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A Superbowl Weekend 2015

Upcoming this Superbowl Weekend 2015 at Shabbos House:

SONY DSCTHURS NIGHT 1/29/2015

“Soup-with-Love” is peeling and cutting lots of veggies and cooking up 4 big pots of soup (2 chicken, 2 veggie) to later put in containers to share with local … Read the rest

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Girls Nite IN! Scarf-making before the Storm

Jasmine mastered the quick but effective art of arm knitting and finger knitting which can make you a big warm scarf in a short amount of time.

As of now it appears the big snowstorm will come to Albany only … Read the rest

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Bukharian Shabbat – first weekend of Spring 2015

The first Shabbat of Spring 2015 will be a Bukharian-themed Shabbat, with special foods prepared by Ben I’s mother and grandmother – so this will be authentic, to the extent possible! We even special-ordered a big Khazan pot, old-school big … Read the rest

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WinterBreak CozyShabbats Jan 2015

Over academic breaks in winter and summer we do select Cozy-Shabbat weekends, for those up here for classes or internships, who may work or live locally. It’s a much smaller crowd and therefore a different “cozier” atmosphere than during the … Read the rest

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“In & Out” First Night of Chanukah 2014

Its’ Finals Week: students are stressed, already home or one foot out the door. But it’s Chanukah! The first night is Tuesday, December 16th. Shabbos House will have an “In & Out” Chanukah Party, come for 15 minutes or two … Read the rest

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Upcoming Semester End Events Fall 2014

Now that  Sara’s Bas-Mitzvah celebration and the December graduation has passed, it’s Finals Week and the semester is done. There are still a few more events at Shabbos House, see below:

MIDNIGHT BREAKFAST

Tuesday, December 9th, the eve of UAlbany’s … Read the rest

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Sara’s Bas-Mitzvah Nov 30 5-7pm

Students, alumni and friends in the community are all welcome to join us in celebrating Sara’s Bat-Mitzvah on the Sunday evening of Thanksgiving Weekend, November 30th, 5-7pm. This is actually the exact date of her 12th Hebrew birthday, the 9th … Read the rest

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#HappyToGo! JSAM 2014 UAlbany

#HappyToGo! This  is our 4th year participating in the UJA of NY’s JSAM – Jewish Social Action Month initiative. Past years UAlbany JSAM themes were Action for Addiction at Albany(2013), Support Our Soldiers & Veterans (2012), and our first year: … Read the rest

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Heaven, Hell & The Afterlife – and the Midterm Election

The Torah-Tues class topic for Nov 4, 2014 is “Heaven, Hell and the Afterlife: What Jews believe and why it matters.” It’s not something talked about much, but believe it or not, we get questions about it more often than … Read the rest

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Upcoming Late Oct & Early Nov 2014

There’s a lot going on these few weeks, try to come out when you can. Here’s a sampling (there’s more! be sure to check Shabbos House and UA Hillel FB pages, and the online calendars) of some of the special … Read the rest

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