Upcoming Events, Programs & Activities

We look forward to seeing you at our many events.  Read the information below about our exciting activities and upcoming programs you won't want to miss!


Shabbat Mindfulness with Rabbi Liz

Shabbat Mindfulness - Connecting Torah, Guided Meditations and Light Yoga experience will continue on Saturday mornings with Rabbi Liz.  The sessions will be held on Saturdays at 9:00 am and will be inspired by each week's Torah portion.

All are welcome and no prior experience or athletic clothing is necessary.  Participants are invited to stay and join the ever-popular Torah Plus study group that immediately follows the session.

BE SURE TO CHECK THE CALENDAR TO SEE THAT SHABBAT MINDFULNESS WILL BE HAPPENING!


Join Us For a Family Friendly  Tu B'Shevat Service & Seder Dinner - January 11, 2019 at 5:30 pm

Celebrate the Birthday of Trees with songs and stories about trees and nature.  A dairy dinner will be served. For more information, click here!

$5 per person, $20 per family maximum.  RSVP to the Temple office by January 4, 2019 at (413) 442-5910 or email: templeoffice@ansheamunim.org

Major funding for this event is provided by the Harold Grinspoon Foundation

Rosh Chodesh... the New Month on Saturday,  January 12, 2019, 3:30 - 5:30 pm

Rosh Chodesh, the new month, has traditionally been a time for women to gather and celebrate through prayer, study and enjoying meals together.  For more information, click here!

All women are invited to join a newly formed Rosh Chodesh group for a get-together as we usher in a new month.  At our first gathering we will join in a Havdalah led by Rabbi Liz and begin a conversation and planning for monthly meetings.

If you can't join us this month, don't worry, we will be meeting on a monthly basis going forward.

For more information and to RSVP contact the Temple office (413) 442-5910 or email: templeoffice@ansheamunim.org.


Join us for a Special MLK Service on Friday, January 18th at 5:30 pm

Please join us in celebrating Martin Luther King, Jr. Day in an interfaith service with joint participation from the choirs and clergy of Temple Anshe Amunim and The First Baptist Church of Pittsfield.

At Temple Anshe Amunim, 26 Broad Street, Pittsfield.  ALL ARE WELCOME!


Community-wide havdalah & Concert featuring Pizmon
Saturday, February 2, 2019 at 7:15 pm

Join us for a special community–wide Havdalah and Concert featuring Pizmon, a Jewish a cappella group comprised of students from Columbia University, Barnard College, and the Jewish Theological Seminary.

Hosted by Temple Anshe Amunim, 26 Broad Street, Pittsfield.  Free,  All are Welcome!  Click Here for a flyer!

Sponsored by:  Berkshire Minyan, Congregation Ahavath Shalom, Congregation Beth Israel, Congregation Knesset Israel, Haddasah, Hevreh of Southern Berkshires, Jewish Federation of the Berkshires & Temple Anshe Amunim


Adult Hebrew Class begins February 7 at 4:00 pm

Want to know the difference between aleph and bet?  Wanting to brush up on your Hebrew reading skills?  Want to learn or relearn Hebrew letters?

Rabbi Liz is planning to offer a Hebrew 101 class for adults this winter beginning Thursday, February 7 at 4:00 pm.

If you are interested, please RSVP by calling the Temple office at (413) 442-5910 or email: templeoffice@ansheamunim.org.