Events

Brotherhood Breakfast & Discussion
The Vision and Goals for the New Rochelle School District

THIS Sunday, November 17, 2019 • 9:30 am
with guest speaker: Dr. Laura Feijóo, newly appointed new Rochelle Board of Education Superintendent. Breakfast is FREE, and this event is open to all. RSVP to Mitchell Tarnopal to accommodate for adequate food/seating, but walk-ins are always welcome.

Bourbon & Bible will be rescheduled from Wednesday, November 18, 2019.
We apologize for any inconvenience this may have caused. We will let you know the new date!

WJC Night of Jewish Learning & Celebration
Saturday, November 23, 2019 • 7:15 pm
at Beth El Synagogue, 1324 North Avenue, New Rochelle, NY 
$25 per person. Click to RSVP, and for more information.

Be the Parent, Please – Strategies for Solving the REAL Parenting Problems
Sunday, November 24, 2019 • 10:30 am – 12 pm
This is a Chavaya event, but is OPEN TO ALL! Meet Naomi Schaefer Riley, Author of Be the Parent, Please. Naomi draws from her experiences as a mother of three and delves into the latest research on the harmful effects that excessive technology usage has on a child’s intellectual, social, and moral formation. Click for the flyer.

Israel Action Committee
The Lived Reality in Israel and the Palestinian Territory: Current Political Developments and the Prospects for a Peaceful Settlement of the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict
Tuesday, November 26, 2019 • Doors open at 7 pm, Event beings at 7:30 pm
Representatives of Israeli & Palestinian Civil Society to speak
RSVP to Howard Horowitz, or call the Temple Office at (914) 235-1800 to accommodate for seating. Walk-ins welcome. Click for the flyer.

The Interreligious Council of New Rochelle
Interfaith Community Thanksgiving Service & Reception
Thursday, November 28, 2019 • 9 – 10 am
at Trinity Saint Paul’s Episcopal Church, 311 Huguenot Street, New Rochelle, NY 10801
Rabbi Weiner will be a guest speaker during the Service. Click for the flyer

Social Action Committee & Sisterhood 
Author Visit: Despina Kartson, “Last Night’s Soup Run: Feeding the Hungry and the Homeless”
Tuesday, December 3, 219 • 7 – 8 pm
The author’s personal experiences involve working with a monthly “Soup Run,” a group that served more than 12,000 meals in 12 years to homeless individuals. Despina’s book is available for sale, proceed donated to Community Services Associates. A congregation-wide Sandwich Brigade led by TIFTY from 8 – 9 pm to benefit HOPE Community Services. RSVP/Questions to Sisterhood (Janet Dubiel-Frey or Jennifer Herbst) or Social Action Committee (Amy Ecker or Mia Egelberg). Walk-ins welcome.

Kol Shabbat Service/Dinner
A relaxing and meditative Shabbat evening service featuring reflective music and a thought-provoking sermon, followed by a delicious Shabbat dinner.
Click to RSVP

Mitzvah Day
Sunday, December 8, 2019 • 9:15 am Cocoa, Coffee & Donuts, 9:35 am Kick-Off Blessing, 9:45 am Projects Begin
Sign up by Wednesday, December 4
Click to sign up. Click for the Mitzvah Menu

Blood Drive
Sunday, December 8, 2019 • 8:30 am – 1 pm
at Beth El in cooperation with Temple Israel
Click to sign up with Beth El. Click for the flyer

Food for Thought
Wednesday, December 11, 2019 • 11:30 am
From Strategy Consulting to Women’s Fiction: A Second “Career” in Writing with speaker Rachel Cullen, creative writer and Temple Israel Congregant
Click to RSVP

Community Shabbat Service/Dinner
Friday, January 24, 2020 • 6:00 Service followed by dinner
Share in a lively and engaging Shabbat worship followed by delicious Community dinner. Cost for dinner is $30 per adult, $8 per child (K-6), Tots and Chavaya participants in K-6 are free. Click to join us


On-Going
Social Action Committee – October 2019 Collection
Feminine Hygiene and Beauty Supply Drive
Click for the list of items to donate, and bring to the Giving Corner 

Talmud Class with Rabbi Weiner
Fridays, beginning at 9 am
An Adult Education Class
at Temple Israel of New Rochelle
No class on Friday(s), November 22, 29,
December 6, 13.

STARS (Seniors Together at Retirement)
Mondays for Exercise, beginning at 10:45 am
at Temple Israel of New Rochelle
Check the calendar on the website for activity.

Kol Simcha – Temple Israel’s Youth Choir
Do you love to sing, are you in Kindergarten – 6th Grade?
Click for more information