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The Shabbat Club after school enrichment program provides a place for children to celebrate their Jewish culture and heritage through activities and crafts that express the fun and excitement of Jewish holidays and lore, while making new friends and creating great memories.


Both programs meet every Thursday from 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: Tree Frog Treks, 2112 Hayes Street
Pick-up is provided from New Traditions at 3:30 PM, children are picked up by their parents at 5:00 pm From Tree Frog Treks.


The Shabbat Club follows a hands on and experiential curriculum.

Each week at Shabbat Club children bake challah, enjoy a Shabbat party and snack and enjoy hands on interactive activities and crafts.

Topics covered are:
Rosh Hashanah, Yom Kippur, Sukkot, Tu B'Shevat, Chanukah, Purim, Passover, Shavuot.

In addition, this year we exploring Jewish heroes:
Abraham, Sara, Rabbi Hillel and more!


Shabbat Club runs every week that the public schools are open. This year, this will be 34 weeks.

Option 1
Sign up for the year: $612.00 (which is $18 per class). This can be paid by check, CC, or set up as 10 automatic monthly payments of $61.20

Option 2
Sign up by month: Each month will be a different price depending on how many weeks there are that month. It will amount to $20.00 per class.

Thanks to the generosity of friends in the community we have established a Shabbat Club scholarship fund. Limited funds are available for partial scholarships. Please email Chaya at for details.

Registration Process

1. Click here to sign up online.

2. You will receive confirmation of your acceptance in the program.

3. Submit tuition payment

4. Sign the ''school pick up'' release form and your child is ready for a year of fun!

Full Calendar

Below is our detailed Shabbat Club calendar. We hope you can join us for our special family events. Flyers and emails will be sent home before each special event.

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ยป What Parents Have to Say

"We enjoyed Shabbat Club so much - thanks for including us and putting on such a wonderful program! It was great and you are such a good storyteller." - Jessica

"The Shabbat Club was so great today. The kids had so much fun and learnt a lot."  -Elin

"They loved it! It would be great if they could make challah every week. It would really be nice to have their continued contribution to shabbat dinner at home." - Beth

Upcoming Events
There are no events posted at this time. Please contact us for more info about our events.