‘… if you would, do not go on without stopping by …  Let some water be brought, and wash your feet.  Rest under the tree.  I will get a morsel of bread for you to refresh yourselves.  Then you can continue on your way.  After all, you are passing by my house.’  Bereishit 18:3-5

At SHJC we see ourselves as Abraham and Sarah, with our tent open to you, typically with something to nosh!  Please join us, even if you are only passing through.  As you will see from this portal, there is much here we offer for you and yours.  Learn about our people and our programs.

We welcome you to study, pray, and serve with us!, Come, Engage, Participate…Belong!


Special Events

  • Adam Sherman Golf Outing 2017

    Please join us on Monday, July 24th at the Hamlet Golf and Country Club in Commack for a fun time while doing good.  This event raises money that a portion is donated to Sunrise Day Camp, a day camp for children with illness, in the name of Adam Sherman. Click here for the Adam Sherman Golf Outing 2017 Continue Reading »

  • Shabbat Shel Ahava

    The Summer of Ahava  began for the summer of 2017.  The Instrumental Ensemble gathers throughout the summer months to bring the joy of music to our pre-service reception and Kabbalat Shabbat services. Our dedicated group of professional and amateur musicians from the community invites you to share in joyfully expressive new and familiar melodies for Continue Reading »

  • Mitzvah Day at SHJC

    Join us on Sunday, June 11th from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm for a very special MITZVAH DAY at SHJC! There’s something for everybody to do to make a difference!     Come and Write a letter to a Lone Soldier Donate old sneakers to help kick out pediatric cancer Make sandwiches for Mercy INN Donate blood Continue Reading »

  • Refer a Friend

    Our very popular Refer A Friend promotion is back! All you have to do is refer a friend or family member to SHJC, and you get a $200 dues credit ($100 for Early Childhood families) after that friend or family member has been a member for one year. It’s that simple. For more information, please contact Lisa Travis at membership@shjc.org.

This week @ SHJC

Religious Services

Monthly Acknowledgements

In the month of March 2017, donations were made to:

Bimah Fund

Sheva & Peter Harris in memory of Jerome Harris


Chai Fund

Larry Silverman for a speedy recovery of Linda Silverman


Early Childhood Program

Susan & Ronald Goldstein in memory of Morris Baxt

Janice Kalter & Family in memory of Leonore Schussner

Zelda Schlagel in memory of Clara Meltzer

Melissa & Ronald Schweitzer in memory of Michael Muratore


General Fund

Fran Boiko for a speedy recovery of Rabbi Jacknis

Leslie & Alan Chibnik for a speedy recovery of Rabbi Jacknis

Leslie & Alan Chibnik in honor of Justin Kay's Bar Mitzvah

Georgia Cooper in memory of Walter Cooper

Deborah & Lawrence Dryer in memory of Hershel Pniewski

Jan & Kenneth Fine in memory of Jack Fine

Lisa & Cary Kravet in memory of Harriet Greif


Kiddush Committee

Hildy & Les Barry in memory of Shirley Barry

Linda & Martin Bodian in memory of Rose Lerner

Sandra & Allan Dantowitz in memory of Hyman Dantowitz

Lori & Eric Gottheim in memory of Florence Gottheim

Meyer Steinberg in memory of Freida Steinberg

Nitza & Robert Weiss in memory of Joshua Rafaeli


Rabbi's Discretionary Fund

Willa & Marc Gerber in memory of Chester Gerber


Religious School

Beverly & Joel Girsky

Monique & Alan Mensch in memory of Julius Kleinman

Donna Phillips

April & Richard Simanoff in memory of Candi Alma