Please RSVP for the Annual Dinner - Monday, April 16th

04/09/2018 02:29:19 PM

Apr9

Our Annual Dinner, honoring Shelly & Elie Yudewitz and Suzanne Dance & Andrew Obin, will be held this coming Monday night, April 16th, 2018. Thanks to the great response of our community and friends, we are almost at capacity. If you have not signed...Read more...

The 2018 Annual Dinner - Monday, April 16th

04/03/2018 12:51:25 PM

Apr3


The Sixth Street Community Synagogue continues to flourish. We have enjoyed meaningful and efficient services, serious and thoughtful learning (at all levels), high profile speakers, shabbatons, delicious kiddushes, and festive celebrations. We...Read more...

The 2018 Annual Dinner

03/27/2018 02:51:17 PM

Mar27


The Sixth Street Community Synagogue continues to flourish. We have enjoyed meaningful and efficient services, serious and thoughtful learning (at all levels), high profile speakers, shabbatons, delicious kiddushes, and festive celebrations. We...Read more...

Chametz Forms

03/18/2018 03:57:03 PM

Mar18

Download Form: Word  PDF

Spring Greetings,

The Biblical prohibition of possessing chametz on Pesach applies only to chametz that one actually owns; thus, it is permitted to have chametz in one’s home provided that it is owned by a...Read more...

Barukh Dayyan Ha'Emet

03/04/2018 08:32:13 AM

Mar4

 

We are saddened by the passing of Perach bat Varda Masuda, sister of our friend, Amir Koren.

The funeral was held in Israel. Amir will sit Shiva in his home at 5 West 8th Street, apartment 304....Read more...

PURIM IS TONIGHT

02/28/2018 09:07:00 AM

Feb28

Dear Friends:

 

Purim is TONIGHT. The Committee for Purim Dysfunction would therefore like to take this opportunity to give you some sense of the schedule, as well as various...Read more...

PURIM IS IN 2 DAYS (AND 2 NIGHTS)!

02/26/2018 07:14:19 PM

Feb26

Dear Friends:

Purim is THIS Wednesday night! The Committee for Purim Dysfunction would therefore like to take this opportunity to give you some sense of the schedule, as well as various volunteer and sponsorship opportunities.

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Purim Charity

02/26/2018 01:43:55 PM

Feb26

 

Gifts to the poor is arguably the most important Mitzvah of Purim. This year, we are proud to partner with Rabbi Zvi Romm of the Bialystoker Synagogue, Rabbi Joe Wolfson of JLIC-NYU and the NYU community, and the Masbia Soup Kitchen Network, in providing gifts to those in...Read more...

Barukh Dayyan Ha'Emet

02/19/2018 09:01:10 AM

Feb19

 

We are saddened by the passing of Victor Greco (אלטר אברהם בן דורה), friend of our congregation.
 

The funeral will be held tomorrow (February 20th) at 2:00 PM at the Mount...Read more...

PURIM PURIM PURIM PURIM PURIM PURIM PURIM

02/15/2018 11:15:59 AM

Feb15

Dear Friends:

Purim, now 2 weeks away, is being planned by the Committee for Purim Dysfunction. Allow us to take this opportunity to provide you with some sense of the schedule as well as various volunteer and sponsorship...Read more...

CholentFest 2018/5778 - Menu

02/02/2018 08:56:44 AM

Feb2

CholentFest 2018/5778 is tomorrow!

We are grateful to Eli Szus - our organizer -
as well as to our 15 chefs who have
undoubtedly prepared super bowls of cholent.

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CholentFest '18 is 2 weeks away!!!

01/17/2018 05:59:01 PM

Jan17

 

CholentFest - our annual Cholent competition - is back for a fifth year! Join us for Shabbat Kiddush on February 3rd, and taste a wide variety of cholents.

 

Or,...Read more...

Barukh Dayyan Ha'Emet

01/14/2018 04:37:42 PM

Jan14

 

We are saddened by the passing of Bea Haims, beloved mother of our member, Adina Frank.
 

The funeral will be held tomorrow (January 15th) at the Boulevard-Riverside Chapel (450 Broadway in...Read more...

Barukh Dayyan Ha'Emet

01/07/2018 08:38:17 PM

Jan7

 

We are saddened by the passing of Arleen Gamza, longtime member and friend of our congregation. The funeral will be held in our synagogue (325 East 6th Street) on Tuesday, January 9th, at 11:30 AM.

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CORRECTED: Barukh Dayyan Ha'Emet

01/04/2018 05:33:41 PM

Jan4

 

We are saddened by the passing of Gerty Engh, longtime Office Administrator of the Sixteenth Street Synagogue / Young Israel of Fifth Avenue.

