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                 Upcoming Services

Pizza Shabbat , Fri. Oct. 5, 6 pm (NOTE early start time)

Shabbat Morning Service, Sat. Oct. 6, 9 am

Kabbalat Shabbat, Fri. Oct 12, 8 pm

Kabbalat Shabbat, Fri. Oct 19, 8 pm

K abbalat Shabbat,  Fri. Oct. 26, 8 pm

P izza Shabbat, Fri. Nov. 2, 6 pm

Shabbat Morning Service , Sat. Nov. 4, 9 am

Kabbalat Shabbat & New Member Dinner, Fri. Nov. 9, 6 pm

All Services at CBD, unless otherwise noted.

BITK - Be in the Know - see the full calendar of events.

Need a Ride to Services or other CBD Programs?
Let us give you a lift. E - mail Lesley Engelson.
CBD or bust.
Programs for Young Children & Their Families

PJ Library
Pizza Shabbat
Friday, October 5, 6  pm
A service for young children and those who love them, followed by pizza, veggies, and fruit will be served.  All are invited to attend. 

PJ Library Story Hour
Sunday, October 14
9:30 to 10:30 am
Free and open to the community.
Essen & Lesson
Friday, October 12, 2018
12:45 to 1:45 pm
Baglez, 90 Pershing Ave. South Kingstown, RI

Meet for lunch and join a discussion about " Noah vs. Abraham - Who Deserves More Credit?" led by Rabbi Adler. 

Bereavement Group
bereavement group
Friday, October 12, 2018
2:30 to  pm
Congregation Beth David

Questions/RSVP to   Rabbi Adler.
CBD Book Club
between friends
Wednesday, October 17, 2018
7 pm, 4 Talia Court, Narragansett

Join us for a fabulous discussion of Between Friends, by Israeli author Amos Oz.

For questions and to RSVP, e-mail Sally. 
Upcoming CBD Sunday Discussion 
Sunday, October 21, 2018
9:00 am
Bagelz, 90 Pershing Ave, South Kingstown, RI 02879
Speaker:  John Marion, Executive Director, Common Cause of R.I.

Bagels and coffee will be served. RSVP to Bob Hicks.
Tikkun Olam: Tote Bags for RI Foster Kids 

Thursday, November 1, 2018
7 pm at CBD

Please join us to make tote bags for RI foster kids. Bring your sewing machines, ironing boards, irons, large scissors, measuring tapes, and extension cords. Fabric and notions will be provided.

There's plenty of ways to help, even if you don't sew

There will be snacks and music-to-sew-and-help by. It's a fun time for a worthy cause!" RSVP to Liz Karp.

Save the Date: CBD New Member Dinner
welcome new members
Friday, November 9, 2018
6 pm at CBD
Join us for a Shabbat Dinner to welcome new members. Reservation information forthcoming. 
Have questions now? E-mail Lesley Engelson, membership chair.
In Case You Missed It: Sukkahfest
It's a mitzvah to eat a meal in the Sukkah.  On Sunday, September 30, CBD held its annual Sukkahfest. Thanks to the volunteers who set up the sukkah, shopped, cooked, and cleaned up after. Thanks also to NJOP, whose generous support helped make this event possible. 

Community Events  
Benjamin Franklin's Influence on  Judaism
Hosted by RI Jewish Museum
Sunday,  October  14, 2018, 2:00 pm
Sons of Jacob Synagogue
24 Douglas Ave, Providence
A talk by author Shai Afsai. Seating is limited

The Jewish Alliance hosts many opportunities for Community & Connections. Check out the full community calendar of events

Members' Corner
Request on Behalf of Members with Chemical Sensitivities
Many CBD members and guests have chemical sensitivities that trigger allergies, asthma, migranes, and other medical problems. To ensure we can all worship as comfortably as possible, we request that you abstain from wearing strongly scented products to services and events at CBD as well as at other venues we use for community events. 
Thank you for your cooperation.
             Rabbi's Discretionary Fund
   Should you, or anyone you know, need unexpected financial assistance, please e-mai l      Rabbi Adler   or phone 401-486-0110.  All contacts with the Rabbi, and any related        assistance, are confidential.
AccessJewishRI is an information and referral website that is a single point of contact to access the multitude of services, activities, and resources provided by the Jewish community as well as social, health, and government organizations in greater Rhode Island.  Learn more about AccessJewishRI .

Sponsor an ONEG or Kiddush
Want to share the pleasure and joy of Shabbat? Consider sponsoring an Oneg Shabbat, Saturday Kiddush, or a Shabbat luncheon. For more information, e-mail Nancy Chorney  or call her at 401-789-0232.

Volunteer Opportunities

Want to get involved? Have a skill or idea to share? Check out the CBD list of committees and contact the chairperson to find out more about how you can help.