Temple Beth Avodah Forms



  • Primary Billing Email Add...


    Please provide your preferred primary email address for billiing purposes. 
  • New Prayer Books for the ...


    You are invited to participate in this special opportunity. 

    Bookplates are $100 each.


  • Grades 8-12 Enrollment Fo...


     
  • Kochavim (Stars) Club



    Please join us for some Holiday fun! Our first Kochavim (Stars) Club will be held on Sunday, October 16 from 9:45 - 11:30 a.m. and will focus on Sukkot. This drop off class is designed for children ages 3-5 (not yet in Kindergarten). It will be taught by our very own Early Learning Center Me 2 teacher, Anne Kalis and will include music, movement and a hands on project. You must be a Temple member to attend.
     
    There is no charge for this program, but you will need to register in advance.
  • April 2017 Kochavim (Star...



    Please join us for some Holiday fun! Kochavim (Stars) Club will be held on Sunday, April 30 from 9:45 - 11:30 a.m. and will focus on Yom Ha'Atzmaut. This drop off class is designed for children ages 3-5 (not yet in Kindergarten). It will be taught by our very own Early Learning Center Me 2 teacher, Anne Kalis and will include music, movement and a hands on project. You must be a Temple member to attend.
     
    There is no charge for this program, but you will need to register in advance.
  • 5778 New Prayer Books for...


    You are invited to participate in this special opportunity. 

    Bookplates are $100 each.


  • Annual Congregational Mee...


    Join us on Wednesday, June 7 at 6:30 p.m., as we thank our outgoing Board members and vote in a new slate of Board Members and Officers, vote on amended by-law, and learn about the new strategic plan.  We will enjoy complimentary food stations from Vine Ripe Grill  for dinner.  There is no charge, but we ask that you RSVP so we may order the correct amount of food.
  • Bar/Bat Mitzvah TBA Thurs...


    Please fill out the information below so we can share your milestone with our congregation!
  • 5778/ 2017 - 2018 Sustain...


    Thank you for your continued generous support of the TBA community. 
     
     

  • TBA Donation Form


    Thank you for choosing to donate to Temple Beth Avodah.

    Due to administrative costs, we respectfully request a minimum online donation of $18.

    Please choose one of the funds below for your contribution.

  • ELC First Aid and Emergen...



  • ELC Key Fob Payment Form


     
  • ELC Emergency Card


    Medical Emergency Contacts
    Please note that all fields are required.  Please list both parents (if applicable) and two additional medical emergency contacts. If a field is not applicable, please type N/A.
  • ELC Enrollment Form



  • ELC Developmental History...


    Please note: All field are required.  Please type N/A if info is not applicable.
  • ELC Photography and Play ...


    Temple Beth Avodah Early Learning Center
    45 Puddingstone Lane
    Newton, MA  02459
    617-527-0045 x110
  • ELC Release Form


    45 Puddingstone Lane
    Newton, MA  02459
    617-527-0045 x110
  • ELC Registration 2017-201...



  • TBA ELC Extended Hours 20...


    The fees for Extended Hours are:

    Me2 class 

    $1,955 for one day per week
    $7,825 for Monday-Thursday

    Comet and/or Moonbeam class
    $2,250 for one day per week
    $8,995 for Monday-Thursday

    Allstar class
    $1,810 for one day per week 
    $7,240 for Monday-Thursday

    Please note that Extended Hours include Lunch, Enrichment & Extended Day.
  • ELC Lunch & Enrichment Of...


     
  • 2017-2018 Boston Haifa De...


     The first payment of up to $500 for the Boston Haifa program is due by June 7, 2017.
  • 2017-2018 Boston Haifa Pa...


    The second payment of $1,000 for the Boston Haifa program is due by September 15, 2017.
  • If Books Could Talk


    On September 11, TBA and ORT America are cohosting If Books Could Talk, an authors panel. The event will take place at Temple Beth Avodah, 45 Puddingstone Lane in Newton Centre.
     
