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WELCOME TO BETH EMETH ~ WE'VE GONE VIRTUAL!                  (Scroll down for more resources) 

  • Zoom Yoga with Megan Futterman

    Zoom Yoga with Megan Futterman Zoom Yoga with Megan Futterman Sun, April 5, 2020 @ 01:00 PM

    A yoga class in the comfort of your own home! Join our Zoom class - all levels are invited. Questions? Contact Deb Sokoler - Dsokoler@bethemethalbany.org (Program sponsored by Sisterhood) Click Here

  • Matzah Brei Demonstration with Chef Rob Dorkin via Zoom

    Matzh Brei Demonstration with Chef Rob Dorkin via Zoom Matzh Brei Demonstration with Chef Rob Dorkin via Zoom Sun, April 5, 2020 @ 07:30 PM

    Getting Ready for Passover? Enjoy a Matzah Brei Demonstration with our very own Brotherhood Chef - Rob Dorkin. Questions? Contact Deb Sokoler - dsokoler@bethemethalbany.org Click Here

  • "Virtual" Erev Shabbat Service

    "Virtual" Erev Shabbat Service Fri, April 10, 2020 @ 05:30 PM

    View our Shabbat Service via Livestream or watch it at a later time as it is also archived. Questions? Contact Deb Sokoler - dsokoler@bethemethalbany.org or 518 436-9761 x230 Click Here

  • Zoom Torah Study with Rabbinic Intern, Alexandra Stein

    Zoom Torah Study with Rabbinic Intern, Alexandra Stein Zoom Torah Study with Rabbinic Intern, Alexandra Stein Shabbat, April 11, 2020 @ 09:30 AM

    Join Rabbinic Intern, Alexandra Stein for Torah Study via Zoom. No experience necessary -- all welcome to our conversation! Questions? Contact Deb Sokoler - dsokoler@bethemethalbany.org Click Here

  • Yizokor Memorial Service

    Yizkor Memorial Service Yizkor Memorial Service Tue, April 14, 2020 @ 07:30 PM

    Please join us as we livestream our Yizkor Service. The service will also be archived for viewing at a later time. Questions? Contact Deb Sokoler - dsokoler@bethemethalbany.org or 518 436-9761 x230 (Festival Yizkor Services Musical Underwriting is in Memory of Bonnie & Jules Ostroff) Click Here

  • Dessert & Learn via with Rabbinic Intern, Alexandra Stein

    Dessert & Learn via with Rabbinic Intern, Alexandra Stein Dessert & Learn via with Rabbinic Intern, Alexandra Stein Thu, April 16, 2020 @ 07:30 PM

    Sisterhood invites ALL to share dessert time and interesting conversation with Alexandra Stein. Topic: Women's Reproductive Health Issues: A Reform Perspective - Looking Ahead for the Next Generation. Questions? Contact Deb Sokoler - dsokoler@bethemethalbany.org Click Here

  • "Virtual" Erev Shabbat Service

    "Virtual" Erev Shabbat Service Fri, April 17, 2020 @ 05:30 PM

    View our Shabbat Service via Livestream or watch it at a later time as it is also archived. Questions? Contact Deb Sokoler - dsokoler@bethemethalbany.org or 518 436-9761 x230 Click Here

  • Zoom Torah Study with Rabbi Shpeen

    Zoom Torah Study with Rabbi Shpeen Zoom Torah Study with Rabbi Shpeen Shabbat, April 18, 2020 @ 09:30 AM

    Join Rabbi Shpeen in a discussion about this week's Torah portion. No experience necessary - all welcome to join in the conversation. Questions? Call Deb Sokoler - dsokoler@bethemethalbany.org Click Here

  • "Virtual" Book Club Sponsored by Sisterhood

    "Virtual" Book Club Sponsored by Sisterhood Thu, April 23, 2020 @ 07:30 PM

    ALL are invited to join us for a relaxed conversation about the book - "The Floating Feldman's" by Elyssa Friedland. A light read to enjoy as we "isolate." You can order via Amazon. I Love Books in Delmar will be ordering some copies as well. E-mail them - ilovebooksdelmar@gmail.com and they will call you for your credit card and will arrange for curbside pick up. Questions? Contact Deb Sokoler - dsokoler@bethemethalbany.org Click Here

  • "Virtual" Erev Shabbat Service

    "Virtual" Erev Shabbat Service Fri, April 24, 2020 @ 05:30 PM

    View our Shabbat Service via Livestream or watch it at a later time as it is also archived. Questions? Contact Deb Sokoler - dsokoler@bethemethalbany.org or 518 436-9761 x230 Click Here

  • Zoom Torah Study with Rabbinic Intern, Alexandra Stein

    Zoom Torah Study with Rabbinic Intern, Alexandra Stein Zoom Torah Study with Rabbinic Intern, Alexandra Stein Shabbat, April 25, 2020 @ 09:30 AM

    Join Alexandra Stein in our study of the weekly Torah portion. No experience necessary - all welcome to join in the conversation! Questions? Contact Deb Sokoler - dsokoler@bethemethalbany.org Click Here

  • Torah Study with Rabbi Shpeen + Brunch sponsored by TRG

    Torah Study with Rabbi Shpeen + Brunch sponsored by TRG Torah Study with Rabbi Shpeen + Brunch sponsored by TRG Shabbat, May 9, 2020 @ 09:30 AM

