Welcome to
Beth Israel
Congregation
Ann Arbor, Michigan
(734) 665 - 9897

UPCOMING EVENTS

January 18, 2019
January 21, 2019
  • Tu B'Shevat Seder
    January 21, 2019 at 7:00 pm

    Beth Israel is celebrating Tu B'Shevat with an intriguing Seder led by Rav Nadav. The evening includes delightful snacks, wine,and schmoozing. $10.00 for adults 21 years old and older. Please be sure to bring your IDs. RSVP bu using the…

January 25, 2019
  • Tot Bike Rally
    January 25, 2019 at 5:00 pm

    Tot families are invited to bring their trikes, bikes, scooters, and more to bike around the circular hallway of Beth Israel’s Religious School before Shabbat. Young families will be snacking, biking, and schmoozing. Light snacks will be provided.…

  • Family Service and Dinner (Free of Charge)
    January 25, 2019 at 5:45 pm

    Join us for a Family-Themed Service. From 5:45 - 6:30 p.m., accompanied by camp-style guitar and singing, we'll gather around a gigantic Shabbat table filled with candles, tsedakah boxes, and challot. We'll gather in the glow of the candles, bless…

SPOTLIGHT

Link to Video of Rav Nadav’s Installation

Click here to view the video of Rav Nadav’s installation held on Saturday, December 8.

Tu B’Shevat Seder

Monday, January 21, 7:00 p.m.

Beth Israel is celebrating Tu B’Shevat with an intriguing Seder led by Rav Nadav. The evening includes delightful snacks, wine, and schmoozing. The cost is $10.00 for adults 21 years old and older. Please be sure to bring your IDs. Click here to RSVP. For more information please contact Sarah at sklein@bethisrael-aa.org.

Family Service and Dinner

Friday, January 25, 5:45 p.m.

Join us for our next Family-themed Service! From 5:45 – 6:30 p.m., accompanied by camp-style guitar and singing, we’ll gather around a gigantic Shabbat table filled with candles, tsedakah boxes, and challot. We’ll gather in the glow of the candles and bless each other, sing the Shabbat prayers, and listen to a brief teaching about the meaning of family. Then we’ll sing Kiddush and enjoy a family-friendly dinner. There is no charge for the dinner but please register by clicking here. The evening is sponsored by Aaron Willis & Rachel Goldstein, Art & Mary Schuman, and Alon & Heidi Kahana.

Quiz Night

Saturday, February 2
6:30 p.m. – Registration
7:00 p.m. – Game Begins

This 12th annual Beth Israel Quiz Night promises to be another fun competitive evening for adults. This social program is a team based multi-media trivia game. Whether one comes with their own team or forms one at the game, participants are sure to have a great time as they work together to answer trivia questions, decipher puzzles, and complete other challenges in order to earn the title of Beth Israel’s Trivia Masters. The cost is $10 per person. Click here to register.

SERVICE TIMES*

Kabbalat Shabbat Services
Fridays at 6:00 p.m.

Shabbat Services
Saturdays at 9:30 a.m.

MINYAN TIMES

Sunday
5:00 p.m.

Monday – Thursday
7:30 p.m.

*service and minyan times are as listed above unless otherwise specified on the calendar

OFFICE HOURS

Monday – Thursday
9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Friday
9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Make A Donation

Beth Israel accepts donations in person, by mail, or online. Click here for donation information.

Beth Israel accepts online donations through Network for Good. Simply click the Network for Good logo to make your donation.
Network for Good

Sign-Up for Minyan Online

We have a new Sign-Up Genius for minyan! Many of us have our calendars online. Sign-Up Genius makes it easy to commit to attend minyan and even receive a reminder, two days before. Take a look at your calendar and follow the link below to sign up to attend minyan. It’s an easy way to help make a minyan! Click here to Sign-Up for Minyan.

Celebrating Our Stories:
Jewish Life in Ann Arbor

Created in conjunction with the 2016 centennial celebration of Beth Israel Congregation in Ann Arbor, Michigan, this website highlights the history of Beth Israel and the greater Ann Arbor Jewish community. Using the stories we tell as a focus, the website presents audio recordings, photographs, and text that reflects our past, present, and future. Click here to go to the website.

Forms Now Online

PDF versions of our membership forms, High Holiday forms, and school registration can be found here.