The First Fridays of Fall program allows the Jewish community to come together for an evening service and home-cooked meal the first Friday of every month in the fall.
Fall 2010 Dates:
Oct. 8 | Nov. 5 | Dec. 3
In the spring we come together on the last Friday of each month.
Spring 2011 Dates:
Jan. 28 | Feb. 25 | March 25 | April 29.
Hillel meets every Sunday evening at 8 p.m. at the Hillel House. Hillel meetings are a great way to meet other students, hang out on the comfy couches at the Hillel House, and eat yummy food. More on Hillel »
All Jewish holidays are observed on campus and in the Hillel House. The holidays of the 2010–11 academic year are as follows:
|Rosh Hashanah||Sept. 8 – 10|
|Yom Kippur||Sept. 17 – 18|
|Sukkot||Sept. 22 – Oct. 1|
|Chanukah||Dec. 1 – 9|
|Tu b’Shvat||Jan. 20|
|Purim||March 19 – 20|
|Passover||April 18 – 26|
Sukkot at SU
All events will take place in our sukkah on the Degenstein Lawn for the whole week of September 22 – September 29. Stop by, say hi, and shake the lulav!
Tues., Sept. 21 at 4:15 p.m.
Come help us decorate the sukkah
Wed., Sept. 22 at 7 p.m.
Sushi in the Sukkah! Celebrate the first night of Sukkot with our annual delicious celebration!
Thurs., Sept. 23 at 7 p.m.
Game night in the sukkah
Fri., Sept. 24 at 7 p.m.
Bring your folks to a Shabbat dinner in the sukkah!
Sun., Sept. 26 at 7 p.m.
Movie Night : Ushpizin, an award winning Israeli film
Tues., Sept. 28 at 7p.m.
Judaism and the Environment – What Can We Do? An informal class/discussion with Rabbi Palley
A community Seder, designated as a major university event, is held on the first night of Passover in Evert Dining Hall in the Charles B. Degenstein Campus Center. A second night Seder is held in the Hillel House. The Seder will be held on Mon., April 18, 2011.