Driving America: An Entrepreneur's Story in Business & Philanthropy
Tuesday, June 10 at 7:30pm
by May 12 to join the VIP Reception at 7:00pm
Next in a series of
JCC - Joining Creative Conversations moderated by Cheryl Strauss Einhorn
- One-of-a-KIND conversation with Daniel Lubetzky, Founder & CEO of KIND
Questions - Liat Altman 914-472-7672
Pro-Bono Consultant Information Session
View flyer for details
Thursday, April 3 at
View flyer for details
UJA-Federation of New York's Engage Jewish Service Corps is a high-impact
volunteering opportunity for boomers and beyond who want to effect powerful
change by addressing critical issues such as poverty, hunger and the
isolated elderly within the Jewish Community.
Fight Fraud Workshop
Sunday, March 23
2:30 pm at the JCC of Mid-Westchester
- Time typically spent
fixing a stolen identity: . . . . . . 18-24 months
- Amount it can cost you to
recover from identity theft: . . . . $4000
- Learning to prevent
identity theft:. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Priceless
Learn about fraud, scams, identity
theft — how to recognize them and protect yourself. Dr. Griffith will
discuss some of history's largest scams and common scams that people
encounter today. To register, contact Nicole Montoya at
Andrew Griffith, Assistant Professor of Accounting at the Hagan School of
Business at Iona College, is an income tax professional (in private
practice) and a former internal auditor and expense man-ager who
investigated more than 100 cases of fraud. He holds a Doctor of Business
Administration in Accounting and Certified Fraud Examiner and Certified
Internal Auditor credentials.
Israel off Scarsdale and The JCC off Mid--Westchester Present:
Sponsored by the FEIG FAMILY FOUNDATION
Hear ye, Hear
ye, come one, come all to a community carnival in celebration of Purim.
Sunday, March 16 @ 11am-1pm
at the JCC of Mid-Westchester
Featuring games, bouncy castles, face painting, prizes, food & more.
One free popcorn or cotton candy for every kid with advance sign up.
Games and activities are free.
10am pre-carnival Megillah reading.
In the spirit of Purim and the mitzvah of caring for the needy, please bring
nonperishable food items - canned vegetables, beans or tuna, cereal, pasta,
peanut butter and desserts - for packages to be delivered to Hope Community
in The Clouds • Замок в Облаках
SHADOW PUPPET THEATER •
КУКОЛЬНЫЙ ТЕАТР ТЕНЕЙ
Russian-Language Production/Представление на Русском Языке
"Castle in the Clouds", L2coLAB's newest shadow puppet musical for
children, celebrates the immigrant experience with warmth and wit through
original music and lyrics by retelling the stories of our parents and
grandparents. This state-of-the-art production, which uses a uniquely
designed spherical "bubble" as its stage, will appeal to children and adults
Sunday March 9th at 2:00 PM
JCC of Mid-Westchester
Bendheim Performing Arts Center
999 Wilmot Road, Scarsdale, NY 10583
Exclusive Westchester Screening “Gilad Shalit– The Interview"
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 7:30pm
Join us for an exclusive
screening of the documentary film “Gilad Shalit—The Interview.”
Don’t miss this singular opportunity to view this film in Westchester,
followed by an exclusive audience Q&A session with Westchester's Israel
Shaliach (emissary) Yoav Cohen, an officer in the IDF at the time of
This documentary presents the first and only interview with Gilad Shalit
talking about his experiences during five years of captivity in the Gaza
$15 General Admission
$10 Engage Volunteers & Hillel Students*
*Interested in becoming an Engage
As Seen On Fox 5 News (watch
With long holiday break, parents scramble to find stuff for kids to do!
Picky Eaters Into Healthy Snackers
9:15 - 10:30am
Speaker: Ronna Corlin, certified Holistic Nutrition Coach & Wellness
Do you wonder how you can encourage growing children to eat more vegetables,
more variety and food that pack a nutritional punch? Healthy choices
are responsible for creating their cells, tissues, thoughts and mood.
Learn kid-friendly recipes to master the mini-meal and raise the snack bar!
