Beth El Temple

2637 North Front Street
Harrisburg, PA 17110

P: 717-232-0556
F: 717-232-6240

Egalitarian Service

Chapel Cemetery: 1100 block of South Progress Avenue

Eric Cytryn, Rabbi
Ben Wachstein, Executive Director
Bob Axelrod, Educator
Andrea Lieber, Education Director
Lynne Harlacher, Principal

Regular Services

  • Daily, Monday through Friday morning 7:00am, Sunday 9:00am
  • Sunday through Thursday Evening, 5:30pm
  • Friday evening, 6:00pm
  • Saturday Morning, 9:15am, Saturday Evenings at candle lighting time
  • Religious School hours: For ages 5 through 13
  • Sunday, 9:00am to noon: Wednesday, 4:15 to 6:15pm

Special Programs

  • Mini Congregation for ages 2-4
  • Jr. Congregation for K to 3 and for grads 4 to 7
  • Youth programs - with Kadima for ages 10 to 13 with Chisuk Emuna and United Synagogue Youth (USY) for ages 14-18. Both offer local and regional educational and social programs
  • Shomer Shabbat Boy Scout Troup 1015, Cub Scout Pack 105
  • Sisterhood
  • Early Childhood Care offered every Saturday morning 10:00am to noon during services
  • Family Education PEP program (Parent Education Program)
  • Post Bar/Bat Mitzvah program - family educational and service program for 8th through 12th graders and their families
  • Lunch and Learn Programs
  • Monthly congregational Friday Night Shabbat dinners
  • Family Jewish education trips
  • Family Havdalah celebrations, college student outreach. Congregant endowed scholar-in-residence programs, mitzvah corps educational programming
  • Baal Kriyah Yad Squad - Post B'nai Mitzvah and congregants read Torah on Shabbat

Download our Shabbat Sukkah Dinner RSVP form, to be held on Friday, October 6th, 2017.