CBS NEWS AND HAPPENINGS
CONGREGATION BET SHALOM
3881 East River Road
Tucson, AZ 85718-6670
Hazzan Avraham Alpert
June 2016 at CBS
SHABBAT SNACK–YAK DINNER, FRIDAY, JUNE 3, 5.30 PM at CBS
CBS BOOK CLUB, June 9 at 11.00 am at CBS, will discuss The Certificate by Isaac Bashevis Singer. free
CBS Board of Directors Meeting, June 9 at 6.30 pm at CBS. Members are cordially invited to attend.
SHAVUOT, SECOND SATURDAY SEUDAH, and TIKKUN LEIL SHAVUOT, JUNE 11 AT THE HOME OF HAZZAN AVI AND KAM ALPERT
Second Saturday Seudah Dinner, 5.00 pm
Tikkun Leil Shavuot (Shavuot Torah presentations all night), 8.30 pm–4.00 am
Shavuot minyan, 4.15 am
SHAVUOT YOM TOV SERVICES, JUNE 12, 9.30 am at CBS
SHAVUOT YOM TOV SERVICES, JUNE 13, 9.30 am at CBS
ADULT BNEI MITZVAH, MAY 14, 2016
Left to right: Jim Gottlieb; Andy Kunsberg; Sondra Kuroski; Louise Good;
Rita Zohav; Karen Goldberg; and Kyle Jones. Not shown: Sarah Frieden.
Photo by Jim Gottlieb.
Positive Jewish Experiences at CBS
9.00 am Shaharit (morning services)
8.15 am Shaharit (morning services)
5.30 pm Minha, kabbalat shabbat, ma’ariv
9.30 am Shabbat services: Shaharit, Torah, musaf. Darshanit: Anne Lowe
11.00 am Shabbat Kattan and Torah Take-Out for children
12.00 pm Shabbat Kiddush Luncheon
12.30 pm Jewish Identity & Culture Texts and Lunch with Professor David Graizbord
4.30 pm Yoga with Shell McCallum. $5.00 a session
6.30 pm Jewish Recovery in CBS classroom building. free
9.15–10.00 am How to Lead Services. Teacher: Hazzan Avi Alpert. free
12.00–1.00 pm Jewish Customs and Traditions with Hazzan Avi Alpert at JCC’s Cafe @ the J. Jewish Community Center, 3800 East River Road. free
12.00–1.00 pm Proper Speech and Wisdom Teacher: Hazzan Avi Alpert at Eli’s Deli, 5071 East 5th Street. free
5.30 pm Minha, kabbalat shabbat, ma’ariv
Request an Aliyah
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Courtyard Development Project
With your help, we have been successful in receiving the funds needed to begin the first phase of construction during this summer of our Courtyard Development Project. About $90,000 more is needed in order for all phases of construction to be completed. To help us reach this new goal, please click here.
Sponsor a Shabbat Kiddush Luncheon
Sponsor a Shabbat kiddush luncheon for a simha, to honor someone, or to perform a mitzvah. CBS volunteers will prepare a bountiful, delicious, home-style buffet for a minimum donation of $180.00. Co-sponsorship is welcome. If you’ve enjoyed our Shabbat lunches, please consider making a donation of any size. For more information, call Sarah Frieden, CBS Administrator, at 520.577.1171.
If you want CBS to notify you of yahrzeits (anniversaries), send an email with the names and dates as well as your street address to Terri Sherman email@example.com.
Interfaith Community Services Gifts of Love: Backpack and School Supply Drive
As a partner with Interfaith Community Services (ICS), Congregation Bet Shalom urges members to perform a mitzvah by donating backpacks and school supplies during June and July to ICS (www.icstucson.org). Bring donations to ICS at 2820 West Ina Road, Tucson, AZ 85741, tel 520.297.6049 or to ICS at 8701 East Old Spanish Trail, Tucson, AZ 85710, tel 520.731.3076. There is also a drop-off box in the lobby of CBS.
1st-Rate 2nd-Hand, Tucson's only Jewish thrift store, exists to benefit local Jewish agencies and synagogues. The shop enjoyed a good 2015 and sent CBS a check for its donations and volunteer time. 1st-Rate 2nd-Hand needs volunteers and gently used clothing, furniture, and household items. It's located at 5851 East Speedway Boulevard, Tucson, AZ 85719. Tel 520.327.5252. Visit 1st-Rate 2nd-Hand for more information.
CBS Needs You! Volunteer and Mitzvah Opportunities
Bikur Holim (mitzvah to visit and to aid the sick).
To learn more or to volunteer, contact Norm Rubin firstname.lastname@example.org.
Communications (website, Bet Blast, press releases).
To volunteer, contact Sid Lissner sllissner@iCloud.com
Social Action For more information, contact Diane Katz email@example.com.
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