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Purim Megillah Reading and “Purim Wars” at Greenburgh Hebrew Center Wednesday, March 4, 2015 at 6:45 pm

Published: Tuesday, February 24, 2015

The holiday of Purim begins with the Megillah reading (the story of Purim) on Wednesday, March 4, at 6:45 pm. The theme for this year’s Shpiel is “Purim Wars”. All Purim attendees – children and adults - are encouraged to dress up like a character from Star Wars! Congregants have created an enjoyable and comical Purim shpiel which will be presented during the evening. The Shpiel will be fun, festive and filling (because Hamentaschen will be served, of course)!

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Purim Family Activities & Carnival at Greenburgh Hebrew Center Sunday, March 1, 2015 at 10:00 am

Published: Friday, February 13, 2015

One of the most enjoyable holidays for everyone is Purim, which celebrates the time when the Jews living in Persia were saved from an evil plot to exterminate them.  The Greenburgh Hebrew Center celebrates the joyous holiday of Purim with an outrageous carnival and activities for children and their families.

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Feed the Hungry - Interfaith Community Drive

Published: Wednesday, January 14, 2015

Help us feed the hungry! Westchester Jewish, Catholic, and Protestant congregations and organizations are collecting food for UJA-Federation of New York's 10th Annual Food Drive. The food will be distributed to food pantries and soup kitchens in Westchester and the Bronx.

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Greenburgh Hebrew Center to host Annual Blood Drive on Sunday, February 1

Published: Sunday, December 21, 2014

The Greenburgh Hebrew Center of Dobbs Ferry is hosting its annual community Blood Drive on Sunday, February 1, 2015 from 9 am – 1 pm.  GHC proudly continues its partnership with White Plains Hospital, a leader in exceptional medical care. 

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Annual Hanukkah Dinners at Greenburgh Hebrew Center, Friday December 19. Early Seating for Families with Young Children & Later Seating following Services

Published: Monday, December 1, 2014

It is time to get into the Hanukkah Spirit! Two Shabbat/Hanukkah Dinners will be held at the Greenburgh Hebrew Center on Friday, December 19:  an early dinner for families with young children and a later dinner following congregational services. 

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Greenburgh Hebrew Center Presents Gala Art Auction on Saturday, November 15

Published: Friday, October 31, 2014

Greenburgh Hebrew Center, in conjunction with Marlin Art, proudly presents an Art Exhibit and Auction to be held on Saturday, November 15, 2014 at the synagogue, 515 Broadway, Dobbs Ferry, NY.  The preview of the art begins at 7:30 PM followed by the live auction at 8:30 PM. The admission charge of $10 includes complimentary champagne, dessert and door prizes. The Dobbs Ferry High School select chorus will perform during the preview.  This will be a fun, social event you won’t want to miss!  Everyone from the community is invited to come to this exciting evening!

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Greenburgh Hebrew Center Presents “A Bad Romance”: A Fascinating, Enlightening New Course

Published: Friday, October 24, 2014

Greenburgh Hebrew Center in Dobbs Ferry is once again offering its popular JTS@GHC series with a fascinating course called “A Bad Romance?: Rabbinic Love and Matrimony”.  The rabbinic tradition is not known for its models of equality in relationships.  However, the Talmud presents a number of stories of rabbis and their wives.

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Free “You & Me” Classes begin at Greenburgh Hebrew Center – for Toddlers & Parents/Caregivers

Published: Monday, October 20, 2014

The Greenburgh Hebrew Center (GHC) Early Childhood Center is proud to offer a series of fun Mommy & Me classes, called “You & Me”, for parents/caregivers and their toddler children.  The classes include playtime, group time, songs, stories, snack and an art activity. This class is specifically geared for children between the ages of one and two, who will be two by August 2015.

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