This week's Tiyul News

Upcoming sessions

April 23 12:30-3:00pm @ PTBE

April 30 12:45-3:00pm - Excursion

THIS Sunday, April 23 12:30-3:00pm @ PTBE - Pizza lunch will be served.

Save the Date: Excursion Sunday, April 30 12:30-3:00pm - We will be meeting at Skylawn Memorial at 12:45 in the main building. Lunch will be served.

2017-18 K-12 Registration - Registration for 2017-2018 will begin THIS Sunday, 4/23! Pick up a brochure this weekend, in the office or visit our website ( and register online here. Log in with your email address and enter your password (click on the "forgot password?" link to have a new one sent to you). One password is shared between the parent email addresses (usernames). Deadline for registration is May 23, 2016. (All emailed forms should be sent to Kim at If you have a child in 3rd-5th grade, please remember to also submit the appropriate Hebrew Scheduling Form for either Kitah (Class) or Chevruta (Tutoring).

Please contact Sarah Van Zanten with any Tiyul related questions.

Additional Resources:

Reflection sheets for At Home activities are due by the end of each month and can be found here

Need ideas for At Home Activities? Try these books or movies.

PTBE & Beyond

Friendship Circle Open House Sunday, May 7 11:00 am to 12:00 pm - The Friendship Circle offers programs for children and teens with special needs and for children with social challenges. Whether you are a parent of a child or teen with special needs looking for a one of a kind program, or a professional in the field, you won’t want to miss this opportunity to learn about and see our Sunday Circle and Social Circle programs in action! Learn more here.

Friendship Circle Summer Camp - Summer is just around the corner and  Friendship Circle is offering a one of a kind two week summer day camp experience specifically for Children and Teens with Special Needs. Camp will be held at the Oshman Family JCC in Palo Alto from August 1-12! An early bird registration discount for our action-packed summer camp is available until April 1! For more information and to register visit: or e-mail us at or call us at 650-858-6990.  Learn more here.

Sign up for a Summer of Jewish Adventure, Friendship & Living - URJ Camp Newman’s overnight summer camp gives 3rd-12th graders the chance to form lifelong friends, seek adventure, discover Judaism, explore their passions, develop new skills—and have a TON OF FUN. Watch our camp video at to see camp in action – or ask your rabbis all about camp! Visit our website for dates & rates, our first-time camper guide & summer F.A.Q., and more.