• 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.

Spring Bazaar

Save the Date!  May 15 will be our first annual Spring Bazaar.  

We will be renting spaces for the bazaar at a cost of $18 per space, which benefits the Congregation.

Do you have items you would love to get rid of? Now is your chance! Please consider renting a spot in the Beth El parking lot to sell your wares. 

Matzah Mashup Dinner

Matzah-Mashup Dinner, April 27th, 6pm.

Do you transform your matzah into amazing Passover dishes? Want to show them off? Bring your best Matz-chos, Matza-pizza, Matzagna, or whatever else it is, to a special pot-luck dinner. Because you know you’ll be looking for something different to try by then!! For more information, contact Rabbi Nina: [email protected].


Community Seder

The Annual Congregation Beth El Community Seder will be held at 6:00 pm on April 23, the second night of Passover. As in years past, this will be a potluck, dairy Seder.

All members are welcome, including visiting friends and family, but please RSVP by April 19 so we can plan the seating accordingly. **

In your RSVP, please indicate: Number of guests; if you will be bringing an appetizer, main course, salad, side dish, dessert, wine, seder plate items, or something else (please specify).

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Friday, May 6, 2016 - 8:00pm
Friday, May 13, 2016 - 8:00pm
Sunday, May 15, 2016 - 8:00am
Friday, May 20, 2016 - 6:30pm
Friday, May 27, 2016 - 8:00pm
Friday, June 3, 2016 - 8:00pm


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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