For Families with Children

CBST offers opportunities for families with children to discover Jewish celebration, education and connection.

Registration for 2023-2024/5784 is now open!

To register your student for the first time, click here. If your child is a returning Limmud b’Shabbat student, you should receive an email inviting you to complete a pre-filled form. If you have any questions, please reach out to children@cbst.org.

Our programs reflect our LGBTQ+ community, offering our next generation the opportunity to understand the rich tapestry of the Jewish world ‎and find their home in it.

Pride Video Quilt coloring pages and interviews by Limmud b’Shabbat 4-7th Grade Kids with CBST Members

Early Childhood Programs

Our range of programs especially designed for our youngest Jews and their families. Dance, sing, and explore while building a connection to Judaism and each other.

Alef-Bet Shabbat – interactive services for babies, toddlers, and preschoolers
Aggadah Adventures – unique and original theater experiences, lullabies, online activities

“At The Stonewall Inn” sung by Limmud b’Shabbat K-3rd Grade Kids with Stephen Figurasmith, songwriter

Limmud b’Shabbat Programs (K-12)

CBST is committed to providing a dynamic, inclusive and multifaceted Jewish education program for our families with children. Through learning and doing, our program builds and strengthens a contemporary, learned, relevant, ethical and deeply rooted sense of both Jewish and LGBTQ values and identity. This year, in-person sessions will connect families with children to each other, their classmates, and their Jewish identity.

Limmud b’Shabbat: Grades K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 
B* Mitzvah Program: Grades 6, 7 

Teen Track: L’Taken Social Justice Seminar – Grades 8-12

To register your child for Limmud b’Shabbat for the first time, click here. If your child is a returning Limmud b’Shabbat student, you should receive an email inviting you to complete a pre-filled form. If you have any questions, please reach out to children@cbst.org.


Celebrate together on Holidays and Festivals
Scroll down to see unique and age-differentiated programs for Families with Children.

  • Pride Shout Outs!

  • Every year at Pride Shabbat we share your messages with the greater CBST community to mark the moment. Submit by Wednesday, June 26 at 12:00pm

  • Learn more here, click "Pride Shout Outs"

  • The Rabbi Sharon Kleinbaum and Randi Weingarten
    Fund for Social Justice

  • “Social Justice is rooted in our Jewish texts, history, theology and liturgy. We don’t separate spirituality from social justice.” - Rabbi Sharon Kleinbaum
    Learn more and donate

  • CBST Annual Appeal

  • Make your contribution today!

  • Sponsor an upcoming Shabbat!

  • Each week,
    members and friends
    sponsor our livestream
    and oneg/kiddush

    to share joys and remembrances,
    marking special occasions
    and poignant moments.