Wednesday, November 24, 2010

Start Joining the Daily Tanya Shiur for the New Cycle of Tanya

This Friday, Yud Tes Kislev, the learning of Tanya as part of the daily Chitas will start from the beginning.

It is the perfect time to start or strengthen your daily Tanya learning and there is no better way than to start by attending Rabbi Lesches's daily Tanya shiur.

The shiur is on the Tanya portion of the day's Chitas and takes place on Mondays through Fridays at 6:30 AM and on Sundays at 7:30 AM at Tzemach Tzedek.

All are strongly encouraged to participate!

Details of Menorah Parade 5771

The parade will take place on this Thursday, December 2, 2010.

Line-up will be at 5:30 PM at K’hal Tzemach Tzedek Lubavitch. All vehicles must enter through Cresteview Terrace. There will be no entrance to Langeries Drive. The parade is scheduled to depart at 6:30 PM sharp so please arrive before 6:00 PM so that the parade can depart promptly.

Parade Route:
  • From Langeries Drive turn left onto Route 306 (go 1.1 miles);
  • Turn right onto West Maple Avenue (go 1.8 miles);
  • Turn left onto Viola Road (go 0.2 miles);
  • Turn right onto Forshay Road (go 0.9 miles);
  • Turn right onto Grandview Avenue (go 1.5 miles);
  • Turn left onto New Hempstead Road (go 3.5 miles);
  • Turn right onto South Main Street/ Old Route 304 (go 1.0 miles);
  • Turn left to stay on South Main Street/ Old Route 304 (go 0.0 miles);
  • Turn right onto Route 304 (go 2.6 miles);
  • Take ramp onto Route 59;
  • Turn right onto Route 59 (go 1.4 miles);
  • Turn right onto New Clarkstown Road (go 0.1 miles);
  • Turn right onto Spring Valley Market Place (go 0.3 miles);
  • Drive to Target parking lot;
In the Target parking lot there will be a grand menorah lighting followed by Chanukah gelt, doughnuts, latkes, music and dancing!

As required by the Police Department for safety reasons, as a courtesy to the shul's neighbors, and to ensure that the event is organized, please follow these guidelines so that this parade is a true Kiddush Hashem:
  • All vehicles should enter through Crestview Terrace only (please do NOT turn into Langeries).
  • During line-up please make sure that your car is pulled over to the side of the road to allow traffic to pass through.
  • During lineup please do not block any driveways or side streets.
  • To help identify your vehicle as a parade participant please keep your 4-way flashers (hazards) on for line-up and for the entire duration of the parade.

If you need to purchase a car menorah, need your car menorah repaired, would like to help sponsor this beautiful event, or have any questions, please contact 845-578-5653 or parade5771@gmail.com.