Congregation Beth Israel's eNews for May 12, 2017
 
WORSHIP SCHEDULE

Friday, May 12
Rabbi David Lyon and
Rabbi Adrienne Scott are leading a congregational trip to Cuba this week and will not be in services.

6:30 p.m.
Shabbat Chapel Service
(Gordon Chapel)
including Quinquennial Wedding Anniversary Blessings
  Rabbi Joshua Herman,
  Cantor Daniel Mutlu

Saturday, May 13
8:30 a.m.
Shabbat Morning Minyan
(Gordon Chapel)

9:45 a.m.
Torah Study
(Finger Board Room)
Cantor Daniel Mutlu

11:00 a.m.
Shabbat Morning Service
(Gordon Chapel)
Bat Mitzvah of Rebecca Clonts

See the Worship Schedule


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Rabbi Lyon on the Radio
Rabbi David A. Lyon may be heard on Sunday mornings, 6:45 a.m., KODA, Sunny 99.1 FM radio

FROM THE RABBI...

Rabbi Lyon is leading a congregational trip to Cuba this week. He returns soon and will be writing about his experiences there and the Jewish community in Cuba.
 
 

 
 

IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT

 
 

HAPPENING THIS WEEK

BAKERS NEEDED FOR MAY 19 ONEG
If you would like to bake for the May 19 Oneg, please contact Marsha Gilbert, 713-771-6221 x336.

MBJLC REGISTRATION
Registration is now open for the 2017-2018 MBJLC year, for grades Pre-K through 7! You can register online with your member login and password! If you need your login information, or would like a hard copy of the registration forms, please call the MBJLC offices at 713-271-7369. Don’t miss the deadline for financial aid, June 1! Late enrollment fees go into effect July 1.

FRIENDS OF MARGOLIS GALLERY
The entire Congregation is invited to view Cinema Judaica movie posters in The Margolis Gallery during Temple Office business hours. Cinema Judaica consists of two companion exhibits, The War Years, 1939-1949, and The Epic Cycle, 1947-1971. The posters will be on display through May 31. For more information, please contact Sara Kaiser, skaiser@beth-israel.org or 713-771-6221 x301. 

UPCOMING EVENTS
 
 

 
CONFIRMATION - MAY 26
The 10th Grade Class of the Miriam Browning Jewish Learning Center invites you to join them in the Sanctuary beginning at 6:30 p.m. on Friday, May 26, for Confirmation. A reception will follow in Wolff-Toomim Hall.

 
 

FAMILY SHABBAT - JUNE 2
Friday, June 2nd will be our final Family Shabbat of the year. There will be a song-filled service, kid-friendly dinner, and some fantastic foamy fun! Don't miss this wonderful experience beginning at 6:00 p.m. in Levit Hall. RSVP to Ashley Mills.
 
ANNUAL MEETING - JUNE 8
Our Annual Meeting will be held on Thursday, June 8th, as we complete our fiscal year, elect officers and trustees, and announce our Volunteer Spirit Awards as well as our Volunteer of the Year. Bring your family and friends! This is your chance to nominate a congregant, or two, to be recognized for their volunteer spirit throughout the past year. All Congregants are eligible for the Volunteer Spirit Award, with the exception of Beth Israel Staff. Be on the lookout for the RSVP and nomination form in your May billing statements!

LIBRARY NEWS
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JUDAICA SHOP

Beth Israel Sisterhood's Judaica Shop is open Monday - Friday 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.; Wednesday until 5:00 p.m.

Contact Anita Seline, 713-777-4315 for information.

PLEASE visit our website for information on other upcoming events.

QUINQUENNIAL WEDDING ANNIVERSARIES

The following couples are celebrating their quinquennial wedding anniversaries during the month of May. Mazel Tov!

20 years — Helaine & Stephen Brochstein
  20 years — Stephanie & Will Burdine
20 years — Arden & Jack Burleigh
20 years — Janice & James Falick
20 years — Lou & Herb Mizis
20 years — Juli & Sean Rosenbaum
  20 years — Angela & David Umansky
30 years — Yoko Hirose & David Hyman
35 years — Sherrie & Alan Eisenman
35 years — Laura & Cary Grossman
35 years — Marjorie & Jeffrey Hirsch
35 years — Ginny & Gary Penzell
35 years — Susan & Steven Weil
40 years — Laurie & Alan Selzer
50 years — Judith & Barry Kaufman
50 years — Mary Lynn & J. S. Marks


BRING THE GIFT OF BETH ISRAEL HOME!

Rabbi David Lyon's book, God of Me: Imagining God throughout Your Lifetime, Cantor Daniel Mutlu's CD, A Musical Year at Beth Israel, Rabbi Samuel Karff's two disc set of sermons, Words Spoken from My Mind and Soul, and Rabbi Karff's latest book, For This You Were Created, are all available through our Judaica Shop, and amazon.com. Click below for more information.






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