Congregation Schomre Israel
Welcome to Congregation Schomre Israel, a modern orthodox synagogue located in Poughkeepsie, New York in the scenic Mid-Hudson Valley.
Annual Hamentaschen Sale
It it that time of the year when the ladies of the sisterhood and their assistants beginning baking hamentaschen for their annual fund raiser. If you would like to join in this effort the baking begins on Sunday, December 28, 2014. No experience is required, the sisterhood ladies will show you all you need to know. Additionally to make sure you get the flavors you want please send in your order form and money as soon as possible. To get a copy of the order form click here.
Schomre Israel Hosts 17th Annual Read Hebrew America and Canada
Opening its doors to all members of the Jewish community, Schomre Israel will be one of 600 Jewish institutions across the continent to host Read Hebrew America and Canada. Led by Rabbi Eliezer Langer, the five week Hebrew Reading Crash Course will focus on teaching the Hebrew alphabet and basic reading skills to Jews with little or no background in Hebrew. Classes will meet on Tuesday at 10:30 AM, starting January 13, 2015 thru February 10, 2015. Click here for more details.
The shul's annual chanukah dinner was held on December 21, 2014. Pictures from the dinner can be seen by clicking here.