    We look forward to authors Jessica ShattuckEmily FranklinRachel KadishTova MirvisHeidi Pitlor, and Joanna Rakoff sharing their experiences with us. The authors will have books available to sign and purchase.
     
    Reservations are $20 in advance or $25 at the door. Your entry fee includes wine, cheese, coffee and desserts.  
  • March with TBA in the Pri...


    Join us and show your TBA pride on Saturday morning, June 10.  March behind the TBA banner and toss out multi-color TBA bracelets to the crowd! This is a fun event for the whole family to enjoy. 
  • Story Slam at TBA





    Do you know what a Story Slam is?  It is a live short storytelling competition (approximately 5 minute stories).  

    TBA is thrilled to host our first ever story slam which is an open-mic storytelling event. Open to anyone with a five-minute story to share on the night’s theme which is "L'chaim". Come tell a story, or just enjoy the show on November 20 at 6:30! 
     
    Congregants and members of the larger community are welcome! For adults and children ages 10 and up.  (Children must be accompanied by an adult.)

    Children (up to 16) $10
    Adult (congregant) $15
    Adult (non-congregant) $20

  • May 5, 2017 Family Simcha...


    Enjoy a delicious Shabbat dinner immediately following the 6:00 p.m. Simchat Shabbat Service.  Simchat Shabbat Services are geared toward preschool through Grade 2 children. Come and schmooze with other parents while the children have a ball playing after dinner.
  • Barnum Theatre Tickets Ap...


    Let's go to the theater together to see Barnum on Sunday, April 30.  Show begins at 2:00 p.m. at the Caldlerwood Pavilion/Boston Center for the Arts, 527 Tremont Street.

  • Theater Interest Form


    The TBA Arts Troupe would like determine the interest level for 2 upcoming performances in April:  Golda's Balcony and Barnum.  Please indicate below if you are interested in attending one or both of the shows and the number of tickets you are interested in.  If enough people would like to attend, TBA will acquire tickets and they will be available for purchase at that time.
  • March 3, 2017 Family Simc...


    Enjoy a delicious Shabbat dinner immediately following the 6:00 p.m. Simchat Shabbat Service.  Simchat Shabbat Services are geared toward preschool through Grade 2 children.  Come and schmooze with other parents while the children have a ball playing after dinner.
  • 2017 Havdalah Service & D...


    January 21, 2017 at 5:00 p.m.

    Join us for a short concert with Ian Simpson, then off to Havdalah Service with Rabbi Stern and Cantorial Soloist Susan Glickman.  We will end the evening with a pizza dinner and dessert buffet.  Please bring a dessert to share.
  • February 3, 2017 Family S...


    Enjoy a delicious Shabbat dinner immediately following the 6:00 p.m. Simchat Shabbat Service.  Simchat Shabbat Services are geared toward preschool through Grade 2 children.  Come and schmooze with other parents while the children have a ball playing after dinner.
  • High Holy Days 5778 Babys...


    Babysitting is available for the Early Services on RH and YK (requires a minimum of attendees in order to run).

  • K-Grade 5 High Holy Days ...


     
    Children in Kindergarten-Grade 5 may choose to participate in one of our program options on Rosh Hashanah and/or Yom Kippur during the 930 a.m. service. These programs occur through the entire service and children will be ready for pick up when the service concludes. These programs incorporate themes of the high holidays and each experience is unique and interactive. Each program will be supervised by adults including teachers and other staff hired by TBA. A snack will be included on each day. Students may request to participate in the same program on both days. Assignments will be given on a first come first served basis as space is limited in the programs. Each program costs $20 per child for each day. Advanced sign up by September 15 for Rosh Hashanah and October 23 for Yom Kippur is required. If a program reaches capacity before the  deadline, we will close registration for that program.
  • 5778 High Holy Day 8:30A ...



  • Book of Memory


    Dear Fellow Congregants,

    Below you will find a list of your family yahrzeits that we have in our records.

    Kindly review the details in the fields below, correct/amend if necessary and add any additional names as necessary.

    With much gratitude,
    TBA Staff

  • Entering Shabbat: The mus...


