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Our Virtual Community

Stay Connected

We send out an informative email, The TBE Connection, Monday and Thursday. This communication includes inspiring messages from Rabbi Katz and Cantor Barber, online…

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Virtual Tour of Our Newly-Renovated Sanctuary

Until we can be there in person, enjoy this virtual tour of the newly-renovated Cantor Morton Shames Sanctuary, featuring the voice of Cantor Morton Shames (z”l)…

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Office Hours

Our office is open from 9:00 am – 4:00 pm Monday through Thursday, and 9:00 am – 3:00 pm on Friday. To reach the…

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COVID-19 Protocols

The TBE COVID-10 Task Force has been charged with providing protocols and guidance to ensure the safety and health of its congregants, clergy and…

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The TBE Hanukkiah

Temple Beth El has planned a lot of special events and programs to make your Hanukkah brighter! Click here to see our latest newsletter,…

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Programs & Classes


Musical Kabbalat Shabbat Service with Rabbi Josh Warshawsky

Friday, January 29 at 6:00 pm

Back by popular demand, Rabbi Josh Warshawsky is a nationally touring Jewish musician, songleader, composer, and teacher of Torah. He has released three albums of Jewish music, filled with melodies written intentionally to express the deep meaning of the words of our tradition. Thanks to Ellen and Dave Ratner for sponsoring this special service.

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Jewish Bioethics in the Time of Covid

Wednesday, January 27 at 7:00 pm

Join Rabbi Lila Kagedan for this program. As more and more discussions in the public sphere emerge around vaccinations for Covid-19, issues arise beyond the questions of the actual creation of the vaccine. Who will be eligible? When will it be ready?

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Rabbi Elana Zaiman

A Reflection on Ourselves, Our Lives & Our Relationships

Wednesdays, December 23, January 13, February 3 & 24, March 17, April 7 & 28, May 19 & June 9 from 7:00 - 9:00 pm

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Katz Family Library Book Group

Wednesday, January 27 at 10:30 am

The book group will meet via Zoom to discuss "Inheritance: A Memoir of Genealogy, Paternity and Love" by Dani Shapiro.

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Cholent with Garlic: A Brief Overview of Jews in France

Tuesday, February 2 at 7:00 pm

One does not immediately think of France when considering European Jewish history. And yet, there has been a Jewish presence there since the second century before the common era. Initially settling in Provence, by the early medieval period, Jews had spread to most corners of France.

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Torah for the Day

Read some of Rabbi Amy Wallk Katz's writings which have been featured in The TBE Daily, an email sent to members and friends of the synagogue since mid-March.

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Worship Schedule

Weekday Mornings

Monday-Friday  8:00 am via Zoom

Weekday Evenings

Sunday-Thursday 5:45 pm via Zoom


Shabbat Worship

Friday Night Gathering & Kabbalat Shabbat
via Zoom 6:00 pm
Shabbat Morning 10:30 am Livestreamed
and Facebook Live

Havdalah 5:00 pm via Zoom

For Zoom links, please contact the office