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Congregation Agudat Achim

Address: 2117 Union Street , Schenectady, NY 12309
Phone: 518-393-9211

Congregation Agudat Achim is a Conservative, egalitarian, and inclusive community. Multi-generational programming creates a true sense of family. Our synagogue offers an extensive variety of spiritual, social, charitable, educational, and outreach programs serving the Jewish community — and the community at-large.

Religious opportunities can be found in daily minyonim, joyful festival celebrations and participatory services. Meaningful Shabbat experiences include Tot Shabbat, Junior Congregation, and adult education Learn First Shabbat class. And of course there areour well attended Shabbat services.

A vibrant and uniqueReligious School serves children from Pre-Kindergarten through High School. We are proud of our award-winning special needs instruction. Religious school tuition is a member benefit; as are High Holiday tickets, a cemetery plot, and significant life events.

Over 100 volunteers make the annual Carrot Festival a magical day. Adult Education programs includea Scholar-in-Residence lecture series with Professor Stephen Berk. “As You Like it” Catering (kosher) has recently won a gold award from United Synagogues for Conservative Judaism and provides kosher catering for the Capital District and the NENY Jewish Federation.
We invite you to join us in prayer, study, social action — and interaction.

For more details, check out the Agudat Achim website, call at 393-9211 or e-mail

Congregation Beth Shalom

Address: 688 Clifton Park Center Road , Clifton Park, NY 12065
Phone: 518-371-0608

Congregation Beth Shalom is the community synagogue for Southern Saratoga County and its surrounding communities. While our unique membership comes from all branches of Judaism, we lean toward Conservative Jewish practice.

We are a warm and inviting place, respectful of all families regardless of Jewish background. We welcome interfaith families.

We are dedicated to ensuring the continuity of Judaism by:

  • Enhancing our spiritual lives through religious services, cultural celebrations, and social activities
  • Educating our children and adults
  • Involving our children in the greater Jewish commmunity
  • Promoting mutual respect between the Jewish and broader communities

Our synagogue is a tree of life for all who seek roots in Jewish tradition, and for all who seek peace.

Our rabbi is Dr. Chanan Markowitz.

Congregation Shaara Tfille

Address: 84 Weibel Avenue , Saratoga Springs, NY 12866
Phone: 518-584-2370

Congregation Shaara Tfille is the only Conservative Synagogue located in Saratoga Springs, NY.  The congregation was originally chartered in 1912, and is one of the oldest congregations in the Capital District. The Synagogue was originally located on Broadway. Now located on the outskirts of the city of Saratoga Springs, the Synagogue and its congregation moved into its spacious new home in 1991.

The Congregation is an egalitarian, inclusive and dedicated to fulfilling religious, educational and social needs by promoting the tenets of contemporary Conservative Judaism while maintaining their own traditions and values.  They hold Monday and Thursday morning services at 7:30am and Saturday Shabbat services beginning at 9:30am.  Rabbi/Cantor Kenneth Blatt has been their Spiritual Leader since January of 2010.  He has enhanced and enlightened their programs by leading services teaching adult education, teaching in their Hebrew School, offering thought-provoking sermons, conducting life cycle events, being their Cantor for the High Holidays and performing musical concerts.

Their building is a symbol of our dedication to religious services and educational endeavors.  They host ‘Live 92nd Street Y’ satellite broadcasts, have a Men’s Club and Sisterhood, as well as a library and cemetery.  In addition, they have the only area Kosher kitchen and a social hall for weddings, Bar/Bat Mitzvahs and other occasions

Congregation Shaaray Tefila

Address: 68 Bay Street , Glens Falls, NY 12801
Phone: 518-792-4945

Congregation Shaaray Tefila is an egalitarian, synagogue dedicated to providing a warm welcoming environment for Jewish learning and worship. We offer many adult education classes and spirituality workshops. All are welcome to enjoy and participate in our services and social functions.

Temple Beth El of Troy

Address: 411 Hoosick Street , Troy, NY 12180
Phone: 518-272-6113

Temple Beth El fosters a community with a comfortable and informal air. Beth El is the only affiliated Conservative congregation in Rensselaer County.

Congregation Anshe Emeth

Address: 240 Joslen Blvd , Hudson, NY 12534
Phone: 518-828-6848

Congregation Anshe Emeth is one of the oldest Jewish communities in the Mid-Hudson Valley. Established in 1888, the Congregation was originally located in the historic city of Hudson, NY, on lower Warren Street. In 1968, the Congregation moved to its present facility in the Town of Greenport. The Synagogue ministers to a diverse population of interests and backgrounds. Religious services are egalitarian and contain both traditional as well as nontraditional elements. Our current spiritual leader, Rabbi Daniel Fried, has been with the Congregation since 1980.

Knesseth Israel Synagogue

Address: 34 E Fulton Street , Gloversville, NY 12078
Phone: 518-725-0649

Knesseth Israel Synagogue (KIS) is a Conservative synagogue serving the Jewish population of Fulton & Montgomery Counties and surrounding areas in Upstate New York since 1891. At 120+, we are one of the oldest continuously operating congregations in the Northeast.

We are fully egalitarian and encourage each person to participate as much as they wish or are able to. Our services are a mixture of Hebrew & English. We welcome members of diverse backgrounds and with all levels of knowledge and experience of Judaism.

Temple Israel

Address: 600 New Scotland Avenue , Albany, NY 12208
Phone: 518-438-7858

Temple Israel is a local conservative synagogue located in the heart of the capital region. The goal of our congregation is to establish and maintain our synagogue through educational, religious, social and recreational activities which further the causes and objectives of Judaism, the Jewish people, and the State of Israel.  Religious services reflect the traditions of our ancestors, but also recognize the modern world in conjunction with recent trends and guidelines in Conservative Judaism. We feature minyan services twice daily as well as morning and evening services for weekly Shabbat and holidays. We provide a state licensed early childhood center, kindergarten through high school religious schools, and adult education classes. We have an outstanding gift shop and our banquet facilities are the largest kosher facilities in Northeastern New York.

The Jewish Federation of Northeastern New York provides need-based funding for special needs education.  All are welcome!

Congregation Ohav Shalom

Address: 113 New Krumkill Road , Albany, NY 12208
Phone: 518-489-4706

Ohav Shalom is a warm, participatory Conservative congregation emphasizing Jewish spiritual growth and connection through worship, study and programming . Our welcoming, fully inclusive community offers learning opportunities for all ages, including our own pre-school and the collaborative Talmud Torah, B’Yachad.

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