    Music has a transcendent power on the human spirit, and for many people, evokes an emotional response.  This is certainly true for Jewish music.  The music of the synagogue so very often triggers long lasting memories and deeply felt feelings about who we are and where we come from.

  • Payment on account balanc...


    I would like to make the following payment on my account. 
  • Religious School Registra...


    Grades K-12 for the 2017-2018 School Year
  • TBA Religious School Regi...


    Please note that this rate is for non-congregants and does not include membership to Temple Beth Avodah.
  • TBA Directory 2017-18 Pho...


    Temple Beth Avodah
    45 Puddingstone Lane
    Newton, MA  02459
    617-527-0045
  • 2017 Spring Session: Pare...


    The Women of TBA will continue to subsidize part of the cost of this fantastic program. Further subsidies maybe available through Hebrew College.  If you are intererested in learning more, please contact Ahava at arosenthal@hebrewcollege.edu

    Preschool classes are held on Tuesdays, 9:15 - 10:45 a.m. for 6 sessions.  The first session begins on Tuesday, April 25. 


  • 2017 Winter Session: Pare...


    The Women of TBA are excited to announce they are sponsoring AND SUBSIDIZING a significant cost of the program so that participants only have to pay $50!  

    Preschool classes are held on Tuesdays, 9:15 - 10:45 a.m. for 6 sessions.  The first session begins on Tuesday, February 7. The remaining dates are 2/14, 2/28, 3/7, 3/14 and 3/21.  We have set aside 3/28 as a makeup date in the event of a snow cancellation.

    PLEASE NOTE CLASS WILL NOT BE HELD DURING FEBRUARY VACATION WEEK.



  • Parenting Through a Jewis...


    The Women of TBA are excited to announce they are sponsoring AND SUBSIDIZING a significant cost of the program so that participants only have to pay $50!  

    Preschool classes are held on Tuesdays, 9:15 - 10:45 a.m. for 6 sessions.  First session begins on Tuesday, November 1.

    Information regarding the Tween & Teen January classes will be communicated later in the year.

  • 2017-18 Online payment


    Please indicate your payment amount below. 

Primary Billing Email Address Please provide your preferred primary email address for billiing purposes. 
New Prayer Books for the High Holy Days You are invited to participate in this special opportunity. 

Bookplates are $100 each.


Grades 8-12 Enrollment Form  
Kochavim (Stars) Club
Please join us for some Holiday fun! Our first Kochavim (Stars) Club will be held on Sunday, October 16 from 9:45 - 11:30 a.m. and will focus on Sukkot. This drop off class is designed for children ages 3-5 (not yet in Kindergarten). It will be taught by our very own Early Learning Center Me 2 teacher, Anne Kalis and will include music, movement and a hands on project. You must be a Temple member to attend.
 
There is no charge for this program, but you will need to register in advance.
April 2017 Kochavim (Stars) Club
Please join us for some Holiday fun! Kochavim (Stars) Club will be held on Sunday, April 30 from 9:45 - 11:30 a.m. and will focus on Yom Ha'Atzmaut. This drop off class is designed for children ages 3-5 (not yet in Kindergarten). It will be taught by our very own Early Learning Center Me 2 teacher, Anne Kalis and will include music, movement and a hands on project. You must be a Temple member to attend.
 
There is no charge for this program, but you will need to register in advance.
5778 New Prayer Books for the High Holy Days You are invited to participate in this special opportunity. 

Bookplates are $100 each.


Annual Congregational Meeting, 6/7/17 Join us on Wednesday, June 7 at 6:30 p.m., as we thank our outgoing Board members and vote in a new slate of Board Members and Officers, vote on amended by-law, and learn about the new strategic plan.  We will enjoy complimentary food stations from Vine Ripe Grill  for dinner.  There is no charge, but we ask that you RSVP so we may order the correct amount of food.
Bar/Bat Mitzvah TBA Thursday Article Please fill out the information below so we can share your milestone with our congregation!
5778/ 2017 - 2018 Sustaining Member Drive
Thank you for your continued generous support of the TBA community. 
 
 

TBA Donation Form
Thank you for choosing to donate to Temple Beth Avodah.

