Temple Beth Torah Events

Life Long Learning Special Guest Speakers

 Special Events with Congregation L'Dor v'Dor

These programs are open to the community. Feel free to invite your friends and neighbors. To attend in person, people need to RSVP to the synagogue office at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and provide their vaccination cards. Those attending in person must be fully vaccinated and are expected to wear masks in our synagogue building.
Unless otherwise noted, people are also welcome to participate in these programs online through our website: www.ldorvdor.org/livestream/live-on-demand, Facebook Page or YouTube Channel. More program details can also be found on the congregation’s Facebook Page.

The New Retail vs Institutional Trading Paradigms with Ben Snider in Conversation with Andrew Sandler
Wednesday, October 13 at 7 pm

How has Robinhood changed investing and what are its effects on institutional investing?
Ben Snider is a Managing Director at Goldman Sachs and a senior strategist on the U.S. portfolio strategy macro team. Andrew Sandler is the Managing Director at Sandler Capital Management. We are grateful for his continued devotion to our synagogue and for organizing these economic forums.

Stories from the Roosevelt Family with Tweed Roosevelt in Conversation
with Brian Land
Tuesday, October 19 at 7 pm

An insider's look at the Roosevelt family, including Presidents Theodore Roosevelt and Franklin D. Roosevelt, and its relationship to the town of Oyster Bay and the Jewish community.
Tweed Roosevelt is the great-grandson of President Theodore Roosevelt and is chairman of the Theodore Roosevelt Institute. In addition to serving as our congregation's president, Brian Land is a fellow Oyster Bay resident and a member of the Board of Trustees of Long Island University.

Abortion Rights and the Law with Robin Charlow & Lauren Garfunkel
Sunday, October 24 at 7 pm

Join us on Zoom (Meeting ID: 884 6645 4650, Passcode: rights)
A deeper look at the recent Texas law, the constitutional questions surrounding abortion rights and a discussion of the state of reproductive freedoms in the United States.
Robin Charlow is a member of our congregation and also a Professor of Law at Hofstra University and teaches in the area of constitutional law. Lauren Garfunkel grew up in our congregation and is a national board director of the National Council of Jewish Women.