Temple Israel

600 New Scotland Avenue

Albany, New York 12208


Welcome to Temple Israel

Through a combination of award winning programming, enlightening worship, dynamic lectures, and exciting social events, members of the Temple Israel community join together in unique and wonderful ways.  By emphasizing community, tradition, and Tikkun Olam, Temple Israel has created an atmosphere in which those of all ages can feel engaged and active, and where visitors and guests are always welcome.

We are a Traditional, Egalitarian congregation affiliated with The United Synagogue of Conservative Judaism.

Chanukah Extravaganza Celebration!

Saturday, December 16
6:00 PM
Featuring Hypnotist Marc Marshall
with additional activities for children!
Lighting the Menorah, Singing Songs, Chicken Dinner, and more!

Remember folks to Bring Your Own Menorah (B.Y.O.M.)

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Shop Hadar Gift Shop for Chanukah!!  
Candles, Menorahs, Dreidels, Gelt (Nut Free), and many more Chanukah items.
Shop the Chanukah sale during regularly scheduled store hours November 27 2017-December 18, 2017.  All Chanukah items 20% off.

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The Ethical Life: 

Jewish Values in an Age of Choice

7 Sessions


7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Temple Israel Members: FREE

Non-Members: $18.00

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Everyone can learn to chant Torah portions on Shabbat, using the correct trope...

Cantor Marx will offer a series of classes on learning Torah cantillation trope!

7:00 - 8:00 PM

Temple Israel Members: FREE
Non-Members: $36.00

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