May 16, 2018




Friday, May 18
Intergenerational Shabbat 
45 minute Shabbat service for all ages
7:15 p.m.
Lt. Hornstein Chapel

Guided Meditation
7:15 p.m.
Men's Club Lounge

Followed by 
Oneg - Beit Cafe'. Author and congregant Meryl Sussman will discuss her writing process.

Saturday May 19
Shabbat Worship with Torah Study
9:30 a.m.
Lt. Hornstein Chapel

Shavuot 2018

Saturday May 19 
Erev Shavuot
Festival Service
Tikkun Liel Shavout
7:30 p.m.
Kahn Auditorium
Three part study session- art, music and text, interspersed with dairy desserts. 

Sunday May 20
Shavuot  Festival and Yizkor Service
10: 30 a.m.
Confirmation and Graduation
Colette Brancaccio and Zachary Leff will participate in the service. 

Shabbat Services
Friday, May 25 
Shabbat Evening Service
8:00 p.m.

Followed by 
Oneg - Beit Cafe'

Saturday May 26
Shabbat Worship with Torah Study
9:30 a.m.
Lt. Hornstein Chapel

We are in need of donations to our Food Pantry.
All donations are gratefully accepted. 
Items consistently needed are:
Long Spaghetti  
Canned Tuna
Canned Chicken
Canned Salmon
Vienna Sausage
Peanut Butter
Canned Corn
Canned black beans
Canned Fruit
Thank you to our group of volunteers who stock the shelves
 and check the dates to make sure that the pantry is current.
CSBE Annual Congregational Meeting 

When: Tuesday, May 29
Refreshments: 7:00 p.m. Meeting:  7:30 p.m.
Where: Kahn Auditorium
All CSBE members in good standing are encouraged to attend the annual congregational meeting. Letters containing the slate of candidates to be voted on and proxy information has been mailed. Please contact the office at 766-4300 if you did not receive this material. 

Sisterhood Circle of Service 
When: Thursday, May 17, 7:00 p.m.
Where: 442 Laurel Rd.  ( Home of Meri Masin)
Honoree: Suzy Gelman
$36 payable to WRJ Yes Fund
$5 payable to CSBE Sisterhood
RSVP to Barbara Prins or 516-766-1368 or Amy Slavin

Intergenerational Shabbat
When: Friday, May 18
Join us for an evening of Shabbat celebration for the whole family.
6:00 p.m.: Family friendly dinner, pasta, meatballs (vegan option) sauce and salad. Sing along with Cantor Kohlbrenner and Judy Leff.
                                Please RSVP by May 16th to
7:15 p.m.: 45 minute interactive and participatory Shabbat service.
7:15 p.m.: Guided Meditation in the Men's Club Lounge
8:00 p.m.: Author and congregant 
Meryl Sussman will discuss her writing process at the Oneg- Beit Cafe.
Celebrate Shavuot At CSBE 
When: Saturday, May 19, 7:30 p.m.
Where: Kahn Auditorium
Join us for this three part study session involving art, music and text. Dairy food will be served in between each session. Please RSVP by Wednesday May 16 to Joy or call the main office at 766- 4300. Please indicate if you plan to bring a blintze dish.

Books and Blintzes: A PJ Library Shavuot Celebration
When: Tuesday May 22 6:30 p.m.
Where: Art Room 
Children ages 8 and under along with their siblings and a chaperone, are invited to  to celebrate the holiday of Shavuot. E njoy a PJ Library storytime, edible craft, song and movement. 
$5 per person  $15 max per family
Please RSVP by Friday May 18th at 12 noon to Joy at

Jewish Experience Open House   
When: Thursday, May 24 7:00 p.m.
Where: Resource Room 
Spread the word to family and friends. Open house for parents of kindergartners and new first graders as of fall 2018.  Students will create a Shabbat project while parents learn about our innovative educational program, The Jewish Experience. 
Shabbat on the Beach  
When: Friday, June 1, 6:30 pm 
Where: Long Beach at Long Beach Blvd,
Beach Entrance 
Bring a beach chair and enjoy the beautiful sunset as  we welcome Shabbat together on the sand.
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