Name: Brooklyn Heights Synagogue
Address: 131 Remsen St, Brooklyn, NY 11201
Denominational affiliation: Reform
Member units (households): 300-500
What percentage of members are older than 50? 54%
How many people attend a regular Shabbat service? 100, Friday night only
Length of typical Shabbat morning service? 1.5 hours
Shabbat dress code: Anything
Daily services? No
Does your synagogue have its own building? If not, where do you meet for services? Yes
Is there an opportunity to socialize after services? Yes
Language of service: 50% English, 50% Hebrew
Is another language offered in the prayer book? English
Children’s programming: Yes, grade Shabbatot and a young families service once a month.
Accessibility for people with disabilities: Yes, we have elevators, lifts and ADA-compliant bathrooms.
Are services streamed online? Yes, available here.
Are the rabbi’s sermons available online? No
Percentage of members in interfaith marriages? 35%
Will the rabbi officiate at an interfaith wedding? Will he/she attend one? Senior rabbi, no (but would attend); associate rabbi, yes.
Are there distinct roles for men and women in your synagogue? No
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