Congregation Beth Israel 
February 05, 2018 ~20 Shevat 5778
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February 3, Yitro  
T: Exodus 18:1-  20:26  
H:Isaiah 6:1-7:6; 9:5-6
February 10, Mishpatim
T: Exodus 21:1-24:18
H: Jeremiah 34:8-22;        33:25-26
February 17, Terumah
T: Exodus 25:11-27:19
H:I Kings 5:26-6:13
February 24, Tetzaveh
T: Exodus 27:20-30:10
H: Ezekiel 43:10-27


Mark your calendars!

February 08-12:00 PM   "Lunch with the Rabbi" @ Cafe Stravaganza

February 9 - 6:00 PM
4th & 5th Grade Shabbat Dinner

February 9 - 7:30 Erev Shabbat Services with Rabbi Bruce Greenbaum & Cantorial Soloist Alisa Fineman

February 10 - 10:30 AM Shabbat Study

February 10 - 7:30 Israel Action Committee Program @CBI

February 11 - 4:00 PM @ CBI - CJFF Free Preview.
"East Jerusalem East, Jersalem West"

Save The Date: 
Carmel Jewish Film Festival
March 3 - 24, 2018


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CBI Office Hours Monday - Thursday
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM  
9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
In This Issue
CJFF - Sponsorship
Stand With Us - Lecture
CBI Scholarship
At Home with CBI
Join Rabbi Greenbaum for "Lunch with the Rabbi" on Thursday February 8th and 12:00 PM at Cafe Stravaganza.
This month's topic of discussion will be "Twelve Jewish Steps to Recovery."  How do we respond to these issues for ourselves and our loved ones?  You do not need to be an addict to benefit from these important lessons.  Come prepared to discuss and share your ideas.  As always, lunch costs $20 (tax and tip included). Please call the CBI office to RSVP
Become a Sponsor!
The deadline for sponsorships for the Carmel Jewish Film Festival is fast approaching. If you'd like to become a sponsor, we want to recognize your generosity and support in our official festival program, so please go to , call 800-838-3006, or call the CBI office at 831-624-2015 to purchase your sponsorship today. 
Sponsors make our festival viable and financially stable. All sponsors receive special benefits, such as tickets to film screenings, reception tickets, and more. Check out our films and program lineup at to

February10, 2018
Doors open at 7:00 PM. Program begins at 7:30 PM  - Overcoming the Boycott Against Israel 
Speakers: Johanna Meckel - Stand With US Northern California Director & Max Samarov - Stand With Us Executive Director of Research and Campus Strategy Sponsored by the Israel Action Committee with support from   the Monterey - Salinas chapter  of Hadassah.                  

Attention All High School Seniors
If you are interested in applying for a CBI Merit College Scholarship Now is the time to get started.  Applications are available in your high school career center, at the CBI office, or on the CBI website.  Be sure to read the criteria for selection carefully.  The deadline for completed applications is Wednesday, April 18, 2018, 4:00 PM. 
Be a Host - At Home with CBI
As you know supporting our congregational community is holy work.  We have always relied on fundraising to meet our financial commitments.  This year is no different. We are planning At Home with CBI for the spring.  If you are interested in hosting or co-hosting an event or have an idea for a fun or interesting event please contact Malina Breaux.  Your support is always appreciated.
        Temple Life = Celebrating New Members        
  What a marvelous evening celebrating our newest members of Congregation Beth Israel.  Good Food - Good Company!
Questions? Concerns? Comments? 
Telephone - Direct: 831.624.2015
Address: 5716 Carmel Valley  RoadCarmel, CA 93923