Wednesday, June 10, 2020

8 am
1 event

Daily Minyan

Location: Virtual

From: Monday–Friday, 8:00–8:15 am


All are invited to join us each morning Monday through Friday on Zoom.
For the link, please email [email protected].


12 pm
1 event

Coffee with Clergy (and Special Guests)

Location: Virtual—live on Central's Facebook page

From: Tuesdays & Thursdays, 12:00–12:30 pm


Join us on Tuesdays and Thursdays at noon for this great chance to connect virtually in-person with Central’s clergy team. A different member of our clergy team—or a special guest!—will share a favorite text, a new piece of music or arrangement, answer questions, or even lead a short cooking segment.


Tuesday, April 13: Rabbi Nicole Auerbach speaks with Naftuli Moster of Young Advocates for Fair Education (Yaffed) about his advocacy to improve general studies education for Hasidic and Haredi children, enabling them to learn secular knowledge and skills alongside traditional curricula of Judaic studies.

Thursday, April 15: Join Rabbi Ross for his conversation with autistic advocate and Wandering Jews of Astoria board member Meredith Nicholson about the importance of Autism Awareness and Acceptance month and what meaningful allyship with autistic people looks like.

To join us online for this program, simply visit Central Synagogue’s Facebook page.


8 pm
1 event

What is Sleep? Sleep Wellness 101:How to better understand your own sleep to improve it

Location: Virtual

From: 8:00 pm - 9:00pm


Ruthie Nachmany, certified sleep coach and founder of The Rest, will lead a discussion on what sleep is, why we do it, the connection between sleep and other aspects of health and wellness, and what you should know about your own sleep in order to improve it. We’ll cover sleep challenges and recommendations, and conclude with a discussion around sleep challenges presented by COVID-19 and tactics for getting good sleep right now. The talk will also touch on the Jewish concept of a day of rest, and how that relates to sleep, rest, and overall wellness. There will be an opportunity for Q&A at the end.

Ruthie has also opened up a few complimentary sleep consultations for Central Synagogue members as part of the workshop. We will send a signup link for these sessions to anyone who attends the lecture.

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