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Summer Bim Bam

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Bim Bam gives children under 3 the opportunity to explore Shabbat through interactive songs, movement, and stories while learning traditions such as lighting candles, saying Kiddush, and giving tzedakah. The program is led by our Artist in Residence, Shira Averbuch.

Israel Film Center Festival

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Join us for the 8th Annual Israel Film Center Festival! Check out the new exciting movies this year and use the discount code exclusively for our followers, BJ20, for 25% off.

Community Processing Space

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Join a processing space to reflect on what is happening in our country. This session will begin immediately following Morning Minyan (approximately 10:15AM).

Family Trivia Night

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Calling all BJ families! We want you to come to Family Trivia night to kick off our summer programming.

The State of Our Democracy: Now, in November, and Beyond

David Litt, author of Thanks Obama: My Hopey, Changey White House Years will discuss his new book, Democracy in One Book or Less with Amie Parnes, co-author of Shattered: Inside Hillary Clinton's Doomed Campaign, and Ginna Green, a political strategist, writer, and consultant, who was, until recently, the Chief Strategy Officer at Bend the Arc: Jewish Action.

Voter Engagement with Reclaim our Vote

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Join us to learn about how the Reclaim our Vote (ROV) Campaign is fighting voter suppression and how you can get involved. We are excited to be joined by Andrea Miller, founder of Center for Common Ground and ROV.

Processing Group for People Living Alone

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This session, led by BJ member, chaplain, and social worker, Miriam Herscher, will give BJ members living alone a chance to process the experience of this challenging time, and to learn and gain strength from one another.

Reimagining the Ethical Will: Life on the Page

In this lively, honest, and visually stunning conversation, artist and author Nancy Patz and her daughter, founding board chair of Reimagine End of Life, psychologist Dr. Jeannie Blaustein, will share an innovative way to convey your values to your loved ones.

Justice in Action: Police Brutality

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Please join us in a conversation about police reform with representatives from Communities United for Police Reform.

Aviv Pre-Shabbat Gathering

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Join your fellow 20s and 30s for a pre-Shabbat cocktail hour with Aviv. This will also be a time to say thank you to Rabbinic Fellow Abi Weber, whose fellowship comes to a close in June.

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Young Families Happy Hour

It’s been too long since we’ve had the opportunity to connect with each other without the kiddos! Put the kids to bed, grab a sweet treat, a glass of wine (or whatever snack or drink you’d like), and come socialize!

Celebration of Community

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Join us for a community-wide celebration for all generations, as we affirm the strength of the deep communal connection that has been sustaining us so powerfully during this time.

CANCELED: Constrained Care

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A support meeting for those unable to care for loved ones due to COVID-19. This meeting is open to all, though space is limited and priority will be given to BJ members.

Jewish Attitudes to the “Other”

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"For in the Image of God Was Adam Created." Join this online learning with Rabbi Chaim Seidler-Feller, exploring xenophobic bias vs. expansive inclusion in the Judaic tradition. Register now.

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Meditative Healing Circle

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Whether you are in need of healing, praying for a loved one, or want to extend well wishes to the wider world, join Rabbi Shuli Passow and cellist Jessie Reagan Mann for a healing circle rooted in meditation and chanting.

Transgender Jews and Halakha: New Perspectives

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Join us for a conversation between rabbinical student Michael Faccini and Rabbi Sharzer on the teshuvah, its reception among trans Jews, and the next steps for Jewish communities. Register now.

Conversion Information Session

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Join Rabbinic Fellows Deborah Sacks Mintz and Margo Hughes-Robinson, and the Jewish Home Project, for a community information session about the process and rituals of conversion to Judaism at BJ and in the wider Jewish community.

Israel Unfiltered: LGBTQIA+ Activism

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Join us in learning about the Israel you never knew about! Israel unfiltered is a monthly livestream program that will explore different views and undercurrents in Israeli culture, society, and politics. The first session will feature Tehila-Atias-Basa.

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Communal Prayer Bootcamp

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Join Rabbi Shuli Passow and Rabbinic Fellow Deborah Sacks Mintz for a dive into BJ's prayer services. Through the series, we will explore Friday Night Services (June 25), Shabbat Morning Services (July 16), and the Weekday Morning Service (Tuesdays and Fridays, July 7–24). Register now.