CBS Book Group - Nathan Englander's new novel "Kaddish.com"
Aug
18
9:30 AM09:30

CBS Book Group - Nathan Englander's new novel "Kaddish.com"

In this comic novel, Larry, an atheist with an orthodox upbringing, appalls his family when he announces has no plans to say kaddish for his father. To placate his mother and his sister, he arranges a proxy through the website Kaddish.com. Although the plan to hire a proxy mourner was to help his father's soul find rest, it takes Larry places he hadn't imagined.

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MAKOR OR: A Center for Jewish Meditation
Aug
11
10:00 AM10:00

MAKOR OR: A Center for Jewish Meditation

Makor Or will be meeting August 11th for the observance of Tisha B’Av, which commemorates the pain and loss in Jewish history and our ability to acknowledge the pain and move forward. Join us for silent meditation, study and chanted prayer. Everyone is welcome and no experience with meditation, Hebrew or prayer is needed.

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Aug
10
to Aug 11

Tisha B'Av at CBS

Tisha B'Av commemorates the fall of the first and second Temples in Jerusalem and, by extension the whole gamut of disasters that have befallen the Jewish people. Please join us for two days of remembrance, services, and meditation with the CBS community.

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Chicken Soupers
Jul
21
9:00 AM09:00

Chicken Soupers

The CBS Chicken Soupers volunteer group is open to ALL who can donate some of their time to help those in need. This is an excellent opportunity to perform gemilut hasadim (“the giving of loving-kindness”), and a deeply meaningful way for you to get involved!

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Jun
16
9:30 AM09:30

Chicken Soupers Volunteers Needed

Chicken Soupers needs volunteers this Sunday, June 16 from 3:30 - 5:30PM to deliver meals to clients from Jewish Famly and Children’s Services. This is an excellent opportunity to perform gemilut hasadim (“the giving of loving-kindness”), and a deeply meaningful way for you to get involved!

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