We are a small close knit Reform Jewish community in Merced, California. Please browse our website and feel free to contact us or join us for Friday night pot-luck dinner, schmoozing and services.
You will discover that we are one big family who enjoy studying, praying and celebrating life together. We are very welcoming of families with young kids, and everyone who is young at heart!
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at all Events
11/4 7:00 PM Traditional Kabbalat Shabbat Services at the Chavurah House
11/13 Weekend Social - Details will follow via email
11/14 Monday, 6:15 PM
Board Meeting at Carol Friedman's House.
11/18 6:00 Potluck Dinner, 7:00 Lay Led Services at the Chavurah House
12/2 7:00 PM Traditional Kabbalat Shabbat Services at the Chavurah House
12/9 6:00 Potluck Dinner, 7:00 Lay Led Services at the Chavurah House
12/18 Sunday Social - Hannukah Party at
Sheryl Wight’s - Details will follow
Our small, vibrant Jewish community is all about our people -- individuals and families -- Our Programs for children and adults -- and our religious and social services.
In the spirit of Reform Judaism, we bring Judaism alive and help make it an engaging, meaningful and joyful part of our modern lives!
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Congregation Etz Chaim's phone number is (209) 722- 0530.