Come in, explore and learn about our unique, Reform Jewish community, Early Learning Center (Judaic-based preschool and nursery school program), education for all ages, traditions, events and the benefits of being part of our vibrant family.
Temple Beth Avodah is your home.
The door is always open and the light is always on.
Suzy Willard Rosenthal had a handy group of 9-11 year old helpers for this month's TSS Cooking in the Kitchen. Lila, Rebecca and Talia were quite helpful in preparing a meal of roasted root vegetable stew with farro, cornbread and chocolate and vanilla layer cake. They did an excellent job of listening and taking charge of their tasks. Great job Lia, Rebecca and Talia! Thanks to Suzy for coordinating.
Under the care of Temple Beth Avodah's education professionals Mikah Atkind and Myriam Rofrano, TBA's grade 9 students recently had the opportunity to attend the Religious Action Center’s (RAC) L’Taken Seminar over the weekend of January 10 - 13. Along with almost 400 other participants, they learned about pressing policy issues from a Jewish perspective. They discussed social justice issues like reproductive rights, LGBTQ rights, climate change, health care, and more.
As stated by Lily, "This trip was an amazing opportunity to bond with our temple group and learn important advocacy skills. I learned about many political issues and how they tie back to Jewish values. I had an amazing time."
The students honed their story-telling abilities to create thoughtful and informative speeches in order to lobby Senators Warren and Markey as well as Representative Kennedy. Here are links to a few of their very impressive speeches: Speech by Ben, Zach, Geffrey and Sam, a...