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  • The Gates are open to Worship We invite you to join us...The Gates are open to all!
  • The Gates are open to Community From toddler playgroups to trips to Israel...The Gates are open to all!
  • The Gates are open to Education From nursery school to adult b'nai mitzvah...The Gates are open to all!

What's Happening at Gates

stefano sings cdStefano Sings Concert CD Now Available

Purchase a 2-CD set of the entire concert for $20.  If you were there, you'll want to hear it all again. And if you missed it, this is your chance to hear every minute of the concert with pristine sound quality. The CD's will be available on March 1, but pre-purchase now while supplies last. This is a fundraiser for the temple.


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Watch our Shabbat Services live or see archived services. Shabbat Service @ 7:00 p.m. every Friday and  Morning Services @10:45 a.m. Saturdays only when we have a B'nai Mitzvah.


conversionThursday Adult Ed Talks

A monthly series of evening talks featuring a variety of speakers and topics. Each talk is free standing, so join us for one or all!

Many people seeking a spiritual home find Judaism attractive. Here at Gates we have welcomed many as they have explored what Judaism offers. Our march topic: My Jewish Journey. On Thursday, March 8, 2018 at 7:00 p.m. come listen to members of our community talk about conversion to Judaism and how it represents a challenging, powerful, and transformative undertaking. 


dinner and a movieDinner and A Movie

Brotherhood sponsored Dinner and a Movie on Saturday, March 10, 2018. Movies are Only the Brave and Red Dog: True Blue. Dinner at 6:00 p.m. movie around 7:00 p.m. Dinner will be eggplant, vegetable lasagna, and salad. Drinks and snacks are all included. Please advise if any special dietary concerns, restrictions, preferences, additions, or if you require babysitting. Cost is $12 per person and $30 for family for the dinner. Movie is free. Must RSVP to Michael Auerbach at MGAuerbach13@gmail.com


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 Monthly Senior Lunch and Program

Free monthly lunch and program for seniors (all adults welcome to attend). Join us on Wednesday, March 14, 2018 from 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. Our guest speaker will be Michael Diana from the Schenectady Historical Society. His presentation will be about the Glen family and the Glen Sander Mansion. He traces the first three generations of the Glen family and their roll in Schenectady. The program, facilitated by Rabbi Eleanor Pearlman, is free and open to the public. RSVP to klaws@cgoh.org. (Up to $5 donations accepted.)


jewish food festival logo15th Annual Jewish Food Festival

Sunday, March 18, 2018. Featuring unlimited food samples of traditional and modern foods prepared by restaurants, caterers, and members of the Gates synagogue family. One price and sample all the food you can eat! Read more.

Don't stand in line... per-purchase your tickets online!


foundersFounder's Day Service

Join us for this community service on Friday, March 23, 2018 at 7:00 p.m. held at Berith Sholom located at 167 3rd St, Troy, NY 12180.There will not be a Shabbat service held at Gates that evening.


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03.24.2018 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
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03.25.2018 8:15 am - 9:30 am
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03.25.2018 9:30 am - 10:30 am
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03.25.2018 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
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