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Friday Evening Shabbat Worship

There are 3 options to join us for Shabbat services: In-person with limited attendance (RSVP required) or virtually via the Beth Or Livestream site or Facebook Live. Click the images below to access your choice.                        

                                                                                       

Beth Or During COVID-19

We continue to follow the guidance of our congregational COVID-19 task force and PA government health & safety guidelines. Please read your Beth Or emails and refer to the web calendar for worship updates, program details and participation links. Yahrzeit notices are currently being sent out by email. Please check your inbox for notification.

Helpful Links:

Beth Or Facebook Page (Friday night Shabbat services, upcoming events, timely communications & more)

Web Calendar (event details & participation links)

Beth Or Instagram (make sure to follow our page)

Beth Or Livestream Site (Friday night Shabbat services; Saturday 11am Shabbat services with B'nai Mitzvah; Holiday services) 

House of Mourning (Funeral/Shiva/Yahrzeit Prayers & Readings, on-line prayer book, donations & memorials) 

Beth Or Shuk (virtual Marketplace) - Find special offers, products & services. Shop our on-line marketplace where we connect our community to help support the businesses of Beth Or members. Learn more here.

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What's Happening at Beth Or

WednesdayWed, 29 SepSeptember, 2021

 
 
Brotherhood Meeting

Wednesday, Sep 29th 6:00pJoin us for Brotherhood's monthly meeting, in-person at Beth Or. Dinner at 6pm and meeting at 7pm under the tent on the Lakeside Terrace. Please email bethorbromembership@gmail.com to let us know you're coming so we are sure to have enough food.

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WednesdayWed, 29 SepSeptember, 2021

 
 
Sisterhood Bingo

Wednesday, Sep 29th 6:45pJoin Sisterhood for virtual Bingo! Play begins at 7pm. There is no charge to participate but must RSVP to Ellen Mirbach by 9/27. Once you RSVP you will get a confirmation email with the Zoom link and Bingo cards to download. Click for more details and RSVP link.

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SundaySun, 3 OctOctober, 2021

 
 
K-2 Gaga & Games

Sunday, Oct 3rd 11:00a to 1:00pJoin your Beth Or friends to kick off our year of Youth Events! Individual pizza lunches will be served. This event is outdoors, rain or shine. RSVP by 9/29. Click to RSVP.

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FridayFri, 8 OctOctober, 2021

Art Opening with Artist - Lee Muslin

Friday, Oct 8th (All day)Meet Artist Lee Muslin and view the exhibition of her artwork in the Olitzky Art Gallery following tonight's Shabbat worship service.

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MondayMon, 27 SepSeptember, 2021

 
 
Erev Simchat Torah Worship and Consecration

Monday, Sep 27th 6:30pThis service and consecration of our students will take place outdoors, under the tent on the Lakeside Terrace. Advance RSVP to Aaron Nielsenshultz, aaron@bethor.org, is required. The service will also be available to watch virtually. Click for livestream link.

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MondayMon, 27 SepSeptember, 2021

 
 
Israeli Dancing with RAK-DAN

Monday, Sep 27th 7:15pIsraeli dancing will begin, outdoors on the Lakeside Terrace, at the conclusion of the Erev Simchat Torah service and Consecration.

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TuesdayTue, 28 SepSeptember, 2021

 
 
Simchat Torah Worship & Yizkor followed by Brunch

Tuesday, Sep 28th 9:00aIn-person attendance for this service is limited to 60 people with advance RSVP to Barbara Murtha, bmurtha@bethor.org. If you are staying for an outdoor boxed brunch following services, RSVP deadline is 9/23. The service is available to watch virtually on the Beth Or Livestream site. Click for livestream link and to download the Book of Remembrance.

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FridayFri, 1 OctOctober, 2021

 
 
Family Shabbat Worship

Friday, Oct 1st 6:30pJoin us for a ruach-filled outdoor service on the Lakeside Terrace. RSVP to Barbara Murtha, bmurtha@bethor.org.

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FridayFri, 1 OctOctober, 2021
SaturdaySat, 2 OctOctober, 2021

 
 
Torah Study

Shabbat, Oct 2nd 9:30a to 10:30aThe clergy lead a study of Midrash related to the weekly Torah portion. Join your long-standing friends and make new ones every Shabbat morning over traditional texts. Together we share our lives' journeys and discover the depth of our tradition. (9:30am - 10:30am). Torah Study will take place in person at Beth Or and also on Zoom for those who prefer to participate remotely. Click for Zoom link.

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SundaySun, 3 OctOctober, 2021

 
 
Adult Confirmation Class

Sunday, Oct 3rd 12:00p to 2:00p

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MondayMon, 4 OctOctober, 2021

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Inclement Weather Announcement

Friday, September 3, 2021: The Beth Or office and CECE are closed today due to continued power outage. Please join us on Facebook Live tonight for Family Shabbat services with Rabbi Marx at 6:30pm and Kabbalat Shabbat service with Cantor & Lori Green at 7:30pm.

Mon, September 27 2021 21 Tishrei 5782