Caring Community

Congregants at a community service event.
Sisterhood, Men’s Club, Chaverim, and the
Friendship Club for mature adults are very
active at PBJC.

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Nursery School

Circle Time Fun starts the day for the 4’s in the PBJC Nursery School. Children recite the Pledge of Allegiance, discuss the weather outside and count how many children are here today, just to name a few of the daily welcoming activities!

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Religious School

Students, aged 7 to 13 years, learn about
Judaism, culture, values, Hebrew, and Israel
in the Religious School class.

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A Place to Learn

Congregants learn to make challah for
Shabbat. PBJC offers many programs for
congregants including Tefillin workshops,
community speakers, shows, and sushi

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Serving a diverse Jewish community for almost 120 years, Pine Brook Jewish Center is a place to worship in a warm inclusive environment, to learn at every stage of life, to give back within and outside our community and, to enjoy a full social experience.

Shabbat Services

Pine Brook Jewish Center offers worship experiences for everyone in the congregation. We encourage families to attend all our services throughout the year.

Word from the Rabbi

A message from Rabbi Mark David Finkel.

The Giggle Zone

PBJC Nursery is thrilled to announce the Grand Opening of The Giggle Zone, an expanded, FULL-TIME care option (hours available from 7:30 a.m.- 6:00 p.m.) to complement our current preschool classes.

Upcoming Events

  • Sun

    Welcome Back Brunch

    10:00 amPBJC Scheinman Hall

    Join us as we kick off the new year welcoming you back. We continue celebrating PBJC’s 120th anniversary and will open the TIME CAPSULE sealed and buried at Lake Hiawatha Jewish Center more than 50 years ago. All present and past members are welcome. This event is free of charge. RSVP is highly recommended.  Please email your name and number of persons attending to:     Flyer
    For more information, please call 973-244-9800

  • Tue

    Friendship Club Presentation & Refreshments

    7:15 pmPBJC Scheinman Hall

    The PBJC Friendship Club Presents The Rise And Fall Of The Catskills And The Comedians Who Made Them Famous by Mort Segal.  Free to Dues-Paying Members of the Friendship Club. $5 Per Person to non dues-paying members & guests.  RSVP to Betty Crane.

  • Sun

    Set Up For The High Holy Days

    9:30 amPBJC Scheinman Hall

    Volunteers Needed!  Please help set up for the High Holy Days.  Those who are able to lift chairs are especially needed.  Thank you.