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9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
858 535 1111 www.cbisd.org

September 2019

A Holistic Approach to Bereavement & Healing Through the Arts: Healing of the Soul

Wednesday, September 18 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, October 2, 2019

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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August 2019 through February 2020 All programs are Wednesdays from 10-11:30 am Coping with the loss of someone or something you love is one of life's biggest challenges. There is no right or wrong way to grieve, whatever your loss, it is personal to you. Join us for a series on A Holistic Approach to Bereavement & Healing Through the Arts as we use artful ways to express, process and heal. Space is limited to 9 people per class. First class: Topic: Healing…

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Men’s Club Dinner Forum September: Harry Litman – Political Commentator

Wednesday, September 18 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States

MEN'S CLUB DINNER FORUM Harry Litman - Political Commentator Wednesday, September 18 @ 6:30 pm Our speaker this month is Harry Litman, prolific columnist on legal issues, having nine opinion pieces published in the Washington Post last month. He is a former United States Attorney and Deputy Assistant Attorney General.  He teaches Constitutional Law and National Security Law at UCLA School of Law and at UCSD Department of Political Science. He is a regular commentator on MSNBC, CNN, and Fox…

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DayTimers Speaker Series: Professor Stan Schatt “The Future Started Yesterday and We’re Already Late”

Thursday, September 19 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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$5 – $8

“The Future Started Yesterday and We’re Already Late” - John Legend Hints of the future are all around us, if only we know where to look. Stan Schatt, professor and author with a proven record as a forecaster of future trends, will discuss what we can expect technologically, scientifically, humanistically and culturally in our rapidly changing world. Discover how humans may evolve and what paradigm shift could impact everything and change the way we view the universe. Stan Schatt holds…

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J Street Presents: Intervention, Threats or Disengagement

Thursday, September 19 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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Adult Evening Book Club

Thursday, September 19 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 7:00 pm on day Third of the month, repeating until Thursday, June 20, 2019

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

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

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

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

One event on Thursday, September 19, 2019 at 7:00 pm

One event on Thursday, October 17, 2019 at 7:00 pm

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

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. 19 September "Beneath the Scarlet Sky" by Mark Sullivan - Rob Rubin, facilitator 17 October "Einstein's Dreams" by Alan Lightman - Arnie Gass, facilitator 21 November…

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Erev Shabbat Elul Service

Friday, September 20 @ 6:15 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:15 pm on Friday, repeating until Friday, September 27, 2019

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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The month leading up to the High Holidays – called “Elul” in Hebrew – is a time for us as individuals, and as a community, to prepare for Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur. We do this by searching our hearts, beginning the work of teshuvah, repentance, and getting ourselves ready for the holy days to come. During the Shabbat evening services of September, which happen to coincide with the four Shabbats of Elul, we will: move back into our Glickman/Galinson…

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Shabbat Morning Torah Study

Saturday, September 21 @ 8:30 am - 9:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 8:30 am on Saturday, repeating until Friday, July 31, 2020

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, September 21 @ 10:00 am - 11:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, July 25, 2020

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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Young Family Selichot Service

Saturday, September 21 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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Join us for fun, exciting and BRAND NEW Young Family Selichot Service, geared for kids ages 2+! Kids are encouraged to come in pajamas for Havdalah, and a short Selichot service focused on repentance, forgiveness and will sound the shofar. Kids will be changing the Torah covers to white ones (including our plush Torahs). The service will be followed by potluck dinner. Please bring a (labeled) dish to share. Beth Israel will provide dessert and drinks.  

