Shabbat Evening Service
*Please note that, due to inclement weather, the Yom Ha’atzmaut celebration will now take place at the Evelyn Rubenstein Jewish Community Center (5601 S. Braeswood, Houston, TX 77096) — NOT at the Merﬁsh Teen Center.*
Come out and celebrate 71 years of Israel…Tel Aviv style! On Thursday, May 9th from 4:30-7:00pm, Congregation Beth Israel will participate as a community sponsor at the “Israel at 71 Celebration” taking place at Evelyn Rubenstein Jewish Community Center (5601 S. Braeswood, Houston, TX 77096). This special event will feature an Israeli-style torch lighting ceremony and a Eurovision-inspired concert with local musicians. There will be games, crafts, and activities for children of all ages, open swimming (4:30-6:00pm), and Kosher food for purchase from Laykie’s Café at the J, My Pita, and Genesis Steakhouse. Street parking available; oﬀ -site parking and buses available from the ERJCC.