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Please note that events and news for Chailites should be submitted to chailites@templebnaichaim.org by Sunday at 4:00 pm to appear on Wednesday.
(Dates and times are also on the TBC website calendar.)   
  • Friday, June 1, 6:00 pm: Preneg
  • Friday, June 1, 6:30 pm: Family Shabbat Services
  • Saturday, June 2, 9:00 am: Bar Mitzvah of Drew Averick. Send a Chai greeting card to Drew to wish him mazel tov on his bar mitzvah!
  • Saturday, June 2, 9:30 am: Torah Study
  • Saturday, June 2, 11:15 am: Bar Mitzvah of Jacob Boyar. Send a Chai greeting card to Jacob to wish him mazel tov on his bar mitzvah!
  • Sunday, June 3, 5:00 pm: Our Crowd: Wines for Chilling & Grilling
New Temple B'nai Chaim Welcome Video 
(Thanks Rabbi Bearman!)  Click to view
Need Mi Sheberach Names!

From Rabbi Bearman:  Unfortunately, we are having problems with our office computer and need to recreate our Mi Sheberach List.  If you would like us to mention a friend or loved one during our Shabbat services, please send their name to officeadmin@templebnaichaim.org - Thank you!
Shabbat Family Service with Preneg 
Friday, June 3 at 6pm (Service 6:30pm)

You're invited to a kid-friendly pre-neg with pizza and veggies followed by the family service.  Friday, June 3 at 6pm (Service 6:30pm)

The Oneg is sponsored by Abigail & Glenn Boyar in honor of Jake Boyar's Bar Mitzvah and the Preneg is sponsored by Micki and Robert Averick in honor of Drew Averick's Bar Mitzvah.   Please RSVP here for the Preneg!

Wines For Chilling & Grilling, Sunday, June 5, 5:00 pm 
  Our Crowd is having a wine tasting led by Cross River Wine Merchant, Cross River, New York. To be held at the home of Senia Feiner, 48 Twin Lakes Road, South Salem, New York. Hearty appetizers and dessert will be served.  Cost $18. Limited seating. RSVP by June 1st. Questions: call Ria Miller at 203-240-6408 or email.
Shavuot Study Brunch, Sunday, June 12, 10:00-11:30 am  

Please join us on Sunday, June 12th, 10:00-11:30 am, for a SHAVUOT STUDY BRUNCH, led by Rabbi
Bearman! Come celebrate the holiday by learning about Shavuot, its customs and traditions. Rabbi Bearman will also lead us in a lively discussion about the Book of Ruth. The dairy brunch to accompany our studies is sponsored by TBC Adult Education and the TBC Ritual Committee.  Please RSVP to ritual@templebnaichaim.org More ...
Important!  Religious School Registration!

Stop in at the TBC Office and fill out the forms, or click on the links below:
Confirmation and Shabbat Worship

Friday, June 10, 2016 at 7:30pm


All are welcome! 

Sponsor a Shabbat, Oneg, Preneg or Flowers! 

Share Your Simcha - A wonderful way of celebrating special simchas, such as birthdays, anniversaries, graduations, the  birth of a child or grandchild, is sharing your nachas with the entire congregation by sponsoring the Shabbat Oneg, Preneg or Flowers for the Friday of your special week.  No special occasion? You can still sponsor a Shabbat!  We will arrange for the flowers, food and set-up, all you do for your family to sponsor is make a minimum donation of $125 for an Oneg, $180 for a Preneg or $250 for the flowers.   Click here to sponsor a Shabbat Oneg, Preneg or the Flowers.
Jewish Senior Service Program on Long Term Planning, June 21

Join Jewish Senior Services on Tuesday, June 21st (5:30-7:30 pm) as they continue their Monthly Educational Series for families and caregivers that are facing challenges providing care for loved ones with memory loss.  THIS EVENT WILL BE HELD AT THE NEW HARRY AND JEANETTE WEINBERG CAMPUS at 4200 Park Avenue, Bridgeport. (use main entrance).  The topic for the evening will be Long Term Planning
Jewish Family Services of Greater Danbury/Putnam!

The Jewish Family Services of Greater Danbury/Putnam is a trusted community resource, dedicated to providing professional,personalized expertise to individuals and families. It provides assistance with senior living, mental health care, medical-related topics, legal concerns, and a variety of social services. Service is always confidential and without charge.

Contact information: (203) 794-1818 - email: jfsdanbury@gmail.com - 141 Deer Hill Avenue, Danbury, CT 06810
Ten Minutes of Torah!  

Temple B'nai Chaim is delighted to partner with the Union for Reform Judaism (URJ) to bring opportunities for Jewish study right to your inbox.  Several days a week, the URJ publishes Ten Minutes of Torah, a daily email.  Join the thousands of others who open their email to study a commentary on the week's Torah portion, read about a significant moment in Jewish history, connect with life in Israel, or learn about an upcoming holiday. In just ten minutes, you can add to your Jewish knowledge. You can even read Ten Minutes of Torah on the go with your smart phone or tablet.  Click here to sign up today for this special version of Ten Minutes of Torah. Be sure to include TBC's name and location. It only takes 10 minutes a day to get started on a lifetime of Jewish learning. Begin today!

Yahrzeits, June 3 - June 9, 2016
(See also the  Monthly Yahrzeit List  on the TBC Website.)

Zeicher tzaddik livrachah! May the memory of the righteous be for blessing!

Albert Hornig Friday 6/3/2016 father of Claire Fennessey
David Isacson Friday 6/3/2016 step-father of Ronnie Ross
Ruth Lipsky Saturday 6/4/2016 mother of Ann Paul
Bobby Garek Sunday 6/5/2016 uncle of Patti Masarek
Ella Heizler Monday 6/6/2016 mother of Howard Heizler
Jennifer Sloan Monday 6/6/2016 sister of Pamela Karpen
Alexander Goldman Tuesday 6/7/2016 son of Susan and Irve Goldman

Rolling Hills Country Club
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Salem Golf Club
Salem Golf Club offers guests finely catered and customized dining options, event planning assistance, and top service. Surrounded by stunning picturesque views of the club's 165-acre golf course, our main ballroom seats up to 230 guests and opens to the upper terrace for added space and optional outdoor dining and/or entertainment. Heated and enclosed in the late fall and winter months, the space can be used all year round.
A wonderful setting for Bar/Bat Mitzvahs
Kosher catering available
Flexible Menu Options
Contact: Lisa Woods, Director of Marketing & Communications lisaw@salemgolfclub.rog or 914-669-5485
18 Bloomer Road, North Salem NY 10560   www.salemgolfclub.org