Program Director

From the Program Director

We hope you had a wonderful summer and are ready for all the amazing programs we have planned for this year! This year brings the 30th Anniversary of Tiferet Bet Israel.  We will have many programs throughout the year celebrating this momentous occasion and we hope you will join us for many of the programs.  Details on our September programs can be found here and I have highlighted some of the programs you can expect to hear more about later! 

Once again, we are working in conjunction with Federation to have our annual High Holiday food drive. It will begin on Rosh Hashana and end on Monday, October 28th.  Please remember we are collecting Canned Beans: Kosher required; lower-salt preferred (legumes, chickpeas, etc.) Nut Butters: Kosher required; lower-salt preferred (peanut butter, almond butter, etc.) Canned Fish: Kosher required; (salmon, canned tuna, sardines, etc.).  Bags to be filled can be found on the tables in both the chapel and sanctuary lobbies and bins will be out to collect filled bags. 

Our Shulhouse Rock and Shulhouse Tots kicks off on September 13th at 6:15 for Shulhouse Tots and 7:30 for Shulhouse Rock.  Shabbat Sababa, Shabbat Nafshi and Shabbat with Strings Attached will be back again this year. 

Please join us on September 20th at 6:30pm for our 30th Reunion Cocktail Party. This is the for the first event celebrating our 30th year and we invite anyone who has been a member of Tiferet Bet Israel over the past 30 years to join us to celebrate and reminisce.   The first Shabbat Nafshi of the year will follow the program at 7:30pm.

Please join us for our Sukkot Chili Dinner on Sunday, October 13th at 5:00pm.  Services will follow at 6:00pm.  Cost is $12 per adult, $8 per child 12 and under with a family max of $36.  Reservations can be made by emailing me at [email protected] or calling 610-275-8797 x 144. 

We have many programs over the year commemorating this auspicious event from the Wister Quartet concert in October, to our Scholar in Residence, Stephen Berk in November, and of course our Annual Gala on February 29th

Mark your calendars and watch your email for more details on all the wonderful programs we have planned for this year! I look forward to seeing you at High Holiday Services and seeing you at many of the amazing programs we have during this very special year!

Looking forward to a wonderful 5780!

Shana Tova Umetukah,

Renee Strausberg, 610-275-8797, [email protected]