Centennial Memorabilia


Congregation Agudath Achim has completed celebrating its Centennial from September 2011 to June 2012.  It was a very special year.  Whether you were able to participate or not, here are some things that might be of interest to you, or be suitable as gifts for your family and friends.

We currently have four souvenir items available for purchase to commemorate the Centennial:

1. Centennial Booklet: Published in September 2011, this keepsake booklet has the history of the Taunton Jewish community, the schedule of events for the year-long centennial celebration, information about present-day Congregation Agudath Achim, past and present photos, and more. Cost: $18.00 each

2. In Their Own Words: Memories of the Founders of Congregation Agudath Achim:Assembled by Mija Almeida, this historical booklet includes written reminiscences of the early days of our Congregation by a number of members from original families. Cost: $4.00 each

3. Magnet: A beautiful, full color, 4” X4” magnet depicting the beautiful ink and watercolor painting of our Synagogue by our own Dr. David K. Rubin. Cost: $6.00 each

4. A History in Pictures: A 21 minute DVD of over 200 photos reflecting the past 100 years of memories of members of Taunton’s Jewish community. Photos from 100 years ago to present day, compiled by Mija Almeida. Edited with the assistance of Josh Almeida, Ed Bellardino and Mike Peckman. Cost: $10.00 each


To order, please send complete mailing information and order instructions with your check made payable to Congregation Agudath Achim to Lori McCloud, Congregation Agudath Achim, P.O. Box 826, Taunton, MA 02780