 

The funeral and...Read more...

CholentFest '16 is one month away!!!

01/04/2018 08:31:48 AM

Jan4

 

CholentFest - our annual Cholent competition - is back for a fifth year! Join us for Shabbat Kiddush on February 3rd, and taste a wide variety of cholents.

 

Or,...Read more...

Barukh Dayyan Ha'Emet

01/03/2018 04:38:46 PM

Jan3

 

We are saddened by the passing of Gerty Engh, longtime Office Administrator of the Sixteenth Street Synagogue / Young Israel of Fifth Avenue.

 

The funeral and...Read more...

Barukh Dayyan Ha'Emet

12/21/2017 01:11:14 AM

Dec21

 

We are saddened by the passing of Professor William Schwartz, beloved father of our friend, congregant, and treasurer, Alan Schwartz.

 

The funeral service will be held on Friday, December...Read more...

Tanakh Yomi 5778

10/11/2017 10:56:20 AM

Oct11

Dear friends,

As we begin a new cycle of Torah reading and study, I ask that you consider joining our synagogue in Tanakh Yomi, our (near) daily study of Bible that facilitates its completion in one year.

Several years ago, after I noticed a...Read more...

Shemini Atzeret/Simchat Torah/Shabbat Bereishit 5778

10/10/2017 10:47:38 PM

Oct10



We wish our friends & members a festive
Shemini Atzeret and Simchat Torah
and a Shabbat Shalom.

We can all agree that these announcements are a lot. Try to read them and please join us for as much as you possibly can. There's a lot of davening...Read more...

Sukkot 5778

10/03/2017 07:09:20 PM

Oct3

 

We wish our friends & members
a very happy Sukkot.   If you have not yet purchased your four species, be sure to head over to 26 Canal Street and buy from the Shoshani Family.

Please remember to make an Eruv Tavshillin on Wednesday afternoon.

Please join us in...Read more...

Post Yom Kippur

09/30/2017 08:13:25 PM

Sep30

 

Yom Kippur on Sixth Street this year was beautiful and well-attended!

 

We wish a Mazal Tov to Arezoo & Sam Jesselson upon the birth of a boy on Yom Kippur!

 

We are especially grateful to:

Our Chazzanim: Modi Rosenfeld, Elie Yudewitz,...Read more...

Yom Kippur 5778

09/28/2017 10:11:32 PM

Sep28

We wish our members and friends
a meaningful and pleasant fast.
לשנה טובה תכתבו ותחתמו
לאלתר לחיים טובים ולשלום

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Rosh Hashana 5778

09/19/2017 08:05:11 PM

Sep19

 


We wish all our members and friends
a healthy and sweet New Year.
לשנה טובה תכתבו ותחתמו
לאלתר לחיים טובים ולשלו
 

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Barukh Dayyan Ha'Emet

09/15/2017 02:14:35 PM

Sep15

 

We are saddened by the passing of Edith Taub, mother of our friend Charles Taub.

The funeral will be on Sunday at 11 AM at Shomrei Hachomos Orthodox Chapels, 4218 Fort Hamilton Parkway, Brooklyn, NY...Read more...

Have a Seat

09/11/2017 04:06:27 PM

Sep11

Dear Members and Friends,

With the High Holy Days starting next week, we ask that you submit your seating requests as soon as possible. Seats...Read more...

Holiday Seats / Membership 5778

09/06/2017 06:48:56 PM

Sep6

Dear Members and Friends,

With the High Holy Days only two weeks away, we remind you to please submit your seating requests. We anticipate a...Read more...

Barukh Dayyan Ha'Emet

07/21/2017 09:01:21 AM

Jul21

We are saddened by the passing of our longtime member, Beulah Feld.

The funeral will be held at the synagogue, on Sunday, July 23rd, at 11:00 AM.

Shiva will be observed at 155 East 4th Street, Apartment...Read more...

Barukh Dayyan Ha'Emet

07/09/2017 12:06:00 PM

Jul9

We are saddened by the passing of our longtime member, Dr. Meyer Tendler, former President/Chairman of the Sixth Street Community Synagogue.

The funeral will be held tomorrow, Monday July 10th, at 11:00 AM, at Plaza Jewish Community...Read more...

Barukh Dayyan Ha'Emet

07/04/2017 04:01:58 PM

Jul4

It is with deep sadness that we announce the passing of our member and friend, Dr. William Silver.

 

The funeral will be held on Thursday morning - 10:00 AM - at our synagogue (325 East 6th...Read more...

Fri, April 20 2018 5 Iyyar 5778