• Avodah Worship and celebration through the observance of meaningful, creative, and traditional rituals
  • Torah Lifelong learning, searching for meaning, and seeking comfort and healing
  • K'hilah/Mishpacha Community & Family — nurturing our interactive, multi-generational extended family
  • Tikkun Olam Transforming ourselves and our world through tzedakah, social justice, and g’milut chasadim (acts of loving kindness)

Our warm, compassionate, vibrant, spirited, inclusive, and participatory Reform Jewish community is religiously and geographically diverse, serving Washington's northern Puget Sound. Browse our Web site, attend a service or event, and join us!

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Saturday Learners' Shabbat & Yom HaShoah Commemoration, 4/22, 10am


Our Saturday Morning Learners Shabbat Service, led by Rabbi Jessica Marshall, emphasizes learning the origin, significance and meaning of particular prayers. The D'var Torah discussion between the congregation and the service leader provides an opportunity for interaction and learning that deepens our knowledge of the weekly Torah portion and its relevance to our lives. We also honor Yom HaShoah, Holocaust Remembrance Day, with readings and reflections.

Shabbat Service Honoring Temple Beth Or Volunteers, Friday, 4/28, 7:30pm

Rabbi Jessica Marshall, assisted by song leader Bernie Busch, will lead this special Shabbat Service Honoring the many volunteers in our wonderful Temple Beth Or Community. We're going to take a festive TBO volunteer photo so please attend this spirited evening!

Learn to Read & Chant Torah Trope

torahstudyLearn to read and chant trope. Basic Hebrew reading a prerequisite. The class will be taught by Bernie Busch. The classes in this series will be held 3/29, 4/12, 4/26, and 5/10, 7:00 pm-8:45 pm. No cost. Sign up here. Come and learn to chant a happy Torah tune!

Time to Register for Summer Camp!

Kalsman15Even though snow still mantles the Cascades, time is running out to enroll in Summer Camp. Camp Kalsman, located in Arlington, is the URJ’s newest camp, and commonly fills by the end of March. Check it out, as well as many other exciting Jewish summertime opportunities.

Temple Beth Or Video Clips

View and enjoy some clips from our 30th Anniversary video. Check our our Video Archive for for expanded views and to see more videos.


Gift Cards - Raise Funds for TBO at No Cost to You!

StarbucksTemple Beth Or purchases Gift Cards at a discount and re-sells them at face value. Buy gift cards from us at no extra cost to you, and help us raise funds for our programs and events. We stock several popular cards and can order cards for a wide range of retailers. Buy cards for groceries, gas, clothing and of course, your favorite cappucino! Stock up on cards for holiday gift-giving or friends and family.

PCC Natural Markets has opened a new store at 22621 Bothell Everett Highway, Bothell. TBO offers PCC gift cards at an initial purchase of $50. Once you purchase a gift card from TBO, you can recharge that gift card at any PCC and we will continue to receive 5% back on purchases made with your card. We can also send you cards on a monthly basis if that would be easier for you.

If you need any extra gift cards for birthdays, graduation, Father's Day, etc., let us know at scrip@templebethor.org There's someone out there who would love a gift card to Cabela's, and we get 11% back! Other bonuses include:   Ruth's Chris Steak House (12%), Lowes (5%), iTunes (10%), Dell (6%), and Sears (6%)."