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Selichot Nosh Drash & Service

Saturday, September 21 @ 7:00 pm - 9:15 pm
Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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Join us for nosh, d'rash and a Selichot service. In preparation for the High Holy Days, we will observe the beautiful service of Selichot ("forgiveness" in Hebrew) on Saturday night, September 21. The evening will consist of: 7:00 pm Nosh 7:15 - 8:15 pm Rabbi Graubart teaches 8:15 - 9:15 pm Havdalah followed by Selichot service in the Glickman-Galinson Sanctuary with prayers and music reflecting the themes of repentance and forgiveness.We will perform the meaningful ritual of changing our Torah covers…

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Pre-K and Kindergarten Family Education Program

Sunday, September 22 @ 9:00 am - 11:30 am
Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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Parent Connection Meeting

Sunday, September 22 @ 9:15 am - 10:00 am
Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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Men’s Club Discussion Group

Monday, September 23 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every month that begins at 10:00 am on day Second of the month, repeating indefinitely

An event every month that begins at 10:00 am 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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A Holistic Approach to Bereavement & Healing Through the Arts: Healing of the Soul

Wednesday, September 25 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, October 2, 2019

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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August 2019 through February 2020 All programs are Wednesdays from 10-11:30 am Coping with the loss of someone or something you love is one of life's biggest challenges. There is no right or wrong way to grieve, whatever your loss, it is personal to you. Join us for a series on A Holistic Approach to Bereavement & Healing Through the Arts as we use artful ways to express, process and heal. Space is limited to 9 people per class. First class: Topic: Healing…

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Erev Shabbat Elul Service

Friday, September 27 @ 6:15 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:15 pm on Friday, repeating until Friday, September 27, 2019

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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The month leading up to the High Holidays – called “Elul” in Hebrew – is a time for us as individuals, and as a community, to prepare for Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur. We do this by searching our hearts, beginning the work of teshuvah, repentance, and getting ourselves ready for the holy days to come. During the Shabbat evening services of September, which happen to coincide with the four Shabbats of Elul, we will: move back into our Glickman/Galinson…

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Shabbat Morning Torah Study

Saturday, September 28 @ 8:30 am - 9:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 8:30 am on Saturday, repeating until Friday, July 31, 2020

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, September 28 @ 10:00 am - 11:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, July 25, 2020

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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Rosh Hashanah

Sunday, September 29 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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See our High Holy Days page for times and tickets.

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Special Rosh HaShanah Program and Service (Kindergarten – 2nd Grade)

Monday, September 30 @ 8:30 am - 10:30 am
Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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October 2019

A Holistic Approach to Bereavement & Healing Through the Arts: Healing of the Soul

Wednesday, October 2 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, October 2, 2019

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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August 2019 through February 2020 All programs are Wednesdays from 10-11:30 am Coping with the loss of someone or something you love is one of life's biggest challenges. There is no right or wrong way to grieve, whatever your loss, it is personal to you. Join us for a series on A Holistic Approach to Bereavement & Healing Through the Arts as we use artful ways to express, process and heal. Space is limited to 9 people per class. First class: Topic: Healing…

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Shabbat Shuva Service

Friday, October 4 @ 6:15 pm - 7:30 pm
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 Last 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, October 5 @ 8:30 am - 9:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 8:30 am on Saturday, repeating until Friday, July 31, 2020

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, October 5 @ 10:00 am - 11:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, July 25, 2020

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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Special Yom Kippur Program and Service (Kindergarten – 2nd Grade)

Wednesday, October 9 @ 8:30 am - 10:30 am
Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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Erev Shabbat Service with Youth and Teen Choir and Band

Friday, October 11 @ 6:15 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:15 pm on day Second of the month, repeating until Friday, June 12, 2020

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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TRIBE Shabbat Potluck Dinner

Friday, October 11 @ 6:30 pm - 8:15 pm
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One event on Friday, November 8, 2019 at 6:30 pm

One event on Friday, December 13, 2019 at 6:30 pm

One event on Friday, January 10, 2020 at 6:30 pm

One event on Friday, February 14, 2020 at 6:30 pm

One event on Friday, March 13, 2020 at 6:30 pm

One event on Friday, April 10, 2020 at 6:30 pm

One event on Friday, May 8, 2020 at 6:30 pm

One event on Friday, June 12, 2020 at 6:30 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 at 6:30 pm for our potluck dinner in the Feuerstein Family Activity Center with our TRIBE members. Following dinner at 8:30 pm, TRIBE is invited to join in on Soul Food Shabbat in the Foster Family Chapel. Feed your soul with contemporary music and prayer in this intimate and informal service open to all and followed by an Oneg. TRIBE is for adults in their 20’s-40’s who Jew together.  RSVP to…

