Welcome to Congregation Har Shalom

  • Education

    We have education programs for all ages including a vibrant early education program through our Religious School, helping children from preschool to graduation learn about the wonders of Judaism.

  • Welcome!

    We are a growing community of 190 families from N. Colorado and S. Wyoming. Our congregation is unaffiliated, though our membership includes various backgrounds. We provide full-time rabbinic support and programs for all ages.

  • Community

    All are welcome to participate in our community. We have many programs, events, special services and education opportunities available. We invite you to explore our website as you get to know us.

  • Community

    All are welcome to participate in our community. We have many programs, events, special services and education opportunities available. We invite you to explore our website as you get to know us.


   Chag Sameach

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Passover Holiday Kit


Service Details Here 

Because some congregants are highly sensitive and have adverse reactions to scented body products, colognes and perfumes, we are requesting that people refrain from wearing them when attending Har Shalom functions. Your help with this is greatly appreciated. 

  • Evening Shabbat -Friday at 7:30pm 

  • Torah Study - Saturdays at 9:00am   

  • Morning Services - Saturdays at 10:15am   

Upcoming Services
4/29 7:30pm Erev Shabbat led by Rabbi Shoshana
4/30 9:00am Torah Study led by Rabbi Ben
4/30 10:15am Shabbat service led by Rabbi Ben
5/6 6:00pm Graduation Shabbat led by Rabbi Ben
5/7 9:00am Torah Study led by Barbara Sherrod
5/7 10:15am Shabbat Service led by Rabbi Ben
5/13 7:30pm Mediterranean Musical Shabbat led by Rabbi Ben
5/14 9:00am Torah Study led by Rabbi Ben
5/14 10:00am Adult B'nai Mitzvah led by Rabbi Ben

Adult Program B'nai Mitzvah

Saturday, May 14, 10:00am

Please join the Adult B'nai Mitzvah Class as they celebrate the B'nai Mitzvah of Arlene Schiffman, Dominique Schiffman, Courtney Jahn, Kari Lennartson and Tracy Meisinger. Joining them in the service will be fellow students: William and Samantha Hilton, Ratsonyah and Yishai Beeson, Judith Jaffe, Stephanie Conn, Gretchen Kastetter, Kelley Schulz and Anne Wera. The class would like to thank Rabbis Shoshana and Ben, Adele Eastman, Nina Rubin, Jennifer Geraci, Gretchen Kastetter and Debbie Duffy for their help in bringing us to this special day. 

Upcoming B'nai Mitzvah 

  • May 14 - Adult B'Nai Mitzvah Class
  • May 28 - Ellie Schaibly


CHS Youth Education


News & Highlights

Registration Now Open!

Har Shalom's Camp Chaverim

Camp Chaverim, for ages 3-6, operates MWF from 9am-12pm. 


Musar v'Tzedek, Ethics and Justice:

Torah of Money

Thursday, May 5, 7:00pm

Facilitated by Rabbi Shoshana and CHS member and Certified Financial Educator, William Hutchinson

Gender and Judaism

Thursday, June 30, 7:00pm

Facilitated by Rabbi Ben and CHS member Tracy Meisinger, MA in Couples and Family Counseling (June, 2016)


Fort Collins Nursery gives Har Shalom 20%! Give the CHS office your $$ order by noon Tuesday and you'll receive your Fort Collins Nursery scrip on Thursday.


Faith Family Hospitality

May 15 - 22

Foothills Unitarian Church
Join in the mitzvah of providing warmth and shelter to FC families experiencing homelessness. Children welcome to participate. Early sign-up for members of CHS here

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Planning an event? Email the Har Shalom office first to see if the date is available!

Upcoming Events

Friday, April 29, 2016 (All day)
Friday, April 29, 2016 - 7:30pm
Saturday, April 30, 2016 - 9:00am
Saturday, April 30, 2016 - 10:15am
Sunday, May 1, 2016 - 9:00am

Recent Blog Posts

Interfaith Council Annual Dinner Keynote Speech 4/7/2016

https://soundcloud.com/har-shalom-podcast/rabbi-shoshana-leis-keynote-speech-at-fort-collins-interfaith-council  (a recording of the talk)

And they will come to my Holy Mountain, and Rejoice in My House of Prayer. My House will be a House of Prayer for All Peoples.  Isaiah 56:7

Office Hours

Tuesday-Friday, 9am-4pm

Closed for lunch: 12-1

Our office is located at the front of the Synagogue. You are welcome to visit any time during office hours. We would be happy to show you around. 

Email the office   

Rabbi Office Hours: 

Rabbi Shoshana Leis: Tuesdays 12:30 - 2:30 and by appointment

Rabbi Ben Newman: Thursdays 12:00 - 2:00 and by appointment

For Rabbinic Emergencies, please call 970-599-1037