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A Very American Shabbat Community Dinner

Featuring Melanie Kirkpatrick in Conversation with Rabbi Soloveichik

Friday, November 18

In anticipation of Thanksgiving, come to Shearith Israel for a special Shabbat dinner program featuring award winning writer-journalist, Melanie Kirkpatrick in conversation with Rabbi Soloveichik.  Together, they will give a vivid portrait of the history of our nation's- and our synagogue's-- most beloved national holiday. 
Melanie Kirkpatrick, award winning, writer-journalist, deputy editor of the editorial page of the Wall Street Journal (2006-2009), senior fellow at the Hudson Institute and author of the new book, Thanksgiving: The Holiday at the Heart of the American Experience.  

Register here.


Deadline: November 10.

Procrastinators Pricing Final Deadline: November 15.  

Sponsor - $250 (includes two meals)

Sponsor - $180 (includes one meal)

Members - $54 (after November 10 - $58) 

Non-Members - $62 (after November 10 - $66)

Children - $18


Nineteenth Street Synagogue

The congregation's fourth synagogue was built on nineteenth Street, just west of Fifth Avenue.  

Omer Board

Shearith Israel’s “Omer Board” dates back to the Mill Street Synagogue of 1730, and may indeed go back to the early years of the Congregation’s history.