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Yorktown Jewish Center


Upcoming Events

Erev Shabbat Services on Friday evening
currently start at 8:00  PM (EDST)!   Please note that as of Friday, November 10, the evening services will begin at 6:16 PM as we will be back to Eastern Standard Time.

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

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.

Sunday, November 5 - Drop off of underwear to be donated to veterans at the Montrose V.A. facility

Sunday, November 19 - Social Action Committee deadline for Thanksgiving Basket donations.

Sunday, December 3, 10:30 AM - Sisterhood Torah Fund Brunch honoring Isabel Mirsky as Woman Of The Year.   See the November mailer for full details.
     Also, Social Action Committee collection day for Mitzvah tree holiday gifts.

Wednesday, December 6, 7:30 PM - Sisterhood's Hanukkah Menorah and Martinis - Design and decorate your own magnificent granite Menorah to illuminate your home.  Admission $10 per person payable at door.
RSVP by November 7 to Marcia Stone: 


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.