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All Passover preparation information, including the chametz sale form, can be found here. Chag sameach!read more
Rummage Sale March 26th
Drop off Mon, March 20th- March 24th
Is your house ready for Passover? We’ve got you covered!!
Ohav Shalom and Hebrew Academy’s 2nd Annual Pre-Pesach Dinner on Sunday, April 9th at 5:30PM at Ohav Shalom.
Maccabi Games Come to the Capital District August 6-11
Help Our Community Host this Wonderful Event
Please Take our Short Inclusion Surveyread more
Lots of Mitzvah Day teams – join one today!
Registration EXTENDED THROUGH MIDNIGHT ON SUNDAY, MARCH 25TH!!
When director Darren Aronofsky’s film, “Noah,” was released in March 2014, it provoked a wide range of reactions from praise to outrage. For Delmar resident and armchair archaeologist Steven Stark Riemer, however, “Noah” made perfect sense. Now, Stark-Riemer will...read more
Study Talmud …the great text of Jewish tradition. Join us for this text exploration and skill building class. No prior knowledge of Hebrew or Talmud necessary. Please bring a copy of the Schottenstein Babylonian Talmud, Tractate - Sanhedrin Volume 3. Led by Rabbi...read more
In this course, learn how a deepened awareness will help you be your true self. Drawing from the ancient Jewish practice of mussar (instruction), we will explore how we can cultivate ‘soul traits’ (middot) such as patience, trust and dignity. Sessions will include...read more
Ohav Congregant, Bob Gumson reflects on his experiences as a blind person in the various, local Jewish communities.read more
February is Jewish Disabilities Awareness Month
See how Ohav is working to make our shul more inclusive
Ohav is fortunate to have named scholarships that offer funding for Jewish enrichment in Israel. We encourage families to consider the many opportunities for young people to spend the summer in Israel.read more
The Center Square Minyan meets monthly at Trinity United Methodist Church in downtown Albany.read more