Etz Hayim Synagogue

Join us for our annual Interfaith Thanksgiving Service with the Church of the Transfiguration.  This year Rabbi Peter Levy will lead the service at Etz Hayim Synagogue, 1 ½ Hood Road, Derry at 7:15 PM, Tuesday, November 21, 2023, and Reverend Ray Bonin will deliver the sermon.  Sign up to bring refreshments here 


This year Chanukah begins Thursday, December 7 and ends on Thursday, December 14.  Visit for a brief explanation of this holiday


Join us at Etz Hayim Synagogue as we commemorate the victory of the Maccabees.


Annual Latke Sale

Orders due by Wed., November 22, 2023.  6 large latkes for $10.  Click here for the order form, or email

Friday, December 8 – Pizza, Menorah Lighting & Family Shabbat
5:30 PM – Pizza Dinner.  RSVP required - Email
6:30 PM – Giant Menorah lighting outside including Chanukah melodies by Rabbi & Amy.
7:15 PM – Family Shabbat Service and Indoor Menorah lighting. BYO menorah and 3 candles as we brighten the winter night.


Sunday, December 10 – Chanukah Breakfast & Yankee Swap

9:00 AM – Chanukah Breakfast hosted by the Sisterhood & Men’s Group.  Join us for breakfast, and BYO latkes for our annual latke contest.  Yankee swap gifts should be new and wrapped, in the $15-20 range.

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Welcome back!  

We are now open for in-person gathering!  Join us for Shabbat Services Friday evenings at 7:15 PM and Saturday mornings at 9:30 AM followed by Torah study at 10:45 AM.  

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