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.

Rabbi Manes Kogan on this week Parsha.

 

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Featured Events

YOUTH AND FAMILY
Sunday, January 15, 2017 - 12:00pm

Youth and Family Midwinter Swimming Hole Picnic

Come swim at HJC pool for an hour then join us for a picnic lunch.
You provide the blankets we will provide the food. (6 foot heroes anyone?) 

Cost $10 per person.

RSVP by January 10th to familyathillcrestjc [dot] org or Matt at 718-490-6841.

HADASSAH AND SISTERHOOD
Tuesday, January 17, 2017 - 11:30am

 

Hadassah and Sisterhood Present Afternoon at the Movie
“Orchestra of Exiles”

 Is a thrilling story of how one man helped save Europe’s premiere Jewish Musicians from obliteration by the Nazis.

 Cost $18 per person.


SWIMMING CLASSES
Tuesday, January 17, 2017 - 6:00pm

Swimming Classes for All Ages
Lessons starting Tuesdays

8 Weeks Session Beginning January 17

 $150 Members and $200 non-members.

Taught by coach Eric Dorcean
For more information or to reserve your spot
 Call the main office (718) 380-4145

ZUMBA FITNESS
Wednesday, January 18, 2017 - 7:30pm

 

Zumba Fitness
Come for a Free Zumba Class
All Levels Welcome

Sign up at this class for an upcoming 8 Week Sessions.
For more information Email Suzanne at jwannazumbaatgmail [dot] com
or call (917) 923-7153

 

YOUTH AND FAMILY
Saturday, January 21, 2017 - 7:30pm

Pub Night
 The cost is $25 per person.
 RSVP by January 18 
to familyathillcrestjc [dot] org or Matt at 718-490-6841 for questions

MEN’S CLUB AND SISTERHOOD
Sunday, January 22, 2017 - 2:00pm

Invite you to come to Women’s Basketball at
 St. John’s University

Cost $8.00 , kids 12 and under $5.00. 
Paid tickets will be left in the Men’s Club mailbox 
any questions please call Irving Goldberg 718-470-0265

SISTERHOOD AND YOUTH & FAMILY
Thursday, January 26, 2017 - 7:30pm

 

Moonlights
 A Rosh Chodesh Gathering for Women 

Once a month, we will gather at a member’s home
 to schmooze, study, bless, and partake in an intergenerational
 gathering of women of Hillcrest. 

All women from age 25 to 120 are welcome.
RSVP to the HJC office at 718-380-4145. 

For more information contact:
Helen Jacob at crew184ataol [dot] com or
Rabbi Uri Romano at rabbiuriathillcrestjc [dot] org 

Please speak with Rabbi Romano if you are able to host 
a future monthly gathering.

MENTAL HEALTH INITIATIVE
Saturday, January 28, 2017 - 9:00am

Mental Health Initiative
Join Us At Shabbat Morning Services

Jonathan Katz
Director of Jewish Community Services
of the Jewish Board of Child and Family Services

Will Deliver the
Shabbat Morning D’Var Torah

YOUTH AND FAMILY
Friday, February 3, 2017 - 5:00pm

Friday Night Shabbat Dinner with Kosher Chinese Food
 Shabbat Services at 5:00 PM and Dinner 6:00 PM.

HJC members $18 Adults,
 $13 for kids (ages 3-13) Free for 2 and under.
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 Non-members $ 20 Adults, 
$15 for kids (ages 3-13) and 2 and under free. 
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RSVP by January 31 to familyathillcrestjc [dot] org or Matt at 718-490-6841.

MEN'S CLUB
Saturday, February 4, 2017 - 7:45pm
Military Bridge
Prizes and Refreshments.
Contact Steve Zellman 347-235-4889