The Buzz at Beth El
Zemirot (Shabbat Songs) on the Patio
with Cantor Melanie Blatt
Saturday, June 29 at 12:30 p.m.
Join us on the patio in the sunshine after kiddush for some Shabbat zemirot (songs).
This Weekend
Friday, June 28
Morning Services: 8:00 a.m., Gorn Chapel
Evening Service: 6:00 p.m., Gorn Chapel

Saturday, June 29
Torah Study Class: 9:00 a.m., Agus Library
Morning Service - Bar Mitzvah of Ryan Heller : 10:00 a.m.,
Berman-Rubin Sanctuary
Shabbat Zemirot (songs) on the Patio: 12:30 p.m., Beth El Patio
Evening Service: 8:30 p.m., Gorn Chapel

Sunday, June 30
Morning Services: 9:15 a.m., Gorn Chapel
Evening Service: 5:30 p.m., Gorn Chapel

Unable to attend Shabbat services? Live stream available here .
In Loving Memory - Weekly Yahrzeit List
Tuesday, June 25 - Monday, July 1
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Summer Onegs
Second Oneg of the Season - July 5
Join us for Summertime Onegs, Friday evenings, immediately after services. July 5 and August 9.
If you are able to co-sponsor any or all onegs ($18 per oneg),
please contact Yvonne Epstein at 410-484-0411.
Affiliates, Committees and Other Happenings

Beth El Seniors Shabbat
Saturday, July 13 at 10:00 a.m., Gorn Chapel
Join us on Saturday for a special Senior Shabbat during the regular Shabbat Morning service, followed by a kiddush.
Beth El Seniors Dinner & Entertainment with Cantor Thom King
Sunday, July 14 at 6:00 p.m., Offit Auditorium
Join us on for a dinner and entertainment with Beth El's own, Cantor Thom King. Cost: $21/person. Reservations due Thursday, July 4. To RSVP or for more information, contact Ruthye Steinberg at 410-655-8242 or Ellen Budish
at 443-857-7499.
Volunteers Needed
Beth El Sisterhood is looking for volunteers. The Judaica Shop is in need of a manager and a bookkeeper. If interested, please contact Gloria Luchinsky at 410-653-0153 or
Beth El Choir
Looking for an opportunity to express yourself? Then come and sing with the Beth El Choir. We’re preparing for another exciting year of song, celebration, and fellowship, beginning with the High Holidays and ending with a concert, with a lot more beautiful and inspiring music in between. So for a year of fun and inspiration, let your voice be heard and join us! For more information, contact Cantor Thom King at 410-484-0411 or
Empty Nesters / Baby Boomers
We would like to enhance our visibility within the congregation by using the following as our goals of the group:
* Strengthen the involvement of the members in the life of the congregation. 
* Stimulate social and cultural activities among the members and in the community at large.
* As we participate in various activities we are hoping new friendships will be made.
Past events have included Shabbat dinners, movie nights, wine tastings and game nights to name a few. We welcome any and all suggestions and ideas that are of interest to you. Please feel free to email either one of us with any comments, questions or suggestions. Keep your eyes open for more information this summer thru the Beth El Buzz. For further information, contact Beth El's new Empty Nesters/Baby Boomers organizers, Helene Lutz at or Debbie Shore at .
The Family Corner

Prayground Shabbat *Ages 2-5
Saturday, July 20 at 11:15 a.m., Beth El's Playground
All are welcome to celebrate Shabbat in the Summer with Cantor Blatt on July 20 and August 10. Come join our musical Tot Shabbat service as we sing and play together in our beautiful Generations Park! Kiddush to follow. RSVP to Cantor Melanie Blatt at
The 2019-2020 Berman-Lipavsky Religious School Registration is OPEN
To register your kids to the Religious School at Beth El, click here .
To register your kids to our Hebrew School in Your Neighborhood, click here . For further information, contact Fran Davis at
The Soul Center

The POD - Podcasts Over Drinks
Wednesdays, beginning June 26
So, how does this work?
1. Choose a date or a theme that speaks to you.
2. Register & we’ll send you a link to the podcast & directions to that week’s P.O.D. host.
3. Listen to the podcast episode (in your car, on a walk/run) before Wednesday @ 6pm. They’re all about an hour long.
4. Come to the house ready for a great discussion, in a beautiful setting, with great people & refreshing summer drinks & snacks.
5. Leave feeling just a little more Soulful!
Click here for registration and more information.
Healing Service
Wednesday, July 3 at 9:15 a.m.
Click here for more information.
Chair Yoga
Thursday, June 2 at 10:00 a.m.
Click here for more information.
For information regarding up-coming programs, go to
or contact Julie Hettleman at or 410-484-0411 x 1103