Read Erin Graffy's article from the Spring/Summer 2017 Montecito Journal here: 2017 Graffy CBB story
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 [...]
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 intentional time for group meditation practice. Renee Golan will lead, integrating Jewish text and sources.
Rabbi Cohen is offering this two-session opportunity to penetrate beneath the surface of the old words, to make contact with the timeless spiritual messages of the Jewish High Holy Days. Open to all, and especially to anyone seeking a new personal encounter with our old religious tradition.
The Five Wishes Workshop Monday, June 2, 3-5 PM Free (Every First Monday of the Month) Where do I want to spend the last days of my life? Under what conditions do I want to be kept alive and when do I want to be allowed to die? At CBB, we are participating in a community-wide [...]
Here's what students in Rabbi Cohen's fall/winter Beginners Hebrew course had to say about their experience: "Rabbi Cohen made the Beginning Hebrew class such a delight. He made it easy and fun. It is thrilling to read the prayers in Hebrew. We finished the class knowing all the letters,vowels and how to pronounce [...]