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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.

November / December Services and EventsExplaining the lulav

Friday November 10, 7:30 PM: Lay-led Service
Sunday November 12, Noon: Israel Celebrates 100.
   View a gallery of posters representing the 100th Independence Day of Israel.
   Presented by Noam WolfRSVP by Friday if you will be having pizza lunch with us.
Friday November 17, 7:00 PM:  Service led by Betenu Students, grades 4-7
Friday November 24: No Service
Friday December 1, 7:30 PM: Lay-led Service
Friday December 8, 7:00 PM: Service led by Betenu Students, grades K-3
Friday December 15: Chanukah Celebration
   6:30 PM:
Potluck Dinner 
   7:15 PM:
Community Candle Lighting and Service led by Rav Sam Blumberg
Sunday December 17, 12:30 PM: Adult Ed Discussion Group, led by Rav Sam
   Bringing Chanukah's Light into a Dark World
Friday December 22, 7:30 PM: Lay-led Service
Friday December 29: No Service
Community Candle Lighting

December 15 Chanukah Celebration

Join us on Friday December 15, the fourth night of Chanukah, for our annual Community Candle Lighting and Chanukah Service led by Rav Sam Blumberg
For additional details, please contact the Betenu office at 603-886-1633 or click here.

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.

The 2017-2018 school year is now in progress. 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 November and December

November 2017 Calendar         December 2017 Calendar

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updated 11/08/2017 by srm