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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 8:15pm (Shul 7:20pm * Earliest 7:00) * Mincha 7:05pm   

Earliest time for the evening Shema – 9:17

 Latest time for the morning Shema – 9:10 * Shabbos concludes  -  1 minute after 9:17

Classes and events

Classes

      Daf Yomi is at 7:00pm on zoom

· Sunday, June 26, ~9:15am – Talmud Menachus 32

· Tuesday, June 28, 10:30am – The Works of the Rambam – The Letter to Yemen pg 40   

· Thursday, June 30, 7pm – Understanding the Secret of Yoshon

· Sunday, July 3, ~9:15am – Talmud Menachus 32

· Tuesday, July 5, 10:30am – The Works of the Rambam – The Letter to Yemen           

 

Events and Schedules

· Wednesday, June 29 – Rosh Chodesh breakfast

· Thursday, June 30, 10am – Yiddish Club

·                                             – Rosh Chodesh breakfast

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

                     Ongoing Activities

* The Sisterhood of Schomre Israel is providing breakfast food(cereal and bananas) to the local homeless shelter once a month. If you would like to assist the Sisterhood by providing four boxes of cereal for a specific month, please contact Sandy Corwin at 845-452-2436.                          

* 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.

* The Jewish Federation's "Learn and Lunch Bunch" program is being hosted by the shul on the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of every month at 11:30am. For more information contact the Federation's office at (845)471-9811

              Recent Programs & Events

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.

Tue, June 28 2022 29 Sivan 5782