Tuesday, July 07, 2020

YINR Ruach, April

There will be two programs for YINR’s Ruach program this month.

On April 6, give your family the gift they will love: how to get your house in order! This presentation will be given by Myra Mogilner.

On April 13, a screening of “Making Trouble: Three Generations of Funny Jewish Women” will be shown, moderated by Baila Weiss. The movie tells the story of six of the greatest female comic performers of the last century: Molly Picon, Fanny Brice, Sophie Tucker, Joan Rivers, Gilda Radner and Wendy Wasserstein.

All programs begin with lunch at 12:30 p.m. followed by the program at 1:15 p.m. There is a $10 charge for non-YINR members. The events are at YINR, 1149 North Avenue in New Rochelle.

Women’s Event with Yoetzet Halacha Dalia Shulman, April 2

“Girl Talk with Dalia: Everything you wanted to know about mikveh but were afraid to ask” will be held at the home of Juli and Justin Brasch, 12 Ritchey Place in White Plains beginning at 7 p.m. Dalia is the Westchester Yoetzet Halacha.

Hebrew Institute of White Plains Annual Blood Drive, April 3

Please join the community from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. to donate blood. For questions, contact Marc Guthartz, (914) 643-7404 (daytime hours) or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

WIJS Presents Dr. Avigail Rock, April 5

Join the Women’s Initiative for Jewish Studies on April 5 at 7:45 p.m. as they present Dr. Avigail Rock, Certified Rabbinic Advocate, Lecturer in Tanach and Torah Shebe’al Peh at Matan, Raanana, Hashmonaim and Beit Shemesh, Israel on the topic “Chazal’s Attitude Towards the Translation of the Torah.” Women and men are welcome. The event will be at YINR, 1149 North Avenue in New Rochelle.

YINR Haggadah Shiur, April 6

Rabbi Reuven Fink of YINR will teach a special shiur on the Haggadah on Wednesday, April 6 at 8:00 p.m. in the beit midrash. YINR is at 1149 North Avenue in New Rochelle.

SAR Chanukat HaBayit, April 7

Celebrate SAR’s major expansion to inaugurate SAR 3.0, the school’s largest expansion since it was originally founded and built. SAR 3.0 includes a beit midrash, classrooms, learning spaces, regulation gym, sixth grade wing, cafe, renovated lobby, a second multi-purpose room and more. Join SAR’s community for food, fun, fitness and friends. Admission is free and will be at 7:30pm at the lower school, 655 West 254 Street in Riverdale. Visit http://www.saracademy.org for more information.

RJC Welcomes Julie Baruch, April 8-9

Join the RJC community on Shabbat as we welcome Julie Baruch, our new Yoetzet Halacha, for her first Shabbat in the community. This Shabbat will raise awareness about infertility and pregnancy loss. There will be an event for women on Shabbat afternoon discussing a yoetzet’s role in a couple’s struggle with infertility and pregnancy loss as well as personal accounts from community members who have dealt with infertility and pregnancy loss.

Chabad Pelham Pre Passover Family Fun, April 10

Paint your own seder plate with Chabad and bake your own matzah at the model matzah bakery on April 10th at 3 p.m. at the Pelham Art Center, 155 Fifth Avenue in Pelham. Cost of $15 includes a seder plate. RSVP to 914-295-2699 or chabadpelham.com/passover2016.

HIR Clothing Drive, April 10

The HIR Clothing Drive will take place on Sunday, April 10, 2016 from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Clothing should be submitted in sturdy garbage bags; HIR requests that all men’s, women’s, and children’s clothing is sorted. Blankets and quilts will also be collected and should be bagged separately. Clothing can be deposited in the truck stationed outside HIR. Volunteers are requested! Contact Steve Pretsfelder or Barbara Gochberg at 718-601-3586 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Congregation Agudath
Sholom Annual Dinner,
April 10

Join the CAS community for its annual festive dinner at 5 p.m., honoring Karen & Ira Berk as the Guests of Honor, Shira & Mitchell Zucker for the Community Service Award, Jessie & David Brand for the Young Leadership Award and Dovi Zucker for the Chai Award. Sign up at https://sites.google.com/a/cas-stamford.org/dinner/home. The dinner will be at the shul, 301 Strawberry Hill Ave in Stamford.

Bella’s Hats Trunk Show, April 10

Take a break from holiday prep for a Bella’s Hats Trunk Show. Come and treat yourself to beautiful hats that will dress up any outfit. The event will be at the home of Miriam Lehrer in Stamford. Please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. if you are interested in attending.


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