Scarsdale Synagogue Temples Tremont and Emanu-El
2 Ogden Road Scarsdale, New York 10583
Member units (households):
What percentage of members are older than 50?
How many people attend a regular Shabbat service?
Our primary service is Friday evening. Approximate attendance is 40-80.
Length of typical Shabbat morning service?
Approximately 75 to 90 minutes depending on the evening.
Shabbat dress code:
No dress code but congregants dress more business casual.
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?
Language of service:
Services include both Hebrew and English.
Is another language offered in the prayer book?
There is transliteration of the Hebrew prayers in the siddur. Our cantor plays guitar and our congregants love to sing.
We have a young family oriented experience for kids and their families once a month during the school year.
Accessibility for people with disabilities:
Much of our building (but not all of it) is accessible. Please call the temple for details. We are always standing by to accommodate and welcome everyone to the best of our ability.
Are services streamed online?
Services are streamed here.
Are the rabbi’s sermons available online?
No Percentage of members in interfaith marriages?
Will the rabbi officiate at an interfaith wedding? Will he/she attend one?
Our clergy will officiate under certain circumstances. We welcome all inquiries.
Are there distinct roles for men and women in your synagogue?
No. We strongly believe in gender egalitarianism, and in creating a space for those with any/all gender identities to feel safe and welcome.
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