Welcome to the West Side Minyan!
B'ruchim haba-im!

We're a friendly multi-generational egalitarian Minyan on the Upper West Side. We offer free High Holiday services open to all and meet year round on the second and fourth Saturdays of each month on the Sixth floor of Ansche Chesed, 251 West 100th Street, New York NY.

You can read more about the West Side Minyan or get in touch with us.

Members of the West Side Minyan aloing with our friends from Minyan Rimonim.

Members of the West Side Minyan with our friends from Minyan Rimonim. (Photo by Michael Brochstein.)

Minyan calendar 2019 / 5779

Unless specified otherwise, services begin at 10 a.m. on the sixth floor at Congregation Ansche Chesed, 251 West 100th Street. For details, see the weekly schedule. Periodically, we have a special "Learning Shabbat" with a shorter service and extended d'var torah/study.

Click for complete High Holiday information.

Since some of our members also attend Minyan Rimonim, we list both minyanim here:

Date and Time Minyan Activity Rimonim Vaad Member on Duty Rimonim daveners
Sat Jun 15 Rimonim

Shabbat Naso

Picnic on the roof! Please bring food to share.

Ilana Shacharit: Nos
Musaf: Ilana
Sat Jun 22 WSM

Shabbat B'haalot'cha

Pot Luck Lunch -- please bring food to share!

Sun Jun 23 Rimonim Meat Eaters' Night Out at Fine & Schapiro    
Sat Jun 29 --

Fifth Shabbat of the month -- neither WSM nor Rimonim meet.

You're invited to the Aufruf of Avi Rothfeld, son of Carol Goldstein and Neil Rothfeld:

Congregation Ramath Orah
(friendly Orthodox)
550 West 110th St
(just East of Broadway)

Shacharit begins at 9:00 am

Thu Jul 4 -- Independence Day    
Sat Jul 6 Rimonim Shabbat Korach Larry Shacharit: Greg
Musaf: Larry
Sat Jul 13 WSM Shabbat Chukat    
Sat Jul 20 --

Judah Goldman's Bar Mitzvah in the Sanctuary. We're all going, so no separate Rimonim service.

Shivah Asar B'tamuz begins in the evening.

Sat Jul 27 WSM

Shabbat Pin'chas
Shabbat M'var'chim haChodesh

Pot Luck Lunch -- please bring food to share!

Announce: Rosh Chodesh Menachem Av yihyeh b'yom shishi

Sat Aug 31 AC

Labor Day weekend and fifth Shabbat of the month. Neither WSM nor Rimonim meet.

You're nvited to daven with the Sanctuary Service. Bonnie Leeds chants Haftarah in honor of her 80th birthday!


VOLUNTEER! Would you like to lead davening, lein, bring kiddush? Contact one of the Minyan coordinators.
For DETAILS, check the weekly schedule.
To see what you're signed up for, see the rotations page.