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Temple B’nai Torah is a diverse caring congregation that embraces a progressive and inclusive vision of Reform Judaism through worship, study of Torah and righteous deeds. We are creating a multi-generational home in our region by staying connected to our roots, as well as offering spiritual enrichment, Jewish education and community engagement.

 

Services Schedule

Wednesday, May 8
 Yom HaZikaron (Memorial Day)
 

7:15pm

 Adult Ed: Beginning Hebrew (101/103)
 
Thursday, May 9
 Yom HaAtzmaut (Independence Day)
 
Friday, May 10

8:00pm

 Shabbat Service/7th Grade Moving Up
 
Saturday, May 11

9:30am

 Torah Study (K/L)
 

10:30am

Shabbat Service (2) B/M Demmers & Kleiner
 
Monday, May 13
12:00pm
 Torah Study (K/L)
 
Friday, May 17
6:30pm
 Kabbalat Service
 
Saturday, May 18
9:30am
 Torah Study (K/L)
 
Monday, May 20
12:00pm
 Torah Study (K/L)
 
Wednesday, May 22
7:15pm
 Beginning Hebrew (101/103)
 
Thursday, May 23
 Lag B’Omer
 
Friday, May 24
8:00pm
 Shabbat Service with Chai Club & Circle of Friends
 
Wednesday, May 29
7:15pm
 Beginning Hebrew (101/103)
 
Friday, May 31
8:00pm
 Shabbat/Volunteer Service
 
Saturday, June 1
9:30am
 Torah Study (K/L)
 
10:30am
 Shabbat Service (2) B/M Bodzin & Spar
 
Sunday, June 2
 Yom Yerushalayim (Jerusalem Day)

 

It’s Almost Here!!!

The Social Action/Social Justice

Committee of TBT presents:

MITZVAH DAY

SUNDAY MAY 19, 2019

Mitzvah Day provides opportunities for congregants of ALL AGES to participate in a day of caring and service. Activities designed and supervised by The Social Action/Social Justice Committee, Sisterhood, PTA, Brotherhood/Men’s Club, Chai Club, Circle of Friends and others!

Schedule of Events:

9:15 a.m.: Bagel Breakfast and Speakers 

 10:00 a.m. -12:00 p.m.: On Site Activities

Afternoon Off-Site Activities (times vary, see below)

On-site Activities

No-Sew Fleece Blankets – Create beautiful, cozy blankets to be donated to clients of Bethany House

“To Go” Bags – Decorate paper lunch bags and pack with snacks to disperse to the clients of the INN                             

Dog Toys – make simple animal toys for the Town of Hempstead Animal Shelter

Book Swap/Book Marks – Donate books, take a book and decorate a bookmark for The Book Fairies                                                              

Bags of Cheer/Greetings Cards for home bound seniors of Family and Children’s Services

Letters of Gratitude – Write letters of thanks and support to our military service members.

Grocery Sorting – Organize and box donated non-perishable foods to be distributed for Island Harvest

Advocacy Table –Learn about organizations that help to raise awareness, educate, and advocate for social justice issues of importance to the Jewish community.

Dinner Prep for Bethany House (at TBT)) – 1:30-3:30 (prior sign-up needed)

Car Wash – All proceeds will be donated to St. Jude’s Mother and Child Ministry

Volunteer Fair – Meet representatives from local organizations and learn about volunteer opportunities.

Off-Site Activities

(Prior Registration Needed)

South Shore Estuary Reserve Beach Clean Up – Learn about the threats to our waterways and do your part to keep the garbage from harming marine life. Open to all ages – children must be accompanied by adult. 1:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m. Location to be determined.

Garden at St. Francis – Learn about this garden and how it provides fresh produce to our local food pantries and others in need. Put on a pair of gardening gloves and be part of this amazing effort. 1:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. Open to all ages

Ronald McDonald House Dinner Prep – Prepare a Meal at RMDH in New Hyde Park for families of hospitalized children. (limited to 12 volunteers, ages 16+) Reserve your spot soon! 4:00- 6:00 p.m.

Bethany House Dinner – Deliver and serve dinner at Bethany House for resident families. (limited to 5 volunteers, ages 16+) Reserve your spot soon! 5:30-7:30 p.m.

