Calendar

Congregation Beth El Youth and Family Education (YAFE)

5774/ 2013-2014 School Calendar

Please note: School is in session UNLESS noted below!


September       
9/5              Chug Mishpacha Family Picnic at Lake Anza at 4:30
9/10            Education Committee Meeting; 7:30 - 9:00 pm
9/17            1st Day of Kadima, grades 3rd-6th, 4:00-6:00 pm
9/18            1st Day of Parent/Child Hebrew; 5:00-6:00 pm
9/19            1st Day of Kadima, grades K-2, 4:00-5:30 pm; Sukkot Picnic till 7:00
9/20-21        Sababa Overnight in the Sukkah
9/21            1st Day of Chug Mishpacha 9:30-noon
9/21            Tot Shabbat
9/24            B’nei Mitzvah Family Dinner in the Sukkah 6:15 - 7:00 pm
9/26            Simchat Torah Celebration- Dinner, Consecration and Dancing
9/29            Ruach Adventure in the Garden of Eden 1:00 – 4:00 pm

October
10/11-13        Congregational Shabbaton at URJ Camp Newman
10/17            All-School Service, parents encouraged to come at 5:40 pm    
10/20            Class Parent Social 4:00 - 5:30 pm

November
11/1            Shabbat Hosted by 6th Grade Families:
                  Tot Shabbat at 5, Dinner at 5:30 and Family Shabbat at 6:15
11/3            Sababa BBQ
11/10          Chanukah Bazaar
11/11          NO CHUG MISHPACHA- Veteran’s Day
11/16          B'nei Mitzvah Family Program 3:00 - 6:00 pm
11/21          All School Service, parents encouraged to come at 5:40
11/24          Ruach Chanukah Party 1:00 – 3:00 pm
11/26-30      NO CLASSES- THANKSGIVING VACATION

December
12/1            LatkeFest
12/7            Shabbat Expression
12/7            B'nei Mitzvah Family Program 10:15 - 2:00 pm
12/13          Shabbat Hosted by 5th grade families:
                  Tot Shabbat at 5, Dinner at 5:30 and Family Shabbat at 6:15 pm
12/14          Limos & Latkes Sababa with BBYO
12/19          All School Service, parents encouraged to come at 5:40 pm
12/20--1/3   NO CLASSES-CHANUKAH VACATION

January
1/4            Chug Mishpacha Resumes
1/7            Kadima Resumes
1/7            B'nei Mitzvah Public Speaking Class (1/3 of class only)
1/10          Shabbat hosted by 4th grade families:
                Tot Shabbat at 5, Dinner at 5:30 and Family Shabbat at 6:15 pm
1/12          Ruach Tu B'shevat Birthday Party for the Trees
1/14          No B'nei Mitzvah Program; CJM field trip on Thursday
1/16          6th & 7th Grade Field Trip to CJM; 3:45 - 8:00 pm
1/16          Tu B’shevat Family Celebration: 5:00-6:00 pm
1/17-19      NFTY JYG West Coast Party at Camp Newman
1/18           NO CHUG MISHPACHA- MLK Weekend
1/23           All School Service: parents encouraged to come at 5:40 pm
1/25           6th Grade B’nei Mitzvah Family Program
1/30           5th Grade B’nei Mitzvah Date Selection Family Meeting; 6:00-8:00 pm

February
2/8            Tot Shabbat
2/8            Sababa Movie Night & Gala Volunteering
2/8            Gala!
2/13           All School Service: parents encouraged to come at 5:40 pm
2/15--2/20  NO SCHOOL- PRESIDENT’S WEEK
2/21--2/22   Scholar-in-Residence
2/27           Shalom Bayit - 6th Grade Girls
2/28           Band Shabbat Expression

March
3/6            Shalom Bayit - 6th Grade Girls
3/6            All School Service: parents encouraged to come at 5:40 pm
3/9            Sababa Ski/Snowboard Trip
3/10          Shalom Bayit -- 6th Grade Boys
3/13          Purim Shpiel and Celebration: 5:00-7:00 pm
3/14          Shabbat Hosted by 3rd Grade Families:
                Tot Shabbat at 5, Dinner at 5:30 and Family Shabbat at 6:15 pm
3/15          Congregational Purim Celebration
3/20          5th Grade Family Program
3/27          Shalom Bayit -- 6th Grade Boys
3/29          6th Grade Family Learner’s Service and Brunch

April
4/3           5th Grade Family Program
4/4           Shabbat Hosted by 2nd Grade Families:
               Tot Shabbat at 5, Dinner at 5:30 and Family Shabbat at 6:15    
4/10          All School Service: parents encouraged to come at 5:40 pm   
4/11-13      Sababa Shabbaton
4/15-22      NO CLASSES- PASSOVER BREAK
4/23          Classes Resume
4/29          Yom Hashoah Speaker; 6th and 7th grade

May
5/1            5th Grade Family Program
5/2            Shabbat Hosted by 1st Grade Families:
                 Tot Shabbat at 5, Dinner at 5:30 and Family Shabbat at 6:15
5/4            Ruach Israel Adventure
5/6            Yom Ha’atzmaut Family Celebration/Last Day of B'nei Mitzvah
5/8            Last Day of Kadima; Family Celebration at 5:30 pm
5/9            Celebration of Education
5/9            Sababa Elections & Pizza Party
5/17          Chug Mishpacha Camping Trip

June
6/13          Shabbat Hosted by Kindergarten Families:
                Tot Shabbat at 5, Dinner at 5:30 and Family Shabbat at 6:15