Celebrate Shavuot With Stephen Wise!
Shavuot begins at sundown on Saturday, June 4. Join us as we celebrate the giving of the Torah on Mount Sinai with services, study sessions, delicious dairy desserts and more!
We can’t wait to celebrate with you!
Erev Shavuot Service + Tikkun Leil Shavuot
SATURDAY JUNE 4, 6:00–8:45 p.m.
On Shavuot, we celebrate the giving of the Torah on Mount Sinai with special readings and late-night study. Join our clergy for this special service followed (after a brief break) by back-to-back teachings about the holiday, music and more.
To participate in our Tikkun Leil Shavuot study session, you must register on Zoom.
The Book of Ruth reveals to today’s reader the core components of Jewish peoplehood in ancient times. Join Rabbi Tracy Kaplowitz as together we delve into the text to explore the centrality of the Land of Israel and social action to Jewish peoplehood, and identify a democratic critique of the future monarchy.
Yom Tov Morning Service with Hallel and Yizkor
SUNDAY, JUNE 5, 10:00 a.m.
Join Cantor Dan Singer and Rabbi Sam Natov in person for an intimate and meaningful Shavuot morning service to commemorate the receiving of the Torah. We will also honor our deceased loved ones with a Yizkor service.
Dairy Delights Food Tour with Rabbis Natov and Rifkin and Famous Fat Dave
SUNDAY, JUNE 5, 12:00–2:00 p.m.
There might be some debate over why exactly we eat dairy on Shavuot, but everyone agrees that it’s a delicious tradition! Join Rabbis Sam Natov and Rena Rifkin for a tour led by Famous Fat Dave to some of our favorite Lower East Side eateries — Russ and Daughters, Pickle Guys, Kossar’s Bialys, Yonah Schimmel’s, and Ray’s Candy Store — to enjoy some dairy (and parve) delights. The cost to join the tour is $60 per person.