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Come occasionally or come every week. These eclectic and lively discussions about the week’s Torah portion consider the text through traditional and modern commentaries, as well as through the lenses of history, ethics, sociology and psychology. Insightful and frequently provocative, Torah study at Beth Israel will prompt you to engage with the text in new ways. Young and old, scholars and beginners are all welcome. Bagels and coffee provided. No fee, no reservation needed.

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Shabbat Lay Led Morning Service

Saturday, June 8 @ 10:00 am - 11:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, July 6, 2019

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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An informal service, open to all, in the Foster Family Chapel, featuring prayer, singing and Torah discussion in a relaxed and friendly setting.

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Men’s Club Discussion Group

Monday, June 10 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every month that begins at 10:00am on day Second of the month, repeating indefinitely

An event every month that begins at 10:00am on day Fourth of the month, repeating indefinitely

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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The purpose of the Men’s Discussion Group is to create a forum for men who are members of Congregation Beth Israel to meet together, enjoy camaraderie and to discuss relevant issues. Participation is not limited to Beth Israel members and a reservation is not required. Just show up. Discussion topics depend on what participants wish to discuss. Meetings are held every second and fourth Monday of each month. Refreshments served.

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Soul Food Shabbat

Friday, June 14 @ 8:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 8:30pm on day Second of the month, repeating until Friday, June 14, 2019

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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Feed your soul with contemporary music and prayer in this intimate and informal service open to all and followed by an Oneg. “The Sabbath is the presence of God in the world, open to the soul of humankind. God is not in things of space, but in moments of time.”  Abraham Joshua Heschel, The Sabbath

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Shabbat Morning Torah Study

Saturday, June 15 @ 8:30 am - 9:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 8:30am on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, July 27, 2019

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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Come occasionally or come every week. These eclectic and lively discussions about the week’s Torah portion consider the text through traditional and modern commentaries, as well as through the lenses of history, ethics, sociology and psychology. Insightful and frequently provocative, Torah study at Beth Israel will prompt you to engage with the text in new ways. Young and old, scholars and beginners are all welcome. Bagels and coffee provided. No fee, no reservation needed.

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Shabbat Lay Led Morning Service

Saturday, June 15 @ 10:00 am - 11:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, July 6, 2019

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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An informal service, open to all, in the Foster Family Chapel, featuring prayer, singing and Torah discussion in a relaxed and friendly setting.

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Shabbat Morning Service

Saturday, June 15 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, June 29, 2019

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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Celebrate Shabbat and a Bar/Bat Mitzvah in the Glickman-Galinson Sanctuary.

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Adult Evening Book Club

Thursday, June 20 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 7:00pm on day Third of the month, repeating until Thursday, June 20, 2019

One event on Thursday, September 27, 2018 at 7:00pm

One event on Thursday, December 20, 2018 at 7:00pm

One event on Thursday, May 23, 2019 at 7:00pm

One event on Thursday, February 21, 2019 at 7:00pm

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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Monthly, usually on the 3rd Thursdays, 7:00 - 8:30 p.m. 3rd Floor Rotunda Conference Room. No fee. See below for the scheduled meeting dates and books being read. New members are always welcome, and no reservation is required. Most book club selections are available in libraries or through online booksellers used or in paperback. Sept. 27: The Weight of Ink by Rachel Kadish; An historical novel (600 pages) to be read over the summer. Presenter: Edith Kodmur Oct. 18: The German…

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Shabbat Morning Torah Study

Saturday, June 22 @ 8:30 am - 9:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 8:30am on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, July 27, 2019

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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Come occasionally or come every week. These eclectic and lively discussions about the week’s Torah portion consider the text through traditional and modern commentaries, as well as through the lenses of history, ethics, sociology and psychology. Insightful and frequently provocative, Torah study at Beth Israel will prompt you to engage with the text in new ways. Young and old, scholars and beginners are all welcome. Bagels and coffee provided. No fee, no reservation needed.

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Shabbat Lay Led Morning Service

Saturday, June 22 @ 10:00 am - 11:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, July 6, 2019

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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An informal service, open to all, in the Foster Family Chapel, featuring prayer, singing and Torah discussion in a relaxed and friendly setting.

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Shabbat Morning Service

Saturday, June 22 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, June 29, 2019

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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Celebrate Shabbat and a Bar/Bat Mitzvah in the Glickman-Galinson Sanctuary.

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Shabbat Afternoon Service

Saturday, June 22 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, June 29, 2019

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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Celebrate Shabbat and a Bar/Bat Mitzvah in the Glickman-Galinson Sanctuary.

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Men’s Club Discussion Group

Monday, June 24 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every month that begins at 10:00am on day Second of the month, repeating indefinitely

An event every month that begins at 10:00am on day Fourth of the month, repeating indefinitely

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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The purpose of the Men’s Discussion Group is to create a forum for men who are members of Congregation Beth Israel to meet together, enjoy camaraderie and to discuss relevant issues. Participation is not limited to Beth Israel members and a reservation is not required. Just show up. Discussion topics depend on what participants wish to discuss. Meetings are held every second and fourth Monday of each month. Refreshments served.

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Shabbat Morning Torah Study

Saturday, June 29 @ 8:30 am - 9:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 8:30am on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, July 27, 2019

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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Come occasionally or come every week. These eclectic and lively discussions about the week’s Torah portion consider the text through traditional and modern commentaries, as well as through the lenses of history, ethics, sociology and psychology. Insightful and frequently provocative, Torah study at Beth Israel will prompt you to engage with the text in new ways. Young and old, scholars and beginners are all welcome. Bagels and coffee provided. No fee, no reservation needed.

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Shabbat Lay Led Morning Service

Saturday, June 29 @ 10:00 am - 11:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, July 6, 2019

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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An informal service, open to all, in the Foster Family Chapel, featuring prayer, singing and Torah discussion in a relaxed and friendly setting.

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Shabbat Morning Service

Saturday, June 29 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, June 29, 2019

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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Celebrate Shabbat and a Bar/Bat Mitzvah in the Glickman-Galinson Sanctuary.

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