31 Glengary Road, Croton on Hudson, NY
914.271.4705 [email protected]


Contact the Brotherhood at <[email protected]>

  Co-Presidents:  Marc Schwartz
                  Jim Rice 
Vice Presidents: Steve Krisky
                        Michael Metz
                               Bruce Appelbaum
Bruce Appelbaum
       Secretary: Roy Marcus

Summary of the upcoming Brotherhood Calendar
  Events are at TINW unless otherwise specified.
  Details below and at "Calendar of Events and Meetings"

        Thursday 12/21/2017  Movie: “Havana Curveball”, 7:30pm
        Sunday    1/7/2018     Brotherhood Monthly Meeting, 9:15am
        Saturday  1/20/2018   Comedy Night, Setup 2pm, Open 7pm, $54, View Flyer
        Sunday    1/28/2018   Habitat for Humanity volunteering
        Saturday  2/3/2018    Midnight Run #2, 1pm Setup, 8pm Depart to NYC
        Sunday    2/4/2018    SuperBowl Party, 5:30pm, $20, View Details
        Sunday    2/11/2018  Brotherhood Monthly Meeting, 9:15am
        Thursday  2/15/2018  Lecture: “Who is a Jew?”, 7:30pm 

        Saturday  3/3/2018    Midnight Run #3, 2:30pm Setup, 8pm Depart to NYC
        Sunday    3/4/2018     Brotherhood Monthly Meeting, 9:15am
        Sunday    3/11/2018   Brotherhood Breakfast, 10am, Hillel speaker 
        Thursday  3/15/2018  Lecture: “Ancient Israel Game of Thrones”, 7:30pm
        Thursday  4/26/2018  Lecture: “The Hidden Jews”, 7:30pm

  • Next Brotherhood Meeting: 

         No December meeting, January 7th Sunday, 9:15am

  • Comedy Night - Saturday January 20th, 2018
                                       7pm Doors Open, 8pm Showtime

    Comedians: Alexandra McHale, Steven Scott, Gary Vider
    Comedy Night Flyer and Reservation 
    or pay here  $54 per Person 

  • Brotherhood Evening Lecture Series

Norman Newman manages the scheduling for the Brotherhood lecture presentations. 
Presentations are Thursday evenings at TINW, at 7:30pm.
Presentations are free and open to everyone; so bring a colleague, friend, or ally.
Lectures resume in October. Here is the schedule for the Fall 2017 through the Spring 2018.
For the flyer with the full abstract descriptions Lecture Flyer

Thurs Dec. 21st, 2017         “Havana Curveball” a film telling the true story of a 
                                          unique Bar Mitzvah project.

Thurs Feb. 15th, 2018         “Who Is A Jew?” by Barry Feinberg, a market researcher.

Thurs March 15th, 2018      “Ancient Israel's Game of Thrones” by Rabbi 
                                         Jennifer Jaech. They weren't all nice Jewish boys!

Thurs April 26th, 2018        “The Hidden Jews” by Bruce Appelbaum.

 If you have suggestions or questions, please contact Norman at the Brotherhood email: <[email protected]>

  • Midnight Runs by Brotherhood -

       #2 Saturday February 3rd, 
                   1pm setup & organize clothing, 8pm depart for NYC

       #3 Saturday March 3rd,
pm setup & organize clothing, 8pm depart for NYC

Temple Israel typically does 2 to 3 Midnight Runs per year each on a Saturday night, from the late Fall through the early Spring. Our Midnight Runs bring clothing and provisions to the homeless in Manhattan at night. Learn more about Midnight Run What is Midnight Run written by Steve Samuels, and/or contacting Peter Goldich <[email protected]>.  Brotherhood organizes Midnight Runs to NYC on Saturday nights with students from TINW Center For Jewish Learning.  For more information about Midnight Runs and about the types of clothing we need to collect, read Sought After Items.  if you are interested in participating in a Run, whether you go on the Run or not, we need help at the Temple at 1pm on the day of the Run to sort clothing and make sandwiches. You'll enjoy the process. 

  • Sunday Breakfast Brunch Lecture Series

    Brotherhood Sunday Breakfast Brunch Buffet    Brotherhood Sunday Breakfast Brunch Table Setting

If you haven’t been to one yet, you don’t know what bagel & Lox & eggs & salads & more, you are missing. Not only is the food great but our guest speakers bring a unique social perspective on a variety of topics...and cooking with the guys in the kitchen is a blast!

  •  Temple Israel Brotherhood builds Community!

Our events are open to all, but we need your help to make them happen. Please join us for our monthly meetings to be part of the planning process. We're a group of guys doing good things for the Temple and our community. 
See Calendar 2017-2018, for all of the wonderful Meetings and Events Brotherhood participates in during the course of the year! 
For the previous year's meetings and events, see Calendar 2015-2016.

Any questions please email the Brotherhood Co-Presidents Marc Schwartz or Jim Rice at <[email protected]>

The more active members we have, the more the Brotherhood can do for the Temple. Find out how great it is to participate and connect with members of your Temple Israel Brotherhood!!  We support the Temple and community at large in many ways. 

  • Ushering & Managing Parking  on High Holy Days

Without the Brotherhood, parking for the High Holy Days would be even more interesting than it already is! 
Click here for more information about Ushering Procedures.

  • Brotherhood Renewal Dues Options:

As always, Brotherhood dues are waived for first year Brotherhood membership.
Just email your name and phone number to <[email protected]> with the subject line "First Year Member".

June 1st is the new fiscal year, Brotherhood annual dues can now be paid using PayPal or a credit card, using the “Buy Now” button below and the $40 dues will be charged to your account.

Payments by check are still accepted.
Make checks payable for $40 to “Brotherhood Temple Israel” with your name, phone and email and drop in the mail. 


  For more information, please email <[email protected]>