Welcome to Our Shir Shalom!

Inclusive and caring, Shir Shalom is a Reform Jewish congregation that strives to inspire all with our traditions of enriching cultural and spiritual experiences: progressive worship, joy through music, relevant education, genuine personal connections and meaningful social action in Northern Westchester and Fairfield counties.

Who We Are:

We are a vibrant and inclusive community inspired by Jewish values and traditions.

What We Do:

We honor the diversity of our backgrounds, experiences, and aspirations.

We celebrate our shared values:  the study of Torah, participatory worship driven by music, the promotion of lifelong learning, the ongoing project of Tikkun Olam (Healing the World), and the work of social justice.

We embrace the responsibility/task of being “a light unto the nations,” building a brighter future for our community and the world.

Our Values

We welcome and honor congregants in all stages of life and from all backgrounds

We strive to make the world a better place

We gather to celebrate holidays and life cycle events

We seek spiritual and personal connections

We greatly value life-long learning

We provide engaging cultural experiences for all

We provide joyful experiences enriched by music

We care about the communities we live in

We offer support to those in need

Featured Events

  1. Wed 20

    Purim Dinner, Shpiel, Service

    Save the Date! 5PM–Nosh 5:30PM–Shpiel &
    Mar 20 @ 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm
  2. Fri 22

    Music Shabbat: Tribute to Leonard Bernstein

    Featuring: Claire Simand (Dir of Wooster
    Mar 22 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  3. Sun 24

    Adult Programming: “Bukharian Jewish Culture”

    Manashe Khaimov is an Adjunct Professor
    Mar 24 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  4. Thu 28

    Lunch & Learn with Rabbi Haddon

    Rabbi Jon Haddon will hold his
    Mar 28 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
  5. Sun 31

    Danbury Music Center Concert @ Congregation Shir Shalom

    Sunday, March 31st at 4 PM
    Mar 31 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  6. Mon 08

    Jewish Moral Leadership with Rabbi Emily

    Jewish learning about Jewish Social Justice:
    Apr 08 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  7. Sat 27

    Comedy Night

    Download our flyer [pdf-embedder url="https://ourshirshalom.org/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2018/10/Catskill_comedy_AD.pdf"]
  8. Sun 28

    Author Talk: Jamie Bernstein

    [pdf-embedder url="https://ourshirshalom.org/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2019/02/Jamie-Bernstein-talk-flyer.pdf" title="Jamie Bernstein talk flyer"]
    Apr 28 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Upcoming Events at Shir Shalom

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  4. Wed 20

    Practically Preschool Session 2

    Mar 20 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am
  5. Wed 20

    ECC

    Mar 20 @ 9:15 am - 12:00 pm
  6. Wed 20

    karate

    Mar 20 @ 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
  7. Wed 20

    Sisterhood Knitting

    Mar 20 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  8. Wed 20

    Music Ed-Gr 7-4:15 pm

    Mar 20 @ 4:15 pm - 4:45 pm
  9. Wed 20

    Grade 7 (RO) Visits SAJE-

    Mar 20 @ 4:15 pm - 5:00 pm