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 P.O. Box 07144

  Fort Myers, FL 33919

(239) 466-6671




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The Community Free Synagogue

We meet in the Southwest Florida Masonic Center  10868 Metro Pkwy in South Fort Myers (MAP) 

Traditional Sabbath Eve dinner every Friday evening at 6:30

(It's free, casual and reservations are not needed. Bring a dish (no dairy please), some cookies or a bottle of wine if you'd like!)


Worship every Friday evening at 7:30 PM followed by a coffee hour


Each Saturday 9:30-11:30 AM: Torah Study preceded by a light breakfast

(A breakfast nosh is always welcome!) 


Our doors are open at all times with never a charge. Dress "Florida Casual".



Edna Josephson, a C.F.S.pioneer, acclaimed performance artist and accomplished musician who played in our C.F.S. Ensemble, passed away on Sunday evening May 20. Watch this page for Wednesday evening funeral details.

At Israelfest 2018

Melinda Diamond and her staff from The Pampered Soul Message Therapy Spa gave close to 70 authentic Dead Sea therapeutic facials and scores of free mud samples at our Community Free Synagogue tent during this year's community celebration of Israel's 70th year! Thanks to our Rebbitzin!


Planning Ahead!!


We are already making plans for our 2019 trip to Israel, led by Rabbi Diamond.  Past trips have met with wonderful accolades and several repeat travelers!

The 2019 trip will be in early June and includes 9 nights superior first class hotel reservations, 9 breakfast buffets, 1 welcome dinner in Tel Aviv plus 6 other dinners on our tour; 1 Bedouin lunch and camel ride in the Negev and lots more! Land services include 10 days of private touring with English speaking guide and private transportation on air-conditioned coach. This is a wonderful opportunity for a religious, cultural and historical tour of Israel.

Compete information and details will be announced soon! This tour is limited to only 26 people. If you are interested and would like more information on schedule, costs, reservations etc. as it becomes available, please send your email address to Arnie Harris at arnieh@embarqmail.com .