We now require all in-person attendees of services, study groups, meetings, and other synagogue functions to be fully vaccinated. Exceptions to this policy will be extended only to (i) individuals whose physicians have advised against receiving the vaccine (with such advise evidenced in writing) and (ii) children under 12 years old until such time as they can be fully vaccinated pursuant to FDA authorization and CDC recommendation guidelines. In addition, masks must be worn at all times inside the building.

Machar Field Day

Ahavath Achim Synagogue 600 Peachtree Battle Ave NW, Atlanta, GA

Calling all Macharniks (3rd - 5th graders)! Come join us for the first Machar event of the year. As we get back together for the first time, we'll have a fun morning of field day activities including relays, games, and so much more! The cost is $10 per participant. The deadline to register is Thursday, […]

Kadima Olympics

Ahavath Achim Synagogue 600 Peachtree Battle Ave NW, Atlanta, GA

Calling all Kadimaniks (6th - 8th graders)! Come join us for Kadima Olympics. Go for the gold in both individual and team games. The cost is $10 per participant. The deadline to register is Thursday, August 12. Register

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mAAc Meets: Tuesdays@AA

Join us for Tuesdays@AA, now part of our congregation’s Mature Active Adult Community (mAAc). Every Tuesday, one of our rabbis will begin the class with a one-hour discussion. The second hour of the class will be led by another member of the group. Rabbi Laurence Rosenthal will teach on the first Tuesday of the month […]

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Hebrew Reading Improvement Class

Join us every Tuesday for Hebrew Reading Improvement Class, led by Hebrew instructor, Jim Dricker. This class functions as a "drop-in" for anyone who wishes to practice reading Hebrew to improve their fluency skills. Each session will stand alone, so weekly attendance is not required. Using passages from the Hebrew prayer book and bible, participants […]

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Talmud Class with Dr. Sam Kessler

Join us every Wednesday evening for a Talmud class led by Dr. Samuel Kessler as he leads us on a journey through the spiritual mind and rabbinic process which gave us the Jewish lives we have today. No prior Talmudic learning is necessary. Bring an open mind and a genuine interest in how our spiritual […]

High Holiday Prep: Melodies of the High Holidays

Home of Rabbi Blustin

Join Rabbi Sam Blustin for an exploration into the new melodies of our High Holiday davening. The exploration of meaning and melody will help us understand how, through the power of song, the words of the Machzor are lifted higher than the mind can go, and it will prepare us to lift our voices as […]

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Biblical Hebrew Class

Join us every Wednesday for Biblical Hebrew Class, led by Hebrew instructor, Jim Dricker. In this class, we will cover all aspects of grammar and a well-rounded basic vocabulary. Students set the pace of the program, and we will proceed as fast or as slow as the majority of the class requests. We might take […]

Drive-Through High Holiday Festival

Ahavath Achim Synagogue 600 Peachtree Battle Ave NW, Atlanta, GA

Join us for a drive-through experience to learn about the amazing things happening at AA. At the start of the drive-through, you will receive a delicious honey cake recipe with a list of ingredients to collect from the following groups/committees stationed along the route!: Chesed Committee Adult Education Committee Sisterhood Men's Club Greening Group Youth […]

Cultural Arts Concert – The Sounds of Jewish America

Ahavath Achim Synagogue - Srochi Auditorium 600 Peachtree Battle Ave. NW, Atlanta, GA

AA's Cultural Arts Concert Series (celebrating 40 years), in partnership with Neranenah (formerly the Atlanta Jewish Music Festival), presents The Sounds of Jewish America! Join us for a musical evening featuring a fun, fascinating, and entertaining overview of Jewish contributions to American music during the 20th century. Joe Alterman, joined by Scott Glazer and Justin […]

mAAc Meets: Movie Discussion – Women's Balcony

Members of our Mature Active Adult Community (mAAc) are invited to join Rabbi Neil Sandler for a movie discussion on the film, Women's Balcony. mAAc members are asked to watch Women's Balcony prior to our program. It is available to buy or rent on Amazon. Join Via Zoom

