December 2018 -- Kislev-Tevet 5779,  Volume 24, Issue 12

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Lincoln Park Jewish Center Celebrates 80TH Anniversary

On Sunday Nov. 11, 2018, Lincoln Park Jewish Center {LPJC} in Yonkers, celebrated its 80th Anniversary with a Cocktail Party that included   local elected officials and congregants.


The proceedings started with a Veterans Day acknowledgement to Synagogue Veterans present. Congressman Eliot Engel and NY State Senator Andrea Stewart Cousins attended and gave congratulatory statements for reaching this milestone for LPJC.


Proclamations were read and given to LPJC President Jack Schweizer, LPJC Sisterhood President and Event Chairperson Eileen Schnitzler and Spiritual Leader Rabbi Levi Welton from both the US Congress (signed by Eliot Engel) and the NY State Senate (signed by Andrea Cousins).


 Westchester County Executive George Latimer joined the festivities and spoke of the LPJC history and contributions to the Yonkers and Westchester community over the past 80 years.


 The party continued with music, dancing, and delicious culinary delights.