TBT’s theater company will perform a review of Beauty and the Beast for the residents of Fulton Commons Care Center (open to show actors only) 2:00 – 3:00 p.m.

To Sign up for Off-Site Activities or if you have questions contact: Rona at: ronakauffman@yahoo.com

Mitzvah T-Shirts will be for sale prior to Mitzvah Day

     MITZVOT: IT’S WHAT WE DO!

Check the Voice, flyers and scroll for details

Our Adult Community

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Sisterhood

Tuesday, May 7

6:45pm

 Sisterhood Exec. Board Meeting (Y/L)
 
7:30pm
Sisterhood Board Meeting (Y/L)
 
Monday, May 13
7:00pm
 Sisterhood Program (K/L)
 
Tuesday, May 14
6:00pm
 Penny Social basket assembly (Y/L)
 
Tuesday, May 21
7:00pm
 Sisterhood End of Year Dinner (S/H-K/L)
 
Wednesday, May 22
3:00pm
 Sisterhood Penny Social set-up (S/H)
 
6:30pm
 Sisterhood Penny Social (S/H)
 
Click HERE for additional info
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Brotherhood

Tuesday, May 7

7:30pm

 Brotherhood Board Meeting (K/L)
 
Tuesday, May 14
7:00pm
 Brotherhood Dinner Meeting (K/L)
 
Tuesday, June 4
7:30pm
 Brotherhood Smokin’ Als Dinner (Away)
 
Wednesday, June 19
6:30pm
 Brotherhood/Sisterhood Dinner (Away)
 
Click HERE for additional info

 

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Chai Club

 
Monday, May 20
7:30pm
 Chai Club Program (S/H)
 
Monday, June 3
7:00pm
 Chai Club Board Feast (Away)
 
Monday, June 24
7:30pm
 Chai Club Program (S/H)
 

Click HERE for additional info

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Circle of Friends

 
Saturday, May 18

6:30pm

 Circle of Friends Escape Room/Dinner (Away)
 
Sunday, June 2
5:00pm
 Circle of Friends Mini Golf/Dinner (Away)
 
Sunday, June 23
9:00am
 Circle of Friends Board Meeting (Away)
 
Click HERE for additional info

 

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PTA

 
Sunday, May 5
10:00am
 PTA Meeting (104)
 
11:30am
 PTA Teacher Luncheon (101/103)
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Tuesday, May 7
7:00pm
 Religious Ed Meeting (104)
 
Tuesday, May 14
7:30pm
 Ritual Committee Meeting (104)
 
Monday, May 20
9:30am
 Book Club (K/L)
 
Tuesday, May 28
7:30pm
 IGC Meeting (K/L)
 
Monday, June 10
7:00pm
 House & Maintenance Meeting (K/L)
 
7:30pm
 Social Action/Justice Com. Mtg (104)
 
Monday, June 17
9:30am
 Book Club (K/L)
 
Tuesday, June 25
7:30pm
 IGC Meeting/Lite Supper (K/L)
 
 
 

Our Youth Community

BNTY Jr

BNTY Jr is the TBT youth group

for grades 7 – 8 in  Y/L

Mon,  5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

BNTY Sr

BNTY Sr is the TBT youth group

for grades 9 – 12 in Y/L

Mon,  8:15 pm – 9:45 pm

MNTY

MNTY, our newest group,

is the TBT  youth group 

for grade 5 – 6

Sun, following Religious School (1/mo)

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Fundraising

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Bingo

Come on down!

Every Wednesday at 10:30 am

Every Thursday at 7:15 pm

Have fun!  Win money!!

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Click HERE for info on

Food Certificate Program

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Amazon

You can help Temple B’nai Torah raise funds just by clicking HERE to place any orders on Amazon.com. (You will see smile.amazon.com/ch/11-6002996 and Amazon donates to Temple B’nai Torah.) The temple earns commission. It doesn’t cost you an extra penny.

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A Grove of Trees Grows in Wantagh

This is a beautiful way to honor your family and friends – a new baby, a new Bar/Bat Mitzvah, a wedding, any special event or person.

Click HERE for donation info.

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The Judy Lichtenstein Judaica Shop

operated by volunteers from the Sisterhood of Temple B’nai Torah, is open on Sunday mornings from 9AM to 11:30AM …

Click HERE for additional info.

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