    At 9:30 AM, join Rabbi Shpeen and members of our congregation and community as we study the weekly Torah portion. No prior knowledge of Torah, Hebrew or Judaism is necessary to participate. This program is free and open to the community. Brunch will be provided by TRG -- registration is required for the brunch. Click Here

  • Shabbat is Calling

    Shabbat is Calling Shabbat is Calling Thu, May 14, 2020 @ 08:30 PM

    Sisterhood's "live" online video conferencing program. Tonight's speaker will be Shara Siegfeld, Director of the Einhorn Center for Jewish Education. Topic: "Making the Shabbat D'var Torah Accessible." To register, contact Deb Sokoler - DSokoler@BethEmethAlbany.org or 518 436-9761 x230 Click Here

  • Chapter One Book Club

    Chapter One Book Club Chapter One Book Club Wed, May 20, 2020 @ 06:45 PM

    You do not have to be a Sisterhood member or a woman to join us!!! This month we will be discussing March & April's books - "Before We Were Yours," by Lisa Wingate & "The Skinny House," by Julie Seeley. Questions? Contact Nancy Lozman - nlozman1@gmail.com one day prior to each meeting. Click Here

  • Yizokor Memorial Service

    Yizkor Memorial Service Yizkor Memorial Service Fri, May 29, 2020 @ 10:45 AM

    Please join us as we livestream our Yizkor Service. The service will also be archived for viewing at a later time. Questions? Contact Deb Sokoler - dsokoler@bethemethalbany.org or 518 436-9761 x230 (Festival Yizkor Services Musical Underwriting is in Memory of Bonnie & Jules Ostroff) Click Here

 

Community & On Line Resources & How We Can Help Others

CHECK OUT PASSOVER RESOURCES - HOW TO CREATE A VIRTUAL SEDER; HAGGADOT, MUSIC; RECIPES  - CLICK HERE

RESOURCES - BOTH ON LINE AND IN OUR COMMUNITY:


 
JFS is open and supporting community needs. We are:​​​​​​
      * grocery shopping for older adults and those with underlying health conditions
      * connecting to essential doctors.  For grocery and essentials requests, to access rides for essential doctors’ visits or related support through           Project 5, please call us at 518.514.2143.
      * answering critical questions and
      * To speak with a Senior Resource Network specialist, please call 518.482.8856.
      * We are creating resource flyers on stress management, self-care, getting help, and more. They will be posted on our website and on                     Facebook (@JFSNENY).
      * WAIVING ALL FEES* for counseling and related mental and emotional health services until further notice. To access our clinicians at                 JFS, please call us at 518.482.8856 to schedule a telephone appointment 

        Comforting Songs for Difficult Times" - from Cantor Schechtman straight to your home! -
* "Modim" - CLICK HERE
* "May the One Who Makes Peace in the Heavens" by Cantor Benjie Ellen Schiller - CLICK HERE
* "Hashkiveinu/Let There Be Love" - CLICK HERE
* Imagine" - CLICK HERE
* "Elohai" - CLICK HERE

*On Line Learning Resources for Kids/Family's and Teens - CLICK HERE
  With the challenge of learning being restricted to home, our fabulous CBE teachers have been hard at work developing creative and fun lessons to keep our students engaged and connected.

*General On Line Resources
*
Can't Visit Israel?  Come on a Gorgeous Virtual Tour Instead! 
* Daily Quick Laugh with Rabbi Bob Alper 
Free Online Live Broadway Shows
* Harry Potter at Home!

The Georgia Aquarium Live Cameras
National Park Virtual Tours
*Museum Virtual Tours
* Experience the Tenement Museum in NYC from Home

*www.dorotusa.org (university without walls)
* 10 Spiritual Movies to Watch from the Omega Institute
* How to Create a Meaningful Shabbat Experience - suggestions from the URJ
* Play Mah Jongg On line:  Real Mah Jongg (free trial & then $5.99/month); or My Mah Jongg.Net

HOW WE CAN HELP OTHERS:
* Young and healthy people are needed to help prepare & hand out take out meals for the CBE SOUP KITCHEN, 
   CLICK HERE to sign up.  Questions? Contact Abby Nash
JEWISH FAMILY SERVICE  - Seeking young volunteers with access to a car to help people in need - CLICK HERE
* BLOOD DONATIONS needed:  CLICK HERE to identify a location & to register to donate blood.
* Donate to the Food Pantries of the Capital District - CLICK HERE

* Residents of Daughters of Sarah & Massry Residences are quite isolated at this time.  Consider sending cards to people you know 
  who reside there OR just make fun cards/decorations to send to residents.  If sending to The Massry Residence - the address is The Massry          Residence, 182 Washington Avenue Extension, Albany, NY 12203, and should be addressed to the resident involved or the Massry Residence          Activities Director.  OR be a penpal to Massry Residence residents.  The Massry Residence residents would also love to be set up with pen pals.      If you reach out to Sharon Rosenblum at 518-724-3404 or rosenblums@dossc.orgrosenblums@dossc.org> , she will be able to                   recommend specific residents who would participate.

Our Beth Emeth

Learning

Learning at Beth Emeth is a life-long endeavor. From our toddlers to adult learners, we provide a wide range of opportunities to explore Jewish practice/tradition

Worship

Shabbat Services are held each Friday evening. Check calendar for Saturday morning service schedule.

Community

Join in Jewish Community events throughout the Capital District.

Social Action

The Social Action Network seeks to assist you to learn about and engage in social action and social justice.

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