Congregation Agudat Achim

Over 120 years of commitment to Conservative Judaism

Keep an eye on our events calendar as we are constantly updating it with more exciting things to learn from home or anywhere!

Reach out with questions or suggestions for a course of study to develop. Co-Chairs Gary Reich and Rob Fox look forward to hearing from you.

You may reach them by emailing Executive Director Josh Cooper-Ginsburg at for more information.

Recent Adult Education programs include:

  • Judaism - Back to Basics
    • "Beyond Dispute" developed by JTS and taught by Rabbi Spitzer in Fall 2019
    • "How to Drash"
    • Adult Hebrew course taught by CAA member and Religious School teacher Zipporah Harris
  • Scholar-in-Your-Residence
    • Our inaugural Spring 2020 series brought several scholars to us via Zoom
    • Our Summer 2020 series highlighted another eight scholars from around the country
  • Musical Programs
    • Cantorial concerts
    • Instrumental performances
  • Parashat Hashavua class with Rabbi Spitzer
    • Held weekly on Tuesdays at 12:30 PM on Zoom - links on our calendar
  • Mini-courses with a specific focus
    • Virtual Beit Midrash with Yehuda Levy-Aldema
    • Bio of a Yiddish Short-Story Writer with Jonathan Weil

A Conversation with Joseph Gitler, founder of Leket Israel

A Niggun Saloon with Rabbi Spitzer