The Buzz at Beth El
This Weekend
Friday, November 16
Morning Services: 8:00 a.m., Gorn Chapel
Evening Services: 6:00 p.m., Gorn Chapel

Saturday, November 17
Torah Study Class led by Rabbinical Student Viktoria Bedo: 9:00 a.m., Agus Library
Shabbasana with Rabbi Ben Shalva: 9:00 a.m., The Soul Center
Morning Service: 10:00 a.m., Gorn Chapel
Tot Shabbat: 11:15 a.m., Kreitzer Memorial Room *Kids ages 0-5
Evening Services - Bat Mitzvah of Samantha Gusman : 4:45 p.m., Gorn Chapel
An Evening with Israeli Songs and Culture: 7:00 p.m., Schapiro Auditorium * a BZD event, open to the community.

Sunday, November 18
Power Yoga (advanced): 8:30 a.m., The Soul Center
Morning Services: 9:15 a.m., Gorn Chapel
Torah & Yoga (all levels): 9:30 a.m., The Soul Center
Religious School Programs: 9:30 a.m., Assigned Classrooms
Chesed Singers Interest Group Meeting with Cantor Melanie Blatt: 12:00 p.m., Kolker Room
Drop-In Zentangling: 3:00 p.m., The Soul Center
Evening Service: 5:30 p.m., Gorn Chapel
Beth El Seniors Dinner & Entertainment with The History Lady: 6:00 p.m., Offit Auditorium

Services will be live streamed here .

For weather related information, call Beth El's Weather Hotline at 410-580-5080
or check our website www.bethelbalto.com .
Our Beth El Family is Growing
  • Baby girl, Briella Garland, born on October 13. Parents are Sean & Stacy Garland.

  • Baby girl, Danya Rosmaryn, born on October 24. Parents are Yair & Tamar Rosmaryn.
  • Baby boy, Tyler Delman, born on November 16. Parents are Jason & Jacqueline Delman.
Congregational Celebrations
Hanukkah Lights Up the Sky
Monday, December 3 at 5:45 p.m., Beth El Rear Parking Lot
Beth El and Chizuk Amuno Congregations join together for a spectacular Hanukkah celebration with festival style dinner, a special performance by Ketzev - Johns Hopkins University's Jewish a cappella group, and fireworks! Click here for more information.
Affiliates, Committees and Other Happenings
Book Talk and Signing with Author Dara Horn
* Sponsored by CJE, hosted by Beth El as a part of the
Festival of Jewish Literature
Thursday, November 15 at 7:00 p.m., Berman-Rubin Sanctuary
A community read, featuring Dara Horn, author of Eternal Life . No charge, registration required. Click here for more information.
Chesed Singers Interest Group Meeting
Sunday, November 18 at 12:00 p.m., Kolker Room
Cantor Melanie Blatt is assembling a group of volunteers who are interested in participating in the holy work of singing to our congregants in need. For more information, contact Cantor Blatt at melanie@bethelbalto.com
Beth El Seniors Dinner & Entertainment with The History Lady
Sunday, November 18 at 6:00 p.m., Offit Auditorium
Our guest speaker will be Mary Ann Jung, known as The History Lady. She will be portraying Sally Ride, the first American woman to go into space. Click here for more information.
Sisterhood General Meeting, Luncheon & Program with Fred Bronstein
Monday, December 3 at 11:30 a.m., Offit Auditorium
Fred Bronstein, Dean of the Peabody Institute, is an accomplished pianist, dedicated music educator, and successful chief executive of American symphony orchestras. Click here for more information.
The Rabbi Mark G. Loeb Center for Lifelong Learning
Special Event:
1st Wednesdays @ Beth El Presents: Héloïse Quartet
Wednesday, December 5 at 7:30 p.m., Offit Auditorium
The Héloïse Quartet draws upon centuries of vocal music to create imaginative and inspiring performances, connecting audiences to stories of human culture and spirituality from around the world. Click here for more information.
Rabbis of the Talmud
Mondays, November 19, 26
at 10:00 a.m., Agus Library
Click here for more information.
Agus Academy
Mondays at 7:00 p.m.,
Agus Library
Click here for more information.
How to Be Healthy, Wealthy and Wise
Wednesday, November 14 at 7:00 p.m., Agus Library
Click here for more information.
Points Of Departure: Same Text,
Different Interpretation
Wednesdays, beginning November 28
at 9:30 a.m., Agus Library
Click here for more information.
Jewish Short Stories
Tuesday, December 4 at 7:00 p.m.,
Agus Library
Click here for more information.
The 2018-2019 Program Brochure is available here
To register for ALL classes, regardless of fee,
contact Ellen Marks at  ellenm@bethelbalto.com  or 410-580-5166
The Family Corner
Tot Shabbat
Saturday, November 17
at 11:15 a.m.,
Kreitzer Memorial Room
Click here for more information.
*Kids ages 0-5
My Grown Up and Me
Sunday, December 2
at 10:00 a.m.,
Community Room
Click here for more information, including full list of dates. *Families with kids ages 2-5
Shabbat Family Service
led by Cantor Melanie Blatt and Kittah Hay
Saturday, December 1 at
11:15 a.m., Location TBD
Click  here  for more information. 
*All ages are welcome
Beyond the Cover
Wednesday, December 5 from 7:00 - 9:00 p.m.
A book experience for parents with young children. Click here for more information.
The Soul Center
Healing Service
Wednesday, November 14
at 9:15 a.m.
Click here for more information.
Caregiver Cafe
Thursday, November 15
at 2:00 p.m.
Click here for more information.
Shabbasana
Saturday, November 17
at 9:00 a.m.
Click here for information.
The Braid
Thursdays at 7:00 p.m.
Click here for more information.
Power Yoga
Sundays at 8:30 a.m.
Click here for more information.
Torah & Yoga - All Levels
Sundays at 9:30 a.m.
Click here for more information.
Zentangle Drop-In
Sundays at 3:00 p.m.
Click here for more information.
Meditation Sits
Wednesdays at 5:45 p.m.
Click here for more information.
For information regarding up-coming programs, go to www.soulcenterbaltimore.org
or contact Julie Hettleman at julie@bethelbalto.com or 410-484-0411 x 1103