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Thanksgiving Activities for Youth

Thursday, November 22, 8:30AM

While parents attend Rabbi Soloveichik's Thanksgiving Lecture, children of all ages are invited for a special hesed crafts activity in Levy Auditorium. Children will decorate the food packages that we will be packing later that morning. 

After the crafts activity, children are invited to join us in the Elias room for hot chocolate and refeshments and then off to the portico for a parade view that is not to be missed! Registration for the Portico Parade Viewing is required; click here to sign up.

WE HAVE REACHED CAPACITY FOR NON-MEMBERS AND HAVE ONLY A FEW REMAINING SPOTS FOR MEMBERS; REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED.

Finally, at 9:30 am, school aged children, teens and adults are encouraged to participate in our Thanksgiving Pack-a-thon.   

Twenty First Street Cemetery

In August of 1829, Shearith Israel’s third cemetery was consecrated.  It was located on Twenty First Street just west of Sixth Avenue

1829
Uriah Phillips Levy

Uriah Phillips Levy, the first Jew to be promoted to Commodore in the United States Navy.

1850