Outreach: Judaism for Everyone programming is designed for those who are curious about Judaism, returning to Judaism, converting to Judaism, raising Jewish children, or sharing Judaism with loved ones.
Our mission is to extend warmth and hospitality to every one who chooses to enter our doors. Our programs, which include Introduction to Judaism and many "how-to" classes, provide an introduction to the celebration of Jewish life and offer support and guidance for those in interfaith relationships.
For more information, contact Program Director Bonnie Graff at 858 535-1111, ext. 3800. For information about conversion to Judaism, contact Rabbi Michael Berk at 858 535-1111, ext. 3110.
Ongoing Outreach Events
Conversion Mentor Program
Get a helping hand on the path to being Jewish. Conversion mentors are carefully selected Beth Israel members who serve as a friendly resource for those working with our clergy toward conversion. Many of our mentors have been down the same path toward conversion. If you would like to have a mentor, let your assigned clergy member know.
My Family and Me
Various Sundays all Year at 9:30 - 10:30 a.m.
This program, designed for families with chidren ages 6 months to 4 years, explores individual Jewish holidays thorugh theme-related songs, art and cooking. For information, contact 858 535-1144. There is no fee and no need to RSVP.
The 2012-13 Schedule
September 23: Sukkot
November 18: Chanukah
January 27: Tu B'Shevat
March 10: Passover