ROSH HASHANAH SCHEDULE: Rabbi Mendy Hurwitz Wants You To Get Ready For The High Holidays


 Below is a schedule with all the details.

Pre Rosh Hashana event:

Thursday, September 22nd, 5:00pm Mayor Mike Spano invites you to join him at Yonkers City Hall. He will wish the entire Jewish Community a Happy, Healthy and Sweet New Year! There will be the shofar blowing and delicious Rosh Hashana treats! Please come and show your support! Looking forward to seeing you there.City Hall, 40 S. Broadway, Yonkers


Sunday, Sept. 25th:

Evening Services: 7:00 pm Escort in the new year with a special prayer service.
Followed by the Rosh Hashanah Community Dinner
Please RSVP so we can have a spot for you at the dinner!

Monday, Sept. 26th:
Morning Services: 9:30 am Special and uplifting prayer service for the new year.
Shofar Sounding: 11:00 am Tashlich Service: 5:00 pm(We will meet at 5:00pm at Untermyer Park)Evening Services: 7:30 pm

Tuesday, September 27th:
Morning Services: 9:30 am Special and uplifting prayer service for the new year.Shofar Sounding: 11:00 am

All Services will be held at Chabad of Yonkers, 600 N. Broadway.

 In May 2008, Rabbi Mendy and Chanie Hurwitz established a Chabad Jewish Community Center in Yonkers.

Their goal is reach out to the Jews in Yonkers and bring them the true light and joy of Judaism.

Rabbi Mendy Hurwitz was born and raised in Brooklyn, NY. He studied at a Yeshiva in Brooklyn and upon completion of his studies, he was ordained as a Rabbi at the Central Chabad Yeshiva in Brooklyn in 2006. During his years as a rabbinic student, Rabbi Hurwitz gained first hand experience leading Holiday programs, directing events, and teaching Torah classes in Russia, Hungary, Spain and Poland. In the Summer months, he lead camps in California and Pennsylvania. He took part in the Rescue and Relief in the wake of Hurricane Katrina. Bringing aid and a message of hope to those left devastated in the aftermath of the storm.

Mrs. Chanie Hurwitz was born and raised in Brooklyn, NY where she attended Beth Rivkah – the flagship Lubavitch girls’ school. Following high school, she spent two years attending Beth Rivkah Division of Higher learning and received her Diploma of Judaic Studies. Chanie directed Camps in Little Rock Arkansas and Sparta, NJ.

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