FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Why should I attend BJTI events?
BJTI is a home for you to connect with other Jewish teens in the Boulder area, learn new skills, and participate in activities that interest you. Through BJTI you can gain access to incredible national organizations, build up your college resume and take on various leadership positions within the organization.


Why should my kid(s) attend BJTI programming?
BJTI is a clearinghouse for all things Jewish teen engagement in the Greater Boulder area. We strive to create a welcoming inclusive environment that caters to the interests of all our teen participants. BJTI is here to facilitate your teen(s) personal exploration through a Jewish lens in a fun and safe environment.


Where do BJTI activities take place?
BJTI activities take place all over the Greater Boulder area and beyond! We have student clubs that run every other week at Boulder High School, Fairview High School and Centaurus High School. We have a plethora of dynamic and diverse opportunities for Jewish teens that take place in Boulder and throughout this great state.


When do BJTI activities take place?
When don’t BJTI activities happen?! Check out our monthly calendar to see all the great activities happening throughout the year. We typically put on 6-7 programs a month.


How much does it cost?
The majority of our events are free to attend, thanks to our generous funders.  However, some of our specific events or classes have tuition associated with supply needs or ticket costs. On the Program page you will see descriptions for each activity and if there is a fee involved.


At what age can I attend BJTI events?
If you are in grades 8-12 come join our BJTI family!


Am I Jewish enough to attend BJTI activities?
If you self identify as Jewish than here is where you are meant to be. No previous affiliation or formal Jewish education is necessary, just the excitement to be a part of something great!


How can I get more information?
Stay connected through our monthly newsletter, Like us on Facebook The Boulder Jewish Teen Initiative, Follow us on Instagram @boulderjewcrew and Twitter @boulderjewcrew, or send us an old fashion email gary@boulderjewishteens.orgshayna@boulderjewishteens.org.