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Sukkot VI (CH”M)
Tefilah and Torah Study 9:00 am
Tefilah and Torah Study @ Library
Oct 3 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
 
Shabbat Morning Service (McCafferty) 10:15 am
Shabbat Morning Service (McCafferty)
Oct 3 @ 10:15 am – 12:15 pm
 
WAFTY Lite ANAF Apple Picking at Tougas Farm! 2:00 pm
WAFTY Lite ANAF Apple Picking at Tougas Farm!
Oct 3 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
DON’T MISS ANAF & WAFTY LITE’S FIRST EVENT OF THE YEAR! We’re going Apple Picking at Tougas Farm! Come hang out with old friends and make new friends! We’ll take a tractor ride to the orchards where we’ll pick apples, and then we’ll visit the barnyard animals and spend time in the playground which has swings and slides and an ...
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Erev Simchat Torah
NFTY NE LTI
NFTY NE LTI
Oct 4 all-day
 
Chai Mitzvah Adult Ed. Program 9:00 am
Chai Mitzvah Adult Ed. Program @ Community Room
Oct 4 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Being Jewish means you learn and do, all your life. Our tradition teaches us the world stands on learning, spirituality and social involvement. . We point our children’s learning toward that moment when they become full members of our community, when they become Bar or Bat Mitzvah. What about after that? How do you develop, re-define your own adult Jewish ...
Religious School – T1.1 9:30 am
Religious School – T1.1 @ Congregation B'nai Shalom
Oct 4 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
 
Opening Gesher (6th Grade) Parent/Student Program – An Adult at 13! Really? 4:30 pm
Pizza Dinner 6:00 pm
Pizza Dinner
Oct 4 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Join us for a pizza dinner and flag-making at 6:00 pm, before our 7:00 pm festive service featuring our Klezmer band, and the complete unrolling of the Torah around the sanctuary. There is a $ 5 per person charge for the Pizza dinner, please bring your money into the temple office. Sign up for the dinner is closed.
Erev Simchat Torah Service 7:00 pm
Erev Simchat Torah Service
Oct 4 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Simchat Torah Celebration Join us at 7:00 pm for a festive service featuring our Klezmer band, and the complete unrolling of the Torah around the sanctuary. To chant 1 – 2 verses from the Torah during the celebration, please contact Sharon Brown Goldstein at sbgoldstein@cbnaishalom.org with your chapter and verse numbers no later than October 2.
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Yizkor 6:30 pm
Yizkor @ Sanctuary
Oct 5 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
We invite anyone who has lost a loved one this past year to join others at our upcoming Yizkor service during the festival of Shemini Atzeret-Simchat Torah. This will take place at Congregation B’nai Shalom, on Monday, October 5, 2015 at 6:30 pm, and will last approximately thirty minutes. We hope that, together, we can create a minyan for each ...
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Hebrew School/6th Grade Classes 4:30 pm
Hebrew School/6th Grade Classes
Oct 6 @ 4:30 pm – 7:30 pm
 
Take Sukkah Down 5:00 pm
Take Sukkah Down @ Courtyard
Oct 6 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Help Take Down the Sukkah on October 6 We enjoy having a Sukkah in the courtyard, having a Sukkot service, and eating under the cornstalk roof. It’s even more fun (and a mitzvah) to help build the Sukkah and take it down. Please join us on Tuesday, October 6 at 5 pm to help put it away for another year. ...
Chai School 8:00 pm
Chai School
Oct 6 @ 8:00 pm – 10:30 pm
 
