Congregation Ohav Shalom

Building Community Celebrating Tradition

113 New Krumkill Road, Albany, NY 12208 / (518) 489-4706 / Email Us /

Shabbat in the Sanctuary | February 27, 2021 ~ NOTE new start time is 9:30am

Shabbat in the Sanctuary | February 27, 2021 ~ NOTE new start time is 9:30am


February 27, 2021    
9:30 am - 11:00 am

Congregation Ohav Shalom will hold indoor, abridged Shabbat morning service on Saturday, February 27 from 9:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

A limited number of individuals will be able to join with Rabbi Dan in the sanctuary, and the service will also be streamed live for those who are not able to attend in person.

In order to attend the service in-person, you must register your intent to join us by completing this form. Again, as we will be limiting the number of individuals who will be able to join us in person, completing this form does not guarantee you will be able to attend. You will be notified if you have a confirmed reservation no later than 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 24.

* Those individuals attending in person must have already become Bar/Bat Mitzvah or are studying to become Bar/Bat Mitzvah. A service for families with younger children will take place, in person on Saturday, March 6. Registration will be live on Thursday Feb. 25.

* Services will start promptly at 9:30 a.m. You must be able to arrive between 9:15 a.m. and 9:30 a.m. No one will be admitted into the building after 9:30 a.m.

* Attendees should bring their own kippah and tallit. You will not be able to use communal garments.

* You are required to wear double masks at all times while in the building or in the parking lot, no exceptions. If you do not have a 2nd mask with you, one will be available for you when you arrive.

When you arrive, please line up on walkway in front of building abiding by social distancing guidelines. At the main entrance, there will be greeters/parnasim to screen registered individuals and escort you to your assigned seat/s. Bathroom use will be limited to one individual at a time.

At the end of the service, you will be dismissed in small groups in order to abide by social distancing guidelines. You will exit through small social hall into the lobby and then out of building promptly … there will be no Kiddush/socializing in the building.

We appreciate your patience as we continue formulate our strategy for meeting together in person, safely. Thank you for your understanding!

REGISTRATION REQUIRED. Click here to complete the registration form.