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Beth Emet is a diverse, multigenerational Reform community with a dynamic approach to Judaism. Our congregation seeks to create a spiritually vibrant, socially conscious, intellectually challenging, and deeply caring environment firmly rooted in Jewish tradition and values.

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The month of Elul encourages reflection, rejuvenation, and renewal, offering us opportunities to prepare ourselves for the High Holidays. Prepare by attending one (or all!) of our special Elul programs. 


Could I Do Better? A Look at How Awareness of Middot (character development) Can Enhance Personal Growth
Thursday, August 23 at 7:30 p.m. (at Beth Emet)
Tikkun Middot, or character development, is designed to help you turn inward to become a more compassionate, aware, and a better self. Enjoy a taste of middot with fellow congregants, Barbara Stock, Dan Kaplan, Suzanne Coffey and staff, Kathy Kaberon and Marci Dickman, for some meditation, study, and introspective conversation.

Elul: High Holiday Prayers
with Bluma Stoller
Tuesday, August 28 at 7:15 p.m. (at Beth Emet)
In this introduction to the machzor, we will review the structure and traditions of Rosh HaShanah and Yom Kipppur prayers. Please bring your own Mishkan HaNefesh machzor if you have them. 

The Best Seat in the House: How to Sit Comfortably
with Phyllis Richmond
Wednesday, September 5 at 7:00 p.m. (at Beth Emet)
This class will teach ways to sit in a more relaxed, poised, and comfortable manner just in time for the High Holiday Services.

Apple Picking with Beth Emet
Sunday, September 9 at 10:30 a.m. at All Seasons Orchard
(1510 IL Route 176, Woodstock, IL 60098)
Join Beth Emet friends of all ages for a day of fun at All Seasons Apple Orchard. Tapu-achim V’Dvash – (Apples and honey) pick fresh apples to use at your Rosh HaShanah celebration or to donate to the Baking a Difference program on September 15 when families will bake treats to donate to the community. Further details to follow.

RSVP now for any of the above programs or call 847-869-4230. 

 

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  • Community Conversation

    Tuesday, August 14 at 7:30 p.m. at the Unitarian Church of Evanston (1330 Ridge, Evanston) 
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  • Beth Emet Synagogue Renovation


    Beth Emet officially broke ground on Phase One of its renovation on May 21, 2018. Phase One of the renovation will include replacing the HVAC system, renovating the Sanctuary, Crown Room, and Foyer areas, and updati...

  • Experience Elul

    The month of Elul encourages reflection, rejuvenation, and renewal, offering us opportunities to prepare ourselves for the High Holidays. Prepare by attending one (or all!) of our special Elul programs. 


    Could I ...

  • High Holidays

    Beth Emet offers a variety of worship options for the Yamim Noraim (High Holidays). From Traditional Reform and Morning Chavurah Services to special worship and learning opportunities for adults, youth, and famili...

 

Beth Emet is a diverse, multigenerational Reform community with a dynamic approach to Judaism. Our congregation seeks to create a spiritually vibrant, socially conscious, intellectually challenging, and deeply caring environment firmly rooted in Jewish tradition and values.

  • Community Conversation

    Tuesday, August 14 at 7:30 p.m. at the Unitarian Church of Evanston (1330 Ridge, Evanston) 
    Temple Judea Mizpah (TJM) is a warm and welcoming 130 member family community celebrating over 60 years in Skokie. Sharing...

  • Experience Elul

    The month of Elul encourages reflection, rejuvenation, and renewal, offering us opportunities to prepare ourselves for the High Holidays. Prepare by attending one (or all!) of our special Elul programs. 


    Could I ...

  • Tuesday, August 28 at 7:15 p.m.
    In this introduction to the machzor (the two-volume High Holiday prayerbook), we will review the structure and traditions of Rosh HaShanah and Yom Kippur prayers.  The class is open to all membe...

  • with Phyllis Richmond
    Wednesday, September 5 at 7:00 p.m.  

    Sitting comfortably can be easy! This class will teach ways to sit in a more relaxed, poised, and comfortable manner. When you sit well, long hours in a chair won’t ...

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