Pleasantville Community Synagogue
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.
Please note: There will be no Friday night services, Feb. 14
9:30 am: Meditation with Rabbi Julie
10 am: Morning Shabbat service, followed by a kiddush lunch and Torah study with Rabbi Julie.
Coming up at and for PCS
Sunday, Feb. 23, 2 pm:
Another great day of service for teens and adults at the Edenwald Cottage School. For more info or to RSVP, email Social Action Committee chair
or call the PCS office, 760-2672.
Sunday, March 1, 10 am:
Exploring Judaism class with Rabbi Julie. Email Rabbi Julie at
or call 769-2672 if interested.
Wednesday, March 4, 7 pm:
5th-6th grade meeting for B'nei Mitzvah families.
Sunday, March 8, 3 pm:
PURIM celebration! No Hebrew school that day so all are invited to come to a party for ALL ages! Click
In the Area
Growing Resilience: A Community Conversation
Thursday, Feb. 13, 7 pm
at the Pleasantville High School Library
Teens, parents and community members: Our youth are joining us for this meeting and will be providing us with an update on all of the extraordinary work they are doing with their peers.
to see WJCS Jewish Spiritual Healing Center spring calendar of classes and programs.
Literacy Volunteers of The Tarrytowns, Warner Library
Tutor Training Workshop: March 7, 14, 21, 28, April 4, 18
(9:30 am- 12:30 pm, Saturdays)
Would you like to spend some time with wonderful people helping to plan PCS' Annual Gala?
Here are some areas you could help with, even just for an hour or two!
If interested, please email Lisa Nicotra at
firstname.lastname@example.org or call
at 769-2672, a
nd thank you!
Sign Up for a Meal for Diana Benattar!
Please click HERE or below to sign up, or copy and paste the link below to deliver a meal, if possible. It is so appreciated!
Diana Benattar and PCS pup, Mason, sharing a smile on PCS' front steps.
Sprout Westchester programs for the little ones!
All events take place at Sprout Westchester, 500 Yorktown Road, Croton-on-Hudson, NY
Wednesday, March 4
, 4-5:45 p.m.
Get ready for Purim by baking
cookies. Participants will make some cookies to take home and pack others in their
Purim gift baskets to share with family and friends.
Ages 4 and up. $18 per child.
Tour offered at 4:15 p.m.
Sunday, March 29
, 1:30-3 p.m.
Sprout's art specialist will lead this hands
on activity, and each participant will bring home their own handmade piece of
to use during your Passover celebrations.
Ages 4 and up. Tour offered at 1:
Jewish summer camp is one of the top ways to build Jewish identity and pride in a fun way. Sprout Westchester is a Jewish Day Camp for young and school aged-children, and is affiliated with Young Judaea. Rabbi Julie has some $180 discount certificates, and there are also scholarships available.
PCS and "Partners in Caring"
, a social worker from Westchester Jewish Community Services (WJCS) has recently been assigned as PCS' new Partners in Caring contact.
Jill can be contacted at WJCS at 914-761-0600, ext. 2170 or at email@example.com.
All meetings are strictly confidential.
Help Repair the World
Leslie Mack, chair,
PCS Social Action Committee
How can PCS contribute to repairing the world? What individual and group social action and tikkun olam projects can we participate in throughout the year?
to go to PCS' home page to find the link for the growing list.
mail Leslie Mack
with any ideas that you would like to share with PCS as part of our mission to become a Lamed Vavnik community.
We want to hear from everyone!
The PCS office is closed on Mondays but messages are checked. Please feel free to leave a message at 769-2672, or send an email. Someone will respond as soon as possible.
Costume contest with prizes!
Megillah reading, noisemakers, and
Live music with Brian Gelfand!
And holiday Tzedakah:
Please bring in canned goods and/or $
for the Mosholu Montefiore Community Center Food Pantry in the Bronx.
From the Rabbi
to read Rabbi Julie's most recent blog post on how to "vote for your voice in Israel."
See flyer below or click here
for more info.
Come to PCS to help make a minyan!
Come enjoy the spirituality, learning, community, and Shabbat Shalom at PCS. Bring a family member or invite a friend!
Please click on the link below to sign up!