TBE Shabbat Dinners

Shabbat Service, Dinner and Program* with Maura Connelly, former US Ambassador to Lebanon
Friday, February 8, 6:00 pm

Ambassador Connelly was, until her recent retirement, a career member of the US Senior Foreign Service. She served as the US Ambassador to the Republic of Lebanon and prior to that, had postings throughout the Middle East including Jerusalem, Damascus and Amman. Ambassador Connelly will share her insights on the turmoil in the Middle East as well as prospects for peace

*You do not need to attend dinner to join us at 8:00 pm







Mental Health Awareness Shabbat Service, Dinner & Concert
Friday, February 15, 6:00 pm

The TBE Mental Health Initiative presents a concert by the Me2/Orchestra following a Shabbat service and community dinner. The Me2/Orchestra is comprised of musicians coping with, treating, or caring for loved ones with mental health challenges. February is Jewish Disabilities Awareness and Inclusion month. The concert is co-sponsored by the CJP Ruderman Synagogue Inclusion Project. Learn more about the concert  > You do not need to attend dinner to enjoy the concert at 8:15 pm.



TBElle 5th Year Anniversary Services & Shabbat Dinner
Friday, March 29, 6:00 pm

Our congregant led TBElle program is celebrating five years of community learning!  Join us as we reminisce over the past five years and honor those who have participated to make this a favorite TBE program.


Questions: Lynn Burke, [email protected]







REVIVAL Shabbat Dinner & Show* 
Friday, April 26

REVIVAL is a spiritual folk-rock show that speaks to urgent moral issues of our day. It features original story-driven music by Kristen Plylar-Moore performed by a small ensemble of singers and instrumentalists. Rooted largely in Hebrew biblical texts, the music expresses themes of love and justice, and envisions a world grounded in compassion and dignity for everyone. REVIVAL has been performed in venues around NYC, and an album of the show’s music (2018) has garnered notable coverage in both press and radio.

*You do not need to attend dinner to enjoy the 8:00 pm show. Learn more about the show.





ADL Shabbat Service & Dinner with Regional Director Robert Trestan
Friday, May 17, 6:00 pm

Join us to hear from Anti-Defamation League Regional Director Robert Trestan to learn about the increase in Anti-Semitism and how the ADL is working locally and nationally to combat it.