October 3, 2017 Rabbi Dennis C. Sasso We gather as a community of concerned citizens and people of faith to express our grief at the recent mass killing tragedy in Las Vegas.  We offer our sympathies to the families of the victims, our sorrow over the senseless loss of life and our prayers for the healing and recovery of the hundreds wounded. The wounds are not only physical; they go to the very core of our hearts and souls. When tragedies of this nature occur, the tendency is to blame the incident on the mental health and emotional instability of the culprit.  Treating... [Read more]

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... [Read more]

Sunday, October 29 at 1:00 p.m. in the Sasso-Eisenberg Youth Lounge Cheer on the Colts and enjoy the game, delicious chili, and the company of friends. The cost is $5 for Men’s Club members and $8 for non-Men’s Club members.  Read More →

Wednesday, November 8 at 7:00 p.m. in the Simon Sanctuary How do we recapture and revive civil discourse in an age of contentious antagonism and polarization? Participants include former Indiana congressperson Lee Hamilton, Rabbi Sandy E. Sasso, former Indianapolis mayor Bart Peterson, Adrianne Slash, Sheila S. Kennedy, Sherry Queener, and Indy Pulse. Click here for more information. Presented by The Alan and Linda Cohen Center for Jewish Learning and Living at Congregation Beth-El Zedeck, The Senior Academy of IUPUI, Women4Change Indiana, and Indy Pulse as part of the... [Read more]

Thursday, October 26 at 7:00 p.m. in the JCC Laikin Auditorium Mickey Maurer reprises the Emmy Award-winning Mickey’s Corner with special guest Mayor Joe Hogsett. Tickets are $10 and available at http://jccindy.org/community/festival-books-arts/ or the JCC. Sponsored by The Alan and Linda Cohen Center for Jewish Learning and Living at Congregation Beth-El Zedeck  Read More →