Upcoming Events & Classes:

September 2018
Saturday, September 1, 7:00 PM. Combined Selicot Service and Havdalah. Rabbi Suri (B'nai Or) and her wife, Rabbi Rachel (B'nai Shalom of Westborough), invite their respective communities to join them in a combined Selicot gathering followed by Havdalah. Location: 12 Jacob Amsden Rd, Westborough. Watch for details.

Sunday, September 16, 9:15-12:30 PM. B'nai Or's Men's Study & Social Group Thinking About Dan facilitated by Ellis Cohen. To RSVP, click HERE. Location: Paul Lessin, 1085 Concord Ave., Belmont.

Sunday, September 16, 10:00 AM-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!

Sunday, September 23, 7:00 PM (Decorating sukkah - 3:30 PM). Sukkot Celebration led by Rabbi Suri. Hosted by Matia and David, 181 Oxbow Rd., Wayland.

Monday, September 24, 8:00 AM. Brunch & Blessings in Rabbi Suri's Sukkah. This is a combined Sukkot event and will be co-led by Rabbi Suri (B'nai Or) and her wife, Rabbi Rachel (B'nai Shalom of Westborough). Location: 12 Jacob Amsden Rd., Westborough. Watch for details.

October 2018
Sunday, October 7, 2:30-4:00 PM. Rosh Chodesh Women's Group facilitated by Rabbinic Pastor Shayndel Kahn. Location: TBA.

Sunday, October 14, TBA. B'nai Or's Men's Study & Social Group. Robert Pierson will teach/lead Drumming. Check back for RSVP sign-up. Location: Robert Pierson's home, 431 Albemarle Road, Newtonville.

Saturday, October 20, 1:30-3:30 PM. Chanting Group led by Joan Caplan. For information, please contact Joan at joanchants@mac.com. Location: 146 Walnut St., Newton.

Sunday, October 21, 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!

Sunday, October 21, 10-11:30 AM. Meditation Group facilitated by Rabbinic Pastor Matia Angelou. Location is 181 Oxbow Rd., Wayland.

Sunday, October 21, 5:00 Potluck Supper; 6:15 PM Movie Forum Film #2 Wrestling Jerusalem. Following the movie, Diane Cohen will facilitate discussion. Cost: $10 per person. FPW-Whitcomb. For details, click HERE

November 2018
Saturday, November 10, 1:30-3:30 PM. Chanting Group led by Joan Caplan. For information, please contact Joan at joanchants@mac.com. Location: 146 Walnut St., Newton.

SPECIAL EVENT:
Sunday, November 11, 9:30 AM - Shmooze & Eat; 10:30 AM - Program. B'nai Or Men's Study & Social Group invite the B'nai Or community to join them in as Special Guest, Rabbi Mike Rothbaum of Beth Elohim in Acton, leads the group in a discussion on Prejudice. Location: Rabbi's Suri home, 12 Jacob Amsden Rd., Westborough.

Sunday, November 11, 2:30-4:00 PM. Rosh Chodesh Women's Group facilitated by Rabbinic Pastor Shayndel Kahn. Location TBA

Saturday, November 17, 6:00 PM. Havdalah and Evening of Gratitude Service led by Rabbi Suri. Location FPW - Whitcomb.

Sunday, November 18, 10-11:30 AM. Meditation Group facilitated by Rabbinic Pastor Matia Angelou. Location: 181 Oxbow Rd., Wayland.

Sunday, November 25, 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, November 30, 7:30 PM. Pre-Hanukkah Kabbalat Shabbat Service led by Rabbi Suri. FPW-Whitcomb.

December 2018
Sunday, December 2. Various times. Limmud Boston. Check back for details.

December 7-9. Various times. Hanukkah Tribes' Gatherings at various locations.

Saturday, December 8, 1:30-3:30 PM. Chanting Group led by Joan Caplan. For information, please contact Joan at joanchants@mac.com. Location: 146 Walnut St., Newton.

Saturday, December 8, 2:30-4:00 PM. Rosh Chodesh Women's Group facilitated by Rabbinic Pastor Shayndel Kahn. Location TBA.

Sunday, December 9, 9:15-12:30 PM. B'nai Or Men's Study & Social Group. (TENTATIVE): The Meaning & Practice of Davenning led by Rabbi Lev Friedman. Check back for RSVP sign-up. Location TBA.

Sunday, December 16, 10-11:30 AM. Meditation Group facilitated by Rabbinic Pastor Matia Angelou. Location: 181 Oxbow Rd., Wayland.

Saturday, December 22, 6:00 PM. Havdalah & Movie Forum Film #3. FPW-Whitcomb. Stay tuned for details!

Sunday, December 23, 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!

January 2019
Sunday, January 6, 9:15-12:30 PM. B'nai Or Men's Study & Social Group. Check back for RSVP sign-up. Location TBA.

Saturday, January 6, 2:30-4:00 PM. Rosh Chodesh Women's Group facilitated by Rabbinic Pastor Shayndel Kahn. Location TBA.

Saturday, January 19, 1:30-3:30 PM. Chanting Group led by Joan Caplan. For information, please contact Joan at joanchants@mac.com. Location: 146 Walnut St., Newton.

