Related Amherst Organizations:

Amherst Friends of Israel

Chai Society

Some 5-College Sites:

UMass Hillel

Student Alliance for Israel

Amherst Hillel Affiliates:

Hillel:  the Foundation for Jewish Campus Life (We are a Hillel Program Center)

Local Jewish Culture:

A calendar of Jewish cultural events in the Pioneer Valley

Resources on...

Intro to Judaism
Torah and Texts
Jewish Education
Jewish Culture
Social Action
Jewish Art
The Jewish Internet (World Union of Jewish Students )

Synagogues Near Amherst

Jewish Community of Amherst (413) 256-0160

Reconstructionist with Masorti Minyan, Amherst (walking distance)
742 Main Street
Friday Services 8 pm/ 1st Friday 7 pm
Saturday Services 10 am
Tuesday Service 7:30 am
Wednesday Meditation Service 7:30 am

UMass Hillel (413) 549-1710
388 North Pleasant Street (Walking distance)

Weekly Shabbat morning Modern Orthodox services, 9:30am
Traditional Chulent Lunch, 1:00pm
Minchah/Third meal times vary
Weekly Services Monday/Thursday morning

Umass Chabad House (413) 549-4094

Four College Chabad/Chabad Nation

Congregation Bnai Israel

Conservative in Northampton (Walking distance from Five College Bus stop at Smith College)            

(413) 584-3593

Shabbat services 9:30am (for weekly alternative services, check their calendar) followed by a Kiddush lunch.            

Beit Ahavah (Reform Congregation in Northampton)
130 Pine Street 
Florence, MA 
Weekly services Friday night (times vary)

Updated January 2014