A Milestone on the Path of Jewish Learning

‚ÄčTemple Bat Yahm B'nei Mitzvah Program

 A child never forgets his/her Bar/Bat Mitzvah day. We at Temple Bat Yahm ensure a Bar/Bat Mitzvah ceremony of lasting meaning and beauty, a memory to be cherished for a lifetime, a milestone on the path of Jewish learning. Our Bar/Bat Mitzvah program, custom designed for TBY by Cantor Grant, is among the finest available, with our Cantor, Rabbis, Educator and a team of tutors guiding your child every step of the way toward his/her rendezvous with the Torah.

Unique B'nei Mitzvah Experience
Over the course of approximately seven months, a Bar/Bat Mitzvah training program designed exclusively by Cantor Grant and staffed by specially trained instructors prepares each Bar/Bat Mitzvah student to do the following:

Lead a complete Shabbat service in Hebrew and English

  • Read from the weekly Torah and Haftarah portions

  • Deliver speeches which attest to his/her understanding of the Torah and Haftarah portions

  • Complete a Mitzvah Project for our Temple or community

Forms & Information

B'nei Mitzvah Guidebook
B'nei Mitzvah Timetable
Parent Speech Guidelines
Photo/ Music Memo
Essay Guidelines      
Sample Intro to Haftarah Portion
Torah Blessings
Aliyah Form for Bima Honors
Torah Aliyot Form     
Usher Form
Kaddish Form
Personal Profile     
Sample Intro to Torah Portion
Audio of Torah Blessings
Before & After