There's something for everyone! CBB aims to foster positive connections within our Temple community, and between our members and the Santa Barbara Community. We do this by providing opportunities for Tikkun Olam and Mitzvot in a variety of different ways. Whether it’s a visit, a meal, a ride, or a friendly face, there’s a way [...]
Please save the date for our celebration of CBB's 90th anniversary and Cantor Mark Childs's 25th year at our Temple! More details will be coming shortly. In the meantime, please contact Elizabeth Gaynes with any questions.
Congregation B’nai B’rith is a Reform Jewish Congregation of more than 800 households located in beautiful Santa Barbara, CA. Our campus is nestled in the foothills and our community is thriving and growing. Our Mission: We are a diverse and inclusive community of individuals and families building together a vibrant house of living Judaism while acting on [...]
Want to learn to read the Hebrew letters, prayers, Torah? Considering becoming a Bar or Bat Mitzvah as an adult?
The class will focus on Modern Hebrew with a new text, and will continue using "Bet is for Bereishit" to increase our knowledge of Biblical Hebrew.
This year the class will focus on both Modern Hebrew and how the new vocabulary learned relates to prayers and Torah.
An in-depth look at the fundamental practices and principles of Judaism. This class is suitable for absolute beginners as well as people looking for a fresh take on a timeless tradition.
Get familiar with the some of the most profound Jewish prayers in our Shabbat liturgy.
A clear, down-to-earth, and accessible introduction to the classic sources and ideas of the Jewish mystical tradition.
An intentional time for group meditation practice. Renee Golan will lead, integrating Jewish text and sources.