Jewish Life in Kingston
The Queen’s and Kingston Jewish community is unique. Queen’s University supports a dynamic, vibrant, close-knit Jewish student community. Jewish living is easily achieved with a friendly community, regular prayer at synagogues, and a beautiful city to live in.
Beth Israel Synagogue (Conservative Egalitarian)
116 Centre Street
Located right next to the Hillel house. Beth Israel Synagogue conducts services every Friday night and Saturday morning and students are always welcome.
Iyr Hamelech Synagogue (Reform)
Watson Hall, Room 517
Offers Shabbat services every week between September and June.
251 Brock Street
The Simon family offers a variety of inclusive Jewish programming.
310 Barrie Street
Open 24 hours
Metro has kosher meat, and other kosher staples available.
1048 Midland Ave
Loblaws has an extensive kosher section.
Queen’s Hospitality Services (Sodexo)
Will make arrangements for kosher students.
Queen’s Hillel has a relationship with a kosher caterer in town and we offer students the opportunity to place an order in conjunction with our Shabbat dinner orders.