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May 27, 2013 | General News
Nursery School Classroom Blends Technology & Art
One classroom of budding artists in our Nursery School recently added a technological twist to their annual art show by creating video messages for parents to watch on their smart phones. View slideshow and video.Read More
May 20, 2013 | General News
A Century of Confirmation
We have re-framed all of our past Confirmation class photos, going back almost one hundred years to 1919! They are now hanging together on the 8th floor of the Community House.Read More
May 15, 2013 | General News
Leadership Supports Women’s Equality Agenda
On behalf of the congregation, our leadership, including Congregational President David Edelson, Senior Rabbi Peter Rubinstein, Senior Cantor Angela Buchdahl and Senior Director Livia Thompson, are showing support for Governor Cuomo's newly proposed 10-point Women's Equality Agenda.Read More
April 30, 2013 | General News
A Look at Our History: May 2013
Central Synagogue’s Archives has some unusual photos. This one is of a championship rugby team of 1919.
Here is a fine team with their coach, their gear, and their big winners’ smiles. Or could they be a basketball team, using the laced ball of that time, suited for a game featuring passing than dribbling?
We do not know what F stands for. Do you? The following year’s uniforms are marked FM. Was it basketball or rugby? Whom and where did they play?
Archives looks forward to hearing from you at (212) 838-5122 x2041 or email Archives.
These monthly historical briefs are prepared by Amy Goldberger, Chair of the Archives Committee and Anne Mininberg, ArchivistRead More
April 25, 2013 | General News
Rabbi Rubinstein: Looking Back, Looking Ahead
“It is these guiding texts that propel me to speak with you this evening not as a reflection of the past year, as I usually do, but with heartfelt consideration of who we are as a congregation and what we have become as a synagogue.” — Annual Congregational Meeting, April 25, 2013Read More
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