Saturday, May 30, 2020

Model Seder at JASA Van Cortlandt Senior Center, April 19

Join the seniors at the JASA Van Cortlandt Senior Center, 3880 Sedgwick Ave., Bronx, for songs, blessings and appetizers. A festive lunch and holiday entertainment by Doug Leblang and Dmitri Zisl Slepovitch for the National Yiddish theatre will be at 1:15 p.m. Suggested contribution: $5 for seniors and $8 for non-seniors. Reservations required by April 15.

Westchester Communal Passover Seder, April 22

Congregation Anshe Sholom (50 North Ave, New Rochelle) will hold a communal Passover seder on Friday,  April 22, at 8:15 p.m. Led by Rabbi Evan Hoffman, the seder will be an evening of song, study, tradition and delicious food.  Reservations required: Adult $50, Child $25. Please call 914-632-9220.

The Flame Seders in
New Rochelle, April 22 and 23

Join The Flame for free Passover seders at the Young Israel of New Rochelle. Great food, great people, great seders. For required reservations or for more information, please contact Rabbi Mat Hoffman, 914-481-7584.

Riverdale Passover
Seder, April 22 and 23

Each year, the Bayit at HIR hosts over 400 people for the Passover seder. There is no charge to attend. To reserve your spot, call 718-796-4730 x101 or sign up online at The event will begin at 8:30 p.m. and is cosponsored by the National Jewish Outreach Program and UJA-Federation of NY.  The Bayit is located at 3700 Henry Hudson Parkway in Riverdale.

Manhattan School of Music Chamber Ensemble, April 27

Join seniors at the JASA Van Cortlandt Senior Center, 3880 Sedgwick Ave, Bronx, for entertainment. A kosher-for-Passover lunch will be served. Recommended contribution of $3.25 for seniors or $7 for non-seniors.

Yom HaShoah Program in White Plains, May 4

Please join the YIWP community in honoring the memory of the six million Jews. This program will feature Run Unger in conversation with his daughter Audrey Reich. Mincha is at 7:40 p.m. and the program begins at 8 p.m. The event will be at the Hebrew Institute of White Plains, 20 Greenridge Ave.

County-Wide Holocaust Commemoration, May 5

There will be a county-wide Holocaust commemoration at 12-1 p.m. at the Garden of Remembrance, 148 Martine Avenue in White Plains. The program will include a keynote by Stanley Berger, a survivor of the Holocaust and the procession of Westchester’s rescued Holocaust Torahs and a guest speaker. The event is co-sponsored by the Westchester Jewish Council and the Holocaust and Human Rights Education Center.

Witness Theater with Students from SAR Academy, May 5

An innovative and emotional intergenerational journey for Holocaust survivors and students. Working together, the two generations elicit and renew the moving stories of survival. The event runs from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m and is free, but reservations are required. More details and a link to reserve your seat:

The Jewish High School of Connecticut’s 5th Annual Spring Gala, May 8

Join the JHSC family for a dinner at 5 p.m. at Temple Beth El, 350 Roxbury Road in Stamford, honoring Mimi Cohen and Keter Shem Tov recipient Maureen Feldman. Visit for more information.


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