Name: Congregation B’nai Israel
Address: 347 Wagner Avenue Fleischmanns, NY 12430
Denominational affiliation: Conservative
Member units (households): 100-200
What percentage of members are older than 50? 80%
How many people attend a regular Shabbat service? Friday evening 10 to 20; Saturday 30 to 50.
Length of typical Shabbat morning service? Friday evening 1 hour; Saturday 2 1/2 hours.
Shabbat dress code: Casual
Daily services? No.
Does your synagogue have its own building? If not, where do you meet for services? Yes, we have our own building.
Is there an opportunity to socialize after services? Yes.
Language of service: Hebrew with a few prayers in English.
Is another language offered in the prayer book? English.
Children’s programming: No.
Accessibility for people with disabilities: No.
Are services streamed online? No.
Are the rabbi’s sermons available online? No.
Percentage of members in interfaith marriages? 5%
Will the rabbi officiate at an interfaith wedding? Will he/she attend one? Will not officiate, will attend.
Are there distinct roles for men and women in your synagogue? No, we are fully egalitarian.
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