Sabbath Services

Friday --------- 7:00pm
Saturday --- 10:00 am

Welcome to Knesseth Israel Synagogue, Gloversville, NY

Lay Leader Suzanne SchermerhornKnesseth 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.

We invite you to learn more about Knesseth Israel on this website and join us for services. You will be warmly welcomed and you'll see that we also LOVE TO SING especially with our Lay Leader Suzanne Schermerhorn who brings her guitar, her beautiful voice and new songs to every service.

Check us out on Facebook and join us for these upcoming events
Shavuot Shavout - The Festival of Weeks, Shavuot commemorates the time when the first fruits were harvested and brought to the Temple and celebrates the giving of the Torah at Mount Sinai. Starts evening of May 23rd

Starts evening of Sat, May 23rd

We'll celebrate Shavuot at services on
Friday, May 22nd @ 7 PM
Yiskor, Saturday, May 23rd

Knesseth Israel Hebrew School

Hebrew School Moving Up
Fri, June 5th @ 7 PM

Join us as we celebrate the accomplishments of our Hebrew School students. Our Students will lead most of the Friday evening services.

Rosh Chodesh Study Group

Women's Rosh Chodesh Study Group
June 18 @ 5 PM

Pot Luck Dinner at Jennifer's Home
Study Topic - Women of the Wall
Call Office for more information

Knesseth Israel Synagogue
Congregation Annual Meeting
Monday, June 22 @ 7 PM

We've been doing this for over 100 years and we're doing again on June 22nd. Make sure that YOU ARE THERE as we install our new President & Officers of
our Congregation. Refreshments & fellowship after installation.

NOAH Project

2015 Schedule for our Volunteer efforts at NOAH

Sunday, March 1st
Sunday, June 7
Sunday, Sept 13
Sunday, Dec 20

Meet at St. John's Episcopal Church (1 N. Market Street, Johnstown) around 10 AM to prepare the lunch and stay to around 1-2 to help serve and cleanup.