Friday night Pre-Pesach Dinner - March 27, 2015.
Servies begin at 6:30 followed by dinner catered by DeLuxe. Join us for this annual event. Members may register on line CLICK HERE or contact the office no later than March 23.
Board of Trustees Installation dinner. All are invited. CLICK HERE or contact the office no later than June 5.
Tuesday April 16, 2015 - 8:00 pm - Challah-Thon
Join us to bake, buy and bid as you braid your first post-Pesach challah. RSVP by April 13, 2015. CLICK HERE to read more about this event
Upcoming Men's Club events:
March 28,2015 - 9:00 am - Men's Club Shabbat. Parashat Tsav, Shabbat HaGadol
The Men’s Club is extremely interested in attracting new participants in our Shabbat Service, including Torah readers, Ark openers/closers, and readers leading English prayers. We’ll accept returnees too. Anyone interested in participating please contact Ira Slavit at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sunday, March 29, 2015 -
FJMC honors our own Adam Baryoff as Man of the Year, and Eliza Baryoff as Youth of the year at the Annual dinner at the Crest Hollow Country Club. Contact Lester Weiss at email@example.com for more information. READ MORE >>
MEN'S CLUB WINE SALE
Through a special arrangement with Raeders Wines and Liquors of Albertson please purchase your Passover wine needs through the Men's Club. Click here for order form, Contact Richard Cohen at firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions. All orders and payments due to the synagogues office by March 31st to endure pick up by Passover. CLICK HERE for order form >>
Daily Service Schedule
Saturday, Sunday and National Holidays: 9:00 am
Monday – Friday: 6:45 am
Saturday: Check March schedule, April schedule
Sunday – Thursday: 8:00 pm
Friday: 6:30 pm
Sunday: 8:00 pm
Rabbi's Weekly Message
Jewishness and Judaism are a inextricably intertwined. Click here to learn what Rabbi Cohen does when an interfaith couple wants to get married in shul?
Remarks from Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur
Click here to read Rabbi's Cohen's remarks from the first day of Rosh Hashanah.
Click here to read Rabbi Cohen's powerful remarks from the second day of Rosh Hashanah
Click here to read Rabbi Cohen's Kol Nidre remarks
Click here to read Rabbi Cohen's Yizkor remarks from Yom Kippur
Click here to read President Goldstein's Kol Nidre remarks
"I did not find the world desolate when I entered it. My fathers planted for me before I arrived, so I plant for those who come after me.” TALMUD
In our June bulletin we reported on the herculean effort of Joy Perla and Jim Stern, along with so many other members of our religious school, social action committee and general community to gather and ship a pallet-load of over 600 unused siddurim, machzorim, chumashim and children’s books to the Abayudaya community in Mbale, Uganda. According to Jim, “It was a four-month odyssey worthy of Homer (OK, Jonah if we need an Israelite parallel). Through donations from the Ernest Rothschild Educational fund, Sisterhood, Men’s Club and the children of our Religious School these boxes travelled from Roslyn to Linden, NJ to Dubai (yes, Dubai of all places) to Mombasa, Kenya to Kampala, Uganda and finally, to the remote village of Mbale – with delays and snags at almost every juncture.” In August, the books were received. According to Rabbi Moses Sebagabo, the spiritual leader of the Namanyonyi synagogue, “truly, this is a dream come true. When we met [Joy Perla] in Israel, I did not think that something like this will happen. Without your combined efforts, we would not get these wonderful gifts. I send a BIG THANK YOU to all those good friends who managed to make this possible.” Clip of books being received can be viewed by clicking here.
Support Israel now
Jewish Federations of New York are mobilizing a communal response to the situation in Israel. JFNA has opened a mailbox for Federations to support relief efforts by our partners to provide urgent support in Israel.
Your Event at SRJC
Plan your next simcha at SRJC. Since 1971, DeLuxe Caterers has been the exclusive caterers for the Shelter Rock Jewish Center. Conveniently located in Roslyn, Long Island, DeLuxe Caterers has enjoyed tremendous loyalty by remaining on the cutting edge of contemporary Glatt kosher cuisine. Mashgiach on premises. Under the auspices of the Orthodox Union.
GOLD PLATE DINNER
MAY 7, 2015 6:30 pm
Honoring our past president, Glenn Pollack. The fun-filled evening will include Casino style gambling, homegrown entertainment, and an array of fabulous food provided by none other than our own DeLuxe Caterers.
News from the world of Judaism
Fitness classes are offered at SRJC by Debby Snider, AFFA Certified Group Fitness Instructor, Licensed Zumba and Zumba Toning Instructor and Certified Bokwa Instructor. Click here for current month's schedules.
Zumba is a dance fitness program that blends upbeat world rhythms with easy-to-follow choreography. It’s a total-body workout that feels like a celebration. Zumba is moving millions of people worldwide to health and joy! We dance on Sunday's at 10:00 am. Zumba Toning meets on Tuesday and Thursday at 7:00 pm.
Come join us! For more information contact Debby.
Ask the Rabbi
Question and answer forum to ask Rabbi Martin S. Cohen
The goal of the Shelter Rock Religious School is to nurture and develop caring, knowledgeable and involved young Jewish adults by providing an engaging and rich curriculum in a positive and warm learning environment. Our curriculum includes the study of Torah, Prayer, Jewish culture and values, Jewish Law, Israel and Hebrew language. Technology, Art, Music and Dance are an integral part of our Hebrew/ Judaica curriculum. Read More
Our Early Childhood Center offers a secular early childhood education while celebrating the values of our Jewish culture and heritage. The school's highly experienced and dedicated staff creates a warm, nurturing atmosphere where each child is able to grow at his or her own pace. We pride ourselves on the fact that we are the only school in the area offering a dual Hebrew/English curriculum. All programs include hot kosher lunch daily, AM & PM healthy snacks, membership to SRJC, including High Holidays tickets, Tot Shabbat and first year of Religious School (Gan) as well as many special programs throughout the year. Early drop off and late pick up available. Contact us to schedule a tour. Read More