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Adult B'nai/B'not Mitzvah

Are you interested in

  • Expanding your Jewish literacy skills, confidence, and sense of connection with Judaism?
  • Deepening your knowledge and commitment to Torah, Tefillah (Prayer) and Kehillah (Community)?
  • Going through this process with others and celebrating your Jewish learning in our community?

Then consider joining a group of adults who will become B’nai and B’not Mitzvah together through a two-year process of engaging, independently and collectively.

This adult B’nai/B’not Mitzvah study process is for

  • Those who never became Bar or Bat Mitzvah
  • Those who had a Bar or Bat Mitzvah in form but not in substance

Adult B’nai Mitzvah Introductory Classes in 2017

Interested in expanding your Jewish literacy skills, confidence, and sense of connection with Judaism? Want to enjoy this process in community and celebrate your Jewish learning in Havurah? Join a group of adults who will become B’nai and B’not Mitzvah together in two years. We will begin with three introductory classes in May. Contact Deborah Eisenbach-Budner for more information.

Wednesdays, May 17, 24 & 31, 2017, 7:00 – 8:30 pm

Past B'nai Mitzvah

Mazel tov to the 18 Havurah Shalom adults pictured above, who celebrated their B’nai Mitzvah on Dec. 5, 2015, after two and a half years of studying Torah, prayer, and spirituality together. You can read their drashot here and see their photos on Facebook taken by Donna Kleinman and Barbara Simon.

On Dec. 5, more than 300 friends and family helped the following Havurahniks celebrate their "coming of age" in Jewish learning: Wendy Castineira, Becky Chiao, Annie Goldberg, Robbin Isaacson DeWeese, Barbara Hein, Roberta Kaplan, Jack Lazareck, Susan Lazareck, Tom Mitchell, Buff Nedb Neretin, David Newman, Laura Orgel, Susan Rosenthall, Barbara Simon, Karen St. Clair, Eliana Tempkin, Adele Thompson, and Dave Weil.

You can also read the drashot of Havurah’s adult B’nai Mitzvah in 2012.

Participants in our B’nai and B’not Mitzvah classes need to be Havurah Shalom members. If you are not a member, click here for membership information.

Contact Deborah Eisenbach-Budner for more information.

 

Monday, May 22 2017 26 Iyyar 5777