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Yorktown Jewish Center


Upcoming Events

Erev Shabbat Services on Friday evening
currently start at 6:15  PM, (EST)! 

Shabbat services on Saturday start at 9:15 AM.  For a description of the weekly Parshah, please click HERE.

Sunday morning minyan, 9:00 AM

Annual Super Bowl Fundraiser - click HERE for more details!

Sunday, January 21, 11:00 AM
Pink Challah Bake -
Join us in baking Pink Challah and participating in a Breast Cancer Awareness program created by Sharsheret, an organization that supports Jewish women and their families who are facing breast cancer.  There is a $10 materials fee payable at the door.  Please respond to Marcia Stone at marciaston@aol.com by January 14.

February 2 - 4
Men's Club Shabbat Weekend -
From Friday evening Kabbalat Shabbat, to Saturday morning services to the World Wide Wrap on Sunday, join our Men's Club in this weekend long series of events.

Wednesday, February 7, 7:30 PM
Sisterhood Mah Jongg and Munchies - Need we say more?  (Please note that this is not a class on how to.)  Send an email to: events@yorktownjewishcenter.org for details.

Saturday, February 10, 7:30 PM
Men's Club Wine Tasting/Comedy Night -
Sample an wide array of Passover wines that the Men's Club will be selling and enjoy lots of good laughs with a professional comedian.

Sunday, February 25, 10:00 AM
Congregational Meeting
- Vote for the slate of officers and then join in for the annual Sisterhood/Men's Club brunch.

Wednesday, February 28, 7:00 PM
Reading of Megillah Esther and Purimspiel

Many thanks to Mohegan Lake Motors and Bob's Furniture for their recent donations.  Check out our  SPONSORS page for links to the website of these, as well as our other sponsors.

Please check our CALENDAR for a complete listing of all classes and other activities!

Support the YJC by registering for the AmazonSmile program.  Click on the SPONSORS link at the top of the page for more information.




Community Menorah Lighting at J. V. Mall


On Sunday, December 17, Rabbis from Northern Westchester and Putnam county, along with many members of their respective congregations, joined together to light the community Menorah at the Jefferson Valley Mall and celebrate Hanukkah with songs and latkes!  Rabbis (l. -r.)  Robert Weiner (Temple Beth Am), Seth Sternstein (Yorktown Jewish Center). Sarah Freidson (Temple Beth Shalom), Halina Rubenstein (Hebrew Congregation of Somers), Dana Bogatz (First Hebrew Congregation of Peekskill) and a member of The Roform Temple of Putnam Valley stand in front of the menorah.

Sisterhood Honors Isabel Mirsky as Woman of the Year


On Sunday, December 3, Carol Medow (r.), Sisterhood Co-V.P. of Sisterhood Torah Fund reads the proclamation from Women's League of Conservative Judaism.  Each year, Sisterhood sponsors this brunch, the proceeds from which go to support programs at the Jewish Theological Seminary.  Linda Kingsbury (Co-V.P. of Sisterhood Torah Fund) opened the proceedings. 

A heart-warming talk was presented by Anna Silverman  a cantorial student at the Seminary who also graced us with song.   Click the arrow below to play (make sure your audio is turned up).