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Welcome to Congregation Schomre Israel, a modern orthodox synagogue located in  Poughkeepsie, New York in the scenic Mid-Hudson Valley.

To see the shul's mission statement click here

 
 

Shabbat schedule


Candle lighting 4:20 * Mincha 5:10pm   

Earliest time for the evening Shema – 5:22pm

 Latest time for the morning Shema – 9:10 *

Shabbos concludes  -  1 minute after 5:21

Classes and events

Classes 

·  Click here to see a list of weekly and monthly classes. 

Events and Schedules

·  To see a list of events for Nov. 2022 - Jan 2023 click here.

  To access a zoom meeting click link:  https://zoom.us/j/2448244824 ;  Pswd - 2448   

Chanukah Dinner

 Sisterhood's annual chanukah dinner will be on Sunday, December 25, 2022. For information and reservations please click here.

Hamentashen Sale

In December Sisterhood will begin making, for the fortieth year, hamentashen for sale. Click here for the order form and to get more information on flavors and prices.

Sisterhood Center Piece Fundraiser

Click here to get the order form for the flowers shown below.

                     Ongoing Activities


 * The Private Herman Siegel Post 625 of the Jewish War Veterans of the United States holds its monthly meeting on the second Sunday of each month, at 9:30 am at the shul. For more information please contact the Post Commander, Robert L. Morrison at robl56@aol.com.

              Recent Programs & Events

Wiffleball Tournament

On October 16th the shul once again hosted the Federation's annual wiffleball tournament. In addition the shul provided a BarBQ with hot dogs and hamburgers free to all attendees. A good time was had by all.

Aaron Lipkin June 22nd presentation

 On June 22nd Aaron Lipkin make a presention at the shul, described below, to members of the community.

                        

Thirty-ninth Hamentashen Sale

Sisterhood's  39th hamentashen sale(2022) was recently completed. This was the first sale in 2 years due to the covid restrictions.

               

Annual Purim Dinner

 

 
Annual Purim Dinner, hosted by the sisterhood, was held on March 17, 2022. This was the first Purim dinner held since the beginning of the Covid lockdown.
 

Annual Chanukah Dinner

Sisterhood's annual chanukah dinner was held on December 5, 2021. This was the first chanukah dinner in 2 years and a good time was had by all.

Sisterhood Annual Hamentashen Sale

Sisterhood has completed baking hamentashen for Purim 2020.

                    

     Last tray of hamentashen for 2020               Rabbi Krasner and Holly

Reading Hebrew 101 Classes   

On November 11th Rabbi Krasner began Monday classes on reading hebrew, starting from the absolute basics, and  focused on being able to read properly and fluently. The classes were held from 6-6:45pm thru the end of January. 

Mitzvah Workshops

Rabbi Krasner  presented a number of mitzvah workshops from November 5th thru January 7th. Click here for more details.

Annual Purim Dinner 

The Sisterhood's annual Purim dinner was held on Thursday, March 21, 2020.

                   Brisket                                   Hamentashen

                         

Sisterhood's Annual Hamentashen Sale

The Sisterhood  completed baking hamentashen for its 36th annual sale(2020). Shown below are some of the bakers.

Mon, December 5 2022 11 Kislev 5783