Take a Hike? How about a Cruise?

Hike Ashland State Park on June 24th, Cruise Boston Harbor on July 30th, and much more!   Have you thought about joining one or more of our interest groups? We’ve already got a hike planned, and a cruise to the Boston Harbor Islands this summer, and these are just two examples of ways that you can connect with others with …

Rabbi Gurevitz’ Annual Congregational BBQ

Sunday, August 6, 12-4 (rain date Sunday August 13) Rabbi Gurevitz invites members of the congregation to her home for the annual summer BBQ. She’ll be cooking up the burgers and hotdogs with all the trimmings. Members are requested to bring sides, drinks (soft drinks, wine, or beer), or desserts. Lawn games, a scavenger hunt in the woods, and smores …

Shavuot: Yizkor Service, Ice Cream Social, Special Program on the Jews of Australia

Wednesday, May 31st. Yizkor at 6:30pm, special program at 7:15. Modern Life as a Jew in the Antipodes, with Jonathan Barnett (Past President of Congregation B’nai Shalom) Did you know the first Jewish Barnett was transported to Botany Bay on the first fleet in 1788, for stealing a tablecloth? There are now over 100,000 Jews living in Australia, about 50,000 live …

Scientists in Synagogues

Scientists in Synagogues presents: ‘In Conversation with Dr. Jeremy Wertheimer, VP at Google’ How Artificial Intelligence and Technological Innovation are Transforming the Human Experience Monday, May 8, 7:30-9pm Dr. Jeremy Wertheimer is a Co-Founder of ITA Software, now a travel industry division of Google, where Dr. Wertheimer is a Vice President. He holds a Ph.D. in Artificial Intelligence (A.I.), with …

Annual Meeting and Volunteer Recognition Breakfast – Sunday, May 7th

All adult members of Congregation B’nai Shalom are cordially invited to attend our Annual Meeting and Volunteer Recognition Breakfast on Sunday, May 7, 2017. The breakfast begins at 9:00 AM and the meeting at 9:30 AM. There is no charge for the breakfast. If you wish to attend please complete the form below. Please share this notice with other adult …

April 30th Blood Drive

CBS Semi-annual Blood Drive Sun. April 30, 8:30-1:30 in the social hall Please mark your calendar for Congregation B’nai Shalom’s next blood drive, held in cooperation with the Worcester Area American Red Cross.   As always, we’re holding this event during school hours in order to make it easy and convenient for parents dropping off or picking up their children. …

WAFTY Lite – 5 Wits

Hoping to see all of the 4th & 5th graders join us at our last WAFTY Lite event of this school year! We are going to 5WITS and Moe’s on Saturday, April 29th! 3:20pm: Bus will be leaving B’nai Shalom parking lot 9:00pm: Bus returns to B’nai Shalom parking lot for student pickup Cost is $25.00 (for bus transportation and …

Concert for Kindness

Featuring award-winning guest musician, Beth Schafer! Saturday April 1st, 7 pm Join us for a concert of Kindness, please click below for more information. Online ticket sales have ended, but will be available at the door by cash or check only, payable to ADL. Concert for Kindness featuring Beth Schafer!  

CBS Family-Friendly Second Night Community Seder!

Tuesday, April 11, 5:45-8 pm Join us for this family-friendly communal Seder, led by Rabbi Gurevitz and Rabbi Eiduson.  Our service will feature a projected ‘visual haggadah’, songs and stories, and a journey through the traditional rituals. This will be fully catered (by Franklin Caterers), featuring – chicken soup and matza balls lemon chicken, roasted vegetables, and kugel Passover desserts …

Women’s Seder

The Annual Women’s Seder will be held on March 30 from 6:00 – 9:00 pm. This is always a meaningful seder, led by Rabbi Gurevitz and coordinated by Sisterhood. We encourage you to invite your mothers, sisters, daughters (fifth grade and older), and friends to share this inspiring experience with you. For our potluck dinner please bring a non-dairy dish, …