Due to administrative costs, we respectfully request a minimum online donation of $18.

Please choose one of the funds below for your contribution.

ELC First Aid and Emergency Medical Care Consent Form
ELC Key Fob Payment Form  
ELC Emergency Card Medical Emergency Contacts
Please note that all fields are required.  Please list both parents (if applicable) and two additional medical emergency contacts. If a field is not applicable, please type N/A.
ELC Enrollment Form
ELC Developmental History and Background Information Please note: All field are required.  Please type N/A if info is not applicable.
ELC Photography and Play Equipment Authorization Form Temple Beth Avodah Early Learning Center
45 Puddingstone Lane
Newton, MA  02459
617-527-0045 x110
ELC Release Form 45 Puddingstone Lane
Newton, MA  02459
617-527-0045 x110
ELC Registration 2017-2018
TBA ELC Extended Hours 2017/2018
The fees for Extended Hours are:

Me2 class 

$1,955 for one day per week
$7,825 for Monday-Thursday

Comet and/or Moonbeam class
$2,250 for one day per week
$8,995 for Monday-Thursday

Allstar class
$1,810 for one day per week 
$7,240 for Monday-Thursday

Please note that Extended Hours include Lunch, Enrichment & Extended Day.
ELC Lunch & Enrichment Offerings 2017-2018  
2017-2018 Boston Haifa Deposit  The first payment of up to $500 for the Boston Haifa program is due by June 7, 2017.
2017-2018 Boston Haifa Payment #2 The second payment of $1,000 for the Boston Haifa program is due by September 15, 2017.
If Books Could Talk
On September 11, TBA and ORT America are cohosting If Books Could Talk, an authors panel. The event will take place at Temple Beth Avodah, 45 Puddingstone Lane in Newton Centre.
 
We look forward to authors Jessica ShattuckEmily FranklinRachel KadishTova MirvisHeidi Pitlor, and Joanna Rakoff sharing their experiences with us. The authors will have books available to sign and purchase.
 
Reservations are $20 in advance or $25 at the door. Your entry fee includes wine, cheese, coffee and desserts.  
March with TBA in the Pride Parade, Saturday, June 10 Join us and show your TBA pride on Saturday morning, June 10.  March behind the TBA banner and toss out multi-color TBA bracelets to the crowd! This is a fun event for the whole family to enjoy. 
Story Slam at TBA


Do you know what a Story Slam is?  It is a live short storytelling competition (approximately 5 minute stories).  

TBA is thrilled to host our first ever story slam which is an open-mic storytelling event. Open to anyone with a five-minute story to share on the night’s theme which is "L'chaim". Come tell a story, or just enjoy the show on November 20 at 6:30! 
 
Congregants and members of the larger community are welcome! For adults and children ages 10 and up.  (Children must be accompanied by an adult.)

Children (up to 16) $10
Adult (congregant) $15
Adult (non-congregant) $20

May 5, 2017 Family Simchat Shabbat Enjoy a delicious Shabbat dinner immediately following the 6:00 p.m. Simchat Shabbat Service.  Simchat Shabbat Services are geared toward preschool through Grade 2 children. Come and schmooze with other parents while the children have a ball playing after dinner.
Barnum Theatre Tickets April 30, 2017 Let's go to the theater together to see Barnum on Sunday, April 30.  Show begins at 2:00 p.m. at the Caldlerwood Pavilion/Boston Center for the Arts, 527 Tremont Street.

Theater Interest Form The TBA Arts Troupe would like determine the interest level for 2 upcoming performances in April:  Golda's Balcony and Barnum.  Please indicate below if you are interested in attending one or both of the shows and the number of tickets you are interested in.  If enough people would like to attend, TBA will acquire tickets and they will be available for purchase at that time.
March 3, 2017 Family Simchat Shabbat Enjoy a delicious Shabbat dinner immediately following the 6:00 p.m. Simchat Shabbat Service.  Simchat Shabbat Services are geared toward preschool through Grade 2 children.  Come and schmooze with other parents while the children have a ball playing after dinner.
2017 Havdalah Service & Dinner January 21, 2017 at 5:00 p.m.

