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Congregation B'nai Israel

154 Years of Consecrated Service to God, Torah and Israel.

6525 Sylvania Avenue, Sylvania, Ohio 43560
Phone: (419) 517-8400

Adult Education

Adult Education programs are open to anyone. We welcome those who are eager to learn more about Judaism.

Jewish Lives, Jewish Learning: Adult Education Series 2018-2019
Please mark you calendars for the upcoming CBI Adult Education Series dates.
Join us for our stimulating snack and learn programs. NO charge. Everyone welcome.

Oct. 7, 2018 – Rabbi Stephanie Aaron, “Our Ethical & Moral Legacies” Ethical Will Writing Workshop with Rabbi Alan Sokobin, J.D., Stephen Rothschild, Esq. & David Weinberg, PhD

Oct. 28 at 10:30 a.m. Dr. Ken Newbury on the topic “Jews Behaving Badly; What is a Bad Jew?”

Dec. 9, 2018 – Rabbi Alan Sokobin, J.D., “The First Jewish Wife’s Lessons” Cancelled

Sun., Dec. 16th, 10:30 a.m.- Cathy Sperling “It’s Easy and Fun to Trace Your Roots” Part I

Jan. 6, 2019 – David Weinberg, PhD, “Jews & Money: The Stereotypes, the History, the Reality”

*Jan. 19, 2019 – Cantor Ivor Lichterman, Part I – “Celebrating Shabbat Shira”
*This program will be incorporated into Shabbat Services on Saturday, January 19, 2018

Feb. 10, 2019 – Cantor Ivor Lichterman, Part II – “The Golden Age of Yiddish Music”

Mar. 10, 2019 – Yuval Zaliouk, “American Jewish Composers – The Creators of American Music”

Mar. 24, 2019 – The Dr. Morton Goldberg Lecture at the Franciscan Center at Lourdes University Dr. Samuel Adler & Dr. Richard Putney, “The Sights and Sounds of Judaism”

Apr. 6 & 7, 2019 Dr. Yoni Miller, CBI Scholar in Residence

More details to come…
Sundays at 10:30 a.m. in the CBI Library (except where noted)
Jewish Lives, Jewish Learning: Program dates and details are subject to change.
Any adjustments to the program will be communicated via the monthly bulletin and weekly email blasts.


Daily Service Schedule

Monday-Friday 7:00 a.m., 5:45 p.m.
Saturday 9:30 a.m., 1:00 p.m.
Sunday Minyan is at at 9:30 a.m.when Religious School is in session.

Visitors and guests are welcome to attend Saturday morning services with prior notice. It is mandatory that you call the office as least 24 hours in advance so that we know to expect you. Plan to arrive at 10:00 a.m.

If you are looking for a weekday minyan to attend, please call our office.
Office : (419)517-8400