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teen scene november

10/30/2015 01:09:04 PM


Temple Beth Am Teen Scene November
Sunday, November 1: 1:30-5:00p
Giant Monopoly

General Board Meeting

Wednesday, November 18
Executive Board Meeting

8:00-9:00pm at the temple

Friday, November 20: 8:00 pm
Celebrate our Camp Weekend with a BAFTY led camp themed Shabbat service and oneg.  This Shabbat is for the whole congregation!

Questions?  email us at
Put your Jewish values into action!

BAFTY is having a Thanksgiving food drive.  Bring non-perishables to the temple between now and November 20.
There is a box in Gloria Hall.
BAFTY is on social media!

Click here for our facebook page

Click here for our instagram 
Session 2 of seventh grade will begin on November 12.  Students will rotate to new courses.  Our three courses are:

Mitzvah Class with Ms. Lerner
Holocaust Studies with Ms.Gartner
Israel with Ms. Wilbur

Seventh graders have a service attendance requirement to help them prepare for their b'nei mitzvah services. All seventh graders are expected to attend 7 Friday night or Saturday morning Shabbat services during the school year.
Chai school session two begins next week! If your name is not on the lists below, please contact Cantor Jamie ASAP.

Session two dates:  Nov. 5, 12, Dec. 3, 10 (Nov.19 and Dec. 17 are whole group days at 6:30)

5:30-6:30 Mah la'a-sot:  Ethical decision making for teens
Gracie Aaronson
Eli Aaronson
Zach Krauss
Allison Sanel
Julian Silverman
Sarah Winokur
Ross Miller
Maia TA
Jacob Ziluck
Seth Gartner
Maci Kazin
Michael Memis
Jared Aaronson
Lucy TA
Josh Ziluck
Michael Buchwald
Julsie TA
Cayla Halloran
Rachel Echols
Sami Davidson
Caitie Walsh
Natalie Walsh
Michael Sherman

6:30-7:30 Mini-Ulpan:  some easy spoken Hebrew to get you started
Allison Sanel
Stacey Gussak
Ross Miller
Julsie TA

6:30-7:30 Madrichim Training:  Helping kids with special needs
Maia TA
Michael Memis
MIchael Buchwald
We are participating again this year in a collaborative learning experience with three other local congregations!  Our first class, Cooking WIth the Bible, begins this Sunday.  Class meets from 11:30-1:00 on four Sundays at our four partner sites.  You can sign up for the whole course or for a few sessions.  The cost is $15 per class ($60 for the whole course).  If you are interested, contact Cantor Jamie ASAP!
Nov 1 - First Hebrew
1821 East Main Street
Peekskill, NY 10566
Nov 8 - Hebrew Congregation of Somers
3 cypress Lane
Yorktown NY
Nov 15 - Temple Beth Am
203 Church Place
Yorktown Heights, NY  10598 
Nov 22 - Temple Beth Shalom
760 Route 6
Mahopac, NY 10541 
Congratulations to all of the Madrichim who have completed our first session Madrichim Training class: Building Authentic Relationships with Children.  

Our second class will be :  Helping Kids with Special Needs. We still have room in this class.  If you are interested in participating--even if you have already completed your required class--let Cantor Jamie know!  Anybody with interest in teaching can benefit from a deeper understanding of how to work with children who have special needs.

First session madrichim should arrive at 8:25. Please report directly to your classroom.

Second session madrichim should arrive at 11:00.  Please get your team banner and meet children in your makom.


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