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Young Professionals

Houston Jewish Young Professionals


Upcoming Programs for Young Professionals


Get Cultured with YidLife Crisis at Kenny & Ziggy's

Thursday, February 23, 7:30 pm

Join us for this upcoming Get Cultured young adult program featuring the creators/stars of YidLife Crisis at Kenny & Ziggy's for an exclusive young adult event on Thursday, February 23rd. These two young guys created this hilarious web series all in Yiddish, but they are talking about very contemporary things (how they are lactose intolerant, their dating lives, food, etc.). The event will be a combination of comedy show and a TED talk with their short films sprinkled throughout. They will be speaking in English and the shorts will have English subtitles. 

Tickets are $18, which includes dinner from Kenny & Ziggy (deli sandwiches, salad and dessert) and must be purchased in advance by Sunday, February 19 at this link:


CBS Young Professionals Shabbatluck Dinner

Friday, February 24, 7:00 pm

Click HERE sign up and get the address. Please bring a vegetarian/dairy/parve dish or beverage to share.


An Evening with YidLife Crisis at the ERJCC

Saturday, February 25, 8:00 pm

See what's YidLife Crisis is all about: 

YidLife Crisis is a Yiddish comedy web series and evolving Jewish cultural brand created by two friends, Eli Batalion and Jamie Elman, wanting to pay homage to the yiddishkayt in their upbringing and the questioning Jewish comedic lens on life with which they were raised.

For a discounted rate, e-mail Branden at for a special code.


Get Cultured Young Adult Night at the Houston Jewish Film Festival


Wednesday, March 15 | Happy Hour at 7PM | Film at 7:30 PM

River Oaks Theatre

Film trailer:

For a young man, endearingly known as Putzel, life literally doesn’t go beyond his family’s fish store and his community on the upper west side of Manhattan. In this heartwarming comedy, Walter’s aspirations of taking over his uncle’s shop are disrupted by the arrival of Sally (Melanie Lynskey, Two and a Half Men), who becomes romantically involved with his uncle. While Walter tries to thwart their romance in order to ensure his taking over the business, he finally starts to realize his full potential. 


TORCH YP Israel Journey

June 25 - July 5

Facebook Event

Introducing a trip for Jewish Young Professionals from all over America! Regardless of whether you've already been on Birthright - you are eligible to come on this trip.

Every day will be filled with action-packed activities such as a Segway Tour in Jerusalem, ATV's in the Galil overlooking the Hula valley, Zip Lining on the 2nd longest Zip Line on planet earth, and much more!

The base price for this trip is your flight cost + an additional $125 touring fee.
To come on this trip you must apply at

Dates for the trip are June 25th till July 5th. Trip is open to Jewish Guys and Girls in their early twenties to mid thirties. 
For more information, please contact:

Rabbi Johnny Ouzzan


CBS is coordinating with other synagogues around Houston in a community-wide effort to reach young professionals!

Follow the Congregation Brith Shalom Young Professionals Facebook page to stay up to date on our community events, as well as Jewish Young Professionals Facebook page for community-wide events!

Contact our Programming Associate for more information.