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Kadima Konvention Recap

CBS is proud to have hosted Kadima Konvention 2017 this past weekend (March 31 – April 2, 2017). The Kadima Konvention is a regional gathering for children in Kadima, the middle school arm of United Synagogue Youth (USY), the youth organization of the United Synagogue of Conservative Judaism (USCJ). Kids in Grades 6 and 7 from […] http://bethsholomsf.org/kadima-konvention-recap/ Continue Reading...

Purimpalooza Recap

The CBS community filled our campus on Sunday, donning costumes and good spirits for Purimpalooza: Community Purim Carnival & Spiel To Support CBS Educational Programs. We gamed, gambled, bounced, danced, ate, drank, grogged, and spieled together, toasting a temporarily inverted world. Unquestionably, the highlight of this year’s Purim celebration was Long Live The Spiel, the […] http://bethsholomsf.org/purimpalooza-recap/ Continue Reading...

Introducing David Agam, CBS Youth Advisor

CBS is pleased to introduce our new Youth Advisor, David Agam. David recently wrote an open letter to our USY, Kadima, and Shabbat School families. We’re sharing it here so that the CBS community at large can have an opportunity to learn a bit more about David. +++++ Shalom, CBS community! I am honored and […] http://bethsholomsf.org/introducing-david-agam-cbs-youth-advisor/ Continue Reading...

Letter To Our SFUSY & Kadima Teens

Shalom, SFUSY and Kadima! Welcome back! I hope you all had great summers, and I can’t wait to hear all about them. Whether you were at Camps Ramah, Newman, or Tawonga, on USY on Wheels or USY Pilgrimage, or hanging out in San Francisco, the fun doesn’t end when school starts again! My name is […] http://bethsholomsf.org/letter-to-our-sfusy-kadima-teens/ Continue Reading...

Report From New Frontier USY Convention

David Herrera, our CBS Youth Advisor, sent the following report following the Annual New Frontier United Synagogue Youth Convention. ***** Over Memorial Day weekend, nine San Francisco United Synagogue Youth (SFUSY) teens headed up to Santa Rosa for New Frontier USY’s annual May Convention. We spent the weekend with 100 other USYers from all over […] http://bethsholomsf.org/report-from-new-frontier-usy-convention/ Continue Reading...

CBS USYers Head To May Convention!

Memorial Day Weekend is a big weekend for our CBS United Synagogue Youth (USY) teens! Friday, May 27 – Saturday, May 29, nine SFUSY teens will head up to Santa Rosa for the annual New Frontier USY Regional May Convention! Together with over 100 other Jewish teens from all over Northern California (and Reno, Nevada), […] http://bethsholomsf.org/cbs-usyers-head-to-may-convention/ Continue Reading...

Megillah Gras In Pictures

The CBS community filled our campus yesterday afternoon and evening, turning out en masse for Megillah Gras: Community Purim Fundraiser To Benefit CBS Education. We played, danced, ate, drank, and grogged together into the night, toasting a temporarily inverted world. The shared enthusiasm and warmth of the event was palpable; our hearts are full. Special […] http://bethsholomsf.org/megillah-gras-in-pictures/ Continue Reading...

Megillah Gras!

Mark your calendars for the one Purim party you don’t want to miss! AND BUY YOUR RAFFLE TICKETS NOW! Megillah Gras: Community Purim Fundraiser To Benefit CBS Education Wednesday, March 23 4:30 – 9:30 p.m. Koret Hall, CBS campus It’s time to celebrate a world turned upside down, people! It’s Megillah Gras time! Join the […] http://bethsholomsf.org/megillah-gras/ Continue Reading...

New Frontier USY Mini-Mission-Mitzvah

Sunday, January 17, was the annual New Frontier USY Mini-Mission-Mitzvah, a day dedicated to United Synagogue Youth (USY) teens making a difference for local community service organizations. This year, New Frontier USY focused their efforts in San Francisco, and a dozen of our CBS USYers hosted other teens from ten USY outposts in the region […] http://bethsholomsf.org/new-frontier-usy-mini-mission-mitzvah/ Continue Reading...

USY Ocean Beach Cleanup

This Veterans Day, CBS Youth Advisor David Herrera and eight SFUSY teens spent the school holiday morning collecting litter at Ocean Beach. Good stewardship and citizenship are universal values, but our Jewish texts teach us to prioritize sh’mirat ha’teva, meaning protecting or taking care of the Earth. According to Jewish tradition, a critical part of […] http://bethsholomsf.org/usy-ocean-beach-cleanup/ Continue Reading...