Event Series Shabbat Model

Shabbat Model (Saturday Morning)

Reception Room 270 West 89th Street, New York

BJ’s core values are reflected every Shabbat by bringing families and our whole community together. At BJ, we believe that education is about modeling authentic experiences of Jewish life, and we’re excited that our Shabbat Model program embraces BJ’s celebration of Shabbat.

Stepping into Torah: B-Mitzvah Opening Ritual

Sanctuary 257 West 88th Street, New York

Families with 4th graders: mark your calendars for this milestone ritual! Together with Rabbi Rebecca Weintraub, we will unroll the entire Torah, as each student gets a glimpse of their parashah (portion), kicking off their ascent toward becoming B-Mitzvah. 

Event Series Evening Minyan

Arvit and Havdalah

Remote Access Only NY

Join us in virtual community for arvit (the evening service), as we maintain a collective spiritual practice while supporting all those in our midst who are saying Kaddish. We will conclude with havdalah and end Shabbat together as a community.

Refugee Shabbat Havdalah: An Interfaith Gathering of Support

SPSA, 263 West 86th Street 263 West 86th Street, New York

Alongside interfaith partners and the Synagogue Coalition on Refugee and Immigration Crisis, participants will hear from elected officials and insightful speakers. Look forward to diving into some learning, prayer, and collective action as we unite in support of those seeking refuge.

Aviv Havdalah and Sushi Making with Base UWS

Base UWS

Aviv is teaming up with Base UWS to sing and mark Havdalah, and then spend our Saturday night making sushi together! This is a wonderful way to be together on a cold, wintery motzei-Shabbat (post-Shabbat), as well as an opportunity to join with another Jewish community in the neighborhood.