Pegisha opens Friday, November 3 at 8:00 am and ends Sunday, November 5 at 4:00 pm (1:00 pm for Group 1).
Note: The schedule is approximate and subject to change.
7:45 am Registration opens – Jewish Children’s Museum
Light refreshments will be served
Venue: Jewish Children’s Museum, 792 Eastern Parkway, Brooklyn NY 11213
8:00 am NYC tour departs (buses leave promptly at 8:15!)
*by prior reservation only
11:00 am Jewish Discovery Walking Tour
1:00 pm Registration Closes
4:00 pm Welcome! Opening Session
Venue for all for all Pegisha events (unless noted otherwise): Oholei Torah Center, 667 Eastern Parkway, Brooklyn NY 11213
5:15 pm Candle Lighting Ceremony
Kabbalat Shabbat – Welcoming Shabbat with exuberance
Visit Lubavitch World Headquarters
7:30 pm Shabbat Dinner at the Home of Your Host
10:00 pm – 1:00 am FRIDAY NIGHT LIVE! Interactive discussions and social opportunities
9:00 am Chassidut: A mystical start to Shabbat
10:00 am Shacharit (option 1)
10:30 am Prayer discussion & meditation (Option 2)
12:30 pm Festive Shabbat Lunch
2:30-5:15 pm Workshops, activities and social opportunities
6:30 pm Uplifting Havdallah Ceremony
9:00 pm ULTRA: Pegisha Party
12:00 am Late Night Interactive discussions
8:30 am Shacharit & Tefillin Club
Note: The Sunday programming is split into two groups. Check to see which group your school is joining.
9:00 am Breakfast
Visit the Rebbe’s Ohel
1:00 pm Official end of Pegisha; buses return to Crown Heights
9:30 am Option A: Jewish Discovery walking tour (by prior reservation) – leaving from Dreidel at JCM
10:00 am Option B: Jewish Children’s Museum tour
Kingston Avenue Judaica and gift shopping!
11:30 am Brunch
3:30 pm Official end of Pegisha; buses return to Crown Heights
Have a safe trip home, see you next year!