Ahoy Vey! Yo Ho Ho & a Bottle of Schmaltz

7-9 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 7, 2015

Heiner Theatre, Whatcom Community College
$15 per person

  Mentshn Pirates 1 300 Join the fun as songs pirated from across the seas are sung by Millie & the Mentshn during the premiere of this new show, which includes music in Ladino (ancient Spanish), Yiddish, Hebrew, and English, with translations in the program notes. Read more about the show, and other new building fundraisers, on our New Building Fundraiser page.

   Concert tickets are $15 per person and go toward our new building fund. Purchase tickets online here. For more information contact Sabrina Freeman at fundraising@bethisraelbellingham.org



November 4-8 in Orlando, Florida 

Join Rabbi Samuels in Orlando this November! The URJ Biennial is where Reform congregational leaders gather to learn, pray, share ideas, hear from inspiring guest speakers, and network. This year it will bring together 5,000 Reform Jews to strengthen congregational life, celebrate with friends, and explore the most pressing issues of the day.
Learn more about Biennial 2015 and register online here.

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Board Information

Board Meeting Agenda September 8, 2015

The Executive Committee of the Board of Directors will meet next at 5 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2015. The Executive Committee sets the agenda for regular Board of Director's meetings. The next regular Board Meeting will be at 7 p.m. Tuesday, October 13, 2015 in the social hall

Please direct any suggested topics for board meetings to Executive Committee members: President Dan Ohms, Vice Presidents Marcia Lippman and Katie Edelstein, Treasurer Terri Weiner, Secretary Lynn Korner, and Rabbi Joshua Samuels, ex-officio.

Upcoming Events


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10.11.2015 9:00 am - 11:00 am


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10.13.2015 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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