• Learning

    We provide a wide range of educational activities for both children and adults. Our Hebrew school meets Sundays from 9:30 - 1, along with an adult Hebrew class.

  • Holidays

    We schedule events for all of the major Jewish holidays. Our congregational activities are family-friendly, and we welcome single members and non-traditional families.

  • Prayer and Community

    Congregation Beth El is an active congregation with a wide range of religious and social activities. We are the only congregation in a five-county region in Central PA with a full-time rabbi.

  • Synagogue

    Our synagogue is located in Sunbury, PA.  Members live throughout the Susquehanna Valley region, including Lewisburg, Danville, Selinsgrove, Sunbury, Williamsport and Bloomsburg.

Lecture Postponed: New Date

November 2 at 1:30PM

Lecture on Israel

Dr. Baris Kesgin will present an overview of Israel-Turkey relations, and specifically discuss moments of cooperation and crisis in the past two decades.

Baris Kesgin is a Political Science professor at Susquehanna University. He completed his doctorate at Kansas, and earned a master's degree at Memphis. His research concentrates on the role of leaders in foreign policy.




Volunteer Opportunities

Check out volunteer opportunities on our Tikkun Olam page


We are pleased to welcome Bucknell political science professor Dr. Tony Massoud who will be speaking on the Israeli-Palestinian Crisis. Please join us on February 23, 1:30pm-3 in the Social Hall.

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Sunday, November 2, 2014 - 1:30pm
Friday, November 7, 2014 - 8:00pm
Friday, November 14, 2014 - 8:00pm
Friday, November 21, 2014 - 6:30pm
Friday, November 28, 2014 - 8:00pm
Friday, December 5, 2014 - 8:00pm


High Holy Day Services

Please join us for the High Holy Day observances. Tickets are not required but a donation to the synagogue is requested if you are not already a member. 

Volunteer Opportunities

Check out volunteer opportunities on our Tikkun Olam page

Check Out Our Lounge in the Social Hall

Beth El added a new lounge section to the social hall. The lounge has sofas, chairs and a coffee table. Major schmoozing takes place in this area.

Beth El Gift Shop Display 

The congregation purchased a new larger gift shop display case. Look at all the items.



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