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Featured : Congregation Beth-El Zedeck

Monday, February 5, 7:30 p.m. at Athens on 86th (2284 W. 86th St., Indianapolis)
Join Rabbi Dennis Sasso for our conversation with Sgt. Dan Rosenberg, IMPD officer, and Judge Paul Felix, Hamilton County Circuit Court. Coffee and desserts are compliments of Congregation Beth-El Zedeck. Athens on 86th is not open for dinner on Monday nights. R.S.V.P. to jhodes {at} bez613(.)org or (317) 253-3441.

Saturday, February 3 following Shabbat services
Join hosts Joanne Classick and Barry Levitt for a lively lunch program featuring Juliette Nehring and Brett Terrell. Juliette and Brett will help us to see “Through the Eyes of a Child” as they share stories as well as music in a variety of styles. Sharon Mishkin and her committee will prepare and serve lunch for $5. Make your reservation by calling the synagogue office at (317) 253-3441.

Sunday, January 21, 12:15 – 1:30 p.m.
Reflect with Rabbi Shelley Goldman on your own experiences with and ideas about the modern State of Israel. Practice speaking your truth and hearing others as they speak theirs. Lunch provided for $5.00. R.S.V.P. to jhodes {at} bez613(.)org or (317) 253-3441.

Saturday, January 20, 9:30 – 10:15 a.m.
Join us for a special service for newborns through age 3 and their parents, grandparents, and siblings! There will be singing, movement, and rhythm with Rabbi Shelley Goldman and Juliette Nehring.

Saturday, January 27 at 10:00 a.m.
Members of Torah on Tap, our 20s and 30s group, will participate in this Shabbat morning service. If you would like to join us, please contact Rabbi Shelley at sgoldman {at} bez613(.)org by Friday, January 12. Walk-ins are also welcome!

Friday, January 26 @ 6:00 p.m.
The “Shabbat of Song” recalls the triumph of freedom as our ancestors rejoiced in song after the Exodus. Featuring Kol Zimra, Beth-El Zedeck’s adult choir, directed by Cantor Melissa.

Beginning in the fall of 2018, Congregation Beth-El Zedeck will provide Hebrew education for our youth, from elementary through the post Bar/Bat Mitzvah years. The Hebrew Education Coordinator will be responsible for the development as well as the day-to-day operations of the Hebrew Education program, working in consultation with the Rabbis, Cantor, and Education Director. Click “Read More” and then Hebrew Education Coordinator for the full job description.

Sponsored by the Sisterhood of Congregation Beth-El Zedeck, Parent/Toddler Havurah is now in its 17th year! The Havurah has been designed to introduce
young children and their parents to Jewish holidays and themes, to assist with the creation of a strong Jewish identity, and to give families in the Indianapolis area a chance to meet and form friendships. This program is designed for families with children from the age of one through Pre-K, though all are welcome! This is a parent-participation class, so please plan to have at least one parent, grandparent, or adult with your child. The next Parent/Toddler Havurah is Sunday, January 21.

A contemplative and musical Healing Service will be Wednesday, January 17 at 5:45 p.m. in the Alpert-Solotken Library at Congregation Beth-El Zedeck.  Whether you’re there to attend an evening minyan, enjoy the chanting, say Kaddish for a loved one, or wish healing for others and yourself, you’re welcome!  Please RSVP to Rabbi Shelley Goldman at sgoldman {at} bez613(.)org.

Tour d’Torah is on hiatus until Saturday, January 13, 2018.

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.