Sunday, September 14 - noon - Back to Shul BBQ
Join us for our annual BBQ. Come meet our clergy. Make new friends! See all our community has to offer and get to know our Sisterhood, Men’s Club, Religious School and Early Childhood Center. Also meet our new director of Kadima/USY, Dan Risner, and learn about exciting new programs planned for this fall. Everyone is invited to catch up with old friends and see what’s new at Shelter Rock. Fabulous FREE burgers, hot dogs, salads and more! Veggie options as well. Reservations are not necessary, but please let the office know if you plan on coming in order to ensure there will be food on hand. Entertainment for all ages! Our Social Action Committee will be collecting new back to school supplies and new or gently used t-shirts to help children on Long Island in the upcoming school year.
Wednesday, October 8 - 6:30 pm - Sisterhood Sukkot Dinner.
After services, erev Sukkot, join Sisterhood and the entire Shelter Rock Community for our not to be missed annual Sukkot dinner. Reservation deadline is Monday, September 30. There will be no seat for any adult or child without a reservation.
Sisterhood Kicks off the Year - August 7
Sisterhood makes a splash with its first event of the 2014-15 program year: Thursday, August 7, 5:30-9:30, pool party and dairy supper at the home of Doris and Arnie Koenig. $30 per person includes supper. Your check is your reservation. Please make the check payable to SRJC Sisterhood and mail or bring it to the SRJC office, 272 Shelter Rock Road, Roslyn, NY 11576. Attendance is limited to 30 guests.
Daily Service Schedule
Saturday, Sunday and National Holidays: 9:00 am
Monday – Friday: 6:45 am
Saturday: Check August schedule, September schedule
Sunday – Thursday: 8:00 pm
Friday: 6:30 pm
Sunday: 8:00 pm
Rabbi's Weekly Message
This week, Rabbi Cohen explains his conflicting emotions regarding the end of the war in Gaza and gives a preview of topics he intends to cover in the future. Click here to read it.
Rabbi Cohen's other e-mails from Israel
Click here to read Rabbi's Cohen's e-mail from July 11, 2014 in which he describes his experience over the prior 24 hours with the rockets launched at Israel by Hamas.
Click here to read Rabbi's Cohen's July 16, 2014 e-mail from Israel telling us what he is experiencing while there.
Click here to read Rabbi Cohen's July 24, 2014 email from Israel about his experiences this past weeek.
Click here to read Rabbi Cohen's July 31, 2014 from Israel.
Click here to read Rabbi Cohen's August 7, 2014 email from Israel.
Click here to read Rabbi Cohen's August 12, 2014 email from Israel
Two ways to support Israel now
Through our members Brian and Lisa Mermelshtein, please support the efforts of the IDF through this link for the Friends of the Israel Defense League:
Jewish Federations of New York are mobilizing a communal response to the situation in Israel. JFNA has opened a mailbox for Federations to support relief efforts by our partners to provide urgent support in Israel.
Your Event at SRJC
Plan your next simcha at SRJC. Since 1971, DeLuxe Caterers has been the exclusive caterers for the Shelter Rock Jewish Center. Conveniently located in Roslyn, Long Island, DeLuxe Caterers has enjoyed tremendous loyalty by remaining on the cutting edge of contemporary Glatt kosher cuisine. Mashgiach on premises. Under the auspices of the Orthodox Union.
SAVE THE DATE
GOLD PLATE DINNER
Lag B'Omer - MAY 7, 2015
News from the world of Judaism
Zumba and Bokwa Classes
Both fitness classes are given by Debby Snider, AFFA Certified Group Fitness Instructor, Licensed Zumba Instructor and Certified Bokwa Instructor. Click here for current month's schedules.
Zumba is a dance fitness program that blends upbeat world rhythms with easy-to-follow choreography. It’s a total-body workout that feels like a celebration. Zumba is moving millions of people worldwide to health and joy!
Bokwa is a new approach to group exercise that is spreading across the globe. Students draw letters & numbers with their feet while they perform an energizing and addictive cardio workout. If you can move and you can spell, you can do Bokwa!
Come join us! For more information contact Debby.
Ask the Rabbi
Question and answer forum to ask Rabbi Martin S. Cohen
While the Haggadah discusses four types of children, click here to read a modern perspective regarding the four types of young Jewish people about whom we should be concerned.
The goal of the Shelter Rock Religious School is to nurture and develop caring, knowledgeable and involved young Jewish adults by providing an engaging and rich curriculum in a positive and warm learning environment. Our curriculum includes the study of Torah, Prayer, Jewish culture and values, Jewish Law, Israel and Hebrew language. Technology, Art, Music and Dance are an integral part of our Hebrew/ Judaica curriculum. Read More
Our Early Childhood Center offers a secular early childhood education while celebrating the values of our Jewish culture and heritage. The school's highly experienced and dedicated staff creates a warm, nurturing atmosphere where each child is able to grow at his or her own pace. We pride ourselves on the fact that we are the only school in the area offering a dual Hebrew/English curriculum. All programs include hot kosher lunch daily, AM & PM healthy snacks, membership to SRJC, including High Holidays tickets, Tot Shabbat and first year of Hebrew school (Gan) as well as many special programs throughout the year. Early drop off and late pick up available. Contact us to schedule a tour. Read More