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High Holy Days 5777/2016

Click here for schedule and more information.
Guests, please complete the online form here.

Sign Language Interpretation  This year ASL interpreting will only be provided upon request. Please contact the office by September 19th if you would like interpretation at an upcoming service or event. We will do our best accommodate late requests. 

Rosh Hashanah & Yom Kippur Evening Services, Shofar Service on First Day and Yizkor on Yom Kippur will be streamed live. Check our YouTube channel here.

The TBI Brotherhood is hosting the annual honey fundraiser. Give your friends at TBI a gift of delicious, locally-produced honey and wish them a sweet new year. Deadline: Thursday Sep 29, 2016. Order here.

Childcare registration

Thanks to generous donations, we are able to offer complimentary child care this year!

However, in order for us to plan and provide appropriate care, advance registration is required.  Deadline is September 28th for Child Care reservations. Please register here.

Visit the Community Education Page for details on upcoming events including:  Transgender Panel, High Holiday Preparations, Reading with the Rabbi, lectures, films, and more.


September 28, 7:30pmBeyond the Closing of the Gates: The Fruits of the High Holiday Season

Often, Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur can be so intense that the subsequent holidays don't get our attention. Come to this session to learn how to use the High Holidays to build momentum that lasts through Sukkot and Simchat Torah.

Honoring Our Ancestors, High Holidays Exhibit Coming Soon!

Temple Beth Israel is evaluating our membership policies using a Values Based decision making process. To learn more about this very important process, including how to get involved. Please visit the Membership Policy web page. The task force is also looking for some feedback from the community. All can take a short survey here.

Check out our Archive of divrei Torah here. Rabbi Ruhi Sophia's most recent offering on Mattot-Masei and Black Lives Matter is now available.

Now enrolling for  2016 - 17 Register HERE

Regular classes:

Wednesdays  October 19-May 10 (breaks for winter/spring and holidays) 

6:30pm-7:30pm  Purposes of Jewish Living with Dolfy Freinquel

7:45pm-8:45pm  Rhythms of Jewish Living with Rabbi Jacob Siegel

More information HERE.

The congregational meeting in May included votes on the budget and bylaws and reports from Rabbi Ruhi Sophia and the Israel Task Force, Membership Task Force and Tikkun Olam Task Force. The minutes may be viewed here.



More information HERE. 


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

You may view past issues of the weekly email here.

Check us out on YouTube! You can find the High Holiday services, 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

TBI is pleased 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).

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