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OZ Weekly - UPDATED LINK: Miketz 5782 + Chanukah, Events, More...

12/03/2021 11:25:40 AM


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  • Whats Happening - Click HERE

  • Rabbi Jonathan Sacks z'l: Appearance & Reality - Click HERE
  • Rabbi Norman Lamm z'l: Chanukah - The Message of Beauty (1952) - Click HERE

  • Assorted Anshei Divrei Torah - Click HERE



  • Celebrating our Community’s Decades of Dedication and 95 Years @ West 95th Street
  • Join us for a L’Chaim and claim Your Special Sponsors Gift when you make a donation in multiples of $95, and help us urgently raise $195,000 for critical façade repair


December’s for New Members!

  • New Membership Drive & Discounts at
  • New Member Kiddush Luncheon at the Rabbi’s Apartment on Dec. 11 @ 1:00pm

Smile with OZ on Amazon: A percentage of purchases comes back to OZ!

Chesed Fund Chai Campaign

New Late Maariv  @ 9:00pm — meets Monday-Thursday

Thank You

  • Heather Conn & all your volunteers & participants for the great and Sold-Out - Trivia & Wine Event!
  • Stay tuned for more…

Mazel Tov

  • Sandy & Nathan Schwartzberg, on the birth of their daughter Maya

Lights, Camera, Action: Chanukah Lighting Raffle Winners

  • Thank you for all the submissions!
  • 1st Prize - Ari & Ava Kramer
  • 2nd Prize - Jennie Kraut
  • 3rd Prize: Shai & Sara Canaan  
  • Honorable ‘Menchen’: Jack & Arielle Berlin, Nechama Rosenberg, Bezalel Kosofsky ($18 @ Roma)

Chanukah Delicious Kiddush

  • Thank you to all our Chai & Anonymous Sponsors!
  • Chad, Yael, Lily, & Aliza Hopkovitz — Happy Chanukah Birthday to Talia!
  • Pinhas & Matanya Zekry, in memory of their grandparents - Rabbi David ben Baruch HaKohen z'l and Rabbi Yitzchok ben Rivka v Aharon Hakohen z'l

Hashkama Kiddush

  • Bill Apple, in memory of his mother, Anne Apple - Chana Chaya bas Moshe Yosef, z”l (3 Teves)


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Chanukah Delicious Kiddush

  • December 4  following Festive Hallel & Rosh Chodesh Shacharis
  • Lots of Latkes, Sufganiyot, Treats & More!
  • Sponsors welcome at

Youth Dept. Chanuka Chagiga

UJA Zoom: Humor in Jewish & Israeli Design

West Side Hatzoloh Community CPR Course

Land & Legacy Series with Micah Halpern is Back!

FNL: Friday Night Live - Tisch at OZ

  • Join us for Dessert on Dec. 10 @ 8:00pm - 
  • Hot Cholent, Delicious Desserts, Divrei Torah with Rav Goldwicht and More...
  • Sponsors welcome at

 TNLP Talk with Musuem Guy Nachliel Selavan

Youth Dept. Weekend Movie Matinee


Friday, Dec. 3 Chanukah (Kislev 29)

  • 6:00am Shacharis
  • 6:45am Shacharis
  • 7:45am Shacharis
  • 4:11pm Candle Lighting
  • 4:20pm Zman Mincha Maariv

Shabbos, December 4 (Kislev 30)
Chanukah, Rosh Chodesh Teves, Parshas Miketz

  • 7:30am Hashkama
  • 9:15am Shacharis
  • 11:15am Chanukah Kiddush
  • 3:30pm Text & Context
  • 4:00pm Mincha
  • 4:20pm Shalosh Seudos
  • 5:10pm Maariv
  • 5:18pm Havdalah
  • 6:00pm Youth: Chanukah Chagiga

Sunday, December 5 (Tevet 1)
Chanukah, Rosh Chodesh Teves

  • 7:00am Shacharis
  • 8:00am Shacharis
  • 9:00am Shacharis
  • 4:20pm Zman Mincha Maariv

Monday, December 6 (Tevet 2)
Zos Chanukah

  • 6:10am Shacharis
  • 6:45am Shacharis
  • 7:45am Shacharis
  • 4:20pm Zman Mincha Maariv
  • 9:00pm Late Maariv

Tuesday, December 7 (Tevet 3)

  • 6:10am Shacharis
  • 7:00am Shacharis
  • 8:00am Shacharis
  • 4:20pm Zman Mincha Maariv
  • 9:00pm Late Maariv

Wednesday, December 8 (Tevet 4)

  • 6:10am Shacharis
  • 7:00am Shacharis
  • 8:00am Shacharis
  • 4:20pm Zman Mincha Maariv
  • 9:00pm Late Maariv

Thursday, December 9 (Tevet 5)

  • 6:10am Shacharis
  • 6:50am Shacharis
  • 7:50am Shacharis
  • 4:20pm Zman Mincha Maariv
  • 9:00pm Late Maariv

Friday, December 10 (Tevet 6)

  • 6:10am Shacharis
  • 7:00am Shacharis
  • 8:00am Shacharis
  • 4:10pm Candle Lighting
  • 4:20pm Zman Mincha Maariv

  • 8:00pm Friday Night Live Oneg

Hashkama Minyan - Rabbi Blanchard's Blurb

  • There are moments when all the forces at work in the challenging moments of our life seem about to either explode, and destroy everything, or come together and liberate us.   We find ourselves caught between, on the one hand, an inability  to tolerate the strain as things are about to fall apart and, on the other hand,  celebration of the merging of the opposing forces that have been at work. The first brings tears of   pain while the second brings tears of joy. If only we knew, at these powerful moments, what was really going on. Or, better, if only at these moments, the explosion and the coming together could happen as one, 

  • Reflections on Genesis 45:1


Mon, November 28 2022 4 Kislev 5783