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Soul Food Shabbat

Friday, October 11 @ 8:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 8:30 pm on day Second of the month, repeating until Friday, June 12, 2020

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, October 12 @ 8:30 am - 9:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 8:30 am on Saturday, repeating until Friday, July 31, 2020

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, October 12 @ 10:00 am - 11:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, July 25, 2020

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, October 14 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every month that begins at 10:00 am on day Second of the month, repeating indefinitely

An event every month that begins at 10:00 am 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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Sukkot Morning Service

Monday, October 14 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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Celebrate Sukkot in the Sukkah in the Price Family Courtyard. The service is followed by a light Kiddush lunch.

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Israel: A Concise History of a Nation Reborn, Daniel Gordis’ Book led by Rabbi Marty Lawson

Tuesday, October 15 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Tuesday, repeating until Tuesday, December 17, 2019

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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$70 – $80

Tuesdays, October 15 – December 17, 2019 (8 Sessions; no class Nov. 5 and Nov. 26) @ 10:00am-11:30am Israel is a tiny state; Yet since its creation, it has captured the world’s attention. This eight session course will look at Israel’s history and future. Why is so much of the international community focused on a small country like Israel? Why are Israelis divided on so many issues? Why does Israel make the decisions it does? What lies in its future?…

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Sukkot Program (7th Grade)

Tuesday, October 15 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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L’Taken Information Meeting & Dinner (10th Grade Parents and Students)

Tuesday, October 15 @ 5:45 pm - 6:30 pm
Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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Men’s Club Dinner Forum October

Wednesday, October 16 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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Info to follow soon.

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DayTimers Speaker Series: Jonathan Schwartz “Aging in the 21st Century”

Thursday, October 17 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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$5 – $8

Title:  Aging in the 21st Century Description: What can we do to enhance successful aging?  What does it take to live happy and healthy in advanced age? What is the secret of a few regions in the world where there is a high concentration of people that live beyond 100? These questions and many others will be answered in a collaborative, informative and humorous discussion. Jon Schwartz has a business degree in  Entrepreneurship from Indiana University and a master’s degree  in…

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Introduction to Judaism: Fundamentals of Belief and Practice

Thursday, October 17 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Thursday, repeating until Thursday, April 9, 2020

One event on Friday, January 3, 2020 at 6:15 pm

One event on Friday, April 17, 2020 at 6:15 pm

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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Introduction to Judaism: Fundamentals of Belief and Practice Thursdays, October 17, 2019 – April 17, 2020 (no class Oct. 31, Nov. 14, Nov. 28, Dec. 19, Dec. 26, 2019 / April 9, 2020) 6:30 – 8:00 p.m., except as noted. Friday, January 3, 2020 Learners Shabbat service at 6:15 p.m. and potluck dinner at 7:30 p.m. Friday, April 17, 2020 Outreach Shabbat service at 6:15 p.m. and catered graduation dinner at 7:30 p.m. Instructors: Beth Israel Rabbis Fee: Beth Israel…

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Adult Evening Book Club

Thursday, October 17 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 7:00 pm on day Third of the month, repeating until Thursday, June 20, 2019

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

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

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

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

One event on Thursday, September 19, 2019 at 7:00 pm

One event on Thursday, October 17, 2019 at 7:00 pm

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

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. 19 September "Beneath the Scarlet Sky" by Mark Sullivan - Rob Rubin, facilitator 17 October "Einstein's Dreams" by Alan Lightman - Arnie Gass, facilitator 21 November…

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Erev Shabbat Service in the Sukkah