Chai School 1.2 & 9th Grade Parent-Student Meeting 8:00 pm
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Presentation on URJ Summer Camps 8:30 am
Presentation on URJ Summer Camps @ Library
Oct 11 @ 8:30 am – 9:15 am
It may be getting cold outside, but it is not too early to begin thinking about next summer and Jewish summer camp for your child. This Sunday, October 11th, Greg Kellner will be joining us for the morning to talk about URJ summer camps! Congregation B’nai Shalom, as a member of the Union for Reform Judaism, supports our regional URJ ...
Kesher (connection) Program for new members, Part 1 8:45 am
Kesher (connection) Program for new members, Part 1 @ Social Hall
Oct 11 @ 8:45 am – 10:45 am
All who have joined the CBS community in the past year are invited to participate in this special 3-part gathering to meet and connect to others, and learn about the many opportunities for getting involved in our synagogue community. Part 2 will be held on Sunday October 18, and the program culminates with a social gathering at the Rabbi’s home ...
Religious School – T1.2 9:30 am
Religious School – T1.2 @ Congregation B'nai Shalom
Oct 11 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
 
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Hebrew School/6th Grade Classes & Emissaries 4:45 pm
Community Meals 5:00 pm
Community Meals @ Northborough Trinity Church
Oct 14 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
If you are interested in taking part in this wonderful family Mitzvah, please contact Bobbi and Joel Feinblatt at bjfeinblatt@charter.net. We will need volunteers to provide main and side dishes, salads and desserts as well as help setting up, serving and cleaning up.
School & Youth Committee Meeting 7:30 pm
School & Youth Committee Meeting @ Library
Oct 14 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
 
Social Action Committee Meeting 8:30 pm
Social Action Committee Meeting @ Community Room
Oct 14 @ 8:30 pm – 10:00 pm
 
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Parashat Noach
Parashat Noach
Oct 17 all-day
 
Tefilah and Torah Study 9:00 am
Tefilah and Torah Study @ Library
Oct 17 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
 
Tot Shabbat 10:15 am
Tot Shabbat
Oct 17 @ 10:15 am – 11:00 am
Tot Shabbat begins again on October 17. We will have a service in the sanctuary starting at 10:15 am. Please remember to bring a kid-friendly, nut-free snack (such as cut fruit or crackers and cheese) to share.
2/3 WAFTY To Davis Farmland 3:00 pm
2/3 WAFTY To Davis Farmland
Oct 17 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
2/3 WAFTY (GEZAH) EVENT!! Saturday, 10/17/15 3:00pm – 6:00pm Davis’s Farmland Adventures Davis Family Farm Adventures, 145 Redstone Hill, Sterling, MA 01564 Phone: (978) 422-MOOO (6666) Our first Gezah WAFTY event (2nd and 3rd graders ONLY) is scheduled for a day of fun at Davis’s Farmland in Sterling, MA! Our 2nd and 3rd graders will have unlimited time on the ...
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Chocolate Ball Volunteer Meeting 8:45 am
Chocolate Ball Volunteer Meeting @ Community Room
Oct 18 @ 8:45 am – 9:45 am
 
Kesher (connections) program for new members, Part 2 8:45 am
Kesher (connections) program for new members, Part 2 @ Social Hall and Sanctuary
Oct 18 @ 8:45 am – 10:45 am
All who have joined the CBS community in the past year are invited to participate in this special 3-part gathering to meet and connect to others, and learn about the many opportunities for getting involved in our synagogue community. The third and final part of the program will be a social gathering at the Rabbi’s home on Shabbat afternon, October ...
Religious School – T1.3 9:30 am
Religious School – T1.3 @ Congregation B'nai Shalom
Oct 18 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
 
Brotherhood Kickoff Event 7:30 pm
Brotherhood Kickoff Event @ Jim Winer's house
Oct 18 @ 7:30 pm – 10:30 pm
Watch the Patriots take on the Colts in the much-anticipated “revenge game” on Sunday evening, October 18th. Kickoff is at 8:30 pm, but please feel free to arrive at 7:30pm for some pre-game conversation and refreshments (pizza, beer). Jim Wilner’s home. Please rsvp to Jim at jim.wilner@comcast.net.
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Hebrew School 5:30 pm
Hebrew School
Oct 22 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
 
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Parashat Lech-Lecha
Tefilah and Torah Study 9:00 am
Tefilah and Torah Study @ Library
Oct 24 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am
 
