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In observance of Yom Kippur, we will be closing at 3pm on Tuesday, October 4, and will be closed on Wednesday, October 5. We will re-open at 6am on Thursday, October 6.
In observance of Yom Kippur, we will be closing at 3pm on Tuesday, October 4, and will be closed on Wednesday, October 5. We will re-open at 6am on Thursday, October 6.

Partners with the Community

LINDA & GERALD MARSDEN PARTNERS WITH THE COMMUNITY PROGRAMS

Our popular Arts + Culture events go beyond the walls of SJJCC, we take our acts on the road!

Would you like to bring these unique cultural arts experiences to a new audience by hosting a JCC event at your venue? Contact us to be a part of our community!

Refunds will not be issued. 

MASTER OF THE GAME BY MARTIN INDYK
A glimpse into Henry Kissinger’s diplomatic negotiations in the Middle East.
At Temple Beth Sholom
401 Roslyn Road, Roslyn Heights
Thursday, October 20
7:45pm
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CASSOULET CONFESSIONS BY SLYVIE BIGAR
The award-winning food and travel writer shares how a simple assignment sparked a culinary obsession and turned into a quest for identity.
At Melville Jewish Center
2600 New York Avenue, Melville
Wednesday, October 26
7:30pm
$10
Register

WOMAN ON FIRE BY LISA BARR
A gripping story about a young journalist embroiled in an international art scandal centered around a Nazi-looted masterpiece. This virtual program is in partnership with Temple Sinai.
Thursday, November 17
11am
Register

DOCTOR ON CALL BY ALLA SHAPIRO
Shapiro was a first physician-responder at the Chernobyl explosion in 1986, and has become one of the world’s experts in the development of medical countermeasures against radiation exposure. This virtual program is in partnership with Temple Sinai.
Thursday, January 26
7:30pm
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BY THE GRACE OF THE GAME BY DAN GRUNFELD
Dan, son of NBA player and executive Ernie Grundfeld, shares his family’s story of escaping Romania in 1964 and obtaining the American dream. This virtual program is in partnership with Temple Beth Israel.
Monday, February 13
7:30pm
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THE DRESSMAKERS OF PROSPECT HEIGHTS BY KITTY ZELDIS
A mesmerizing historical fiction novel about three women in 1920s New York City and the secrets they hold.
At Melville Jewish Center
2600 New York Avenue, Melville
Wednesday, March 29
7:30pm
$10
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SHANDA BY LETTY COTTIN POGREBIN
Pogrebin, a founding editor of Ms. magazine, exposes the fiercely-guarded lies and cover-ups woven by members of her extended family.
At Temple Beth Israel
18 Temple Drive, Port Washington
Monday, April 24
7:30pm
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OBJECTS OF LOVE AND REGRET BY RICHARD RABINOWITZ
The historian and museum curator tells the story of his immigrant family and the objects that made up their lives.
At Temple Beth Sholom
401 Roslyn Road, Roslyn Heights
Monday, May 1
7:45pm
Register

Elyse Ingber

Director of Cultural Arts

(516) 484-1545 x144

Keeping members educated and entertained is a top priority at SJJCC! Leading this creative charge is Elyse Ingber, the Edward & Bernice Wenger Center for the Arts Director of Cultural…

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