Congregation B'nai Israel

2710 Park Avenue, Bridgeport, CT 06604 | (203) 336-1858 | |

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Rosh Chodesh December/Tevet Gathering: Chanukah Potluck Dinner & Candle Making Workshop



Join with women from across the B’nai Israel community each month for conversation, laughter, creativity and learning as we celebrate the start of each new moon. Women of all ages are welcome to participate, current members and prospective members are welcome. See below for our schedule of upcoming Rosh Chodesh events, please reach out to Rabbi Sarah at with questions.



Rosh Chodesh Tevet/December Gathering

Tuesday, December 12, from 6:00-9:00 p.m.*

Chanukah Potluck Dinner & Candle Making Workshop

Celebrate the 6th night of Chanukah with our Rosh Chodesh community!

Join us for a festive potluck dinner and a candle making workshop led by the local woman owned business Healings by Nature. Each participant will have the opportunity to design and create their very own unique candle, using 100% soy wax, semi-precious gemstones, dried flowers and/or glitter coloring and fragrance.

The cost of the candle making workshop is $20/person. RSVP by December 8 on ShulCloud link sign up here! or to Ilene at Checks can be made out to Congregation B’nai Israel.

In addition to your RSVP, please click on this sign up genius to indicate what you will be bringing for our potluck dinner!

*Note Date Change!



Upcoming Rosh Chodesh programs – save the date!

Monday, January 22: Tu B’shvat Tasting

Monday, February 12: Game Night, co-sponsored by Women of B’nai Israel  

Sunday, April 7: Women’s Passover Seder, co-sponsored by Women of B’nai Israel