Friday, September 30, 2016

Roosevelt Island Jewish Congregation Celebrates New Year - Rosh Hashannah Services Begin Sunday October 2, Yom Kippur October 11 - Check Out Full Schedule

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

Leana Moritt, Rabbi
Nina Lublin, President

L'Shanah Tovah !!
The RIJC, the first & oldest Jewish Congregation on Roosevelt Island wishes everyone a very healthy, sweet & happy new year !!

Please join Rabbi Moritt, and welcome Hazzan Rabbi Leslie Schotz, for services this coming Sunday, Monday & Tuesday, October 2, 3 & 4,

In the Sanctuary / Studio at the Cultural Center, 548 Main Street

Rosh Hashanah Schedule:

Sunday 10/2 -- 7:30 pm -- 1st night Rosh Hashanah Evening Service

Monday 10/3
9 am -- 1st day Rosh Hashanah Services
9 am -- Child Care - Blackwell Room
11 am -- Children's Service in the Theatre
1:30 pm -- Tashlich at the Meditation Steps ( time approximate )
7:30 pm -- 2nd night Rosh Hashanah Evening Service

Tuesday 10/4
9 am -- 2nd Day Rosh Hashanah Services
9 am -- Child Care - Blackwell Room ( if needed )

Our Yom Kippur schedule for October 11-12 is on the RIJC website.

Please visit our RIJC website to learn more about High Holiday information, our full schedule for the new year, Hebrew School, & our Torah fund. You can also contact us at or 212-688-0003.

Access to the Cultural Center is via the Staircase entrance through the Breezeway between 540 & 546 Main Street.

Barrier-free / Elevator access is available through the Breezeway at 556 Main Street, turning right, & entering through the double doors behind the RI Public Safety Office.

In the words of Rabbi Moritt, "...blessings for shalom, justice, good health, prosperity, & strength in the coming year..."
More information available at RIJC web site.