Worship

Praying Together: We offer a wide range of meaningful spiritual experiences.
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Religious School

Reform Jewish Religious School

Jewish learning is fun at TBO!  Find out about our dynamic programs for all ages. 
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Social Justice

Tikkun Olam Repair the World Social Justice Projects

Tikkun Olam (Repairing the World): Help us make a difference in our community and around the world.
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Upcoming Events

  1. Mon 24

    Sukkot Festival Service

    Sep 24 @ 10:00am - 1:00pm
  2. Tue 25

    Tot Sing with Cantor Sarah

    Sep 25 @ 10:00am - 10:45am
  3. Tue 25

    Religious School

    Sep 25 @ 4:00pm - 6:00pm
  4. Wed 26

    Jewish Ethics Study Group

    Join Rabbi Noah for a weekly
    Sep 26 @ 12:00pm - 1:00pm

SPOTLIGHT

MERGER NEWS

Rosh Hashanah was extra special this year, as we revealed the name of our new merged congregation. Starting in the Fall of 2019, Temple Beth El and Temple Beth Or will be one congregation, and we will be Kol Dorot: A Reform Jewish CommunityRead more.

2ND ANNUAL MARK SAMITT 5K RUN 

Save the Date! The second annual Mark Samitt 5K Run (walking‘s good, too) is Sunday, October 14th at 9:00 AM. The USATF-certified race will run rain or shine and is open to runners and walkers of all ages. The family-friendly event will begin and end at Temple Beth Or.  Registration is open

JEWISH ETHICS STUDY GROUP

Every Wednesday, 12:00-1:00 pm

Join Rabbi Noah for a weekly exploration of relevant and controversial issues in Jewish ethics.  We will take on ethical questions from current events, as well as classic issues in medical ethics, business ethics, and more  Feel free to bring lunch!

RELIGIOUS SCHOOL REGISTRATION IS OPEN!

We are so excited to continue learning, singing, chanting, blessing, reading, snacking, art and crafting, playing, laughing, connecting, and growing together for the 2018-19 / 5779 school year.

Register for Religious School online.  (If you haven’t set a password yet- a window will prompt you to do so.) Scroll down to the School Enrollment section and click on Enroll Now. Make sure to choose the Religious School 5779. Download the 5779 Religious School Calendar.

VOLUNTEER TO BRIGHTEN THE DAY OF LOCAL SENIORS! 

Each Tuesdsay and Thursday, Temple Beth Or opens its doors to a local senior citizens program.  TBO is calling on volunteers to donate an hour (11:15 am-12:15 pm) to lead a discussion, make a craft, or give a talk to this lively group of 15-20 engaged and interested seniors. 

All topics and activities are welcome! (Crafts, history, music, current events, or any other interest you’d like to share).  Supplies and audio-visual equipment are available.

If you’re curious, have an idea, or want to sign-up, contact: Ruth Beckman: ruthb@yjcc.org, 201-666-6610 ext. 2, or Linda Kessing: Lkeesing@gmail.com

 

From the Union For Reform Judaism / Reform Movement

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