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Welcome To Congregation Beth Yam, The Focal Point For Southern Beaufort County's Multifaceted Jewish Community Supporting A Wide Range Of Programs And Activities For Members of All Ages.

Beth Yam, "House by the Sea," is a warm, welcoming synagogue in the Reform tradition. It provides not only a place to worship, but a place where people of all ages and religious backgrounds can be part of Southern Beaufort County's growing Jewish community. To learn about Jewish life in the Low Country, click here. If you are already a member or just visiting the Hilton Head Island or Bluffton area, Beth Yam has much to offer. If you would like to know more about us, click on our Introduction to Beth Yam link.

Of Special Note

  • CBY D-Day Commemoration article in Beaufort Gazette on June 5, 2014 - click here
  • The History of CBY has been updated by Joseph Levy and Michael Werner - click here
  • Sarah Bornstein Article in Island Packet on May 3, 2014 - click here
  • Rabbi Bloom's essay "On Judaism" in the April 2014 issue of Celebrate Hilton Head Magazine - click here
  • Nadyne Ulicny honored with Women of Reform Judaism Centennial Award as Local "Unsung Heroine" recognizing leadership and dedication - click here
  • We are chosen!!! The Outreach Committee is proud to announce that we have been chosen to receive our second Belin Award from the Union for Reform Judaism. This award, which is presented every other year, is only given to eight congregations in North America. In addition to the award a $1,000 cash prize will be given to Congregation Beth Yam.
  • We have prepared a wonderful Tour Guide of our Synagogue that shows you how our building's architecture, art, culture, and symbols represent the values, mission, and vision of our congregation.

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Videos of Interest

Rabbi Rick Jacobs Takes the #ElulMitzvahChallenge

Upcoming Events


6:00pm Sep.17.2014 - 8:00pm Sep.17.2014
Dine-Around at The Cottage


7:00pm Sep.17.2014 - 8:00pm Sep.17.2014
Selichot Rehearsal


Sep.18.2014 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Membership Committee


Sep.18.2014 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Judaica Shop Open


Sep.18.2014 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Back Pack Buddies


Sep.18.2014 4:30pm - 5:45pm
Hebrew School

Save the Date


Dine Around at The Cottage
September 17 from 6:00-7:00pm - click here for info and reservations

Fusion Shabbat Dinner
September 19 at 6:15pm - click here for details and reservations

92nd Street Y Simulcast Series
October 1 at 8:15 pm - click here for info and registration

Dine Around at the Santa Fe Cafe
October 7 at 6:00pm - click here for info and reservations

Men's Club Annual Charity Golf Tournament
October 13 at 9:00am - click here for info and registration

Blessing of the Animals
October 26 at 11:30am - click here for details

A Taste of Judaism Class
Starts November 6 - click here for info and registration

Social Action Trip to Penn Center
November 18 at 9:15am - click here for info and registration

 For a complete list of special events, click here


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