Joyful Judaism! 
Weekly E-Newsletter 
September 9-16, 2021
Pleasantville Community Synagogue 
219 Bedford Road, Pleasantville, NY  
Pleasantville Community Synagogue is a welcoming Jewish community with
people of diverse traditions and backgrounds who want to share a
joyous spiritual and cultural home.
Shabbat Services
Please note: There will be no services Friday, September 10.

Saturday morning,
Sept. 11, 10:30 am
Shabbat service at PCS followed by Torah study with Michael Safranek.
A special kiddush will be served outside, sponsored by Michael Safranek in memory of his beloved mother, Susan, on the occasion of her yahrzeit.
Please come to help make a minyan to recite Kaddish.
Protocols include that attendees must be vaccinated, masks will (still) be worn inside during services, windows will be open, and participants will observe social distancing.
Come and help
put up the PCS Sukkah!
THIS Sunday, Sept. 12, 9:30 am.
No experience necessary... Just a desire to have some fun and do a mitzvah!
No need to RSVP but if you'd like to or if you have any questions, please contact Marcy Gray,
Celebrate Sukkot and meet Rabbi Shosh at PCS!
In the PCS Sukkah...
Saturday evening,
6-8 pm
September 25
More details to come...
rosh hashana
If you are interested in attending PCS' High Holiday services - in person or via Zoom please contact
Marcy Gray at
or 914-769-2672 (and please leave a message!).
Zooming the High Holidays from Home
For those of you who will be Zooming PCS' High Holiday services from home, please take the opportunity to perform a hiddur mitzvah, beautifying your space to enrich your observance and enjoyment of the High Holidays.
Thanks to Rabbi Mark for sharing the graphic (below), as posted by
The first day of Hebrew School is Sunday, September 19!
 Returning students do not need to complete the registration form (link below), simply submit payment to the PCS office 914-769-2672, or email Marcy in the PCS office.

***NEW Hebrew School Students*** (including siblings of current students)Click here to complete the Hebrew School Registration Form

PCS will offer Free Kindergarten again next year! No strings attached. New families need only complete the registration form above.
Hebrew School begins on Sunday, September 19.
Mark your calendars for the start to another great year!

Thank you!
Galit (Sperling) Messman
Educational Director, PCS Hebrew School
Looking to volunteer? 
Click here for Volunteer
NY Virtual Volunteer page. 
The PCS office is open Tuesday to Friday, 10-3.
Messages are checked frequently so please leave a message for Educational Director Galit Messman or
Administrator Marcy Gray at 914-769-2672