Calendar

Congregation Beth El Youth and Family Education (YAFE)
5778/2017-2018 School Calendar

September

08-10   7th Grade B’nei Mitzvah Retreat
12        1st Day of Tues day Kadima (3rd -5th)
13        1st Day of Makom (6th-8th)
14        1st Day of Thursday Kadima (K-5th)
            Parent Schmooze
16        1st Day of Chug Mishpacha
20        No Makom – Rosh HaShana
21        No Kadima – Rosh HaShana
30        No Chug Mishpacha – Yom Kippur

October

05   No Kadima – Sukkot
27   Shabbat YAFE







 

November

09   Parent Education
11   No Chug Mishpacha – Veterans Day
16   Parent Schmooze
20-25   No YAFE Programs - Thanksgiving

December

02   Havdallah YAFE
18-30 No YAFE Programs – Winter Break

 

January

03   Makom Resumes
04   Thursday Kadima Resumes
11   Parent Schmooze
12   Shabbat YAFE
13   No Chug Mishpacha – MLK Weekend
16   Tuesday Kadima Resumes

February

08   Parent Education
10  Beth El Gala
17-23   No YAFE Programs – Mid-Winter Break
24   Chug Mishpach Resumes
27   Tuesday Kadima Resumes
28   Makom Resumes

March

01   Thursday Kadima Resumes
        Purim Celebration
10   Havdallah YAFE
15   Parent Schmooze
31   No Chug Mishpacha – Pesach
 

April

03-13 NO YAFE Programs - Pesach Break
14 Chug Mishpacha Resumes
17 Tuesday Kadima Resumes
18 Makom Resumes
19 Thursday Kadima Resumes
27 Shabbat YAFE

May

10   Parent Schmooze
16   Last day of Makom
17   Celebration of Education      
       Last Day of Kadima
19   Last Day of Chug Mishpacha

YAFE HOLIDAY CELEBRATIONS

  • October 04 Makom in the Sukkah
  • October 12 Dinner in the Sukkah – Consecration/Simchat Torah Celebration
  • October 21 Blessing of the Animals
  • December 14 Chanukiah Candle lighting and Celebrations
  • February 01 Tu Bishvat
  • March 01 Purim
  • March 26 – 30 Tikkun Olam Week
  • April 19 Yom Haatzmaut 

If you have any questions, please contact YAFE Assistant Director Shanah Kushner at shanah@bethelberkeley.org or 510-848-2122