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Mazal Tov: to David and Tanya Fischer on the Bar Mitzvah of their son, Ephraim. Mazal Tov to Ephraim’s siblings and to Ephraim’s grandparents, Rabbi Josef and Barbara Fischer of Monsey, NY and to all the family and friends who are here to help the Fischer family celebrate this simcha.

Thank You: to David and Tanya Fischer for sponsoring this week's Kiddush in honor of Ephraim’s bar mitzvah.

Thank you: to David and Tanya Fischer for sponsoring this week’s Seudah Shlisheit in honor of Ephraim’s bar mitzvah.

Bnei Akiva Snif: this Shabbat, December 7th, Snif will be held from 4:00pm-5:00pm at Beth El. Snif is open to all 2nd-6th graders.

Thank you: To all CSS members who are volunteering their time to protect our Shul this Shabbat.

Bnei Akiva Cinema Club: All middle schoolers are invited to join Bnei Akiva for Cinema Club #2, Sunday, December 8, 2019 from 6-8pm at Beth El.

Bnei Akiva Teen Sushi Night: All teens are invited to a sushi night with Bnei Akiva, Sunday, December 8, 2019 from 8:30-9:30pm at Beth El.

Semichat Chaver: The Semichat Chaver program will continue this Tuesday at 8:00pm in the shul library. We are learning Hilchot Shabbat this semester. For more information please contact Rabbi Segal at

Father/Son Learning: This popular program, co-sponsored by Congregation Beth El-Atereth Israel and Boston Kollel, for fathers and sons in grades 1 -8, will take place this Motzei Shabbat, from 6:30-7:30pm. This week, Father Son Learning will take place downstairs in the youth room. Rabbi Segal will lead the middle school learning (6th, 7th and 8th grades) with weekly sports jerseys and a grand raffle at the end of the program in February for Celtics tickets. Thank you to Barbara and Arnie Andler for the Celtics tickets. Thank you to Abe and Frannie Weinograd for donating the sports jerseys.

Mother/Daughter Learning: This popular program, co-sponsored by Congregation Beth El-Atereth Israel and Boston Kollel, for mothers and daughters in grades 1 -8, will begin again this Sunday morning December 7th from 10:30am-12:00pm. Ellie Riesel will be leading the middle school learning (5th-8th grades) and will explore select biblical narratives that focus on exemplary women in Tanach. Rabbi Segal will present to the group as well.

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

New Beth El Shiur for Women: Join Mrs. Ellie Riesel for a six week series on “Wicked Women in Tanach.” Learn about some of the Torah’s most prominent female villains and what we can learn from them. Starting Sunday, December 8th at 8:30pm in the Beth El library. Please see back for more details.

Beth El Pre-Chanukah Get Together: Please join us on Saturday night, December 21, 2019 for a pre-Chanukah get together at the Dalezman’s home featuring a Mexican Chanukah with margaritas, tacos and latkes as well as an AIPAC Israel briefing. Please see back for more information.

Join JFCS Family Table: Please consider volunteering in the rewarding experience of packing and distributing groceries for those in need on behalf of JFCS Family Table. The scheduled upcoming Sundays are December 15, 2020, January 26, 2020 and February 23, 2020. Contact Cheryl Levin or Lisa Katz for more information and to schedule. Additionally, Congregation Beth El has a commitment to providing 80 cans of salmon per month to Family Table for distribution. If you would like to donate money to this project please contact the office.