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                                           Fall 2022 Holiday Programs with CBI

Bookmark this page to see updates on CBI Fall Holiday programming throughout    October 2022.

CBI Sukkah Hop 5783

Sunday, October 16th - 12:30 PM - 3 PM

After a 2 year hiatus one of our favorite community events returns. Visit with our CBI host families for a fun way to fulfill the mitzvah of sitting in the Sukkah.

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Shemini Atzeret/Simchat Torah Morning Services

Monday, October 17th- Shemini Atzeret (including Yizkor)

Tuesday, October 18th - Simchat Torah (including Hakafot)

9:30 AM in CBI Sanctuary followed by Kiddush Lunch

or available on Livestream by Clicking Here


Young Family Simchat Torah 

Monday, October 17th @ 5:30 PM


Come celebrate by dancing & singing with the Torah and enjoying cool treats for our friends 0 -5 years and their families.

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Simchat Torah Celebration

Monday, October 17th @ 7:00 PM


Join the CBI community as we celebrate Simchat Torah, the end of the holiday season and the ability for us to all be together. Evening will feature dancing & singing with the Torah, a chance to schmooze and cool treats for all ages.  


For additional information on non-CBI Holiday Programming happening throughout the Fall please visit our CBI Calendar


Union County S'lichot 

Saturday, September 17th @ 8:00 PM

CBI Sanctuary

Begin the formal High Holiday season and join together with congregations across Union County for our traditional joint Selichot service here at CBI. We'll come together for a S'lichot program and service as we prepare for the High Holy Days while sharing Hasidic stories from Ukraine and stories of Ukranian Jews today. We will also be joined by Gary Aidekman, JDC Board Member, who will update us on the work that JDC is doing in Ukraine and the they are giving to the refugees. 

We'll begin the evening with Havdalah, followed by the program and concluding with S'lichot services, offering liturgy, music and reflections to prepare us for Rosh Hashanah. 

CLICK HERE to let us know you are attending 


                                                           Rosh Hasnahah Tot Shabbat

Friday, September 23rd @ 5:00 PM


Join your friends (ages 0 -5) & their families at CBI for a celebration filled with singing, stories and treats for Shabbat & Rosh Hashanah. 

Click Here to let us know if we will see you there. 



Outdoor Shofar Blowing

Sunday, September 18 @ 6:30 PM

Wednesday, September 21 @ 6:00 PM

Thursday, September 22 @ 6:00 PM 

Join members of the CBI and surrounding community in hearing the sounds of the shofar. CBI shofar blowers will sound the shofar in front of CBI so that all can participate in the mitzvah of hearing the call of the shofar, safely, outdoors.

No registration necessary, all are welcome.



Erev Rosh Hashanah Family Service

Sunday, September 25th @ 5:30 PM

Outdoors in CBI Tent

All are welcome to join us outdoors at CBI to begin the new year together! This service mixes traditional liturgy, holiday music, and a story to set the tone for the holiday for kids of all ages.

No membership or tickets are required, but please CLICK HERE to register online to reserve a seat




Monday, Septmeber 26th @ 5:00 PM

Location: Brookside Park

Tashlich is a ritual to help prepare us spiritually for the new year. Please join us by the water at Brookside Park for this holiday experience.

No registration necessary.


CBI Religious School Grade Gatherings

Though Religious School will already be in full swing, we want to give the opportunity for our students (and their families) to get a chance to know each other better and spend some time together. 

Watch your emails for updates on exact dates, times and locations for each grade.



Men's Club Sukkah Prep

Sunday, October 9th @ 8:00 AM

CBI Sukkah Pad

Join the CBI Men's Club in their annual tradition of putting up the CBI Sukkah

We will need all hands on deck so if you are available please plan to come out to help. For any questions contact Eric Morrell.


Apple & Pumpkin Picking

Sunday, October 9th @ 9:00 AM

Location: Riamede Farm

Join the CBI community as we go apple & pumpkin picking to help bring the Sukkot Harvest festival together.

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Sukkot Morning Services

Monday, October 10th - Sukkot Day 1

Tuesday, October 11th - Sukkot Day 2

9:30 AM in CBI Sanctuary followed by Kiddush Lunch

or available on Livestream by Clicking Here



Sisterhood Night Under the Stars & Sukkah

Thursday, October 13th @ 7:00 PM

Join the CBI Sisterhood for a night in the CBI Sukkah featuring spirits and food for the season and holiday. Watch for additional information.

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Coffee with the Cantor - Sukkah Edition

Friday, October 14th @ 10:30 AM


Join the Cantor on Zoom for some learning about Sukkot and coffee. 

Click here to RSVP and watch email for Zoom Link


Sukkot Tot Shabbat & Dinner

Friday, October 14th @ 5:30 PM

CBI Sukkah

Join us for a Shabbat & Sukkot Celebration with song, stories & friends and a nice dinner together in the Sukkah.

Click Here to RSVP to let us know if you will be joining us.


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