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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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Summerfest 2015 - Sunday, May 31st 11:30AM - 1:30PM

Summer Fest 2015: Sunday, May 31st, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Kick off your summer with your TEC family: Live DJ, marine mobile lab, water slides, BBQ, Italian ice, a beer garden and more! Click here for event flyer.

Upcoming Events

Sunday, May 24, 2015 - 7:00pm
Saturday, May 30, 2015 - 10:00am
Sunday, May 31, 2015 - 11:30am
Tuesday, June 2, 2015 (All day)
Sunday, June 14, 2015 - 11:30am

Caring Connections and More

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  generally meets every other Thursday from 9:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. in the Adult Lounge. Click here for dates. Our Bereavement group will meet every 2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month.

2nd Annual Golf Tournament. Many TEC members and volunteers had a great time at the Spanish Hills Country Club, taking part in the 2nd annual Golf Tournament. Check out the fun with these pictures!

Chai Lights

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

Shavuot: Saturday, May 23rd- Monday, May 25th: Join us for a special evening of learning at our annual Tikkun Leil Shavuot on Saturday, May 23rd at 7:30 p..m. and for services throughout Shavuot. For more info on our Tikkun Leil Shavuot and a schedule of Shavuot services, click here.

Debbie Friedman Tribute at Shabbat Under the Stars: Friday, May 29th, 7 p.m. Help us kick off our 2015 season of Shabbat Under the Stars with a special musical tribute to Debbie Friedman. Before services you're invited to a bring-your-own-dairy-dinner picnic on the Warren Lawn at 6 p.m.

Jewish Genealogical Society of the Conejo Valley and Ventura County - will hold a general meeting, co–sponsored with Temple Adat Elohim, on Sunday, June 7, 2015 at Temple Adat Elohim, 2420 E. Hillcrest Drive, Thousand Oaks,1:00-3:00 p.m.



Summer Smash

Summer Smash 2015 - Temple Etz Chaim's Youth Department Presents Summer Smash 2015!

Summer Smash is our annual summer program for 1st – 8th graders.

  • Teens entering 9th grade and up can apply as CITs.
  • Mini Smash is for entering 1st-3rd graders
  • Summer Smash is for entering 3rd-8th graders (*3rd graders can attend Mini Smash or Summer Smash)
  • 9th graders and up can apply to be CIT
  • Early and extended care is available. 

Summer Smash 2015 Information and Forms

Summer Smash Activity Calendar

Summer Smash Registration Form  

CIT Application (now included in the Registration Form)

Summer Smash Extended Care Application  

Staff Application  and W-4 Form 

For more information, contact Jordan Levine, Summer Smash Director, at summersmash@templeetzchaim.org or (805) 494-3648.  

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!


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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.

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