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The recent health/economic crisis due to covid-19 is a real concern for our community. To ensure the safety and health of our members, we have temporarily closed the building for public access and rescheduled all onsite events until further notice. However, to maintain community, we have made live/virtual events available to help you stay connected. Please view the schedule below and on the live stream page for details. We look forward to seeing you virtually online. Shalom shalom.

Centennial Event

Centennial Event

Summer Musical Events

Summer Musical Events

New Year Honey

New Year Honey

Free Torah Study

Free Torah Study

Welcome To Jewish Life in the Desert

Welcome To Jewish Life in the Desert

Come pray and worship with us. Here we are reading the Megillah during Purim.

Our Tent is Your Tent

Our Tent is Your Tent

A place you can call home. A place you can make friends. A place full of life.

Partying Like a Jew

Partying Like a Jew

Finding joy and make a home in the desert. Celebrate the high holidays and fellowship with our mishpacha.

Welcome to Congregation B'nai Israel

Complete CBI Calendar of Events

Ellen Satz, PRESIDENT

RABBI Gartenberg

CBI Weekly Live Streaming
& Virtual Gatherings

Every Friday evening at 6p is our Kabbalat Shabbat services. These services are on Zoom and Live Streamed on Facebook. To participate interactively and recite the Mourner’s Kaddish, you must be on Zoom. Prayer for the sick and infirmed will be performed. Click the link below for details.

Every Saturday morning is our Abridged Shabbat morning services. These services are on Zoom and Live Streamed on Facebook. To participate interactively and recite the Mourner’s Kaddish, you must be on Zoom. Prayer for the sick and infirmed will be performed. Click the link below for details.

Every Saturday evening at 9p is our Themed Havdalah service. This service is on Zoom only. To participate interactively and recite the Mourner’s Kaddish, you must be on Zoom. Click the link below for details.

Every Sunday morning at 10a is our Torah study with Rabbi Gartenberg. These services are on Zoom only. To participate interactively you must be on Zoom. Click the link below for details.

Every Monday & Thursday at 7:30am is our morning minyan services. These services are on Zoom only. To participate interactively and recite the Mourner’s Kaddish, you must be on Zoom. Prayer for the sick and infirmed will be performed. Click the link below for details.

  • SPECIAL PROGRAM: Thursday eve, 5/28/20 – 8:00pm to 12:10am. Virtual Shavuot Lail Tikun-A Night of Learning. See Announcement, click here.
  • Fri. morning, 5/29/20 – 10:30am-11:45am. Abridged Shavuot Yom Tov Morning Service with Hallel. Special Abridged Torah/Haftarah Reading: Yitro, Shemot 19:20-20:14-22 (Etz Hayim, p. 440), Maftir: Bamidbar 28:26-31 (Etz Hayim, p. 932). Haftarah Ezekiel1:1-1:14 (Etz Hayim, p.1320)
  • Blessing our Children will not meet this week.
  • Fri. evening 5/29/20 – 6-7pm: Virtual Kabbalat Shabbat/Shavuot service with Rabbi Dov
  • Shabbat Learner’s Minyan will not meet this week.
  • Sat. 5/30/20 – 10:00am-12:00pm Abridged Shabbat 2nd Day Shavuot Morning Service with Hallel and Yizkor. Special Abridged Torah/Haftarah Reading: Re’eh Deut. 14:22-15:18 (Etz Hayim, p. 1074), Maftir: Bamidbar 28:26-31 (Etz Hayim, p. 932). Haftarah Havakkuk 3:1-13 (Etz Hayim, p.1326)
  • Sat. 5/30/20 – 8:45-9:00 pm. Virtual Harvest themed Havdallah in honor of Shavuot.
  • Sunday, 5/31/20 – 10-11 am Virtual Torah Study of the Joseph Story in Genesis with Rabbi Gartenberg

Every Friday evening at 6p is our Kabbalat Shabbat services. These services are on Zoom and Live Streamed on Facebook. To participate interactively and recite the Mourner’s Kaddish, you must be on Zoom. Prayer for the sick and infirmed will be performed. Click the link below for details.

Every Saturday evening at 8:45p is our Themed Havdalah service. This service is on Zoom only. To participate interactively and recite the Mourner’s Kaddish, you must be on Zoom. Click the link below for details.

Every Sunday morning at 10a is our Torah study with Rabbi Gartenberg. These services are on Zoom only. To participate interactively you must be on Zoom. Click the link below for details.

Every Monday & Thursday at 7:30am is our morning minyan services. These services are on Zoom only. To participate interactively and recite the Mourner’s Kaddish, you must be on Zoom. Prayer for the sick and infirmed will be performed. Click the link below for details.

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Learn More About Our Community

Adult Learning

Rabbi Dov is excited to spark deep thoughts and lively discussions by way of new topics for adult classes and evening kaffeeklatcshes. Send him ideas and bring your friends for new horizons in Jewish learning.

Have an idea? Bring it on.

We want to offer you a chance to learn and be social. If you find a fascinating topic that could sustain a 60-90 minute discussion, send it to Rabbi: [email protected]
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Donating is Easy

We are a 501(c)(3), which means donations to us are tax-deductible. You can also select us as your charitable beneficiary when shopping on www.Smile.Amazon.Com.

Make a Donation

There are many ways for you to support B'nai. Please think of us the next time you are making a charitable giving decision. Thank you for your generosity.
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Judaica Gift Shop

Need a tallis? A new havdalah candle? A young child's picture book? How about Bar/Bat Mitzvah gift? Visit our shop for your ritual items and Jewish gift needs. Open daily from 11AM to 2pm, and by appointment.

Visit Our Shop

Stop by and browse our lovely Judaica store. Don't see what you need? Special orders can be arranged for: you can find the exact, perfect gift.
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Men's Club

Brewing kosher beer, running our Passover BBQ. These are just some ways they lend a hand, wherever and whenever. They'll even show you how to lay your tefillin at the annual World-Wide-Wrap.

Join The Men's Club

Take a moment to learn about the Men's Club and join them for fun and fellowship.
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Sisterhood

B'nai's Booster Queens bring in guest speakers, make blankets for the ailing, collect toiletries, sundries, and clothing for the needy. Find the Jewish perfect gift at their Judaica shop.

Join the Sisterhood

Join the ladies for fun activities, friendship, and sisterhood. Literally.
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Religious School

Registration is open for the 2019-2020 School year. Enroll your children to learn Hebrew reading and writing, become familiar with our prayers, and grow confident in holding Jewish values and having a Jewish identity.

Youth Education

Educating our children is a priority here. Our religious school focuses on helping students connect academically and spiritually.
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