Congregation Adath Israel

Street Address
115 Huntingtown Road, Newtown, CT

Mailing Address
P.O. Box 623, Newtown, CT 06470

Contact Us
(203) 426-5188 | Email
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Welcome to Adath Israel

We have been greater Newtown’s Synagogue for 100 years and proudly continue our tradition of welcoming all to join us in celebrating Jewish tradition and learning in a progressive, modern setting. Our unique membership includes descendants of the original Jewish farmers who built the synagogue, interfaith couples, congregants from diverse Jewish backgrounds as well as those new to Jewish tradition. We look forward to sharing our synagogue and community with you and welcome you to join us for our next 100 years!

Cleaning Supply & Toiletry Drive

We will be collecting cleaning supplies and toiletries for the local food pantries during the month of January. Please leave your donations in the box in the Lobby. Thank you!

The Blessing of America

Adult Education Class
7-8 PM on the following Wednesdays:
Jan 8, Feb 5, Mar 4, 11, 18, 25, Apr 1, 22, 29

We will compare life and cultural backgrounds of European countries and the USA as they impacted the existence of Jewish Communities.  We will point out the acceptance and guarantees of freedom that America offered the Jewish people as well as all religious backgrounds. We will start with Jewish settlement in and contributions to the New World from the 15th century until today.

Email office@congadathisrael.org for more information.

Celebrating 100 Years!

History, Heritage and Community

1919 - 2019

January Shabbat Services

Friday January 3 - 6:00 pm. 

Friday January 3 - 7:30 pm. 

Friday January 10 - 7:30 pm.

Saturday January 11 - 9:30 am. 

Friday January 17 - 7:30 pm.

Friday January 24 - 7:30 pm.

Friday January 31 - 7:30 pm.

Candle Lighting / Parsha