Resources

Family & Parenting

General Judaism

  • United Synagogue of Conservative Judaism The United Synagogue of Conservative Judaism is a community of kehillot – sacred communities – committed to a dynamic Judaism that is learned and passionate, authentic and pluralistic, joyful and accessible, egalitarian and traditional: www.uscj.org
  • The Rabbinical Assembly the international association of Conservative rabbis: www.rabbinicalassembly.org
  • Aish.com the leading Jewish content website, logging over a million monthly user sessions: www.aish.com
  • MyJewishLearning.com the leading transdenominational website of Jewish information and education: www.myjewishlearning.com
  • God Cast Meaningful Jewish Screentime: www.g-dcast.com

Student & Young Adult

  • Birthright Israel The vision of Taglit-Birthright Israel is to strengthen Jewish identity, Jewish communities and solidarity with Israel by providing a 10-day trip to Israel for young Jewish people: www.birthrightisrael.com
  • Kadima/USY United Synagogue Youth and Kadima inspire Jewish youth to explore, celebrate and practice ethical values, Jewish Living, Zionism and community responsibility based on the ideology of the Conservative Movement: www.usy.org
  • MASA Masa Israel Journey connects Jewish young adults (ages 18-30) to gap year, study abroad, post-college, and volunteer programs: www.masaisrael.org
  • Hillel Hillel is the largest Jewish campus organization in the world:  www.hillel.org

Anti-Semitism & Social Justice

  • Anti-Defamation League Aims to stop the defamation of the Jewish people, and secure justice and fair treatment to all peoples: www.adl.org
  • American Jewish World Service American Jewish World Service works to realize human rights and end poverty in the developing world: www.ajws.org
  • Hazon Jewish environm©Cental organization working to create a healthier & more sustainable Jewish community: www.hazon.org
  • COEJL The Coalition on the Environment and Jewish Life (COEJL) deepens and broadens the Jewish community’s commitment to stewardship and protection of the Earth through outreach, activism and Jewish learning: www.coejl.org
  • Mazon A Jewish Response to hunger:  www.mazon.org

Jewish Education

  • Akhlah The Jewish children’s learning network: www.akhlah.com
  • Jewish Virtual Library The most comprehensive online Jewish encyclopedia in the world, covering everything from anti-Semitism to Zionism: www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org
  • MyJewishLearning.com the leading transdenominational website of Jewish information and education: www.myjewishlearning.com
  • Gateway- Access to Jewish Education Resources for Jewish education for children with special needs: Jaccess.org/resources

Jewish & Israeli News

  • Connecticut Jewish Ledger A weekly newspaper serving all of Jewish Connecticut for seventy years: www.jewishledger.com
  • The Jewish Daily Forward Daily newspaper in English & Yiddish serving as the voice of the American Jew and the conscience of the community: www.forward.com
  • Ha’aretz World’s leading English-language website for real-time news & analysis of Israel & the Middle East:  www.haaretz.com
  • Jerusalem Online Brief daily broadcast of the day’s headlines from Israel in English: www.jerusalemonline.com
  • Jerusalem Post Your Israel news source, with updates on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, Middle East and the Jewish World: www.jpost.com

Israel Information

  • Embassy of Israel Official site provides news, information and photos about the country and its culture, tourism, trade and foreign affairs along with consular services:  www.israelemb.org
  • Israel Ministry of Foreign Affairs Israel’s virtual embassy in cyberspace, providing information about Israel and its people, and offering material on the Israeli government and its policies: www.mfa.gov.il
  • ISRAEL21c Non profit organization giving up to date news on health, technology, democracy and global ties in Israel: www.israel21c.org
  • 3dIsrael The home for Flash virtual tours of Israel, showing attractions and events in a unique interactive display: www.3disrael.com

Hebrew

Kosher Food

  • The Crown Market The Crown Market recently celebrated 70 years of being “The Good Food Store” and is committed to continuing our tradition of service to the community with quality Kosher food: www.thecrownmarket.com
  • Hartford Kashrut Commission The HKC is a local Kashrut supervisory agency based in West Hartford, Connecticut: www.hartfordkashrut.org
  • Big Y Supermarket: www.bigy.com/Locations/locationinfo/~18
  • Kashrut.com The Premier Kosher Information Source on the Internet: www.kashrut.com

Prayer

  • Sidduraudio.com An online resource of audio clips for learning to chant the siddur liturgy: www.sidduraudio.com
  • Open siddur Building a community shared online workspace for those crafting & printing their own prayerbooks: www.opensiddur.org
  • Ritualwell Ritualwell is a unique resource where you can find, create and share Jewish ritual of all kinds: www.ritualwell.org
  • Behrman House Publishers Jewish education publisher with online Hebrew lessons and practice: www.behrmanhouse.com/learn/hebrew

Service Times

  • Minyan
    • Daily morning minyan (Mon.-Fri.) 8:00 a.m.
    • Sunday 9:00 a.m.
  • Early Risers Minyan (1st Wednesday of the month) 7:00 a.m.
  • Friday Evening Service 7:00 p.m.
  • Pray-Eat-Sing (once a month) 5:30 p.m.
  • Saturday Morning Service 9:30 a.m.
  • Holiday Services – weekdays & Sundays 9:00 a.m.