Brooklyn Jews Blog

Shabbat in the Hood – Bed Stuy (this Friday)

Join us for our next Shabbat in the Hood in Bed-Stuy on Friday, May 2nd at 7:30pm. Beginning with the Shabbat blessings, the night will include good conversation and interesting company in a relaxed Shabbat atmosphere.

Sign up here and Sharon & Moises (our hosts) will email you their address the week of the dinner.

Shabbat in the Hood: This Friday

Shabbat in the Hood
Join us for our next Shabbat in the Hood in Prospect Height on Friday April 4th at 7:30pm. Beginning with the Shabbat blessings, the night will include good conversation and interesting company in a relaxed Shabbat atmosphere.

Sign up here and Amanda and Jeff (our hosts) will email you their address the week of the dinner.

Get excited for our Community Purim Party (this Saturday)

Join Brooklyn JewsCongregation Beth ElohimShir HaMaalotAltshul, Mishkan Minyan, Prospect Heights Shul, and Atid for a joint Megillah reading and Purim Party Spectacular at Congregation Beth Elohim (274 Garfield Pl).
8:00pm - Havdallah and Megillah reading – come in costume to a traditional reading of the Purim story read by some of Brooklyn’s finest chanters

9:30pm - Celebrate Purim with drinks, snacks, Hamentaschen, party music and, best of all, your friends throughout the BK Jewish community!

Shabbat in the Hood Tonight – Clinton Hill

Shabbat in the Hood

Join us for our next Shabbat in the Hood at the home of Sabrina Silver and Eduardo Contreras in Clinton Hill on Friday January 31st at 7:30pm. Beginning with the Shabbat blessings, the night will include good conversation and interesting company in a relax Shabbat atmosphere.

Sign up here.

Tu Bishvat: Don’t forget to Register

Wednesday, Jan 15th 7pm @Congregation Beth Elohim
Tu B’Shvat, the New Year of the Trees, celebrates the time when the sap of the tree starts its ascent up from the roots. Join us for a mindful and mystical seder exploring the connections between Jewish contemplative practice, ecology, and social justice, with food, wine, and meditation.
Sliding Scale Price: $20, $16, $12
Led by Brooklyn Jews, Congregation Beth Elohim, the Jewish Meditation Center, Shir Hamaalot, Breathing Torah, and Locally Grown Shab