Friday, October 18 @ 6:15 pm - 7:30 pm
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 in our Price Family Courtyard in our Sukkah. This will be followed by a BYO dinner and dessert oneg. 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.…

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Shabbat Morning Torah Study

Saturday, October 19 @ 8:30 am - 9:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 8:30 am on Saturday, repeating until Friday, July 31, 2020

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, October 19 @ 10:00 am - 11:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, July 25, 2020

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, October 19 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, June 27, 2020

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, October 19 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, June 27, 2020

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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Simchat Torah Program

Sunday, October 20 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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Simchat Torah Yizkor Service

Monday, October 21 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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Held in the Foster Family Chapel. Followed by a light Kiddush lunch

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Israel: A Concise History of a Nation Reborn, Daniel Gordis’ Book led by Rabbi Marty Lawson

Tuesday, October 22 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Tuesday, repeating until Tuesday, December 17, 2019

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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$70 – $80

Tuesdays, October 15 – December 17, 2019 (8 Sessions; no class Nov. 5 and Nov. 26) @ 10:00am-11:30am Israel is a tiny state; Yet since its creation, it has captured the world’s attention. This eight session course will look at Israel’s history and future. Why is so much of the international community focused on a small country like Israel? Why are Israelis divided on so many issues? Why does Israel make the decisions it does? What lies in its future?…

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Introduction to Judaism: Fundamentals of Belief and Practice

Thursday, October 24 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Thursday, repeating until Thursday, April 9, 2020

One event on Friday, January 3, 2020 at 6:15 pm

One event on Friday, April 17, 2020 at 6:15 pm

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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Introduction to Judaism: Fundamentals of Belief and Practice Thursdays, October 17, 2019 – April 17, 2020 (no class Oct. 31, Nov. 14, Nov. 28, Dec. 19, Dec. 26, 2019 / April 9, 2020) 6:30 – 8:00 p.m., except as noted. Friday, January 3, 2020 Learners Shabbat service at 6:15 p.m. and potluck dinner at 7:30 p.m. Friday, April 17, 2020 Outreach Shabbat service at 6:15 p.m. and catered graduation dinner at 7:30 p.m. Instructors: Beth Israel Rabbis Fee: Beth Israel…

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Synagogue Geography

Thursday, October 24 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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Free

Beth Israel’s campus brings Jerusalem to San Diego.  The theme of the buildings can be summed up as community, connectedness, and holiness through its connection with Jerusalem.  The architect and his team felt it was very important to preserve the past while building the future.  They spent time in Jerusalem, studying how to bring the feel of our holy city to San Diego. Enjoy this fascinating, behind-the-scenes tour that reveals little-known facts about Beth Israel campus and takes the mystery…

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8th Grade Trip

Friday, October 25 @ 8:00 am - Sunday, October 27 @ 12:00 pm
Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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Erev Shabbat Chai Service

Friday, October 25 @ 6:15 pm - 7:30 pm
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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 Last 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, October 26 @ 8:30 am - 9:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 8:30 am on Saturday, repeating until Friday, July 31, 2020

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, October 26 @ 10:00 am - 11:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, July 25, 2020

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, October 26 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, June 27, 2020

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, October 26 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, June 27, 2020

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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1st Grade Family Education

Sunday, October 27 @ 9:00 am - 11:30 am
Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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Men’s Club Discussion Group

Monday, October 28 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every month that begins at 10:00 am on day Second of the month, repeating indefinitely

An event every month that begins at 10:00 am 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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Israel: A Concise History of a Nation Reborn, Daniel Gordis’ Book led by Rabbi Marty Lawson

Tuesday, October 29 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Tuesday, repeating until Tuesday, December 17, 2019

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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$70 – $80

Tuesdays, October 15 – December 17, 2019 (8 Sessions; no class Nov. 5 and Nov. 26) @ 10:00am-11:30am Israel is a tiny state; Yet since its creation, it has captured the world’s attention. This eight session course will look at Israel’s history and future. Why is so much of the international community focused on a small country like Israel? Why are Israelis divided on so many issues? Why does Israel make the decisions it does? What lies in its future?…

