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Sisterhood Succah Decoration

Monday, October 2, 5:00PM - 8:00PM
Tuesday, October 3, 8:00AM - 12:00PM
Tuesday, October 3, 12:00PM - 4:00PM
Tuesday, October 3, 4:00PM - 8:00PM

Our unique open air Elias Room sukkah is considered one of the most beautiful in the world. Decorated lavishly and lovingly by the Shearith Israel sisterhood who sponsors Succot kiddushim served on vintage Shearith Israel branded Tiffany Limoges china and elegant silver for all congregants to enjoy.  Teens and adults, women and men, are invited to help decorate in preparation for the Succot Festival.  To participate, contact Mrs. Lisa Rohde at lirohde-csi@yahoo.com or Aimee Margolis at art1show@verizon.net or sign up here. Financial contributions to the Sisterhood’s Succah Fund are also welcomed to help defray the costs of decorating and maintaining the Succah.  To make a contribution to the Sisterhood Succah Fund, please either send a donation to The Sisterhood Succah Fund at the synagogue office, click here to make a gift online or contact Ruth Yasky. 

The 'Pineapple' Rimonim

These bells adorned a Torah scroll at the consecration ceremony of the First Mill Street Synagogue in 1730.

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First Mill Street Synagogue

The little synagogue on Mill Street was the first structure designed and built to be a synagogue in continental North America. 

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