For the 40+ crowd! Join Rabbi Dennis Sasso for Cocktail Judaism, an explosive mixture of conversation, humor, and spirits. The next meeting is Monday, October 2 at 7:30 p.m. at Athens on 86th. Dr. Marcia Goldstone and Katherine Tyler-Scott will lead the conversation on “The Urgency of Drawing the Lines Fairly: Political Redistricting and Gerrymandering.”

R.S.V.P. requested; call the synagogue office at (317) 253-3441 or e-mail Jennifer Hodes at jhodes {at} bez613(.)orgPlease note: Athens on 86th is not open for dinner on Monday night. Coffee and desserts are compliments of the synagogue.

A contemplative and musical service FOR ALL with Rabbi Shelley Goldman, including those experiencing illness, caregivers, and those walking the mourner’s path. This service will be Wednesdays, September 27, October 25, November 15, and December 20 at 5:45 p.m. All are welcome.

Saturdays at 9:00 a.m. in the Alpert-Solotken Library

Join Rabbi Shelley Goldman Shabbat mornings to engage with our people’s most sacred text. We will follow the weekly parsha focusing on the second triennial cycle of readings, a.k.a. “the middle” of each week’s story. We begin and end each discussion with sacred Hebrew chanting. All are welcome, and drop-ins are encouraged.

Join us for Friday Night Live the first Friday of the month, featuring spiritually uplifting music to welcome Shabbat. Cantor Melissa Cohen and the Beth-El band will lead us in lively and spirited songs sure to enhance your Shabbat experience!

Unique and creative, Congregation Beth-El Zedeck has kept pace with the changes of modern Jewish thought, while embracing the richness of our religious civilization.

The rabbinic and lay leadership of the synagogue have attained local and rabbinical recognition and our congregation has been commended for its innovative and creative programming. We are affiliated with both the United Synagogue of Conservative Judaism and the Jewish Reconstructionist Federation.