In Our Community

Learn Hebrew at Sid Jacobson JCC

Learn conversational Hebrew quickly and easily. Students are immersed in writing, oral comprehension and conversation. Price varies by class RSVP here>

The Port Washington Rosh Chodesh Group 5776-7 (2016-17)

Rosh Chodesh is a special day that Jewish feminists have "reclaimed" for feminine spirituality. Take a morning just for yourself and for Jewish study and renewal. Join this warm, friendly group of Jewish women and explore new and timeless topics and texts.
Upcoming meeting dates / locations:  Thursdays 9:30 - 11:00 am

This group is sponsored by The Community Synagogue, Port Jewish Center, Chevrat Tefillah and Temple Beth Israel.  Contact Sondra Winder, 516-883-5393 or Charlotte Cohen 516-883-1678. 

Frommer's Guide

Cantor David Frommer

Our cantorial intern from 2009 to 2010, is the first cantor to serve as a chaplain in the U.S. Army. 

Understanding War Through Chanukah
Frommer's Guide to Afganistan



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What better way to engage with Israel than to read the daily news? Right now Ha’aretz is offering one-third off their annual or monthly digital subscription to members of URJ congregations. Click here to visit the Ha'aretz website and enter the code URJ to receive the discount.


Penelope's Odyssey at Sid Jacobson JCC

A Bi-weekly support group for parents/caregivers of children with pediatric cancer.  Visit the JCC website page for all Cancer support programs. More...


GASAK Grandparent Advocates Supporting Kids with Autism

GASAK is a support, informational and advocacy group of concerned Grandparents of children with autism. All adult family members are welcome.
At Sid Jacobson JCC. Meetings are held quarterly. For more information, contact Michelle Laser, LCSW, Director of Social Services,516-484-1545, ext. 200, [email protected]