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Beth El monthly First Mondays program with Rabbi Alex Greenbaum

Beth El Congregation hosts its monthly First Mondays program with Rabbi Alex Greenbaum from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. featuring guest Ram Kossowsky presenting Jewish Pirates of the Caribbean. There is a $6 charge. Visit bethelcong.org for more information and call 412-561-1168 to make a reservation.

Lunch Program with Rabbi Alex Greenbaum

title: Lunch Program with Rabbi Alex Greenbaum description: Beth El Congregation hosts its monthly lunch program with Rabbi Alex Greenbaum from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., featuring guest author and foreign correspondent Lynda Schuster presenting her book Dirty Wars and Polished Silver: The Life and Times of a War Correspondent Turned Ambassatrix. Visit bethelcong.org for […]

Beth El Congregation hosts its monthly lunch program with Rabbi Alex Greenbaum

Beth El Congregation hosts its monthly lunch program with Rabbi Alex Greenbaum from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., featuring guest author and foreign correspondent Lynda Schuster presenting her book “Dirty Wars and Polished Silver: The Life and Times of a War Correspondent Turned Ambassatrix.” Visit bethelcong.org for more information. Call 412-561-1168 to make a reservation; […]

First Mondays with Rabbi Alex and Guest Dan Kamin

title: First Mondays with Rabbi Alex and Guest Dan Kamin description: Beth El Congregation hosts its First Mondays monthly lunch program with Rabbi Alex Greenbaum from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., featuring guest Dan Kamin presenting “Comedy in Motion,” a program of astonishing movement illusions, amazing sleight-of-hand magic and hilarious comic sketches. Visit bethelcong.org for […]

First Mondays with Rabbi Alex and Bill Greenspan

title: First Mondays with Rabbi Alex and Bill Greenspan description: Beth El Congregation hosts its First Mondays monthly lunch program with Rabbi Alex Greenbaum from 11:30 a.m. to 1:15 p.m., featuring guest Bill Greenspan discussing the history of Jewish life in Shanghai and its three distinctive immigration groups. Visit bethelcong.org for more information. Call 412-561-1168 […]

“The Sturgeon Queens: The story of Russ and Daughters”

title: First Mondays with Rabbi Alex on the Film "The Sturgeon Queens: The story of Russ and Daughters" description: Beth El Congregation hosts its First Mondays monthly lunch program with Rabbi Alex Greenbaum from 11:30 a.m. to 1:15 p.m., featuring a showing and discussion of the film “The Sturgeon Queens: The story of Russ and […]

Movie Night at Beth El: The Comedy “Circumcise Me”

title: Movie Night at Beth El: The Comedy "Circumcise Me" description: Beth El will host an evening with the film "Circumcise Me" starring comedian Yisrael Campbell. This is both a hilarious and moving story of his journey from being a Roman Catholic in Philadelphia to an Orthodox Jew. The event will begin with dinner at […]

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Beth El Congregation’s 2019 Winter Speaker Series

title: Beth El Congregation's 2019 Winter Speaker Series description: Beth El will host its annual Winter Speaker Series starting Monday, January 28 with George Savarese, discussing Saudi Arabia and Israel. This is a free six-evening series which starts with a wine and cheese reception and includes thought-provoking Pittsburgh scholars presenting a variety of topics. Enjoy […]

Beth El’s Monthly Lunch Program with Rabbi Alex Greenbaum

title: Beth El's Monthly Lunch Program with Rabbi Alex Greenbaum description: Beth El Congregation hosts its monthly lunch program with Rabbi Alex Greenbaum and guest Edd Hale discussing, “The Great Castle Shannon Bank Robbery.” Based on extensive research of court documents, period newspapers, and even an eyewitness interview, this almost unknown story rivals other well-known […]

Casino Night

Title: Casino Night description: Join your friends at Beth El for a fabulous Casino Night event! The evening will start with dinner and live music followed by games - all for just $40! Enjoy a 50/50 raffle, prizes and silent auction as well. The menu features Tomato Soup Shooters, Fish Tacos, A Mashed Potato Bar, […]

South Hills Purim at the Castle

description: Party like it’s 357 BCE at the Court of Beth El! Make your own Purim costume accessories: Balloon hats & scepters, Masks, Face Painting, Jewelry “Vashti’s Vittles” Gourmet Pasta Bar Fit for a Queen (glutten free pasta available)* Shushan Salad Bar* Megillah Reading & Puppet Show The World’s Best Purim Party Castle Moat Gaga […]

First Mondays Program with Rabbi Alex Greenbaum

title: First Mondays Program with Rabbi Alex Greenbaum description: Beth El Congregation hosts its monthly First Mondays program with Rabbi Alex, featuring CMU Robotics and Computer Science Professor Reid Smith discussing “Artificial Intelligence: What is it and how is it impacting us? ” Lunch begins at 11:30 am and the lecture starts at 12 pm. […]

First Mondays with Rabbi Alex and Guest Dennis Jett, PhD

First Mondays with Rabbi Alex and Guest Dennis Jett, PhD description: Beth El Congregation will host its First Mondays monthly lunch program with Rabbi Alex Greenbaum, featuring guest Dennis Jett, founding faculty member and professor of international affairs of the School of International Affairs at Penn State University. Mr. Jett will discuss “Where American ambassadors […]

First Mondays with Rabbi Alex and Guest Todd DePastino, PhD

First Mondays with Rabbi Alex and Guest Todd DePastino, PhD description: Beth El Congregation will host its First Mondays lunch program with Rabbi Alex Greenbaum, featuring guest Todd DePastino, founder and executive director of the Veterans Breakfast Club, a non-profit dedicated to sharing veterans’ stories with the public. Visit bethelcong.org for more information. Call 412-561-1168 […]

First Mondays with Rabbi Alex and Guest Laurie Zittrain Eisenberg, Ph.D.

title: First Mondays with Rabbi Alex and Guest Laurie Zittrain Eisenberg, Ph.D. description: Beth El Congregation will host its monthly lunch program with Rabbi Alex Greenbaum, featuring guest, Laurie Zittrain Eisenberg, historian in the History Department at Carnegie Mellon University. She will present “Comforting Objects and Art in the Wake of the Tree of Life […]