Celebrating the 50th year of the congregation in 2017….
Rosh Hashanah eve service ends with a blessing and an Oneg.
The shofar is heard at CHJ Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur Family Services.
Teen Tzedakah Group shows off backpacks ready for Mercy Center school kids.
Members all play a role in making the congregation work. Read about how CHJ is organized.
Members meet for Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk at Sherwood Island State Park.
Don’t miss our Opening Day of Sunday School and Adult Ed on Sunday, September 10, beginning at 9:30 am. You’ll meet our friendly members as well as other prospective families and learn more about our Sunday School and Bar & Bat Mitzvah programs. Bring questions and your appetite as coffee, bagels & lox will be… Read More
Experience our meaningful High Holiday services with your family at the Unitarian Church in Westport. Family Services are geared toward the youngest kids to age 12; older children are invited to the traditional evening, Kol Nidre, and closing services. Later add: Click here to learn more about special programming for this year’s Rosh Hashanah observance…. Read More
Families are the future of CHJ. Our inclusive, warm, welcoming Congregation includes families of all stripes coming together to celebrate Judaism and being Jewish. From Baby Naming to Sunday School to Bar & Bat Mitzvah to the Teen Tzedakah Group to Adult Ed, you’ll find a community for families and kids of all ages. Humanistic… Read More
As I write this column for our Summer newsletter the weather keeps playing tricks on us, uncertain whether it is even fully ready to be spring yet. I am nonetheless looking forward to our annual meeting, always a wonderful event where we can get together and enjoy each other’s company, while at the same time checking in on our budget and new Board Members. I also hope this kicks off some additional thinking from members as to where we want to go as a congregation, based on the survey results and other conversations.