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Beth El-The Heights Synagogue builds vibrant Jewish community. We welcome all in participatory, traditional, egalitarian worship and learning.


Events in July 2024

  • Rosh Chodesh Tamuz Meditation Walk – Rain, clouds, or shine!
    8:30 am
    Contact Kirby Date at [email protected] or see the group blog at if you need further information.
  • Mishna Study Group will meet to continue with Tractgate Ma’aserot in chapter 3
    7:30 pm
    Zoom – See link
    Join Zoom Meeting Meeting ID: 944 2195 0308 Passcode: 999970
  • Kabbalat Shabbat: Services at 6:30, followed by a vegetarian-friendly pescatarian dinner. Rabbi Barry Starr will be the teacher.
    6:30 pm
    Suggested donation $10.00/person, but pay what you are comfortable with. You can register through the Payments/Donations button on the shul website,, and in the process, where you see the box that says, “Add notes about this payment,” add a note saying that the payment is for Kabbalat Shabbat, and the name(s) of those who…
  • Unveiling & dedication services in memory of Andy Havas’ wife, Janet A. Greene z”l.
    1:30 pm
    Mount Olive Cemetery
    27855 Aurora Road
    Solon, OH 44139
    Rabbi Barry Starr will officiate. Janet was the wife of Andrew Havas, mother of Maia Greene-Havas (Chris Osterhout) and Daniel Greene-Havas, grandmother of Remi Noam, sister of the later Mirian z”l,  daughter of the departed Erna and Theodore Greene z”l, and sister-in-law of George ____ z”l. She passed away on March 6, 2022.
  • Fast of Tammuz
    4:30 am9:31 pm
  • Monthly kiddush in memory of all whose Yahrzeits have occurred in that month, sponsored by Chesed and the Hot Lunch Fund..
    12:15 pm
    BE-THS Social Hall
    3246 Desota Ave.
    Cleveland Heights, OH 44118
    United States