3rd, 4th & 5th Grade TWYG
TWYG (TWeen Youth Group) for 3rd-5th Graders holds programs 3-4 times a year. These programs are planned by parent volunteers.
Beth Torah's Junior Youth Group (JYG) is for all 6th, 7th and 8th graders. Monthly programs will be held during the school year. JYG advisor is Zach Zwibelman.
Beth Torah Temple Youth (BTTY), our youth
program for 9th - 12th grade students, helps these teens become
informed, active, committed adults who will contribute to the future of
Judaism. BTTY is affiliated with the North American Federation of Temple
Youth (NFTY) and is part of NFTY’s Missouri Valley Region, including
Kansas, Missouri, Iowa, Nebraska, Colorado, Wyoming, and part of
BTTY Advisor is Alexa Kitt
BTTY elects officers and board members
each year who take the lead in planning and executing BTTY programs,
with the assistance of the adult volunteers. The BTTY President holds a
place on Beth Torah’s Board of Trustees and BTTY members serve on the
congregation’s standing committees. BTTY is a very active group and has
won many regional programming awards. Programs and meetings are held
about twice a month and are planned by the teens. Most programs have an
educational component in addition to social activity.
Additionally, these teens participate in
many social justice projects throughout the year. BTTY members have the
opportunity to travel to different communities within the region for
Chavurot (weekend conventions) several times each year. Click here for BTTY News
Summer Camp News
- Have you sent your child to Jewish Summer Camp?
- Youth and Education Committee for parents.