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Welcome to Beth Jacob Synagogue

An independent congregation in Vermont's capital city.

Learn

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

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Engage

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, 22 JunJune, 2021

Crossword 101 (Zoom)

Tuesday, Jun 22nd 11:00a to 12:00pJoin us for a weekly opportunity to chat and do a NYT's crossword puzzle together on Zoom.

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WednesdayWed, 23 JunJune, 2021

Yiddish for Beginners יִייִדיש פֿאַר אָנהײבערס

Wednesday, Jun 23rd 5:00p to 6:00pThis is a continuation of the last 6-week series for beginners but everyone is welcome.

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ThursdayThu, 24 JunJune, 2021

Meditation (in person)

Thursday, Jun 24th 4:00p to 5:00pJoin 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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FridayFri, 25 JunJune, 2021

Mah Jongg Group (in person)

Friday, Jun 25th 2:00p to 3:00pMah Jongg is back! Join in on the fun with this beloved tile-based game.

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SaturdaySat, 10 JulJuly, 2021

Beach Day at Waterbury Reservoir

Shabbat, Jul 10th 10:00a to 2:00pBJ families! Come join the Olam Chesed* beach day at Waterbury Reservoir. Families from all of JCOGS's education programs are getting together for a day of summer fun with Rabbi David and Beth! You bring the beach toys, we'll bring lunch. Entrance fees covered by JCOGS. Please register at jcogs.org so we know how many people to prepare for (indicate total number of family members). *A world of loving kindness

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FridayFri, 25 JunJune, 2021

Kabbalat Shabbat Service (in person and zoom)

Friday, Jun 25th 7:00p to 8:00pJoin leader Phyllis Rubenstein to welcome Shabbat with a Kabbalat Shabbat service. This service will be held outdoors at Beth Jacob Synagogue and also streamed on zoom. If there is bad weather the service will move inside.

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FridayFri, 9 JulJuly, 2021

Kabbalat Shabbat Service (in person and zoom)

Friday, Jul 9th 7:00p to 8:00pJoin leader Jessica Ettinger to welcome Shabbat with a Kabbalat Shabbat service. This service will take place outdoors at Beth Jacob Synagogue and there will also be an option to join by Zoom.

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FridayFri, 16 JulJuly, 2021

Secular Humanist Service (Zoom)

Friday, Jul 16th 7:00p to 8:00pJoin leader Matt Levin to welcome Shabbat with a Secular Humanist service. This participatory service in English embraces a human-centered philosophy that combines the celebration of Jewish culture, values, traditions, and identity with an adherence to humanistic values and ideas.

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SaturdaySat, 28 MayMay, 2022

Bat Mitzvah of Evan Hare

Shabbat, May 28th 10:00a to 12:00pThe Beth Jacob community is invited to a Shabbat morning service to celebrate as Evan Hare is called to the Torah as a Bat Mitzvah.

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Tue, June 22 2021 12 Tammuz 5781