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Simchat Torah UAlbany 2014

We’re nearing the end of the big Jewish holiday stretch. Yes. we still have a big dinner in the Sukkah on Wednesday night 10/15, and Friday Night 10/17 is at Shabbos House, too. But the one event you can’t … Read the rest

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Alternative Parents Weekend Fall 2014

This year Homecoming Weekend Fall 2014 falls on the 3-day extended Sukkot holiday weekend. We are excited to welcome any parents, family and alumni up here for the weekend.

Some parents said they are unable to attend this weekend due … Read the rest

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2 New things for Yom Kippur 5775 2014 at UAlbany

There are 2 things we’re doing this Yom-Kippur that we haven’t done before:

(1) What are you really praying for? Underneath and between everything else? Part of the long prayer is an effort to isolate and discover that essential kernel … Read the rest

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Trugmans at TorahTuesdays

Rabbi Avraham Arieh and Rachel Trugman will be the featured guest presenters at Torah-Tuesday 9/20/2014 between Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur. They are a pioneering family of of the Carlebach Moshav Modiin in Israel and directors of Ohr Chadash educational Read the rest

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Sukkot Holiday Schedule 2014 at UAlbany

After the High Holidays of Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur (see link for info on services and meals), come the spirited and celebratory holidays of Sukkot and Simchat Torah, a time that is most memorable at Shabbos House.

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Rosh Hashanah Tailgating 2014…

We can’t have Rosh Hashanah rush up on us with no preparation… so we have a number of pre-Rosh Hashanah events to get into the spirit.

TUES 9/16: TORAH-TUES “ANSWERING HISTORY’S CALL”

This week’s Torah-Tues class ushers in the High … Read the rest

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High Holidays Schedule 5775/2014 at UAlbany

Click here Holidays2014UACalendar for a handy PDF one-page Calendar of all the Tishrei Jewish Holiday events, from Rosh Hashanah through Simchas Torah!

Remember, there’s no charge, no need for tickets or reservations (though RSVPs can helpful for us to best … Read the rest

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Last Shabbos of August 2014

Here’s what’s in store for the last Shabbos of August 2014:

As we alternate Friday Night dinner between Shabbos House Chabad and UAlbany Hillel, this weekend Shabbat dinner will be hosted by UAlbany Hillel on the 3rd floor of the … Read the rest

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Shalom Festival 2014 in Saratoga Springs

ShalomFest2014This event isn’t on campus, but may be of interest to some, and we’re headed up there ourselves for a few hours after the Bagel Brunch. It’s on Sunday, August 24th, 11-5pm in Saratoga’s Congress Park (about 30 miles north … Read the rest

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Opening Weekend Shabbat Fall 2014

It’s hard to believe, but the new semester is right around the corner, and we’re looking forward to welcoming a new group of freshmen students to our campus community.

Opening Weekend/Freshmen Weekend Shabbat is Friday Aug 22nd and Shabbat Day, … Read the rest

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