April 15, 2016

 

openhouse

CHECK OUT MIDRASHA!

 

OPEN HOUSE/ORIENTATION EVENT

 

TEENS AND PARENTS ARE INVITED!

 

Sunday, April 24 7:15-9:15pm

Congregation Beth Emek  3400 Nevada Court, Pleasanton, CA 94550

Teens of all ages are welcome to check it out!

The staff and board of the Tri-Valley/Tri-Cities Midrasha are excited to share this special event with Parents and their teens who will be entering the 8th grade in September 2016. Teens of all ages are welcome to check it out too.

We welcome all teens and parents from

Temple Beth Torah, Congregation Beth Emek and

Congregation Shir Ami, as well as unaffiliated students and their parents.

Bring friends who may be interested in learning about our dynamic Jewish program.

No prior experience with Jewish education is required  to participate in Midrasha.

For more details and RSVP click here

 

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LOVE SHOULDN’T HURT, EMPOWERING OUR TEENS TO PROTECT THEMSELVES

TEEN and PARENT LEARNING WORKSHOPS
Presented by Shalom Bayit
Sponsored by TV/TC MIDRASHA

(All Teens and Parents of our community are welcome to participate –Midrasha registration is not required)

WORKSHOP SCHEDULE:
7:15 – 9:15p
The programs are designed to be grade level focused for the teens.
Sunday, February, 21
9th Grade Workshop:
EMPOWERD TO PROTECT YOURSELF

Sunday, February, 28
12th Grade Workshop:
EMPOWERD TO PROTECT YOURSELF

Sunday, February, 28
Parents Workshop:
HELP YOUR TEENS TO BUILD HEALTHY RELATIONSHIPS.

CLICK HERE TO RSVP
(RSVP appreciated from Parents and from teens not registered with Midrasha.

The goals of the Shalom Bayit workshops are to increase awareness about dating violence; help young people recognize abusive behavior; teach middle school through young adult Jews the skills to build loving, respectful relationships; give girls and women the knowledge and tools they need to make healthy relationship choices; teach boys and young men to become allies in healthy relationships; and educate parents and teachers to successfully offer assistance with the difficult relationship issues facing youth today.

For these 2 separate programs, the Teen Program will be facilitated by Zephira Derblich-Milea, the Youth and Program Coordinator of Shalom Bayit and the Parent Workshop facilitated by trained facilitator from Shalom Bayit.

Some highlights of topics covered for teens include:
1. What does it take to have a health peer relationship?
2. What Jewish texts and traditions teach about relationships?
3. What does being treated equally in a relationship look like?
4. What does abuse and control in relationships look like?

Some highlights of topics covered for parents include:
1. How to talk to your teen about healthy and unhealthy friendships and relationships?
2. How can you empower your teen with knowledge and skill to create healthy relationships?
3. What are warning signs of abuse in a relationship?
4. How to suspect if your teen is being abused/ the abuser?


 

 SUPERBOWL SATURDAY – SHABBAT OFF THE GRID! football

All of TV/TC Midrasha students are invited!

It will be SUPER!

Super Contemporary Jewish Museum Tour

Super Hands-On-Art Project at the CJM

Super Deli Lunch at the CJM

Super Bowl Excitement to explore at Yerba Buena Gardens

$10 PER STUDENT INCLUDES:

Bart Ticket, Museum tours and Deli Lunch.

Students are welcome to bring spending money.

RSVP & PAYMENT required – Teens MUST RSVP 

SPACE IS LIMITED

CLICK HERE FOR MORE DETAILS AND RSVP

oJewish teens in grades 8-12–whether prospective or returning Midrasha students–will be gathering on Thursday, August 27, from 7:00 to 9:00p, at

MOUNTAIN MIKE’S PIZZA in Dublin

(8951 San Ramon Rd., near the intersection of Alcosta Blvd.).

Please note the change in venue from the original invitation.

RSVPs appreciated (though not required) to Danny Farkas. Or send a text to Danny at 925.400.8296.

We’re looking forward to seeing everyone on Thursday evening!

S’more Summertime Fun!
Thursday, August 27, 7:00 to 9:00p

August 16, 2015

Important Note: The venue for this get-together has been changed. The TV/TC Midrasha gathering on Thursday evening, August 27, will be be held at Mountain Mike’s Pizza in Dublin (see details in post above.) Gather with your Midrasha friends for S’more Summertime Fun at a private home in Livermore. The new TV/TC Principal, Danny Farkas, […]

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Midrasha Registration for 2015-16 is NOW OPEN!

August 14, 2015

EARLY-BIRD REGISTRATION SAVES $30! Register for the 2015-16 TV/TC Midrasha program by 5:00p on Monday, August 31, 2015, and the $30 registration fee will be waived! The first day of the Midrasha school year is Sunday, October 11th. We meet at Congregation Beth Emek in Pleasanton from 7:15 to 9:15p on most Sunday evenings during […]

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News and Information for the 2015-16 Midrasha Year

August 14, 2015

Danny Farkas Selected as Principal and Lead Educator The TV/TC Board is pleased to announce that Danny Farkas has been selected as Principal and Lead Educator for the TV/TC Midrasha Program. Many in the TV/TC community already know Danny, as he has taught in our program for the past three years. In the coming year, […]

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Coming soon …

July 9, 2015

Check back soon for the announcement of parent education offerings in 2015-16.

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Midrasha is a dynamic and colorful Jewish community!

September 19, 2014

Midrasha Mishpacha! As we enter into our third week, here are some important things to be aware of: — Midrasha’s Fall Retreat RSVP link is now OPEN! We already have a LOT of buzz about this retreat. My suggestion is this: We have a higher percentage of teens who stay involved with Midrasha throughout the […]

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TV/TC Midrasha is Reaching New Heights

September 11, 2014

Dear Midrasha Families: TV/TC Midrasha 2014-15 has officially begun and we are jumping for joy! Literally. Opening Night was on September 7th and we had tons of teens in attendance, a futuristic Photo Booth, our annual Scavenger Hunt, elective round robins, introductions to new and returning staff, a delicious nacho bar and peaceful closing circle […]

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