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Vassar Temple
140 Hooker Avenue
Poughkeepsie, NY  12601

845.454.2570 – phone
845.452.5161 – fax
Office Hours:
Monday – Friday, 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
In case of emergency, please contact the office number above.Susan Karnes Hecht, President
Lisa-Sue Quackenbush, Vice President


Administrative Assistant: Karen Clark 
Rabbi: Rabbi Renni S. Altman, D.D.
Religious School Director:  Rabbi Renni S. Altman, D.D. 845.454.2570, 
President: Susan Karnes Hecht
Social Action:
Adult Education:
Civic Engagement:
College Student Liason:
Nachamu (Bereavement):
Publicity (Bulletin article submission only):
Publicity Committee:
Reyut (Caring):
Ritual Committee:
Scrip (Gift Cards):  Sandra Mamis
Tiny Temple:
Rabbi Golomb (Talmud Study):

For more information on the committees above, please see the Committee page available here.