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Pizza In The Hut Recap

Last Tuesday evening, CBS Family Preschool and Shabbat School families joined the rest of the Beth Sholom community in Koret Hall and the CBS sukkah on Eva Gunther Plaza for our annual Pizza in The Hut Sukkot community dinner. Guests of all ages recited the Sukkot blessings and practiced shaking the lulav with Rabbi Glazer, […] http://bethsholomsf.org/pizza-in-the-hut-recap/ Continue Reading...

Pizza In The Hut (Sukkot Community Dinner)

Sukkot starts this Wednesday evening and the Beth Sholom sukkah is currently being constructed on Eva Gunther Plaza. Time spent in the sukkah is an important aspect of Sukkot – it helps us appreciate the outdoors and annual agricultural cycles, and it gives us an opportunity to come together in community – family, friends, and […] http://bethsholomsf.org/pizza-in-the-hut-sukkot-community-dinner-2/ Continue Reading...

The High Holy Days At CBS

CBS looks forward to sharing the High Holy Days with you this fall. The High Holy Days provide us with an unparalleled opportunity to take stock and reconnect with our deeper selves. Importantly, the spiritual drama and possibility of the “Days of Awe” are matched by the pleasure of spending time with so many friends, […] http://bethsholomsf.org/the-high-holy-days-at-cbs-2/ Continue Reading...

Pizza In The Hut (Sukkot Community Dinner)

Yesterday evening, over 100 members of the CBS community gathered in the CBS sukkah on Eva Gunther Plaza for our annual Sukkot community dinner. This year, we dubbed it Pizza in The Hut, and guests recited the Sukkot blessing, shook the lulav, got decorated in henna art, noshed on delicious vegetarian pizza from Arizmendi Bakery, […] http://bethsholomsf.org/pizza-in-the-hut-sukkot-community-dinner/ Continue Reading...

VeZot Ha’Berachah
Deuteronomy 33:1 – 34:12

Please note that Parashat VeZot Ha’Berachah is read during the Simchat Torah service, which will take place on Tuesday, October 25. This Saturday, October 22, is Shabbat Sukkot, during which we read a selection from Parashat Ki Tissa. Rabbi Abraham Joshua Heschel (1907-1972) once remarked: “Zion is in ruins, Jerusalem lies in the dust. All […] http://bethsholomsf.org/vezot-haberachah-deuteronomy-331-3412/ Continue Reading...

The High Holy Days At CBS

The “Days of Awe” are almost upon us – again! As another year draws to a close, we look forward to the next. We also look forward to sharing the High Holy Days with you this October! No matter how “late” they may seem this year, the High Holy Days are always a good time […] http://bethsholomsf.org/the-high-holy-days-at-cbs/ Continue Reading...

Announcing The Gathering Essay Competition

CBS is delighted to announce an exciting cultural and learning opportunity for families in our community! Playwright Arje Shaw is generously sponsoring an essay writing competition for CBS teenagers (at or around b’nai mitzvah age). Shaw invites teens who are interested in participating to attend his critically-acclaimed play, The Gathering, during its upcoming run at […] http://bethsholomsf.org/announcing-the-gathering-essay-competition/ Continue Reading...

Sukkot Community Dinner Moments

As the sun dipped behind the Pacific yesterday evening, we gathered in the Congregation Beth Sholom sukkah for our annual Sukkot community dinner. Together, we sung, learned, laughed, dined…and then dined some more! Todah rabah to Jane, our new Executive Chef, whose food was absolutely delicious! (Four-etrog quality!) Just below, we’ve posted a selection of […] http://bethsholomsf.org/sukkot-community-dinner-moments/ Continue Reading...

Simchat Torah Block Party!

Congregation Beth Sholom’s Simchat Torah Block Party is a chance for you to shake more than your lulav! Dance with us in the streets on Monday, October 5! It’s Sukkot again, and we’re eating (or sipping a scotch) in our backyard booths, gazing up at a super blood moon through the s’chach, and contemplating the […] http://bethsholomsf.org/simchat-torah-block-party/ Continue Reading...