Events at WJC
Monday, May 9th at 7:30pm
Good for the mind, body and spirit. Led by world-famous teacher Shmulik Gov-Ari.
Shema Israel: "Listen to the People of Israel"
Tuesday, May 10th at 7:30pm
Rabbi Segelman launches this study session exploring Biblical and Talmudic texts that establish the foundation of two important principles in Jewish tradition and ethics: "You shall love your neighbor as yourself" and "Power and Powerlessness."
Sunday, May 15th 4pm-6:30pm
Celebrate Israel with LEGO and Dancing @ WJC Join us as we build Jerusalem out of LEGO at our annual celebration of Yom Ha'atzmaut, Israel Independence Day. Sponsored by the WJC Israel Committee. Programs for children, families, adults, and teenagers throughout the afternoon. Israeli dancing with Shmulik Gov-Ari will be offered for little ones and adults. Light dairy dinner will be served following the program.
Shema Israel Guest Speaker: Jeremy Ben-Ami of J Street
Thursday, May 19th at 7:30pm
The founder and president of J Street, an organization that calls itself, "the political home for Pro-Israel, Pro-Peace Americans," will discuss the values that motivate his work and share an open exchange of ideas with Rabbi Segelman.
WJCenter Stage Concert: Nava Tehila
Sunday, May 22nd at 5:30pm
Don't miss this Israeli ensemble's only concert in the NY Metro area. Listen to their music here & watch the official video clip of "Oseh Shalom" here. For tickets, RSVP to [email protected]; $18/seat; $40 max/family
Music at WJC
A Message from the Rabbi
Past and Present Prayer at WJC
Click here to read Rabbi Segelman's discussion of past and present prayer services at WJC, and the principles that inform his vision of the future.
Sunday, May 8th at 7pm
Enjoy and experience the power of great music, communal singing and soulful praying. Women's choir will perform and a special surprise for Moms!
Friday, May 13th at 7:30pm
An uplifting, participatory, musical Kabbalat Shabbat with family and friends, accompanied by instrumental music. Click here to listen to some of the tunes that we'll be using at our future services!
Saturday, May 21st at 10:15am
Led by Cantor Ethan Goldberg, Rabbi Monosov and Shoshi Rosenbaum, this 90-minute service includes group prayer, singing accompanied by instruments, silence for personal reflection and a brief Torah reading and sermon.
Senior Cantorial Recital at JTS with Cantor Ethan Goldberg and Shoshi Rosenbaum
WJC in the News
Making News & Building Community
WJC Early Childhood offers Mommy & Me, in addition to programs for 2, 3, 4, and 5 year-olds. Browse our website to learn more about our Early Childhood programs or call 914-698-2767 for more information.
Early Childhood Education
We are a community of teachers, parents and children and offer an Early Childhood Education program that supports children's physical, social, emotional and cognitive growth - all in the context of a Jewish environment. Please come visit our newly renovated, state of the art facility and meet some of our energetic, experienced staff.
Baby Group at WJC
Join Ellen Ferber, M.Ed., L.C.S.W., as we discuss ways to support the healthy growth and development of your baby and learn new things about your baby's capacities.
Summer Fun @ WJC!
Sisterhood Gift Shop
Not too soon to think about Passover!
Open Sundays from 9:30am-12pm or by Appointment
The Sisterhood Gift Shop at WJC carries beautiful ritual items of every description and price range and a selection of artisan craft items from around the world.
We have a wonderful selection of jewelry, accessories, seder plates, menorahs, mezuzahs, tallitot, as well as gift items for the home and novelty items for kids and adults.
For more information, contact Carol Fasman by email at [email protected] or call the office at (914) 698-2960 for current hours or to schedule an appointment.
The Dan and Beverly Cannold Religious School innovatively combines formal classroom instruction with enrichment programs to provide an engaging and dynamic experience for children and families. Please contact Aleza Kulp, Education Director, at 914-698-2966 for more information.
Shabbat Youth Services
Youth Services are offered on Shabbat for all ages groups. Programs include Torah for Tots for children in Nursery School through Kindergarten, Youth Services for children in the 1st - 6th grade and Teen Schmooze for children in 7th grade through High School.