Ready to enroll? You can complete your enrollment form online now or at our September 9 kickoff breakfast.
Bar/Bat Mitzvah preparation includes direct instruction with Rabbi Hoover. Confirmation classes are taught by Rabbi Hoover. Our High School program continues post-confirmation for those students who want even more in-depth instruction.
We approach every child as an individual—from personalized Hebrew instruction to enabling them to help conduct Shabbat morning services. Our focus on each child successfully integrates children with special needs.
If you are interested in enrolling your child, fill out our interest form or call the office. You can also enroll directly via our online portal or at the kickoff breakfast.
For more information, call the Temple Office at (718) 282-1596 or email email@example.com.
B’Yachad: Together— Discussion for Adults. Led by Rabbi Hoover. Saturdays at 10 am, adults of our community gather to discuss topics of interest. We learn more about each other and explore our various responses to the events in our lives and the world. The B’Yachad sessions are hybrid, and may be attended on Zoom or in person (COVID vaccination proof required).
Introduction to Judaism Class
Rabbi Sue Oren leads our community Introduction to Judaism class, co-sponsored by B’ShERT and many other Brooklyn congregations.
The curriculum is designed to give you access to concepts, vocabulary and observances that are central to Judaism. Explore the holy and the historical, inherited texts and contemporary issues, rhythms of the calendar and of our lives in this seminar-style course. All knowledge levels welcome!
Contact Rabbi Oren for registration details at firstname.lastname@example.org.
B’ShERT Book Club is hosted by members to discuss books with Jewish themes or Jewish authors.
Contact the Temple for dates, titles and Zoom links! Free to attend.
Torah Study: A deep dive into Torah using the JPS Commentators’ Bible with lively discussion and debate (and often laughter). Dive in anytime!
Thursdays at 1:00 pm, led by Rabbi Hoover. Contact the office for the weekly Zoom information.
Shiurim (Study Sessions): occasional lessons/discussions on Jewish topics. Past Shiurim have included sessions on holidays, current events, and ethical issues.Check the Temple calendar for dates.
About the Educator
Jessie Sander (she/her) is a Jewish special educator who works in synagogues and alternative Jewish education programs in Brooklyn. She holds a degree in Africana and Puerto Rican/Latino Studies from CUNY Hunter and a Master’s of Teaching Students with Disabilities from Pace University. Jessie is currently studying at Spertus Institute for Jewish Learning and Leadership to receive a Master’s of Jewish Professional Studies. Jessie is committed to creating more equitable, accessible, and anti-oppressive Jewish spaces for people of all ages. She lives in Midwood with her two cats, Pascal and Felipe.