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...
RABBI DR. AARON GLATT
Executive Vice President and Chief Administrative Officer, Mercy Medical Center
MEDICINE, ETHICS, AND HALACHA
“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. www.congregationagudathsholom.org/
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.
Sunday, May 17th
2:30 P.M. - 4:00 P.M.
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
RSVP and place your ad in our Virtual Journal now at www.csairgala.org.
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.
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!
FROM PARIS TO PERETZ: A MUSICAL TOUR at 4:30 PM
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: http://www.symphonyspace.org/ 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 www.thebayit.org/sm.
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
Sunday, June 7th
Hebrew Institute of Riverdale Annual DInner honoring Rav Avi & Toby Weiss
Sunday, June 14th