Beth El is a pluralistic and diverse congregation welcoming all who wish to enjoy an enriching experience through spiritual growth, observances, and mitzvoth. We seek to create a Kehilla, a Jewish village, molding responsible citizens of our local communities and the larger world.
Join us as we hear from Lauren Belfer, author of "And After the Fire," a novel that swells with life's and literature's greatest themes: love and death, family and faith, and the darkness of loss. Lauren will share with us tales of the real people and places behind the story. Books will be available for purchase and signing. Light refreshments will be served.Find out more »
Join us as we hear from Peter Hayes, author of "Why? Explaining the Holocaust," a book that responds to the questions he has been most frequently asked by students over the decades. Hayes brings a wealth of scholarly research and experience to bear on conventional, popular views of history, challenging some of the most prominent recent interpretations.Find out more »
Join us as we hear from David Kramer, author of "United Nation: The Humanitarian Story of Israel." Kramer will take us on a journey of Israel's humanitarian efforts that began close to 69 years ago and continues unabated throughout the world today, as his book does. This book is a collection of over 40 stories, personal interviews, and press releases.Find out more »