Friday, April 16, 2010

Chalom Night Camp

Chalom Night Camp is for girls going into 7th and 8th grades from 7:00 to 9:00 PM every night for the month of August.

Activities include scrapbooking, painting, jewelry-making, baking, amazing trips and games.

For an application or more information, please call Gittel Leah Levin at 845-426-5346.

Mazel Tov Wolfsons - Shalom Zachor!

Mazel tov to Mr. and Mrs. Yossi Wolfson on the birth of a baby boy!

The Shalom Zachor will take place tonight at the Wolfson home, 21 New County Road in South Monsey.

Shifra and Puah arranges homemade meals from people in the community for mothers of newborn children from our community. If you are able to cook a meal, please contact Karen Schild at 845-354-4898 or

Rockland Eruv Alerts

Due to an act of vandalism, certain sections of the Rockland Eruv may be down for this Shabbos. To see if your area is affected you can visit the Rockland Eruv website.

Important Notes:
This notice is not an endorsement of the Eruv nor does it negate the prevalent Chabad minhag of not using a public Eruv.

Please do not rely on Monsey Chabad for Eruv updates as there will be no more emails or posts about it's status. If you wish to receive updates please sign up for the email and/or text message updates directly from the Rockland Eruv website.

Monsey Chabad Receives a 2009 Constant Contact All-Star Award!

Monsey Chabad received a 2009 Constant Contact All-Star Award for demonstrating best practices in the effective use of Email Marketing in the following areas:

• Frequency of campaigns
• Open rates
• Bounce rates
• Click through rates

“Our customers work hard to build strong relationships with their customers through email marketing and some, such as Monsey Chabad, truly excel in this effort,” said Gail Goodman, CEO, Constant Contact. “We created our All-Star Awards to highlight those customers who are passionately committed to following our best practices as they work to improve their customer communications. We’re proud of the role we play in helping Monsey Chabad be successful and we look forward to continuing to assist the company with its marketing efforts.”

Local Tea Party Protest

Nessen Braun speaks during a tax day protest at the Rockland County Courthouse April 15, 2010. The protest was organized by Rally for America, a local Tea Party group. ( Peter Carr / The Journal News )

Levaya & Shiva for Rebbetzin Chava Devorah Shusterman A"H

Boruch Dayan HaEmes - We are deeply saddened to inform you of the passing of Rebbetzin Chava Devorah Shusterman A"H of Chicago, the wife of Rabbi Hershel Shusterman A"H, and the mother of Rabbi Yisroel Shusterman of Monsey.

The Levaya will take place this Sunday, April 18, and will pass by 770 at approximately 1:00 PM and will arrive at the Old Montefiore Cemetery in Queens at approximately 2:00 PM.

Rabbi Shusterman will begin sitting shiva on Sunday night at his home 230 Route 306 in Monsey. The davening times are as follows:

Shacharis: 9:15 AM
Mincha: 7:15 PM
Maariv: 9:30 PM

Phone: 845-371-5918

.המקום ינחם אתכם בתוך שאר אבלי ציון וירושלים

Only 2 Spaces Left for Sewing & Growing Program

There are only 2 spaces left for the Sewing and Growing Program. For more information or to sign up please contact Devorah at 845-406-3929 or email