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Interfaith Picnic Thursday, September 4, 2014 - 5:00pm - 7:30pm

Interfaith Picnic

The Interfaith Associsation of Potsdam (MAP) summer barbecue will be held on Thursday, September 4th at the Pine Street Arena Pavilion from 5-7:30 pm. A chicken barbecue will be provided.  Please bring a dish to pass. There will be fun games for children. All are invited to enjoy different foods and to socialize.  Rain Location: The North Country Community Church, 97 Elm Street.

Shabbat Services with Cantorial Soloist Samantha Stinson Friday, September 12, 2014 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Shabbat Services with Cantorial Soloist Samantha Stinson

An operatic performer and musical scholar, Samantha Stinson recently achieved
candidacy as a doctor of musical arts student at the University of Cincinnati -
College Conservatory of Music. Her doctoral work focuses on the genre of Yiddish art
song. She has had the pleasure of singing as a cantorial soloist with Temple
Sholom of Chicago and more recently with the Isaac M. Wise Temple of Cincinnati.

Hebrew School begins September 21st Sunday, September 21, 2014 - 10:00am - 12:00pm

Hebrew School begins September 21st

Fun, inspiring and educational Jewish activities with an emphasis on tzedakah (charity/generosity) and tikkun olam (social justice/kindness). Music class taught by Crane music education student. Hebrew Language taught by native speaker. Jewish themed art projects using a range of mediums. Video-Computer Lab incorporates the latest in Jewish multimedia technology. Field trips gives the young Jewish community of the North Country a chance to socialize and have fun. Affiliated, unaffiliated and interfaith/blended families welcome!

Rosh Hashanah Services Wednesday, September 24, 2014 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm

Rosh Hashanah Services

Rabbi Jill Cozen-Harel and David Scheiber will be leading us in High Holiday Services this year. Rosh Hashanah Services  begins at 6:30pm. Evening services will be followed by a Potluck Dessert Oneg. Morning services will begin both days at 10:00am. Tashlich Services will be held in the afternoon at 4:00pm at Ives Park Gazebo. Hag Samaach to everyone and we look forward to celebrating the New Year with you!

Rosh Hashanah Services Thursday, September 25, 2014 - 10:00am - 1:00pm

Rosh Hashanah Services

Rabbi Jill Cozen-Harel and David Scheiber will be leading us in High Holiday Services this year. Rosh Hashanah Services  begins at 6:30pm. Evening services will be followed by a Potluck Dessert Oneg. Morning services will begin both days at 10:00am. Tashlich Services will be held in the afternoon at 4:00pm at Ives Park Gazebo. Hag Samaach to everyone and we look forward to celebrating the New Year with you!

Tashlich Service at Ives Park Gazebo Thursday, September 25, 2014 - 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Tashlich Service at Ives Park Gazebo

Come join this spiritual experience by symbolically casting away your transgressions to begin the new year afresh. We will join together at the Ives Park Gazebo for a brief service before walking to the Raquette River with breadcrumbs to "cast away" in the moving stream of water. Apples and honey will be provided. Service led by Emanuel Vegh.

Rosh Hashanah Services Thursday, September 25, 2014 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm

Rosh Hashanah Services

Rabbi Jill Cozen-Harel and David Scheiber will be leading us in High Holiday Services this year. Rosh Hashanah Services  begins at 6:30pm. Evening services will be followed by a Potluck Dessert Oneg. Morning services will begin both days at 10:00am. Tashlich Services will be held in the afternoon at 4:00pm at Ives Park Gazebo. Hag Samaach to everyone and we look forward to celebrating the New Year with you!

Rosh Hashanah Services Friday, September 26, 2014 - 10:00am - 1:00pm

Rosh Hashanah Services

Rabbi Jill Cozen-Harel and David Scheiber will be leading us in High Holiday Services this year. Rosh Hashanah Services  begins at 6:30pm. Evening services will be followed by a Potluck Dessert Oneg. Morning services will begin both days at 10:00am. Tashlich Services will be held in the afternoon at 4:00pm at Ives Park Gazebo. Hag Samaach to everyone and we look forward to celebrating the New Year with you!

Yom Kippur Services Friday, October 3, 2014 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm

Yom Kippur Services

Rabbi Jill Cozen-Harel and David Scheiber will be leading us in High Holiday Services this year. Kol Nidre will be held on 6:30pm. Morning services will begin on 10:00am. We will resume afternoon services at 5:00 pm. Evening services will be followed by a community Break the Fast. We hope you can join us for this annual holiday gathering.

Yom Kippur Services Saturday, October 4, 2014 - 10:00am - 1:00pm

Yom Kippur Services

Rabbi Jill Cozen-Harel and David Scheiber will be leading us in High Holiday Services this year. Kol Nidre will be held on 6:30pm. Morning services will begin on 10:00am. We will resume afternoon services at 5:00 pm. Evening services will be followed by a community Break the Fast. We hope you can join us for this annual holiday gathering.

Yom Kippur Services Saturday, October 4, 2014 - 5:00pm - 7:00pm

Yom Kippur Services

Rabbi Jill Cozen-Harel and David Scheiber will be leading us in High Holiday Services this year. Kol Nidre will be held on 6:30pm. Morning services will begin on 10:00am. We will resume afternoon services at 5:00 pm. Evening services will be followed by a community Break the Fast. We hope you can join us for this annual holiday gathering.

Yom Kippur Community Break the Fast Saturday, October 4, 2014 - 7:30pm - 9:00pm

Yom Kippur Community Break the Fast

Join the community for our annual break the fast. We will have all the traditional foods including smoked fish salad and poched salmon. It's a wonderful time to come together to mark the end of Yom Kippur. We hope you can join us!

Pizza in the Hut Sunday, October 12, 2014 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Pizza in the Hut

All are welcome to join Congregation Beth El for our sixth annual Sukkot event, "Pizza in the Hut." Do a Mitzvah and share a meal in the sukkah with friends. Our sukkah is in front of the synagogue. Pizza and snacks provided. Please RSVP to info@potsdamsynagogue.org so we can order enough food.

Simchat Torah Service & the Beth El Band Friday, October 17, 2014 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Simchat Torah Service & the Beth El Band

Join the Beth El Band for our Simchat Torah Serivce with flag waving, marching and munching. Come mark the end of Sukkot and rejoice in the Torah! Simchat Torah celebrates the conclusion of the annual cycle of Torah readings and the begining of a new cycle. Bring the kids for this joyful celebration!