EXCITING EVENT FOR OUR JRC TEENS -- AND WE NEED YOUR HELP!
The major Reform movement youth event of the year is taking place
right here at Judea Reform Congregation.
Judea Reform Congregation and Durham Regional Temple Youth (DRTY) are thrilled to host TheVent, the biggest event of the year for teens in the Mid-Atlantic Region of the National Federation of Temple Youth (NFTY). Over the weekend of March 8-10 more than 175 teens from Maryland to North Carolina will gather at our synagogue for engaging weekend-long activities created by our DRTY-ites that inspire friendships, learning, social justice, and a love of our Jewish worship and traditions just like this one.
HOW CAN YOU BE PART OF TheVent?
Register your 8th-12th grader HERE! Your teen will:
- Meet new people and see friends from NFTY, Camp, Israel and Mitzvah Corps.
- Wrestle with hot topics and challenge their assumptions during interactive teen-led. DRTY written programs.
- Participate in our annual sub region Color War!
- ...And more!!
- Scholarships are available from NFTY and JRC, contact Rena at firstname.lastname@example.org for information.
Host teens in your home for the weekend - - an opportunity for the entire congregation!
- Enjoy the company of 3 or more vibrant young Jewish teens in your home!
- Get to know our next generation of Jewish leaders by sharing meals, providing transportation to and from JRC, and get to know new people from our same Reform movement.
- For more information, contact Betsy Joseph (email@example.com) or Isabel Geffner (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Join us for Shabbat Evening Services!
- Friday night, March 8 at 7:30pm, our passionate teens will lead us in an inspiring and spirited worship service
- We hope you will join us no matter your other involvement in the weekend!
We are honored to welcome these teens to our synagogue and so proud of our DRTY-ites for the work they are doing for the weekend. TheVent brings participants together who are joy-filled Jewish kids eager to participate and celebrate. It's amazing to witness these teens together!
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Shalom! Welcome to Judea Reform's temple youth group, DRTY. We bring together all the reform Jewish teens (9th-12th graders) in the greater Durham/Chapel Hill area. We are affiliated with NFTY-MAR, and part of the Southern sub-region.
Our mission is to promote engagement in social action, creative worship experiences, dynamic youth leadership, and open environments that nurture lifelong friendships!