NightShul at EMJC

    EMJC’s NightShul challenges you to learn more and learn different. It includes a mix of classes, workshops, and other types of learning opportunities, with something for everyone every week.   On Thursday evenings through May, East Midwood Jewish Center will pulse with learning, music and more as NightShul … READ MORE

Bless This House

This beautiful prayer was written by Roz Pomerantz in honor of the installation of Rabbi Matt Carl and rededication of our synagogue on December 14, 2014. Sung to the tune of “Bless This House.” Bless this House, dear G-d, we pray Keep it safe by night and day. Ninety years, … READ MORE

Science Teacher Sarah at EMJC

This week’s Bagels, Lox & Talk features Science Teacher Sarah, who will make volcanoes, goo, fossils, air rockets and other scientific things with kids ages 4-9. Come enjoy breakfast, and meet new friends. BLT is a fun way to spend a Sunday morning.

Chanukat HaBayit – EMJC’s 90th anniversary celebration

In case you missed our 90th year celebration on December 14, 2014 — Chanukat Ha’Bayit, Rabbi Matt Carl’s Installation ceremony, and our Family Chanukah party — take a look at some highlights from our big day.

Soccer Registration

There are still a few spots open for after school/afternoon soccer at EMJC. Indoor soccer is Thursdays or Fridays after school for 5 to 7 and 8 to 10 year olds. The current available  times are: Thursdays 3:45PM to 4:40 PM (For 5 to 7 Year Olds) Thursdays 4:45 PM … READ MORE

Photo of the Week!

Have a great EMJC photo? Send it to to enter it into our fun photo of the week contest. Here is our winner from this past weekend submitted by Audrey Korelstein.  

Little People PJ Party

Saturday evening, November 15th 2014, join us in the Little Tent family room at EMJC for a PJ Library program, PJ Party. We’ll start with Havdalah, hear a great story and do tzedakah art activities. Please bring a canned or dry food donation with you to support our Interfaith Thanksgiving … READ MORE

Volunteer with the Interfaith Committee – Masbia Flatbush Soup Kitchen

CALLING ALL VOLUNTEERS!   The Interfaith Committee of EMJC, OLR and the Church of the Nativity is looking for volunteers to help prepare meals at the Masbia Flatbush Soup Kitchen on Thursday morning, November 6th 2014 from 10 a.m. to 12 noon.  Please RSVP to Sally Hipscher at 718-338-3571 or to Masbia is located … READ MORE