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Upcoming Events & Special AnnouncementS

YIB Book Club - New Book

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Monday, September 16th, 1:00 PM: Join the YIB Book Club in the Multi-Purpose Room to discuss, The Great Escape: Nine Jews Who Fled Hitler and Changed the World, by Kati Marton. For any questions, please contact Sharon Alge. Happy Reading!

Moving to Boston?


Are you moving to, or thinking of moving to Boston? Young Israel of Brookline can help. We provide all kinds of resources to make your move go as smoothly as possible, including assistance looking for housing, schooling, day care, employment, Jewish communal services, and information on the local Boston community. Please email (, and we’ll be happy to make your transition to Boston an easy one.

Yoetzet Halacha Sarah Cheses

We are delighted to introduce Sarah Cheses, the first Yoetzet Halacha serving the Greater Boston Community under the auspices of the newly founded New England Yoetzet Halacha Initiative (NEYHI). 



08/25/19 - 08/30/19

Earliest time for Tallit & Tefillin 5:13 AM

Sunday 7:15, 8:00 & 9:00 AM
Monday 6:20 & 7:20 AM
Tuesday 6:30 & 7:30 AM
Wednesday 6:30 & 7:30 AM
Thursday 6:20 & 7:20 AM
Friday 6:30 & 7:30 AM
Sunday through Thursday
Mincha 7:15 PM Maariv 7:40 PM


08/31/19 ~ 01 Elul 5779 Parshat Re'eh - Rosh Chodesh Day 1

Mincha 7:00 PM
Candle Lighting 7:04 PM
Shacharit 7:00 & 8:45 AM
Sof Zman K'riat Sh'ma 9:26 AM
Mincha 6:50 PM
Seudat Shlisheet 7:10 PM
Maariv 8:00 PM
Shabbat Concludes 8:05 PM

Founded in 1953, the Young Israel of Brookline has become an anchor of jewish life in Boston.
Multi-generational families have created a dynamic and vibrant community which is welcoming to the many young professionals who come to Boston for school and training. This exciting mixture of people crosses all cultural, economic and professional lines. Whether as a new resident or a visiting guest, the Young Israel of Brookline has developed an international reputation for hachnassat orchim, extending hospitality to visitors and those in our kehilla.