Congregation Beth Israel welcomes prospective members to an open house and barbeque on Sunday, August 26, 5pm. The event will introduce participants to Beth Israel’s inclusive and welcoming community. Children are welcome. For more information, visit www.cbict.org or contact the congregation at firstname.lastname@example.org or 860-233-8215. Congregation Beth Israel, which will be celebrating its 170th year, is located on 701 Farmington Ave., West Hartford.