It is a very busy time with finals and graduation. Obviously, not all these events will work for everyone. But for those who can, and would like to enjoy these special times as a campus community before the year’s end, here’s a bunch of things going on, sometimes several events per day.
Rosh Chodesh Minyan Brunch
12-4pm Israel-Fest around the Small Fountain run by Great Danes for Israel
Hillel Schmoozeday in Interfaith Center 11am-2pm
Torah-Tuesday on “Honoring Parents” with dinner at 5:45pm only (salmon, sushi-salad, chip-salad-bar, desserts).
Judaic Studies hosts Queens College history professor for a talk on “Blood Libels and the Holocaust” 7pm in Campus Center Assembly Hall (2nd floor).
Hillel’s 2-4pm Sushi-Making at Interfaith Center
Midnight Breakfast at Shabbos House 10pm-Midnight with all types of breakfast foods and treats over a film and chill time.
Hillel’s Farewell Brunch 12pm-2pm in the Campus Center Boardroom (above Starbucks, across SORC).
“Shabbat in Tzfat” the last Shabbat dinner (aside for graduation weekend) at Shabbos House, prayers 7pm and dinner 8pm. Virtual visit to Tzfat is the theme this week!
Minyan 10am, Lunch 12:30pm. It’s the last regular season Shabbat Lunch!
On Sat Night Hillel is having a year-end semi-formal in the Multipurpose Room in the Campus Center, starting after Shabbat around 9pm.
the last Minyan Brunch of the year at 10:45am;
the annual Grad Party Farewell to Class of 2019 is 5-7pm at Shabbos House – all welcome as we honor and bid farewell to the seniors!
Most will be done with finals, some still hanging around. There’s been a request for another round of Shtisel episodes. We’ll start 7pm with dinner and a watch marathon.
Graduation Weekend Shabbat! Families very welcome! Prayers 7pm, Dinner 8pm.
Minyan time TBD as we have a parents saying Kaddish with a 9am ceremony so stay tuned. Lunch 12:30 or so and onward, revolving door as people come and go to and and from their ceremonies. Near end of Shabbat evening meal at 7pm. Shabbos ends:
Graduation Day! Open-house BBQ at Shabbos House after main commencement ceremonies from about 11:30am until about 2 or 3pm.
Up here for the summer? Looking to visit for a weekend? Stay tuned for Cozy Shabbat weekends schedule!