Youth Programming

From tots to teenagers, we offer a welcoming place for all members of our community. 

Regardless of where your children attend school, Etz Hayim is a place for everyone to feel at home.

Pajama Havdalah*

Saturday, November 18th, 5:30-7pm

Families with young children (0-6 years old) are invited to join us as we come together to bring Shabbat to a close, through the beautiful Jewish tradition of havdalah. There’ll be food, fun, and a chance for children to make their own spice containers to bring home. 

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This program is supported by a grant from The Jewish Federation of Greater Washington.

Families with Young
Children Shabbat*

Select Fridays

5:15 – 6:00 p.m.

We hope you will join us for a Families with Young Children (0-6 year olds and siblings) Shabbat Service! Our service will include a few prayers, songs, a story and more.

Check our events calendar for the next Families with Young Children Shabbat.

This event is sponsored by the David Schwartz Fund and through a grant from The Jewish Federation of Greater Washington.

Minyan Tzair

Select Saturdays During the Academic Year

11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Once a month, 3rd-6th graders meet in the CEH Library to pray and study together. Service runs from 11:00am to approximately 12:30pm, with kiddush lunch directly following.
Check our events calendar for the next Minyan Tzair.

RSVP required to

* Events sponsored by the Jewish Federation of Greater Washington. 


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