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Comparative Barchu

Join Johannah Sohn to discuss Comparative Barchu: What are the calls to worship in other religions? Thursday, June 17, 2021 | 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM Register Here What is the barchu and how do other religions call to worship? Let’s explore the adhan (muslim call to prayer), barchu, and the christian call to prayer […]

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White Supremacy in 2021: Putting Violent Extremists on Trial

Tuesday, June 15th, 5pm PT Register at: In 2017, white supremacists meticulously planned and carried out a violent attack on Charlottesville that resulted in dozens of injuries and the death of Heather Heyer. Nearly four years later, far-right extremists are even more emboldened by years of disinformation, conspiracies, and hate–made clear by the insurrection […]

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Cancel Culture through a Jewish Lens

Bari Weiss “Cancel Culture through a Jewish Lens” Sunday June 6, 2021 4:00 – 5:00 PM PDT Register Here Bari Weiss is a former opinion writer and editor at the New York Times. She is the author of “How To Fight Anti-Semitism”. Bari has changed the way we think about important issues including #MeToo, freedom […]

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Gradual Reopening!

Summertime Outdoor Services have been a tradition here at TBS. Each June, we move outdoors on Friday nights to pray under the sky. This year we are excited to resume our tradition once again! Beginning on Friday, June 4th, TBS will offer in-person outdoor Shabbat services (up to 50 people). We will also continue live […]

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Shavuot at Temple Beth Sholom

Shavuot, the feast of weeks, is celebrated seven weeks after the second Passover seder. Although Shavuot began as an ancient grain harvest festival, the holiday has been identified since biblical times with the giving of the Torah on Mount Sinai. Shavuot 2021 will begin in the evening of Sunday, May 16 and ends in the […]

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Bylaw Revision

The TBS Board of Directors felt the bylaws needed some clarification and updates based on comments made at the most recent congregational meeting. A bylaw committee was formed with Andrea Wasserman, Todd Litman, Mike Rubin and Jack Holmes. After several months of review, writing and editing, the committee submitted various proposals to the board which […]

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Brotherhood Speaker Series: Israel’s Biggest Challenges from Iran to Politics

Tuesday, June 15, 2021 at 5:00 PM Temple Beth Sholom Brotherhood Speaker Series Zoom Event from Jerusalem Presents Gil Hoffman, Chief Political Correspondent and Analyst for the Jerusalem Post “Israel’s biggest challenges from Iran to Politics” Well-connected to Israeli and Palestinian leaders, he has interviewed every major figure across the Israeli political spectrum, has been […]

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Yahrzeit Boards Spring 2021

If you have a loved one’s name you want to add to the yahrzeit boards for the 2021/22 year, please click the Add Name(s) button. The deadline for adding names is Monday, July 26, 2021 Add Name Below are examples of the two formats to choose from: 1. English date of death – Hebrew date of […]

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