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November 2019

6th and 7th Grade Camp

Friday, November 1 @ 8:00 am - Sunday, November 3 @ 12:30 pm
Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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Pre-K and Kindergarten Family Shabbat Dinner and Service

Friday, November 1 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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Young Family Erev Shabbat Service

Friday, November 1 @ 6:15 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:15 pm on day First of the month, repeating until Saturday, June 6, 2020

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 often 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…

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Shabbat Morning Torah Study

Saturday, November 2 @ 8:30 am - 9:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 8:30 am on Saturday, repeating until Friday, July 31, 2020

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, November 2 @ 10:00 am - 11:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, July 25, 2020

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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Platt Trip Information Meeting & Dinner (11th Grade Students and Parents)

Tuesday, November 5 @ 5:45 pm - 6:30 pm
Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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A Holistic Approach to Bereavement & Healing Through the Arts: Grief & the Healing Art of Writing

Wednesday, November 6 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, December 18, 2019

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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August 2019 through February 2020 All programs are Wednesdays from 10-11:30 am Coping with the loss of someone or something you love is one of life's biggest challenges. There is no right or wrong way to grieve, whatever your loss, it is personal to you. Join us for a series on A Holistic Approach to Bereavement & Healing Through the Arts as we use artful ways to express, process and heal. Space is limited to 9 people per class. Facilitator: Gail Braverman,…

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Introduction to Judaism: Fundamentals of Belief and Practice

Thursday, November 7 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Thursday, repeating until Thursday, April 9, 2020

One event on Friday, January 3, 2020 at 6:15 pm

One event on Friday, April 17, 2020 at 6:15 pm

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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Introduction to Judaism: Fundamentals of Belief and Practice Thursdays, October 17, 2019 – April 17, 2020 (no class Oct. 31, Nov. 14, Nov. 28, Dec. 19, Dec. 26, 2019 / April 9, 2020) 6:30 – 8:00 p.m., except as noted. Friday, January 3, 2020 Learners Shabbat service at 6:15 p.m. and potluck dinner at 7:30 p.m. Friday, April 17, 2020 Outreach Shabbat service at 6:15 p.m. and catered graduation dinner at 7:30 p.m. Instructors: Beth Israel Rabbis Fee: Beth Israel…

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Erev Shabbat Service with Youth and Teen Choir and Band

Friday, November 8 @ 6:15 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:15 pm on day Second of the month, repeating until Friday, June 12, 2020

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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TRIBE Shabbat Potluck Dinner

Friday, November 8 @ 6:30 pm - 8:15 pm
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One event on Friday, November 8, 2019 at 6:30 pm

One event on Friday, December 13, 2019 at 6:30 pm

One event on Friday, January 10, 2020 at 6:30 pm

One event on Friday, February 14, 2020 at 6:30 pm

One event on Friday, March 13, 2020 at 6:30 pm

One event on Friday, April 10, 2020 at 6:30 pm

One event on Friday, May 8, 2020 at 6:30 pm

One event on Friday, June 12, 2020 at 6:30 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 at 6:30 pm for our potluck dinner in the Feuerstein Family Activity Center with our TRIBE members. Following dinner at 8:30 pm, TRIBE is invited to join in on Soul Food Shabbat in the Foster Family Chapel. Feed your soul with contemporary music and prayer in this intimate and informal service open to all and followed by an Oneg. TRIBE is for adults in their 20’s-40’s who Jew together.  RSVP to…

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Soul Food Shabbat

Friday, November 8 @ 8:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 8:30 pm on day Second of the month, repeating until Friday, June 12, 2020

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, November 9 @ 8:30 am - 9:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 8:30 am on Saturday, repeating until Friday, July 31, 2020

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, November 9 @ 10:00 am - 11:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, July 25, 2020

