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The Westville Synagogue Purim Seudah

Megillah reading* 5:00 pm, Mincha 5:45 pm, Seudah 6 pm

  • Music by Charles Rosenay.

  • Costume parade with prizes

  • Games for all ages

  • Food by Abel Catering

  • BYOB

*There will be a traditional Megillah reading in the main sanctuary and a women’s Megillah reading in the downstairs chapel.



Elm City Kallah: a weekend of study w/ Raba Tamar Elad-Appelbaum

Kabbalat Shabbat services, Shabbat dinner, and learning with Raba Elad-Applebaum at the Westville Synagogue. RSVP required for dinner. Sign up and payment following the link below!


About Us

The Westville Synagogue is a warm and welcoming Modern Orthodox synagogue located in the heart of Westville, a couple of miles west of downtown New Haven and Yale University.

Events & Activities

From movie nights, to Jewish cooking classes, to guest lecturers, to musical ensembles, there's always a lot happening at the Westville Synagogue! Click below to see our events calendar for all the exciting things happening over the next few months.


Westville Shul News

We have a weekly newsletter that goes out on Friday and includes Shabbat Minyan times, Shabbat Shiur Information, Community Announcements & Events, and weekly Minyan Times. To read this week's edition, click below! To subscribe to the newsletter, please email

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