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TZEDAKAH OF THE MONTH 4/2019

The Charity of the Month for the Tzedakah Box Initiative is Dorot.  Dorot, based in New York, is an Intergenerational volunteer corps that provides food, friendship, housing, wellness, and cultural activities to homebound seniors.   Funds … Read More

SAVE THE DATE: Magevet A Cappella Concert

April 14th at 4:00 PM – Adult Education Committee presents Magevet A Cappella Concert Performance. This event is free of charge. More info on flyers in hall.

MAZEL TOV GALA HONOREES 2019

Mazel Tov to our 2019 Annual Gala Honorees Jackie Eskin and Art Finkle, Lisa and Eric Wolfeiler.

THANK YOU

Thank you to photographers Regina Madwed of Capitol Photo Interactive, and Arnie Gold of Arnold Gold Photography. You do beautiful work, and have contributed so much to our visual design. We can’t thank you enough.

SAVE THE DATE: Comedy Night & Auction 2019

Saturday, May 4th at 8pm. This year we have Kerri Louise & Steven Scott, two A-list comedians from Comedy Central, HBO, America’s Got Talent, and The Oprah Winfrey Show! Register right now!

COMMUNITY NEWS

Shabbat Kiddush/Oneg sponsorships are available. If you have an event to commemorate, consider a congregational Kiddush. Contact the office at office@bethelfairfield.org or 203-374-5544 for options.

SAVE THE DATE

Beth El’s Film Festival presents “In Between.” Three Palestinian women living in an apartment in Tel Aviv fight the constraints of their Muslim faith and families while trying to find a balance between traditional and … Read More

SAVE THE DATE

Chacham Yosef Chaim of Baghdad, a lecture facilitated by Justin Beck which will illuminate Chaim’s contributions and provide some of his relevant teachings. Wednesday, February 20th at 7:30 PM. Presented by the Adult Education Committee. … Read More

COMMUNITY NEWS

K’tanim Preschool is currently enrolling for the 2019 – 2020 School Year for children ages 2-5. Early drop off and extended day hours, as well as enrichment classes, are available. Contact Kate Luedtke at kluedtke@bethelfairfield.org … Read More

SAVE THE DATE

BETH EL COMMUNITY 2nd NIGHT PASSOVER SEDER – Saturday, April 20th. Details to come soon.

SAVE THE DATE

BETH EL’S ANNUAL GALA this year honoring Art Finkle & Jackie Eskin and Lisa & Eric Wolfeiler – Saturday, April 6th. RSVP for the event, and/or place a special message to our honorees in the … Read More

COMMUNITY NEWS

BUY A BRICK! Let your support of Congregation Beth El Fairfield be recognized for all time with an inscribed brick in a new walkway at the main entrance of the synagogue. Please see the display … Read More

SAVE THE DATE

FEDERATION GALA 2019 honoring Beth El’s own Bonnie Slyn & David Ball – Monday, March 18th at 5:30 – 9:00 PM at the Wall Street Theater in Norwalk. For tickets & info please see: www.jewishphilanthropyct.org/gala-2019.

SAVE THE DATE

Live Concert starring Ada Pasternak with The Pasternak Family and friends – Thursday, March 14th at 7:00 PM. Enjoy a wide selection of music ranging from original, jazz, classical, and world pieces. $10 admission at … Read More

SAVE THE DATE

CASINO NIGHT & AUCTION – Saturday, March 9th at 6:30 PM. Go all in! Join the fun as we go head-to-head, with all eyes on the final table and a bunch of fabulous prizes. Enjoy … Read More

OUR CONDOLENCES

Bob Hillman on the loss of his uncle, Sidney Waldman z”l.

COMMUNITY NEWS

The Tzedakah Box Charity of the Month for February is Rainforest Alliance. Rainforests are being destroyed every day, putting the countless species that depend on them in jeopardy. Support helps Rainforest Alliance, founded in 1987, … Read More

COMMUNITY NEWS

The Esther Dansky Gift Shop at Beth El will be open on Sunday, February 10th from 9 AM -12 PM. See our expanded display of Tallisim, Judaica and non-Judaica gift items.

SAVE THE DATE

“Immigration: National Borders, National Values, & Jewish Values” (Second part of the discussion.) Join Beth El’s Study & Discussion Group in collaboration with Rabbi’s Lunch & Learn. Monday, February 11th at 12:30 PM. Bring your … Read More

SAVE THE DATE

Intro to Jewish Spirituality. Practical Kabbalah: Elevating Consciousness. Join Instructor Justin C. Beck in this multi-part series, Feb. 11th at B’nai Israel andMarch 4th at Beth El, both 7:00 – 8:30 PM. FREE.

THANK YOU

Thank you to Adam Kuhr, Eric Wolfeiler, Susan Freed, Helen Belkin, and Steve Robifker for all of their dedication and endless hours of hard work putting together this beautiful new website. Thank you also to … Read More

MAZEL TOV

Mazel tov to our congregation and preschool on the launch of our new website and logos!

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