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  • Saturday
    Apr  20
    Community Second Seder
    Motzei Shabbat, Apr 20th 8:30p to 11:59p
    Community Second Seder Saturday Evening April 20th: 8:30PM Rabbi Dovid and Ariella Zirkind invite the community to join them for an engaging and interactive Second Seder at The Jewish Center, catered by Menagerie of Englewood. The Seder is open to men, women and children of all ages. Come prepared to share, listen and celebrate the Festival of Freedom in a warm and intimate setting.


  • Thursday
    May  2
    Community Schlissel Challah Bake
    Thursday, May 2nd 6:30p to 8:30p
    Come and learn the laws and “how to” of Challah baking, together with the special tradition of Schlissel Challah (placing a key in the Challah) the Shabbat after Passover. Prepare your own Challah to bake and eat as well as to share and deliver to those in need. Cost: $36 online, $40 at the door To register: Co-sponsored by The Jewish Center, JICNY and Kol HaNeshamah


  • Sunday
    May  5
    Sisterhood Spring Membership Brunch
    Sunday, May 5th 10:30a to 12:30p
    Angela Himsel is a long-time member of The Jewish Center, co-president of the Sisterhood and the author of the memoir A River Could be a Tree. Sandee Brawarsky, culture editor of The Jewish Week, is an award-winning journalist and author.


  • Monday
    Jun  3
    Annual Gala Dinner 5779
    Monday, Jun 3rd 6:30p to 10:30p
    The Jewish Center cordially invites you to its Annual Gala Dinner Honoring Rabbi Dovid & Ariella Zirkind and Chaim David & Batya Berson Monday, June 3, 2019 The Jewish Center 131 West 86th Street



Recent Lectures



                                      The Jewish Center Clergy Pearls For the Seder                                        Monday April 15th 

Featuring Rabbi Dovid Zirkind, Rabbi Noach Goldstein, Chazzan Chaim Dovid Berson, Ora Weinbach and Rabbi Elie Buechler. Click here to listen to part I. Click here to listen to part II

But Why Would We Go Back, Abba?

By Rabbi Yosie Levine

Click here to view full text.


Inside and Out: Reflections One Week after Pittsburgh

By Rabbi Dovid Zirkind

Click here to view full text.


The May & Samuel Rudin Lecture Series Presents 
Wednesday, October 17th, 2018
The Sweetness of Success: 
Turning American Entrepreneurship into a World of Good 

Click here to listen.


Windows of Opportunity: Lessons from the Ark and its Architect

By Rabbi Dovid Zirkind

Click here to view full text.


The Eight Second Sermon

By Rabbi Yosie Levine

Click here to view the full text.


The Books we Leave Behind

By Rabbi Yosie Levine

Click here to view the full text.

JC Updates

Click here for the Sale of the Chametz Form 5779


Click here to see The Jewish Center Chazzan Job Description


Click here to view photos from The Jewish Center Centennial Dinner


Click here to view videos from The Jewish Center Centennial Dinner


Click here for Approved Stores from which to Purchase Chametz after Pesach


Click here to view the complete Centennial Spring Program Guide


Click here for the 2018 Annual Treasurer's Report

Click here for the 2018 Nominating Committee Report

Click here for the One Gift Brochure

Click here to download the new JC app

Click here for FAQs about Rabbi Levine's 2018-19 Sabbatical Year








Fri, April 19 2019 14 Nisan 5779