Temple B'nai Jeshurun
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We have reservations at Hibachi Grill & Supreme Buffet for Tuesday, December 24th at 5:00 p.m.
Please RSVP if you would like to attend! Please contact Wendy Beckerman (email@example.com) and let her know you will be attending.
This is a fun annual event and we hope you can make it!
4-6pm at Temple B’nai Jeshurun
It’s TBJ’s Annual Hanukkah Event!
Latkes, Hot Dogs, Apple Sauce, Salad
Games & Prizes
Buttons the Clown
Taste of Judaism is an opportunity to learn about the basics of Judaism.
We will briefly discuss the different kinds of Judaism, how Jews pray, life cycle events in the Jewish tradition and Jewish holidays.
The last day of class, we will look at the holiday of Chanukah in detail.
Whether you are just beginning to learn or want a refresher, we hope you will join us.
Oct 24—Streams of Judaism in Perspective
Nov 7—Jewish Textual Traditions
Nov 14—Worship and Prayer
Dec 5—Life Cycles
All classes are 7:00-8:30 pm
You need not be interested in conversion to attend these six Taste of Judaism sessions.
Thanks to all of our wonderful volunteers : Bill Grund, Ann Balentine, Ruth Robinson, Linda Cohen, Jeff Margolin, Joel Hjelmaas, Marla Shapiro, and Rachele Hjelmaas!
We hope to see you this SUNDAY, October 20, for Simchat Torah and Consecration! Consecration Pictures will take place at 5:00 p.m., followed by a pizza dinner and then the Consecration and a Simchat Torah service at 6:00 p.m.
Temple Social Action Opportunity!
We need volunteers!
The Greater Des Moines Habitat for Humanity’s 2019 InterFaith Community Home Build Week is October 16-20. Our Temple community has a wonderful opportunity to participate with other faith communities in this home building project as a group on Sunday, October 20th from 1-5pm.
All volunteers are welcome, but minors under 16 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. No construction experience is required. The work will be supervised by Habitat staff and other skilled volunteers.
If you would like to volunteer, please contact Rachele Hjelmaas (Social Action Chair) at firstname.lastname@example.org or 515-419-5388 for sign up details.