Sunday, May 10, 2009

2 Community Lag B'Omer Events

There will be a Lag B"Omer bonfire and concert this Tuesday, May 12, from 5:00 to 10:00 PM at Willow Tree Park in Wesley Hills. There will be free hot dogs, popcorn, cotton candy, soda, water and marshmallows. Live music by Soulfarm. Bring blankets and/or chairs.

Lag B'Omer Farbrengen Moved to Tuesday Night

The Lag'Bomer farbrengen with Rabbi Lesches has been moved from Monday to Tuesday night following the 9:30 PM Maariv at K'hal Tzemach Tzedek.

Need Blessings?

Need a Shidduch? Parnassa? Children? Other Blessings?

Rely on Rabbi Shimon Bar Yochai and help a special Chabad institution in Eretz Yisroel save precious young neshamas.

For multiples of $33 ($33, $99, $990, etc. - minimum $33 per name) a representative from Kochavot an organization started by Chabad women in Eretz Yisroel, which focuses on bringing ongoing weekly classes in Yiddishkeit to adolescent Israeli girls and boys in secular schools – will daven for you or your loved ones at the kever of Rabbi Shimon Bar Yochai on Lag B’Omer.

Rabbi Shimon promised that those who add to the joy at his kever on Lag B'Omer through Chai Rotel (providing 54 liters of drink to those who celebrate at his kever) will be blessed. Donations of $99 and above will be used for this powerful segulah.

To donate by credit card cut and paste this link:

Then forward a copy of the receipt along with the name/s to pray for or your letter to no later than this Monday 2:00 PM NY time.

Write checks payable to “Ezras Israel” and mail with your requests to: Ezras Israel c/o Shoshana Bander, 1478 Carroll St., Brooklyn, NY 11213. The check should arrive no later than 2:00 PM EDT on Monday.