Join us for a short concert with Ian Simpson, then off to Havdalah Service with Rabbi Stern and Cantorial Soloist Susan Glickman.  We will end the evening with a pizza dinner and dessert buffet.  Please bring a dessert to share.
February 3, 2017 Family Simchat Shabbat Enjoy a delicious Shabbat dinner immediately following the 6:00 p.m. Simchat Shabbat Service.  Simchat Shabbat Services are geared toward preschool through Grade 2 children.  Come and schmooze with other parents while the children have a ball playing after dinner.
High Holy Days 5778 Babysitting (Early Service only) Babysitting is available for the Early Services on RH and YK (requires a minimum of attendees in order to run).

K-Grade 5 High Holy Days 5778 Program Registration
 
Children in Kindergarten-Grade 5 may choose to participate in one of our program options on Rosh Hashanah and/or Yom Kippur during the 930 a.m. service. These programs occur through the entire service and children will be ready for pick up when the service concludes. These programs incorporate themes of the high holidays and each experience is unique and interactive. Each program will be supervised by adults including teachers and other staff hired by TBA. A snack will be included on each day. Students may request to participate in the same program on both days. Assignments will be given on a first come first served basis as space is limited in the programs. Each program costs $20 per child for each day. Advanced sign up by September 15 for Rosh Hashanah and October 23 for Yom Kippur is required. If a program reaches capacity before the  deadline, we will close registration for that program.
5778 High Holy Day 8:30A Family Service (birth to elementary age)
Book of Memory Dear Fellow Congregants,

Below you will find a list of your family yahrzeits that we have in our records.

Kindly review the details in the fields below, correct/amend if necessary and add any additional names as necessary.

With much gratitude,
TBA Staff

Entering Shabbat: The music of TBA Music has a transcendent power on the human spirit, and for many people, evokes an emotional response.  This is certainly true for Jewish music.  The music of the synagogue so very often triggers long lasting memories and deeply felt feelings about who we are and where we come from.

Payment on account balance I would like to make the following payment on my account. 
Religious School Registration 2017-2018 Grades K-12 for the 2017-2018 School Year
TBA Religious School Registration 2017-2018 Welcome to Kindergarten and Grade 1 Please note that this rate is for non-congregants and does not include membership to Temple Beth Avodah.
TBA Directory 2017-18 Photo Upload & Opt Out Form Temple Beth Avodah
45 Puddingstone Lane
Newton, MA  02459
617-527-0045
2017 Spring Session: Parenting Through a Jewish Lens for Preschool The Women of TBA will continue to subsidize part of the cost of this fantastic program. Further subsidies maybe available through Hebrew College.  If you are intererested in learning more, please contact Ahava at arosenthal@hebrewcollege.edu

Preschool classes are held on Tuesdays, 9:15 - 10:45 a.m. for 6 sessions.  The first session begins on Tuesday, April 25. 


2017 Winter Session: Parenting Through a Jewish Lens for Preschool The Women of TBA are excited to announce they are sponsoring AND SUBSIDIZING a significant cost of the program so that participants only have to pay $50!  

Preschool classes are held on Tuesdays, 9:15 - 10:45 a.m. for 6 sessions.  The first session begins on Tuesday, February 7. The remaining dates are 2/14, 2/28, 3/7, 3/14 and 3/21.  We have set aside 3/28 as a makeup date in the event of a snow cancellation.

PLEASE NOTE CLASS WILL NOT BE HELD DURING FEBRUARY VACATION WEEK.



Parenting Through a Jewish Lens - Preschool/Teen/Tween The Women of TBA are excited to announce they are sponsoring AND SUBSIDIZING a significant cost of the program so that participants only have to pay $50!  

Preschool classes are held on Tuesdays, 9:15 - 10:45 a.m. for 6 sessions.  First session begins on Tuesday, November 1.

Information regarding the Tween & Teen January classes will be communicated later in the year.

2017-18 Online payment Please indicate your payment amount below.