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Sisterhood’s Bake- A-Long: Truffles!

Sunday, December 6, 2 PM Via Zoom Truffles are a favorite and are especially festive at holiday time. Lynne Kontur will share with us her baking expertise and guide us through the preparation of these tasty treats. Then, she will show us how to decorate them for any holiday theme… Hanukkah, New Year’s Celebration, or […]

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Temple Beth Sholom’s 2020 Hanukkah Happenings Hanukkah 2020 will begin in the evening of Thursday, December 10 and ends in the evening of Friday, December 18 As we have always lit our candles as a community, we will continue this tradition virtually this year. For the safety of our community and staff, we are moving […]

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Sisterhood: Taking Care of YOU!

Sunday, November 15, 2 PM | Via Zoom Join TBS Sisterhood as we present a virtual Women’s Wellness Seminar with Diana Nguyen, M.D. The demands of our daily responsibilities sometimes take a toll on our mental and physical well-being. Add to that the demands of caring for children or older parents and these demands multiply. […]

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Honoring 10 years with Cantor David Reinwald

Please join us as we honor Cantor Reinwald Friday, November 13th, 7:00 pm during Shabbat Services. Ways to honor Cantor Reinwald: Notes of appreciation can be sent to TBS directly (attention Ruth Irving), or you can submit your note to Mitch Cohen or Karen Warren. Shhh, it’s a secret so please do not send directly […]

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Book Club: “To the Edge of Sorrow”

Please join us on Wednesday, Dec. 2nd at 7 pm in reading the next TBS book club selection, led by Mandy Shamis and Soni Sanberg, discussing “To the Edge of Sorrow” by Aharon Appelfeld, a book recently translated from Hebrew, about a group of Jewish resistance fighters hiding in a Ukrainian forest during the Holocaust. […]

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Moms and Babies Holiday Gift Drive for Casa Teresa

TBS is proud to announce that our next Social Action/Justice program will support Casa Teresa; a residence for homeless pregnant women. Currently, 20 women reside in two homes; one for women who are pregnant and the other for new moms and their babies. Prior to Covid, Mitzvah Meals provided food for the residents; now individuals […]

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Final Shabbat Parade: December 4, 2020

Don’t Miss Our Final Shabbat Parade Featuring Special Giveaways!  Final Shabbat Parade with Hanukkah Swag is December 4, 2020 from 4:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. ​ Don’t miss our final Shabbat Parade of the year! The FWYC committee, Patti Widdicombe, the Sitty family, and the Waterman family are sponsoring special Hanukkah SWAG to accompany your […]

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October 31: Havdalah and Treats

The TBS Membership Committee is thrilled to announce our first in-person event: Havdalah and Treats! Please join us in the TBS Parking Lot (Tustin Ave. side) on Saturday, October 31st at 4:30 p.m. We will be parking tailgate style with plenty of space between cars to enjoy Havdalah services, some festive music, and a dance […]

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Sukkot and Simchat Torah

The origins of Sukkot are both historical and agricultural. Historically, Sukkot commemorates the forty-year period during which the children of Israel were wandering in the desert, living in temporary shelters. Agriculturally, Sukkot is a harvest festival and is sometimes referred to as Chag HaAsif (חג האסיף, the “Festival of Ingathering”), as it celebrates the gathering […]

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