Holiday Celebrations

We had a WICKED time at 5777/2017 Purim!

Adult Purim: The Great Hamantash vs. Latke Debate and Cook-Off

Wednesday, February 28 at 7:00 p.m.

Join us for—

1st—a raucous Megillah rendition, abbreviated & exaggerated!

2nd—the Great Hamantash vs. Latke Debate: Shari Rudavsky & Jerry Wise match outlandish wits, with Alan Goldstein trying to moderate!  Find out which food will sustain the Jewish People in the centuries to come!

3rd—the Great Hamantash vs. Latke Cook-Off! Enter for a chance to win prizes & bragging rights!

Beth-El Zedeck will supply wine, beer, and desserts.

Mishloach Manot: In keeping with the spirit of the holiday, please bring a non-perishable food item for Popsie’s Pantry.

RSVP to Jennifer Hodes:  jhodes {at} bez613(.)org

Click Adult Purim 2018 for more event information and your entry form for the cook-off!

Harry Potter and the Megillah of Secrets
Purim Shpiel & Carnival

Sunday, March 4 @ 9:30 a.m.
Join all your favorite characters from Hogwarts! After the Megillah reading, enjoy food, games, and prizes at our Purim Carnival. Carnival wristbands are $5 for ages 1-4 and $10 for ages 5 and up. (No family admission to exceed $25.) Food is available at a nominal price provided by Men’s Club.



Saturday, May 19 @ 6:00 p.m.
Celebrate with our 10th graders and their families as they confirm their commitment to Judaism in a beautiful service that includes an original Cantata.

Adult Bar/Bat Mitzvah
Sunday, May 20 @ 10:00 a.m.
Our current adult Bar/Bat Mitzvah class will be called to the Torah as we celebrate the giving of the Torah on Mt. Sinai.