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Dr. Jay Michaelson to speak at Greenburgh Hebrew Center on April 20th, 7:30 pm

Published: Friday, March 20, 2015

Greenburgh Hebrew Center welcomes noted author, activist and academic, Dr. Jay Michaelson, to speak at the synagogue, located at 515 Broadway, Dobbs Ferry, on Monday, April 20th at 7:30 pm.  Dr. Michaelson will explore distinctive LGBTQ voices and perspectives within Jewish sacred texts and theology.  The lecture will be followed by a question and answer session, and refreshments will be served.  Everyone is invited and encouraged to attend this free event.  As Rabbi Barry A. Kenter said, “We are thrilled to welcome Dr. Michaelson, whose insights are sure to enrich us all and to inspire further LGBTQ outreach. How grateful and proud we are to provide this opportunity to our neighbors and friends.”  Due to space limitations, reservations are recommended.

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Greenburgh Hebrew Center to Hold Shabbat Hagadol Dinner Friday March 27th

Published: Friday, March 13, 2015

Now that Purim is over, we at the Greenburgh Hebrew Center are preparing for Passover! This year our annual Shabbat Hagadol dinner takes place on Friday, March 27. Shabbat Hagadol is the “Great Shabbat” before Passover!

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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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