CBE Respite Shelter

CBE Rotunda

CBE operates a Homeless Shelter for 11 weeks, in the evenings, from April 1 through June 14, 2024. It is in the Rotunda of the Sanctuary Building and provides a warm, safe place to sleep, along with a hot meal, for our homeless guests. The Shelter is an entirely volunteer effort, coordinated by CBE congregants […]

Recurring Event Brooklyn Egal Minyan

Brooklyn Egal Minyan

CBE Chapel 274 Garfield Place, Brooklyn, NY

Join CBE, Altshul, and the wider Brooklyn brownstone community for an egalitarian minyan. This is part of a larger effort to offer daily minyans — for those who want to participate regularly and for those who are mourning and saying kaddish. Even if you are new to daily services, we invite you to participate — […]

Wishes, Fears, Lessons, and Self-Recognition: Jewish Folk Tales and Contemporary Poems

CBE Boardroom 274 Garfield Place, Brooklyn, NY

Join award-winning poet Jessica Greenbaum to read both fascinating Jewish folktales and the contemporary poems that bring them closer to our lived experience. Drawing on anthologies by pre-eminent editors including Nathan Ausubel, Yaffa Eliach, and Howard Schwartz (including" The Baal Shem Tov and the Werewolf," by Martin Buber!), we will enjoy close readings of both […]

Recurring Event Brooklyn Egal Minyan

Brooklyn Egal Minyan

CBE Chapel 274 Garfield Place, Brooklyn, NY

Join CBE, Altshul, and the wider Brooklyn brownstone community for an egalitarian minyan. This is part of a larger effort to offer daily minyans — for those who want to participate regularly and for those who are mourning and saying kaddish. Even if you are new to daily services, we invite you to participate — […]