Congregation Beth El–Keser Israel

85 Harrison Street, New Haven, CT 06515-1724 | P: 203.389.2108 |

Our banner is based on BEKI’s stained glass, designed in 2008 by Cynthia Beth Rubin. For information on this and other of Cynthia’s work, go to: <a href="" target="_blank"></a>. Artisan Fabrication by JC Glass of Branford, CT

BEKI Kadima & USY


USY is a youth group for Jewish high-schoolers (9th-12th grade), regardless of synagogue affiliation.  8th graders are invited to attend USY events in the spring semester.





Date:   Saturday Feb 25 – Sunday Feb 26
Time:   Starts at 8 PM Saturday, ends at 9:30 AM Sunday
Where:   B’nai Tikvoh Sholom, 180 Still Road, Bloomfield, Connecticut 06002
Cost:   $18 for Dance only (8-11 PM)
$25 for Dance and overnight 
Register at by February 21.  Register for either Neon Dance (dance only) or Neon Dance (dance and overnight)
Transportation assistance available.
Are you a junior or senior???  Do you want to chair Spring Convention??? (May 12-14 in Milford, MA)
Play a major roll in our final convention of the year.  Fill out the online application here.



Past Hanefesh USY Regional events include:

  • Fall Kinnus in Springfield, MA
  • Hanefesh SA/TO Pageant & Dance
  • Hanefesh Convention at Camp Ramah in Palmer, MA
  • Trip to Lake Compounce

Synagogue subsidies available for certain regional events!

Leadership opportunities
BEKI USY events are organized by a board of high-school USYers. Joining USY Board is a great opportunity to develop leadership skills and put your ideas into action.

To become a BEKI USY member, please submit the following form and payment per instructions on the form. For more questions, please contact the BEKI Youth Advisor at

USY Activities

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Upcoming Events

BEKI Kadima & USY