Kesher (connections) program for new members: Social and Havdalah at Rabbi Gurevitz’ home 4:00 pm
Kesher (connections) program for new members: Social and Havdalah at Rabbi Gurevitz’ home @ Rabbi Gurevitz' home
Oct 24 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
This is the third and final part of our Kesher program for all who have joined the CBS community in the past year. The program helps our members to make connections with each other and learn more about the many opportunities to participation in congregational life. Babysitting will be provided. RSVP to VPmembership@cbnaishalom.org
NFTY NE Levi Leap 6:00 pm
NFTY NE Levi Leap
Oct 24 @ 6:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Levi Leap | October 24-25, 2015 Region-wide event hosted by BATY at Temple Beth Am in Framingham, MA Registration for BATY’s Levi Leap is now open! Go to www.levileap.org for all the details. Remember, this is a region-wide event and all questions should be directed to Temple Beth Am.
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Cafe Shalom 8:30 am
Cafe Shalom
Oct 25 @ 8:30 am – 11:30 am
Brotherhood is pleased to announce that Café Shalom is now open again on Sunday mornings when family programming is in session. Please stop by to enjoy fresh coffee, bagels, muffins and more.
Shoresh (Grades K & 1) Family Ed. Program 8:30 am
Shoresh (Grades K & 1) Family Ed. Program @ Social Hall
Oct 25 @ 8:30 am – 11:30 am
We will be holding a family program on Sunday, October 25th and we are excited to share the details with you! Our Family Education theme will be about “Beginnings”. It will include an exciting and creative combination of introductions, crafts, activities, prayer and song together, facilitated by Rabbi Eiduson, Family Educator, Cheryl Pouliot and Music Teacher, Beth Spiegel. When: Sunday, ...
Religious School – T1.4 9:30 am
Religious School – T1.4 @ Congregation B'nai Shalom
Oct 25 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
 
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Hebrew School/6th Grade Classes 4:30 pm
Hebrew School/6th Grade Classes
Oct 27 @ 4:30 pm – 7:30 pm
 
Chai School 8:00 pm
Chai School
Oct 27 @ 8:00 pm – 10:30 pm
 
Chai School 1.5 8:00 pm
Chai School 1.5
Oct 27 @ 8:00 pm – 10:30 pm
 
Chant Circle 8:30 pm
Chant Circle @ Sanctuary
Oct 27 @ 8:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Be en-CHANT-ed! Blend a line of holy text with a compelling melody. Repeat it over and over, allowing yourself to be transported deep within your being. This is CHANT – a musical meditation. Leave each session deeply relaxed in mind, body, and soul. Come learn more. Meets the last Tuesday of every month from 7:30 – 9:00 pm. For more ...
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Hebrew School 5:30 pm
Hebrew School
Oct 29 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
 
Brass Sisters Author Tour 7:30 pm
Brass Sisters Author Tour @ Social Hall
Oct 29 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
In Collaboration with the Worcester JCC Author Series The Brass Sisters Authors of Baking with the Brass Sisters Congregation B’nai Shalom 117 E. Main St., Westboro Thursday, October 29, 7:30 pm No fee Open to all Co-sponsored by Congregation B’nai Shalom Sisterhood and Hadassah Greater Boroughs Chapter INCLUDES COOKING DEMO AND RECIPE TASTING! Marilynn and Sheila Brass, America’s favorite baking ...
Finance Committee Meeting 7:30 pm
Finance Committee Meeting @ Community Room
Oct 29 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
 
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Autumn Congregational Dinner 6:00 pm
Autumn Congregational Dinner
Oct 30 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Please join us for a scrumptious and relaxing Congregation Shabbat dinner with old and new friends. RSVP to jchirshon@gmail.com. Adults and teens 13 and older are $10/per person. Children 12 and under are $5 each for a family total of $30. Checks should be made out to CBS Sisterhood and delivered or mailed to the temple office by Thurs, Oct ...