Rabbi with Bat Mitzvah Student
 Second grade class
 Rabbi with Teen Class

Hebrew And Religious School

 Religious School class

We meet on Thursday afternoons and Sunday mornings.

Thursdays are for Grades 3-7 and are focused on Hebrew.

Sundays begin with Hebrew at 9:30 for Grades 3-7, and continue from 10:30-12:00 for everyone (Grades K-7). 

Once monthly, we have a Family Education Program at 10:30.
Grades K-5 students and parents have a values and art program. 
Grades 6-7 students and parents have a special pre-Bar/Bat Mitzvah program with the Rabbi called Minyanaires.

Also, once monthly, we have a teen education program called Teen Torah Study with the Rabbi.



A pre-school program, operated by the Jewish Community Center Nursery School of State College, Inc. meets in the synagogue Mondays through Fridays.

Information can be found at its website.


Adult Education

Join us on Wednesday at Noon for a delicious salad bar lunch and a taste of Jewish learning.
This Fall, the subject will be Israel: Traditional and Modern Jewish Views.

Upcoming sessions will be on:
October 10th
October 17th
October 24th
October 31st

November 14th

December 5th
December 12th
December 19th


The Rabbi also teaches tutorials for Gerut (conversion to Judaism). Please contact Rabbi Ostrich if you are interested.

Rabbi Ostrich is also a frequent instructor for Penn State's OLLI (Osher Lifelong Learning Institute). Please consult the OLLI website for their latest offerings.