Calendar of Events


Shavuot Services

May 28th, (zoom) 7:00 PM

May 29th, (zoom) 9:30 AM Yizkor 11:00 AM


Friday Evening Services (zoom) 7:00 PM.

Shabbat Morning Torah Study (zoom) 10:00 AM.


Tuesdays,   (zoom)  1:00 pm  (Weekly)

Rappin' With The Rabbi 


Wednesdays, (zoom) 2:00 pm

Hebrew Reading 1  with Rabbi B.

7 Week Course End June 17th





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Weekly Services

Sanctuary Services are currently suspended due to the Covid-19 pandemic.

Friday Evening Services via zoom are at 7:00 pm. Go to our Upcoming Events page for information.

Saturday Shabbat Study via zoom are at 10:00 am. 

Go to our Upcoming Events page for information.

The Synagogue of Pike County of N.E.P.A

The Jewish Fellowship

of  Hemlock Farms

Welcoming all into

our community.

Set in the scenic environs of the Pocono Mountains in Northeastern Pennsylvania,  The Jewish Fellowship of Hemlock Farms is a warm, welcoming, diverse, Egalitarian  congregation with a broad spectrum of religious, cultural, social and educational activities for everyone. There are as many reasons to join our fellowship as there are people in our congregation! 

Spiritual leader Rabbi/Cantor Johanan Bickhardt teaches from his heart and sings with his soul. 

With a hands on pragmatic approach to Jewish observance, Spirituality and life, our Rabbi/Cantor Johanan Bickhardt has served the Hemlock Farms community since 2001.  With his rich baritone voice, presenting melody and congregational singing,  he creates a positive spiritual environment and uplifting services.

Jewish Fellowship of Hemlock Farms | 1516 Hemlock Farms | Lords Valley, PA 18428 | 570 775-7497

Be part of our vibrant, uplifting and welcoming

Jewish community.....the only synagogue in Pike County, PA

Life Long Learning    

JFHF offers learning opportunities for adults not only at monthly Torah study, but through our Adult Learning courses as well as monthly roundtable discussions.

Children's Religious School 

Classes are currently postponed due the Covid-19 health pandemic.

REGISTRATION IS CURRENTLY OPEN for the Fall of 2020.