TBE Shabbat Dinners

Upcoming Events

Yom Ha'atzmaut (Israeli Independence Day)
Celebrate Israel at 70!

Friday, April 20

6:00 pm
Join us for Shabbat Service with Consulate General of Israel to New England, Yehudah Yaakov and a special blessing to everyone turning 70 in 2018. 

Be sure to dress in blue and white - it's Blue and White Shabbat! 


7:15 pm
Shabbat Dinner

Dinner resevations are closed.  Please contact Susan Karon, [email protected] or 781.235.8419.


8:00 pm
Cantors in Concert

Cantors Sufrin & Zell Celebrate Israel in Song with the TBE Choir. All are welcome to the concert, free of charge.  You do not need to attend dinner or RSVP to join us for the concert.


More about Consul General Yehuda Yaakov

Yehuda Yaakov has been the Consul General of Israel to New England since February 2014. He has focused largely on strengthening values-driven partnerships between Israel and New England in the areas of business, academia and social justice. He is also involved in regionally-based coexistence projects. 

Consul General Yaakov has spent most of his diplomatic career on issues pertinent to Israel’s security. This experience has included heading the Israeli Foreign Ministry’s department for non-conventional weapons prevention (2004-2007), as well as establishing and running the homeland security and counter-terrorism unit (2001-2004).  In 2012, he received the Ministry's award for excellence for his work on the Iranian crisis. Continue reading...





TBE Shabbat Service and Dinner Honoring All Ma'asim Tovim Students
Friday, May 18, 6:00 pm
A Life Changing Friendship: Nosh For NEADS, a Ma'asim Tovim Group

Hear from Jessica Kensy & Patrick Downes, injured during the Boston Marathon bombing, and their service dog, Rescue. Inspired by the Ma’asim Tovim work of TBE 6th graders to support the non-profit—National Education for Assistance Dog Service (NEADS) World Class Service Dogs—two Boston-marathon bombing survivors and their dog Rescue, trained by NEADS, will share their story with our community during Shabbat services. During services we will also honor the work of all our Ma’asim Tovim students. Following services stay for a special Shabbat dinner to hear more from Jessica & Patrick about their story and meet rescue.

Contact Jolie Helmbrecht with questions, [email protected].

Learn more about NEADS. Click here to read a press release about Jessica and Patrick's story.

Learn more about Ma'asim Tovim.












"Rescue and Jessica: A Life-Changing Friendship", based on a real life partnership, this heartening story of the love and teamwork between a girl and her service dog