Membership

New to Baltimore?

Baltimore is a warm, friendly community with lots of amenities for Jewish families…and BT is a big part of Baltimore’s Jewish community.

If you are considering relocating to Baltimore, come spend a Shabbat at BT and get to know our families. It will be our pleasure to match you with a host family for a special Shabbat experience. Please contact Holly Venick, Director of Synagogue Life at hvenick@btfiloh.org for more information!

Learn More about Jewish Baltimore
Beth Tfiloh has many ways for you and your family to become a part of the Jewish community!

Beth Tfiloh Congregation: Celebrating the Joy of Judaism
Beth Tfiloh Congregation is a truly unique Modern Orthodox synagogue in both the diversity of our members and the breadth and depth of our programming for children, families and adults that makes Judaism accessible and welcoming to all. From our weekly PreSchool Cookie Minyan to monthly Lunch Bunch programs for seniors, community members of all ages can find a program that inspires and enhances their connection to Judaism. Learn more about joining Beth Tfiloh Congregation.

Beth Tfiloh PreSchool: Joy. Nurture. Community.
Your child is capable, curious and full of imagination. Through Beth Tfiloh PreSchool’s emergent curriculum, our teachers create authentic experiences, creating a child-centered and nurturing learning environment that encourages each student to think, question, investigate and explore. Programs are available for 15 months to four year-olds with several scheduling options. Learn more about Beth Tfiloh PreSchool.

Beth Tfiloh Dahan Community School: Learning together. For life.
Our day school, Beth Tfiloh Dahan Community School, is Baltimore’s only coed Jewish day school spanning PreSchool through High School. Our rigorous dual Jewish and General studies curriculum prepares our students for top colleges and universities, while instilling in them Jewish values that last a lifetime. Our vibrant, diverse community fosters an environment of derech eretz, respect, amongst families from across the spectrum of religious affiliation. With an award-winning arts program, 43 intramural athletics teams, and numerous other opportunities for self-expression and growth, a BT education gives your child the confidence and skills he or she needs to succeed in life.

Learn more about Beth Tfiloh Dahan Community School:
Lower School | Middle School | High School

Beth Jacob Hebrew School at Beth Tfiloh
Beth Jacob Hebrew School at Beth Tfiloh offers students many of the same great amenities of our Day School, including outstanding teachers, our state-of-the-art Lower School facility, an engaging multi-sensory program, Bar/Bat Mitzvah preparation, Hebrew language and family-friendly Shabbat and Holiday programming. Plus, our ever-popular music teacher, Lower School Kid Cong Shabbat service leader and Hebrw School coordinator Mr. Brian Singer gives children a fun and spirited Jewish experience, featuring a new Jewish music program! Learn more about Beth Jacob Hebrew School at Beth Tfiloh.

NEW: The Meir Program -
The Meir Program was designed for children ages 6-10 with language-based learning differences, in consultation with the Jemicy School. Specially-trained teachers will engage students’ interest using a multi-sensory approach to convey the beauty and joy of our Jewish tradition and inspire them to be proud and caring Jews.

BT Camps: Where the BT Ruach (Spirit) Lasts All Summer Long!
Enjoy a fresh air, outdoor experience of traditional camp activities on 60 wooded acres! No one else does what we do—from the petting zoo to the three pools to the hiking trails to the cheerleading to the art studios to the visiting pro-sports players to the climbing towers and so much more. A staff that is second to none, with over 100 teachers and professional instructors, plus carefully selected assistants to keep our campers happy and safe.

Swimming skills are a top priority, with daily lessons and time to practice and have fun. We offer supervised door-to-door transportation for most campers, with centralized stops for Kinder Campers and Howard County. Learn more about BT Camps.

DISCOUNTS
Learn about special discounts offered to Beth Tfiloh community members for school or Hebrew school enrollment, synagogue membership, and camp registration. View complete discount details.

Housing In and Around Beth Tfiloh
Beth Tfiloh is surrounded by a host of different neighborhoods with all kinds of housing options. From condominiums and townhomes to single-family homes, BT is accessible to all. Contact Holly Venick, Director of Synagogue Life, at hvenick@btfiloh.org for additional resources to help you find your new home near BT.

More about Jewish Life in Baltimore
Our Jewish federation, The Associated: Jewish Community Federation of Baltimore, has many resources about Jewish life in Baltimore.
1. Agencies and services
2. Supermarkets and dining