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Congregation Betenu
Five Northern Blvd #1
Amherst NH 03031 USA
+1 603/886-1633
serving the greater Nashua area

Congregation Betenu is a Reform Synagogue located in Amherst, New Hampshire.  Betenu is a small, warm and friendly congregation.  Our mission is to be a home for all who wish to participate in Jewish community.  

To contact the Betenu office, please click here or call 603-886-1633.

September Services and Events

Friday September 4: No service
Friday September 11, 7:30 PM: Lay-led Service
Sunday September 13, 7:30 PM: Rosh Hashanah Eve Service
Monday September 14, 10:30 AM: Rosh Hashanah Morning Service
Friday September 18, 7:30 PM: Shabbat Shuvah Service
Tuesday September 22, 7:30 PM: Kol Nidre
Wednesday September 23, 10:30 AM: Yom Kippur Services
Friday September 25, 7:00 PM: Family Friendly Lay-led Service

Rabbi Joshua SegalHigh Holy Days at Betenu

Join Betenu in welcoming the New Year 5776 with services led by Rabbi Emeritus Joshua Segal and Cantorial Soloist Howard Solomon.   Rabbi Segal was a founder of Congregation Betenu and served as Betenu's Rabbi from our founding in 1983 until his retirement in 2012.  Howard Solomon has served as Betenu's Cantorial Soloist since 1987.  

Betenu welcomes all those who wish to observe the High Holidays by joining us at our services.  We need to know in advance who will be joining us for the Holidays, and we request a voluntary donation.   If you would like to attend High Holy Day Services at Betenu, please contact the Betenu office at 603-886-1633, or click here to send email.

Students gather round Rav Rebekah

Religious School

Congregation Betenu Religious School offers a comprehensive Jewish education for students in grades K-7, including Jewish Studies, Hebrew, music, art, dance, holiday programming, and Rabbi-taught Bar/Bat Mitzvah preparation.  The school features a qualified, caring, and experienced staff, small class sizes, and weekly Sunday sessions.

Registrations are now being accepted for the 2015-2016 school year. Classes for the new year will begin on Sunday morning September 13. For more information about our Religious School, or to arrange a visit, please contact the Betenu office at 603-886-1633.

Click to see the 2014-2015 version of The Betenu Parent Handbook.

President's Message and Calendars for August and September

President's Message for August        August 2015 Calendar          September 2015 Calendar

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updated 08/30/2015 by srm