Happenings

TBS Sunset Cruise – Sunday, August 29, 2021

Please join Temple Beth Shalom, Brigantine for a relaxing sunset adult only cruise on the back bays of Atlantic City on Sunday, August 29 from 7:30-9:30 pm. Our cruise ship departs from Historic Gardner’s Basin, 800 N. New Hampshire Avenue, Atlantic City (boat boarding begins at 7:15  pm).  Water and light snacks will be provided.  A cash bar is also available on the boat!  Please feel free to invite your friends. $25 per person TBS member; $30 per person TBS non-member Space is limited:  Drop off (or mail your check) to the Temple Office no later than August 15th alongRead More

TBS Literacy Society Meeting July 12, 2021

The TBS Literacy Society is scheduled to “meet” via Zoom on Monday, July 12th at 1:00 p.m. to review the book Hamnet by Maggie O’Farrell  via Zoom. Please contact the Temple Office at (609) 266-0403  or email adulted@seashul.org if you need additional information on joining this engaging conversation!

TBS Children’s Bingo Returns July 8, 15, 22, and 29

Temple Beth Shalom is thrilled to announce the return of Children’s Bingo to Brigantine on July 8, 15, 22, 29 from 7-8 pm via Zoom for children of TBS Members and their families as well as Brigantine residents (up to age 12).   Don’t miss the opportunity for your child (or grandchild) to participate in Bingo and win loads of prizes.  It’s the same game…but played a little differently on Zoom.  All you need is an Internet enabled device with access to Zoom! An Information Sheet will be provided that explains all you need to know for your child to participate.Read More

TBS Adult Education: Re-Envisioning the Middle East Eco System: Desert Ecology and Environmental Diplomacy – 6-6-21

For a quarter of a century, the Arava Institute for Environmental Studies located on Kibbutz Ketura along the Israeli-Jordanian border has been bringing Israeli, Jordanian, Palestinian, Moroccan and other international college-age students to study and live together, while training to become future environmental leaders. The Institute’s motto is “Nature Knows No Borders.”  The Institute’s most recent initiative is in the field of Environmental Diplomacy. This session, presented by Rabbi Michael M. Cohen, Director of Community Relations, will explore the academic and cross-border research branches of the Institute along with its Track II Environmental activities. Pleased join this free program sponsored byRead More

TBS Literacy Society Meeting 6-7-2021

The TBS Literacy Society is scheduled to “meet” via Zoom on Monday, June 7th at 1:00 p.m. to review the book Honolulu by Alan Brennert via Zoom. Please contact the Temple Office at (609) 266-0403  or email adulted@seashul.org if you need additional information on joining this engaging conversation!

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: The Jewish Community of Mosul: Two Historians’ Perspectives – 5-23-21

Temple Beth Shalom is thrilled to offer the following adult education session to our congregants and to all those interested from the community-at-large: The Jewish Community of Mosul: Two Historians’ Perspectives.  Omar Mohammed and Dr. Arthur Goldschmidt, two distinguished scholars of history will team up to offer a special program about Omar Mohammed’s work to document events in Mosul, Iraq, under the occupation of the Islamic State (aka ISIS), providing citizens of Mosul, the diaspora, and the international community vital information and evidence of Islamic State atrocities. On Sunday, May 23rd from 2-3:00 pm, Omar will Zoom in from ParisRead More

TBS Adult Education: The Quakers as Standard-Bearers – 5-26-21

Please join Temple Beth Shalom, Brigantine, to welcome Bob Holden, a multigenerational Quaker, to learn more about the Quakers’ efforts to ameliorate world problems like hunger and homelessness and bring peace to troubled areas of the world. Bob will also focus the discussion on the Quakers’ activities after World War One, the formation of the AFSC in 1917, and undertakings to assuage Nazi efforts to persecute Jews and other minority groups before World War II. All are welcome to join us for this free program via Zoom on Wednesday, May 26th, from 7:00-8:30 p.m. RSVP to https://bit.ly/2Zr7aTd  (by 5/24/2021- noRead 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