Happenings

TBS Adult Education: Contemporary Issues in Holocaust Studies – 5-20-21

Temple Beth Shalom, Brigantine, proudly presents Doug Cervi, Executive Director for the Commission on Holocaust Education Please join us for this insightful look into the Holocaust Education Program in the State of New Jersey on: Thursday, May 20 ,  from 7:00-8:30 p.m. New Jersey is one of a dozen states that mandate Holocaust education in schools from kindergarten through 12th grade.  Doug will discuss his new role as Executive Director to assist all schools, organizations, elected officials, and others with the study of the Holocaust and genocide and the steps he plans to take to help every student in NewRead More

TBS Adult Education: Never Again is Now! with David Fox-Estrin 5-13-21

Temple Beth Shalom, Brigantine, is pleased to present David Fox-Estrin, Founder and CEO of Together We Remember a nonprofit organization empowering the next generation of leaders to make “never again” a reality. The grandson of four Holocaust survivors, David is on a mission to transform memory into action to end anti-Semitism, bigotry, and violence worldwide. To be inspired, informed and involved with David’s important work, please join us for this free program via Zoom on Thursday, May 13th, at 7:00 p.m. RSVP to https://bit.ly/37qYwbs  (by 5/9/2021- no exceptions please) You may direct any questions/concerns about registering for this event to adulted@seashul.org More aboutRead More

TBS Adult Education: Virtual Guided Tour of the Sara and Sam Schoffer Holocaust Resource Center at Stockton University via Zoom 5-11-21

The Sara and Sam Schoffer Holocaust Resource Center at Stockton University Presents Virtual Guided Tour of the Sara and Sam Schoffer Holocaust Resource Center at Stockton University via Zoom   Temple Beth Shalom of Brigantine is invited for a virtual guided tour of the Sara and Sam Schoffer Holocaust Resource Center at Stockton University via Zoom.  After the guided tour, there will be a Q&A session with the staff of the Sara and Sam Schoffer Holocaust Resource Center at Stockton University. Preregistration is required before the event. Date:  Tuesday, May 11, 2021 from 1:00 pm – 2:15 pm Place : OnlineRead More

TBS Literacy Society Meeting 5-10-2021

The TBS Literacy Society is scheduled to “meet” via Zoom on Monday, May 10th at 1:00 p.m. to review the book The Island of Sea Women by Lisa See via Zoom. Please contact the Temple Office at (609) 266-0403  if you need additional information on joining this engaging conversation!

TBS Adult Education: Speak Softly & Carry a Big Shtick – 4-18-21

All are welcome to join us for this free program via Zoom RSVP to https://bit.ly/31sQiwz or contact adulted@seashul.org if you have any questions/concerns about registering for this presentation.   More about Rabbi Lance J. Sussman, Ph.D. Rabbi Sussman is a native of Baltimore, MD, and has served as the Senior Rabbi of Reform Congregation Keneseth Israel of Elkins Park, PA since 2001. Previously, he was the Rabbi of Temple Concord of Binghamton, NY and Associate Professor of Jewish History at Binghamton University, SUNY. Rabbi Sussman has also taught at Princeton, Hunter College and Rutgers. Currently, he is Chair-Elect of the Board of Governors atRead More

TBS Adult Education: Advanced Healthcare Directive: It’s YOUR Choice! 3-22-21

Temple Beth Shalom, Brigantine, proudly presents Dr. Harry Chaikin, M.D., FACP long-time Brigantine resident, TBS congregant and medical professional.  Dr. Harry Chaikin will discuss the issues surrounding health care directives and end-of-life care.  This presentation is a sensitive and complex topic that we all too often avoid or put off.  It will provide important information that is essential for your own peace of mind and that of your family.   Monday, March 22 from 7:00-8:30 p.m. All are welcome to join us for this free program via Zoom RSVP to https://bit.ly/2YqCXTI  (by 3/21/2021-no exceptions please) You may direct any questions/concernsRead More

TBS Adult Education: America, the Holocaust and the Hollywood Studio System Before 1948 3-11-2021

Temple Beth Shalom, Brigantine, proudly presents Prof. Steven Alan Carr, noted author and Professor at Purdue University, Fort Wayne. Prof. Carr’s presentation dispels the belief that anti-Semitism came out of Hollywood and focuses thought on how anti-Semitism was directed toward Hollywood. With both increasing political instability and the resurgence of organized hate groups in the U.S., anti-Semitic allegations of Jewish control over the media today remain poised to regain mainstream traction. You will not want to miss this timely Zoom discussion and Q & A. Please join us for this free Zoom presentation on: Thursday, March 11 from 7:00-8:30 p.m.Read More

TBS Literacy Society Meeting 3-15-2021

The TBS Literacy Society is scheduled to “meet” via Zoom on Monday, March 15th at 1:00 p.m. to review the book The Book of Lost Friends by Lisa Wingate via Zoom. Please contact the Shirley at bookclub@seashul.org or call the Temple Office at (609) 266-0403  if you need additional information on joining this engaging conversation!

TBS Adult Education: Seth Kibel – 2/4 and 2/18/21

Temple Beth Shalom, Brigantine, proudly presents Seth Kibel, a talented, knowledgeable, entertaining artist who specializes in Jewish music, both as lecturer and as a talented musician.   Seth combines both of these talents as he presents the following 2 solo lecture presentations: Thursday, February 4th – Klezmer: American Music – 7:00 p.m. An exciting presentation that traces the history and evolution of Klezmer Music from the Old World up to the present day and modern Klezmer revival.  Klezmer music which literally means “tool of song” in Yiddish, is the secular folk music of the Jews of Central and Eastern Europe. Read More

Hebrew Reading Course – Level 1 (beg. 2/3/21)

Temple Beth Shalom, Brigantine presents another Hebrew Reading Course–Level 1. This course is sponsored by the National Jewish Outreach Program.  Temple Beth Shalom member, Bernie Rosenberg, will conduct the course using the Zoom platform.   All materials for this fun and no-stress 8-week class will be provided at no cost.  Access to online review sessions will also be available to strengthen letter recognition and understanding. When:  Wednesdays from 7:00 to 8:15 p.m. February 3, 10, 17 and 24 March 3, 10, 17 and 24 If you always wanted to read Hebrew, follow Hebrew prayers, or would like to refresh yourRead More