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A spiritual home to all who seek:

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to find meaning, purpose, and connection.


Friday, February 3

Big Tent Shabbat is a series of Shabbats designed to bring our entire community together to celebrate the Sabbath and each other throughout the year. Join us for our next Big Tent Shabbat on Friday, February 3!

Big Tent Tot Shabbat

Big Tent Shabbat Pizza Dinner @5:30pm
(registration required, space is limited) 
Big Tent Erev Shabbat Service
with participation by Shir Leadership and School of Rock choirs. We will also be led in prayer by our 4th through 6th grade religious school students. Stay for our Ice Cream Oneg following the service.


Friday- Sunday, February 10-12

Please join us for our Artist in Residence weekend with Michelle Citrin!  Michelle is an award-winning singer/songwriter and producer. From holiday viral videos to creative worship, Michelle enjoys “taking what’s old and making it new.” With a soulful presence & knack for composing memorable melodies, Michelle brings to life the spirit of our tradition through song & prayer.

Erev Shabbat Service
Friday, Feb. 10 @6:15pm

Tot Shabbat
Saturday, Feb. 11 @9:30pm

Community Concert
Sunday, Feb. 12 @10:30am

Celebrate Shabbat at Shaaray Tefila

Join us for a Shabbat experience filled with meaning, connection, and purpose.

Erev Shabbat Services
Fridays @6:15pm
in person & online

Saturday Morning Minyan
Saturdays @10:15am
in person & online

Shabbat Torah Study
Saturdays @12:00pm
in person & online

For a curated look at the latest community news, events, and opportunities,

  1. 31 Jan
  2. 01 Feb

    Torah Talk

    12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
  3. 01 Feb

    Introduction to Judaism

    6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
  4. 03 Feb

    Big Tent Tot Shabbat

    5:00 pm - 5:30 pm
  5. 03 Feb

    Big Tent Shabbat Pizza Dinner

    5:30 pm - 6:15 pm
  6. 03 Feb

    Big Tent Erev Shabbat Services

    6:15 pm - 7:45 pm
  7. 04 Feb

    Saturday Morning Minyan

    10:15 am - 11:45 am
  8. 04 Feb

    Shabbat Torah Study

    12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
  9. 05 Feb

    Ride with Rabbi Rubin

    10:00 am - 11:00 am
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