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Summer 2016 VOICES is here

The new issue of VOICES has been mailed and should be reaching you any day now! Look for exciting news about our new Jewish Learning Programs (formerly Religious School K-12) , plus essays about the Syrian refugee crisis, Aging & Sageing, the curative power of Stone Soup, and much, more more. Click here to view Summer [...]

2016-09-06T15:00:11+00:00 August 16th, 2016|CBB, News & Announcements|

Czech Memorial Holocaust Torah

In 2011, we restored our Czech Memorial Holocaust Torah. On three occasions in October, we joined together in small groups to rewrite a Hebrew letter in our Torah. It is the 613th mitzvah to write a Torah, and by joining our hand with our Sofer’s, we performed this mitzvah. In addition to restoring our Torah, we [...]

2016-11-28T09:48:40+00:00 March 7th, 2016|CBB|

WWII Veteran Legacy Award Honoree: Howard Smith

Born in Cornis, Utah December 4, 1924  90 years old Volunteered for U.S. Airforce as B-17 bomber pilot.   Flew 29 missions over Europe.   Pearl Harbor 1:48- I was skiing and we came down off of the mountain. We were about 30 miles from home, so we stopped at a drugstore to get something to [...]

2016-11-28T09:48:41+00:00 January 22nd, 2016|CBB, Special Programs|

WWII Veteran Legacy Award Honoree: Leonard Rosenfield

Born in Minnesota. Volunteered for the US Army Was rejected from combat units (too skinny) Stayed in USA working for the Army on secret radio and communications projects. 4:03 He’s a certified art teacher, graduated from the Walker Arts Center in Minnesota and also went through Chouinard Institute out in L.A. and L.A. trade tech. [...]

2016-11-28T09:48:41+00:00 January 22nd, 2016|CBB, Special Programs|

WWII Veteran Legacy Award Honoree: Bernhard Penner

Born in 1926 in Germany in a small town , 89 years old. Enlisted in the U.S. Army. Served in the Pacific in the Infantry as rifleman. In 1938 I was one of a very small group of Jewish kids from Germany who were on a kinder transport. You’ve probably heard of kinder transports to [...]

2016-11-28T09:48:41+00:00 January 22nd, 2016|CBB, Special Programs|

WWII Veteran Legacy Award Honoree: Jack Nadel

Born Brooklyn, NY. 92 years old. Volunteered in U.S. Army Aircorp as a B-29 bomber navigator and radar officer. Flew 27 missions.   1:50-3:50- story about horse sculpture, study for a dream about horses running from east to west side of Berlin wall. 4:00 Born October 4, 1923 in Brooklyn, was 171/2 living in NY [...]

2016-11-28T09:48:41+00:00 January 22nd, 2016|CBB, Special Programs|