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Introduction to Judaism

Beginning November 11, 2018; Final Class April 28, 2019 Sundays, 1:15-3:15pm Click here for full class schedule and topics. Taught by Rabbi Elie Spitz and Rabbi Robin Foonberg, along with Amy Robinson Katz, Jean Kravitz & Mike Mymon           This program is ideal for anyone looking to embrace the Jewish faith and for those wanting to…

OC iEngage

Congregation B’nai Israel Proudly Presents an Exciting Learning Opportunity with the Shalom Hartman Institute Through the study of Jewish narratives about Israel and the unpacking of the complex meanings of peace in Jewish tradition, we will explore as a community the ideas and values that animate different attitudes toward the conflict and how these values…

Beginning Hebrew & Trope class

Learn with Rabbi Robin Foonberg & Helene Coulter Learn to read Hebrew and chant Torah! For beginners and intermediate readers who want to refresh their skills 7-8pm Wednesdays November 28 Introduction December 5 Hebrew December 12 Hebrew December 19 Hebrew January 9 Trope January 16 Trope January 23 Hebrew January 30 Hebrew February 6 Trope…

Family Shabbat Celebration & Dinner

Families with young children are invited to join Rabbi Spitz, Carl Cedar on guitar, and Linda Oxman for a joyous, musical, Shabbat experience!

Knowledge for College Registration

January 13th 4 – 8PM at CBI and includes dinner March 3rd 4-6PM at Temple Bat Yahm and includes snacks April 14th 6-8PM at CBI includes snacks Registration before October 31st: $20 After October 31st: $25