Weekly Eblast

UPCOMING EVENTS

 

Thursday, May 24, 2018

Congregation Beth Shalom

7:30am: Morning Minyan at CBS.

7:30pm: Shiva Minyan to remember congregant, Rabbi Ellen Benhardt’s brother, Herschel Gordon, z”l, at the home of Ellen and Steven Bernhardt, 614 Kilburn Rd., Tavistock, Wilmington 19803.

 

KABBALAT MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND SHABBAT

Friday, May 25, 2018 @6:30pm (6pm Happy Hour)

Congregation Beth Shalom

We invite service men and women, and veterans to come in uniform tonight and/ or bring a photo of what you looked like in uniform. I ask that everyone else please come in red, white and blue. We will honor all veterans and those currently in service during tephilah tonight.  Marv Cytron will share his stories stationed in Alaska during the Cold War, and being a member of Nome, Alaska’s most northern US congregation, “The Frozen Chosen.”

 

Saturday, May 26, 2018

Congregation Beth Shalom

9:30am: We continue Shabbat services. I will be the darshan exploring parshat Naso, my bar mitzvah portion, and explore Women and Trust: From Sotah Women to Samson’s Mother.

9:00pm: Shiva Minyan for Herschel Gordon, z”l, and Havdalah at the Bernhardt residence.

 

Sunday, May 27, 2018

Congregation Beth Shalom

9:00am: Morning Minyan. NOTE: with Hebrew School having just completed, we will need extra help getting a minyan.

7:30pm: Shiva Minyan for Herschel Gordon, z”l, at the Bernhardt residence.

 

MEMORIAL DAY MORNING MINYAN

Monday, May 28, 2018

Congregation Beth Shalom

9:00am: Please note the special time. There will be no 7:30am Morning Minyan. We will include special readings to honor our fellow Americans and particularly past members of Congregation Beth Shalom, who made the ultimate sacrifice in the service of our country.

7:30pm: Shiva Minyan for Herschel Gordon, z”l, at the Bernhardt residence.

 

Tuesday, May 29, 2018

Congregation Beth Shalom

7:30am: Morning Minyan resumes at its normal time.

7:30pm: Shiva Minyan for Herschel Gordon, z”l, at the Bernhardt residence.

 

SHABBAT UNDER THE STARS/ FIRST FRIDAY FAMILY SHABBAT

Friday, June 1, 2018

BYO Dairy/ Parve Dinner- 5:30pm

Service- 6:30pm

Siegel JCC Picnic Area: 101 Garden of Eden Road, Wilmington, 19803

Our first Shabbat Under the Stars of the season will be held Friday night, June 1st, 6:30pm at the Siegel JCC picnic grounds. We will begin with a veggie/dairy potluck dinner at 5:30pm. CBS will provide candles, grape juice for Kiddush, and challah. You are welcome to take a dip in the JCC pool prior to services and come dressed informally.  There will be guitar music and often our klezmer band, the Chai Notes, accompany these service. Remember to bring friends with you. SAVE THE DATE: Shabbat Under the Stars- July 6th, August 3rd and September 7th. Remember to bring friends with you.

 

SHALOM CORPS SHABBAT

Saturday, June 2, 2018 @ 9:30AM

Congregation Beth Shalom

Please join us as we celebrate another successful year. We look forward to honoring all Shalom Corps students, instructors and parents.

 

SISTERHOOD: Walk & Wine with the Sisters

Thursday, June 7, 2018

Walk around the Riverfront- 6:15PM

Dinner at Iron Hill Brewery- 7PM

Meet in front of Iron Hill Brewery at the Riverfront.

 

CBS CO-ED BOOK CLUB

Sunday, June 10, 2018 @10AM

The Finkler Question by Howard Jacobson

Congregation Beth Shalom Library

Join the Book Club following Minyan for this lively discussion:  On Sunday, June 10th, 10am:  “The Finkler Question," by Howard Jacobson.  SAVE THE DATE: On Sunday, July 29th, 10am: "The Lost Wife," by Alyson Richman.

 

MEN'S CLUB CONCESSION STAND FUNDRAISER

Sunday, June 10, 2018 @11AM

Blue Rocks Frawley Stadium

Volunteers needed for CBS Men's Club Concession Stand fundraiser at Blue Rocks Frawley Stadium. No concession stand experience or Men's Club membership necessary. If interested in helping out, contact David  Fructman, dfruchtman@gmail.com or CLICK HERE to sign up online.

 

96TH ANNUAL MEETING

Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Kosher Dinner- 5:30pm

Annual Meeting- 7:00pm

Please join us for the CBS 96th Annual Meeting. VAAD Kosher dinner catered by Shalom Pizza. Reservation required for dinner. $18 per person. Checks only. RSVP to Pam at the CBS Main Office, no later than, May 31, 2018. Reservations are not required (although always appreciated) for the Annual Meeting. See flier for more information regarding dinner. 

There is no fee to attend the Annual Meeting. We would love to have you with us to vote in and install our new board.

 

CBS DINES OUT

Wednesday, June 20, 2018 @5PM

Brandywine Brewing Company

4019 Kennett Pike, Greenville, DE 19807

This month bring the entire family to BBC in Greenville for a nice dinner and some cocktails in their beautiful dining room (or if it’s a nice day outside on their patio) anytime between 5-11. Put CBS on your tab and BBC will donate 10% to CBS. Bring your friends and join in the fun. Men's Club membership or Jewish affiliation not required.

 

CAMPING WITH SISTERHOOD

If interested, contact Laurie Hazen at thehazenfamily@yahoo.com.

Program Fliers

Volunteer Opportunities

 

6/10/2018- Volunteers needed for CBS Men's Club Concession Stand fundraiser at Blue Rocks Frawley Stadium. 25 volunteers aged 16 and up are needed for this fun fundraiser, manning both concession stands at Frawley StadiumNo concession stand experience or Men's Club membership necessary. If interested in helping out, contact David  Fructman, dfruchtman@gmail.com or CLICK HERE to sign up online.

Volunteers are needed to mentor students in grades K-8 in City of Wilmington Schools. For more information, contact Sharon Rosengarten at (302) 235-2319, or by emailing, rosengartend@comcast.net.