News You Need to Know
Beginning Thursday, May 26, 2022
THIS WEEK AT THE OJC
Password for all OJC Zoom sessions: 109622020
Join by phone # for all OJC Zoom sessions: 1-929-205-6099
EVENING MINYAN & TEACHING
Sunday - Thursday Evenings at 7:30 PM
Mtng ID: 823 8635 4547 | Password: 109622020
Thursday, May 26
10:30 AM
Topic: Text & Context
Teachers: Rabbi Scheff
Mtng ID: 328 555 140

Friday, May 27
7:00 PM
Topic: Kabbalat Shabbat & Ma'ariv
Teachers: Rabbis
Mtng ID: 857 2719 8839
 
Saturday, May 28
9:30 AM
Topic: Shabbat Morning Service
Teachers: Rabbis
Mtng ID: 857 2719 8839

9:10 PM
Topic: Havdallah
Teachers: Rabbis
Mtng ID: 857 8534 4797
Monday, May 30
4:30 PM 
Topic: ojcCares4U Caregivers Network for sharing and support
Teacher: Miriam Suchoff
Mtng ID: 878 7690 8127
Password: 632436

Tuesday, May 31
1:00 PM 
Topic: Chair Yoga on Zoom
Teachers: Rabbi Drill
Mtng ID:812 7152 8262

Thursday, June 2
10:30 AM
Topic: Text & Context
Teachers: Rabbi Scheff
Mtng ID: 328 555 140
SATURDAY, JUNE 4
Join us Saturday, June 4, from 9:00PM to midnight for Tikkun Layl Shavuot: Study, singing, and cooking class!
BAR MITZVAH OF NOAH POHOLSKY
Carrie & Lloyd Poholsky will be sponsoring our Shabbat Luncheon on Saturday, June 11 in celebration of their son Noah becoming a Bar Mitzvah.

PLEASE RSVP NO LATER THAN THURSDAY, JUNE 2
Last chance to add the Bat Mitzvah photo of yourself, your daughter, your mom, your wife to our updated OJC memories. Please send your photos by Tuesday, May 31, to:
TUESDAY, MAY 31
Tuesday, May 31 / 6:45 - 8:30 PM

The Story of Ruth and Naomi

RSVP for information and location.
YOUTH
MEN'S CLUB
THURSDAY, JUNE 14 at 7:00PM

The Boulders game has sold out!

Those of you who have purchased tickets and have not yet paid please mail your check, made out to OJC MEN’s Club , to Jay Rifkin ASAP.  Thanks so much for your support.

Contact: Jay Rifkin - 845-634-5728

Proceeds benefit the Bruce Cowen Scholarship Fund and Inclusion Program
NEW DATE!
MONDAY, JUNE 20 at 7:00PM

You are cordially invited to attend the 18th Annual J. Harold Nissen Awards Reception honoring OJC congregants:

Howard Price
2022 Man of the Year
Rayna Schlossberg
2022 Youth of the Year
Ethan Beer
2022 Youth of the Year
Broadcast via Zoom. All reservations and journal ads must be made online at www.hvrfjmc.org.
OJC Book of Remembrance
2022-2023

We now offer two ways to participate in this important and meaningful fundraiser for 2022-2023. Choose the option that's easier for you!

  1. Download and print out this form and send in a check payable to the Orangetown Jewish Center with BOR on the memo line.
  2. Complete this online form. You can then either pay online or send in a check for payment. Please note that there is a 3% processing fee plus a $0.30 cent transaction fee per online payment.
Either way, please submit your form and payment no later than Friday, June 24. No tributes can be accepted without payment.

If you have any questions, please contact Vera Amins by phone at 845-425-8370 or by email at vivivarda@aol.com.
COMMUNITY
LEADERS FOR TOMORROW (LFT)
AJC Westchester/Fairfield invites you to take part in an exciting, award-winning leadership development opportunity for rising high school sophomores, juniors and seniors. The Leaders for Tomorrow (LFT) program is designed to empower students with knowledge, passion, and purpose as strong Jewish and pro-Israel advocates. Click here for more information.

Interested students should complete the online application by June 30. Acceptance will be based upon your answers in the application and an interview.
Advocating for the Jewish people and Israel. Defending democratic values for all.
Kol Rinah, the Jewish Chorale of Westchester, Celebrates 20 Years of Song.
SUNDAY, JUNE 19 - 3:00 PM
Congregation Sons of Israel in Briarcliff Manor.
For tickets and information click here.