- About Us
We are excited to have a very special scholar who is a teacher, an author and a energetic presence. You will love meeting and learning with her. Rabbi Ruth H. Sohn is an experienced teacher of Jewish meditation and spirituality, including Hasidic texts and thought. She teaches and directs a mentoring program for rabbinical students at HUC-JIR in Los Angeles and her articles, Biblical commentary, midrash, and poetry have appeared in various anthologies and periodicals.
Community Shul’s Pre Hanukkah Pot-Luck Celebration will take place on at the Jewish Community Center. Make it a memorable Hanukkah for the whole family! Arts and crafts for the kids, discussion with the Rabbi for adults, and great food and fun for all! If you love Hanukkah, if you love lighting candles, if you love great food (latkes included), come celebrate! Please bring a veggie or fish dish, a side dish or a dessert.
Our monthly Kabbalah study with Rabbi Arthur will take place on Sunday, Nov 10th, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM with bagels, cream cheese, orange juice, tea/coffee, at the rabbi's home. 4598 Camino Molinero Santa Barbara, CA 93110. If you've studied with us before, you know it's a wonderful experience filled with teaching, meditation and sharing. If you haven't been with us, then take this opportunity to join us.
The B’not Mitzvah ceremony for Dani Antman, Deidre Dubin, Carri Kapstrom, Doralee Jacobson, and Cyndi Silverman took place on Saturday, October 26. Over the past two years, these students have studied with Rabbi Arthur Gross-Schaefer and Renee Golan. The Shul curriculum includes the Jewish calendar and lifecycle practices, Hebrew, texts, and current trends. The B’not mitzvah read from the Torah on their Bat Mitzvah morning, for the first time!
Join us for our next Community Shabbat pot luck celebration led by our B’nai Mitzvah class on Friday, October 18 6:30 PM . Please bring a vegetarian or dairy main dish to share.
Our Kabbalah study with Rabbi Arthur takes place Sunday, Nov 10th 10:00 AM at the Rabbi's home 4598 Camino Molinero Santa Barbara, CA 93110 with bagels, cream cheese, orange juice, tea and coffee.
If you've studied with us before, you know it's a wonderful experience filled with teaching, meditation and sharing. If you haven't been with us, then take this opportunity to join us!