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Hollis Hills Bayside Jewish Center

A Jewish Community Built on Caring, Prayer and Learning

210-10 Union Turnpike, Hollis Hills, NY 11364
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Cantor’s Corner

  • Some Points of Interest & HHBJC Happenings to Share In early October it was announced that Arthur Ashkin, Ph.D, 96 years old, born in Brooklyn and Jewish, won the Nobel Prize in Physics. He shared the prize with two of his colleagues. He was awarded this honor for his groundbreaking work on optical tweezers (optical trapping). It is described as the method of using ...
  • Dates and Events to Remember from Cantor Zim As we begin the New Year, here are some DATES TO REMEMBER & DATES TO LOOK OUT FOR…   Come join our unique “YIDDISH CLUB”. We will learn a bisel, laugh a bisel and nosh a bisel. All are welcome! (Wednesday evenings at 8:00 PM) DATES:  OCTOBER 24th & NOVEMBER 28th              LEARN TO LEAD SERVICES (DAVEN)” Program. ...
  • Remembering My Dear Friend Mordechai Sobol My intention was to write an article reflecting on our beautiful Rosh Hashanah services but due to life’s unexpected turn of events, it is with tremendous sadness and shock that I tell you that my very dear friend and esteemed Colleague, Dr./Cantor Mordechai Sobol, suddenly passed away on September 15th of a massive brain aneurysm. ...
  • Looking Ahead 5779 Wow, this summer has been so hot but it has been a beautiful one…We just celebrated our merger with the Jewish Center of Oak Hills with a very special Friday Night Service & Dinner and Saturday morning Shabbat Service. So many attended this celebratory Shabbat and our Congregation was filled with spirituality, love and friendship. ...
  • Music for the Heart & Soul Jewish Talent Hits Broadway I would like to share with all of you the beautiful moment I recently experienced at the Cantors Assembly Convention a few weeks ago, which took place in West Palm Beach, Florida. Although we were right near the beach, we stayed indoors, going from session to session, filled with music, interesting lectures, tradition and friendship. ...
  • Our Mamas and Papas June and I were down in Florida recently celebrating our grandson Jordan’s graduation from Miami Law School. I was choked up the entire weekend because it was a special day of celebration. It was also Mother’s Day and I get very emotional not only thinking of my mother but the beauty and uniqueness that all ...
  • Celebrating Israel’s 70th Anniversary-Shabbat Service & Kiddish on May 5th In Honor of Rabbi Joe & Chana Simckes Seventy years since the establishment of our beloved State of Israel. What an incredible milestone! Celebrations have been taking place across the entire Jewish world. Israel has been singing, dancing & beaming with pride. Jews of all ages & backgrounds are in a “state of Simcha”. Our Jewish Homeland is strong & vibrant!  I was touched and ...
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