Contact Liat Altman,
firstname.lastname@example.org 914-472-3300, x707
“Israeli Innovation: Embracing the Start-Up Spirit”
How one of
the world's smallest countries is producing some of our most important
Wednesday, December 11, 7:00 - 9:00 PM - Presentation and Q&A
At the JCC of
Mid-Westchester 999 Wilmot Road, Scarsdale, NY
Admission is Free
*6:00pm - 7:00pm - Private
Reception with Gil Tamary and Marcella Rosen for Israel bond purchases of
$100 or more
is known by virtually every Israeli as a top news reporter, having worked
for Israel Broadcasting Authority, Israel Public Radio, and as anchor and
chief editor of "Good Morning Israel." Gil covers a wide range of Middle
East issues from the U.S. and conducts exclusive interviews with many
dignitaries and political figures.
Marcella Rosen wrote Tiny Dynamo to further the mission of Untold News, the
non-profit she founded in 2010 to raise awareness of the innovative and
life-altering work happening
in Israel; humanitarian acts and inventions that are changing the world for
*To RSVP to VIP Reception, make a purchase or for more information, contact
Cynthia Blustein, Israel Bonds/Development Corporation for Israel, at
To reserve your admission click on
the BUY NOW button below. There will be no charge!
Eating On-The-Go for Busy Professionals
Monday, December 9, 2013
7:00 - 8:00pm
Speaker: Ronna Corlin,
Certified Holistic Nutrition Coach and Wellness Educator
With looming deadlines, a long to-do list, travel, tempting take-out options
and constant cravings, it's easy to forget to make optimal choices when it
comes to eating healthfully. Whether “too busy to eat healthy” or already on
the path and in search of clean eating inspiration, this workshop will of-fer
fueling grab-and-go products and recipes to boost brain power, pro-mote
(sustainable) energy and mental clarity. Learn science-based secrets for
eating to reduce stress and restore balanced health on-the-clock!
Next Session: “Turning Picky Eaters into Healthy Snackers”
Tuesday, January 14
See below for details!
Contact Liat Altman,
Connections Open House*
Sunday, November 24
2:00 to 4:00 pm
at the JCC
Hebrew Classes ...For Hebrew Speaking Families
Join your friends and neighbors to learn about the Israel Connections
Program at the JCC of Mid-Westchester. Hour-long classes/meet the teachers,
Chanukah art projects, Chanukah songs, pizza lunch, light the Chanukiah,
question & answer time.
In advance: $25/family
$30/family greater than 3 children
At the door: $30/Family
$35/family greater than 3 children
Director - 914-472-3300, x 412
Join us for kick off of UJA-Federation of New York's Engage Jewish Service
Sunday, November 24, 2013
3:00 - 5:00pm
BET AM Shalom Synagogue 295 Soundview Avenue, White Plains, NY 10606
Join us for the Westchester
kick-off of UJA-Federation of New York's Engage Jewish Service Corps All
around the County, Baby Boomers--that amazing generation of
game-changers--are getting "engaged."
We're building a community of
like-minded people who are part of a new initiative--Engage Westchester!
This innovative model of volunteering is rolling out at JCCs throughout the
Enjoy a little wine and cheese,
some 60s and 70s music, topical conversation, and learn how you can "get
engaged" in meaningful volunteer opportunities!
Eating for Health & Longevity
Corlin, Holistic Health and Wellness Coach
November 14, 2013
Approximately 98% of dieters on traditional diet programs regain the weight
they lost. Embracing a whole foods, plant-centered style of eating is not a
weight loss program, it's a longevity program, but you will lose weight too
(and keep it off!) Toss the food scale, fat-free foods, measuring cups,
spoons and snack containers. Learn how to economically stock your kitchen
with delicious, disease-fighting foods and to eat for nutritional
Day of Wellness
Another festive Community
event at the JCC!
Sunday, October 20, 2013
View photos from the day!
Day of Chesed
Kindness, Service and
Sunday, September 15, 2013
View photos from the day!
Continuing the Growth:
JCC of Mid-Westchester Hosts a Gala to Remember
Thursday, May 2, 2013