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Counting the Omer


Tonight is 4 days of the Omer.

Upcoming

Happy Passover to one and all!

Preschool Registration starts for 2014-2015. COME GROW WITH US. Contact Director Edna Vaknin at 510.357.7920.

Love your Shul Day.  Help make TBS fresh and clean for spring!  Sunday, April 20th from 9 to noon.  Persons of all ages and abilities are encouraged to attend.

Get Acquainted Rehersal for Sisterhood Swing into Spring.  Sunday, April 20th from 2 to 3 pm.  Calling all entertainers and models - we need you...

Upcoming

Preschool Registration is open for 2014-2015. COME GROW WITH US. Contact Director Edna Vaknin at 510.357.7920.

Upcoming

  • Friday, March 28th, 8pm:  Annual Zimriah will follow the service,featuring the band Girls in Trouble .
  • Tuesday, April 1, Preschool Registration starts for 2014-2015. COME GROW WITH US. Contact Director Edna Vaknin at 510.357.7920.

Celebrate Purim All Weekend Long

Please join us for these fun festive activities:

Friday, March 14.  Special preview performance for Temple Beth Sholom! The Berkeley Renewal Spielers will perform this year's Purim Spiel this Friday night at the temple. Abbreviated services from 8-8:30pm followed by an approx 1 hour spiel. All for free! Poorly behaved children are always welcome.

Saturday, March 15.  Come in costume for the Megillah Reading at 7pm followed by our annual Hammentaschen bake-off.

25 Years as Your Cantor (5774)

As you know Kol Nidre gets chanted three times each year, which means that last night I chanted Kol Nidre from this bima for the 75th time which got me to reflecting about my journey that led me to being your cantor for 25 years.

Torah/Hebrew School Welcome Letter

Registration materials

School Calendar

Dear Parents and Students,

Shalom, Shalom!!  Have you heard?  Gertsen Torah and Hebrew schools are the place to be!

Contact Us

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642 Dolores Avenue
San Leandro, CA 94577
Office: (510) 357-8505
Fax: (510) 357-1375
Preschool: (510) 357-7920

Clergy and Educators

HARRY A. MANHOFF, PhD
Rabbi

LINDA HIRSCHHORN
Cantor

RINAT MANHOFF
Director, Gersten Torah and Hebrew School

EDNA VAKNIN
Director, Preschool

Lay Leadership

RITA COHEN
President

HEIDI KOLDEN
SOPHIE MIRON
Vice-Presidents

KAT WELLMAN
Immediate Past President

LYDIA OSIAS
Treasurer

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