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Shabbat Salon: Professor Joel Hecker

Friday, May 10, 2019 5 Iyar 5779

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Join us for Shabbat Salon, featuring guest speaker Joel Hecker, Professor of Jewish Mysticism at the Reconstructionist Rabbinical College. Title of the presentation is: "A Kiss is Just a Kiss? The Meaning of Kissing in the Kabbalah."



We begin with a full Shabbat service at 6:00 pm followed by a catered dinner and speaker in the Social Hall at 7:00 pm. The presentation begins between 7:45 and 8:00 pm, and the event typically concludes at 9:00 pm. You will enjoy a buffet-style vegetarian dinner provided by locally owned Nineveh catering. Each menu is specially created just for TBH!

May Dinner Menu

  • Kubba Hammuth: cracked wheat dumplings stuffed with mushroom, leek, and pine nut filling simmered in a tomato broth (Contains wheat , citrus, onions, garlic)
  • Green salad with balsamic vinaigrette
  • Vegetable biriyani rice (Contains nuts, onion, garlic)
  • Roasted potatoes with baharat seasoning
  • Cucumber yogurt salad (Contains dairy, onion)
  • Tahini pie with cardamom whipped cream (Contains dairy)


Dinner is $10 per person. RSVP is required for the dinner only. You may join us for the service and presentation without an RSVP.


Complete the form below and pay online with a credit card or PayPal account. If you prefer to pay by CHECK OR CASH, please e-mail your dinner RSVP to You may drop your payment in the Mail Box in the TBH foyer by the admin office or you may pay the night of the event.

Once dinner registration has closed, payment for dinner is non-refundable if you have to cancel. However, you may transfer your dinner ticket to another person. If you choose to pay by check/cash, please contact the office to make arrangements.

Important Note: Event Registration is for the dinner ONLY. You may attend the service and/or speaker presentation without having dinner.

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