Apr
5
Sun
ONLINE: ADULT SERVICE and PROGRAM (Live performance, one woman show) and SUNDAY SCHOOL and OPEN HOUSE
Apr 5 @ 9:15 am – 12:00 pm

We are working on moving the service, children’s activities and the theatre performance online. Check back for full details coming soon. Questions: info@kahalbraira.org.

Judith Kalaora, from History at Play, will perform a one woman show about Hedy Lamar http://historyatplay.com/  You may know that Hedy Lamar was a Hollywood starlet but did you know that she was also an accomplished inventor?

Open House Day: Visitors can access an online session to learn about Kahal B’raira.  RSVP info@kahalbraira.org

Apr
11
Sat
Passover Seder Online
Apr 11 @ 5:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Our Community Seder will be held online.   It includes a reading of our Humanistic Haggadah, lots of singing and holiday rituals.  Enjoy it safely from your home.  Visitors welcome.  Appropriate for all ages.  For more information and to RSVP – info@kahalbraira.org

Apr
14
Tue
Executive Committee Meeting
Apr 14 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm

The Executive Committee is Kahal B’raira’s leadership and coordinating body.  It includes the president, vice-president, treasurer, secretary, members-at-large, Sunday school chair and representative to the Society for Humanistic Judaism.  Meetings are open to all KB members.

Apr
24
Fri
Family Shabbat
Apr 24 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Children, Parents and People of all ages come and Welcome Shabbat.   We will sing, recite our humanistic blessings, light candles, and play a play a game about shabbat.  The evening is led by Zach Mayer and Frances Lasday.   To join in, gather candles, candle sticks and matches to light the candles. Challah and grape juice would be great too.  RSVP to info@kahalbraira.org for Zoom link and a copy of humanistic blessings.

 

Apr
26
Sun
Fiddler Documentary Post Movie Discussion
Apr 26 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Miracle of Miracles is a documentary about the making of Fiddler on The Roof.  Watch it any time BEFORE Sunday and then join in KB’s Post Movie Discussion on Sun, April 26, 11:00 am

Step 1 – Watch A Miracle of Miracles any time you choose but before our discussion this Sunday. This documentary is about the unlikelihood of a musical about Jews in a Russian shtetl getting produced on Broadway, later becoming a successful movie and finally becoming one of the most beloved and regularly produced musicals in history.  Interviews with creators, performers, critics, and fans (including Lin Manuel Miranda, among others). 1 hour, 37 minutes.  Watch the trailer – You won’t be able to resist seeing the movie.

View the movie for free on Kanopy.com if you have a library or university card or view it on YouTube Movies for $3.99  or Google Play

Step 2 – Sign up HERE to discuss the movie and the story of the much beloved Fidler on the Roof.  We will send you a Zoom link to join the discussion.

All are welcome.   Questions info@kahalbraira.org

Apr
28
Tue
Executive Committee Meeting
Apr 28 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm

The Executive Committee is Kahal B’raira’s leadership and coordinating body.  It includes the president, vice-president, treasurer, secretary, members-at-large, Sunday school chair and representative to the Society for Humanistic Judaism.  Meetings are open to all KB members.

This meeting is an additional meeting dedicated to review of the draft annual budget.

May
3
Sun
ADULT SERVICE and PROGRAM (Holocaust Remembrance Day) and SUNDAY SCHOOL
May 3 @ 9:00 am – 12:15 pm

Kahal B’raira has full online programming during this time of social distancing!  Visitors are welcome.   Read on to find out how you can join in.  It is Yom HaShoah, Holocaust remembrance day.   Our beautiful service includes narrative, music, and poetry and captures the spirit of Never Again and human resiliency.  Our speaker is Eva Paddock, KB member, who left Prague, Czechoslovakia as a three year old on the Kindertransport to England in July 1939.  The title of her talk is gratitude. Sunday school begins at 9:00 am.  The adult service and program will begin at 10:30 am.   Visitors are very welcome to all parts of the morning.   For more information and for the Zoom link, RSVP to info@kahalbraira.org

May
12
Tue
Executive Committee Meeting
May 12 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm

This meeting will be online with Zoom.  The Executive Committee is Kahal B’raira’s leadership and coordinating body.  It includes the president, vice-president, treasurer, secretary, members-at-large, Sunday school chair and representative to the Society for Humanistic Judaism.  Meetings are open to all KB members.  RSVP for the Zoom link to info@kahalbraira.org

May
24
Sun
ADULT SERVICE and PROGRAM (Annual Meeting) and SUNDAY SCHOOL
May 24 @ 9:45 am – 12:30 pm

Kahal B’raira has full online programming during this time of social distancing!  Visitors are welcome.   Read on to find out how you can join in.   

9:45 am, Schmooze and say hello as our day begins.  10:00 am, Service which includes singing, readings and a time to share memorials (yartzeits) wishes for healing and joys (kvells).  Experience meaningful people centered liturgy in our service.

11:00 am KB annual meeting to elect officers and approve the budget. All welcome.  For more info and Zoom link RSVP info@kahalbraira.org

May
31
Sun
ADULT SERVICE and PROGRAM (End Of Year Celebration) and SUNDAY SCHOOL
May 31 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Kahal B’raira has full online programming during this time of social distancing!  Visitors are welcome.   Read on to find out how you can join in. 

Chaggigah, is our end of school year celebration.   There will be special activities led by our students, teens and faculty.  In addition, participate in a Humanistic Service for adults.  Our liturgy is fresh and engaging and includes a chance to share your memorials (yartzeits) and  joys (kvells) and wishes for healing.  For more info and a zoom link so you can participate – info@kahalbraira.org