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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.

Congregation Betenu has temporarily moved all in-person activites to on-line to help keep our families and friends safe from the coronavirus. We hope you will enjoy our virtual events.  See the Betenu Newsletter for details. 

Explaining the lulav

Virtual Services and Events

Saturday April 11, 5:00 PM: Virtual Havdalah Service, led by Rav Sam Blumberg
    For more information, see the Betenu Newsletter or click here to send email.
Sunday April 26, 1:00 PM: Adult Ed Discussion Group led by Rav Sam Blumberg
     Topic: Jewish Texts for Our Time
Friday May 8, 7:00 PM: Family Service
Friday May 15, 7:00 PM: Lay-led Shabbat Service
Friday May 29, 7:30 PM: Confirmation/Shavuot Service, led by Rav Sam
Sunday May 31, 1:00 PM: Adult Ed Discussion Group led by Rav Sam Blumberg
     Topic: An Introduction to the Teachings and Thought of Rabbi Nachman of Breslav
Sunday June 14, 10:30 AM: Betenu Annual Meeting

Religious SchoolStudents gather round Rav Rebekah

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 2019-2020 school year is 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 2018-2019 version of The Betenu Parent Handbook.

Calendars for February and March

February 2020 Calendar         March 2020 Calendar

Membership Application Forms

Betenu Membership Application Form         Betenu Religious School Registration Form

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

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updated 04/27/2020 by srm