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A SPIRITED SHABBAT EXPERIENCE
IN THE HEART OF THE CHABAD LUBAVITCH MOVEMENT

 

 

 Weekend of Freedom Day Public Holiday
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APRIL 27-29, 2018 • 12-14 IYAR 5778

Crown Heights, Brooklyn
NEW YORK

WHAT TO EXPECT

Crown Heights
Experience a taste of Crown Heights with an insider’s tour of the neighborhood highlighted by a visit to the iconic 770 building, the Rebbe’s Shul and Chabad Central Headquarters. The weekend will be complemented by three gourmet meals daily.

The Ohel
Visit a site revered by hundreds of thousands around the world, a place where heaven and earth intersect, and where prayers are answered and blessings are bestowed. The Ohel, located in Queens, NY is the resting place of the Lubavitcher Rebbe.

 

Inspiring Personalities
Enjoy lively and informative lectures by noted educators, and benefit from the opportunity to meet new friends who share your enjoyment of Jewish study.

 

Accommodations
Your reservation includes accommodations at the beautiful home of a warm, friendly Crown Heights family. If you prefer to stay in a nearby hotel or short term apartment rental, we will graciously assist you in making the arrangements; please note that hotel and rental fees are not included.
 

THE SCHEDULE
± subject to change ±

 

 

FRIDAY

Visit the synagogue of Lubavitch World Headquarters
770 Eastern Parkway
6:00 PM 

Candle Lighting
7:38 PM

Welcome the Shabbat
by Rabbi Mordy Dinerman
8:00 PM

Icebreaker
group discussion
8:15 PM

Friday Night Services
Cantor: Rabbi Levi Kaplan
8:45 PM

Shabbat Dinner
keynote address by Rabbi Aryeh Weinstein

SHABBAT

Breakfast
8:00 AM

 

Chassidut Group Study
with Rabbi Zalman Abraham
9:00 AM

 

 

Shabbat Morning Services

sermon by Rabbi Aryeh Weinstein
10:00 AM

Kiddush
12:00 PM

Lecture: The Secret of Chabad
by Rabbi Dovid Eliezrie
12:45 PM

Shabbat Lunch
1:30 PM

Meet Inspiring Personalities
4:00 PM

Mincha Services
6:30 PM

Farbrengen! A traditional Chassidic gathering
with Rabbi Simon Jacobson
7:00 PM

Havdalah & Melave Malka
Havdalah with ZUSHE 
keynote address by Rabbi Burt Siegel

 

SUNDAY

Breakfast

at the Jewish Children's Museum
8:00 AM

Standing Below Connected Above
class on the significance of visiting the Rebbe's Ohel
10:30 AM

The Rebbe’s House
1304 President Street
11:30 AM

The Rebbe’s Ohel
an inspirational visit to the Rebbe’s resting place.
12:15 PM

Return to Crown Heights
3:30 PM

option of extending your stay in NYC

RESERVE YOUR PLACE NOW
rdm@chabad.org.za