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, November 9 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, June 27, 2020

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, November 9 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, June 27, 2020

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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Adopt-a-U.S. Soldier Packing

Sunday, November 10 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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Sunday, November 10, 10:00 a.m. (at the home of Paul & Eva Dickstein) Help Send a Care Package! Donate to create a care package (cost $32) to send to active duty soldiers serving our country and/or come to help us pack the boxes. To donate or to sign up to help pack, contact Paul Dickstein at pwdbicycle@aol.com

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Men’s Club Discussion Group

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

An event every month that begins at 10:00 am 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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Israel: A Concise History of a Nation Reborn, Daniel Gordis’ Book led by Rabbi Marty Lawson

Tuesday, November 12 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Tuesday, repeating until Tuesday, December 17, 2019

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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$70 – $80

Tuesdays, October 15 – December 17, 2019 (8 Sessions; no class Nov. 5 and Nov. 26) @ 10:00am-11:30am Israel is a tiny state; Yet since its creation, it has captured the world’s attention. This eight session course will look at Israel’s history and future. Why is so much of the international community focused on a small country like Israel? Why are Israelis divided on so many issues? Why does Israel make the decisions it does? What lies in its future?…

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A Holistic Approach to Bereavement & Healing Through the Arts: Grief & the Healing Art of Writing

Wednesday, November 13 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, December 18, 2019

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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August 2019 through February 2020 All programs are Wednesdays from 10-11:30 am Coping with the loss of someone or something you love is one of life's biggest challenges. There is no right or wrong way to grieve, whatever your loss, it is personal to you. Join us for a series on A Holistic Approach to Bereavement & Healing Through the Arts as we use artful ways to express, process and heal. Space is limited to 9 people per class. Facilitator: Gail Braverman,…

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Encore: Mindfulness: Mindful Eating

Thursday, November 14 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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One event on Thursday, November 21, 2019 at 11:00 am

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

Mindfulness is both a way of being in the world and an approach to life's joys and challenges. It's about practicing to be fully present to here and now, in a nonjudgmental way. Join us for the next class on Mindfulness, called Mindful Eating. Mindful Eating Dr. Shayna Gothard Kaufmann Turkey and latkes-come learn how to enjoy holiday eating in a mindful and more meaningful way. Dates: Thursdays, Nov 14 & 21 Time: 11-12 pm Max Cap: 15 Cost: $20

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Erev Shabbat Service – Shabbat San Diego

Friday, November 15 @ 6:15 pm - 7:30 pm
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, November 16 @ 8:30 am - 9:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 8:30 am on Saturday, repeating until Friday, July 31, 2020

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, November 16 @ 10:00 am - 11:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, July 25, 2020

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, November 16 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, June 27, 2020

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, November 16 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, June 27, 2020

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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4th Grade Family Education

Sunday, November 17 @ 9:00 am - 11:30 am
Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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Men’s Club Brunch Forum November

Sunday, November 17 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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Israel: A Concise History of a Nation Reborn, Daniel Gordis’ Book led by Rabbi Marty Lawson

Tuesday, November 19 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Tuesday, repeating until Tuesday, December 17, 2019

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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$70 – $80

Tuesdays, October 15 – December 17, 2019 (8 Sessions; no class Nov. 5 and Nov. 26) @ 10:00am-11:30am Israel is a tiny state; Yet since its creation, it has captured the world’s attention. This eight session course will look at Israel’s history and future. Why is so much of the international community focused on a small country like Israel? Why are Israelis divided on so many issues? Why does Israel make the decisions it does? What lies in its future?…

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AIPAC Information Meeting & Dinner (12th Grade Students and Parents)

Tuesday, November 19 @ 5:45 pm - 6:30 pm
Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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A Holistic Approach to Bereavement & Healing Through the Arts: Grief & the Healing Art of Writing

Wednesday, November 20 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, December 18, 2019

