Activities and Programs

Congregation Beth Shalom offers a wide variety of activities and programs for people of all ages! Download the pdf below for a complete list of what we are offering this year, and then join us at our next activity!
Camp Shabbat
A sweet taste of Shabbat for ages to Kindergarten and their families. Sing songs, hear stories, share brunch, and play on the playground with your CBS tot family.10:00 – 11:00 am on the following Saturdays:May 5, 2012
June 2, 2012
Pajama Havdallah and Date Night
Saturday, January 28, 2012
6:30 – 7:30 pm Havdallah
7:30 – 10:30 pm Date NightBring your family to Pajama Havdallah on Saturday evening. Say good-bye to Shabbat with songs, stories and crafts.Havdallah is free. Just bring a snack to share.

Then, for those parents who which to extend the evening, CBS will provide childcare for three hours. Bring a sleeping bag and pillow for your child, and find them snuggly and happy when you pick them up after your date.

Childcare is $15.00 for three hours, and RSVP is required.
Call the office at 485-4478 or email

Parent-Child Programs
Father-Son Go Karting
Sunday, November 13 2011, 1:00 pm
Meet at Scandia 5070 Hillsdale Blvd Sacramento. Cost is $6.95 per ride or $17.95 unlimited. Must be at least 54″ to ride.Mother-Daughter Ice Skating
Sunday, December 4 2011, 1:00 pmFather-Daughter Dance
with DJ Terry Press-Dawson
Saturday, January 21 2012, 7:00 pm
$36 per family, includes refreshments and photograph

Mother-Son Miniature Golf
Sunday, March 4 2012, 1:00 pm

Parents and Their 6th grade Children
Middle School Values and Me
Sunday, November 13 2011, 10:30 amOur Jewish Journey
Sunday, January 29 2012, 10:30 amIsrael Cafe Swim Party at the Rabbis Wechsler-Azen’s House
Saturday, May 19 2012, 4:00 – 6:00 pm
For Grades 8 – 12Havdallah Laser Tag
Saturday, December 3 2011, 7:00 pm
Meet at Congregation Beth ShalomTeen Adventures
with Rabbi Evon Yakar, known as the Adventure Rabbi of Lake Tahoe
Open to Jewish Teens in the Greater Sacramento Area
RSVP to or 916-486-0906 (ext 307)Sunday, November 6 2011, 2:00 – 6:00 pm
Meet at Peak Adventures, 6000 J St, Sacramento

Watch for Upcoming Adventures on:
Sunday, January 22 2012
Sunday, March 18 2012
Sunday April 29 2012 — Teen Adventure with Jewish Heritage Festival

Craft making: Thanksgiving Tchotchkes and Table Decorations
Sunday, November 20 2011, 4:00 pmJudaica Swapmeet
Sunday, December 18 2011, 4:00 pmChocolate Extravaganza
Sunday, January 15 2012, 4:00 pm

For information or to RSVP contact Robin at or call Carry at 334-5341

Sunday, November 13 2011, 6:30 pm
Meet at Country Club Lanes. Please RSVP.Men’s Medical Awareness
Sunday, January 8 2012Thursday Ski Getaway
Thursday, February 9 2012

King’s Game
March 2012

For more info or to RSVP for an event, contact Dave at or Gil at or call the office at 485-4478

Ballroom Dancing
Tuesdays in NovemberNovember 1, 8, 15, 22, & 29 20117:00 – 8:30 pm

Monthly dance card available for $40.00

Congregation Beth Shalom
Fun/Fund Raising Extravaganzas
Tribute Dinner
Saturday, March 3 2012Purim Carnival
Sunday, March 11 2012Mahjong
Sunday, March 18 2012

Sunday, April 22 2012

Congregation Beth Shalom Music Festival
Sunday, June 3 2012