A vibrant and creative presence in Skokie, the North Shore and beyond, the community of Temple Beth Israel is a diverse population of Reform Jews. Together we share friendships, celebrate life’s joys, support each other through difficult times and work to make the world a better place. Our new Rabbi, Rachel Kaplan Marks, creates worship and study that is welcoming and engaging to all.
Erev Shabbat Worship – Friday, August 19, 2022
Israel Shabbat Services at TBI with Dinner to Follow:
With guest speaker, Rabbi Josh Weinberg, VP of URJ for Israel and Reform Zionism and the Executive Director of ARZA, the Association of Reform Zionists of America and former TBI member.
Co-sponsored by Sisterhood and Brotherhood of Temple Beth Israel.
6:05 pm Kabbalat Shabbat Services (NOTE: no Likrat prior to Service).
Shabbat dinner and discussion with Rabbi Josh Weinberg following Services. Registration is required by Sunday, August 14, for dinner catered by Jarasa Kabob. Click here to register.
All services can be accessed both in person in the Lorge Sanctuary or via our livestream.
Shabbat Morning Worship, on August 20, 2022
Our weekly Shabbat Morning Services offer a blend of traditional prayer, nusach (musical themes), and contemporary melodies. It also includes a Torah service. This heimish (Yiddish for at home or comfortable) service, led this week by Rabbi Don Rossoff with music by Judy Director, offers those present the opportunity to volunteer for the service honors. This service begins at 10:30 am.
In order to attend in-person, attendees must be vaccinated and be prepared to present COVID vaccination cards.
Save the Date – Happenings at TBI
- Tuesday, August 16 – Fundraising Meeting – 7:30PM
- Tuesday, August 16 – Jewish Life Council Meeting – 7:30PM
- Wednesday, August 17 – Temple Board Meeting – 8:00PM
- Friday, August 19 – Services with a Speaker: Rabbi J Weinberg at Services w. Dinner After – 6:00PM
- Saturday, August 20 – Havdalah Meet and Greet with Cantor Cohn – 7:30PM
- Sunday, August 21 – Brotherhood Board Meeting – 10:00AM
- Wednesday, August 24 – Sisterhood Book Discussion – 7:00PM
- Wednesday, August 24 – Social Action Council – 7:30PM
- Friday, August 26 – Shabbat at the Park – 5:30PM – Shabbat Yeladim/6:05PM – Kabbalat Shabbat
- Sunday, August 28 – TBI Goes to the Dogs – 1:30PM
- Wednesday, August 31 – Jewish Life Council Meeting – 7:30PM
- Wednesday, August 31 – Sisterhood Mabel’s Labels Deadline
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