Community

Our community offers members and other guests the opportunity to interact and participate in a variety of religious, cultural and social activities.

  • We offer regular religious services, communal holiday celebrations and a place to share familial festivities (Simchot) and remembrances. These include:
    • Shavout, Lag BaOmer and Tu B’Schvat festivities.
    • High holiday services on Rosh Hashana and Yom Kippur.
    • Sukkot gatherings and Simchat Torah merriment.
    • Chanukka and Purim parties
    • Passover community seder
    • Yom Ha Shoah commemoration and Yom Haazmaut celebration
    • Weddings, baby namings, Bar/Bat Mitzvot, Birthdays and Anniversaries
    • Chevra Kadischa service, Funerals and burials, Yahrzeit remembrances.
  • There are also a variety of programs dedicated to families including monthly family services, baby play groups and religious classes for children and for mothers.
  • Beth Shalom offers lectures, movies, community service activities as well as social get togethers, where members have a chance to sit together and have a discussion before services begin.
  • After our services on Friday evenings and Saturday afternoon there is always a Kiddush were we gather for a glass of wine or juice and enjoy a vegetarian community buffet.

A list of our current activities can be found in our calendar as well as in our community newsletter (in German).