Category Archives: Events


Community Shabbat Dinners

Once a month we host Friday night dinners at BSBI open to the entire community.  The dinners are catered at a high quality and include an open bar and inspirational Shabbat spirit.  Registration opens two weeks prior to each dinner, at which time we publicize the menu and pricing.  Both locals and tourists are welcome, and typically we have a nice (free) kiddush lunch
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Chanukkah Party

Fish Fry

Please join us for the Brotherhood and Sisterhood Community Fish Fry, the Sunday after Thanksgiving, November 26, 2:00 PM. Jump Castle for kids of all ages. Menu: Fried Fish, Red Rice, Mac & Cheese, Green Beans, Salad and Cobbler. $20/adults, $10/Kids, Family/$50. RSVP to the office by 2:00 PM, Tues., Nov. 21, or by Friday Nov. 24, 3PM. For information, contact Daniel Fox
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Bourbon, Cigars and Brisket in the Sukkah

An Evening Honoring Joe Engel

Join us on Sunday, October 22 for a very special dinner honoring Joe Engel.   SOLD OUT

High Holidays at BSBI

BSBI is the place to be during the High Holidays!  For both Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur we have our traditional Ashkenazi service in the Main Sanctuary as well as an Israeli Sephardi Service in the BSBI Chapel.  Both services are free and no reservations are required.  (Please note that the Sephardic Service is conducted entirely in Hebrew) And don’t miss our elegant Appletini
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Israeli Sephardic Services for the High Holidays

In addition to our High Holiday traditional, Ashenazic services in the main sanctuary, we will also have a full schedule of Sephardic services in the BSBI Chapel.  The Sephardic services will be conducted exclusively in Hebrew.  Please note that the timing of the services are slightly different than the Ashkenazic ones.

August 25 Shabbat Dinner

Aug. 25 Shabbat Dinner Registration Adult $20.00 USDChild 8-12 $10.00 USDChild under 8 $0.00 USD Aug. 25 Shabbat Dinner Registration Adult $20.00 USDChild 8-12 $10.00 USDChild under 8 $0.00 USD

End of Summer Barbecue

Solar Eclipse Viewing Party

Come to BSBI for a perfect view of the Solar Eclipse.  Join us for a barbecue as you experience the eclipse in historic downtown Charleston.  We will have a great view from the Rutledge Side of the shul. Sunday evening we will have a lecture by Dr. Jeremy Brown on the Great American Eclipse of 2017.  Dinner available before and after the talk.