Temple Information


Welcome to Congregation Shir Shalom

As the first merger of Reform and Reconstructionist congregations ever, we are a synagogue of progressive Jewish values, both respecting our heritage and reinterpreting it. read more...



  • Services - see calendar
  • Oct 2 - Apple Cookoff - after the Family service.
  • Oct 5 - Joint Liberal Simchat Torah Service - 10:30AM
  • Oct 8 - Fun(d)raiser at Chico´s - 6:30-8:30PM
  • Oct 10 - Rabbi Simon Livson - Chief Rabbi of Finland visits CSS 8PM info
  • Oct 11 - Sisterhood Paid Up Dinner - open area 5 PM (rsvp 688-6890)
  • Oct 16 - Jewish Repertory Theater Shabbat - "My Name is Asher Lev" cast
  • Oct 18 - Six13 Jewish A Cappella - Temple Beth Tzedek at 2PM
  • Oct 21 - Sisterhood Lunch & Learn - guest Adena Potok, 11:30AM rsvp
  • Nov 8 - Hadassah Hanukkah Happening - partnered with CSS Sisterhood. info

  • Watch the slideshow - Cantor´s Tribute

CSS in the Community

  • League Bowlers Wanted Transit Lanes twice monthly/Sundays 6:00pm Sept-Apr. Contact Harvey 689-2102
  • Thanksgiving Baskets Program A thank you to the congregation for our help. read...
  • Rabbi Alex on WKBW TV Challenge for the 21st Century. watch it
  • Memorial Scrolls Trust See the CSS holocaust scroll in the slideshow at 3:42.
  • Congratulations Jacob Small Read about his mitzvah project with SABAH. read
  • Congratulations Katie Hamelburg on winning the Diller Teen Award. more
  • Gayle Kerman´s article in Buffalo News about the CSS trip to Israel. read

Community Happenings

  • 92Y Check out the great lectures and simulcasts at the NY 92nd St YMCA- schedule
  • Jewish Genealogical Society of Buffalo - find your jewish roots more..
  • Domestic Violence Awareness - Satellite office opening more..
  • Join the JCC - use the $100 off coupon.
  • Advertise your simchas in The Jewish Journal of WNY. info
  • Community Adult Jewish Ed - offerings by Buffalo Board of Rabbis and Adult Dept of Bureau of Jewish Education. more..
  • High School of Jewish Studies - new offerings this year. Register now!
  • Jewish Community Task Force on Individuals with Developmental Disabilities - Next meeting Dec 7 at JCC Benderson. info
  • Israel Scholarships - through the Foundation for Jewish Philanthropes info
  • Fundraiser for Jonathan Hecht - support his fight against leukemia info
  • Jewish Repertory Theater The Odd Couple, Apr 23-May 17. info
  • Barnes & Noble - Sales support JFS, May 15-22. info
  • Benefit for Ben Botwin Sunday, Aug 16, 2-8pm, at Ramada North Forest. info

BINGO - Join The Fun

Every Monday, except holidays
Doors Open 6:30PM. Games Start 7:30PM.
Volunteer OR Just come and play. Bring friends! Enjoy the food. Join in the fun!
All money raised helps out your Temple.



Congregation Shir Shalom of Buffalo, NY
4660 Sheridan Drive  |  Williamsville, New York 14221
716-633-8877 Temple Office  |  716-633-8952 fax  |  716-633-8953 Religious School

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