November 23, 2014   1 Kislev 5775
Grandparent & Grandchildren available for 'adoption'

Friday, December 12th is Grandparent/Grandchild Shabbat.  We understand that not all grandchildren/grandparents live in the same area. We are looking for seniors and children who would like to participate in this "Adoption" for the evening. If you are interested in participating, please contact Anne Corn at

Jewish Children's Book Fair
Sunday, November 16th 9am - 1pm

Sisterhood Challah Baking
Nov. 16 - 2 Sessions - Registration Required

Shabbat Shir Shalom - Friday, January 23rd @ 7PM

Come sing, move, listen, meditate, rejoice, clap and pray.  Hear a "Sermon in Song" with the theme, M'shanah L'shanah -  From Year to Year

Annual Women's Retreat Friday, January 9th - Sunday, January 11th
Don't miss out on this amazing weekend.  Sign up now!!

Yahrzeit Plaque Order Information
Oneg information & Signup
A documentary was made featuring Temple Beth Shalom member, Jennifer Greenberg Seth , and her story of Jewish identity through music and family. The Temple Beth Shalom Kol Hakavod Ensemble sings in the background throughout most of the documentary and you can see many shots of our group singing and of our sanctuary. PBS's " The Story of the Jews ."

5775 High Holy Day Sermons  
Opportunities & Updates  
Adult Education-Rabbi Freedman Discusses his Sabbatical
- if you missed any sessions, watch here:
1st and 2nd and 3rd
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Press Releases from the Religious Action Center Blog Entries  

NFTY Blog Entries - News & Views of Reform Jewish Teens

Submissions from our own Temple Beth Shalom members....

May 8, 2013 - A letter to my daughter for her first NFTY year by Allison Kramer

Sacred Stories - Learn more about how to share your own story, and read stories of average Reform Jews– stories of moments when their worlds were transformed – through struggles with tragedy, encounters with the divine, moments when their communities reached out to them or when they reached out to another.

Submissions from our own Temple Beth Shalom members....

September 14, 2012 - Turn: A Poem for the High Holy Days by Mark Wendel

January 26, 2012 - Pastor at a Yizkor Service by Mark Wendel

October 6, 2011 - Finding Comfort in a Caring Community by Lori Freedman

Upcoming Events  
November 2014
Come and join the fun, bring your set and play the game.
8th - 12th graders, come join other Jews your age for a mid-week schmooze and even get some homework done!
11/29 -  Torah Study
December 2014
Sandy Kress will teach "Justice in the Talmud; a Quick Walk Through "The Gates"
Our Community Album  

Jewish World News - The Reform Blog  

My Double Major in Communications and Jewish Life

by Liza Moskowitz Five years ago – amidst AP classes, piano lessons, soccer games, and responsibilities as my temple’s youth group president – I began the college search process. My “wish list” was simple: big school in a big city with a large Jewish population. I was undecided about my academic desires, but I knew […]

How We Brought Camp Into our Religious School

Ellen Fox describes how her congregation embraced the best that camp has to offer to ignite change in her religious school.

How We Tapped Into The Potential Energy of Jewish Leadership

One group of teens re-envisions how they meet their goals, and shares what we can learn from them.

The Most Useful Things I know About Outreach…I Learned as a Stockbroker

Rabbi David Gerber shares his secrets from the financial world and how he’s used them to retain more than 90% of post b’nai mitzvah teens.

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