Join the B'nai B'rith Tri-State Region for Champagne, Strawberries and Dessert as we welcome our new leadership and toast those who have served. The event will begin at 7 PM and last until 10 PM at Temple Beth Ahm Yisrael in Springfield on Sunday, June 30, 2013.
It's a party so come with your dancing shoes on. We promise no speeches! Just a fun evening.
Temple Beth Ahm Yisrael
60 Temple Drive
Springfield, New Jersey 07081
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Join B'nai B'rith Denver from June 28 at 5:00pm until June 30 at 5:00pm in MDT for the annual Leadville camping trip and community service project.
Friday: We will be camping at Printer Boy Campground on Turquoise Lake. We will have a kosher catered dinner or pot luck (depending on your survey responses).
10:00 am - Shabbat Service at Temple Israel followed by Oneg
Mountain Hike - with Young Professionals and campers
5:00 pm - Kosher pot luck dinner for the Less Fortunate at St. George Episcopal Church (across the street from Temple Israel) Havdalah Service conducted by Rabbi Rappaport to follow
Vegetarian potluck dinner at Printer Boy campsite followed by Havdalah.
Bring a dish to share.
If your last name starts with...
A-F: Bring a Noodle/Potato (Salad, Kugel, etc.)
G-L: Bring Fruits/Veggies
L-R: Cheese/Dairy Dish or Salad
S-Z: Chips & Salsa/Guacamole or Dessert
9:00 am - Leadville Jewish Cemetery clean up begins
Free coffee & bagels for volunteers arriving early
12:00 am - Graveside Memorial Service led by Rabbi Rappaport. Kosher barbecue lunch to follow.
4:00 pm - Cemetery clean up ends
> Google Maps Directions to Printer Boy Campground at Turquoise Lake
Cost to campers: TBD (no more than $15 per person for the campsite).
Attention Leadville Campers:
Please fill out the following short survey by May 31st, so we know how many tents/sleeping bags to rent from REI.
> 2013 Leadville Camping Trip Survey
Zvi Krugliak, president of the B'nai B'rith Simchat Torah Unit in Miami, hosted Meira Cohen, president of the B'nai B'rith Haifa, Israel, lodge on June 8, 2013.
Both Meira and Zvi agreed to have continued cooperation between their two groups and and an on-going exchange of ideas and programs. Zvi plans to visit the Haifa B'nai B'rith on his next trip to Israel.
To get involved with the B'nai B'rith Greater Florida Region, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
The B'nai B'rith Real Estate Unit hosted Charles V. Bagli, author and reporter for The New York Times, as the speaker at our latest luncheon on Wednesday, June 5, 2013.
Speaker: Charles V. Bagli
Author and New York Times Reporter
Place: The Cornell Club - 6 East 44th Street, Fourth Floor, New York, N.Y.
Topic: New Book on Stuyvesant Town: "Other People's Money: Inside the Housing Crisis and the Demise of the Greatest Real Estate Deal Ever Made"
Date: Wednesday, June 5, 2013
Time: Reception - 12:00 Noon
Buffet Luncheon - 12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
About the Author
Charles V. Bagli is a New York Times reporter who covers the intersection of politics and
real estate. He has written about the sale of high-profile buildings, political contributions of
the real estate industry, the battle to build a two-billion-dollar stadium for the Jets, bid
rigging in the construction industry, payoffs at the tax assessor’s office, and a Sutton Place
co-op that turned public land into a private park. He has worked for The New York
Observer, the Daily Record of Morristown, New Jersey, The Tampa Tribune, and the
Brooklyn Phoenix. He lives with his wife in New Jersey. They have two daughters.
> Learn more about Charles V. Bagli and his book
Thursday, May 23, 2013
Featured Speaker: Tom Osborne, University of Nebraska Athletic Director
Hall of Fame football coach Tom Osborne has continued to leave a lasting impression on the history of Nebraska Athletics since returning to lead the Husker program as the school's 13th athletic director on October 16, 2007. Osborne, who led Nebraska to three national championships (1994, 1995, 1997) and 255 victories in his 25 years as the Huskers' head football coach, has continued to use his impressive leadership skills to guide the NU athletic department as a whole over the past five seasons.
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Visit http://omahasportsbanquet.org to learn more about the banquet.
5:45 pm to 6:45 pm
Exclusive private cocktail-buffet reception for VIP ticket holders with Tom Osborne
5:45 pm to 6:45 pm
Complimentary cocktail reception for Patrons
Dinner in the main ballroom
Introduction of Dignitaries, Student Athletes and Area Sport Celebrities and Coaches
Presentation of Awards to Student Scholar/Athletes
Join B'nai B'rith for the 6th Anniversary Celebration of Trivia Night at The Sixth & I Historic Synagogue.
Date: Wednesday, May 22, 2013
Time: 7:00 PM
Celebrate six years of trivia with new questions, prizes, and anniversary surprises.
Due to overwhelming interest in this event advanced registration is required to guarantee your spot.
Advance registration $15
Day of registration $18
Registration covers dinner and two drink tickets for wine and beer. Unlimited soft drinks will be available.
Teams: You can sign up and pay individually however please enter your team name in order to sign up with a specific team.
Every member of your team must be signed up in order to guarantee their spots.
Individuals: We'll create a team for you!
Registration will close on May 22, 2013 at 5 p.m. However we can sell out before then.
For those in their 20s and 30s
Must be 21 or over. Doors open at 6:30 PM.
> Register Online
B’nai B’rith International President Allan J. Jacobs visited the community of Lexington Kentucky at the invitation of the Stanley Rose Lodge on Sunday, May 19, 2013.
The program was held at Ohavay Zion Synagogue at 10:00 am.
Ohavay Zion Synagogue
2048 Edgewater Ct.
Lexington, KY 40502
Mr. Jacobs spoke about issues facing the Jewish community worldwide.