Shaharit

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Shaharit (our morning minyan service) is currently being held via Zoom. Develop a daily Jewish practice, meet new people in an intimate setting, and help us make a minyan so our members can say kaddish for their loved ones.

What’s Next in the Fight for Just Immigration

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Join us for an important discussion on what a new administration means for refugees' and asylee seekers' rights in the United States. We will be joined by Russ Agdern, Grassroots Campaign Manager at HIAS.

Grandparenting in the Time of Covid-19

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The pandemic has put both the wonder of grandchildren and the difficulties of our situation into high relief. Join BJ member Jane Isay for a webinar focusing on the sacred role of grandparents in the time of Covid-19.

Virtual Bar Trivia

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Looking to hang out with friends and meet fellow 20s and 30s during this time of physical distancing? Miss going to your weekly bar trivia? Join your fellow 20s and 30s for virtual happy hour with Aviv!

Shabbat Tisch

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Join Rabbi Felicia Sol and Rabbinic Fellow Deborah Sacks Mintz as we usher in Shabbat with singing, learning and kavannah before transitioning into Kabbalat Shabbat.

Arvit and Mindful Havdalah

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Using guided meditation practices, we’ll deepen our encounter with the ritual of Havdalah, mindfully taking leave of shabbat and awakening to the possibilities of a new week.

Walk-Through Purim Block Party

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Join us for our first ever Walk-Through Purim Block party filled with physically distanced, music, fun and costumes.

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Virtual Hamentaschen Baking

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Let’s come together virtually and make hamentaschen as a community! The baking will take place in small groups in breakout rooms so sign up now for a day and group that’s right for you.

Mishloah Manot Making (PreK-2nd Graders)

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What a better way to prepare for Purim than to make Mishloah Manot. Join a team from Marlene Meyerson JCC Manhattan Summer Camps to make creative and artistic gift packages and learn a little about Purim.

BJ Environmental Advocates Meeting

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Following our successful collaboration with the BJ Teen Executive Board for our Beyond Tu Bishvat program we are meeting to discuss what's next. Join us to help shape our future environmental justice actions.

BJ Community Vaccination Training

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BJ is expanding its efforts to help our community register for the vaccine. If you are a member and would like to participate in this effort, join us for a Zoom training on how you can help.

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Supporting Each Other While Living Alone During COVID-19

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For those who live alone, the COVID-19 crisis has brought an increased sense of isolation and disconnection. Together, we will process the experience of living alone during this challenging time, and to learn and gain strength from one another.

BJ Teens Virtual Purim Hangout

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Join the BJ Teens for a celebration of Purim with games, virtual costumes, and more! This event is planned by the BJ Teen Executive Board.

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When Things Fall Apart

Wednesdays with Hadar: Unit 4 When Things Fall Apart: A Theology Rooted in the Real with Rabbi Aviva Richman Our immediate reaction when things go wrong may be to doubt or to turn away from God, to sever the relationship because it feels outside and out of place in our real experience. But what if […]

A Year of Life Turned Upside Down: Ta’anit Esther with Hadar

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Purim marks one year since the COVID-19 pandemic changed our lives, bringing to mind the words of Megillat Esther, “Venahafoch Hu” - “and it was turned upside down.” In this spirit, we’re cosponsoring a day of learning, prayer, service, and ritual with Hadar.

Hai School Musi-Spiel Performance

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Join us for this year's splashy, spectacular Spiel, our first-ever Purim movie starring talented BJ Theater Company kindergarten-eighth grade performers. Hai School Musi-Spiel, based on the Disney hit High School Musical, takes the Purim story to a new level.

Megillah Reading and Aviv Purim Celebration

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Put on your favorite costume, your perfect mask, hear the megillah, and join us for a Purim like no other! BJ members and the Aviv community are invited to stay with us for after party breakout rooms.

Community Megillah Reading

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Put on your favorite costume, your perfect mask, hear the megillah, and join us for a Purim like no other! BJ members are invited to stay for after party breakout rooms!

Shaharit Megillah Reading

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Keep the party going and join us for Shaharit an encore reading of the megillah!

Mindful Preparation for Shabbat with Yael Shy

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Transition out of the work week and settle, into a Shabbat heart and mindset through contemplative practice and meditation with meditation expert Yael Shy.

Minha

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Join the BJ Community for Minha services.

Arvit and Havdalah

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Join us in virtual community for arvit and havdalah, as we maintain a collective spiritual practice while supporting all those in our midst who are saying Kaddish.