All Parent’s Meeting

All Parents Meeting (Virtual): Sunday, January 21

To serve the needs of the growing number of young families in our community, all parents and guardians of Jewish youth are invited to join us for a virtual meeting Sunday, January 21st at 7pm.

We will talk about what children’s programming has been offered in past, what families would like to see this year, and how we’d like to go forward as a group. 

If you are interested in Jewish children’s education, please add your name here and we will send you the link.

Bubie’s Tapes

Bubie’s Tapes – Get Your Tickets Now

The Theatre On King  (171 King St, Peterborough) presents Bubie’s Tapes, January 17 – 21. Local playwright Jon Hedderwick’s theatrical account of personal experiences, family experiences from the Russian Revolution, through the Holocaust and beyond, as told by his Bubie Sarah in cassette tape recordings she left behind, revealing much about the history and ongoing impacts of antisemitism in Canada and around the world. This is a small space; book early to avoid disappointment. Tickets are Pay What You Can, available here.

Beth Israel News Prize

How do I get a Beth Israel News Prize?

To be eligible for a Prize, all you need to do is submit something to the Beth Israel News. For Editorial Guidelines on what we do (and don’t) publish, click here. Your item can be big or small, one time or every week; it can be notice of a typo, words of thanks, or beyond. Every time someone sends in a contribution, their name is entered to win. Once a month (or so), we will draw a name at random, and pick a – perhaps equally random prize.  

Film Circle Launches

BIC Film Circle Launches with Yentl  Cinema Icons

The Beth Israel Film Circle will launch a winter series with Barbra Streisand’s 1983 Classic American romantic musical drama, Yentl. If you haven’t seen it, it’s a must. And if you have, join us for some community connection, popcorn and drinks. Suggested donation $5-$10.   To find out when and where please contact:

Ritual Committee SEEKS YOUR INPUT

Ritual Committee Request 

The Beth Israel Ritual Committee would like to know what religious services (that involve some davening and/or ritual), if any, YOU would you are interested in. Thank you to the many people who have already responded. To add your two cents, please click here to complete yours by Friday Dec 1 at sundown.