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                                           Fall 2023 Holiday Programs with CBI

Bookmark this page to see updates on CBI Fall Holiday programming throughout    September & October 2023.

Sukkot Morning Services

Saturday, September 30th - Sukkot Day 1

Sunday, October 1st - Sukkot Day 2

9:30 AM in CBI Sanctuary followed by Kiddush Lunch

or available on Livestream by Clicking Here


HaMakom Dwellin' in the Sukkah

Sunday, October 1st

7 PM - 9 PM

Temple Sholom

Calling all 8th - 12th graders to spend time with other Jewish teens from partnering synagogues for some time in the Sukkah, a little food and to learn about the great offerings that HaMakom will have all year long.

Click Here to let us know if we will see you in the Sukkah at Temple Sholom


CBI Sukkah Hop 5784

Tuesday, October 3rd

5 PM - 8 PM

Join us in the CBI Sukkah to begin with a Pizza dinner before heading out to CBI Congregants' Sukkahs for drinks & dessert

Click Here to let us know if we will see you in the Sukkah


Mens Club Torah on Tap in the Sukkah

Wednesday, October 4th

7:30 PM

Mens Club will come together in the CBI Sukkah for a night of discussion over some beer. 

Click Here to let us know if we will see you in the Sukkah


Sisterhood Night Under the Stars & Sukkah

Thursday, October 5th @ 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.

Click Here to RSVP


Shemini Atzeret/Simchat Torah Morning Services

Saturday, October 7th- Shemini Atzeret (including Yizkor)

Sunday, October 8th - 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 

Saturday, October 7th @ 5:30 PM


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


Simchat Torah Celebration

 Saturday, October 7th @ 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.  



B'sefer Chayim

Wednesday, September 6th



Click here to let us know if we will see you there


Union County Va'ad S'lichot 

Saturday, September 9th 

8 PM

Temple Emanu-El in Westfield

Click here to register



Outdoor Shofar Blowing

Wednesday, September 13  & Thursday, September 14

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

Friday, September 14th

5:30 PM


All are welcome to join us 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 registration requested.

Click here to register




Sunday, September 17 @ 5:00 PM


Tashlich is a ritual to help prepare us spiritually for the new year. Please join us in the side parking lot of CBI for this holiday experience.

No registration necessary.


Men's Club Sukkah Prep

Tuesday, September 26th @ 6:00pm

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.



Evening with Paula Shoyer

Wednesday, September 27th

7 PM

Spend the evening sampling delicious dishes with renowned Kosher Chef Paula Shoyer. 

For those wanting a more in-depth culinary experience, sign up for a full day cooking evening with Paula! Includes lunch and a special gift for participating. 

Click Here to Reserve Your Spot


Sukkot Tot Shabbat & Dinner

Friday, September 29 @ 5:30 PM

CBI Sukkah

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

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For information on additional programming happening throughout the Fall please visit our CBI Calendar

Sat, September 30 2023 15 Tishrei 5784