Congregation Beth Israel's Open House For Prospective Members

 

Congregation Beth Israel in Scotch Plains will hold an open house for prospective members on Sunday, May 6, from 10:45 a.m. until noon. Prospective congregants will have the opportunity to tour the synagogue and its Religious School and to meet Congregation Beth Israel’s leadership.  The open house will take place during the Religious School’s end-of-year celebration. Sponsored by the synagogue’s Men’s Club, the event is free to the community.

The end-of-year party will feature a BBQ, refreshments and games for children of all ages. Attendees also will have the opportunity to help support charities by participating in craft and sports activities at “Mitzvah Booths” run by Religious School students in grade six.

Congregation Beth Israel has been recognized as an ABLE Awarded Congregation by the Jewish Federation of Greater MetroWest for its commitment to inclusion and accommodation for all its members.

Congregation Beth Israel educates students from kindergarten through tenth grade through experiential grade-specific programs that encompass the family in its curriculum.  Classes for children from kindergarten through second grade meet on Sundays. Religious School for grades 3-7 meets two days per week, on Sundays and Wednesdays.

Congregation Beth Israel does not require synagogue membership for children to attend its Religious School for programs through second grade.  However, families with children below third grade have the option of joining the synagogue at a reduced rate and enjoying full benefits of synagogue membership, including High Holiday tickets. 

Congregation Beth Israel is an egalitarian Conservative synagogue, serving the religious, cultural, educational and social needs of congregants from Scotch Plains, Fanwood, Westfield and surrounding towns. It has an active Sisterhood, Men’s Club and youth group, plus a wide array of programs, ranging from adult education courses to social action opportunities.   

 

 

 

 

Contact Information
  1. Gail Beckman Buchbinder
  2. (908) 889-1830
  3. school@cbisp.org
Sun, May 06
10:45 am — 12:00 pm
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Congregation Beth Israel in Scotch Plains will hold an open house for prospective members on Sunday, May 6, from 10:45 a.m. until noon. Prospective congregants will have the opportunity to tour the synagogue and its Religious School and to meet Congregation Beth Israel’s leadership. The open house will take place during the Religious School’s end-of-year celebration. Sponsored ...

18 Shalom Way (corner of Martine Avenue) Scotch Plains, NJ 07076

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18 Shalom Way (corner of Martine Avenue)
Scotch Plains, NJ 07076

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