West End Synagogue is committed to universal adult study of Jewish sources, history and...

West End Synagogue is a diverse group of individuals and families committed to exploring...

Our innovative, "whole family" approach to Jewish education, Jewish Family Life and...

Our members are actively involved in a wide range of committee activities, from Social Action...

We celebrate holidays as a community, and our Jewish Family Life & Learning programming...

Shabbat at West End Synagogue - Each week is something different... Visit Us!

CREATIVE

We gather for a special contemplative, musical celebration of Shabbat on the third Friday of each month...

QUESTIONING

West End Synagogue is committed to universal adult study of Jewish sources, history and cultural...

WELCOMING

I was pretty sure from the beginning that I belonged at West End given the obvious warmth and...

CARING

Under the umbrella of our Chesed/Caring Committee, WES members support each other in...

Spinoza on Trial

" New Jerusalem" 
The Interrogation of Baruch de Spinoza at Talmud Torah Congregation: Amsterdam, July 26, 1656."

-- a dramatic work by acclaimed playwright David Ives

to be presented as a staged reading on April 11, 2019 at West End Synagogue.

 

Kef Kids: Jewish Fun for Pre K-1st Graders!

Kef Kids - A Creative Approach to Jewish Learning for pre-K through first graders!  

Next classes February 2 and 9 @ 2:00pm! First-timers welcome! To register go HERE

A bi-monthly program on Saturday afternoons offering a fun, hands-on Jewish experience. Jewish holidays, values and rituals are taught through visual art, drama, cooking and music. Kids not only learn about Judaism ~ they LIVE it! 

Shirat Shabbat ("Song of Shabbat") for School Age Children

April 13, 2019 - 11:15am

Shirat Shabbat  for families with school age students at 11:15AM every THIRD Saturday:

Landon Braverman at the piano

Every THIRD Saturday of the month from 11:15-12:15 in the morning, join us for a “camp style” musical Shabbat experience and an interactive Torah service for school age children and parents, with Cantor Ayelet Porzecanski  — an age-appropriate, informal, accessible service designed to learn Shabbat melodies through the magic of song.  Join Cantor Ayelet and talented lay leadership/musicians for a musical celebration of Shabbat for families!  Then join the WES community for a festive kiddush luncheon.  Visitors always welcome!  

Jewish Family Life and Learning - in and out of the classroom

 

Our innovative, "whole family" approach to Jewish education, Jewish Family Life and Learning (JFLL), is a departure from your parents' Hebrew School, making a big impression on kids and parents alike. 

 

 

We are a PJ Library partner! Click on the image to sign up to receive FREE BOOKS!!!

 

 

 

 

Learn more about our partnership with Moving Traditions for our B'nai Mitzvah curriculum!Image links to Moving Traditions - B'nai Mitzvah Program - Connect, Challenge, Change

 

 

 

 

Contact

190 Amsterdam Avenue (at 69th Street)
New York, NY 10023
Phone: (212) 579-0777
Fax: (212) 579-2669
Email: office [at] westendsynagogue.org
Affiliated with the Jewish Reconstructionist movement, Reconstructing Judaism
 

Find us on Facebook

Subscribe to our E-Newsletter