Dinner: 6:00 PM Services: 7:00 PM Dessert: 8:00 PM Buckaroo (meat meal): $20 Ranch Hand (veg meal): $18 Buckeye (kids ages 6-12): $10 Tater Tot (kids ages 0-5): Free Join Temple Israel for a taste of Texas at Shabbat Around the World on Friday, June 21. The roundup begins with a down-home BBQ dinner, includes a spirited Kabbalat Shabbat service, and ends with dessert. Lasso your dogies and bring the whole gang to town! RSVP by Friday, June 14 by phone: (518) 438-7858, ext. 112 by email: outreach@tialbany.org Registration limited to 120, no late registrations accepted Texas Dry Spice Rubbed Brisket Apple Cider BBQ GrilledRead More →

Dear fellow Temple Israel Congregants, In an effort to avoid confusion and encourage transparency, we wanted to send out a quick message to our Shul community regarding last night’s Board Meeting and our short-term future. Following the resignation of our Synagogue’s President and Executive Vice President, the Board of Trustees, under the authority granted in the Temple Israel Constitution, elected Gary Ginsburg to serve as President and Eric (Rick) Schwartz to serve as Executive Vice President for the remaining months of this current term. We are deeply humbled by this opportunity to serve and we thank Bob and Ken for their hard work and dedicationRead More →

Camp Givah is looking for a Waterfront Director and Lifeguards. The Waterfront Director must be 21 years old and have 3 summers of guarding experience (or the equivalent hours). Candidates must hold certifications in Lifeguarding, CPR, and WSI. The camp runs from June 24th through August 16th, Monday through Friday from 9:00 AM to 3:45 PM. In addition, there are staff orientation meetings prior to June 24th and staff meetings. Responsibilities include overseeing instructional swim, free swim, and boating. In addition, the candidate must work through May and June to get the pool operational. Applications are currently being accepted online. If you have questions orRead More →