Community Programs of Interest
The Women of SHTISEL
When? Monday, June 1st from 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Hear from the actresses and the female producer who transformed Shtisel, an Israeli family drama about an ultra-Orthodox family in Jerusalem, into an unlikely global sensation. Moderated by Abigail Pogrebin and sponsored by Temple Emanu-El Streicker Center.Click here to register and join.
Call the Midwife During COVID-19
When?June 1st at 11:00 a.m. Amazing stories from Nurse Midwife Gila Zarbiv of Hadassah Hospital’s COVID-19 Labor and Delivery rooms, sponsored by Hadassah of Greater Baltimore. Click here to register.
The Immigration Crisis Then and Now: What Are the 21st Century Possibilities?
When? Monday, June 1st from 1:00 p.m. to 2:15 p.m. Ruth W. Messinger, of the American Jewish World Service, compares our Jewish history as immigrants with the status and treatment of immigrants today. Click here to register.
Virtual Book Discussion with Author Jennifer Cody Epstein
When? Wednesday, June 3rd, 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. Wunderland traces two generations of women impacted by devastating choices made in wartime Germany. Sponsored by Hadassah-Brandeis Institute (HBI). Click here to register. Ordering Wunderland at Amazon Smile? Please list Beth Shalom as your charity of choice.
Dybbuks, Golems, S. Ansky, and Jewish Legends in Times of Fear
When? Wednesday, June 4th at 4:00 p.m. Scholar Gabriella Safran explores the scandals, anti-Semitic libels, and political upheaval and passions behind this famous story of possession in the shtetl. Sponsored by YIVO. Click here to register.
The Inimitable Harvey Fierstein
When? Thursday, June 4th from 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Join this award winning, unabashedly gay, and very talented nice Jewish boy from Brooklyn for a schmooze with Academy Award winner Elinor Burkett. Sponsored by Temple Emanu-El Streicker Center. Click here to register and to join.
Havdallah with Shaare Tefila
When? Saturday, June 6th at 9:15 p.m. End Shabbat and start the new week with evening service and Havdallah with our Sister Shul. Click here to join.
Bake along with Elite!
When? Monday, June 8th at 11:00 a.m. A healthy lifestyle Q&A and dessert baking demonstration (zucchini chocolate bread) with cookbook author Elite Jakob. Sponsored by Hadassah of Greater Baltimore. Click here to register.
If you’re feeling isolated or anxious, or if you would like to connect with other Jews in our community, join the Howard County Jewish Federation’s Chaplains Rabbi Scheinerman and Rabbi Baron for daily online meetings on Zoom or the phone to share, pray, and sing together. Click here for more information.
Jewish Rock Radio – Emerging Artist Showcase
When? Mondays at 12:00 p.m. and Thursdays at 8:00 p.m. Tune in and listen to great artists including Neshama Carlebach, and Josh Goldberg. Click here to be connected.