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Sign up for the Temple Beth Israel weekly E-Newsletter here.

Due to the extreme hot weather forecast we are moving Shabbat in the Park on July 31st indoors to TBI.
Come enjoy the cool, air-conditioned space!
5:30pm Bring your vegetarian picnic to the social hall – we’ll have cold lemonade and ice!
6:30pm Short, musical service in the sanctuary (A/C provided!)
Meet & Greet Rabbi Ruhi Sophia following services.
Next Shabbat in the Park is August 28th

Welcome Rabbi Ruhi Sophia Motzkin Rubenstein, TBI's new Rabbi! Rabbi Ruhi Sophia recently graduated from the Reconstructionist Rabbinical College. You can watch a video of the ceremony here. Oregon Jewish Life Magazine published a wonderful article about Rabbi Ruhi Sophia's arrival to TBI.
The article Rabbi Ruhi Sophia wrote for TBI's July/August newsletter is here.

Temple Beth Israel will host several opportunities to meet and get to know our new Rabbi:

July 17th at 7:30 pm Rabbi Ruhi Sophia's first Erev Shabbat Service at TBI
July 24th at 6:30 pm Tot Shabbat Meet & Greet
July 24th at 7:30 pm Erev Shabbat service followed by Meet & Greet Oneg
July 31st at 5:30 pm  Meet & Greet at Shabbat in the Park - Alton Baker Park
August 16th at 12:00 pm Meet & Greet picnic in the park at Tugman Park
August 19th at 11:30 am Senior Brunch Meet and Greet at TBI (RSVP for brunch required - contact the office)
August 28th at 5:30 pm Meet & Greet at Shabbat in the Park - Alton Baker Park
August 30th at 5:30 pm Meet & Greet Potluck Dinner at TBI
September 5 at 7:00pm Dessert Potluck and Meet & Greet at TBI (before S'lichot)

Habitat for Humanity Interfaith Build 

TBI is joining with other local congregations to build a house for the Martinez family. If you would like to receive more information and updates on TBI's involvement in this build, please sign up on our email list. Building skills are not necessary. Anyone over 16 years of age is welcome.

Ever tried to explain reconstructionism? Watch the RRC's 2015 Annual Report video.

Check us out on YouTube! You can find The Purim Shpiel, This American Jewish Life talks by TBI members, and more. Full HD videos and live streaming where available. https://www.youtube.com/user/tbieugene

Sign up for the Temple Beth Israel weekly E-Newsletter here.

TBI is very excited to partner with Learn Hebrew Pod to offer FREE Online Hebrew Learning.  Through this special partnership you can receive a FREE trial, and special pricing on additional courses. More information, here. 


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Temple Beth Israel is the Center for Jewish Life in Eugene, embracing traditional wisdom with contemporary insight.

We promote the spiritual, educational, and social well-being of our members, the Jewish people of Lane County, and the larger community.  TBI is a member of the Jewish Reconstructionist Communities and of the Community of Welcoming Congregations (CWC).

We welcome people of all Jewish backgrounds, interfaith families and people exploring Judaism.  Whether you are religious, cultural, atheist, agnostic or searching, there is a place for you at TBI!

Temple Beth Israel
1175 E. 29th Ave.
Eugene, OR 97403


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