Our strength and vitality are a direct function of your membership. We look forward to another year of fun, friendship and learning together.

-Matthew Day, President


What does the Men’s Club do?

Here is a sample of our programs and events:

  • We had Congressman Paul Tonko as our guest speaker at our January 2014 Breakfast.
  • We “cater” the TI Bingo workers annual brunch.
  • We put up the Richard H. Friedman TI Sukkah.
  • We had A Steak & Scotch Dinner and Education in the Sukkah.
  • We place Memorial Day flags at the Temple Israel Cemetery.
  • We sponsor cultural events including SPAC, Tanglewood and Albany Symphony Orchestra.
  • We distribute Yom HaShoah candles.
  • Our Mother’s Day brunch speakers have included Albany Mayor Kathy Sheehan, Benita Zahn, Rabbi Nomi Manon, and former NYS State Senator Cecilia Tkaczyk.
  • We lead Shabbat services on Men’s Club Shabbat.
  • We clean up our portion of New Scotland Avenue in Bethlehem.
  • We present the Young Leadership and Yacher Koach awards.
  • We encourage the Mitzvah of Tefillin with World Wide Wrap Day.
  • We cook and serve at the annual TI Chanukah Extravaganza.
  • We usher during High Holy Days services.
  • We have fun working together to make our synagogue and community a better place.

Check out our recent events:
The Annual Turkey Bowl & The Shmaltz Brewing Company Conversation and Tasting!

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We invite you to join the Temple Israel Men’s Club for 2020 – 2021 year today!

Women are welcome to join the Men’s Club. See application for rates!

Membership is from July 1 to June 30 and you need to re-join each year.

CLICK HERE to join the Temple Israel Men’s Club today!

If you have any questions, please contact the Temple Israel main office at (518) 438-7858, ext. 117 or timain@tialbany.org.