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Shabbat Youth Activities


Parsha Games this Shabbat @ 11:15AM

Our parsha fun continues in our favorite park on the corner of Mandana and Carlston, this Shabbat morning at 11:15 AM. Kiddush Warning: We will have some sugary snacks, so beware and consult your local or virtual dentist. Masks are required for everyone 2+. While the event's target audience is 1-3rd graders, it's a full family event, so please join us.

Please RSVP to ravshua@bethjacoboakland.org

Teen Essay Contest

NCSY and the Orthodox Union has launched a contest for West Coast teens (ages 13-18). The task is to submit an essay on the topic outlined below. Submissions will be posted on NCSY and Orthodox Union social media (Facebook and Instagram).

Entrants must submit a minimum 1,000-word essay on the following topic:
 

How could you improve your city/community for the better?  (You choose your topic. This could range from homelessness to soup kitchens to improving attendance at shul.)


Entrants will be required to provide their full name, date of birth, email address, cell phone number, grade, school, parent email, parent cell phone number, parent name, and to certify that they are the sole creator and owner of the essay.

Click here for the full rules of the contest and here to submit your essay.

NCSY Youth Events

Trivia App (grades 6-12): Download NCSY's newest app and play to win! Jewish Trivia every day, with daily prizes - and some hilarious Jewish entertainment as well!
iphone: https://apps.apple.com/us/app/id1523218195
Android: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=org.ou.ncsytrivia

Grades 6-12: Do you have a birthday? Me too! Send us your birthday and our teen board will send you a birthday card - and swag! http://norcal.ncsy.org/links

Grades 9-12: We may not be at Starbucks, but we do give out Starbucks gift cards! Join Latte N Learn every Monday from 9:00 - 9:30 PM, and discuss questions like: is it a mitzvah to vote? What happens after we die? And more! norcal.ncsy.org/lnl

Grades 9-12: Interested in going to Israel this summer? (Covid pending). Check out all the trips we have at summer.ncsy.org and summer.jsu.org

Grades 3-8: Check out our amazing summer camp, at our brand new campus! campkesher.ncsy.org

Thu, May 6 2021 24 Iyyar 5781