Events Upcoming

 You can always check the calendar, but here we give you a cornucopia of activities at Beth Shalom for the next few weeks.

Remember, for all Youth Events go to the Youth Department Page!


Coffee with the Cantor

Wednesdays at 11:00 a.m. | Lehman Center Last for the season, December 19th! Returns on January 23, 2019! Come and participate in “Coffee with the Cantor” – a stimulating discussion group led by our Executive Director, Hazzan (Cantor) Rob Menes. This Year’s Topic: Jewish Influence in the Secular World Last year we

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Beth Shalom Speaker Series 5779

A series of talks by four authors from across the country made available through the Jewish Book Council. Idra Novey, Those Who Knew – Sunday, March 24th Jonathan Weisman, (((Semitism))): Being Jewish in America in the Age of Trump – Wednesday, May 15th For more information on the Beth Shalom Speaker Series,

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Purim Activities 5779

Wednesday, March 20 – Thursday, March 21, 2019 Power Up with Purim Fun at Congregation Beth Shalom! Wednesday, March 20, 2019 • 5:45 p.m. – Food for Kids (RSVP Required) Samuel & Minnie Hyman Ballroom • 6:30 p.m. – Surprise Musical Treat! Faye Rubenstein Weiss Sanctuary • 7:00 p.m. –

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Men’s Club Shabbat

Saturday, March 30, 2019 – 23 Adar II 5779, at 9:15 a.m. As President and CEO, Paul Siefken ensures that Fred Rogers Productions presents the very best in educational children’s media on broadcast and digital platforms — and beyond. Before joining Fred Rogers Productions in 2013, Siefken spent nearly ten

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Lunch and Learn – April 2019

April’s Topic: “Homosexuality, Human Dignity, and Halakhah””” 2/2/2019 | 12:00 p.m. at Downtown Pittsburgh 2/9/2019 | 12:00 p.m. at Congregation Beth Shalom Ever wonder why you don’t have to park three blocks away from a Conservative synagogue on Shabbat? Or whether your rabbi can marry a gay couple? The Rabbinical

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Sisterhood Torah Fund Brunch

Sunday, April 7, 2019 | 10:00 a.m. Congregation Beth Shalom’s Sisterhood 2019 Torah Fund Brunch will be honoring Benita “Bunny” Morris. Bunny is a lifetime Board Member, has served on numerous committees, and she and her family have been with the shul for generations. Bunny, a native Pittsburgher, taught Health

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Pre-Passover Pizza Dinner 5779

Thursday, April 18th, 2019 | 6:00 pm Congregation Beth Shalom invites you to a Pre-Passover Pizza Dinner! Sponsored by the Beth Shalom Men’s Club. We look forward to seeing you there as we say goodbye to hametz! Adults: $11.00 Children (3-12): $7.00 Children (2 and under): Free Family: $20.00 NO ADMISSION WITHOUT

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Communal 2nd Seder 5779

Because We Were Strangers in Egypt Saturday, April 20th, 2019 | 6:00 pm “Because you were strangers in Egypt” (Ex. 22:20) – one tradition teaches that the Torah exhorts us no less than 36 times not to mistreat the sojourner among us, because we know what it means to be

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