Pegisha check-in begins Friday, November 3 at 7:30 am. Program ends Sunday, November 5  1:00 pm for Group 1; 3:30 pm for Group 2.

NEW! Express entry to Pegisha venue during Shabbat with hand stamp. Make sure to get yours at registration on Friday.

Note: Minor scheduling changes are possible.

Friday

NEW! Express entry to Pegisha venue during Shabbat with hand stamp. Make sure to get yours at registration before the start of Shabbat.

7:45 am Registration Reception – Jewish Children’s Museum
Receive Pegisha materials and stick around to meet new friends. Refreshments will be served.
Venue: Jewish Children’s Museum, 792 Eastern Parkway, Brooklyn NY 11213

8:00 am NYC bus tour (buses leave promptly at 8:15!)
*by prior reservation only

10:30 am-1:00 pm Crown Heights Walking Tour (by prior reservation)

1:00 pm Registration Reception closes
Extended Registration will remain open at JCM until 4:00 pm to facilitate hand stamping for late arrivals

4:00 pm Welcome! Opening Session
Venue: Lubavitch World Headquarters, 770 Eastern Parkway, Brooklyn NY 11213

Venue for all Pegisha events (unless otherwise noted):
Oholei Torah Center, 667 Eastern Parkway, Brooklyn NY 11213

4:30 pm Extended Registration at Oholei Torah
Registration desk will be open until 5:15 pm to facilitate hand stamping for late arrivals

5:15 pm Candle Lighting Ceremony

Kabbalat Shabbat – Welcoming Shabbat with exuberance

7:00 pm Shabbat Dinner at the Home of Your Host

9:45 pm – 1:00 am FRIDAY NIGHT LIVE! Interactive discussions and social opportunities

Registered for Pegisha+Enjoy our exclusive Friday night wine tasting and late-night discussions
(21+ and not registered for Pegisha+? Contact us today. Space is limited.)

Saturday / Shabbat

9:00 am Chassidut: A mystical start to Shabbat

10:00 am Shacharit (option 1)

11:00 am Prayer discussion & meditation (Option 2)

12:30 pm Festive Shabbat Lunch

2:00-6:30 pm Workshops, discussions, facilitated games, icebreakers and social opportunities

Registered for Pegisha+Enjoy exclusive programming including cocktail hour and riveting discussions
(21+ and not registered for Pegisha+? Contact us today. Space is limited.)

6:45 pm Uplifting Havdallah Ceremony

9:00 pm  LIV: Pegisha Party

12:00 am Kumzitz: Interactive musical journey & Farbrengen with Rabbi Posner

Note: At 2:00 am, Standard Time begins. Move your clock back and sleep an extra hour!

Sunday

Note: Standard Time.

8:00 am Shacharit

Note: The Sunday programming is split into two groups. Check to see which group your school is registered for.

Group 1

9:15 am Breakfast at Oholei Torah

Closing program

Visit the Rebbe’s Ohel

1:00 pm Official end of Pegisha; buses return to Crown Heights

 

Group 2

10:00 am-12:00 pm  (Option A:) Crown Heights walking tour (by prior reservation)
Venue: Leaving from Dreidel at Jewish children’s Museum

10:00 am (Option B:) Jewish Children’s Museum tour

Kingston Avenue Judaica and gift shopping!

12:00 pm Brunch at Oholei Torah

Closing Program

Visit the Rebbe’s Ohel

3:30 pm Official end of Pegisha; buses return to Crown Heights

 

Have a safe trip home, see you next year – may it be in Jerusalem!