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Welcome to Temple Etz Chaim

  • Shalom!

    Welcome to Temple Etz Chaim

  • To Pray

    The heaven and the earth were finished on the seventh day, and God ceased from all work.  God blesses the seventh day and sanctified it. [Gen. 2:1-2]

  • To Teach

    From Generation to Generation, to inspire love of Judiasm, dedication to Torah and fulfillment of mitzvot. L'Dor v'Dor

  • At a Young Age

    Our early childhood environment is designed to create an atmosphere that enables our children to grow at their own pace.

  • Youth Programs

    Our Youth Department offers programs available to youth and teens in grades 3-12.

The melodies and the prayers we sing on Erev Shabbat are now online. Please listen ...


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Upcoming Events

Friday, March 20, 2015 - 6:00pm
Friday, May 8, 2015 - 6:00pm

Caring Connections Support Groups: TEC is proud to offer two support groups open to the community: Parents of Special Needs Children and Bereavement. Our Parents of Special Needs Children meet every other Saturday from 9:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. in the Adult Lounge. Our Bereavement group will meet every 2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month. See our flyer for complete details.

Journey of a Rabbi is now available! At Temple Etz Chaim, we are lucky to have so many talented congregants including Rabbi Jack Shechter, who has recently published Journey of a Rabbi. This two-volume Journey of a Rabbi consists of essays describing ventures undertaken, events experienced, and ideas articulated that reflect the life work of a rabbi and Jewish educator. Available for sale at journeyofarabbi.com or in the TEC Gift Shop.

Pictures from Family Fun Day. Many TEC members had a great time on June 1, taking part in Family Fun Day. See our Family Fun Day pcture gallery to see what happened.


Chai Lights

2014-2015 (5775) Membership Information is available now. Print a Membership application. See our Membership Information Page for other forms and information.

Hanukkah Resources: As you and your loved ones enjoy  Hanukkah, we hope you'll find these blessings and songs add to your celebration.

"Say Shalom": Friday, January 2nd at 7 p.m. in Remembrance Hall. Come welcome Shabbat and say "shalom" to old friends while making new ones before enjoying a beautiful Friday night service.

Tango Night: Saturday, January 24, 2015, 8 p.m. Back by popular demand! Join us for a performance by Tinto Tango, learn to Tango, watch beautiful dancers, and listen to inspiring musicians! Appetizers and red wine will be provided. Childcare is available ($10 for first child & $5 for each additional sibling. RSVP required to Preschool Office). $25 pre-paid/$30 at the door.

Havdallah and Hot Dogs: Saturday, January 31st, 5:30 p.m. Havdallah and Hot Dogs is coming! Don't miss out on all the fun and, of course, a hot dog dinner for only $5. Click here to RSVP--reservations are required.


Make Donations and Tributes Online!

You may now donate to Temple Etz Chaim via our safe and secure online donation form. Make any kind of tribute using your credit card. See our Donations Page for details.

Sisterhood Judaica Shop

Visit the Sisterhood Judaica Shop at Temple Etz Chaim! We carry a wide selection of Judaica gifts for every occasion. Visit the Sisterhood Judaica Shop web page for hours and featured items!


Earn Funds for TEC

When you search ans Shop with GoodSearch, you help Temple Etz Chaim earn money. How? Good Search is a search engine which donates 50-percent of its renveue to the charities and shcools designated by its users.

Agoura Hills Hand Car Wash "Wash Bucks" Program

Find out here how you can help support TEC every time you wash your car or shop at Agoura Hills Hand Car Wash.