Beth Jacob's Weekly Beat
June 29, 2019
PARSHAT SHLACH
FRIDAY, JUNE 28 – SATURDAY, JUNE 29
Candle Lighting | 8:17 PM
Kabbalat Shabbat Mincha/Maariv | 6:45 PM
Shacharit | 9:00 AM
Latest time for Shema | 9:30 AM
Mincha/3rd Meal/Maariv | 8:05 PM
End of Shabbat (Havdala) | 9:23 PM
Rosh Chodesh Tammuz: Wednesday, July 3 and Thursday, July 4 are Rosh Chodesh Tammuz. We will recite the Hallel together in Shul on both days, and please remember to include Yaaleh V’Yavo in your private Amida and Birkat Hamazon.

* Shacharit will start at 8:00 AM on Thursday, July 4
Mincha/Maariv Shiva services will take place at Eve Gordon Ramek’s home, 605 Watchwood Rd, Orinda at 7:30 PM on Sunday, June 30.
Please Note: Rabbi Albert will be out of the office until July 12. For emergency matters please email Rabbi Albert at rabbialbert@bethjacoboakland.org . (Please include in the subject TIME-SENSITIVE.)
This week’s Kiddush is a cookie Kiddush sponsored by BJC.
Kiddush will be in the Downstairs Social Hall.
Events and Classes
Shabbat Morning Parsha Intro by Todd Wilkof
Shabbat Morning Drasha will be given by Rabbi Howard Jacoby Ruben.
Seudah Shlishit: Shabbat, June 29 Seudah Shlishit shiur will be given by Ari Rosenthal who just returned from his first year of Torah learning at Yeshivat Har Etzion.  Ari’s topic will be: “ Strings and Kings: Halachic Analysis of the Role of Tzitzit in our Avodat Hashem.”
Sunday Morning Breakfast & Tefillah Talks in Memory of Henry Ramek: Breakfast & Tefillah Talks is canceled for June 30 and July 7. Class will resume on Sunday, July 14.
Lunchtime Talmud: Class is on summer hiatus.
Limmud Bay Area June 28-30: Join us for Limmud Bay Area, an all-inclusive weekend learning retreat in Sonoma, with 300 participants, 60 sessions, food, music, and dance--and camp for kids, who can come for free. For more info, contact Mila Wichter, Shelley Zak, Alex Hart, or Hank Hanig, who are just a few of the volunteers who create this immersive Jewish experience. View program and register at http://limmudbayarea.org/program. BJC discount code: BETHJACOB.  
Announcements
Upstairs Social Hall: It’s happening! The renovation has begun! Kiddushes this summer will be held downstairs. We look forward to celebrating with you in our new spruced-up social hall later this summer!
BJC Youth: Tots - 5th grade
B’nei J: Groups will take place in the second Gan classroom on the right while the upstairs social hall is being renovated. B'nai J Tots will stay in the first room on the left. We are looking for some parent volunteers to help out in the summer during groups. Please contact chani.naiman@gmail.com if interested.
Monthly Shabbat Open Table: 
Anyone and everyone (including children) are invited to a Shabbat dinner hosted by Kirsten Barrere on July 5, 2019. There is a maximum of eleven seats. Please RSVP by July 3.  
Beth Jacob Congregation, 3778 Park Blvd, Oakland, CA 94610