Congregation Kol Ami is an inclusive, egalitarian Jewish community, serving the Jewish community of the Twin Tiers of New York and Pennsylvania.
We welcome all individuals and families regardless of their level or style of observance, gender or sexual orientation. Congregation Kol Ami is proud to offer a variety of religious, cultural and social programming to accommodate our different approaches to Jewish life.
Join us Friday November 27, 2020, 7:30 a.m. and Saturday, November 28, 9:30 a.m. for our services on Zoom. Please call the office for login information.
Join us on Saturday, November 28, at5:00 p.m. for our Havdalah service. Please call the office for login information
Talmud for Non-Talmudists:
Join Rabbi Oren Steinitz. on Monday, November 30, at 7:30 p.m., as our Talmud for Non- Talmudists class resumes. All sessions will be held online. Please call the office for login information.
Hanukkah is right around the corner and this is the perfect time to send some joy to our congregants by sending Hanukkah greetings. As we can’t be together this year to celebrate Hanukkah, this is a great way to let them know we are thinking of them. Please return forms and checks to Congregation Kol Ami, 1008 W. Water St. Elmira, NY 14905 by December 4, 2020.
CKA Book Club:
The following are the book titles and dates that the Book Club will meet: December 16, 2020, The Color of Water by James McBrideJanuary 20, 2021, Unorthodox, by Deborah Feldman. All meetings are at noon online until further notice. Contact the CKA office for link. These books are available online, at the public library and in the Jerome & Etkind Library at CKA.
Message from the CKA Office: The JCF and CKA offices will be closed from 3:00 p.m. Wednesday, November 25, 2020, until Monday, November 30, 2020 at 9:00 a.m. The staff wishes you all a very safe and healthy Thanksgiving