Great Danes for Israel, UAlbany Hillel and CAMERA are presenting this 4F’s (Felafel, Fries, Fruit and Film) event showing “The Green Prince” an award-winning documentary thriller film, a true story of spy intrigue, family drama, between the oldest son of … Read the rest
It’s been a wonderful Passover so far, great Seders, fun outing in the park, quality time with family… now we’re onto the last two days of the Passover when the holiday returns. Here’s a detailed updated schedule of these last … Read the rest
We hosted the regional Chabad on Campus Upstate NY Shabbaton here at UAlbany in March 2014. It was an incredible weekend, memorable and meaningful. Chabad at Oneonta is hosting it this year, first weekend in April 2016, and we look … Read the rest
The first Shabbat in March 2016, we’re hosting the Rogers Park Band out of Chicago, dubbed as “The Only American Jewish Folk Band”. Check out a sampling of their music and more about them on their website: www.RogersParkBand.com.
The Womens Spa for the Body and Soul is now in its 11th year in the Capital Region, an annual gathering of women representing the spectrum of our regional Jewish community. It’s a collective effort of several area Jewish womens … Read the rest
Raizy is hoping to get 43 guys to come put on Tefillin on Mendel’s 43rd (Hebrew) birthday, Sunday Jan 31st / 21st of Shvat. She’s going to be away that weekend at the big international Chabad Womens conference, but is … Read the rest
Welcome back to a very cold Albany NY! (It was unseasonably warm for most of break, but it sure is cold now…) This first weekend is that Shabbat before Tu Bishvat, so look for Tu Bishvat themes at events this … Read the rest