Friday, September 16, 2016

Roosevelt Island Jewish Congregation Welcomes Current & New Members To Celebrate Shabbat Tonight At Cultural Center - Info On Hebrew School And High Holy Days Too

Roosevelt Island Jewish Congregation (RIJC) President Nina Lublin reports:

Welcome back to your RIJC -- or Please join with us for the first time. We are the longest-serving Jewish Congregation on the Island, and welcome everyone.

Please join Rabbi Leana Moritt & the Roosevelt Island Jewish Congregation Friday, September 16th at 7:30 pm in the Sanctuary / Small Studio of the Cultural Center (548 Main Street) To celebrate our first Shabbat of the coming New Year & Stay for the Pot Luck Oneg immediately following.

We hope you had a good summer and are ready to worship, celebrate, & learn with us. Our regular schedule for the coming year is posted on our website,

Our Hebrew school starts its 5th year this Monday September 19th; details on our website.

Information on the upcoming High Holy Days starting Sunday evening October 2 with Rosh Hashanah is also available on our website:

Also, Save the Date: Saturday September 24th @ 7:30 pm in the Sanctuary / Studio of the Cultural Center.

Join Rabbi Moritt for a special Slichot event as she shares with us her recent travels through Jewish aspects of Portugal & Spain, and we prepare for the Days of Awe. Details coming.

Looking forward to seeing everyone this Friday night. Feel free to contact me at any time.