News from the Council
Upcoming Events! Join Us.
Night of Music & Joy
Saturday, November 19, 2016
Early pricing through November 10: $20/pp ($25/pp after November 10)
Click here to register
Westchester Jewish Council
All Star Game
41st Anniversary Gala
Saturday, February 4, 2017
Thank you all who attended and presented at the Westchester Jewish Council Pre-High Holiday Security Briefing on September 13th.
Attendees heard from County Executive Rob Astorino, William J. Hayes Executive Director, Westchester Intelligence Center and Chief Gregory J. Austin, Village of Rye Brook Police department, and Westchester Jewish Council Security Committee co-chairs Elizabeth Lampert and Harry Mamaysky.
Click here to view our directory of Westchester organizations and synagogues
Community Connection - the Westchester Jewish Council Newsletter
The Westchester Jewish Council publishes Community Connection, a bi-weekly newsletter covering events and other items of interest to the Westchester Jewish community.
In Memory of Shimon Peres
The Westchester Jewish Council mourns the passing of Shimon Peres z"l, former Prime Minister and President of the State of Israel and Nobel Peace Laureate. May his memory be for a blessing.
WAJE (Westchester Adult Jewish Education) Cooperative
Beginning in the fall of 2016, WAJE will cease to offer its own classes but will instead focus on promoting the many existing quality Jewish educational opportunities that are offered by the member organizations/synagogues of the Westchester Jewish Council to the community at large. Click here to see course offerings as of September 2016.
Questions? Contact Lisa Itzkowitz
Rosenthal JCC Tribute
On behalf of the entire Westchester Jewish community, the Westchester Jewish Council paid special tribute to the the Rosenthal JCC of Northern Westchester, and its professional and lay leaders.
View tribute video
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Westchester Jewish Council Board of Director's Statements
A gallery of photos from past events can be found here.
Israel in Westchester
Have you met the Westchester Community Shlichim (emissaries)? Learn more about Oshra Rosenberg and the work she is doing in Westchester.
Click here to read fun facts about Israel.