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Kadima, meaning forward in Hebrew

Kadima is the youth group for students in 3rd-6th grades offering social programming after school and on weekends 1-2 times per month.

Temple Etz Chaim’s Kadimanicks undertake a variety of social, educational, religious, and tzedakah (charity) programs throughout the course of each year. Our Kadimaniks participate in many exciting activities such as collecting and delivering food to the needy, conducting Shabbat services, sponsoring the Purim Carnival and many social activities every month just for fun. Our youth group is here to serve not only the synagogue, but also the community. Furthermore, USY is a Zionist organization, trying to build a relationship between Israel and our youth in America.

You access our Online Membership Application form by clicking on the link.

We have an online TEC USY Photo Album, and we'd love to share our pictures with you. The guest password is: "tecyouth"

To sign up for our weekly newsletter, email youth@templeetzchaim.org.

Contact Shannon Tepfer, Youth Director, at youth@templeetzchaim.org or (805) 494-3648 for more information about our Youth Programs.

Upcoming Events

    July

    21

    Sunday
  • Sun. 21 Jul (8:30 am - 9:15 am)

  • July

    22

    Monday
  • Mon. 22 Jul (9:15 am - 10:30 am)

    Parent and Me Classes

    Monday: Storytime Stretchers - 9:15 - 10:30. Ages 6 months and up. Story time, songs, art, outside play, and snack. Taught by Miss Nikki.

    Please contact Nikki Lelie, Parent and Me Coordinator


  • July

    22

    Monday
  • Mon. 22 Jul (7:15 pm - 7:45 pm)

  • July

    23

    Tuesday
  • Tue. 23 Jul (9:15 am - 10:15 am)

    Parent and Me Classes

    Tuesday: Baby and Me - 9:15 - 10:15. Ages 0-12 months. Discussion, sensory play, bubbles, songs, art and play. Taught by Miss Nikki.

    Please contact Nikki Lelie, Parent and Me Coordinator


  • July

    24

    Wednesday
  • Wed. 24 Jul (9:15 am - 10:30 am)

    Wednesday: Toddler Time - 9:15 - 10:30. Ages 12 months and up. Learning centers, songs, art, challah, outside play and holidays. Taught by Miss Nikki.

    Please contact Nikki Lelie, Parent and Me Coordinator


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