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mAAc Meets: Tuesdays@AA

Join us for Tuesdays@AA, now part of our congregation’s Mature Active Adult Community (mAAc). Every Tuesday, one of our rabbis will begin the class with a one-hour discussion. The second hour of the class will be led by another member of the group. Rabbi Laurence Rosenthal will teach on the first Tuesday of the month […]

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Hebrew Reading Improvement Class

Join us every Tuesday for Hebrew Reading Improvement Class, led by Hebrew instructor, Jim Dricker. This class functions as a "drop-in" for anyone who wishes to practice reading Hebrew to improve their fluency skills. Each session will stand alone, so weekly attendance is not required. Using passages from the Hebrew prayer book and bible, participants […]

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Talmud Class with Dr. Sam Kessler

Join us every Wednesday evening for a Talmud class led by Dr. Samuel Kessler as he leads us on a journey through the spiritual mind and rabbinic process which gave us the Jewish lives we have today. No prior Talmudic learning is necessary. Bring an open mind and a genuine interest in how our spiritual […]

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Biblical Hebrew Class

Join us every Wednesday for Biblical Hebrew Class, led by Hebrew instructor, Jim Dricker. In this class, we will cover all aspects of grammar and a well-rounded basic vocabulary. Students set the pace of the program, and we will proceed as fast or as slow as the majority of the class requests. We might take […]

High Holiday Prep: Understanding Rosh Hashanah

Home of Rabbi Rosenthal

Join Rabbi Rosenthal for a look into the symbols, concepts, and meaning of the Rosh Hashanah service. What is the meaning of this Jewish New Year? What is repentance? How do we do Tshuva? Why apples and honey? Come and learn the stories and ideas that make the High Holidays so important for the Jewish […]

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Parent Support Group

Come together twice a month for a deep breath and Jewish wisdom to strengthen us for another week. One of the rabbis will lead a short study followed by an open discussion to share success, struggles, and to trade helpful tips on how to manage around-the-clock time at home with your kids and partners. Each […]

Selichot Weekend with Artist-in-Residence Rabbi Josh Warshawsky

Kick off the liturgical High Holiday season with a weekend of heart-opening Torah and song. Rabbi Josh Warshawsky will lead us in uplifting prayer and song, helping us to connect deeper to ourselves, our community, and our tradition as we prepare spiritually for the High Holidays. See below for a full schedule of programs and […]

Shabbat Evening Service with Rabbi Warshawsky

Ahavath Achim Synagogue - Main Sanctuary 600 Peachtree Battle Ave NW, Atlanta, GA

Rabbi Warshawsky leads an upbeat, musical Friday night service. Join Via Zoom

Shabbat Morning Service with Rabbi Warshawsky

Ahavath Achim Synagogue - Main Sanctuary 600 Peachtree Battle Ave NW, Atlanta, GA

Rabbi Warshawsky and Rabbi Blustin will lead the congregation in upbeat Shabbat t'fillot (prayer). Rabbi Warshawsky will also give the sermon. Join Via Zoom

Rebbe's Tish and Light Kiddush

Come learn new Shabbat zemirot (songs for Shabbat) and melodies that will be a part of Rabbi Warshawsky's evening concert and Selichot service. In-person only (outdoors).

Rabbi Warshawsky in Concert and Selichot

Ahavath Achim Synagogue - Main Sanctuary 600 Peachtree Battle Ave NW, Atlanta, GA

Kick off the High Holiday season by raising our voices and spirit as an AA community. Rabbi Warshawsky will share some of his original music and Torah, and with our rabbis, lead us through the liturgy of turning and returning that typifies this season. Join Via Zoom

Pre-High Holiday Cemetery Memorial Service

As we approach the High Holidays, we have traditionally held a service at both Arlington and Greenwood Cemeteries to remember our loved ones who have passed on. We invite you to join us for this opportunity to commemorate your loved ones’ lives. 10 am at Greenwood Cemetery (1173 Cascade Cir SW, Atlanta, GA 30311) 11:30 […]

