Saturday, July 1, 9:30 a.m.: Reb Rachel will lead the morning Shabbat services, followed by Torah study at ~11:15 a.m.
Tuesday, July 4: In lieu of our annual BBQ this year, CBI will be celebrating July 4th in multiple ways. Come join us at one of the community July 4th celebrations (Baseball & fireworks with the SteepleCats, Joe Wolfe Field, North Adams, 6 PM / Concert at the Clark (free) at the Clark Art Institute, Williamstown, 6:30 p.m. Come join other CBI members at either of these events – RSVP to Liz Miller or the CBI office at firstname.lastname@example.org
Saturday, July 8, 9:30 a.m.: Rabbi Pam Wax will lead the morning Shabbat services. Rabbi Wax will be offering a special teaching after services entitled "Reproductive Justice Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow." What is the Jewish approach to this hot and timely topic? Join us to find out. There will also be delicious cake and other goodies to honor Chaim Bronstein's birthday at kiddush.
Visit www.JewishCultureConnect.com for a up-to-date listing of Jewish arts and culture in western MA, including the Pioneer Valley, Berkshires, and southern VT. Search events for kids and families, adult learning, on campus, spirit and holiday, and more. Then join the conversation on the Jewish Culture Connect Facebook page!
Donations of dry and canned foods to the Berkshire Food Project can be left in the shopping cart in the cloak room. Please also support MAZON: Jewish Response to Hunger.
Take and Eat Program Update:
Each month, with support from a crew of 50 volunteers, we shop for, cook, prepare and deliver meals for 95 local residents in need. Since we began doing this work, our cost each month has increased from $180 to $240, with an individual meal costing $2.52. Join this CBI Community Service project. How can you support Take and Eat? You can do any or all of the following:
Sign up to spend one Sunday a month helping with meal preparation or delivery
Bring in baked goods to contribute toward the meal
Sponsor a month of meals by making a donation of $240 to feed 95 people.
Make a donation in any amount. Donations to Take and Eat may be given in honor of community simchas or as memorial gifts.
Contact Jack in the CBI office and join the team!
9:30 a.m. Shabbat Service
11:15 a.m. Kiddush & Torah Study
** We have set up a new CBI email address: email@example.com Please use this address exclusively to contact the CBI office.