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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You are invited to get to know us through this video glimpse into our warm, welcoming community with Rabbi Manes Kogan and members of Hillcrest Jewish Center.

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Featured Events

Sunday, March 26, 2017 - 10:00am


Marvin Berger Memorial Lecture
Becoming Soviet Jews,
The Bolshevik Experiment in Minsk.

Speaker: Elissa Bemporad, PhD
Jerry and William Ungar Chair
Eastern European Jewish History and the Holocaust Associate Professor of History at Queens College/CUNY

 Lecture is open to the public.


Tuesday, March 28, 2017 - 11:00am

Women’s Seder 

Cost $25 Make check payable to Hillcrest Hadassah. 
For more information call Bertha Strauss 78-969-0147

RSVP by Wednesday March 23, 2017

Saturday, April 1, 2017 - 8:30pm
At Hillcrest Jewish Center
April 1, 2017 at 8:30 PM

Jews Who Rock
music by
Gathering Time

A folk-rock harmony trio getting a whole beehive full of buzz
on the Northeastern US circuit, performing music

Adults $25, Teens (13-18) $15, Children Under 13 Free
Reserved Seats (Limited Number) $36

Purchase by Friday, March 24, 
and your name will be entered into a Free Raffle!

Monday, April 10, 2017 - 7:15pm

Be Part of Our Joyous & Meaningful
First Night Community Seder
at Hillcrest Jewish Center

Conducted by: Rabbi Manes Kogan, Cantor Moti Fuchs, 
Rabbi Uriel Romano and Rabbi Robyn Fryer Bodzin

Early Bird Pricing through Monday, March 20, 2017

$60 Members (of HJC and ICCJ)
$65 Non-Members
$30 all children ages 5 - 12


Pricing starting Tuesday, March 21, 2017

$65 Members (of HJC and ICCJ)
$70 Non-Members
$35 all children ages 5 - 12

Final Cut Off Date Is: Thursday, March 30, 2017

Sunday, April 30, 2017 - 11:30am


The Sisterhood Third Annual
 Gala Fashion Show & Kosher Chinese Lunch

At Temple Gates of Prayer
38-20 Parson Blvd., Flushing NY 
(718) 359-1160

Cost $36.00 per person 

Please RSVP by April 7, 2017

Sunday, June 4, 2017 - 9:00am
2017 Celebrate Israel Parade
Sunday, June 4, 2017

 $18 Fee Includes:

Round-trip, air-conditioned coach bus
Commemorative Parade T-shirt
Water and Snacks on Bus
No Charge for children accompained by paying adult

Please RSVP by Sunday, May 7th