Join members of the Jewish Community for the annual Jewish Heritage Night at PNC Park.

Wednesday, August 21 vs. Nationals – 7:05 p.m. This is a great opportunity to catch up with old friends and meet some more! Each game ticket purchased will include a limited edition “Pittsburgh Strong” Hebrew T-Shirt. We’re excited to bring back an optional pregame Kosher Meal in the Picnic Park. This is specially priced at Read More…

Immigrant Detention Centers

The Following is sourced from the United Synagogue of Conservative Judaism (USCJ) https://www.rabbinicalassembly.org/story/conservativemasorti-movement-expresses-anger-immigrant-detention-centers Conservative/Masorti Movement Expresses Anger at Immigrant Detention Centers Posted on: Tuesday June 25, 2019 The Conservative/Masorti movement of Judaism expressed intense anger today at the status of immigrant detention in the United States, particularly reports of children being held in inhumane conditions and Read More…

Wholly Holy: Exploring Faith, Practice, and Belonging in Judaism and Christianity

A series about Jewish and Christian lifecycle events and why we do them the way we do. A partnership between the Episcopal Diocese of Pittsburgh and Congregation Beth Shalom Wednesdays at 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. in the Eisner Commons Congregation Beth Shalom, 5915 Beacon Street, PGH, PA 15127 July 3: Birth & Initiation Rite Read More…

Derekh Introduction to Judaism Part 3

Derekh Introduction to Judaism | July 7 – August 11, 2019 from 2 pm to 4 pm at Congregation Beth Shalom. We invite you to this non-denominational class! This six week course will cover an overview of Love and Sex, lifecycles from Birth to Death, the Holocaust, Israel, and the Jewish mission to heal the Read More…

Scholar in Residence with Noam Sienna

Noam Sienna is a Jewish educator, artist, and doctoral candidate in Jewish History and Museum Studies at the University of Minnesota. Noam is the author of A Rainbow Thread: An Anthology of Queer Jewish Texts From the First Century to 1969, a collection of over 100 sources on the intersection of Jewish and queer identities. Read More…

International Seminar for Halakhic Study: Digital Minyans

Sunday, June 9, 2019 | 12:45 p.m. The purpose of the International Seminar for Halakhic Study is designed to generate energy and excitement around the Conservative/Masorti halakhic process that defines our movement’s approach to Torah. This event is free and open to the public!

Pride Shabbat!

Saturday, June 8, 2019 | 9:30 a.m. All are welcome at the 5th annual Pride Shabbat. This year we welcome Jake Goodman as guest speaker in honor of Pride Month. Join us for services beginning at 9:30 a.m. Jake participates in Keshet training to support Jewish educators, clergy, program staff, camp professionals, youth and lay Read More…

A Journey of Strength

Saturday, June 1, 2019 | 12:45 p.m. Join Barbara Stock for a Shabbat Shi’ur as she discusses her book Anything Is Possible: A Child’s Journey to America and Hope. The book tells the story of Sarah, a young girl in Czarist Russia, and her journey to America, and her struggle to find a home in Read More…

Thursday Evenings in My Garden

Memorial Day through Labor Day | 6:30 – 8:00 p.m. EVERYDAY SPIRITUALITY FOR HEALING, GROWTH, CREATIVITY AND INNOVATION Join us weekly for casual conversation and exploration! Come once or come weekly, friends are welcome! Please check our websites for location and confirmation of upcoming dates! DEBORAH A. BARON, COACH Executive, Leadership, Life, Transformative deborah@deborahbaron.com www.deborahbaron.com Read More…

Strategic Plan Community Conversation

Thursday, May 16 at 6:30 p.m. | Samuel & Minnie Hyman Ballroom Light refreshments will be served. Have you been a member of Beth Shalom for 5 years or less? We’d like your help gathering information about synagogue life to help us pinpoint areas of focus for our Strategic Plan. To RSVP call 412-421-2288 or Read More…