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Welcome: We are excited to welcome the following new members that have recently joined our shul. They are wonderful additions to our community and we look forward to sharing many years with them as part of our shul family: Mikhail Gurevich, Leah Jacobson and Ben, Alla and Alex Kesler and Adi, Avia and Avital Liat Mila, and Larry and Sande Young.

Guest Speaker this Shabbat Afternoon: Mrs. Ellie Riesel, who together with her family joined our community this past summer and is the Director of Upper School Student Life and a Tanach teacher at Maimonides School , will be giving a shiur this Shabbat afternoon on “Avraham, Sarah and Hagar - Echoes of a Complicated Relationship in Modern Times ” at 4:45pm.

Condolences: to Randal and Gail Kaufman on the sudden and tragic loss of their son-in-law, Ephraim Carmel of Israel. Efraim was also the nephew of our cherished members, Sherri and Judah Cohen. May Hashem console the entire family among those that mourn for Zion and Jerusalem .

Here come the Animals: In honor of Parshas Noach, there will be a live educational show at Beth El this Sunday, October 14th from 12:00-1:00 pm. Weather permitting, the zoo will be held outside in the parking lot. In case of rain, it will be held in the basement youth room. The cost is $5 per person or $25 maximum per family. Please see back for more information.

Mother Daughter Learning: This popular program, co-sponsored by Beth El-and Boston Kollel will begin tomorrow, Sunday, October 14th for girls grades 1- 8. From 10:30am-12:00pm, mothers and daughters will study together age appropriate source material followed by workshops and discussion for grades 1-4 led by Tzippy Bane and interactive discussion for grades 5 - 8 led by Rabbi Gershon Segal. There will be raffles and prizes for all age groups. Please see back for more information.

Beit Midrash and Rabbi Segal’s Shiur: The Beit Midrash program and Rabbi Segal’s weekly Talmud shiur will resume this Tuesday at 8:00pm & 8:30pm respectively.

Thursday Morning Class: Rabbi Segal’s Thursday morning class will resume this Thursday at 11:00am in the library. The class will cover various topics on the Parashat Hashavua.

Hospitality for our New Shlichot: welcome to our new shlichot, Tamar Drori and Reut Kadmon. To host Tamar and Reut for a Shabbat or Yom Tov meal, please sign up at

Lost & Found: There is currently a Lost & Found section in the Ward Street Coatroom. Please look through the items to see if anything is yours. We will have the Lost & Found area out until October 24th, after which all items will be donated.

Israel Bonds Event: Join Israel Bonds Boston for an evening with Francine Klagsbrun, author of “Lioness: Golda Meir and the Nation of Israel” on Monday, October 29 at Congregation Beth El-Atereth Israel. Pre-event reception for registrants with advanced Israel Bond investment from 7-8pm. Presentation from Fancine Klagsbrun will be from 8-9pm. Advanced registration is required. For more information, contact Josh Tolub at or (857) 243-6327.

JINSA Event: Join the Jewish Institute for National Security of America (JINSA) for an exciting presentation and discussion featuring Col. Marc Warren, USA (Ret.) and LTG. Michael Tucker, USA (Ret.) entitled “Israel’s Next Lebanon War: Operational and Legal Challenges” at Congregation Beth El-Atereth Israel on Tuesday, October 30th at 7:30pm. RSVP to Ethan Pupkin at (202)667-3900 or