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Upcoming Events & Classes:

February 2020
NEW DATE/TIME: Saturday, February 8, 4:00 PM. Tu b'Shevat Film & Seder facilitated by Rabbi Suri and B'nai Or's Film Forum Committee. The afternoon will begin with a showing of the documentary film "Intelligent Trees" which is visually beautiful and reveals an unexpectedly dynamic Forest eco-system. The Seder will be delicious, and will have a depth of its own. The afternoon will close with Havdalah. Whitcomb-FPW.

Friday, February 21, 7:30-9:00 PM. Chanting Group led by Joan Caplan. 146 Walnut St. in Newton. For more information, please contact Joan at joanchants@mac.com.

Sunday, February 23, 15:00-12:00 PM. Caregivers' Support Group facilitated by Carol Goldman. Panera Bread, 321 Arsenal Street, Watertown, MA. For planning purposes, please RSVP Carol at 617-926-1126 or carol.goldman@comcast.net if you are planning to attend. EVERYONE IS WELCOME!

March 2020
Sunday, March 1, 2-4:00 PM. B'nai Or Book Club The Mezuzah in the Madonna's Foot: Oral Histories Exploring Five Hundred Years in the Paradoxical Relationship of Spain and the Jews by Trudi Alexy. Facilitator and Host: Susan Raskin Abrams, 41 Hillside Drive in Wayland. Please RSVP Robert Pierson at robpier@verizon.net by February 26 if you plan to attend.

Friday, March 13, 7:30-9:00 PM. Chanting Group led by Joan Caplan. 146 Walnut St. in Newton. For more information, please contact Joan at joanchants@mac.com.

Sunday, March 22, 10:00-12:00 PM. Caregivers' Support Group facilitated by Carol Goldman. Panera Bread, 321 Arsenal Street, Watertown, MA. For planning purposes, please RSVP Carol at 617-926-1126 or carol.goldman@comcast.net if you are planning to attend. EVERYONE IS WELCOME!

April 2020
Sunday, April 19, 2-4:00 PM. B'nai Or Book Club The Inn at Lake Devine a Novel by Elinor Lipman. Host and Facilitator: Eileen Chodos, 161 Woodcliff Rd in Newton. Please RSVP Robert Pierson at robpier@verizon.net by April 15 if you plan to attend.

Friday, April 17, 7:30-9:00 PM. Chanting Group led by Joan Caplan. 146 Walnut St. in Newton. For more information, please contact Joan at joanchants@mac.com.

Sunday, April 19, 10:00-12:00 PM. Caregivers' Support Group facilitated by Carol Goldman. Panera Bread, 321 Arsenal Street, Watertown, MA. For planning purposes, please RSVP Carol at 617-926-1126 or carol.goldman@comcast.net if you are planning to attend. EVERYONE IS WELCOME!

Friday-Sunday, April 24-26. B'nai Or Annual Community Retreat led by Special Guest, Rabbi Hannah Dresner. Once again, the B'nai Community will be returning to the wonderful, beach-side Red Jacket Beach Resort on Cape Cod. Registration is NOW OPEN! For more information, including REGISTRATION OPEN THIS LINK.

May 2020
Friday, May 15, 7:30-9:00 PM. Chanting Group led by Joan Caplan. 146 Walnut St. in Newton. For more information, please contact Joan at joanchants@mac.com.

Date TBD, 10:00-12:00 PM. Caregivers' Support Group facilitated by Carol Goldman. Panera Bread, 321 Arsenal Street, Watertown, MA. For planning purposes, please RSVP Carol at 617-926-1126 or carol.goldman@comcast.net if you are planning to attend. EVERYONE IS WELCOME!

June 2020
Sunday, June 7, 2-4:00 PM. B'nai Or Book Club We Stand Divided: The Rift Between American Jews and Israel by Daniel Gordis. Hosts: Renee Shapiro and Mimi Rhys, 21 Glenmont Road in Brighton; Facilitator: Robert Pierson. Please RSVP Robert Pierson at robpier@verizon.net by June 4 if you plan to attend.

Friday, June 19, 7:30-9:00 PM. Chanting Group led by Joan Caplan. 146 Walnut St. in Newton. For more information, please contact Joan at joanchants@mac.com.

Sunday, June 28, 10:00-12:00 PM. Caregivers' Support Group facilitated by Carol Goldman. Panera Bread, 321 Arsenal Street, Watertown, MA. For planning purposes, please RSVP Carol at 617-926-1126 or carol.goldman@comcast.net if you are planning to attend. EVERYONE IS WELCOME!