Shoreshim Outdoor Games Day

Ahavath Achim Synagogue 600 Peachtree Battle Ave NW, Atlanta, GA

All K-2nd graders are invited to the first Shoreshim youth group event! Spend the afternoon participating in a variety of fun and silly games, like water relays, hula-hoop contests, and so much more. A Kosher dairy lunch will be available to participants of both our Kesher and youth group programs. Cost: $10 per child The […]

Men's Club Braves Game

Truist Park 755 Battery Ave SE, Atlanta, GA

The Men's Club is back! Join them for their first event of the year, the Atlanta Braves game against the San Francisco Giants. The game starts at 1:20 pm, but arrive early to check out the Battery. Families welcome! Costs: $30 per ticket and $20 per parking pass (lot B11) Reserve your ticket(s) by Friday, […]

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mAAc Meets: Tuesdays@AA

Join us for Tuesdays@AA, now part of our congregation’s Mature Active Adult Community (mAAc). Every Tuesday, one of our rabbis will begin the class with a one-hour discussion. The second hour of the class will be led by another member of the group. Rabbi Laurence Rosenthal will teach on the first Tuesday of the month […]

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Hebrew Reading Improvement Class

Join us every Tuesday for Hebrew Reading Improvement Class, led by Hebrew instructor, Jim Dricker. This class functions as a "drop-in" for anyone who wishes to practice reading Hebrew to improve their fluency skills. Each session will stand alone, so weekly attendance is not required. Using passages from the Hebrew prayer book and bible, participants […]

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Biblical Hebrew Class

Join us every Wednesday for Biblical Hebrew Class, led by Hebrew instructor, Jim Dricker. In this class, we will cover all aspects of grammar and a well-rounded basic vocabulary. Students set the pace of the program, and we will proceed as fast or as slow as the majority of the class requests. We might take […]

Mincha/Ma'ariv Service

Ahavath Achim Synagogue - Main Sanctuary 600 Peachtree Battle Ave NW, Atlanta, GA

Join Via Zoom

Reverse Tashlich

Peachtree Battle Creek

Join AA’s Greening Group and JCAN-Georgia (Jewish Climate Action Network) for an opportunity to reverse the neglect and disrespect for the world by cleaning up and safeguarding our natural environment. Come ready to get messy, as we will trek into the undergrowth, go into the ravine, and wade into the mud at Peachtree Battle Creek. […]

High Holiday Prep: Understanding Yom Kippur

Ahavath Achim Synagogue - Ellman Chapel 600 Peachtree Battle Ave. NW, Atlanta, GA

Gather for an exploration into the major themes of the Yom Kippur service. What does atonement mean? Why do we fast? Is this a day of sadness or joy? Join Rabbi Sam Blustin in Ellman Chapel for an opportunity to explore the deeper meanings involved in this day of Awe. No RSVP required. Join Via […]

Machar Holiday Food Crafts

Ahavath Achim Synagogue 600 Peachtree Battle Ave NW, Atlanta, GA

All Machar-niks (3rd-5th graders) are invited to a fun afternoon of food-themed crafts to wrap up the holidays. We’ll dip apples in honey, make edible sukkahs, and create a delicious mini Torah! A Kosher dairy lunch will be available to participants of both our Kesher and youth group programs. Cost: $10 per child The deadline […]

Naomi's Book Club

Join Sisterhood one Monday per month for a lively book discussion. September’s book is The Invention of Wings by Sue Monk Kidd, and the discussion will be led by Sandybeck Lease. Questions? Contact Madeleine Gimbel (maddy_gimbel@yahoo.com; 404.355.7711).

