Celebrating Jewish Life in Vermont

Families of all kinds meet at Temple Sinai -- united in our commitment to ensure the future and values of reform Judaism in Vermont.

Family Learning

Explore Jewish learning at every age. Temple Sinai has classes for young children, teens and adults.

Hebrew 'Chai School'

Expand Jewish learning to conversational Hebrew, Jewish culture, cooking, film and more. Young adults can tailor courses according to their interest.

Welcome to Temple Sinai

Where Jewish life and community are celebrated. We are an inclusive, egalitarian Reform community dedicated to worship, learning and service.

Rooted in the Past, Looking Toward the Future

Established in 1966, Temple Sinai continues to embody its original goal of contemporary relevance to the beliefs and practices of Judaism and connect across the generations.

Tot Shabbat
Saturday April 19th| 9:30 AM

Join us for a family friendly Shabbat service geared for children 5 and under. There will be singing and dancing and a Kiddush to follow!

tot shabbat

Chinese Shabbat Dinner

class April Adult Education Class:

Reality, Faith, and Meaning: Jewish Views on Science and Religion

Instructor: Bruce Chalmer

Einstein famously wrote, “Science without religion is lame, religion without science is blind.” In thiscourse we’ll explore Jewish views of the relationship between the two.

Our text will be The Great Partnership: Science, Religion and the Search for Meaning by Rabbi Jonathan Sacks, former Chief Rabbi of the British Commonwealth. The book is available from Amazon in both paper and electronic versions (please click on the book image or use the Amazon link on Temple Sinai's website to purchase.

We’ll use the text as a starting point, but feel free to attend even if you haven’t read the text.

Bruce Chalmer, Ph.D. is a clinical psychologist, a profession that involves him with questions of reality, faith and meaning on a daily basis.

Our meeting dates will be April 27, May 4, May 11, and May 18 from 10:00 AM-11:30 AM. The class is open to members (no fee) and non-members (for a fee of $40).

Email Stacie to register or for more information.

Sunday April 27th| 2:00 PM

Yom HaShoah Observance at Temple Sinai

This year's local religious observance of Yom HaShoah will take place here! The guest speaker will be Alex Wilde, along with a brief service of readings and songs.




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Religious School

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Preschool Story Hour

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This Week at Temple Sinai


7:30:pm Friday - 8:30:pm Friday
Evening Services


Saturday 9:00:am - 10:00:am
Torah Study


Saturday 9:30:am - 10:30:am
Tot Shabbat


Office Closed for Passover


Monday 10:30:am - 11:30:am
Yizkor Service

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Purchase Hannaford shopping cards through Temple Sinai and we earn 5% back! Orders will be placed on the 2nd Tuesday of the month. For more information contact Marjie Sheppard  or print out order form HERE.

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