9 Kislev, 5776 / November 20 - 21, 2015 Parshat Vayetze Shabbat Times Candle Lighting (F): 4:03 pm Shacharit (Sat.): 9:00 am Mincha: 4:00 pm Shabbat Ends 5:06 pm
Weekend Weather Friday Night - 33° and clearing Saturday - 50° and sunny Weekday Minyan
Shacharit: Sun, 8:00 am T, W, F: 6:45 am M, R: 6:35 am Maariv: 7:15 pm
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The office is closed during the week of Thanksgiving.
Our office manager has new hours. You can find her from 9 to 11am on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday. The office is closed on Thursdays. You can always leave an email at Office@BethSholom-RI.org Scrip pickup time will be on Wednesdays 9-11am. There will be an evening pickup time outside of the building TBA.
UPCOMING CBS EVENTS
November 24: 7:30 pm TNT Tuesday Night Talmud Class December 5: CBS Hosts Providence Mayor Elorza 4:30 pm Women’s Learning Class December 7: Jewish Philosophy Reading Group December 11-12: CBS Hosts Scholar in Residence Stephen Savitsky, Chairman of the Orthodox Union. More Details TBA December 13: 11:15 ribbon cutting; 12:00 - 1:30 CBS/Chanukkah party (see attached flyer) Come to the Ribbon Cutting Ceremony and Chanukkah Party held jointly with Yachad to celebrate CBS's new accessible entrance to the social hall! Free Admission! Bounce house! Crafts! Pizza, latkes, and sufganiyot! After over a year of hard work and much support from family, friends, and the community, Congregation Beth Sholom can now have truly accessible events in the social hall. What better way to celebrate than to have a ribbon cutting ceremony, followed by a Chanukkah Party held jointly with Yachad! Yachad is an organization that serves children and young adults with special needs, and we are happy to now be able to partner with them. We hope you can join us for this joyous occasion!
CBS and Providence Resources
Become a Member Today: Membership and dues are often confused. At CBS, membership means we come together as a community to pray, study, sing, dance, learn, meditate, educate our children, engage in social action, support Israel, improve our community, and form meaningful relationships. Show your support for CBS by clicking on the tab above and becoming a member today! We are proud to offer a first year 50% discount on dues for all new members. Family membership begins at just $50 a month for the first year, with discounts for students and seniors. Contact the office for more details.
401J:401J is the new Jewish collaborative for Jews in their 20s, 30s, and early 40s living in RI. A potluck for the soul, the group is designed to be collaborative and inclusive. Check out the blog and get involved today! Sefer Torah Campaign:We're excited to partner with guest Sofer (Scribe) Shel Bassel as we commission the writing of a new Sefer Torah for the first time in our congregation's history. Our kickoff was Sunday, November 3rd, 2013, and we hope to complete the Torah by the end of 5775. Contact the office to honor a friend or loved one and donate to this most important project today!
CBS Youth Services: Every Shabbat except for when there's PJ Library, CBS offers educational and engaging youth services. This allows parents the opportunity to pray while children enjoy a meaningful and educational Jewish experience. Services are held from 10:15 to 11:15 am every Saturday.