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mAAc Meets: Tuesdays@AA

Join us for Tuesdays@AA, now part of our congregation’s Mature Active Adult Community (mAAc). Every Tuesday, one of our rabbis will begin the class with a one-hour discussion. The second hour of the class will be led by another member of the group. Rabbi Laurence Rosenthal will teach on the first Tuesday of the month […]

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Hebrew Reading Improvement Class

Join us every Tuesday for Hebrew Reading Improvement Class, led by Hebrew instructor, Jim Dricker. This class functions as a "drop-in" for anyone who wishes to practice reading Hebrew to improve their fluency skills. Each session will stand alone, so weekly attendance is not required. Using passages from the Hebrew prayer book and bible, participants […]

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Hebrew Reading Improvement Class

Join us every Tuesday for Hebrew Reading Improvement Class, led by Hebrew instructor, Jim Dricker. This class functions as a "drop-in" for anyone who wishes to practice reading Hebrew to improve their fluency skills. Each session will stand alone, so weekly attendance is not required. Using passages from the Hebrew prayer book and bible, participants […]

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Biblical Hebrew Class

Join us every Wednesday for Biblical Hebrew Class, led by Hebrew instructor, Jim Dricker. In this class, we will cover all aspects of grammar and a well-rounded basic vocabulary. Students set the pace of the program, and we will proceed as fast or as slow as the majority of the class requests. We might take […]

Sisterhood's Opening Program – Sisters in the Sukkah

Ahavath Achim Synagogue 600 Peachtree Battle Ave NW, Atlanta, GA

Join Sisterhood at its opening program, Sisters in the Sukkah, the first in-person gathering since the pandemic started! Wine and appetizers will be served. The cost to attend is $18 per person. The deadline to register is Friday, September 17. Questions? Contact the event chair: Beth Friedman (bethfriedman@outlook.com). Register Still need to renew your annual […]

Sushi in the Sukkah with Kadima

Rabbi Sam's Sukkah

All Kadima-niks (6th - 8th graders) are invited to a special Sukkot program in Rabbi Sam's sukkah! Come together to make your own sushi and play some games with friends. The cost to participate is $10 per participant. The deadline to register is Wednesday, September 22, so we can ensure there's enough supplies and food. […]

Family Simchat Torah and Kindergarten Consecration

Ahavath Achim Synagogue 600 Peachtree Battle Ave NW, Atlanta, GA

All families are invited to join us to celebrate Simchat Torah and Kindergarten Consecration. Consecration marks the beginning of a child’s formal Jewish education, and it is perfectly paired with Simchat Torah, in which we conclude and begin again the cycle of Torah with an outburst of joy. During this special ceremony, our kindergarten students […]

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Hebrew Reading Improvement Class

Join us every Tuesday for Hebrew Reading Improvement Class, led by Hebrew instructor, Jim Dricker. This class functions as a "drop-in" for anyone who wishes to practice reading Hebrew to improve their fluency skills. Each session will stand alone, so weekly attendance is not required. Using passages from the Hebrew prayer book and bible, participants […]

Musical Journey Through the Hakafot

Journey through the seven days of the week (corresponding to the seven circles we would normally dance) as we prepare for the completion of the reading of our Torah and its renewal. Once again, we're back with this virtual opportunity to close our eyes, raise our voices, and center ourselves in Torah. Join Via Zoom

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Biblical Hebrew Class

Join us every Wednesday for Biblical Hebrew Class, led by Hebrew instructor, Jim Dricker. In this class, we will cover all aspects of grammar and a well-rounded basic vocabulary. Students set the pace of the program, and we will proceed as fast or as slow as the majority of the class requests. We might take […]

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HomeBeis@AA Family Shabbat

Ahavath Achim Synagogue - Front Lawn 600 Peachtree Battle Ave NW, Atlanta, GA

Join us on the first Saturday of the month for Family Shabbat! Bring a comfy blanket, and sing and dance to your favorite Shabbat morning jams. It's an event perfect for the whole family! Questions? Contact the Director of Youth and Family Engagement: Jackie Nix (jnix@aasynagogue.org; 404.603.5743). Dates: October 2, November 6, December 4, January […]

Synagogue Detectives with Shoreshim

Ahavath Achim Synagogue 600 Peachtree Battle Ave NW, Atlanta, GA

K - 2nd graders are invited to join their friends for a scavenger hunt throughout the synagogue. We'll end our hunt with yummy ice cream sundaes! The cost to participate is $10 per person. To register, please contact the Director of Youth and Family Engagement: Jackie Nix (jnix@aasynagogue.org; 404.602.5743).

