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SPS Trip: Heritage Journey to Poland with Optional Berlin extension led by Rabbi Rachel Ain

Published on Dec 5, 2018

November 2019 Explore the past, present, and the future, in community, as Rabbi Ain and a tour educator lead this 10 day journey to places and spaces that have all had an impact on Jewish life as we know it today. Registration materials will be available soon. Please let Rabbi Ain know if you are  Read More

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Women’s League Presents: Author Night Featuring Angela Himsel

Published on Dec 5, 2018

 Tuesday, December 11 at 7 pm, Refreshments WL PRESENTS: ANGELA HIMSEL, AUTHOR OF “A RIVER COULD BE A TREE, A MEMOIR” Click flyer for full PDF

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SPS MUSICAL KABBALAT SHABBAT

Published on Nov 19, 2018

Friday, December 7 at 6:15 pm Join Rabbi Ain & Cantor Keren for our Friday night musical service with pianist Zvi Klein, guitarist Ziv Shalev, vocalist Inbar Goldman, percussionist David Silliman and violinist Joel Arthur.

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Young Professionals SOTHEBY’S JUDAICA TOUR

Published on Nov 8, 2018

Sunday, December 16 at 2 pm Join other YP’s on a tour of the Judaica Exhibition at Sotheby’s with expert Judaica specialists. The tour will be divided up into 3 segments: Israeli Art, Silver, and Books & Manuscripts. 1334 York Avenue. RSVP to dfrankel@spsnyc.org.

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MEN’S CLUB SHABBAT

Published on Oct 19, 2018

Saturday, November 17, services begin at 9:15 am The theme this year will be “Our Jewish Veterans” since MC Shabbat will occur a few days after Veteran’s Day. Please let us know if you want to participate and/or are a veteran in the US Armed forces by emailing Joel Arthur at jia333@mindspring.com.

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KRISTALLNACHT OBSERVANCE

Published on Oct 19, 2018

Wednesday, November 7, program begins at 7:15 pm 80th Anniversary of the Night of Broken Glass SPS continues to commemorate Kristallnacht. We feel it is our responsibility to pay homage to this significant date in Jewish History to ensure that it is never forgotten! This year DORIT INBAR, Executive Director of Israel’s ‘New Foundation for Read More

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Shabbat Service with SCOTT SHAY

Published on Oct 19, 2018

Saturday October 27, services begin 9:15 am AUTHOR, SCOTT SHAY will discuss his recent book “In Good Faith: Questioning Religion and Atheism” At a time where many people question if one can appreciate both science and religion, Scott Shay will discuss how one can be faithful in a complex world and secular age. This program is in Read More

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October, November, & December 2018 Bulletin

Published on Oct 3, 2018

Our upcoming events, speakers and more for October, November, & December 2018 ! 

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SPS Symposium on Genetics & Judaism

Published on Oct 2, 2018

Being Jewish: A Scientific, Sociological, and Theological Understanding of What This Means Today as We Explore Genetics and Judaism Sunday, January 13 What is the intersection between science and Judaism? Following up on Scott Shay’s lecture in October on faith and science, this day-long symposium will feature top notch presenters and facilitators as we explore questions of Read More

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WALK WITH TEAM SHARSHERET IN THE “Making Strides AGAINST BREAST CANCER Walk”

Published on Oct 1, 2018

Sunday, October 14 SPS will join thousands of women and men gathering in New York City to participate in the ACS Making Strides Against Breast Cancer 5 mile walk. Hundreds of Sharsheret volunteers, friends, and family members will come together to form Team Sharsheret for breast cancer fundraising and awareness. You can sign up to Read More