Members of Congregational Beth Hillel enjoyed a lovely pot luck Shabbat dinner outdoors, to the accompaniment of beautiful Jewish music played by two violinists. The Garry family hosted this event on their beautiful property. We enjoyed the home cooked culinary delights, followed by a dessert display which included brownies, home-baked cookies, fruit salads and ice cream of assorted flavors with all the fixings for Ice Cream Sundaes. After a beautiful fireworks display to enhance the wonders of Mt.
On Sunday, February 14th, Congregation Beth Hillel/Walden Jewish Community Center held a Valentine's Day Brunch fundraiser. Their gourmet chef prepared all kinds of dreamy, creamy chocolate concoctions with crispy Spanish frittatas and potatoes.
Our Hanukkah Party was on Sunday, December 13th. A light dinner (tuna and egg salads, crudites and dips, green salad, latkes, of course, and dessert) was served. We each lit our Hanukkiah and enjoyed another Hanukkah at Congregation Beth Hillel. Gift baskets were made and raffled off to 6 lucky recipients.
Congregation Beth Hillel participated in first Walden Crop Walk to End World Hunger. 100 walkers participated in the 3 mile walk, beginning in St. Andrews and ending up on the front lawn of our synagogue. Joe took out the chairs, as they Fox Hill Bruderhoff community set up a huge charcoal grill and served everyone a hearty meal of hot dogs, hamburgers, veggies, home baked cookies and a variety of cold drinks, including home made cider.