Welcome to Kerem Shalom – Vineyard of Peace

Kerem Shalom is a diverse and welcoming, unaffiliated Jewish community located in historic Concord, Massachusetts. With many interfaith families, Kerem Shalom is a vibrant, supportive home for Jews by birth, Jews by choice, and ohavey Yisrael – those who are not Jewish, but love the Jewish people and support the Jewish choices of their families. We are strengthened by our shared heritage and the diversity of backgrounds, family composition, sexual orientation, age, ethnicity, race and economic status. All are welcome! Contact us.

Israel Conversations – 2nd of Seven Conversations. Next one Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015 For Members Only. The topic is ”Israeli Culture Through The Lens of Poetry”, facilitated by Rabbi Darby. Please RSVP so we have enough materials for you. Click here for details.

Defiant Requiem: Verdi at Terezín, Symphony Hall, Boston; Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015, 8:00 pm. Performed in honor of Edgar and Hana Krasa, friends of Kerem Shalom. This profoundly moving multimedia concert-drama, combines the magnificent music of Verdi with video testimonials and narration, to tell the story of the courageous Jewish prisoners in the Theresienstadt. Tickets are going fast. Click here for more.

Winter 2014-2015 Friday night Shabbat Service – Open to the Community!
Joyous and musical, our Shabbat services are enjoyed by children and adults. For specific times and types of services, Click here.

Tuesday mornings 10:30AM-12:30PM
Me’ah is a creative adult learning program developed in partnership by Combined Jewish Philanthropies and Hebrew College. Me’ah offers adults of all ages and backgrounds, a foundation in Jewish culture and civilization.  For more information, click here.

Adult Programs provide a variety of activities, including religious and spiritual education, concerts, health and wellness classes, opportunities for creative self-expression, social action projects, community events and speakers on a wide variety of topics ranging from healthy food to politics. Kerem Shalom is a Me’ah site, where adults study Jewish history, philosophy and culture with outstanding Jewish scholars from around the region. For more information, Click here.