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Congregation Betenu
Five Northern Blvd #1
Amherst NH 03031 USA
+1 603/886-1633
serving the greater Nashua area

Congregation Betenu is a Reform Synagogue located in Amherst, New Hampshire.  Betenu is a small, warm and friendly congregation.  Our mission is to be a home for all who wish to participate in Jewish community.  

To contact the Betenu office, please click here or call 603-886-1633.

March / April Services and Events

Friday March 20, 7:00 PM: Service led by Religious School Grades 1-3
Saturday March 21, 4:30 PM: PJ Havdallah
Friday March 27, 7:30 PM: Service led by Rav Rebekah
Saturday March 28, 4:00 PM: Interfaith Family Discussion led by Rav Rebekah
Friday April 3: Passover begins at sunset. No service at Betenu (Enjoy your family Seder !)
Saturday April 4, 6 PM: Betenu Congregational 2nd Seder
Friday April 10, 7 PM: Lay-led Family Service
Friday April 17, 7:30 PM: Service led by Rav Rebekah
Friday April 24, 7:30 PM: Lay-led Service
Rebekah Goldman

Life as A Jew in an Interfaith Family,
   Presentation and Discussion led by Rebekah Goldman

 Rebekah Goldman, Betenu's Rabbinic Intern and Spiritual Leader, grew up in an interfaith family and has personal understanding and appreciation of the challenges and rewards that come with this.   All are welcome to join us for this thoughtful presentation and discussion on Saturday March 28 at 4:00 PM.  If your family includes both Jews and non-Jews, we especially encourage you to attend.  

Congregational Passover Seder

Join us for Betenu's Annual Congregational Passover Seder
For more information call the Betenu office at 603-886-1633
Students gather round Rav Rebekah

Religious School

Congregation Betenu Religious School offers a comprehensive Jewish education for students in grades K-7, including Jewish Studies, Hebrew, music, art, dance, holiday programming, and Rabbi-taught Bar/Bat Mitzvah preparation.  The school features a qualified, caring, and experienced staff, small class sizes, and weekly Sunday sessions.

Click to see the 2014-2015 version of The Betenu Parent Handbook.

The 2014-2015 school year is now in progress.  New students are welcome to join us. For more information about our Religious School, or to arrange a visit, please contact the Betenu office at 603-886-1633.


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Betenu's newsletter is distributed via email.
To be added to our distribution list,
click here or call the Betenu office at 603-886-1633.

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Interfaith Activities

Due to the large geographic area covered by Congregation Betenu, we belong to two regional interfaith associations. These include the Nashua Area Interfaith Council and the Souhegan Valley Interfaith Council. 

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updated 03/17/2015 by srm