Naomi's Book Club

Join Sisterhood one Monday per month for a lively book discussion. October’s book is Disappearing Earth by Julia Phillips, and the discussion will be led by Patsy Little. Questions? Contact Madeleine Gimbel (maddy_gimbel@yahoo.com; 404.355.7711).

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mAAc Meets: Tuesdays@AA

Join mAAc members, fellow congregants, and one of the AA rabbis every Tuesday for this exciting discussion group. Rabbis Laurence Rosenthal and Sam Blustin will alternate weeks leading a one-hour online learning course by the Shalom Hartman Institute. The course, iEngage: Together and Apart, addresses the complex features of Jewish peoplehood and the contemporary challenges […]

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Hebrew Reading Improvement Class

Join us every Tuesday for Hebrew Reading Improvement Class, led by Hebrew instructor, Jim Dricker. This class functions as a "drop-in" for anyone who wishes to practice reading Hebrew to improve their fluency skills. Each session will stand alone, so weekly attendance is not required. Using passages from the Hebrew prayer book and bible, participants […]

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Biblical Hebrew Class

Join us every Wednesday for Biblical Hebrew Class, led by Hebrew instructor, Jim Dricker. In this class, we will cover all aspects of grammar and a well-rounded basic vocabulary. Students set the pace of the program, and we will proceed as fast or as slow as the majority of the class requests. We might take […]

mAAc Meets: Movie Discussion – Standing Up, Falling Down

Members of our Mature Active Adult Community (mAAc) are invited to a movie discussion on the film, Standing Up, Falling Down, facilitated by Judy Marx. This movie tells the story of the unlikely friendship kindled between a struggling stand-up comedian from L.A., forced to move back home with his tail between his legs, and a […]

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mAAc Meets: Tuesdays@AA

Join mAAc members, fellow congregants, and one of the AA rabbis every Tuesday for this exciting discussion group. Rabbis Laurence Rosenthal and Sam Blustin will alternate weeks leading a one-hour online learning course by the Shalom Hartman Institute. The course, iEngage: Together and Apart, addresses the complex features of Jewish peoplehood and the contemporary challenges […]

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Hebrew Reading Improvement Class

Join us every Tuesday for Hebrew Reading Improvement Class, led by Hebrew instructor, Jim Dricker. This class functions as a "drop-in" for anyone who wishes to practice reading Hebrew to improve their fluency skills. Each session will stand alone, so weekly attendance is not required. Using passages from the Hebrew prayer book and bible, participants […]

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Biblical Hebrew Class

Join us every Wednesday for Biblical Hebrew Class, led by Hebrew instructor, Jim Dricker. In this class, we will cover all aspects of grammar and a well-rounded basic vocabulary. Students set the pace of the program, and we will proceed as fast or as slow as the majority of the class requests. We might take […]

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Parent Support Group

Come together twice a month for a deep breath and Jewish wisdom to strengthen us for another week. One of the rabbis will lead a short study followed by an open discussion to share success, struggles, and to trade helpful tips on how to manage around-the-clock time at home with your kids and partners. Each […]

Worship in Pink Shabbat

Join us this Saturday for Sisterhood's 14th Annual Worship in Pink Shabbat! In the spirit of being #MoreThanPink, this Shabbat service honors all cancer survivors, participants of the Susan G. Komen 3-day or 2-day Walks, and the loved ones we have lost. This year's featured speaker is Carrie Kozel, a physical therapist at TurningPoint Breast […]

