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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.

Explaining the lulav

August / September  Services and Events

Wed Aug 15 & Thurs Aug 16: Uno's Fundraiser
Friday Aug 17: No service
Saturday Aug 18, 4:30 PM: Adult Ed Discussion group led by Rav Sam Blumberg
     Topic: Making the Most of Personal Prayer
Saturday Aug 18, 6:00 PM: Congregational Family Picnic, followed by
     Havdallah Service at sunset led by Rav Sam Blumberg
Friday Aug 24, 7:00 PM: Family-friendly service
Wednesday Aug 29: Applebees fundraiser
Friday Aug 31: No service
Friday Sep 7, 7:30 PM: Lay-led service
Sunday Sep 9, 7:30 PM: Erev Rosh Hashanah Service led by Rav Sam Blumberg and
Cantorial Soloist Howard Solomon
Monday Sep 10, 10:30 AM: Rosh Hashanah Morning Service, led by Rav Sam Blumberg and
Cantorial Soloist Howard Solomon
Friday Sep 14, 7:30 PM: Shabbat Shuvah Service, lay-led
Tuesday Sep 18, 7:30 PM: Kol Nidre Service 
led by Rav Sam Blumberg and Cantorial Soloist Howard Solomon
Wednesday Sep 19, 10:30 AM: Yom Kippur Services
led by Rav Sam Blumberg and Cantorial Soloist Howard Solomon
    Services continue throughout the day, including a break between morning and afternoon services.
Friday Sep 21, 7:00 PM: Family-friendly service
Wednesday Sep 26 (all day): Bertuci's fundraiser
Friday Sep 28, 7:30 PM: Sukkot/Simchat Torah Service led by Rav Sam Blumberg
     Potluck dinner at 6:30 PM
Sunday Sep 30, 1:00 PM: Adult Ed Discussion group led by Rav Sam Blumberg
Bryan Mann

High Holy Days at Betenu

Join Betenu in welcoming the New Year 5779 with services led by Rav Sam Blumberg and Cantorial Soloist Howard Solomon.  

Betenu welcomes all who wish to observe the High Holy Days by joining us at our services.  We need to know in advance who will be joining us for the Holidays, and we request a voluntary donation.   If you would like to attend High Holy Day Services at Betenu, please contact the Betenu office at 603-886-1633, or click here to send email.

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 Bar/Bat Mitzvah preparation.  The school features a qualified, caring, and experienced staff, small class sizes, and weekly Sunday sessions.

Registration is in progress for the 2018-2019 school year. New students are welcome. For more information about our Religious School, or to arrange a visit, please contact the Betenu office at 603-886-1633 or click here to send email.

Click to see the 2017-2018 version of The Betenu Parent Handbook.

Calendars for August and September

August 2018 Calendar         September 2018 Calendar

Betenu's weekly 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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updated 08/17/2018 by srm