Welcome to our Website.

We hope you will find it lively, informative, and easy to navigate.

The Webmaster

Updated Thursday, February 15, 2018


Sale of Chametz Form
(click here)

State of Israel 70 Years Later
Click here to see Rabbi’s Blog

We are traveling to ISRAEL - April 15-25, 2018
Celebrate Israel’s 70th Birthday
and Yom Haatzmaut
Click here for details.
Information Meeting December 7
7:30 at Hillcrest Jewish Center

Payments by credit cards restored.
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Friday, February 16 – Shabbat Dinner
Reservation Required

Monday, February 19 – Presidents Day – Office Closed

Wednesday, February 21 – Ask the Rabbi - 6:30 pm

Wednesday, February 28 – Fast of Esther
Erev Purim for Kids and Adults
See “Purim at a Glance” flier

Click here to see more



Our Chesed Committee provides comfort to the sick and others through home and hospital visits. If you know of someone who is in need of a chesed (friendly) call or visit, please contact Cathie ( or Vicki (

• Services and Shabbat Observance •

Our Shabbat services will begin at 9:00 am

Friday, February 16
Candle Lighting 5:13 pm Kabbalat Shabbat/Maariv 5:30 pm
Shabbat Dinner (by Reservation Only)

Saturday, February 17
Torah Study 9:00 am
Shacharit 9:30 am
Mincha/Learning 5:05 pm
Maariv/Havdalah 6:13 pm

Shabbat Morning Mini Menschen
(see schedule)


Monday, Thursdays and Torah Reading Days:
6:30 am
Sunday and legal holidays:
8:30 am

Monday–Thursday 7:45 pm
Fridays–May 12–September 15 6:30 pm
Sunday 7:00 pm (rotates)

Sunday evening minyans are at 7:00 pm.
Services alternate between ICCJ and HJC
according to this schedule (click to view).

If you would like to say kaddish on a morning when there is no minyan, please contact Rabbi Fryer Bodzin directly. Email:

• Regular Activities •

Please check the calendar since some of these activities may not be held on certain days.

Please click on each for complete information.

Mini Menschen Services - For infants up to age 5
Shabbat mornings at 10:45 (see dates)

Knit & Schmooze—Thursdays, 10:00 am to noon

Rabbi’s Thursday Class:
Sex, Sexuality, Love, Gender, Desire, and the Rabbis

Thursdays, 12:30 pm–1:30 pm

Rabbi’s Friday Class:
Judaism 101 Part Two–The Lifecycle

Friday mornings, 10:00 am-11:00 am

BIM BAM, It’s Almost Shabbat (for children ages 0-3)
Friday mornings - 11:15 to noon, monthly (click her for details).

Just Ask the Rabbi - Wednesdays, 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm
This program is for post bar/bat mitzvah youth.

Exercise Classes—New time for Yoga. Please click here for details.


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Webmaster: Stan Berkson
Web Administrator: Sam Weiss