Activities & Programs

Am HaYam offers activities and programs that keep the Havurah vibrant for its members:

Adult Education Committee — presents programs several times during the year providing unique insights into Judaism, Jewish history and culture

Membership Committee — publishes participants' directory and provides information about Am HaYam to the public

Newsletter — monthly email newsletter to keep our members informed of our activities

Ritual Committee — coordinates Friday night Shabbat, High Holiday, festival and bereavement services

Rosh Chodesh — a women's group offering topics of common interest at monthly meetings

Social Action/Tzedakah Committee — allocates 10% of the donations made to Am HaYam to local social service agencies, and arranges assistance for Am HaYam members in need

Social Activities Committee — currently includes a discussion group, a play reading group and a book club

Torah Study — Rabbi facilitated study on Sunday mornings offered 8-9 times a year

Women's Torah Study — a monthly lay led discussion focusing on Torah and commentaries

Yiddish Club — a chance to learn and practice the Yiddish language