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Shaharit Hanukkah

Various Locations

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.

Jewish Meditation with Rabbi Shuli Passow

Remote Access Only NY

Start your day with soulfulness and equanimity with this weekly mindfulness meditation practice, led by Rabbi Shuli Passow, and informed by themes from the Torah portion.

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Hitoreri

Remote Access Only NY

Hitoreri, our monthly teen-only Kabbalat Shabbat & dinner, is a BJ teen tradition. Teens participate in a mindfulness-style Kabbalat Shabbat service, led by one of the BJ rabbis and BJ teens, where we leave behind the hectic energy of the school week and transition into the peacefulness of Shabbat.

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Arvit

Remote Access Only NY

Join us in virtual community for  arvit (the evening services). As we maintain a collective spiritual practice, please join us in supporting all those in our midst who are saying Kaddish.

Hanukkah Chair Yoga Practice

Remote Access Only NY

Join BJ member Joni Brenner for an exploration of safe and opening movements in our chair yoga session. Bringing in the themes of Hanukkah, we will explore resilience, bringing in light and warmth. This class is appropriate for all bodies.

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8th Grade Holocaust Education Class: Facing History

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

The 8th Grade Facing History Holocaust Education is included in your Haverim registration from 2020-2021.  The sessions will be taught in-person by Matt Altman, one of our incredible Teen Educators, in the BJ Teen Lounge.

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Shaharit Hanukkah

Various Locations

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.

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Arvit

Remote Access Only NY

Join us in virtual community for  arvit (the evening services). As we maintain a collective spiritual practice, please join us in supporting all those in our midst who are saying Kaddish.

The Light and Legacy of Rachel Cowan

Museum of Jewish Heritage 36 Battery Place, New York, NY

The Institute for Jewish Spirituality and the Museum of Jewish Heritage will be presenting a screening of Dying Doesn’t Feel Like What I’m Doing, a movie celebrating the life of IJS co-founder, activist, and community organizer Rabbi Rachel Cowan z”l.

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Shaharit Hanukkah

Various Locations

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.

Recurring

Bim Bam In-Person Fall Series (English and Hebrew)

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

Bim Bam is returning in the fall. Bim Bam gives children under three a fun space to get ready for Shabbat through interactive English and Hebrew songs, movement, and stories, while practicing traditions such as lighting candles and saying Kiddush.

Parashat Hashavua

Remote Access Only NY

Immediately following shaharit each Friday morning, join in weekly study of the Torah portion with Marshall T. Meyer Rabbinic Fellow Aaron Leven.

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Bim Bam In-Person Fall Series (Hebrew Immersion)

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

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 and saying Kiddush. The program is entirely in Hebrew.

BJ Teen Winter Retreat

Location given upon registration

We are thrilled to share that we will be taking BJ Teens in 8th-12th grade out of the city for Shabbat, Dec 3-5, 2021. Our teens will have a chance to rejuvenate, reconnect, and have a blast together!

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Tot Shabbat (Fall 2021)

Sanctuary 257 West 88th Street, New York, NY

Tot Shabbat is back! Join us for a monthly interactive, joyful Friday evening Shabbat service full of lively songs, stories, Shabbat rituals, community connection, and more.

Let it Shine: Music for Hanukkah with Shira and Dan

Sanctuary 257 West 88th Street, New York, NY

Just before Kabbalat Shabbat, join Shira Averbuch and Dan Nadel for songs of personal and communal light, celebrating the holiday of Hanukkah.

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Kabbalat Shabbat

Sanctuary 257 West 88th Street, New York, NY

Passionately traditional, boldly innovative, and deeply spiritual, Shabbat services at BJ are like no other.

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Shabbat Morning Services

Sanctuary 257 West 88th Street, New York, NY

Passionately traditional, boldly innovative, and deeply spiritual, Shabbat services at BJ are like no other. Join us on Shabbat mornings for soul-stirring prayer, infused with melodies from across the Jewish world, brought to life by our extraordinary musicians, and deepened by the wisdom of our tradition, calling us to renew our commitment to building a […]

Shabbat Morning In-Person Service (K-2nd grade)

Reception Room 270 West 89th Street, New York, NY

We are excited to bring back this lively service for one Shabbat in December. This service, led by Michelle Geisler, features songs, stories, and more for families with children in K through 2nd Grade.

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Kulanu

Remote Access Only NY

Kulanu means “all of us” in Hebrew, and this Shabbat morning service really is for everyone! Kulanu is a fun, welcoming, and engaging space for 3rd-6th graders and their families.