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Youth Programs

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At Shearith Israel children feel nurtured, valued and part of the community.

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Courses

We offer opportunities for stimulating engagement with Jewish texts and subjects for students of all levels. Explore our classes and then join us to study and connect.

Guest Lecturers

 We are proud to host world-renown guest scholars to share their ideas and thoughts with our community.

Beth Olam Cemetery

Beth Olam Cemetery in Ridgewood, Queens has provided for the burials of our congregation since 1851 and will continue to do so for many years to come.

1851
Emma Lazaraus

Emma Lazarus is best known for her famous poem, “The New Colossus,” inscribed on the base of the Statue of Liberty. 

1883