Welcome to Westchester Jewish Council

  • Night of Jewish Learning and Celebration

    November, 2013

  • Jewish History & Heritage Month

    May, 2014

  • Westchester Music & Arts Festival

    August, 2014

  • Night of Music 2014

    November, 2014

  • Westchester Jewish Council 39th Anniversary Gala Honors Elliot Forchheimer

    January, 2015

  • Julian Y. Bernstein Distinguished Service Awards Ceremony

    March, 2015

  • Yom HaShoah Commemoration

    April, 2015

  • Government Relations Legislative Breakfast

    May, 2015

  • Westchester Stands with Israel Press Conference

    July, 2014

  • Westchester Marches in the 2014 Celebrate Israel Parade

    June, 2014

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News from the Council

Upcoming Events.  Join Us!


Celebrate Israel Parade
May 31, 2015
Westchester Jewish Council Cluster assembly time is 11:15am at Section 1, 55th Street between 5th and 6th Avenue. 

Celebrate Israel 2015 Flyer

Link to flyer
Marching details

What You Need to Know About Anti-Semitism on Campus

Wednesday, June 3, 7:00 - 9:30pm
at The JCC of Mid-Westchester

College Event Jun e2015

Link to flyer

The 2015 Connect-ory is Here

Click here to view our newest directory of Westchester organizations and synagogues

2015 Connectory Cover 

Annual Julian Y. Bernstein Distinguished Service Awards Ceremony

Wednesday, March 11, 2015, 7:30 p.m.
JCC of Harrison
Mazel tov to all the honorees!


DSA Honorees 2015 photo

Click here to view list of honorees
Click here to view additional event details

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Community Connection - the Westchester Jewish Council Newsletter

The Westchester Jewish Council publishes Community Connection, a bi-weekly newsletter covering events and other items of interest to the Westchester Jewish community.

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WAJE (Westchester Adult Jewish Education)
WAJE has a brand new website! Click here to view course offerings, dates and prices and to register online.  

Questions?  Contact Alice Tenney, WAJE Director.


A gallery of photos from past events can be found here.

Israel in Westchester

Have you met the Westchester Community Shaliach (emissary)?  Learn more about Yoav Cohen and the work he is doing in Westchester.  Click here.

Click here to read fun facts about Israel. 

Daily Alert News

Upcoming Events

Sunday, May 31, 2015 - 11:00am
Tuesday, June 2, 2015 - 7:30pm
Sunday, August 16, 2015 - 12:00pm
Saturday, December 5, 2015 - 7:00pm
Saturday, February 6, 2016 - 7:00pm