A house of friends.

A community open to all.

Jewish life thrives in Yolo County! Our House of Friends includes 275 member households, celebrating the full breadth of the Jewish life cycle.

Welcome to Congregation Bet Haverim!

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For more than fifty years we have been the center of Jewish life in the university town of Davis, California, and the surrounding Yolo County area. We are a Reform temple (and a member of the Union of Reform Judaism) and provide our partners and interested members of the community with all the spiritual, educational, and life-expanding activities that would be expected at a full-service synagogue. Bet Haverim operates a highly respected non-denominational preschool, Gan Haverim (“Garden of Friends”), and makes our campus and facilities available for rent to our community for worthwhile activities and events.

If you are seeking an open, generous, and welcoming Jewish community no matter your family situation, personal preferences, religious background, or knowledge of Judaism, please come by to meet us and ask questions.

Feel free to participate. Everyone is welcome!

Spiritual

Shabbat services on Friday night and Saturday morning

Celebrations of all major Jewish holidays including High Holy Days

Celebrations of life for Weddings, Births, Bet Mitzvahs, Memorials

Educational

Jewish religious training for children of all ages in preparation for Bet Mitzvah’s and Confirmation

Torah study each Saturday before shabbat services

Regular programs and presentations pertaining to Jewish life, art, culture, history and politics

Life Expanding

Weekly meditation

Groups and committees of special interest to our congregation and community

Regular social gatherings for teens and adults

And many more groups and activities

What’s Happening at CBH

At Congregation Bet Haverim, there’s something for everyone. Here’s what’s coming up…

  1. Sat 24

    Shabbat Morning Service

    Participate on Zoom or in the Sanctuary. Vaccinations
    Feb 24 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  2. Sat 24

    DRTY Ice Skating Event

    Register here to join your friends
    Feb 24 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
  3. Sun 25

    Exploring Judaism

    This class is intended for people
    Feb 25 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
  4. Sun 25

    Religious School

    Feb 25 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm

Our Community

Congregation Bet Haverim is committed to creating a deeply caring Jewish community which meets the educational, spiritual and social needs of people in all stages of life. We encourage people to interact with Jewish tradition and its values through Jewish study, worship, celebration, social action and social activities.

Our Community

Hillel at Davis and Sacramento is the campus-focused group in the local Jewish community. It serves thousands of UC, Cal State, and community college students in the Davis and Sacramento area meet their spiritual and social needs. 

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As the center of Jewish community life in Davis and the surrounding area, we are committed to building a community which meets the educational, spiritual and social needs of people in all stages of life.

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