News Archive

Board Elects New Executive Committee
May 25th 2022
On Tuesday, May 24, the Board met and elected the new Executive:Patti Rotman – PresidentDon Smith – Chair of the BoardAaron Wine – Vice-PresidentJamie Golombek – TreasurerBrian Segal – SecretaryMitch Max – Chair of RitualBernie Gropper – Chair of Strategic OpportunitiesWe also welcomed Sasha Abrams and Bruce Elman as Directors.
Updating Our COVID Protocols
May 25th 2022
The Beth Tzedec Re-opening Committee has met to review the mandates that are currently in place for the purpose of minimizing COVID exposure while at the Synagogue. The guiding principle that we use in developing COVID policies for the Shul is that what we propose is effective. We strongly believe ...
Making a Minyan for Services
May 17th 2022
As of Tuesday, May 24, we will only constitute a minyan if there are ten Jewish adults gathered in person. We will continue to provide Zoom and livestream access but Devarim sheb’kedushah—prayers that require a minyan(Barkhu, Kaddish, Kedushah and Mourner’s Kaddish)—will only be recited in the presence of an in-person minyan. 
"Helping the Anxious Child" with Alyson Schafer
May 12th 2022
Beth Tzedec joins UJA to present Alyson Schafer, a family therapist and host of "The Parenting Show", for Helping the Anxious Child. Hear practical and effective strategies, rooted in evidence-based research for helping children manage their anxiety. BT members can participate free using code Bethtzedec18. 
Phones and Internet Back in Service
Apr 14th 2022
April 14, 2022—Our phone and internet service has been restored and we are able to again respond to your inquiries. Please note that phone messages left over the past two days may have been lost. If you left a message for a staff member, you should call or email again to ensure a reply.
Phone and Internet Disruption
Apr 13th 2022
April 13, 2022—Due to a Rogers issue, our phones and internet service have been down since early this morning. As a result, no phone calls are reaching us and we are unable to access any phone messages. We will have our in-person services in the Hendeles Chapel or you can connect via Zoom.
A Message from the Nominating Committee
Apr 11th 2022
Sheldon Rotman, Chair of the Nominating Committee, notified the Members of the names of the individuals whom the Nominating Committee, after due deliberation and consideration, has nominated for election as a Director at the Annual Meeting which will be held on Tuesday, May 24, 2022:
Apex Passover Menu
Apr 6th 2022
Apex Kosher Catering is accepting orders for Passover. All orders must be placed by Sunday, April 10, and picked up on Friday, April 15 between 10:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. Get your orders in now!
Job Posting: Family Engagement Coordinator
Mar 24th 2022
Beth Tzedec has an exceptional opportunity for a passionate and driven individual with strong community building and Jewish programming skills to support a reinvigoration of youth, teen and family programming at the synagogue. Using a relationship-based model, this individual will help create communities of connection among and between families.
Shul of Rock Program
Mar 17th 2022
Our Shul of Rock program begins at 7:30 p.m. this evening. If you experience any difficulties in connecting to the Zoom program or if you did not receive the Zoom link, please email Terri at thumphries@beth-tzedec.org.
Spring Edition of the Bulletin Now Available
Mar 1st 2022
The latest edition of the Beth Tzedec Bulletin is available for download. To view the Bulletin, click the 'download' link below. To download a printer-friendly version, click here>>
In-Person Morning Services Mondays, Thursdays and Sundays
Feb 14th 2022
February 14, 2022—We are pleased to announce that we are again welcoming people to daven with us in person on Monday, Thursday and Sunday mornings, in addition to our Zoom services. Those joining us will need to be fully vaccinated and provide proof of identity.
New Livestream Link for Shabbat Services
Feb 4th 2022
We are pleased to announce we have largely completed our livestreaming upgrades and have transitioned the link of our Friday evening and Shabbat morning livestream services. Our new livestream is updated on our web slides. 
Super Bowl Snacks Menu from Apex
Feb 3rd 2022
Kick off Super Bowl LVI with Apex Kosher Catering! Enjoy a football-friendly take-out menu featuring chili con carne, potato wedges, chicken fingers, chicken wings and nachos ... without any of the fuss, mess or shopping. Orders must be received by February 9. 
Rabbinical Assembly Condemns Swastikas and Other Hate Symbols
Feb 2nd 2022
In response to the use of swastikas, and in one instance a Confederate flag, during the "Freedom Convoy" protests against coronavirus vaccine mandates outside the Canadian Parliament, the Rabbinical Assembly (RA), the international association of Conservative movement rabbis, issued the following statement: ...