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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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Judaic Education

Check out our most current class offerings.  We offer opportunities for stimulating engagement with Jewish texts and subjects for students of all levels.

Major Lectures and Special Classes

We are proud to host major lectures and classes delivered by our clergy and Jewish leaders from across the world.

The 'Pineapple' Rimonim

These bells adorned a Torah scroll at the consecration ceremony of the First Mill Street Synagogue in 1730.

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Chatham Square Cemetery

The oldest of our extant cemeteries is known as the Chatham Square Cemetery.  It is located in Chinatown at 55 St. James Place.  The land was originally purchased in 1682 by Joseph Bueno de Mesquita. 

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