WELCOME TO BET AM SHALOM!

A Reconstructionist Synagogue
295 Soundview Avenue, White Plains, New York 10606

The Other Peace Process

October 22, 2014 - 8:00pm - 10:00pm

Interreligious Dialogue in the Service of Peace
with Rabbi Ron Kronish

Come hear Rabbi Ron Kronish, pioneer in interreligious dialogue in Israel and around the world, as he describes what he calls the "other peace process" - not the political negotiations between Israelis and Palestinians, but the cautious meetings and talks between and among leaders of the many religions who inhabit the landscape of Israel today, and who yearn to find a shared vision of hope in this ancient holy land.

Acharei Kiddush: Significance of the French Revolution in Modern Jewish History

October 25, 2014 - 1:15pm

Presented by Bill Lipnick

We all know that “Modern History” is supposed to have begun with the Renaissance of the 16th century, but when does Modern Jewish History begin? In this presentation, we shall discuss how the French Revolution profoundly transformed Jewish communities and Judaism in ways anticipated and not anticipated.

Chaverim Playgroup

October 26, 2014 - 9:30am - 11:15am

Our infant and preschool playgroup is open to members and non-members; parents, grandparents, and caregivers are welcome.

 

Shabbat Lataf

November 1, 2014 - 11:00am - 11:45am

This service is designed for families with preschoolers through
age 6, led by our talented new leader, Cantor Greg Shafritz.

 

Family Havdalah

November 1, 2014 - 4:30pm - 5:30pm

Please join us in our small sanctuary (Beit Midrash), where we gather to celebrate the end of Shabbat. This program is ideal for families with young children - both toddlers and school-age children - as they can walk around, snack, and enjoy singing and hearing stories with Rabbi Bronstein.