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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.

Join us on August 8 for Shabbat Services led by Rebekah GoldmanRebekah Goldman

The Betenu Board is delighted that Rebekah Goldman has accepted our offer to serve as Betenu's Rabbinic Intern.   Click here to view the announcement letter that was sent to Betenu members.

On June 13,  congregants enjoyed Rav Rebekah's beautiful voice, as she led us in prayer and song.  You are invited to meet her on August 8, when she will again lead Shabbat evening services.   Join us for an enjoyable Shabbat full of smiles, beautiful music, prayer, and good friends.

July / August Service Schedule (summer schedule)

Friday July 11, 7:30 PM: Lay-led Service
Friday July 18: No Service
Friday July 25, 7:30 PM: Lay-led Service
Friday August 1: No Service
Friday August 8, 7:30 PM:  Service led by Rebekah Goldman
Friday August 15: No Service
Friday August 22, 7:30 PM: Lay-led Service
Friday August 29: No Service

 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.

Click to see 2013-2014 version of The Betenu Parent Handbook.

Registration is now open for the 2014-2015 school year. New students are welcome. For more information about our Religious School, or to arrange a visit, please contact the Betenu office at 603-886-1633.


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Betenu's newsletter is distributed via email.
To be added to our distribution list,
click here or call the Betenu office at 603-886-1633.

Interfaith Activities

Due to the large geographic area covered by Congregation Betenu, we belong to two regional interfaith associations. These include the Nashua Area Interfaith Council and the Souhegan Valley Interfaith Council. 

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updated 07/12/2014 by srm