Welcome to the
Yorktown Jewish Center


Upcoming Events

Erev Shabbat Services on Friday evening
currently start at 8:00  PM (EDST)!   
Shabbat services on Saturday start at 9:15 AM.  For a description of the weekly Parshah, please click HERE.


Sunday, October 22, 7 PM
Movie Night sponsored by Sisterhood
Join us for this free event and enjoy a screening of the movie Watermarks - the inspirational story of the champion women swimmers of the legendary Jewish sports club, Hakoah Vienna.   Admission is free and ALL are welcome.

Saturday, October 28, 8 PM - 11 PM
CASINO ROYALE - A relaxing evening of fun with chances to win great prizes!  For full details, as well as information on how to make a reservation, click HERE.  In an effort to support our community as well as
ourselves, we will donate 10% of our net proceeds to The Yorktown Volunteer Ambulance Corps.  Please plan on attending this event to help support the YJC and our community at large!

Friday, November 3, 8 PM
Kabbalat Shabbat with Shir Chutzpah
Join us in welcoming Shabbat with music and song performed, with your help, by Shir Chutzpah, our group of klezmorim.  Note the special time for this event.


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.




Rabbi Sternstein at Yorktown vigil


On Sunday, October 8, Rabbi Sternstein delivered a moving prayer for the victims, and the first responders who aided them, of the Las Vegas tragedy.

Shir Chutzpah at Kabbalat Shabbat Services

On June 23, Shir Chutzpah, our own group of klezmorim, helped to welcome Shabbat with their unique blend of voice and instrumentation! (l. - r.: Paul Plotnick, Paul Gherson. Linda Kingsbury, Cantor Isabel Kopstein, Rabbi Seth Sternstein, Eric Frankfort, Mike Mirsky and Bob Stone) The event was preceded by a BBQ dinner sponsored by Men's Club.