Volunteers are need to deliver kosher meals to homebound individuals living in Mt. Vernon, Yonkers and New Rochelle. Sponsored by Westchester Jewish Community Services, the Kosher Meal Program operates Monday through Friday from Sinai Free Synagogue in Mt. Vernon where meals are picked up by 11:30am. Call 914-668-4350 to help.
Monday April 6th , 7th and 8th
NCSY @ Six Flags Great Adventure
see ad on page 37
Yaakov Shwekey and YBC in concert in Brooklyn
see ad on page 47
Wednesday April 15th
Sunday April 19
The Bayit Film Series at 5pm - Screening of Beneath the Helmet.
Shabbat April 25th
Tuesday, April 28th
At 8PM Congregation Agudath Shalom presents the 50th Anniversary of the Soviet Jewry Movement. Gal Beckerman is the Opinion Editor of the Forward, and will speak about about the Soviet Jewry movement. Fifty years since the start of the movement, what can we learn about what it did for American Jewish identity ... and the Soviet Jews who were able to start new lives as a result? . www.congregationagudathsholom.org/
Wednesday, April 29
The Annual Gala Dinner of the American Friends of Migdal Ohr (AFMO) is slated to take place on Wednesday, April 29, 6:00 p.m. at the IAC Building, 555 W. 18th Street, NYC.
Jews for George: An Exploration of Judaism in the Age of the American Revolution
Co-sponsored by YU’s Center for the Jewish Future and YU’s Zahava and Moshael Straus Center for Torah and Western Thought.
This three-part course, led by Rabbi Meir Soloveichik, will utilize original source documents form teh archives of the Congregation to explore Judaism during the American Revolution. Fee $150 by April 15, after $180. www.yu.edu
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 29, 11:00AM, WEDNESDAY, MAY 6, 11:00AM, WEDNESDAY, MAY 13, 11:00AM, WEDNESDAY, MAY 20, 11:00AM
Sunday, May 3rd
Save the date for Sunday, at 4:00. Kol Rinah, the Jewish Chorale of Westchester, will be performing its Spring Concert at the Yorktown Jewish Center, 2966 Crompond Road, Yorktown Heights, NY 10598 (right off the Taconic). www.kolrinahchorale.org
The Bayit FIlm Series at 5pm - Screening of Body and Soul - The State of the Jewish Nation, followed by a talk with producer/director Gloria Greenfield. To learn more visit www.thebayit.org/filmseries.
Thursday, May 7th
Jewish High School of Connecticut’s 4th Annual Spring Gala honoring Fred Springer and recognizing the first Keter Shem Tov recipient Alan Feldman, on Thursday, May 7 at 6:30 pm at Temple Beth El, Stamford, CT. For tickets and journal opportunities, please visit www.jhsct.org/gala or call 203-357-0850.
Sunday, May 10th
Hebrew Institute of Riverdale Torah & Megillat Esther Dedication
Wednesday, May 13th
Celebrate, Innovate, Educate
Join in a celebration benefitting the Jewish Education Project.honoring Diane and Howard Wohl. Cocktails and Dinner 6:45 PM CURRENT at Chelsea Piers.
Annual Dr. Al and Royce Wolfsohn Lecture
Featuring Steve Bayme of the American Jewish Committee. American Jewry and Israel: Dissonance or Cohesion. Desserts and coffee will be served after the presentation
Free and open to the entire community. www.congregationagudathsholom.org/
Thursday, May 14th
The Yeshivah High School Alumni Basketball Association a Registered 501C3 Not For Profit, invites you to join us at 6 PM at Congregation Ahavath Torah 240 Broad Ave, Englewood New Jersey. PLEASE, let us know if you plan to make a reservation. This year we plan to honor distinguished basketball players from many decades. For more info Elliot Auerbacher. 201-615-0222
Sunday, May 17th
Hebrew Institute of Riverdale Yom Iyun - Full day of study honoring Yom Yerushalayim, with exceptional teachers representing many institutions identifying with the Bayit’s mission. 9:30am - 4:00pm.
Sunday, May 31st
A Yiddish choral performance like none other!
FROM PARIS TO PERETZ: A MUSICAL TOUR at 4:30 PM
Symphony Space, 2537 Broadway (corner 95th Street), New York City
Come hear the Jewish People’s Philharmonic Chorus (Binyumen Schaechter, conductor) take you around the world on a musical tour of old and new Yiddish (and some French) songs about Paris, Spain, Poland, Lithuania, Ukraine, Israel and elsewhere. Featured soloists: Cantor Joel Caplan; Di Shekhter-tekhter (Reyna & Temma). English translations provided. More info: http://www.symphonyspace.org/ event/8788/Music/from-paris- to-peretz-a-musical-tour
Sunday, June 7st
Hebrew Institute of Riverdale Annual DInner honoring Rav Avi & Toby Weiss
Sunday, June 14st