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		                            <span class="slider_description">We hope you will join us for the High Holidays at Beth Jacob Synagogue. This year we will be offering services in person and simultaneously on Zoom.</span>
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		                            <span class="slider_description">Whether you are looking for an adult learning program, a family gathering or a Shabbat service- you can find it on our calendar!</span>
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		                            <span class="slider_description">Enroll now for Olam Chesed Hebrew School or the Monthly Sunday Program starting in September!</span>
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		                            <span class="slider_description">We are happy to announce the formation of our Care Committee which aims to provide spiritual, social, emotional, and material support to members of our synagogue and community through the use of  volunteers and local resources.</span>
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Welcome to Beth Jacob Synagogue

An independent congregation in Vermont's capital city.

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Deepen knowledge of Jewish heritage, culture and language in adult, youth and family programs.

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Gather for social activities and participate in community service and social action.

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Pray

Come to Shabbat and holiday services that offer opportunities for worship in a variety of styles.

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Community

Beth Jacob Synagogue is an inclusive, community-led congregation fulfilling the spiritual, educational and social needs of its members by nurturing a range of religious practices and traditions, Jewish values, and Tikkun Olam.

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TuesdayTue, 27 SepSeptember, 2022

Second Day Rosh Hashanah Morning Service (in person and zoom)

Tuesday, Sep 27th 9:00a to 12:30pJoin us at Beth Jacob Synagogue for our Second Day Rosh Hashanah Morning service led by Rabbi Rena Blumenthal. The service will include the Torah service, Shofar service and Musaf. The service will be available to attend in person or by Zoom. Masks will be required for in person attendance.

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WednesdayWed, 28 SepSeptember, 2022

Advanced Beginner Yiddish (Zoom)

Wednesday, Sep 28th 6:00p to 7:00pAdvanced Beginners are invited to join Randi Hacker to learn some Yiddish!

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ThursdayThu, 29 SepSeptember, 2022

Meditation (in person)

Thursday, Sep 29th 3:00p to 4:00pPlease join us as we sing a short song from the Psalms, sit for twenty minutes, walk for ten minutes, then sing another Hebrew song. Sometimes a brief discussion follows. Words to songs are supplied in Hebrew and transliteration. All are welcomed whatever your experience may be. We do not offer instructions or guided meditations.

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SundaySun, 2 OctOctober, 2022

Intermediate Yiddish/Leyenkrayz (zoom)

Sunday, Oct 2nd 7:00p to 8:00pJoin Randi Hacker for a fun combination of Yiddish learning and Leyenkrayz (reading circle). Intermediate skill building from 7-7:30pm followed by Leyenkrayz starting at 7:30pm.

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SundaySun, 9 OctOctober, 2022

Monthly Sunday Program- Decorate the Sukkah! (in person, outside)

Sunday, Oct 9th 10:00a to 11:30aJoin our education director Beth Liberman to decorate the sukkah with some fun crafts! We will be simultaneously building the Sukkah with parents' help- so come and join and be a part of helping raise and decorate the BJ Sukkah on this special day!

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TuesdayTue, 27 SepSeptember, 2022

Second Day Rosh Hashanah Morning Service (in person and zoom)

Tuesday, Sep 27th 9:00a to 12:30pJoin us at Beth Jacob Synagogue for our Second Day Rosh Hashanah Morning service led by Rabbi Rena Blumenthal. The service will include the Torah service, Shofar service and Musaf. The service will be available to attend in person or by Zoom. Masks will be required for in person attendance.

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TuesdayTue, 4 OctOctober, 2022

Yom Kippur Kol Nidre Service (in person and zoom)

Tuesday, Oct 4th 6:15p to 8:00pJoin us at Beth Jacob Synagogue for our Kol Nidre service led by Rabbi Rena Blumenthal. The service will be available to attend in person or by Zoom. Masks will be required for in person attendance.

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WednesdayWed, 5 OctOctober, 2022

Yom Kippur Morning Service (in person and zoom)

Wednesday, Oct 5th 9:00a to 12:00pJoin us at Beth Jacob Synagogue for our Yom Kippur morning service led by Rabbi Rena Blumenthal. This service will include Shacharit, Torah Service, Yizkor (10:45am estimated start) and Musaf. The service will be available to attend in person or by Zoom. Masks will be required for in person attendance.

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WednesdayWed, 5 OctOctober, 2022

"The Thirteen Divine Attributes" Text Study (in person)

Wednesday, Oct 5th 3:30p to 4:30pJoin Yona Shahar for a text study of "The Thirteen Divine Attributes" by Sarah Yehudit Schneider.

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