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Jewish learning doesn't stop at B'nai Mitzvah!

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 Continuing Education

In the spirit of lifelong learning, Beth El offers a variety of educational opportunities for Jewish learners of all ages. Our goal is to provide engaging, adult educational opportunities and creative, alternative Shabbat experiences. We hope you can join us! Learn more.

 

Scholarships

At any given time, there are many scholarships open to students in the Pittsburgh area interested in continuing their education.  Learn more.

Learn our Services

We have an extensive library of mp3 recordings covering Friday Evening Shabbat Services, Saturday Morning Shabbat Services (Preliminary Service, Shacharit, Torah Service, Musaf) and Friday Evening Shabbat Dinner at Home. Learn more.

Read Torah

Have you ever wanted to learn to read Torah Trope?  We have the basics to get you started!  Learn more.

Read Haftarah

Our vast library of mp3 recordings is an excellent resource for Haftarah readers. Learn more.

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What We Talk About When We Talk About Plastic Recycling

Try to imagine a day where you go without using plastic—it’s impossible. From yogurt containers to shampoo bottles to takeout containers, plastic is a part of our daily lives. Just a few years ago, this didn’t bother many people because recycling plastic was easier and more commonplace. South Hills townships used to recycle all plastics…

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Sponge Alternatives

Sponges. We all use them, from cleaning pots and pans to other household chores. But did you know that many sponges contain plastic? They are also a repository for germs and pretty hard to recycle. One way to make environmental changes in kitchen habits is to replace sponges with Swedish dishcloths. They are made from…

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The quickest picker upper…

I grew up having paper towels handy for many uses, especially in the kitchen. Wash your hands; dry with a paper towel. Spill on the floor; wipe with a paper towel. Rinse fruits and vegetables; spread to dry on a paper towel. You get the idea. Once we started composting, we would add the used…

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