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Purim Carnival

Purim Carnival  - Join us on Sunday, March 12th at 11:30 AM for the greatest Purim Carnival around! Games, prizes, food and fun! Click here for the Purim packet.

 

 

Upcoming Events

Monday, February 20, 2017 - 10:00am
Tuesday, February 21, 2017 - 7:00pm
Tuesday, February 21, 2017 - 7:30pm
Friday, February 24, 2017 - 3:00pm
Friday, February 24, 2017 - 7:30pm
Saturday, February 25, 2017 - 10:00am

Caring Connections and More

I Care, We Care, TEC Cares!

For more information and to be a part of Caring Connections visit our page.

Volunteer opportunity: The ALS Association is looking for volunteers to visit home-bound people with ALS once a week. Teens would be welcome. Please contact with Barbara Porush: 818-429-5686bporush@alsagoldenwest.org

Support Groups Open to the Community: Our Bereavement group will meet every 2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month. Al-Anon meets every Wednesday at TEC, 7:00-8:15PM. 

Be Involved - Click here for a calendar of upcoming events.

Refuah Shelamah Requests - Can't make it to shul for a friend or loved one in need of a prayer for healing?  Send in any name you would like read at services (Shabbat, minyan or other) and a dedicated Temple congregant will stand and read the name. Just email your request to refuah.shelamah@templeetzchaim.org with the details of the individual in need of healing. It is that easy and simple!  Because No one should be without a voice. 

Community Outreach/Caring Connection presents New support group forming at TEC: Caregiver Support Group; Caring for an aging loved one; all topics encouraged; March 20th, once month - Click here for the flyer - Open to the community.

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Religious School Programs available for Transitional Kindergarten through 12th Grade. For more information, contact the Religious School office at (805) 494-8174 or religious.school.office@templeetzchaim.org.

Temple Etz Chaim’s Thursday Night Bingo - Doors Open 4:00 PM Games Start 6:15 PM. All Games, Including Early Birds, Pay $250. Click here for more information.

Be The Change - Tzedakah campaign - Are you ready to be the change? Suggested donation of $5.

Parent and Me Classes - Wednesdays, 9:15 AM -10:30 AM. Storytime, art, music, Jewish traditions, crafts, and so much more. Click here for the flyer.

USY Chapter Shabbat - Join us for Potluck Shabbat 2/17/17 @ 6:00pm -8:30pm at the home of one of our USYer’s. Click here for the flyer.

USY Kinnus - Join us February 24-26 at TEC to get started on your journey to empowerment, self reflection, and life changing experiences. We will have guest speakers, a funSaturday night, and Israel programing! Cost is $120, not too shabby. Save the date and get ready for a weekend to remember! This weekend will be filled with magic and wonder! Click here for the flyer.

Religious School "The Party" - Sat., Feb 25th - Come join the fun at the annual dance party where your kids will have a blast! Group games, DJ, raffle and prizes! 

Shabbat Across America - Friday, March 3rdSpecial Say Shalom Celebrating Shabbat Across America Friday, March 3rd ~ 6:00 p.m. ~ Social Hall Join us for a casual pasta dinner Stay for services at 7:30 p.m. Featuring Sue Epstein of the Shirettes. 

USY Jr. Kinnus - March 3rd - 5th Click here for the flyer

Purim Carnival 2017 - Join us on Sunday, March 12th at 11:30 for the greatest Purim Carnival around! Games, prizes, food and fun! Click here for the Purim packet.

Preschool Summer Camp - Registration is now open for a summer of fun! 10 week program - June 19th - August 25th. Click here for the calendar and registration package

Camp Conejo Creek - It's time to start thinking about summer - Join us here from June 19th - August 11th. We have a lot of speciality programming - come for one week or stay for the summer! 

TEC USY is leading Shabbat on March 31st. Click here for the flyer. TEC USY is serving dinner and are hosting Oneg. If you would like to sign up and help us lead services please call (805)494-3648 or email youth@templeetzchiam.org.

Camp Ramah Family Camp for TEC families - Click here for the flyer. May 19th - 21st. 

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Ideas & Inspiration

Camp Conejo Creek

Spend your summer at Camp Conejo Creek! Join us here at TEC June 19th - August 11th

Camp Conejo Creek is a new and exciting camp program we are starting at Temple Etz Chaim for children 5-years-old through eighth grade. You can select from either 5 days a week or 3 days week. The summer camp program is filled with activities and programming designed around campers interests - programming like creative arts, theater performance, culinary arts, sports and recreation, science, and theme days are provided for your children to explore their interests this summer. Counselor-inTraining opportunities available. Please contact Dena Feingold with any questions: camp@templeetzchaim.org.

Camp Conejo Creek Information and Forms:

Activity Calendar
All about Camp Conejo Creek and Workshop/Enrichment Schedule
Registration Form - 3/days a week (M,W,F)
Registration Form - 5/days a week (M-F)

 

Infant Care Now Registering!

Infant Care Now Registering!

Now Offering Full-time Infant Care from 3 months on. 

Small caretaker - child ratio.
Full Time Monday to Friday 7:30am - 6:00pm.
Space fills up fast, plan ahead and reserve your spot! To schedule a tour please contact the pre-school office at (805) 497-6852 or email us at thepreschool@templeetzchaim.org.

Registration Form

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Women of TEC Judaica Shop

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

 

 

 

 

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.

GoodSearch

Earn Funds for TEC

When you search and 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.

TEC Trip to Spain

Rabbi Richard Spiegel of Temple Etz Chaim took a group of Temple members to Spain for a Jewish heritage tour of Spain. The group traveled to Madrid, Barcelona, Cordoba, Granada, Sevilla, Girona, and Toledo to see remnants of a once vibrant Jewish community that existed in Spain during the middle ages.