Welcome to B’nai Sholom

We are very glad to welcome you to B’nai Sholom, a place Reform Jews and their families — of whatever backgrounds — can truly call “home.”

We are located at (click here for directions):
420 Whitehall Rd
Albany, NY 12208

Please join in our worship, our studying, our celebrations. We look forward to getting to know you.  Please call us at 518/482-5283, or e-mail us at office@bnaisholom.albany.ny.us

Shabbat services usually begin at 8:00 PM.  On the first Friday of each month, they begin at 6:00 PM

Tot Shabbat the second Friday of each month 5 :00 PM. Further details

Office Hours:  9:30 am – 3:30 pm Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays.  Closed Tuesdays

–Rabbi Don Cashman, the officers, trustees, and members of B’nai Sholom

Website Repair

We are presently experiencing website issues with the main menu.  Please be patient.  Listed below are some of the links that may be helpful in the meantime:

B’nai Sholom Bulletin

The September 2018 B’nai Sholom Bulletin is now available.  Click here to view.

Baseball Night Sunday, August 26 2018

Enjoy a night of baseball with B’nai Sholom.

Sunday, August 26

Valley Cats vs. Aberdeen Ironbirds

Click for details

Honey from the Heart

Wish families, friends, and business associates a Sweet and Happy New Years.

Details Honey From the Heart

B'nai Sholom Volunteers Honored

B'nai Sholom Volunteers Honored

Adult Education Offerings


Memoir Writing Workshop

  • Linda Elovitz Marshall
  • October 11, 2018 1 PM to 3 PM

Unfinished People: Stories of Jewish Immigrants in Early 20th Century New York City

  • Martha Rozett, professor emerita at the University of Albany
  • Wednesday mornings November 7 through November 28 10:30 AM to noon.

Judeophobia: The Ancient Originsof Anti-Semitism

  • Steve Stark-Riemer
  • Thursday evenings September 27 through November 8 7 PM to 8:45  PM

Details and Registration


November 17, 2018 — Watermarks

February 9, 2019 — tbd

March 9, 2019 — tbd

Synagogue Scholars:

Martha Rozett — January 11, 2019

Torah Study:

Saturdays 9:30 AM



Get Connected

Credit Card Donations Now Accepted


We have lots of pictures on our web pages.

Recently updated on our photo galleries:

  • Simhat Torah
  • Judaica and Fair Trade Sale
  • Chilipalooza


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