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Preschool Registration is open for 2014-2015.

 COME GROW WITH US. Contact Director Edna Vaknin at 510.357.7920.

Religious school registration now open!

Dear friends,

Great news!  Torah and Hebrew school registration is now open!  

Temple Beth Sholom is pleased to offer a highly educational, exciting & enjoyable Torah and Hebrew School program.  If you'd love your children to really learn, and come away with a smile each week, this is exactly the program you are seeking.

1st Friday Night Service and Shabbat Family Dinner – July 4, 2014

In the Main Sanctuary.  Worship service begins at 6:30 pm followed by dinner and oneg in Zucker Hall at 7:15 pm.  The dinner and oneg will be sponsored by SISTERHOOD

Menu:  Pasta with marinara sauce and topped with roasted vegetables, green salad with red cabbage and cherry tomatoes with a choice of dressings, Steamed asparagus with sesame vinaigrette, torpedo rolls, fruit and baked goods.

$10 per person for those 13 years and older.  Free for children 12 years and younger.  RSVP to the Temple office at 510.357.8505.

Kol Sholom July August 2014

Hot off the virtual presses -  our bi-monthly newsletter:

Click here for a pdf version of the July August 2014 edition of the Kol Sholom

Upcoming

Celebration of Teachers event & silent auction to benefit TBS.  Saturday, May 17th from 5 pm.  Please bring donations to the office by May 1st.  Child care reservations are also required by May 1st.

Congregational Meeting - Sunday, June 29, 2014 at 11:00 am, bagels and lox brunch served

 

Celebrate Purim All Weekend Long

Please join us for these fun festive activities:

Friday, March 14.  Special preview performance for Temple Beth Sholom! The Berkeley Renewal Spielers will perform this year's Purim Spiel this Friday night at the temple. Abbreviated services from 8-8:30pm followed by an approx 1 hour spiel. All for free! Poorly behaved children are always welcome.

Saturday, March 15.  Come in costume for the Megillah Reading at 7pm followed by our annual Hammentaschen bake-off.

25 Years as Your Cantor (5774)

As you know Kol Nidre gets chanted three times each year, which means that last night I chanted Kol Nidre from this bima for the 75th time which got me to reflecting about my journey that led me to being your cantor for 25 years.

Torah/Hebrew School Welcome Letter

Registration materials

School Calendar

Dear Parents and Students,

Shalom, Shalom!!  Have you heard?  Gertsen Torah and Hebrew schools are the place to be!

Upcoming

  • Friday, March 28th, 8pm:  Annual Zimriah will follow the service,featuring the band Girls in Trouble .
  • Tuesday, April 1, Preschool Registration starts for 2014-2015. COME GROW WITH US. Contact Director Edna Vaknin at 510.357.7920.

Contact Us

Send us an email

642 Dolores Avenue
San Leandro, CA 94577
Office: (510) 357-8505
Fax: (510) 357-1375
Preschool: (510) 357-7920

Clergy and Educators

HARRY A. MANHOFF, PhD
Rabbi

LINDA HIRSCHHORN
Cantor

RINAT MANHOFF
Director, Gersten Torah and Hebrew School

EDNA VAKNIN
Director, Preschool

Lay Leadership

RITA COHEN
President

HEIDI KOLDEN
SOPHIE MIRON
Vice-Presidents

KAT WELLMAN
Immediate Past President

LYDIA OSIAS
Treasurer

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