ETZ HAYIM SYNAGOGUE
1-1/2 Hood Road, Derry, NH 03038
WELCOME RETURNING AND NEW ETZ HAYIM STUDENTS!
OPEN HOUSE AND ORIENTATION
TUESDAY AUGUST 30 AT 6:00 PM
Our Youth Education program begins September 6, 2022, at 6:00 p.m. for students ages 7 to 18.
We offer the following programs:
Sunday Camp (Ages 4-6) meets from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. one Sunday afternoon per month, beginning Sunday, September 18, 2022. Our Sunday Camp Teacher uses a mix of music, crafts and games to introduce students to the Jewish calendar, prayer, Torah and Hebrew. Sunday Camp is free for new families.
The Tuesday night programs for grades 2+ meet every Tuesday, beginning Tuesday, September 6, 2022, at 6:00 PM.
Aleph class (Grade 2) meets weekly from 6:00 to 7:15 PM, and the Bet class meets (Grade 3) from 6:00 to 7:45 PM. These classes enable students to learn the basics of Hebrew letter recognition and decoding in order to begin to learn to read. Students will also learn about holiday observance, Tzedakah and Jewish living.
Our Gimel, Dalet, B’Nai Mitzvah and Confirmation classes (Grades 4 and up) meet from 6:00 until 8:15 PM. Students start with building Hebrew reading skills, working up to leading prayer for our older students, as well as learning Jewish ethics, history and Judaica. Liturgical and Judaic knowledge and skills in preparation for becoming a Bar/Bat Mitzvah.
To register, please visit www.etzhayim.org/learn
Our educational programs are supported in part by an allocation from the Jewish Federation of New Hampshire.