May 2, 2019
Connect, Blossom and Soar with your CBS family
Saturday, May 4th is our annual Shabbat Kol HaKavod. This year, we are honoring Robin & Larry Zeitlin . Everybody is welcome to help celebrate them and this year's June Baumgardner Gelbart recipient. And afterwards, stay for a beautiful Kiddush luncheon! The service begins at 9:00am.
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Friday, May 3
  • Tribute to Israel Musical Shabbat & Dinner - A combined event with TBI & CBS (at CBS). 6:30pm The dinner requires a prearranged reservation, but all are welcome to attend this very special service!

Saturday, May 4 - Erev Rosh Chodesh
  • Youth Scholarship Shabbat honoring Robin & Larry Zeitlin 9am, Kiddush luncheon following.
  • CBS Young Professionals at 3 Daughters Brewing in St. Petersburg 9pm

Sunday, May 5 - Rosh Chodesh Iyyar
  • Minyan 9am
  • World Wide Wrap & Brotherhood sponsored breakfast following Minyan: 9:00am Minyan 9:30am Kids arrive; Adult coaches help them don Tefillin; Rabbi's text study for all (in sanctuary) Kaddish d'Rabanan, Alenu. Photo ops & breakfast for all.
  • OneBlood blood mobile 9am-1pm. If you are able, please donate blood to save a life!
  • Religious School 9:30am
  • The Sonya Miller Women of Distinction ceremony where three of our CBS women will be honored: Dr. Priscilla Nathanson, Blanche Levine & Barbara Baccari. Mazal Tov to all of these women! 1:30pm at Suncoast Empath Health, The Gathering Place.

Monday, May 6 - Rosh Chodesh Iyyar
  • Minyan 8:30am
  • Talmud Torah with Dr. Priscilla Nathanson 10am

Tuesday, May 7
  • Sisterhood Board Meeting 7pm

Wednesday, May 8 - Yom HaZikaron
  • Religious School 4:30pm
  • Hebrew High 6:45pm
  • Talmud Torah with Dr. Priscilla Nathanson 7pm

Thursday, May 9 - Yom Ha'atzmaut
  • Minyan 8:30am
  • Lox & Learn with Rabbi David Weizman 10am
  • Seniors at Leisure: "Getting to Know You" with guest Robert Freedman 1pm

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Wednesday, May 22
  • Lag B'Omer & Siyyum at CBS! Join us at 4:30pm as the students present their end of unit assignments on Israel and afterwards, we will be in the Biblical Garden for our Lag B'Omer picnic. There will be a bounce house, waterslide, food and fun for everyone!
The 2019 Women of Distinction news...
This year, The Sonya Miller Women of Distinction awards will be presented on Sunday, May 5th at Suncoast Empath Health - The Gathering Place beginning with a reception at 1:30pm. The theme is a Tribute to the Women of the IDF.
Mazal Tov to the honorees from CBS and CBS Sisterhood:
  • CBS - Dr. Priscilla Nathanson
  • CBS Sisterhood - Blanche Levine
  • Lylah Chapter of Hadassah - Barbara Baccari
Wednesday, May 8th at 7pm, in honor of Yom Ha'Atzmaut, Jewish Federation of Pinellas & Pasco Counties will show the film,"Golda's Balcony". For more information , Click Here .
Thursday, May 16th at 7pm, Lylah the Pinellas Chapter of Hadassah presents, 'Why do Christians Support Israel?' Rabbi David Weizman will be one of the facilitators at this event. For more information, Click Here.
Thursday, May 30th at 7pm (at CBS), Jewish Federation of Pinellas & Pasco Counties presents, 'Creating Your Jewish Life on Campus'. For more information, Click Here .

 With gratitude to the June Baumgardner Gelbart Foundation, CBS is now streaming Shabbat morning services in the sanctuary. The link can be found on the homepage of the CBS website Sharing this link with your away-from-home family members and those physically unable to attend in person, allows us to stay connected with our CBS family.

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