Sex, Magic, & Medicine in the Ancient World
Scholar in Residence Dr. Sharon Keller Ph.D. in Bible and the Ancient Near East
Friday, August 18 – Sunday, August 20, 2017
Please see schedule below for times
Congregation Beth Shalom
Friday, Aug. 18, 2017
6:00 pm: Evening Services
7:00 pm: Congregational Dinner
8:15 pm: “She Set Her Sights Upon Him: A Case of Harassment?
Saturday, Aug. 19, 2017
9:30 am: Shabbat Morning Service
Devar Torah, Dr. Sharon Keller and Rabbi Seth Adelson
12:00 pm: Kiddush Luncheon
1:00 pm: “Blessings and Curses, A Little Magic Never Hurt”
Special thanks to our sponsors: Siegel, Mandel & Cohen Endowment Fund, The Betsy & Alan Kanarak Shabbat Alive Endowment Fund, and Beth Shalom’s Men’s Club, Sisterhood, and Sponsors.
Beth Shalom Goes to Bach, Beethoven, and Brunch
Sunday, July 30 and Sunday, August 6, 2017
10:30 am – 12 pm
Mellon Park, corner of Shady and Fifth
Sit with your fellow Beth Shalom community members as we enjoy the variety of music at the City of Pittsburgh hosted event: Bach, Beethoven, and Brunch. Good for all ages!
Look for the Beth Shalom sign!
Sunday, August 6, 2017
Congregation Beth Shalom | 10:30 am
Beth Shalom’s Adult Education Committee invites you to join us on Sunday, August 6 at 10:30 a.m. for an interactive role-playing experience about the woman-led Rosenstrasse Protest in Nazi Germany. Presented by Jessica Hammer, Assistant Professor at Carnegie Mellon University’s Human-Computer Interaction Institute and Entertainment Technology Center.
No prior experience with role-playing games is needed, and all are welcome!
Contact Chris Hall at email@example.com or 646.468.6032 to register now!
Summer Sources Learning Series
Wednesday, July 5 – August 2, 2017
Weekly, Wednesdays at 9:00 – 10:00 am
Community Day School
Continue your learning with this partnership between Community Day School and Congregation Beth Shalom’s new Derekh program.
Rabbi Jeremy Markiz will be teaching the Summer Sources Learning Series at CDS beginning Wednesday, July 5th through Wednesday, August 2 from 9:00 – 10:00 a.m. During this five-week series, we will explore Jewish values through reading the Torah. Bring your excitement and your curiosity! There is no previous knowledge necessary.
Come for one class or all remaining ones!
EACH CLASS IS ONLY $5
(payable at the time of the class)
The classes will meet at the picnic tables outside CDS!
For questions or more information, please contact Rabbi Markiz at firstname.lastname@example.org
Call our receptionist at 412.421.2288 x114 for information and reservations.