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Congregation Beth El

Scholar-in-Residence Weekend

with Rabbi Ethan Linden

February 24-26

We invite you to join us for a special weekend with

Rabbi Ethan Linden,
Director of Camp Ramah in the Berkshires.

We'll sing, eat, and raise the ruach with programs for young families, elementary school kids and everyone!

                                   Friday, February 24

Congregational Dinner: 6:00pm

We welcome current Ramah families, prospective families, Ramah alumni, supporters and the congregation for dinner.

Please  call the office immediately to register for the Dinner. 

Shabbat Services, followed by Oneg Shabbat: 7:30pm

Rabbi Linden will lead a Ramah-style Friday night Shabbat service at 7:30pm, followed by an Oneg Shabbat after services.

                                Saturday, February 25

Torah Talk: 8:45am

Rabbi Linden will lead our weekly Torah study.

Shabbat Services: 9:30am

Rabbi Linden will join the service and give the sermon in the sanctuary.

Elementary School Program: 10:30am

Rabbi Linden will lead a camp-style Shabbat program for our elementary school students.

                                    Sunday, February 26

Morning Minyan: 8:15am

Breakfast Meet-and-Greet: 9:15am

Rabbi Linden will be available for an informal session to greet parents and kids interested in learning more about Camp Ramah, whether for this summer or future summers.

 

THE BIG QUIZ THING:
A Live Trivia Game Night in celebration of Beth El's 70th anniversary

Saturday, March 25 8:30pm til Midnight

The Big Quiz Thing professional quizmasters bring their national hit live trivia game to Beth El for a night of high-energy fun. The evening will begin with cocktails and lite fare, followed by a trivia competition led by The Big Quiz Thing's highly entertaining quizmasters, in which teams compete for bragging rights and prizes. There will be many hints and surprises, so trivia buffs of every level are welcome, including Beth El members, guests and the community!

You may register as an individual, couple or a group of any size up to 12 people, and we'll put you together in teams. Please note that all group members must be registered and paid for together. Contact programming@bethelnj.org with any questions; and check out The Big Quiz Thing at bigquizthing.com.

Click here to sign-up

 

                           Upcoming Events

                   February

Friday, February 24
Young Family Dinner 6:00pm
Camp Ramah dinner 6:00pm

Sunday, February 26
Rabbi Ethan Linden Ramah Info Breakfast 9:15am

Tuesday, February 28 12:30pm
"Living with Intention": Digital lunch & learn series with Rabbi Jesse Olitzky. Click here to join by computer.

 

March

Saturday, March 4 
Nina Panzer Bat Mitzvah 9:30 am
Daniel Feinberg Bar Mitzvah 5:15 pm

Wednesday, March 8
Learning Lounge: Giving of the Wallet & Heart 6:15 pm

Saturday, March 18
Ariella Weiss Bat Mitzvah 6:15 pm

Saturday, March 25
The Big Quiz Thing

Wed, 22 February 2017 26 Shevat 5777