Men's Club and USY at the Atlanta Kosher BBQ Festival

Brook Run Park 4770 N Peachtree Rd , Dunwoody, GA

Help the Men’s Club team, "The Wandering Que," defend their 2019 trophy at this year's Atlanta Kosher BBQ Festival! There is much prep work to be done on Thursday evening, October 14, as well as during the overnight cook on Saturday, October 16. We are looking for a few volunteers to bring their barbecue skills […]

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mAAc Meets: Tuesdays@AA

Join mAAc members, fellow congregants, and one of the AA rabbis every Tuesday for this exciting discussion group. Rabbis Laurence Rosenthal and Sam Blustin will alternate weeks leading a one-hour online learning course by the Shalom Hartman Institute. The course, iEngage: Together and Apart, addresses the complex features of Jewish peoplehood and the contemporary challenges […]

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Hebrew Reading Improvement Class

Join us every Tuesday for Hebrew Reading Improvement Class, led by Hebrew instructor, Jim Dricker. This class functions as a "drop-in" for anyone who wishes to practice reading Hebrew to improve their fluency skills. Each session will stand alone, so weekly attendance is not required. Using passages from the Hebrew prayer book and bible, participants […]

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Biblical Hebrew Class

Join us every Wednesday for Biblical Hebrew Class, led by Hebrew instructor, Jim Dricker. In this class, we will cover all aspects of grammar and a well-rounded basic vocabulary. Students set the pace of the program, and we will proceed as fast or as slow as the majority of the class requests. We might take […]

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Latte and Learn

Join the rabbis and fellow sisters every third Thursday of the month for a morning of coffee (or tea), conversation, and learning! Questions? Contact Roslyn Konter (rpkonter@gmail.com; 770.986.3697). Join Via […]

TriviAA Night

Join your fellow AA friends and guests for bar-style trivia from the comfort of your own home! Bar drinks are welcome but never required. Pants encouraged, but how would we […]

Build Your Own Mini Golf Course with Machar and Kadima

Ahavath Achim Synagogue 600 Peachtree Battle Ave NW, Atlanta, GA

Macharniks (3rd - 5th graders) and Kadimaniks (6th - 8th graders) are invited to join in creating their very own mini golf course! We’ll take used, up-cycled items (including cardboard […]

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mAAc Meets: Tuesdays@AA

Join mAAc members, fellow congregants, and one of the AA rabbis every Tuesday for this exciting discussion group. Rabbis Laurence Rosenthal and Sam Blustin will alternate weeks leading a one-hour online learning course by the Shalom Hartman Institute. The course, iEngage: Together and Apart, addresses the complex features of Jewish peoplehood and the contemporary challenges […]

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Hebrew Reading Improvement Class

Join us every Tuesday for Hebrew Reading Improvement Class, led by Hebrew instructor, Jim Dricker. This class functions as a "drop-in" for anyone who wishes to practice reading Hebrew to improve their fluency skills. Each session will stand alone, so weekly attendance is not required. Using passages from the Hebrew prayer book and bible, participants […]

Recurring

Biblical Hebrew Class

Join us every Wednesday for Biblical Hebrew Class, led by Hebrew instructor, Jim Dricker. In this class, we will cover all aspects of grammar and a well-rounded basic vocabulary. Students set the pace of the program, and we will proceed as fast or as slow as the majority of the class requests. We might take […]

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Parent Support Group

Come together twice a month for a deep breath and Jewish wisdom to strengthen us for another week. One of the rabbis will lead a short study followed by an open discussion to share success, struggles, and to trade helpful tips on how to manage around-the-clock time at home with your kids and partners. Each […]

USY Movie Night

Ahavath Achim Synagogue - Garden 600 Peachtree Battle Ave NW, Atlanta, GA

USYers (9 - 12th graders) are invited to join their friends for Havdallah followed by a movie under the stars! We'll be watching the classic American thriller, Jaws! The cost […]