Past Events at TBDJ

Throughout the year, and throughout its history, Congregation TBDJ serves host to a wide array of special events, including Shabbatons, scholars in residence, guest speakers, lecture series, dinners, social and entertainment events, youth activities, and more.

Below are some of the events we've run over the past few years, with many more to come. Click on an event for more detail, including photos and videos (where available).

If you have any suggestions for events we should run, or guests we should host, please send them to our programming team at

5776 / 2015-2016

Shavuot: Siyum Tanach


Shavuot: Baily Road Diner


Shavuot: Junior Tikkun Leil Shavuot


Megillat Esther in Deoth


Haggadah with Dr. Shimshon Hamerman


Medical Ethics


Rabbi Ronnen Neuwirth


Book Launch: Modern Orthodoxy

in American Judaism,

by Maxine Jacobson


Lyon "Lenny" Roth


Rabbi Dr. Raphael Shuchat


Tu B'Shvat Seder for Women


Rabbi Uri Deutsch


Youth: Board Game Tisch


Youth: Chanukah Party


Youth: Bowling Night


Chanukah with Shlomo Sufrin


Aviva Klompas


Martinis & Macarons

Ladies Event


Dr. Yehudah Mirsky


Chanukah Shiur

with R' Aryeh Royde


Lecture Series on Jewish Prayer


One Nation, Many Faces


2015 Scotch Tasting


TBDJ Blood Drive


Shabbaton with

Rabbi Daniel Korobkin


Shabbat Project

Havdalah Concert


Meet The Author:

Jacques La Salle


Shabbat with

The Traveling Chassidim


Simchat Torah Seudah




5775 / 2014-2015

Rabbi Sharon Shalom


Rabbi Elimelech Goldberg

Kids Kicking Cancer


Dr. Charles Freilich


Purim Party


Eitan Katz Shabbat & Concert


Hillel Neuer

UN Watch


Tastes of the World:

Bollywood Night


Tastes of the World:

Korean BBQ


Panel: Israel's Security & Diplomatic



Shavuot Women's Learning


Baily Road Diner (Shavuot)


Junior Tikkun Leil Shavuot


Memorial for

Rav Aharon Lichtenstein z'l


Panel: Secrets to Jewish Continuity


Rabbi Mordechai Becher


Jason Dov Greenblatt


Lecture Series:

Ashkenazim & Sephardim Part II


Scotch & Cigars


Youth: Mad Science

in the Sukkah




5774 / 2013-2014

Rabbi Steven Weil


Baily Road Diner


Junior Tikkun Leil Shavuot


Rabbi David Milston


PastaOpera II: Carne!


Rabbi Dovid Bashevkin


Drink & Think with

Rabbi Alex Israel


Purim Youth Carnival


Purim Celebration featuring

The Newlywed Game


Lecture Series:

Ashkenazim & Sephardim Part I


Lecture Series: How to Speak to God

& A Siddur GPS




Meaning & Music of

Kol Nidre Liturgy


Scotch in the Sukkah




5773 / 2012-2013

Rabbi David Stav


Rabbi Steven Weil


Kiddush Cup II

Hockey Tournament


Purim Celebration featuring

The Family Feud



5772 / 2011-2012

Rav Yisrael Meir Lau


Adina Bar Shalom


Kiddush Cup

Hockey Tournament


Eddie Schachter

Sefer Torah Dedication



Sat, 17 February 2018 2 Adar 5778