It’s a Girl Thing! This contemporary monthly celebration of Moving Traditions, is a celebration of the ancient New Moon holiday. For girls in grades 8-12. Builds self-esteem, leadership skills, Jewish identity and great friendships. Register HERE
Join this brotherhood for boys in grades 8-12 that builds self-esteem, leadership skills, Jewish identity and great friendships. A program of Moving Traditions. Register HERE.
Heschel Society Study Group
Study opportunity for teens in grades 9 -12. Once a month on Shabbat mornings from 12:15 - 1:15 PM. Contact Sue to learn more.Register HERE
Tenth graders meet weekly with the Rabbis to study and engage in meaningful dialogue. Contact Darlene, Rabbi Weininger's Assistant.
Learn about our choirs just for teens HERE
High School Community Education Program. Visit their website.
Keren Or competition for teen writers, filmmakers and photographers!
For Minnesota Jewish teens in grades 7-12. Share your original poetry, prose, photographs, and ... new this year ... short videos. Deadline: Friday, February 17, 2017. This photograph by Shayna Kaplan, won first place in 2016 for grades 7-9. DETAILS
Social group for 7th and 8th graders that meets monthly on Sunday afternoons.Join us for fun social events, retreats and community projects!
Sign-up to join Kadima HERE
Adath USY is a Jewish Youth Group within the international USY organization. USY is a fun way for Jewish teens, from 9th through 12th grade, to form friendships, learn more about their religion and culture, and become leaders in their community. To join us at Regional and International events, you must be a member of Adath USY.
Sign-up to join Adath USY member HERE
Ask to join the Facebook group
B'nai Mitzvah Training
When a child comes of age it is a simcha for the immediate family, the synagogue family, and the entire Jewish community. Visit our Life-Cycle Events page to learn more. or read the B'nai Mitzvah Guide.
Shabbat Morning Program - SMP
SMP is the cornerstone of educating our young congregants. All children entering 5th Grade and above who plan to celebrate a Bar/Bat Mitzvah at Adath Jeshurun are required to attend the program for 5th – 7th Graders.
SMP School Calendar 2016-2017
Shabbat Morning Program Teen Tutors
Eighth Graders: This program starts students on the road to becoming SMP staff. The curriculum includes Ethics - emphasizing the Ethics of Speech, "Shmirat Lashon," leadership skills and tzedakah that inform their role as mentors of younger students; and a review of their prayer and Torah skills.
9-12th Graders: It is a proud Adath tradition for teens to serve as SMP staff. This vital role engages these teens in Jewish life and teaches them responsibility, and the value of passing on our traditions. Service-based scholarships for Jewish summer camps and Israel trips are available to teens who serve as SMP staff. Contact Risa to learn more.