For Youth

Rosh Hashana Newsletter 

Beth Sholom has an excellent Youth Department with a variety of services provided every Shabbat and Yom Tov for young children to teens.  For further information contact our Youth Director Rena Ableman.

Special Programs

Learning Teshuva from the Lion King - Middle School Slichot Program Join us Saturday night, September 15, 9:15 PM for learning and movie screening at Beth Sholom. Everyone is envited!

Sukkah Hop Yom Tov Sukkot, Thursday October 5. (Rain date, Friday October 6) 
Join our fabulous annual Sukkah Hop! We are currently looking for families that are interested in hosting in their Sukkah, if you are interested in opening your Sukkah to the wonderful children from Beth Sholom  please contact

Shabbat Morning Programs

Torah Tots begins with supervised play, and is followed by an interactive program at 10:45

 that includes tefillah, singing, and Parsha stories followed by kiddush and a snack. Children 

should have a parent or caregiver with them at all times. Dropoff at Sponsor a Torah Tots kiddush in

 honor of a milestone your child has reached or a birthday! Email for more information. 

Kochavim join Morah Rachel for an awesome, kid-friendly davening, followed by stories, games, and snacks. Begins at 10:00 am. 

Junior Congregation with Mr. Helfgott, kids learn the Shabbat prayers and meet new

 friends in a fun and interactive setting, with lots of songs and  activities. Make sure to stay

 throughout the tefillah for awesome games and amazing snacks! You don't want to miss this.

 Program runs from 10:15-11:45. 

Teen Minyan Halachic minyan with lots of ruach and a special teen kiddush in the Beth Sholom Teen Center.

 See Dvar for schedule and let Rena Ablema know if you would like to participate, leyn, give a dvar Torah, or get an Aliya. Begins at 9:45. Join us for Pre-Shacharit  breakfast at 9:25. 

Ongoing programs for the year 5778

Kafe Israel - Teens Talk Israel@ Beth Sholom
Wednesdays, 5:30-6:30 PM, beginning October 18 
All teens (12 and up) are welcome to join us for discussions and activities about Jewish history, Zionism, and Israeli society and culture. New activities every week! 

B'nai Mitzvah Skills Club
Wednesdays, 5:30-6:30 PM, beginning October 18 

Children in fourth and fifth grades are invited to join for a 5-session club with tutor Rabbi Gordy Fuller to brush up on Hebrew reading and Tefillah. Fee is $180/child for 5 sessions. Wondering if it's a good fit? Email Maharat Fruchter

Teen Torah Study 
Wednesdays, 6:30-7:30 PM, beginning October 18 
Spend an evening with Rabbi Antine or Maharat Fruchter diving into Parsha conversations, talmud, contemporary issues in Jewish thought, lots of hard questions and fascinating conversations. The only requirement? Come excited and prepared to learn together and bring $5 for pizza. 

Hebrew Immersion for Teens with Rena
Sunday mornings (weekly)
Join our Shlicha on Sunday mornings to chat in Hebrew! Brush up on your skills and have a great time. Email if you would like to join her.

For more information contact Rabbi Aryeh Wielgus


Please fill out this form 12-18 months before your simcha to schedule an initial meeting with the clergy. 






Pre-School and Camp

Warm and nurturing Preschool & Camp with flexible options

To Learn more about the Beth Sholom Early Childhood Center, please click here