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Welcome to Temple Beth-El, Poughkeepsie, NY


Serving the Body and Soul of the Hudson Valley

We are a vibrant and egalitarian Conservative Jewish congregation serving the Jewish and Intermarried families of Dutchess County and the Mid Hudson Valley for more than 90 years.   Whether you are seeking religious services, educational opportunities, cultural, social, or recreational activities, you will find it at Temple Beth-El.  We are a spiritual home for a diverse, inclusive congregation that cares deeply about imparting the love of Judaism to this and future generations.

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"Put your bread on the Table"

“You rush the miracle maker, you get rotten miracles.”

-- Miracle Max, The Princess Bride

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Synagogue Offerings

Morning Services

Weekday Morning Minyan -- 7:30am
Evening/Sunday minyan by request.

Shabbat Services

Friday Evening -- 8:00pm
Saturday Morning -- 9:30am

Weekly Torah Readings

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Upcoming Events

Mar 24

March Merriment

3:00 pm

You are invited to join us for March Merriment on Sunday, March 24, from 3-5 PM. Join us for Culinary appetizers and delights prepared by Chef Mark O'Leary. Bring your board games, cards games and friends to join in. There will be a Trivia Competition. The GaGa Pit will be available -- (parental supervision required).

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Mar 29
Jane Eisner

Community Shabbaton with Jane Eisner

The 2019 Community Shabbaton features Journalist Jane Eisner from March 29 - 31, 2019. Eisner will give three talks, each at a different venue, including Temple Beth-El, Congregration Shir Chadash and Vassar Temple.  She will speak about the current relationship of American Jews & Israel, she will respond to the resurgence in anti-semitism and give reflections as an American Jewish journalist.

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Apr 5

Joint Shabbat Evening Service with Grades 5-7

7:30 pm

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Temple Beth-El, Poughkeepsie, NY


Office Hours

Monday - Thursday 9am - 5pm
Friday Hours 9am - 12pm


118 S. Grand Avenue
Poughkeepsie, NY 12603