Our mission is to provide a place, rooted in Jewish tradition, where all people feel welcome, supported and enriched. We strive to foster connections to our past, to our future and to the divine in an intimate, accepting community.
Schwenksville teen wins $175,000 for science project.
Thats CBJ's own Aaron Yeiser! Great job Aaron! You can read the whole article here.
What's Happening at CBJ
Monday - Thursday, 7 PM
Friday Night Shabbat Service, 7:30 PM
Saturday Morning Service, 9:30 AM
Sunday Morning Service (when Religious School is in session), 9 AM.
Kosher for Passover Fair Trade Chocolate,
Coffee and Tea Fundraiser
LAST CHANCE! through Friday, March 24:
Enjoy the sweetness of chocolate, coffee and tea made without child labor as we celebrate our freedom from slavery in Egypt. 40% of the money raised goes right back to CBJ! Items for sale are Kosher for Passover (see Kosher Certificate here) and will arrive before the holiday. Additional catalogs will be available through the office.
Coffee House Concert Fundraiser
Shalom 5K/1 Mile Walk
On Sunday afternoon, April 2nd, 2017, from 1:00 - 5:00 p.m., the Kehillah of Chester County invites the entire community to participate in our first 5K Run/Walk and Kids Fun Run at Wilson Farm Park in Chesterbrook, Tredyffrin Township. Registration materials and more specific information will be posted here soon.
Oh, the Places We'll Go...
USY/Kadima Spring Convention
Attention all USY/Kadimaniks who want to have fun!!!!
Get excited because the USY/Kadima Spring Convention is almost here and it is going to be incredible! Spring Convention will take place May 5th -7th at Camp Green Lane in Green Lane, PA. The theme of this year’s Spring Convention is "Lion King"!
Spring Convention will begin the afternoon of May 5th 2017. For all 5th-12th grade USY/Kadimaniks, the buses will leave late morning/early afternoon on Friday.
Final transportation details (time/location) will be sent prior to convention.
The cost of Spring Convention includes transportation, food, rooming and all programming throughout the weekend. The application must be filled out completely in order to register for Spring Convention 2017! Cost for this convention is $250
Scholarships!! You will find a scholarship application in Regpacks when you register. If you have any questions about Scholarships or the convention please contact Corey Bass at the Regional office: 215.870.7902 or email him.
To register or for more information including FAQs and a Sample Schedule visit the EPA/Hagesher website.
Food Distribution Program
CBJ has partnered with the Jewish Relief Agency (JRA) to create a network for delivering groceries to housebound people in Phoenixville one Sunday a month.
In order to make this program as successful as possible, we need your help packing and delivering boxes! It's a small commitment with a big impact!
Sundays at Noon
All congregants are welcome
Community Yard Sale
Date: Sunday May 21
Time: 8 am-2 pm; rain or shine
Cost: $20 per space( 10' x 10')
$10 per table rental (8'x 3') or bring your own
Suggest 10% of sales as a voluntary donation to the congregation
- Scrapbook stuff… everything must go!
- Crafts & art supplies
- Designer clothing
- Lawn care & garden tools
- Cameras & phones
- Baby things & kids toys
- Furniture & bedding
Priority spaces and table sales open to CBJ members until April 2, and then we will open space to community vendors as well. Bring your friends - tell your neighbors! Space can be used for any type of legal sales.
We will do the advertising for you! Food will be available to purchase on the day of the sale to attract patrons! In case of rain we will setup in the Social Hall and Lobby.
Contact Carol Actor at email@example.com to reserve a space now!
UPCOMING COMMUNITY EVENTS
Upcoming March 2017
Tikkun Olam/Social Action Passover Fair Trade Chocolate, Coffee and Tea Fundraiser March 5 - March 24
Wed 1 Board Meeting 7:00 PM
Sun 5 Purim Parent Child Class 9:00 AM; Purim Carnival 11:00 AM
Wed 8 Grown Up Group Workshop 10:30 AM
Sat 11 Megillah Reading 7:00 PM
Fri 17 Community Shabbat and dinner 6:30 PM
Sat 18 Sydney Beccaria Bat Mitzvah 9:30 AM
Sun 19 Mitzvah Day 9:00 – 12:00;
Sun 19 Tikkun Olam/Social Action JRA Food Distribution 12:00 PM
Tue 21 Adult Education Series (1 of 5) 7:00 PM
Sun 26 Rosh Hodesh Group 7:00 PM