Welcome to Hillcrest Jewish Center

A landmark Conservative synagogue serving Queens, Hillcrest seeks to foster a love of Judaism and inspire acts of “Tikkun Olam” -- making the world a better place.

You are invited to get to know us through this video glimpse into our warm, welcoming community with Rabbi Manes Kogan and members of Hillcrest Jewish Center.

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Featured Events

Talmud on One Foot Saturdays Between Mincha and Ma'ariv
Saturday, January 3, 2015 - 4:00pm, Saturday, January 10, 2015 - 4:00pm, Saturday, January 17, 2015 - 4:00pm, Saturday, January 24, 2015 - 4:00pm, Saturday, January 31, 2015 - 4:00pm, Saturday, February 7, 2015 - 4:00pm, Saturday, February 14, 2015 - 4:00pm, Saturday, February 21, 2015 - 4:00pm, Saturday, February 28, 2015 - 4:00pm

Join us between Mincha and Maariv on Shabbat afternoon as we explore fascinating sugyot (teaching sections) and stories from the Babylonian Talmud.

 

Saturdays, January 3, 10, 17, 24, 31

and February 7, 14, 21 and 28

 (Between Mincha and Ma’ariv)

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Lunch and Learn Mishnah and Neshama The Best Teaching of the Mishnah for our Souls With Uri Romano
Wednesday, January 7, 2015 - 12:00pm, Wednesday, January 14, 2015 - 12:00pm, Wednesday, January 21, 2015 - 12:00pm, Wednesday, January 28, 2015 - 12:00pm, Wednesday, February 4, 2015 - 12:00pm, Wednesday, February 11, 2015 - 12:00pm, Wednesday, February 18, 2015 - 12:00pm, Wednesday, February 25, 2015 - 12:00pm

Bring your own kosher lunch (parve or dairy)and join Uri Romano for an exciting text study experience. Each week we will study a couple of chapters of difference tractates of the Mishanah looking in these ancient text for new meaning of our daily life.

Wednesdays, January 7, 14, 28 & February 4, 11, 18 and 25

at 12:00 PM

Please let us know if you are coming so we can plan accordingly.

RSVP at 718-380-4145 or email shaneathillcrestjc [dot] org

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8 Classes. 8 Thinkers. 8 Texts. From the Roots With Uri Romano
Thursday, January 8, 2015 - 7:30pm, Thursday, January 15, 2015 - 7:30pm, Thursday, January 22, 2015 - 7:30pm, Thursday, January 29, 2015 - 7:30pm, Thursday, February 5, 2015 - 7:30pm, Thursday, February 12, 2015 - 7:30pm, Thursday, February 19, 2015 - 7:30pm, Thursday, February 26, 2015 - 7:30pm

From Maimonides to David Hartmann and from Judah Halevi to Abraham J. Heschel. Join us as we explore the contributions of eight of the most important Jewish thinkers of all times. Each session we will focus on a different thinker while learning about his life and reading his writings.

Thursdays, January 8, 15, 22, 29 &

February 5, 12, 19 and 26.

At 7:30 PM

 

Please RSVP so we can plan accordingly 718-380-4145

or email shaneathillcrestjc [dot] org

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Talmud on One Foot Saturdays Between Mincha and Ma'ariv
Saturday, January 3, 2015 - 4:00pm, Saturday, January 10, 2015 - 4:00pm, Saturday, January 17, 2015 - 4:00pm, Saturday, January 24, 2015 - 4:00pm, Saturday, January 31, 2015 - 4:00pm, Saturday, February 7, 2015 - 4:00pm, Saturday, February 14, 2015 - 4:00pm, Saturday, February 21, 2015 - 4:00pm, Saturday, February 28, 2015 - 4:00pm

Join us between Mincha and Maariv on Shabbat afternoon as we explore fascinating sugyot (teaching sections) and stories from the Babylonian Talmud.

