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, both Jewish and inter-faith, 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.
Friday Nights at 7:30PM,
In person and on Zoom!
Candle Lighting and Weekly Torah/Haftarah Portions:
January 27-28 4:57 p.m.
Bo Exodus 10:1-13:16
Prophets Jeremiah 46:13-28
Join us on Saturday January 28th at 6:00 pm for our Havdalah service
Adult Hebrew Class
Sunday, January 29th, 2023 in the regular zoom room at 9:30 am with Maggid Paul Solyn
For more information contact the JCF at office@JewishElmira.org
Monday, January 30th ,2023
9:30 am with Rabbi Oren
Service Leaders Training
An adult education class for those interested in learning how to lead parts (or all) of Shabbat services. Next session is Saturday, February 18 and every two weeks following Saturday morning services.
Lunch to Follow
CKA Book Club
Upcoming Book Club Selections:
- February 15th @ noon The Latecomer by Jean Hanff Koretitz
- March 15th @ noon Carolina Moonset by Matt Goldman
- April 19th @ noon Henry Ford and the Jews: The Mass Production of Hate by Neil Baldwin
- May 17th @ noon Tomorrow, and Tomorrow, and Tomorrow by Gabrielle Zevin
Please contact the office for the Zoom link!
SAVE THE DATES!
-Religion and Science Shabbat
Friday February 10th, 2023
-Vicki Mike Bat Mitzvah
Saturday, February 11th, 2023
-Shabbat Across America
March 3rd, 2023
-Purim celebration evening of March 6th
-Purim service & Megillah reading
March 7th 9:30 a.m.
-Sisterhood Shabbat March 17
-Temporary Office hours1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Mon. – Friday. (When possible) To ensure someone will be available to assist you, please call ahead and make an appointment.
Please note that both the JCF and CKA are transitioning away from using our STNY email accounts.
Please be sure to continue to use the office emails listed below