Name: Antelope Jewish Congregation
Address: Office: 2701 O St. Sacramento, CA 95816. Events: Mistywood Senior Living 1275 Pleasant Grove Blvd, Roseville, CA 95747
Denominational affiliation: Traditional
Member units (households): 0-100
What percentage of members are older than 50? 70%
How many people attend a regular Shabbat service? 10-25 people on High Holiday and occasional monthly and holidays
Length of typical Shabbat morning service? 1 hour
Shabbat dress code: Casual
Daily services? No
Does your synagogue have its own building? If not, where do you meet for services? We use the chapel at a senior residence.
Is there an opportunity to socialize after services? N/A
Language of service: Hebrew and English
Is another language offered in the prayer book? No.
Children’s programming: No.
Accessibility for people with disabilities: Yes, all rooms are ADA-compliant and we have an elevator.
Are services streamed online? No
Are the rabbi’s sermons available online? No
Percentage of members in interfaith marriages? Unknown
Will the rabbi officiate at an interfaith wedding? Will he/she attend one? Rabbi does not officiate, but will attend.
Are there distinct roles for men and women in your synagogue? Yes. We have a mechitza (with equal access to the bima), but we encourage participation by women wherever appropriate according to Orthodox halakha. Women read prayer during the services, give divrei Torah, carry the scrolls, and say kaddish. We have a weekly Women’s Spirituality group that meets each Shabbat morning. We also have opportunities for women’s Torah readings and tefilah groups.
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