December 6, 2022 ()


KESTY is Temple Emanuel’s senior youth group for 8th – 12th graders. Find your home and find your community with other teens as we have events like movie nights, trivia, arts & crafts, social justice learn-ins, and so much more.

Check out our Instagram @kestymd for all the latest information. Also stay informed by signing up for our newsletter.

Register for KESTY!


  • Naomi Calhoun, President
  • Adam Dincin, Programming Vice President
  • Hannah Rubin, Social Action Vice President
  • Gus Bookbinder, Religious & Cultural Vice President
  • Bea Befus, Communications Vice President
  • Kiyan Jacobs, Membership Vice President
  • Campbell Weiss, Environmental & Sustainability Vice President

KESTY Calendar

To stay up-to-date on all things KESTY, follow us on Instagram @kestymd and sign up for our KESTY newsletter. As we all know and can expect with all the craziness going on around us, things are always changing and evolving, so follow this calendar as a guideline and check Instagram and the email for the latest info!

Resources & Challenges

Check out for wellness, Jewish engagement, and fun resources to keep you company during your coronacation!

“Before we can mend the world, we must first mend ourselves,” explains a well-known Jewish proverb. Try out one of these challenges for self-growth! Do it by yourself, with family at home, or with a group of friends!

As always, email Rebecca with any questions.