Event Series Hakhanah LaTefillah

Hakhanah LaTefillah

Rabbi Rachel Cowan Chapel 270 West 89th Street, New York

On alternating weeks, join Rabbi Roly Matalon to prepare the soul and open the heart for Shabbat morning prayers through the singing of piyutim and brief reflections.

Event Series Shabbat Model

Shabbat Model (Saturday Morning)


Shabbat Model embraces BJ’s core values, bringing families with children together with our whole community and teaching through modeling authentic experiences of Jewish life. Programming is designed with our third through sixth grade students in mind, but all BJ families are welcome.

Candy Torah Making

Rooftop Sukkah

Join us after Shabbat morning services to prepare for Simhat Torah with other K-2nd graders by creating your own Torah out of the best material there is…candy!

Simhat Torah Party for Teens

Sanders-Gardner Teen Lounge 270 West 89th Street, New York

Join the BJ Teens for Simhat Torah! Come to the teen lounge for snacks and a hangout before services.

Erev Simhat Torah Celebration

Sanctuary 257 West 88th Street, New York

Simhat Torah at BJ is a celebration like no other! Arvit begins at 7:15 PM, followed by all the singing and dancing you could ever ask for. Hakafot (the extraordinary Simhat Torah dancing) will end at approximately 9:45 PM, and services will continue until approximately 10:45 PM.