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Events

  1. Sun 23

    Erev Sukkot

    Feast of Tabernacles
    Sep 23 @ 12:00am - 11:59pm
  2. Sun 23

    Sukkot

    Sep 23 @ 3:00pm - 5:30pm
  3. Mon 24

    Sukkot I

    Feast of Tabernacles
    Sep 24 @ 12:00am - 11:59pm
  4. Tue 25

    Sukkot II

    Feast of Tabernacles
    Sep 25 @ 12:00am - 11:59pm
  5. Tue 25

    Hebrew School

    Sep 25 @ 4:00pm - 5:00pm
  6. Wed 26

    Sukkot III (CH”M)

    Feast of Tabernacles
    Sep 26 @ 12:00am - 11:59pm

Happenings

Join Us for High Holy Days 2018/5779

It feels like we are still in the middle of summer. But, the High Holy Days are early this year, starting the Sunday evening after Labor Day.

We warmly invite you to attend Temple Beth Tikvah’s beautiful High Holy Days services led by our beloved Rabbi Johanna Hershenson and accompanied by our talented musicians. There will also be children’s activities, adult learning and food-filled celebrations for all to enjoy.

For more information and a list of times for our Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur services, please click here.

We request that everyone, including TBT members, please make reservations using our online form, which is now available from the link above. We look forward to having you join us.

Also, with the Jewish Holidays shortly upon us, we wanted to share with everyone a great program that gives young Jewish adults, 18 to 26, FREE access to over 1000 synagogues in the U.S and in 31 other countries. Whether out of state, out of the country, or simply not belonging to a synagogue, you can attend Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur services at no cost. If you know of a young person who would like to make use of this program please visit www.synagogueconnect.org for more information.

Come Celebrate Sukkot

What: Sukkah Decoration & Celebration
When: Sunday, September 23rd, from 3:00 – 5:30 pm
Where: Home of Marlis Beier & Dean Sharpe

Sukkot 3There will be singing and storytelling and decorating the Sukkah. Bring chairs for sitting and a yummy snack to share. Please RSVP to your email invitation.  If you did not get an email invitation, but wish to come, please email us at TempleBethTikvah@gmail.com, so we can send you the details.

Dance with the Torahs at Simchat Torah

What: Simchat Torah Celebration
When: Monday, October 1st, from 6:30 – 8:30 pm
Where: Heritage Hall at the First Presbyterian Church

Come sing and dance with the Torah. Enjoy a sweet treat.

Music by the “3 J’s” – Julie, Jo, and Jared.

Join in the fun!

 

Messages

For Jewish families, retirees and singles at every level of faith, Temple Beth Tikvah provides a comforting embrace for the soul of your DNA.
Read more about TBT

Temple Beth Tikvah has a wealth of Jewish programming for families with children – from toddlers to teens. We greatly respect the needs of our children and feel it is important to support the families while nurturing their child’s own Jewish values and growth.
Read more about our Family programming

Divrei Tikvah:
From Rabbi Johanna Hershenson

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On the verge of an empty nest for the first time, I am experiencing the pending arrival of this Rosh Hashanah (Jewish new year) season as warm yet powerful winds of infinite possibility…

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President’s Message:
From Sheila Luber & Ann Rosenfield


The High Holy Days arrive early
 this year and we hope that you have made your reservations. Please… volunteer to help because lots of hands are needed to put on so many activities in such a short time.

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From the Union For Reform Judaism / Reform Movement

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Choosing Life for Us and Our World

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A Brief History of the Kol Nidrei Prayer

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