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Yom Shishi, 30 Tishri 5775
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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

  • 2014 High Holy Days Rabbi Sermons and President's Messages - click here and then scroll down
  • 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


Oct.24.2014 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Judaica Shop Open


Oct.24.2014 5:45pm - 6:15pm
Shabbat Shirah - A service for families with children from birth through first grade led by Sarah Bornstein Howard


Oct.24.2014 6:15pm - 7:30pm
Fusion Shabbat Dinner (Reservations Required)


7:30pm Oct.24.2014 - 8:30pm Oct.24.2014
Fusion Shabbat Service with Shabbat Choir


Oct.25.2014 9:30am - 11:30am
Hot Topic Shabbat with Rabbi Bloom - Parashat Noach


No Boker Tov

Save the Date

Shabbat Fusion Dinner
October 24 at 6:15pm - click here for info and reservations

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

Dine Around - Wise Guys
October 29 at 6:00pm - click here for reservations

Dine Around - Sea Grass Grille
November 5 at 6:00pm - click here for reservations

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

92nd Street Y Simulcast Series
November 9 at 7:30pm - click here for info and registration

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

Steven Ovitsky Musical Double Feature
November 22 at 7:30pm and November 23 at 1:30pm - click here for details

 For a complete list of special events, click here


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