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11/21 Mini-Pumpkin-Pie Table + Message

The Lchaim Student Group will be tabling in the Campus Center, Thursday Nov 21st with free mini pumpkin pies (kosher of course, baked fresh at Shabbos House) as a pre-Thanksgiving treat or appetizer, along with a pumpkin-flavored Chanukah message. Stop … Read the rest

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Last Torah-Tues of Fall 2013: Hasid vs. Hipster

“Hasid vs Hipster – Surprising Similarities and Meaningful Differences” is the topic of the last Torah-Tuesday of the Fall 2013 semester.

There will be no Torah-Tues on the night prior to Thanksgiving (and Chanukah) weekend break, and the following week … Read the rest

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Torah-Tues: “What’s in a Jewish Name?”

Torah-Tuesday tonight 11/12/13 is on the topic of Jewish Names and will be presented in a Powerpoint format by Sara and Rabbi Mendel in honor of her 11th birthday. Same class at 5:45 and 8:45pm (the 7:45 session isn’t attended … Read the rest

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FALL-BACK SHABBAT first weekend of the time-change

SHABBAT NOV 8/9 2013…

Once DST (Daylight Savings Time) ends, we change the Friday Night Shabbat schedule at UAlbany to 7pm Dinners (instead of 8pm) and 6pm Prayers (instead of the 7pm time). Make note of this change, the first … Read the rest

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Taste of Inspiration: Kugel at Campus Center

WED NOV 6 MIDDAY AT UALBANY’S SMALL FOUNTAIN/CAMPUS CENTER

Look for the L’chaim/Shabbos House Table near Small Fountain outside Campus Center serving a taste of Kugel starting at 11am Wed Nov 6th until 2pm or until Kugel runs out.

What … Read the rest

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View Chabad Kinus Conference Banquet Online

Mendel is away this weekend attending the international conference (called “Kinus”) of Chabad Lubavitch emissaries (called “Shluchim”) from around the world. While not all are in attendance, several thousand came in for it, and there’s incredible vibe and comraderie, and … Read the rest

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Rosh Chodesh Sunday Minyan Bagel Brunch

Rabbi Mendel might be away at the Chabad Intl Kinus Convention in Brooklyn, and a few other regulars are away this weekend too, but the students are trying to get the Minyan together for this Sunday, especially since it is … Read the rest

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Walk4Addiction A4A@A Update

SUNDAY OCT 27 “WALK FOR ADDICTION”

10:30am registration at UAlbany’s Collins Circle (between University Hall & new Business Building). The University said they will leave the gates up at the Visitor Lots at Collins Circle for student and community attendees.… Read the rest

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Homecoming & Family Wknd Shabbat at UAlbany 2013

UAlbany has many events planned for this exciting weekend with returning alumni, visiting parents, sports games and activities and general excitement in the air…

But don’t forget Shabbat! Shabbat is also a “Homecoming” and “Family Weekend” especially at UAlbany where … Read the rest

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Meet Rabbi Guth of Mayanot Jerusalem

Rabbi Guth of the Mayanot Mens and Womens Yeshivot in Jerusalem will be at Shabbos House for Torah-Tuesday on October 8th.

There are significant scholarships available from Chabad on Campus for airfare etc and it might be a marvelous opportunity … Read the rest

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