Breakfast at 9:15 a.m. Program begins at 10 a.m.
This abbreviated service runs 10 a.m. – Noon followed by a Kiddush.
The Alternative Shabbat service includes some basic meditation techniques and gentle yoga postures, including chair yoga. Our goal is to help you find your own connections to the liturgy beyond the words on the page. through your heart, your mind, body and spirit.
To save on printing and mailing costs as well as allowing for more timely publication, the Kehilataynu monthly newsletter is no longer being mailed. Instead, it will be posted on the website on the linked page as well as here. Previous months’ editions are linked below.
Most SHABBAT MORNINGS we hold our traditional egalitarian service, beginning at 9:30 a.m. followed by Kiddush. It is a complete service with a triennial cycle Torah reading. Everyone is welcome!
ALTERNATIVE SERVICE on occasional Shabbat mornings (approximately every 6 weeks)begin sat 10:00 a.m. This service takes place in the lounge, features a little less liturgy, and engages mind, body, and soul to get the most out of Shabbat. Everyone is welcome.
FRIDAY NIGHT SERVICES are held on the first and third Friday evening of each month; NEW SPEAKER SERIES SERVICE is on the third Friday.
A WEEKLY THURSDAY MORNING MINYAN is held at 9:00 a.m. This is a complete traditional egalitarian morning service with a short Torah reading. Need a little help navigating a weekday service? New to wearing a tallit? Considering wearing tefillin? No worries! We will help you acclimate. Women and men are encouraged to participate. Everyone is welcome.
RIVERFRONT SERVICES during the summer months typically take place on the first and third Fridays from June through early September. A detailed description of where to find your First Hebrew community at Peekskill’s Riverfront Green Park on the Hudson is posted in the home page announcements during the season.
Come to First Hebrew for $2,000 in total guaranteed prizes, plus an average of $1,000 awarded in specialty games.
Doors open 5 p.m. and games begin 7:15 p.m. every Wednesday (except holidays – check First Hebrew’s website calendar.) First Hebrew is just west of the Beach Shopping Center, at 1821 Main St., Peekskill. Info: (914) 739-0500.
At the supermarket – at the movies – when eating out – buying clothes and gifts —
Make your purchases with the store’s own gift card purchased through the FHC Scrip Program.
Stores donate a percentage of all gift cards bought through SCRIP to non-profits like First Hebrew. Turn Purchasing Power into Fundraising at:
Barnes & Noble
Stop & Shop
Movies, restaurants, & more!
Order by the end of the month for pick-up after the 10th. Visa & MasterCard are accepted on orders over $500.
For details call the office at 914-739-0500. Click here to download the SCRIP form.