(Courtesy of The Stamford JCC) The Stamford Jewish Community Center is presenting a hands-on program for parents titled “Special Education Parent Forum: Pursuing a Specialized School Placement” on March 14 at 7 p.m. A panel of special needs experts will help parents navigate the school process and empower parents in finding
(Courtesy of YINR) Dr. Gillian Steinberg, a teacher in the English department at SAR High School, will present “Poets’ Use of Biblical Allusion” on Wednesday, March 13, at 8 p.m. at Young Israel of New Rochelle. The lecture, sponsored by the Women’s Initiative for Jewish Studies, is free and open to women and men. Visit
On February 18, the Anwar Sadat Congressional Gold Medal Commission arrived in Cairo, Egypt, as guests of Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, celebrating Congressional passage of the Anwar Sadat Centennial Act.
This delegation’s four-day mission was led by
On March 4, Chabad of Briarcliff Manor and Ossining hosted a presentation by Yosef Mendelevich.
In lieu of a formal introduction, the audience viewed a short video about Mendelevich which was shown at the Jewish Learning Institute’s retreat in November 2018. The film
On Sunday, March 3, the expanded Seasons of Scarsdale hosted a grand reopening celebration. Upon entering the store, hundreds of excited shoppers were greeted by Seasons’ welcoming staff. Stations throughout the store served samples of many of their prepared foods. Family activities
Cross River, a Bergen County-based financial institution, is SINAI Schools Community Partnership awardee, to be celebrated at SINAI’s annual dinner on Feb. 24.
“We have started the relationship this year with
Congregation Kol Ami in White Plains played host to the Westchester Jewish Council (WJC) 43rd anniversary gala on Sunday evening, February 9. The celebration honored Tracey Bilski, Elizabeth Lampert and Harry Mamaysky for their dedication and service to the
Every year, Bnei Akiva North East hosts a shabbaton called Kenes Sniffim; a student leadership gathering for all the high school leaders from different branches of Bnei Akiva throughout New York, New Jersey and Boston. Representatives from Woodmere, Great Neck, Scarsdale, Riverdale, New Rochelle, Young Israel of Teaneck, Rinat
Bronx Jewish Center will hold its next community Shabbat dinner on Friday, March 1, starting
Last month, the Riverdale community gathered for “A Sense of Riverdale,” the flagship program of the Riverdale Jewish Community Partnership (RJCP). The RJCP, funded by UJA Federation of New York, is a collaboration of 18 Riverdale Jewish communal institutions across the denominational
(Courtesy of Intimate Voices) Intimate Voices, a Riverdale-based chamber music