 

Saturdays, January 3, 10, 17, 24, 31

and February 7, 14, 21 and 28

 (Between Mincha and Ma’ariv)

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Jewish Insights Youth & Family Program Modern Issues, Eternal Sources 2.0 With Uri Romano
Saturday, January 10, 2015 - 6:00pm

Each session we will study modern controversial topics on the basis of Jewish sources. Topics may include: Business Ethics, Social Justice, Consumerism, Immigration rights, Workers Rights, etc.

Saturdays, January 10 and 24 & February 14 and 28

 Please let us know if you are coming so we can plan accordingly.

 RSVP to Matt Resnick (718) 490-6841 hillcrestjcyflcatgmail [dot] com

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MEN'S CLUB
Saturday, January 10, 2015 - 8:00pm

Line Dancing

For questions contact Martin Guttman.

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Lunch and Learn Mishnah and Neshama The Best Teaching of the Mishnah for our Souls With Uri Romano
Wednesday, January 7, 2015 - 12:00pm, Wednesday, January 14, 2015 - 12:00pm, Wednesday, January 21, 2015 - 12:00pm, Wednesday, January 28, 2015 - 12:00pm, Wednesday, February 4, 2015 - 12:00pm, Wednesday, February 11, 2015 - 12:00pm, Wednesday, February 18, 2015 - 12:00pm, Wednesday, February 25, 2015 - 12:00pm

Bring your own kosher lunch (parve or dairy)and join Uri Romano for an exciting text study experience. Each week we will study a couple of chapters of difference tractates of the Mishanah looking in these ancient text for new meaning of our daily life.

Wednesdays, January 7, 14, 28 & February 4, 11, 18 and 25

at 12:00 PM

Please let us know if you are coming so we can plan accordingly.

RSVP at 718-380-4145 or email shaneathillcrestjc [dot] org

Click to View Flyer

8 Classes. 8 Thinkers. 8 Texts. From the Roots With Uri Romano
Thursday, January 8, 2015 - 7:30pm, Thursday, January 15, 2015 - 7:30pm, Thursday, January 22, 2015 - 7:30pm, Thursday, January 29, 2015 - 7:30pm, Thursday, February 5, 2015 - 7:30pm, Thursday, February 12, 2015 - 7:30pm, Thursday, February 19, 2015 - 7:30pm, Thursday, February 26, 2015 - 7:30pm

From Maimonides to David Hartmann and from Judah Halevi to Abraham J. Heschel. Join us as we explore the contributions of eight of the most important Jewish thinkers of all times. Each session we will focus on a different thinker while learning about his life and reading his writings.

Thursdays, January 8, 15, 22, 29 &

February 5, 12, 19 and 26.

At 7:30 PM

 

Please RSVP so we can plan accordingly 718-380-4145

or email shaneathillcrestjc [dot] org

Click to View Flyer

Talmud on One Foot Saturdays Between Mincha and Ma'ariv
Saturday, January 3, 2015 - 4:00pm, Saturday, January 10, 2015 - 4:00pm, Saturday, January 17, 2015 - 4:00pm, Saturday, January 24, 2015 - 4:00pm, Saturday, January 31, 2015 - 4:00pm, Saturday, February 7, 2015 - 4:00pm, Saturday, February 14, 2015 - 4:00pm, Saturday, February 21, 2015 - 4:00pm, Saturday, February 28, 2015 - 4:00pm

Join us between Mincha and Maariv on Shabbat afternoon as we explore fascinating sugyot (teaching sections) and stories from the Babylonian Talmud.

 

Saturdays, January 3, 10, 17, 24, 31

and February 7, 14, 21 and 28

 (Between Mincha and Ma’ariv)

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A Year of Torah Lecture with Uri Romano Women of the Torah
Sunday, January 18, 2015 - 10:00am

From Eve to the midwives in Egypt and from Sarah to the daughters of Zelophehad. We invite you to meet women who were circumcisers, prophets, lawyers and leaders.

Please let us know if you are coming so we can plan accordingly.

RSVP @ 718-380-4145 or shaneathillcrestjc [dot] org

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