• Welcome to the Culture and Learning Center at B'nai Shalom.
  • For members of B'nai Shalom and the broader community.
  • Study Jewish history, text and traditions; explore arts and ideas; reflect on our lives, Israel, and the world we live in.
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Our Upcoming Events...


2020 Post-Election Analysis

Sun • Nov 08, 2020 • 7:00 pm

We may not know the official results of the 2020 races by November 8, given the likelihood of millions of ballots cast by mail. But, preliminary results will surely be greeted with intense emotion on both sides.


Operation Exodus

Sun • Nov 15, 2020 • 2:00 pm

Hope was all Naftali Aklum's older brother Ferede had when he left Ethiopia and trekked through perilous deserts to reach Sudan. There he wrote a letter that eventually reached Prime Minister Menachem Begin, setting in motion the secret 1984 airlift of 8,000 Ethiopian Jes -- Operation Moses.


Before You Go

Sun • Nov 22, 2020 • 10:30 am

If we're lucky, we will face decline and death with some measure of control, able to make choices about our care. Bit these decisions are tough in the moment, and leaving them to loved ones imposes a heavy burden.