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Shabbat Vayetzei • December 2-3 • 9 Kislev

• 4:11pm Candle Lighting
• 6:00pm Kabbalat Shabbat Chapel

• 9:30am Shabbat Morning Service Sanctuary
• 5:14pm Havdalah

• 9:00am Sunday Morning Minyan

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Events & Announcements

November 2022 /Heshvan 5783

Rabbi Michelle DardashtiInstallation of
Rabbi Michelle Dardashti

Saturday, December 10, 7:30pm

We joyfully invite the Kane Street Synagogue community to celebrate the installation of Rabbi Michelle Dardashti as our Rabbi and Mara D’Atra

RSVP, make a donation in the Rabbi’s honor, or purchase tickets for a special pre-ceremony Cocktail Party (6:00pm) at:

Countdown to Giving Tuesday

Thanksgiving relates to profound Jewish values that we return to throughout the year. This Giving Tuesday, we’re asking for your help to bring these values to life by donating Siddur Lev Shalem for Kane Street. With its inclusive liturgy and abundance of sources and commentary, Lev Shalem is a siddur for everyone.

Please consider donating as little as $36 to bring one new copy of Lev Shalem to Kane Street.

Open Beit Midrash 5873 / 2022-23
Tuesday Evenings
with refreshments and social time, 7:00-7:30pm
November 15, 2022
to March 28, 2023

Full course descriptions and faculty bios at

One 3-week course: $40 per person
Subscription (up to 18 evenings): $180 per person

Click here to register

Kol Nidre Appeal

Help build our Community!

Make your pledge at

The new year finds Kane Street at an exciting turning point, returning to our 167-year old building, but very much looking to the future.

Your donation to our annual Kol Nidre Appeal helps us provide meaningful programming, preserve our historic sanctuary, grow our stellar Hebrew School, hire talented staff and connect with individuals and families across Brooklyn and beyond – in a spirit of joy.

Please visit to contribute and leverage the power of our community.

Todah rabah (thank you so much) for your generosity!

COVID-19 Health & Safety Guidelines Updated (September 15)

Shabbat Morning Main Services take place in the Sanctuary, 9:30am to 12:00pm every Saturday morning.
Family and Youth Shabbat Services are in the classrooms of the Goldman Educational Center.
More information at
Go to to learn about our health and safety precautions.

All Synagogue members, their guests, as well as the general community are welcome to our services!

A Prayer for our Country

“Until when will they judge lawlessly,
and favor the presence of the wicked?”

— Psalm 82:2 Continue reading…

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Welcome to Kane Street!

At Kane Street, we bring the wisdom and compassion of Jewish traditions to all, regardless of one’s background. Within our community are traditional Jews and secularists, families and singles, LGBTQ+, non-binary, and straight. Our members include many Jews-by-choice (converts) as well as interfaith families and Jews who are returning to their roots. We are rightly regarded as a community where any sincere person can find a place.

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Kane Street Kids

Kane Street Kids, our creative, progressive, and hands-on preschool, is accepting applications for the 2022-23 school year.

Click here to apply
or contact Preschool Director Cam Lieberson, for more information.

Ask about our Young Threes class for children turning three in the fall and early winter, contact [email protected].



Our school year begins on September 12!

Classes will be held in person, and as always, our classes will be engaging, fun, substantive, and full of warmth and community feel.

Enroll at

For more information contact Rabbi Valerie Lieber.


Support KSS

“Charity is as potent a force for reconciliation as the ancient Temple altar.”

Rabbi Jochanan Ben Zakkai

Donate Online
You can securely donate online using our payment page.

When you purchase items at through this link the synagogue will receive a percentage of the sale.

More ways to support…
For more information about ways to donate to Kane Street, please click here.


Kane Street’s Response to COVID-19

Kane Street Synagogue continues to monitor the local and national picture with regards to the spread and infection rates of COVID-19. All current health and safety protocols are available at

  • Regular weekly services are in-person and, when available, livestreamed—all are welcome!
  • Evening programming and committee meetings are resuming in-person, but some remain online, or in a hybrid format, depending on available resources.
  • Kane Street Kids and our Hebrew School are both in-person, with appropriate precautions for the protection of students, faculty, and staff.


We’d love to meet you!

Feel free to contact Rabbi Michelle Dardashti, Executive Director Mickey Dobbs, Director of Education and Family Programming Rabbi Valerie Lieber, or our Liturgical Director Cantor Sarah Myerson.

Rabbi Emeritus Sam Weintraub

Tikkun Olam: Repairing the World Social Justice teachings of Sam Weintraub, Rabbi Emeritus.Click here to access the archive of teachings.

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