Sunday, January 20, 10-11:30 AM. Meditation Group facilitated by Rabbinic Pastor Matia Angelou. Location: 181 Oxbow Rd., Wayland.

Sunday, January 20, 6:00 PM. Tu b'Shevat Potluck Supper & Seder facilitated by Rabbi Suri. FPW-Whitcomb.

Sunday, January 27, 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!

February 2019
Sunday, February 3, 9:15-12:30 PM. B'nai Or Men's Study & Social Group. Check back for RSVP sign-up. Location TBA.

Saturday, February 3, 2:30-4:00 PM. Rosh Chodesh Women's Group facilitated by Rabbinic Pastor Shayndel Kahn. Location TBA.

Saturday, February 16, 1:30-3:30 PM. Chanting Group led by Joan Caplan. For information, please contact Joan at joanchants@mac.com. Location: 146 Walnut St., Newton.

Sunday, February 17, 10-11:30 AM. Meditation Group facilitated by Rabbinic Pastor Matia Angelou. Location: 181 Oxbow Rd., Wayland.

Sunday, February 17, 6:00 PM. Film Forum Movie #4. FPW-Whitcomb. Stay tuned for details!

Sunday, February 24, 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!

March 2019
Sunday, March 3, 9:15-12:30 PM. B'nai Or Men's Study & Social Group. Check back for RSVP sign-up. Location TBA.

Saturday, March 3, 2:30-4:00 PM. Rosh Chodesh Women's Group facilitated by Rabbinic Pastor Shayndel Kahn. Location TBA.

Saturday, March 16, TBA. One-Woman Show by Beth Rontel. 12 Jacob Amsden Rd., Westborough. This is a Fundraiser event, seats will be limited. Watch for details.

Sunday, March 17, 10-11:30 AM. Meditation Group facilitated by Rabbinic Pastor Matia Angelou. Location: 181 Oxbow Rd., Wayland.

Friday, March 22, 6:30 PM. Sushan Purim Kabbalat Shabbat Service led by Rabbi Suri. FPW-Whitcomb.

Saturday, March 23, 1:30-3:30 PM. Chanting Group led by Joan Caplan. For information, please contact Joan at joanchants@mac.com. Location: 146 Walnut St., Newton.

Sunday, March 24, 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 2019
Sunday, April 7, 9:15-12:30 PM. B'nai Or Men's Study & Social Group. Check back for RSVP sign-up. Location TBA.

Saturday, April 7, 2:30-4:00 PM. Rosh Chodesh Women's Group facilitated by Rabbinic Pastor Shayndel Kahn. Location TBA.

Saturday, April 20, 5-9 PM. Passover Community 2nd Seder facilitated by Rabbi Suri. SAVE THE DATE and WATCH FOR DETAILS!

Saturday, April 27, 1:30-3:30 PM. Chanting Group led by Joan Caplan. For information, please contact Joan at joanchants@mac.com. Location: 146 Walnut St., Newton.

Sunday, April 28, 10-11:30 AM. Meditation Group facilitated by Rabbinic Pastor Matia Angelou. Location: 181 Oxbow Rd., Wayland.

Sunday, April 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!

May 2019
Sunday, May 5, 9:15-12:30 PM. B'nai Or Men's Study & Social Group. Check back for RSVP sign-up. Location TBA.

Saturday, May 5, 2:30-4:00 PM. Rosh Chodesh Women's Group facilitated by Rabbinic Pastor Shayndel Kahn. Location TBA.

Sunday, May 5, 6:00 PM. Film Forum Movie #5. Details are coming. Check back.

Fri-Sun., May 10-12. Annual Community Retreat. led by Rabbi Dr. Laura Duhan-Kaplan and Dr. Charles Kaplan. Red Jacket Beach Resort on Cape Cod. Check webpage for details.

Sunday, May 19, 10-11:30 AM. Meditation Group facilitated by Rabbinic Pastor Matia Angelou. Location: 181 Oxbow Rd., Wayland.

Sunday, May 26, 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, May 31, 7:00 PM. Annual Shabbat in Nature Service (weather permitting) led by Rabbi Suri. Keep an eye on the sky, and check back HERE as the date gets closer. This service will be held at a nearby park or conservation area, if the weather permits. If not, the service will be held at FPW-Whitcomb.

June 2019 Sunday, June 2, 9:15-12:30 PM. B'nai Or Men's Study & Social Group. Check back for RSVP sign-up. Location TBA.

Saturday, June 2, 2:30-4:00 PM. Rosh Chodesh Women's Group facilitated by Rabbinic Pastor Shayndel Kahn. Location TBA.

Saturday, June 8, 7:00 PM. Shavuot Evening of Learning led by various leaders and teachers within the B'nai Or community. Check back for information.

Sunday, June 16, 10-11:30 AM. Meditation Group facilitated by Rabbinic Pastor Matia Angelou. Location: 181 Oxbow Rd., Wayland.

Sunday, June 16, 11:00 AM. Annual Community Meeting & BBQ. Location TBA.

Sunday, June 23, 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!








On-going Programs:
Annual Community Retreat/ Tribes/ Tikkun Olam Upcoming Events/ Chanting