Saturday, August 08, 2020

Volunteers Needed

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.

Shabbat, May 9th

The Young Israel of Stamford proudly presents...


Executive Vice President and Chief Administrative Officer, Mercy Medical Center


“Metzitza b’Peh: Should This Controversial Circumcision Practice Be Allowed?”

“Bikkur Cholim: Do No Harm”

“Vaccinations - Obligation or Option?”

And... We will feature a unique presentation by Marjorie Glatt, Matchmaker at Saw You at Sinai and Special Projects Coordinator at YUConnects, with practical suggestions specifically geared to parents whose children are of dating age:


“The Inner Circle: The Role of Family in the Dating Process”

6PM at the Young Israel Of Stamford

Sunday, May 10th

Hebrew Institute of Riverdale Torah & Megillat Esther Dedication

Young Israel of Stamford / Family Beit Midrash Program

6:00-7:30pm, Light dinner will be served from 6:00-6:15pm

Speaker:  Elana Stein Hain of the Hartman Institute

Title: “Second Chances in Jewish Law”

FREE and open to the entire community!

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.

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

The Riverdale Bake Sale benefitting the Riverdale Mikvah Maintenance Fund

8:15 PM at the home of Liora Rosenblum 4710 Fieldston Road

Join us in supporting the Riverdale Mikvah’s daily maintenance.

To bake or volunteer please contact Liora Rosenbaum at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or Orit Weinroth at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Sunday, May 17th

2:30 P.M. - 4:00 P.M.

Jewish Home Lifecare Celebrates “Older Americans Month” with Performance by “the Chanting Rabbi” Andrew Hahn. The entire community is encouraged to join Jewish Home in chant and meditation that mixes the generations and celebrates older adults by acknowledging their contributions to America’s vibrant culture. All are welcome. There is no need to know Hebrew or be Jewish in order to participate. Jewish Home Lifecare- Manhattan Auditorium 120 W 106th St, New York. FREE but reservations are recommended by May 15th: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 212-870-4663

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.

CSAIR Invites you to enjoy

great food, great music, great dancing, great friends, and, of course, great honorees!

Be there on Sunday, May 17, for an evening of music, fun, food, and community as we honor:

Ellen and Yoni Werlin, Hazon Award

Richard Powers, Kehillah Award

Dianne and Philip Meranus, Chai Award

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Friday, May 29th

Shabbat in the Park, Crawford Park, Rye Brook, 5:45 pm

Shabbat songs and celebration with Cantor Asa and Sarah Fradkin, followed by dinner and time to play on the playground. Bring friends to see what Temple Sholom is all about.

Event is free, but please RSVP so we know how much food to order.

To RSVP or for more information contact Lori Baden, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., 203-542-7172, or go to

You do not need to be a member of Temple Sholom to attend. All are welcome.

Sunday, May 31st

A Yiddish choral performance like none other!


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: event/8788/Music/from-paris- to-peretz-a-musical-tour

Celebrate Israel Parade

11AM to 4PM. Manhattan’s Fifth Avenue from 57th to 74th Streets

Classical Concert in Honor of Rabbi Avi and Toby Weiss


Maestro Sam Marder will conduct an 18 piece orchestra performance at our own Bayit.
Concert is FREE. Suggested donation $10/person. All are welcome!Register online to save time at the door at

Monday, June 1st

22nd Annual Julius B. and Edward Kuriansky
Memorial Golf & Tennis Outing Play Fore the Kids to benefit JumpStart at the JCC
at Rockrimmon Country Club - Stamford, Connecticut
For more information, please contact Shannon Jacobs at 203-487-0965 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Sunday, June 7th

Hebrew Institute of Riverdale Annual DInner honoring Rav Avi & Toby Weiss

Sunday, June 14th

Riverdale Jewish Center

61st Anniversary Dinner

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