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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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Greenburgh Hebrew Center Celebrates Simchat Torah October 16 & 17

Published: Tuesday, October 14, 2014

Simchat Torah celebrates the completion of the cycle of reading the Torah and the beginning of a new cycle.  GHC begins the celebration of Simchat Torah on Thursday evening, October 16, at 5:45 pm with music, storytelling and exploration of the Torah. This event is especially geared towards families with young children. The celebration continues with a light pasta dinner at 6:30 pm. The dinner is free and open to all; please RSVP to the GHC office at 693-4260 or by Monday, October 13. Everyone is then invited to join the congregation in the main sanctuary at 7:00 pm for singing, dancing and rejoicing with all of the GHC Torahs. Rabbi Barry Kenter will unroll an entire Torah scroll and “wrap” all of the children in the Torah. 

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Greenburgh Hebrew Center offers High Holidays programs & services for all ages!

Published: Thursday, September 18, 2014

Greenburgh Hebrew Center (GHC) is kicking off the High Holidays on Saturday, September 20 at 9:00 PM with Part I of Simon Schama’s highly acclaimed PBS series “The Story of the Jews”. Discussion and then the Selichot prayers of forgiveness will follow. This is open to the community. GHC holds evening and daytime services on both days of Rosh Hashanah.  Evening services on Wednesday, September 24 and Thursday, September 25 will begin at 6:00 PM, and daytime services on Thursday, September 25 and Friday, September 26 will begin at 8:30 AM. 

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