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Welcome To Congregation Beth Yam, The Focal Point For Southern Beaufort County's Multifaceted Jewish Community Supporting A Wide Range Of Programs And Activities For Members of All Ages.

Beth Yam, "House by the Sea," is a warm, welcoming synagogue in the Reform tradition. It provides not only a place to worship, but a place where people of all ages and religious backgrounds can be part of Southern Beaufort County's growing Jewish community. To learn about Jewish life in the Low Country, click here. If you are already a member or just visiting the Hilton Head Island or Bluffton area, Beth Yam has much to offer. If you would like to know more about us, click on our Introduction to Beth Yam link.

Of Special Note

Become a Friend of Congregation Beth Yam. Click here to print out a donation form

Social Action Committee HOPELINE Phone Donations - click here for details

TRIP TO ISRAEL with Rabbi Bloom
February 13-23, 2016 - click here for information

  • Read Dr. Shira Lander's Speech from Journey of Friendship dated December 10, 2015 - click here
  • President Twyla Sable's Rosh Hashonah Speech for 2015 - click here
  • President Twyla Sable's Yom Kippur Speech for 2015 - click here
  • Rabbi Bloom's article published  in the CCAR Spring 2015 Journal - click here
  • CBY D-Day Commemoration article in Beaufort Gazette on June 5, 2014 - click here
  • The History of CBY has been updated by Joseph Levy and Michael Werner - click here
  • Rabbi Bloom's essay "On Judaism" in the April 2014 issue of Celebrate Hilton Head Magazine - click here
  • Nadyne Ulicny honored with Women of Reform Judaism Centennial Award as Local "Unsung Heroine" recognizing leadership and dedication - click here
  • We are chosen!!! The Outreach Committee is proud to announce that we have been chosen to receive our second Belin Award from the Union for Reform Judaism. This award, which is presented every other year, is only given to eight congregations in North America. In addition to the award a $1,000 cash prize will be given to Congregation Beth Yam.
  • We have prepared a wonderful Tour Guide of our Synagogue that shows you how our building's architecture, art, culture, and symbols represent the values, mission, and vision of our congregation.

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Videos of Interest

Upcoming Events


02.09.2016 9:30 am - 10:30 am


02.09.2016 10:45 am - 12:00 pm


02.09.2016 12:15 pm - 1:45 pm


02.09.2016 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm


02.10.2016 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Save the Date

Adult Ed Basic Hebrew Class
5 Consecutive Tuesdays Starting January 19 at 9:30 am - click here for info

PBS Series: Jews in America
February 10, March 2 & 9 at 12 noon - click here for info

Sisterhood Sweetheart Luncheon
February 11 at 11:30am - click here for reservations

Congregational Potluck Dinner
February 12 following the 6:00pm Kabbalat Shabbat Service - click here to register

Trip to Israel with Rabbi Bloom
February 13-23, 2016 - click here for information

92stY Simulcast - Joel Grey
February 16 at 8:15pm - click here for info and tickets

Community Forum: Corridor of Shame - Highway to Hope
February 18 at 7:00pm - click here for details

Dine Around - Sigler's
February 24 at 6:00pm - click here for reservations

Dinner and Movie Event: My Italian Secret
February 28 at 6:00pm - click here for information

Dine Around - The Beach Club at Sea Pines
March 3 at 6:00pm - click here for reservations

Unique Dine Around - Theater Event
Okko Restaurant and/or Peking Acrobats at Arts Center
March 26 at 5:30pm - Theater reservations needed by February 26 - Click here for details and reservations


For a complete list of special events, click here