Yom Rishon, 23 Shevat 5777

JerusalemNFTY in Israel provides an opportunity for outstanding high school students to spend a summer in Israel. The experience is intended to develop young leadership and to increase Jewish identity. Participants will hike, climb, discover, and explore with new friends from across the continent. Teens return home with significant personal accomplishments, meaningful memories and stories they will never forget.EIE Summer Session provides an opportunity for teens to spend their summer in Israel studying and learning. By combining classroom and field study, students witness in a "hands-on" manner the flow of Jewish history. They also study Hebrew, as it is a crucial tool in understanding both ancient and modern Israeli history and culture. Students become an integral part of life on the kibbutz where the program is based. Teens can also earn course credit at home for the classes they take in Israel.

To learn more about NFTY in Israel program options, please visit the URJ's NFTY in Israel site at http://www.nftyisrael.org/.


Purim 2017

Purim 2016

Saturday, March 11, 2017 • Erev Purim
7:30 pm    Purim Shpiel & Megillah Reading - “What’s My Megillah?”

Sunday, March 12, 2017 • Purim
11 am    Purim Family Service
11:30 am    Purim Carnival (open to children 5 and under)
12 pm    Purim Carnival (open to all)

We ask each Temple member to bring in a box of macaroni and cheese to  use as a grogger  during  all of  Temple Israel’s Purim services.
This food will then be donated to HOPE Community Services.

Purim is a holiday for laughter, costumes, noisemakers and giving treats. Mishloach Manot is the Purim Mitzvah of sending small gifts, usually of food, to friends, neighbors and the community.

Surprise your friends and family with Mishloach Manot gift bags. Each decorated package contains an assortment of Kosher candy and snacks, hamentaschen, and a grogger. Please also consider donating Mishloach Manot to the United Hebrew or Sarah Neuman Nursing Home.

Why should you purchase Mishloach Manot this year?
• It is a Mitzvah to gift baskets of food to family and friends.
• Mishloach Manot sales are an important fundraiser for Chavaya.

Click to order Mishloach Manot this year and support Temple Israel of New Rochelle by Friday, February 17th!

Coming Up


02.17.2017 - 02.20.2017


02.22.2017 9:00 am - 12:00 pm


02.23.2017 9:15 am - 11:00 am

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