Holidays

Hanukkah candle lighting

Holidays

HIGH HOLIDAY
MEALS AND SERVICES

Meals:

On Erev Rosh Hashanah (Sunday, 9/13), there will be a dinner at the Asbell Center starting at 5:30 p.m.  Please RSVP to  Jewishlife@dickinson.edu no later than Tuesday, September 8, 2015


On the First Day of Rosh Hashanah (Monday, 9/14) there will be a lunch provided starting at 12:30 p.m. at the Asbell Center.  Please RSVP to Jewishlife@dickinson.edu no later than Tuesday, September 8, 2015

On the First Day of Rosh Hashanah (Monday, 9/14) there will be a dinner provided starting at 5:30 p.m at the student residences (TBD).  Please RSVP to jewishlife@dickinson.edu  no later that Tuesday, September 8, 2015


Annual Pre-Fast Dinner for Students - September 22nd at 5:30 p.m. at Miseno's Restaurant (across from the Kline Center)
Free Pizza will be provided.


Student organized "Break The Fast" meals - September 23rd at 7:30 p.m. at student residences


Services:

The Asbell Center is delighted to announce that Rabbi Lyle S. Rothman, Director of Jewish Life and Learning and Hofstra University Hillel, will be joining us for Hillel High Holy Day services this year.  


NEW FOR 2015: REVAMPED HIGH HOLIDAYS!

HILLEL SPONSORED

HIGH HOLY DAY SERVICES LED BY RABBI LYLE ROTHMAN

HIGH HOLY DAYS 5776

Tickets for services are not required

Sunday, September 13, 2015
Erev Rosh Hashanah Dinner - 5:30 p.m.
Milton B. Asbell Center for Jewish Life

Erev Rosh Hashanah Service - 7:00 p.m.
Lawn between President's House and Weiss Center

Monday, September 14, 2015
Rosh Hashanah Morning Service - 9:30 a.m.
Lawn between President's House and Weiss Center

Lunch - 12:30 p.m.
Milton B. Asbell Center for Jewish Life

Tashlich Service - 1:30 p.m.
Meet at Milton B. Asbell Center for Jewish Life to walk to Letort Park

Student-Led Dinner - 5:30 p.m.
Student Residences

Evening Services - 7:00 p.m.
Lawn between President's House and Weiss Center

Tuesday, September 15, 2015
Rosh Hashanah Morning Services with Congregation Beth Tikvah - 9:30 a.m.
Milton B. Asbell Center for Jewish Life

Tuesday, September 22, 2015
Annual Pre-Fast Dinner at Miseno's for Students (FREE PIZZA!!) - 5:30 p.m.

Kol Nidre - 7:00 p.m.

Lawn between President's House and Weiss Center

Wednesday, September 23
Yom Kippur Morning Service - 9:30 a.m.

Lawn between President's House and Weiss Center

Yom Kippur Meditation and Yoga Service with Congregation Beth Tikvah
Stern Center - 4-4:15 p.m.

Evening Service - 6:00 p.m.
Lawn between President's House and Weiss Center

Break-The-Fast for Dickinson Students - 7:30 p.m.
Student Residences


SUKKOT

Begins sundown on Sunday, September 27, 2015

Ends sundown on Sunday, October 4, 2015

Sukkot building with Achim and Hillel on Sunday, September 27th

Potluck Dinner with Congregation Beth Tikvah and Hillel -  October 2nd at 6:00 p.m. at Asbell Center



HANUKKAH

Beings sundown on Sunday, December 6, 2015

Ends sundown on Monday, December 14, 2015

Hillel Party - Asbell Center



PURIM

Begins sundown on Wednesday, March 23, 2016

Ends sundown on Thursday, March 24, 2016

LET'S CELEBRATE PURIM WITH HILLEL!!

