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KADIMA is the USCJ (United Synagogue of Conservative Judaism) Youth Group for 6th-8th graders.
Our Kadima - USY advisor is Sivan Yahdav

Jr. Kadima for 4th-5th graders is parent led.
Please contact Nathan Handelsman at

KADIMA EVENTS FOR 5776 ( 2015-16) on Saratoga NewFro Site!
Upcoming 2016 Events Flyer:

Next Kadima Event:
Bowling on Mar 13, 2016 - 10-12 at Homestead Bowl
Kadima Konvention on Apr 1-3

Next Jr. Kadima Event:
Jr. Kadima Social Action: Mar 6 - cancelled
Havdallah Launch Party on Feb 5, 2016 5:30 - 7:30

Kadima Skate

Sr. Kadima - Middle School (6th-8th Grade)
Jr. Kadima - 4th-5th Grade
Senior Kadima Board Meetings
SUNDAYS 12:30 - 1:15
9/21, 10/12, 11/14, 12/7, 1/7, 2/1, 3/1 (cancelled), 4/1, 5/3

Apr 26 Sky High
May 3 Petroglyphs
May 15-17 8th graders to May Convention
Mar 15 Build A Bear Event 1:45 - 3:45 at Valley Faire
Mar 20 - 22 6th-7th Kadima Konvention: Congregation Beth Ami in Santa Rosa
Mar 29 - JCore-Kadima Chocolate Seder 11:30 -12:30
Apr 15 Hametz Fest (at Buca de Beppo)
FEB 7! 5th-8th Roller Skate at Redwood Roller Rink 8:30 -10:30 pm
FEB 20-22! 8th grade Shabbaton: Feb 20-22 in Santa Rosa; Sign up by Feb 6
8th grade only: Mini Mission Mitzvah Jan 18 (see USY page for info)
Sr. Kadima to Limo and Latkes Dec 6
Sr. Kadima to Laser Tag Nov. 1
Sr. Kadima Movie Night Nov 9
Kadima Selihot Sept. 20 7:00 - 10:30 pm

Mar 15 Build-a-Bear 1:45-3:45 at Valley Faire
Mar 29 Chocolate Seder 11:30 -12:30 CBD
5th-8th Roller Skate at Redwood Roller Rink 8:30 -10:30 pm Feb. 7, 2015
Movie Night Nov 9
Kadima Selihot Sept. 20 7:00 - 10:30 pm

PAST KADIMA EVENTS : 2013-14 Events:
Pool Party/Elections June 8, 2014

Sleepover event

Sat-Sun May 24 -25

A Kadima Chapter 'Welfare Event'!!!!

Sunday, March 23 5 - 7:30 pm
at Congregation Beth David

Sunday, February 23, 2014

01:00 PM - 04:00 PM

AMC Saratoga 14

700 El Paseo De Saratoga

San Jose CA 95130
Kadima Goes Sky High
Jan 26 1:45 - 4:00
Sky High Sport - 2880 Mead Ave, Santa Clara 95051 (Waiver needed!!)

Dessert Decorating Contest/Movie Night @ CBD!!!!!

Saturday, December 28, 2013

06:00 PM - 09:00 PM
Kadima Board Meeting - Dec. 18 at 6:15

Kadima Goes Ice Skating - Dec. 1
Sunday, December 01, 2013
01:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Ice Center at Cupertino, 10123 N Wolfe Rd, Cupertino CA 95014

Regional Kadima Scavenger Hunt - Nov 24, at Stanford 1:00 - 3:00

On Sunday, Nov. 24th, Kadima invites you to...

The Great Maccabee Scavenger Hunt!!

Get in the Chanukah spirit a bit early with an epic scavenger hunt!Small but mighty teams of Kadima-niks will trek adventurously across the Stanford campus in search of mysterious items and locations.

After everyone's valiant team efforts, we'll celebrate with Krispy Kreme doughnuts (and some healthy snacks) together. Each team will also have a PAUSY teen leader to help as a guide and add to the fun!

Who: All Jewish 6th-8th graders are invited! external image 860.jpg
Date: Sunday, Nov 24th
Time: 1:00- 3:00 PM
Drop-off and Pick-up at
Tresidder Memorial Union
(459 Lagunita Drive)

on the Stanford University campus
FREE for KE Kadima members, $5 for non-members.

Comfortable walking shoes, a digital camera or camera-phone (if you have one - we'll need one per team), and a sense of adventure. Bringing a Jewish friend is always encouraged as well!

RSVP: To Ruthie ( if you can attend!

Oct. 20 - Field Day
Dear friends,

As a final fair-well to this seasons 'outdoor weather', I am happy to invite you all to Kadima's first ever fun in the October Sun event!!

With such a growing community interest in our Kadima chapter, this amazing event will focus on strengthening the group as a whole. With leadership games, icebreakers, group relays and much much more, this will be a magnificent chance to socialize with your Kadima peers, while also having a fun time!

Lunch, drinks, snacks and a great time will be provided!

Members: $8
Non-Member: $11

What to bring:
-Running shoes
-Possibly a light sweatshirt
-A great attitude ready to forge everlasting friendships!

Sept. 29, 2013 at LaserQuest 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Sept. 22, 2013 Sukkah Slumber Party at Beth David 7pm
Board Meetings: First Weds of each month 6:15 - 7:15

Sunday, January 15th 2pm-4pm Sky High (need waiver)
Sunday, January 29th 2-4pm bagels and board games
Sunday, February 26th 2-4pm Ice Skating
Sunday, February 12th 4-6pm Kadima Feeds the Hungry Event!
Sunday, March 4th Purim Carnival
Sunday, March 18th Bowling Blast!
Sunday, April 1st Ultimate Carbs and Movie Night (CBD)
Sunday, April 22 Israeli Chill Night (CBD)
Sunday, April 29 Kadima/USY regional event at Great America
Sunday, May 6th Mini Golf
Sunday, May 20th 5pm-7pm Shavuot Chaotic Dinner

Sunday, May 20th 5-7:30pm

drop off and pick up at Beth David 19700 Prospect Rd. Saratoga, CA 95070

Cost: $15 Kadima members, $20 non-members

Open to ALL Jewish 4th-7th graders. You don't have to be a member of Beth David to attend. For more info. and to rsvp contact Rachel Schultz at or at (925) 286-5759.

Sunday, June 3rd End of the Year Pool Party