Who we are: The Men’s Club of Merrick Jewish Centre is a social organization dedicated to enhancing the life of the MJC community through a wide range of programs and activities. Our membership is open to any and all male members of Merrick Jewish Centre. In the past 5 years we have grown from a membership of 3 to over 100.
Why we do it: Our goal is to promote the spirit of Chaverim, Jewish camaraderie and brotherhood, to provide support to our Synagogue, to be active members of our community, to support Israel, and most importantly – to have fun! It’s also a great place for networking.
What we do: We do a lot! The Men’s Club organizes and sponsors an annual membership dinner, Synagogue Bar-b-que, and organizes the shul’s participation in the World Wide Wrap program. In addition to these, our other activities include:
• Construction of Synagogue Sukkah
• Islander game at Nassau Coliseum and Chanukah celebration
• “Boys Night Out” Cigar Night
• Mets Game
• Fishing Trip
• Night of Make your own Brew
• Men’s Club dinner and entertainment
• Yom Hashoah Candle Distribution
• Lag B’Omer BBQ for the entire congregation
• Drivers Ed Night to reduce car insurance payments
How to get involved: If you are a member of MJC for two years or less your first year Men’s Club affiliation is free. Our annual dues for subsequent years are only $40 (click here to pay online). Hank Arkin is the MJC Men’s Club President. Please feel free to contact him with questions, ideas, thoughts, suggestions, etc. [email protected]