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It’s a New World

Thu, 08/31/2017 - 9:12am -- Community News

It’s a New World

“It’s a new world, Tevye, it’s a new world." I always thought those words only pertained to the times in Fiddler on the Roof. Over the years, I continually am surprised to see once again, It’s a new world.

Passover 2016 @ VBS

Thu, 04/14/2016 - 12:00am -- Community News

You will find tips on making the seder a more meaningful experience, a fun quiz that you can do at the table to make the seder more joyous, and links to links to Haggadah resources and partnering organizations that try to make the world a better place. 

We hope you enjoy these materials.  Share them with your friends.   Wishing you a happy, healthy, and spirited Pesach.

Spring is Here; Pesach is Coming

Tue, 03/29/2016 - 12:00am -- Community News

The calendar says that spring is officially here.  While we have not gotten the full blast of our promised El Nino this winter, it’s time to move forward. We have changed our clocks, cleaned out closets and celebrated Purim with raucous joy and hamentashen.  Countless songs have been written in honor of springtime by our great American composers, many of them Jewish. 

To Save A Life

Fri, 03/11/2016 - 12:00am -- Community News

Michael Goldsmith is a graduate of the Valley Beth Shalom Day School (Class of 2000) and comes from a family of mensches. His mom, Barbara Goldsmithis a perennial co-chair of VBS’ annual Project Pushcart High Holiday drive and of Mitzvah Day.

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