Monday, October 23, 2017

Community News

Six Great Jewish Debates Coming to Riverdale

(Courtesy of Chabad of Riverdale) Rabbi Michoel Shapiro of Chabad of Riverdale will recount 2,000 years of Jewish history through the lens of six

Riverdale to Join Worldwide Release of Pause & Affect: A Shabbat Outlook

(Courtesy of Chabad of Riverdale) This October, the Rosh Chodesh Society—the women’s division of the Rohr Jewish Learning Institute (JLI)—launches its

RCRF Dinner Commemorating Yahrzeit of Rachel Imeinu Planned for October 29

(Courtesy of RCRF) All are invited to attend the 23rd annual

YU to Host International Conference on the Arch of Titus

The Arch of Titus, built to commemorate Roman triumph in the Jewish War of 66-74 CE, has stood as a touchstone of Western civilization for nearly 2,000 years. Its importance will be explored by a distinguished group of international scholars at a conference on Sunday, October 29, at the Yeshiva

Westchester Fall Freshtival Comes to Edenwald Center in Pleasantville

Westchester residents, both adults and kids of all ages, are invited to volunteer to help paint murals and decorate tiles or collect and package toiletries on Sunday, October 22, from 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the JCCA Edenwald Center, a home for kids, located at 1075 Broadway,

Bi-Cultural Invites Parents to ‘A Day in the Life’ Open House

On Sunday morning, November 5, Bi-Cultural Day School invites parents to glimpse “A Day in the Life” of early childhood students. The school’s open house that will begin at 10 a.m., followed by lunch and the first-ever, fun-for-all Stamford Fall

Suzanne Brown-Fleming to Speak at Annual Kristallnacht Commemoration

The public is invited to the Holocaust & Human Rights Education Center and Iona College Annual Kristallnacht Commemoration: November 1938: Perspectives from the Vatican Archives with Distinguished Lecturer Suzanne Brown-Fleming

Lincoln Park Jewish Center Celebrates Sukkot

YU Conference to Explore Opportunities to Shape the Future

“We live in a rapidly changing world: Technology, medicine, education and communications are progressing and shifting in fundamental ways,” said Rabbi Dr. Ari Berman, fifth president of Yeshiva University, at his formal investiture on September

YU Students to Host Hackathon Focused on Giving Back to Jewish Communal Organizations

Yeshiva University students will host their fourth annual hackathon from Saturday night, October 28, at 8:30 p.m. to Sunday night, October 29, at 8:30 p.m. in the Heights Lounge on the Wilf Campus, 515 West 185th Street, New York City.

Who Is a Jew: A 3,000-Year-Old Answer

Dr. Jill Katz will speak on “Who Is a Jew? A 3,000-Year-Old Answer” on Tuesday, October 24, at 8 p.m. at Young Israel of New Rochelle. The lecture, which is free and open to women and men, is sponsored by the Women’s Initiative for

‘Fauda’ Star Lior Raz to Address Benefit for Israeli Soldiers

Lior Raz, the co-creator and star of the hit Israeli Netflix series “Fauda,” will address some 350 leaders from the Westchester community on Thursday, Oct. 26, at the Friends of the Israel Defense Forces (FIDF) Westchester Annual Dinner at The Capitol

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