Youth Department

Meet Our Youth Directors

Jason and Erica David have been devoted Youth Directors of our shul for the last 7 years. Both are warm, fun and creative individuals with a passion for Jewish education. Erica and Jason are both involved in Chinuch and have worked in camps, schools and shuls creating exciting educational and entertaining programming.  Jason works as a learning specialist at Yavneh Academy and was previously a special education teacher at the Joseph Kushner Hebrew Academy. Erica is a special education teacher at Yeshivat Noam where their children, Shimmy and Gali attend. During the summer months Erica and Jason work at Camp Morasha. Erica and Jason love being part of the Beth Aaron community and look forward to another great year as the Youth Directors.

To learn more about the Davids....ask the children.

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Shabbat Morning Groups

Shabbat youth groups at Congregation Beth Aaron provide a supervised and structured informal learning environment that allows children to deepen their love of Judaism and develop a positive connection with the shul. Youth groups begin at 9:30 and end when the Main shul finishes davening.

They are broken down as follows:

  • Mommy or Daddy and Me (0- 3)
    Children have the opportunity to play with toys and other children their age.These children must be accompanied by a parent.
  • Nursery and Pre-K Group (3-4 year olds- must be potty trained) 
    Children in this group enjoy free play time, storytelling, singing songs, tefillah, snack, and an interactive parsha lesson.
  • Kindergarten Group
    Children in this group enjoy free play time, structured group activities, singing songs, tefillah, snack, and an interactive parsha lesson.
  • 1st and 2nd grade
    In this group, children further develop their tefillah skill, enjoy a delicious snack, and learn the weekly parsha through an interactive parsha lesson. Children also have time to choose a popular game or toy to play with a friend and have  access to our game room to play Ping-Pong and foosball.
  • Junior Cong. (3rd-5th grade)
    In this group, children further develop their tefillah skill preparing them to daven in the main minyan or the youth minyan. After tefillah, the Jr. Cong. Has a Kiddush with doughnuts each week. They learn the weekly parsha through an interactive parsha lesson. Children also have time to choose a popular game or toy to play with a friend and have access to our game room to play Ping-Pong and foosball.
  • Teen Minyan (starts at 9:15)

Programs

 

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                                                                                                        -Ahuva C.                                                                                                            -Alex W.                     

                      

                                               -Maya G.                                                                                                 -Gali D.

                                   

                               -Leah E.                                                                                                                  -Yosef E.

 

Megillah After Party 2017 

Havdalah and Hot Cocoa

Events

 

 

 

 

Thu, 27 April 2017 1 Iyyar 5777