VAYISHLACH, GENESIS 32:4−36:43 When Ben-Oni Becomes Benjamin: Rachel’s Midrashic Monologue

On Saturday, February 25th, drop off the kids from 4-8PM for a fun evening of dinner, crafts, a movie and havdallah services. Go on a date, or join us for some special Wine Time.

Simchas & Tsuris

Get well to Fran Sherman who is recovering from surgery.

Many thanks to those who have already let us know that they will be sponsors for our upcoming Gala honoring Miriam Van Raalte on February 23. It’s not too late to join this elite group, consisting of:

Elaine Asa
Marty Baker-Jordan 
Dick & Estelle Blake 
Sherri & David Chapman
Eileen & Henry Cohen
Kathy & Mitchell Cohen
Lorraine & Noah Cohen
Shara Cohen
Joan & Mark Filowitz
Chuck & Mindy Glatstein
Mitch & Janice Goldberg 
Jon & Ann Goldman 
Cindy & Fred Jacobson
David & Alyse Kirschen
Lis Leyson 
Sophia & Max Litt
Lynette & Bob Northcutt 
Jan & Jill Perkins 
Louise Robertson
Elaine & Harvey Socol
Barbara Talento 
TBT Men’s Club
TBT Sisterhood
Carolyn & Tom Toby

Contact Lynette Northcutt for information (

For TBT Tributes please contact the TBT office (714/871-3535) or

Please remember TBT in your will, estate plan, or by beneficiary designation.

Join our LEGACY CIRCLE by contacting the Temple office

Tikkun Olam News – Volunteers Needed this Sunday!

Bottles & Cans This Sunday, November 18

TIKKUN OLAM needs your help this Sunday, November 18th at the TBT youth lounge starting at 10:30 AM. You will be helping us empty, crush and bag cans and bottles for recycling to secure Tzedakah money for those in need at TBT. Temple Beth Tikvah volunteers do this every third Sunday of the month.  Please be sure there is no trash/liquid inside the recyclables & please double-check that  the items are marked with a CA Redemption Value. 

Please contact Gary Gruber ( or call him at 714-319-0030 or call the Temple office to volunteer. Thank you for your anticipated participation.

Rabbi Nico Is Dancing …

On February 7th, Rabbi Nico will rock the stage at Pathways of Hope’s Look Who’s Dancing fundraiser!

RECEPTION: 5:45 PM – 6:45 PM
General Admission: $50
VIP Admission (reserved seating in front section): $75
Child Ticket (12 or under): $20
Fullerton College Campus Theatre (321 E. Chapman Ave., Fullerton, CA 92832)

YOU can support Rabbi Nico and our community’s most vulnerable residents by purchasing a ticket, donating, or sponsoring the event. Click HERE for details.

Join our Mitzvah Corps!

  • Food Distribution
  • Volunteer Professional Services
  • Tutoring/Story Reading
  • Collect & Prepare Food
  • Room Turnover


Repairing the world begins in our own community

For information on joining us please contact the Temple office or Gary Gruber at 714-319-0030 or at