Malcolm I. Hoenlein, executive vice chair and CEO of the Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations, considers “Assessing U.S.-Israel Relations II: Is the Special Relationship Still Intact?” at the annual Israel and Pearl Stern Memorial lecture at the Community Synagogue of Monsey on Sunday, March 19, at 10:15 a.m. Brunch follows. Co-sponsored by the Stern family. 89 West Maple Ave. (845) 356-2720 or comsyn.org.