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WE HAVE RESUMED MINYANIM!! To join us, please review these guidelines (here) and sign up in advance for individual minyanim ( here). We will continue to live-stream on Zoom (here) all our minyanim for those unable or unready to attend. 

Plus, don't miss our countless virtual and in person programs each week! Catch them all scheduled here in our weekly bulletin.

Please click here to read our communications about Covid-19 and its effect on our community and shul.

Many in our community are especially vulnerable to even the slightest interruption in their income. If you are in a position to offer assistance, please click here to make a donation to the COVID-19 Relief Fund. Do you need support? We are here to help you!! Just look BELOW!

  Welcome to the 

  Young Israel of West Hartford

 

Founded in 1968, the Young Israel of West Hartford is a warmvibrant and multi-generational Centrist Orthodox synagogue serving the spiritual, educational and social needs of its diverse members and the Greater Hartford Jewish community. 

More than just a synagogue, the Young Israel of West Hartford is a warm and loving community seeking to inspire individuals and families of all ages, backgrounds, levels of education and observance.  

Located in the beautiful and leafy town of West Hartford, CT, with a lower cost of livingaffordable real estaterobust employment opportunities  – together with all the important Jewish communal amenities – come see why the Young Israel of West Hartford continues to attract families from all across the United States.

Plan your visit today here! 

Plus, check out some of our upcoming programslearning opportunities and youth programs and so much more!

To learn more about us and see for yourself why we love West Hartford, click here or contact us at info@youngisraelwh.org.

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DON'T MISS OUT ON OUR AWESOME 

Dor L'Dor: Family Learning Program 

CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE

& DOWNLOAD THIS WEEK'S PACKET

Upcoming Events

All Events
  • Saturday ,
    DecDecember  5 , 2020
    Dor L'Dor Chanukah Edition
    Motzei Shabbat, Dec 5th 6:00p to 8:00p
    December 5th Learn the Packet: Exploring the Laws of and Meaning Behind the Menorah December 11th Menorah Making Competition: Use your new knowledge , Menorah guidelines, and creativity to make a homemade menorah!

    MORE INFO

  • Sunday ,
    DecDecember  6 , 2020
    Chaim Davis' Tamlud Chabura
    Sunday, Dec 6th 9:00p to 10:00p
    Sundays at 9PM on Zoom Join Chaim Davis and explore topics and themes of the first chapter of the Tractate of Sahnedrin

    MORE INFO

  • Tuesday ,
    DecDecember  8 , 2020
    Zoom Open House
    Tuesday, Dec 8th 8:00p to 9:00p
    Come Learn About our: -Rich Jewish Life -Robust Job Market -Affordable Living -Best Tuition Initiative Connect with families and professionals already here! Email Visit@YoungIsraelWH.org for zoom link, or to set up a private meeting. For more information, check out youngisraelwh.org/visit

    MORE INFO

  • Wednesday ,
    DecDecember  9 , 2020
    The Weekly Haftarah
    Wednesday, Dec 9th 11:45a to 12:30p
    Join Rabbi Brander each week as together we tackle the week's Haftarah -- exploring its story, significance and meaning. Wednesday from 11:45 AM - 12:30 PM on Zoom at YoungIsraelWH.org/Zoom

    MORE INFO

  • Thursday ,
    DecDecember  10 , 2020
    Chanukah Night Live
    Thursday, Dec 10th 5:45p to 6:05p
    Join us on zoom for candle lighting with special host and musical guest. YoungIsraelWH.org/ CNL

    MORE INFO

  • Saturday ,
    DecDecember  12 , 2020
    Dor L'Dor Chanukah Edition
    Motzei Shabbat, Dec 12th 6:00p to 8:00p
    December 5th Learn the Packet: Exploring the Laws of and Meaning Behind the Menorah December 11th Menorah Making Competition: Use your new knowledge , Menorah guidelines, and creativity to make a homemade menorah!

    MORE INFO

  • Saturday ,
    DecDecember  12 , 2020
    Young Israel Chanukah Donut Drive
    Motzei Shabbat, Dec 12th 6:00p to 8:00p
    Saturday Night 12/12 @ 6PM In front of the Branders' ( 6 Seneca Road) Donut Drive By pick up Menorah Making Contest gallery and voting All Covid-19 protocols will be strictly enforced You Donut Want To Miss This!

    MORE INFO

  • Saturday ,
    DecDecember  12 , 2020
    Menorah Making Competition
    Motzei Shabbat, Dec 12th 6:00p to 8:00p
    Finished entries should be dropped off at the Kaufman home on Friday, December 11th Voting will be taking place at our Young Israel Donut Drive By on 12/12 Winners will receive Amazon gift card! Don't miss our next Dor L'Dor family learning packet exploring the laws and meaning behind the menorah

    MORE INFO

  • Sunday ,
    DecDecember  13 , 2020
    Chaim Davis' Tamlud Chabura
    Sunday, Dec 13th 9:00p to 10:00p
    Sundays at 9PM on Zoom Join Chaim Davis and explore topics and themes of the first chapter of the Tractate of Sahnedrin

    MORE INFO

  • Monday ,
    DecDecember  14 , 2020
    Chanukah Night Live
    Monday, Dec 14th 5:45p to 6:05p
    Join us on zoom for candle lighting with special host and musical guest. YoungIsraelWH.org/ CNL

    MORE INFO

 

 

For more about what's going on see our weekly bulletin.

 

Do you need help? WE ARE HERE FOR YOU!!


There are a number of COVID-19 Relief programs underway to help address and alleviate the additional burdens of our current situation. 

Please! Help Us Help You -- please reach out confidentially to Rabbi Brander or a member of the board if you are in need of support -- physically, financially, mentally or emotionally! We are here for you!!

You can also tap into a number of community-wide initiatives underway to help provide support:

CLICK HERE to get support with providing Kosher For Pesach meals, personal hygiene products, arrange for check-in calls and to apply for a rapid relief emergency stipend of up to $750 from the Jewish Federation and Jewish Community Foundation. 

Additional financial support is available through the Young Israel. Please contact Rabbi Brander at rabbi@youngisraelwh.org.

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