Happenings at EMJC

An enthusiastic audience of all ages participated in our third annual Days of Awe Barrier-Free Service last Sunday. Thank you to Cantor Sam Levine, Rabbi Matt Carl, and Youth & Family Education Director Audrey Korelstein for leading this unique interpretation of the meaning of the High Holydays. As is usually … READ MORE

Days of Awe Barrier-Free Service for All

Led by Rabbi Matt Carl, Cantor Sam Levine and Youth/Family Education Director Audrey Korelstein, our engaging interpretation of the meaning of the High Holy Days, held during the Days of Awe, is designed to be accessible to everyone, with wheelchair seating, ASL interpretation, assistive listening headphones, large-type reading materials and … READ MORE

Lulov & Etrog order form

Got Lulov? You will, and an etrog too, if you order your set through the office. Please be sure to reserve by September 17th. The order form can be downloaded here: http://bit.ly/1XTmQXY

Tickets are available now for the High Holidays

Our entire staff is busy getting everything ready for 5776.  Selichot is Saturday, September 5, and Erev Rosh Hashanah is Sunday, September 13.   Purchase tickets for Rosh Hashanah & Yom Kippur sanctuary services through the mail.  Tickets may be purchased at the following times in the EMJC office in person or by calling 718-338-3800: Monday through Thursday: 9 a.m. to … READ MORE

Israeli Dancing – Kick off Party

Join our Israeli Folk Dancing class with instructor Leng. Classes begin August 2nd at 7:00 pm. Light, kosher refreshments will be served. Pre-pay here and bring your receipt with you, please. To find out more about the classes, please contact Leng: (203)912-4086 or email: leng@ctisraelidance.com Classes meet: 8/2, 8/9, 8/16, … READ MORE

Shira Felberbaum’s Summer Office Hours

To make an appointment with our social worker, Shira Felberbaum, LMSW, MS – please call (212)632-4735 or email sfelberbaum@jbfcs.org. She is available by appointment on most Mondays.

The Cantor’s Couch

Join us on Wednesday June 3rd at 7 PM for an extraordinary evening performance.  World-renowned cantor Jack Mendelson brings his one-man show THE CANTOR’S COUCH to the East Midwood Jewish Center.  THE CANTOR’S COUCH takes the audience through the real-life stories of Cantor Mendelson growing up in 1950’s Borough Park.  The son … READ MORE