Tuesday, March 22
Misloach Manot (Purim Gifts) Making
7:30 p.m., Asbell Center

Wednesday, March 23
Purim Carnival
7:30 p.m., Asbell Center

Megillah Reading (the story of Purim)
by Rabbi Pewzner from Harrisburg, 9 p.m., Asbell Center

Thursday, March 24
Talk with Martin Sieff
The Irish and the Jews: From St. Patrick's Day to Purim
Noon, Asbell Center (Lunch provided)

The Purim Feast
Food at 3:45 p.m. and Megillah Reading at 4:15 p.m., KOVE


PASSOVER

Begins Sundown on Friday, April 22, 2016
Ends Sundown on Saturday, April 30, 2016

Looking for Passover Meals this year?

You have options!

 

FIRST NIGHT OF PASSOVER SEDER FOR STUDENTS, STAFF AND FACULTY

Friday, April 22, 2016

6 P.M. / STERN CENTER

Please join The Asbell Center for Jewish Life and Hillel

in celebrating the first night of Passover at Dickinson College!

A CATERED “KOSHER STYLE” MEAL WILL BE PROVIDED BY DINING SERVICES

Please join the fun, interactive twist on the traditional Seder experience, with games, contests and more! The Seder will be led by Prof. Andrea Lieber and Prof. Ted Merwin to celebrate the first night of Passover.

To Sign Up Please Use This Link:
http://goo.gl/forms/Sq0wvkJbRB

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SECOND NIGHT OF PASSOVER

Saturday, April 23, 2016

6 P.M.  
230 Factory Apts. – (Howie Keenan is Apt. #4 / Jessica Herrmann is Apt. #10)

Please join us for a student led Seder! Kosher for Passover catered meal will be served!!

To Sign Up Please Use This Link:
http://goo.gl/forms/Sq0wvkJbRB

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MEALS PROVIDED BY THE ASBELL CENTER

April 22 – 30, 2016

Breakfast and Lunch

Asbell Center – 3rd Floor Student Lounge

-No RSVP or meal points required-

The Asbell Center student lounge kitchen will be stocked with breakfast and lunch items during the week of Passover.

Please stop by and help yourself.

A grocery list will be available on the refrigerator for anyone to add items you would like us to provide
as well as any items that we are running low on and that need to be replaced.

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MEALS PROVIDED VIA DINING SERVICES
April 22 – 30, 2016

The Dickinson College KOVE will be closed during the week of Passover, but Dining Services will order heated, pre-packaged Star-K Kosher meals for students to pick up on a daily basis.

Students may sign up through Tuesday, March 29 at 4 p.m.
For more information please see the link below:

http://www.dickinson.edu/…/dinin…/3189/passover_meals_-_2016

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PASSOVER MEALS PROVIDED BY THE ASBELL CENTER

 

April 22nd – 30th, 2015

Breakfast and Lunch

Asbell Center – 3rd Floor Student Lounge

-No RSVP or meal points required-

The Asbell Center student lounge kitchen will be stocked with breakfast and lunch items during the week of Passover.

Please stop by and help yourself.

A grocery list will be available on the refrigerator for anyone to add items you would like us to provide
as well as any items that we are running low on and that need to be replaced.

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MEALS PROVIDED VIA DINING SERVICES
April 22 – 30, 2016

The Dickinson College KOVE will be closed during the week of Passover, but Dining Services will order heated, pre-packaged Star-K Kosher meals for students to pick up on a daily basis.

Students may sign up through Tuesday, March 29 at 4 p.m.
For more information please see the link below:

http://www.dickinson.edu/…/dinin…/3189/passover_meals_-_2016

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YOM HaSHOAH

Begins sundown on Wednesday, May 4th

Ends sundown on Thursday, May 5th

YOM HASHOAH EVENT AT DICKINSON COLLEGE
May 2, 2016
6pm
Althouse 106
The semester will conclude with a presentation on Yom HaShoah (Holocaust Remembrance Day) by one of our alumni, Don Greenbaum ‘49, who was a 20-year-old corporal from Philadelphia when he liberated the Dachau Concentration Camp. He will speak along with Ernie Gross, an Orthodox Jew from Romania, who was saved by Greenbaum on the very same day that Gross was slated to be killed.