This summer, worship services at Tabernacle Congregational UCC Church will begin at 9:30 a.m. The church is located at 50 Washington St. in Salem, and is handicapped-accessible. The church is open and affirming and everyone is welcome to join in worship. For more information, call the church office at 978-744-3164, or visit www.tabernaclechurch.org.
Temple Sinai in Marblehead is accepting applications from local artists interested in exhibiting their artwork in the Temple’s new exhibition space for the upcoming 2013-2014 season. There will be three six-week exhibits throughout the year, and shows will either be a highlight of one artist’s work or a themed show with several artists represented. For more information, call 781-631-2763, or visit www.templesinaiweb.org/gallery.
Temple Beth Shalom will hold its 17th annual Sha’ BBQ at 5:30 p.m. on Friday, July 26, followed by a shabbat family service, led by Rabbi Emily Mathis, and oneg shabbat. Meet new members and greet prospective members. The kosher menu includes hamburgers, hot dogs, chicken nuggets, veggie burgers and sides. Reserve a spot by Monday, July 22, at 978-535-2100 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Events will be held at 489 Lowell St., Peabody. The shabbat eating experience is open to the entire Jewish community.
“Images of Jewish Women in American Film,” a program of the Jewish Women’s Archive, presents the final film in its special film and discussion series tracing cultural representations of and attitudes toward Jewish women in American films in the past 50 years. A screening of “Kissing Jessica Stein” will take place on Monday, July 22, at 7 p.m., at Aviv Centers in Peabody. Admission is free and refreshments will be served. To reserve a spot, contact Susan Feinstein at 978-740-4431 or email@example.com.
The Lappin Foundation will honor several notable community leaders at its annual Youth to Israel Adventure Welcome Home Reunion on Sunday, Aug. 25, 2 p.m., at Temple B’nai Abraham in Beverly. Dr. Harold and Zelda Kaplan of Beverly will receive the 2013 Youth to Israel Adventure Award for their leadership, philanthropy and commitment to Israel. Dr. Marvin Wilson, a professor of biblical studies at Gordon College, will be presented with the Lappin Foundation’s Friend of Israel Award in recognition of his love and support for Israel and Jewish people. In addition to recognizing the honorees, the program will feature reflections by teens who will have returned from their trip to Israel as well as a special donor recognition. The program is free and open to the community. For more information, contact Susan Feinstein at 978-740-4431, or visit www.lappinfoundation.org.