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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August 2019 through February 2020 All programs are Wednesdays from 10-11:30 am Coping with the loss of someone or something you love is one of life's biggest challenges. There is no right or wrong way to grieve, whatever your loss, it is personal to you. Join us for a series on A Holistic Approach to Bereavement & Healing Through the Arts as we use artful ways to express, process and heal. Space is limited to 9 people per class. Facilitator: Gail Braverman,…

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Encore: Mindfulness: Mindful Eating

Thursday, November 21 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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One event on Thursday, November 21, 2019 at 11:00 am

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

Mindfulness is both a way of being in the world and an approach to life's joys and challenges. It's about practicing to be fully present to here and now, in a nonjudgmental way. Join us for the next class on Mindfulness, called Mindful Eating. Mindful Eating Dr. Shayna Gothard Kaufmann Turkey and latkes-come learn how to enjoy holiday eating in a mindful and more meaningful way. Dates: Thursdays, Nov 14 & 21 Time: 11-12 pm Max Cap: 15 Cost: $20

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DayTimers Speaker Series: Karen Dobkins “Compassion for the Perpetrator?”

Thursday, November 21 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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$5 – $8

Professor Dobkins’ lecture “Compassion for the Perpetrator” is about how society’s heal after massive human rights violations, and how we (as individuals) heal after minor (or major) violations.  Taking a historical approach, Professor Dobkins will discuss one of the best examples of societal healing – the Truth and Reconciliation Commission, which was formed after the end of Apartheid in South Africa.  Taking a humanistic approach, Professor Dobkins will discuss everyday violations, where we can all relate to being both “perpetrator”…

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Introduction to Judaism: Fundamentals of Belief and Practice

Thursday, November 21 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Thursday, repeating until Thursday, April 9, 2020

One event on Friday, January 3, 2020 at 6:15 pm

One event on Friday, April 17, 2020 at 6:15 pm

Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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Introduction to Judaism: Fundamentals of Belief and Practice Thursdays, October 17, 2019 – April 17, 2020 (no class Oct. 31, Nov. 14, Nov. 28, Dec. 19, Dec. 26, 2019 / April 9, 2020) 6:30 – 8:00 p.m., except as noted. Friday, January 3, 2020 Learners Shabbat service at 6:15 p.m. and potluck dinner at 7:30 p.m. Friday, April 17, 2020 Outreach Shabbat service at 6:15 p.m. and catered graduation dinner at 7:30 p.m. Instructors: Beth Israel Rabbis Fee: Beth Israel…

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Adult Evening Book Club

Thursday, November 21 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 7:00 pm on day Third of the month, repeating until Thursday, June 20, 2019

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

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

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

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

One event on Thursday, September 19, 2019 at 7:00 pm

One event on Thursday, October 17, 2019 at 7:00 pm

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

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. 19 September "Beneath the Scarlet Sky" by Mark Sullivan - Rob Rubin, facilitator 17 October "Einstein's Dreams" by Alan Lightman - Arnie Gass, facilitator 21 November…

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Erev Shabbat Service

Friday, November 22 @ 6:15 pm - 7:30 pm
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 Last 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, November 23 @ 8:30 am - 9:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 8:30 am on Saturday, repeating until Friday, July 31, 2020

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, November 23 @ 10:00 am - 11:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, July 25, 2020

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, November 23 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, June 27, 2020

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, November 25 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every month that begins at 10:00 am on day Second of the month, repeating indefinitely

An event every month that begins at 10:00 am 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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No Religious School

Tuesday, November 26 - Sunday, December 1
Beth Israel, 9001 Towne Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92122 United States
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School resumes normal school hours beginning on Tuesday, December 3rd.

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Erev Shabbat Chai Service

Friday, November 29 @ 6:15 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:15 pm on day Last of the month, repeating until Saturday, May 30, 2020

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 Last 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, November 30 @ 8:30 am - 9:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 8:30 am on Saturday, repeating until Friday, July 31, 2020

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, November 30 @ 10:00 am - 11:45 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, July 25, 2020

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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