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2018 Hatanim Luncheon

Saturday, October 6


On Shabbat Bereshit, our community and friends come together to honor our Hatanim with an elegant luncheon and celebration. This year, our Hatanim luncheon will also serve as the kickoff event for our Year of Years celebration of 365 years of Shearith Israel - and by extension, of Jewish congregational life in America.

This year’s Hatan Torah is our beloved Sexton, Zachary Edinger, and Hatan Bereshit is our dedicated member, Marc Wiznia. Click here to register.


FIRM RSVP DEADLINE: Wednesday, September 26 



Adult: $73

Child (under 12): $32


Sponsorship Opportunities:

$180 | includes one adult meal
$360 | includes two adult meals
$1000 | includes table for 8 - 10 people


To register or sponsor, click here.


Synagogue tradition associates this Hanukkah lamp with the First Mill Street Synagogue of 1730.

Twenty First Street Cemetery

In August of 1829, Shearith Israel’s third cemetery was consecrated.  It was located on Twenty First Street just west of Sixth Avenue