Keeping connected through community, traditions & belief.

Shabbat candle lighting is at 8:08pm

This week's parsha: Korach

Torah reading: Numbers 16:1-18, 28:9-15

Haftarah: Isaiah 66:1-24

Havdalah: 9:09pm

Saturday's Kiddush is being sponsored by

Sydelle Linnemann

in memory of her father-in-law Ralph Linnemann

at the time of his yahrzeit 

Shabbat Services Information

All services are available in person

services or on Live Stream

(Live Stream info will be sent in a separate email)

Friday at 7:30pm- Kabbalat Shabbat

Saturday at 9:00am- Shabbat services

Saturday Minchah service following kiddush


Friday, July 5th at 7:30pm

Rapid Fire Shabbat

Join us for a faster Kabbalat Shabbat service

Adult Education Classes

Israeli Dance Mondays 9:30-11:00am

No experience necessary…Tell all your friends

Start your day with a morning filled with fun and exercise

Taught by Jill Cohen.

Class will meet on July 8th and July 15th

$5 per session for members; $8 per session for non-members

Rabbi's Bible Class, Tuesdays at 10am

The class in on hiatus and will return

in the fall in a new format. Watch for details.

How to Read Hebrew, Wednesdays, 11am

Instructor: Marty Rubenstein

The class is on hiatus until mid August

Class will meet on Zoom

Meeting ID: 872 5649 5836 Passcode: Hebrew

Click here for more info.

Coffee Talk with Rabbi Benson, Thursdays at 9:30am

Coffee talk is meeting at NSJC

Hebrew in the Torah with Ann Helfgott

Fridays at 10am

The class meets in on Zoom

Meeting ID: 814 6543 2972 Passcode: 626522

Upcoming Events


Every Sunday at 9:30am until the hostages come home

We will be meeting in Lake Grove in the Bahama Breeze Parking Lot (corner of Alexander Ave. & Middle Country Rd.) and walk on the perimeter sidewalk of the Smith Haven Mall. 1-1.5 miles total.

For questions email

The most current Information will be disseminated through the WhatsApp link:

Stand With Israel Rally

July 7th in East Hampton

At 2pm, we will be joining a processional for the hostages from the East Hampton Windmill to Herrick Park.

Approximately a 6 minute walk.

The rally will take place at Herrick Park at 3 PM.

Click here for more information about the rally and the speakers.

Lech Lecha: Go Forth Shabbat 

Friday night July 26th at 7:30

This will be the special shabbat for high school graduates

to be acknowledged. 

Please RSVP by Tuesday, the 23rd if you can attend.

Shabbat Under the Stars

Fridays in July

Friday services throughout July will take place outdoors featuring musical and other additions to services.

NSJC Social Club – July 2024 Events

Join us each Tuesday* at 11 am for bagels, cream cheese, and coffee among other refreshments in the Social Hall for social interaction, dancing, and entertaining programs, including:

July 9 Gabrielle Burner, Esq – will discuss wills, trusts, and estates, courtesy of M&T Bank

July 16Henry Beder, PE, DEE – based on 40 years of process experience with Weyerhaeuser Company, Henry will discuss the making of paper and everything you wanted to know about one of the most taken for granted commodities.

July 23 – To be announced

July 30 – Mulvihill Lynch Irish Dancers – They are back!! - an amazing dance demonstration of classic Irish dancing

* $4 for members; $5 for non-members

Upcoming Zoom and In Person Havdalah Schedule

Saturday, July 20th at 9:05pm on Zoom


Meeting ID: 886 8918 4490

Passcode: Havdalah

Saturday, July 27th, meet at 9pm at NSJC

NSJC Book Club

Thursday, August 1st at 1:30pm


We will be discussing the book:

HOME FRONT by Kristin Hannah

Any questions, contact Susan Kessler at or


Save the date: August 18th

 Long Island Ducks Jewish Heritage Night

with NSJC Men's Club

Commemorative baseballs will be distributed by Jewish Community Centers of Long Island. 

More info to follow.

Save the Date

NSJC Vendor Fair

Sunday, September 8th

Volunteers and vendors needed.

Contact Sarah Neber at

Sisterhood Holiday Honey Sale!

Wish family and friends a

Sweet & Happy New Year

with a jar of honey. 

Support Sisterhood and NSJC! 

Just in time for Rosh Hashanah, we will ship an 8 oz jar of Kosher honey with a personalized card reading: 

“Shana Tova - Wishing you a Healthy and

Happy New Year.” - signed with your name.


Cost is $15.00 per jar.

*Order by August 8th for free shipping and handling. 

Click here for more information on placing your order.

NSJC Food Pantry


Help us restock our pantry. Just one non-perishable item each time you come to the synagogue will do the job! Let’s do this together!

Shalom from Bonnie Samuels, Social Action VP for Sisterhood

Judaica Shop

Need a gift? Our Judaica Shop is the largest one in eastern Suffolk County!

Give us a call

at 631-928-3737

or email us: 

Marking a life cycle event? Mark it with a gift from your Sisterhood Judaica Shop. We offer a wide variety of traditional items as well as holiday accessories, hostess items, Bar and Bat Mitzvah gifts, jewelry, talitot, children's toys and books.  

All proceeds benefit Sisterhood and the Synagogue. 

NSJC Board of Trustees


 President:       Heidi Buhler  

Executive VP: Debbi Varano

VP Finance: Eric Zwerling

VP Education:    Lenore Frank

VP Membership: Iris Heller

VP Fundraising:  Brandie Osman

Secretary:        Diane Ritter


Sheryl Roberts- Sisterhood

Robert Benson- Men's Club 


Brian Mankuta -Past President   

Ellen Cordes

Zach Dubey

Ben Etkin

Jerry Green

Mark Israel

Brandie Osman

Stacey Nosenchuk

Andy Polan

Gary Weitz

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