Who we are:

We are a traditional congregation that is warm, welcoming and family oriented. Our services are free and open to all. Men and women lead our services and each member has the opportunity to grow in their knowledge and observance of Jewish law.

Please join us for our weekly services:

9:30am-10am: Study of Rashi's commentary of the weekly Torah portion
10:00am-12:30pm: Services, followed by kiddush lunch and study

7am: Minyan followed by breakfast


                                                         Passover Services

First day: Saturday, April 4th 10pm
Second day: Sunday, April 5th , 10pm
7th day day: Friday, April 10th 10pm
8th day: Saturday, April 11th , 10pm

                                               Learn to Speak Hebrew

Welcome to Hebrew Conversation at Kol Tefillah 

                                                            Beginner to intermediate levels

(No prior Hebrew necessary)

 Classes meet: Thursday evenings 7:30 - 8:30PM, check calendar to verify class meeting

 Cost for 10 sessions:   $100  for Kol Tefillah members

                                      $120  non-members

                                      $12   drop-in

Required materials

Welcome to Hebrew on DVD by Prolog.

Can be purchased by googling "Welcome to Hebrew on DVD(NTSC)" 

Advanced Hebrew Conversation Group
 Class meet: Wednesday morning 8:30 - 9:30AM , check calendar to verify class meeting

Cost per session:     $10  for Kol Tefillah members

                               $12  non-members

Teacher: Ilana Goldstein- Native Hebrew speaker

Family Fun for the Jewish Holidays

                                Parent-child interactive program for ages 1 through 12!

                                Introduction to the Holidays, Arts and Crafts, Stories, Songs,

                                Dances, Traditional Holiday foods

Time: 3 - 4:30 PM

Location: Kol Tefillah, 200 Washington St. Suite 109, Santa Cruz 

Chanukkah:    Sunday, December 7

Purim: Sunday, February 22

Pesach:  Sunday, March 22

$10 material/snack fee per family for each event

To register send a check to: 

Congregation Kol Tefillah, 200 Washington St. Suite 109,  Santa Cruz, CA 95060

Questions? Contact: Ilana.Goldstein@gmail.com