The Other Israel Film Festival

Remote Access Only NY

This festival presents high-quality cinema that inspires conversation and takes an in-depth look into Israeli and Palestinian societies and underrepresented populations in Israel.

Recurring Event Minha

Minha

Remote Access Only NY

Join us in virtual community for minha (the afternoon prayer service) as we maintain a collective spiritual practice while supporting all those in our midst who are saying Kaddish.

Recurring Event Kadima@BJ

Kadima@BJ

Remote Access Only NY

“Kadima” is the name of our Hebrew school program. Kadima@BJ will be held virtually from September-December.

Recurring Event Powered by Courage

Powered by Courage

Remote Access Only NY

Powered by Courage is a series featuring Palestinian civil society leaders Rabbis Matalon, Sol, and Passow met while traveling with Encounter in the West Bank and East Jerusalem. This will be in conversation with eight of our fellow Jewish leaders. 

Blood Drive

Sanctuary 257 West 88th Street, New York, NY

Twice a year, we have the opportunity to provide this essential service to the community. Our region is experiencing a severe blood shortage due to COVID-19 and donors are needed now more than ever. Save a life at the BJ Blood Drive!

Recurring Event Minha

Minha

Remote Access Only NY

Join us in virtual community for minha (the afternoon prayer service) as we maintain a collective spiritual practice while supporting all those in our midst who are saying Kaddish.

Recurring Event Haverim

Haverim

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Centering around the building of community in 7th grade, students will feel more connected to the BJ community, the B’nai Mitzvah process, and their peers through this trimester program.

7th Grade Hanukkah Helpings Cooking Class

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Calling all 7th graders at BJ! Join Rachel for a special Hanukkah culinary class on Wednesday, where we will make special latkes and gelt for the whole family!

Recurring Event Minha

Minha

Remote Access Only NY

Join us in virtual community for minha (the afternoon prayer service) as we maintain a collective spiritual practice while supporting all those in our midst who are saying Kaddish.

BJ Teens Game Night

Remote Access Only NY

Join us for the first Teen Game Night on December 10th, where we’ll be playing an online version of the popular BJ game Codenames over Zoom! We encourage you to bring a friend.

Pop-Up Family Candle Lighting

Remote Access Only NY

Pop-Up Family Candle Lighting is moving online! Join us for family candle lighting, music and opportunity to celebrate together.

Light is Returning: Flickering Sounds for Hannukah

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Collaborating remotely, Rabbi Arielle Lekach-Rosenberg (vocals), Dan Nadel (guitar), and John Ellis (saxophone) present an eclectic selection of favorites for the first night of Hannukah, featuring music and Torah about light shining in the darkness, hints of dawn, and finding home.

Recurring Event Bim Bam Fall 2020

Bim Bam Fall 2020

Bim Bam gives children under three a fun space to get ready for Shabbat through interactive songs, movement, and stories, while practicing traditions such as lighting candles, saying Kiddush, and giving tzedakah.

Recurring Event Minha

Minha

Remote Access Only NY

Join us in virtual community for the afternoon prayer service before we prepare to enter Shabbat.

Recurring Event Shabbat Family Jam

Shabbat Family Jam

Remote Access Only NY

Join us on the second Friday of every month for a Pre-Shabbat Family sing-along. Our own Michael Harlow, Rachel Barnehama and Michael Witman will lead us in some of our favorite Shabbat tunes.

Join our High Holy Days livestream

Let us usher in this new year and these Yamim Noraʾim, together. Register to join us for a deeply meaningful and spiritual High Holy Days livestream, no matter where you are.