Traditional, Egalitarian & Participatory Conservative Synagogue
127 East 82nd St, New York, NY 10028  |  Tel: 212.452.2310
Scott N. Bolton, Rabbi  |  Sara Stone, President
a Conservative synagogue on the upper east side of nyc

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Congregation Or Zarua is located on the north side of East 82nd Street between Park and Lexington Avenues in New York City.
Our building complies with all accessibility requirements.
Our building is equipped with Shabbat/Yom Tov elevators.
Kashrut is strictly observed throughout the building.
If you have any electronic devices - such as cell phones, cameras, videocams, recorders, PDAs, or music players - with you on Shabbat or Yom Tov, please make certain to turn them off before entering the building.
Our mailing address is:
Congregation Or Zarua
127 East 82nd Street
New York, NY 10028 USA
You can reach us by telephone at 212.452.2310 or by fax at 212.452.2103
Email and Telephone Directory
Staff Email 212.452.2310 and Ext:
Scott N. Bolton
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Executive Director
Helene Santo
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Rabbi Emeritus
Harlan J. Wechsler
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Rabbinic Administrative Assistant
Deborah Wenger
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Director of Youth Education & Programming
Sigal Hirsch
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Luisa Paulino
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Facilities Manager
Anthony Banfield
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General Information
Adult Education
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Congregant Information,
including Phone, Email, Address
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Bookkeeping Questions lpaulino 10
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Arrange to meet with the Rabbi
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To sponsor a Kiddush
Bar/Bat Mitzvah Planning and Questions
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To notify us of an illness or death
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Event Planning
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Hebrew School
Youth Services
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Joining Or Zarua
Application to Join Or Zarua  (Acrobat .pdf file)

Bar/Bat Mitzvah Guide  (Acrobat .pdf file)

For B'nei Mitzvah Projects please contact the Youth Education Director, Sigal Hirsch.

• Movie: "The Women's Balcony": Monday, August 14, at 8:00 pm
• In the Belly of a Big Fish - Learning with Rabbi Bolton: Wednesday, August 16, at 7:00 pm
• Annual T'shuvah Lecture by Rabbi Dr. Dov Weiss:
     "Rabbinic Irreverence: Imagining a Repentant God": Sunday, September 24, at 6:00 pm
Details and complete list of events
This week at O"Z
Service Times
September 17 - 23, 2017
Morning Minyan:
Weekdays at 7:15 am
Musaf days at 7:00 am
Shabbat at 9:00 am
Sundays at 8:45 am
Check Calendar for changes
   to starting time, if any
Our Morning Minyan is
open to the Community
365 days per year!
FRIDAY, September 22, 2017
Candlelighting 6:35 pm
Minhah and
Kabbalat Shabbat 6:15 pm
SATURDAY, Sept. 23, 2017
Shaharit at 9:00 am
This week's Torah reading:
Parashat Ha'azinu
   Deuteronomy 32:1 - 32:52
This week's Haftarah:
Hosea 14:2 - 14:10
Shabbat Ends
7:40 pm
High Holiday Services 5778
Service Locations:
Congregation Or Zarua
127 E 82nd St
Wallace Hall
Park Avenue between 83rd and 84th Streets
Rosh HaShanah:
Wednesday, Sep 20, 2017
Erev Rosh HaShanah

    O"Z only:  6:15-7:15 pm
  Candlelighting:  6:38 pm
Thursday, Sep 21, 2017
First Day Rosh HaShanah
  WH:  8:30 am - 1:00 pm
  Tashlikh, in
  Central Park:  6:00 - 6:30 pm
    OZ only:  7:00 - 8:00 pm
  Candlelighting: after 7:30 pm
Friday, Sep 22, 2017
Second Day Rosh HaShanah
  WH:  8:30 am - 1:00 pm
    O"Z only:  6:15 - 7:15 pm
  Candlelighting: 6:35 pm
Yom Kippur:
Friday, Sep 29, 2017
Erev Yom Kippur
  Minhah at O"Z: 1:30-1:55 pm
  Kol Nidre
    WH: 6:15-8:45 pm
  Candlelighting: 6:23 pm
Saturday, Sep 30, 2017
Yom Kippur
  Shaharit thru Ne'ilah:
    WH: 9:00 am - 7:28 pm
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127 East 82nd Street
New York, NY 10028
Telephone 212.452.2310
Fax 212.452.2103
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