Thursday, October 8, 2009

Hillel at RCC Hosts Beautiful Sukka Event

The Center for Jewish Life - Hillel at SUNY Rockland hosted Sushi in the Sukkah with Moshe on Chol HaMoed.

On a warm day under clear blue skies more than 100 students and staff came to the party in the Sukkah. Approximately 70 people shook Lulav and Esrog, many for the first time in their lives. There was a great spread including sushi and pizza which were all eagerly eaten while the crowd learned about the meaning and practices of Sukkos from Hillel director, Rabbi Dov Oliver.

This was followed by an inspiring performance from Jewish indie-rock singer, Moshe Hecht, whose humorous raps, storytelling and soulful lyrics impressed and moved the crowd until they were demanding more and placing orders for his upcoming debut CD!
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Mazel Tov Meshchaninovs & Tenembaums - Shalom Zachor!

Mazel tov to Moshe and Yehudis Chana Meshchaninov and Gabriel and Sarah Tenembaum on the birth of their first grandson, born to Elchanan and Faigie Tenembaum of Monsey!

The Shalom Zachor will take place tomorrow night, Shabbos Shmini Atzeres, at the Meshchaninov home, 1 West Fessler Drive.

Chabad of Suffern Kids Go Sukka Hopping

Chabad of Suffern children enjoyed going Sukka hopping in a huge stretched Hummer limousine! Following the Sukka hopping the kids had a a pizza party with cotton candy, a moonwalk and crafts at the Chabad House Sukka.