Congregation Beth Tikvah 

P.O. Box 814 
Carlisle, PA 17013 
February, 2018 




Friday Night Shabbat Services7:15pmAsbell Center

February 16

March 2 (immediately after Purim)

March 23

Sunday School 10:30am-12:30pm,  Asbell Center


Events at Asbell Center

Wednesday, February 14 

Ruby Namdar Lecture – “The Ruined House”

5:30 p.m. – Dinner by Chef Curtis

6:00 p.m. – Lecture Asbell Center, 1st Floor Conference Room RSVP by 1/31 to

All are welcome!


Thursday, February 15 

Lunch and Learn

Carl Qualls, Professor of History – Contemporary Politics of Memories of the Holocaust

Noon – 1:00 p.m.

Asbell Center

Co-Sponsored by Congregation Beth Tikvah 

All are welcome!


Community Purim Carnival, Feb 25 (at JCC Harrisburg)

11:00AM - 1:00PM  

JCC in the Mary Sachs, Spector, & Miller 
3301 N Front Street 
Harrisburg, PA 17110

Exciting carnival games for all ages,
arts & craft projects, prizes & inflatable fun.

Free to the entire community.


Emily's "Faith In Focus" Column In The Sentinel: "Waiting For Spring To Arrive"


Emily's latest column in the Sentinel is about getting through winter's challenges and the holiday of Tu Bi-shevat.  Interesting as always!



Empty Bowls Event to benefit Project SHARE

(From the CALC website...)

Monday, March 5th,  6:00-8:00 p.m. at Dickinson College HUB

$20 per ticket

Go home with a beautiful hand made ceramic bowl to remind you that you have supported Project SHARE’s mission.  This year marks the 27th Year that CALC, Project SHARE and Dickinson College have partnered to host Empty Bowls. Over the years, more than 3,000 Bowls have been created by local artists raising invaluable funds to help Project SHARE empower people in need.

100% of the proceeds go to Project SHARE.


Beth Tikvah Has A Facebook Page!

If you would like to join the CBT Facebook group, send a "friend request" to Ariel Franchak, and she will add you to the group.

Send newsletter items to Howard Warshaw in the newsletter's Carlisle Bureau at .
Thanks to Ethel and SteveT for contributions to this month's newsletter.