ARDEN HEIGHTS BOULEVARD JEWISH CENTER

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Friday evening services start at 7:30 P.M. and are family oriented. The children are encouraged to attend and take an active part in the service. An Oneg Shabbat follows each service.

Shabbat morning services are begin at 9:30 A.M. and include a traditional Shacharit, Torah discussion (with a bagel nosh), Torah Service, and Musaf, and end with a Kiddush.

High Holy Days and Festivals are celebrated in the Conservative tradition throughout the year.

Special services are held throughout the year to commemorate occasions such as Yom Hashoah and Israeli Independence Day. The Temple annually holds a community Passover seder as well as a Sukkah luncheon.



Rabbi Stephen Stern, PhD

1766 Arthur Kill Road
Staten Island, New York 10312
telephone: (718) 948-6782
fax: (718) 948-0987

OFFICE HOURS: REGULAR HOURS (from after Labor Day through June 30) Sunday: 10:00AM-Noon; Monday-Thursday: 1:30-6:30PM Friday: 12:30-2:30PM
SUMMER HOURS (from July 1st through the Labor Day Weekend) : Sunday 10AM-12 noon, Monday-Thursday: 2-6PM, closed Friday

closed Labor Day, Rosh Hashanah, Yom Kippur, first two days of Sukkot, Shemini Atzeret, Simchat Torah, first and last two days of Passover, and Shavuot, 4th of July

Driving instructions: From the Outer Bridge Crossing--take the second exit #2 "West Shore Expressway to exit #4, Arthur Kill Road. Make a right at the traffic light. Bear left, go approximately 3/4 of a mile. The Center is on your right. From the Verrazano Narrows Bridge--follow the sign reading "New Jersey" to the West Shore Expressway. Get off at Muldoon Avenue and go to Arden Avenue, make a left, 1 block to Arthur Kill Road, at the light make a left. The Center is on your right.