Welcome to Hillcrest Jewish Center

A landmark Conservative synagogue serving Queens, Hillcrest seeks to foster a love of Judaism and inspire acts of “Tikkun Olam” -- making the world a better place.

Rabbi Manes Kogan on this week Parsha.


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Featured Events

Sunday, October 30, 2016 - 10:00am

Sisterhood 77th Anniversary Celebration Brunch


Historian Marty Schneit will be taking us along Old Route 17 

to the Catskills for a nostalgic visit to the hotels and

 look back at the great comedians of “The Borschet Belt."


Check out the Brunch Buffet Menu! 


 $50 per person; Sponsors: $60 per person


Please RSVP no later than Thursday, October 20, 2016


Click here to view flyer and to RSVP

Thursday, November 3, 2016 - 6:15pm

Live Well: Live With Purpose
Managing Transitions Through Life
Free Admission

Join us for an evening with special guest speakers, information booths, a panel discussion, and interactive demonstrations covering topics like healthy aging, personal fitness, planning for change, mental health, when it's time to make a move, protecting assets, "seniorizing" the home, and many more resources for our senior community and their caretakers!

Tuesday, November 8, 2016 - 9:00am to 8:00pm

Mini Bazaar 

Beautiful items for you to choose from for all your gift-giving needs


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Monday, November 14, 2016 - 12:30pm

The Lendary Women of Long Island
Come experience the glamour of the glory days of Long Island’s storied Gold Coast with historian Monica Randall.

Monica Randall is the Director and co-founder of the
 North Shore Preservation Society.

Friday, November 18, 2016 - 6:00pm


An Evening Celebrating 

Friday, November 18, 2016 at 6:00 PM

The Kogan Family's 10th Anniversary, and

Cantor Moti & Lesley Fuchs' 18th Anniversary at Hillcrest



 Kabbalat Shabbat and Marriv at 6:00 pm 

Followed by a Family Friendly Shabbat Dinner


$45 per adult, $18 per child ages 4-16, children under 3 are free.


 See flyer for all details. 

Israel Bonds Breakfast
Sunday, November 20, 2016 - 10:00am

Israel Bonds Breakfast
 Honoring Rami Carmeli

Speaker: Ambassador Yoram Ettinger
Couvert: $25 before November 16 or $30 after/at door

Contact Arnie Schweitzer at Israel Bonds
516-726-2307 or arnie [dot] schweitzeratisraelbonds [dot] com
Sunday, December 4, 2016 - 9:00am to 1:00pm


3rd Annual
Holiday Vendor Boutique

Join over 30 unique vendors & hundreds of shoppers!

We are looking for vendors!

For more information and a vendor application,
please contact Lauren at laurenackerman18atgmail [dot] com


Wednesday, December 7, 2016 - 7:00am to 8:00pm

Sisterhood Coat Drive 

For more information contact Ethel Levine 718-657-2504.


 We will be collecting coats, heavy sweaters, hats and gloves.


Volunteers appreciated for collection and delivery assistance.


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Saturday, December 17, 2016 - 7:15pm


Men's Club and  Youth and Family 

 Karaoke & Kosher Chinese Dinner
Early Bird Special $26 Per Person by Monday, December 12, 2016
$31 Per Person after Monday, December 12, 2016

Questions call Marty Guttman 718-591-0361


Tuesday, December 20, 2016 - 12:30pm

Present Dr. Ruth Abrahams
 Life and Times of the Gomez Mill Family.