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There’s a Crack in Everything: Letting the Light In

An evening of conversation and music exploring the life and legacy of singer-songwriter Leonard Cohen.

Wednesday, December 8th at 7:30 PM

Professor Marcia Pally will be joined by Rabbi Menachem Creditor and Cantor Marcos Askenazi to discuss her new book From This Broken Hill I Sing to You–God, Sex and Politics in the Work of Leonard Cohen.

This virtual event is free and open to all.
Signed copies of the book will be available for purchase.

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JCCH, Together With You!

The JCCH calendar is punctuated with many exciting events.  While several revolve around holidays, many others are of our own making and have become lasting traditions.  We are particularly proud of our intergenerational celebrations. Events include Purim Spiels, “Hanukkah Hooplas,” guest lecturers, trips to museums, cooking demonstrations, and even Israeli wine tastings.

PROGRAMMING

See Happenings for details

Wednesday, December 8
SPECIAL EVENT – 7:30 PM There’s a Crack in Everything:  Letting the Light In

Thursday, December 9
9:00 AM Short Story Discussion Group
10:00 AM Menschlikhkeit Before Godliness with Rabbi Barbara Paris

Friday, December 10
10:00 AM The Hebrew Prophets:  Who they were and why they are so relevant today

Monday, December 13
1:00 PM Let’s Do Lunch

COVID Protocol and Policy Update

While we pride ourselves in our cultural, social and educational programming, the heart of the JCCH is its religious life.   Our services are carefully designed to enrich lives, touch souls and create community.  We have musical services, traditional services, large sanctuary services, intimate lay-led chapel services, kids’ services and twice-weekly minyanim.  Everyone, member or not, is always welcome.

SHABBAT SERVICES/ SERVICES

Kabbalat Shabbat Services
6:00 PM Friday

Shabbat Morning Service
9:30 AM Saturday

Morning Minyan
8:00 AM Monday – Friday
9:00 AM Sunday

The JCCH offers a wide range of exciting learning and social opportunities for members of our community. From our Religious School to programs for teens, young couples and families, empty nesters, seniors and more, there is something for everyone here.

CANDLE-LIGHTING TIMES

Friday, December 10
4:08 PM

Friday, December 17
4:10 PM

Friday, December 24
4:13 PM

Friday, December 31
4:18 PM

Harrison Public Library Kids’ Programs…at the JCCH!

The JCCH is partnering with our friends at the Harrison Public Library to host their amazing kids’ programs for children ages 1-5 and their parents/caregivers. Join the fun:

Tuesdays at 10:00 AM – Music, Movement, and More: Join Miss Rebecca as we sing some interactive songs and listen to some stories about big feelings. Together, we’ll learn about all the different emotions and how we express them.

Wednesdays at 10:00 AM – Movers & Shakers: Sing, dance, jump and twirl with Miss Claudia in this fun program for preschoolers!

Thursdays at 10:00 AM – Armelle for Kids: Armelle Gloaguen, award-winning artist and educator, is an experienced teacher and an accomplished singer, songwriter, and guitarist. Join us for an educational multicultural music show.

Masks are required for all participants over two years old. For more information, call the Harrison Public Library at (914) 835-0324.

Pickleball at the JCCH?

We are bringing pickleball to our beautiful, recently restored gym. To help us gauge interest in our community, please click HERE and fill out a very brief survey. Then stay tuned.

Watch the video to learn more about pickleball.

Thank you to our friends at Sportech in Rye Ridge who will be donating our two new pickleball nets!

“Know” Brainers at the JCCH
Coming in January 2022!

A new stay-and-play program for 3-4-year-olds. Drop your child off for an hour of supervised play, literacy development, fine and gross motor activities, and (most of all) FUN!

“Know” Brainers is run by Jodi Berk and Traci Erenfryd, two New York State certified teachers with years of experience in elementary and early education.

Watch for more information coming soon. Questions? Email Jodi and Traci at knowbrainersllc@gmail.com.