Latvian Ev. Luth. Yonkers NY Church.

Yonkers Church The Yonkers Church, of the Latvian Ev. Luth. Church of New York, is in the City of Yonkers, NY, about one third mile north of the New York City, Bronx border.

Yonkers Church Within the Yonkers Church building is also the Latvian School and several social halls.

Mailing address:
Latvian Ev. Luth. Church
254 Valentine Lane (@ Leighton Avenue)
Yonkers, NY 10705
Telephone: (914) 476-4787.

Yonkers Church The church congregation's web site is:

Visit the Yonkers church page "Latvian Ev. Lutheran Church of New York Yonkers" on Facebook Facebook.

Pastor Juris Saivars' web site is:

Yonkers Church HOW TO GET THERE:

Neighborhood map
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Driving Directions:
On the church congregations web site (see previous paragraph) under "Ceļa norādījumi" you will find a printable map for the Yonkers church (IZDRUKĀJAMA KARTE: JONKERU BAZNĪCA) and other congregation properties. The Yonkers Church is one block to the West, on Valentine Lane, from South Broadway (US Route 9), in the South East of Yonkers about a third of a mile north from the New York City and Bronx border.

Pastor Juris Saivars in the Yonkers Church By public transportation:
1 Subway line From New York City (Manhattan) the closest Subway station is on the #1  line's Van Cortlandt Park / 242 Street, which is the last stop. When leaving the elevated subway station, keep to the right and go down the stairs to the street, which will be Broadway. You will then be about 2 miles (3.2 km) south of the Church. You have to transfer to the (MTA) New York City Transit bus line Bx9 towards "Riverdale / 262 St.", which continues north along Broadway and will take you close to the Yonkers border. Get off at the last stop - 262 Street. After stepping off the bus, continue walking north on Broadway (in Yonkers called South Broadway) to Valentine Lane, where you will turn left. The Yonkers church will be on the left at the corner of Leighton Avenue. Turn left on Leighton Avenue to walk to the church's main entrance. The walking distance from the bus stop at (West) 262 Street to the Church is 0.5 miles ( 0.8 km).

MTA Metro North RailroadFrom Grand Central Terminal (at Park Avenue & East 42nd Street, take the Hudson Line local train to the Ludlow stop. Walk along Pier Street or Ludlow Street going east (away from the Hudson River). Along the way you will cross Bridge Street and Hawthorne Ave. When you get to Riverdale Ave, turn right and walk south. Along the way you will cross Pier Street, Morris Street, Post Street, Culver Street, Franklin Ave., and Radford Street. Continue walking uphill, past the police precinct to Valentine Lane. Turn left onto Valentine Lane and walk to Leighton Avenue. The Yonkers church will be on the corner in front of you. Turn left onto Leighton Avenue to get to the main entrance. The walking distance from the Ludlow train stop to the Church is about 1 mile (1.6 km). If you don't want to walk this distance then take the Hudson line local or express train to Yonkers, which is the next stop after Ludlow, where you can take a taxi to the church.

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