Passover 2013: Long Island & NYC Events


Pre-Pesach Prep Dinner @ Congregation Beth-El Massapequa, 99 Jerusalem Ave., Massapequa. Keep your kitchen clean for Pesach, Share Shabbat dinner with us and relax before the big festival. 6:30 p.m. March 22.

Passover R&R @ The JCC in Manhattan, 334 Amsterdam Ave., Manhattan. Passover Day: Original Origami for Children & Adults; Face Painting with Jaime Gruber; Community Cinema: The King & I; Meet Moses: A Passover Journey; Storybook Theater: Izzy The Whizz; Adult Crafts Stamps, Carving and Printing; A Cappella Concert: Flat Iron Four and more. Free. 2 p.m. Saturday, March 23.

Passover Wine Tasting @ Post Wine & Spirits, 510 Jericho Tpke., Syosset,  3:30 p.m.-6:30 p.m. Taste the latest and greatest for your Seder table. Saturday, March 23 – 11 a.m.- 6 p.m.; Sunday, March 24 – 1-5 p.m.; Monday, March 25 – 10 a.m.-6 p.m.

Passover Service @ South Nassau Unitarian Universalist Congregation, 228 S. Ocean Ave., Freeport. Free. 10:30 p.m.-11:45 a.m. Sunday, March 24.

Search for Chametz @ Chabad of Little Neck, 254-05 Cullman Ave., Queens. 7:44 p.m. Sunday, March 24.

Burning of the Chametz @ Chabad Outreach Center, 550 Rockaway Ave., Valley Stream.  11:30 a.m.-11:58 a.m. Monday, March 25.

Royal Passover Seder @ Melville Marriott
The Seder is geared for singles and couples of all ages. Emphasis on children’s participation makes this a great choice for families with young children. The seder is integrated with meaningful insights, stimulating discussions, delightful food, song and Jewish humor. The atmosphere is warm and friendly. E-mail [email protected] or call 631-385-2424 to register. 7 p.m. Monday, March 25.

Passover Seder @ Chai Center, 501 Vanderbilt Pkwy., Dix Hills
Geared for everyone, singles, couples, families, seniors, etc. The Seder is easy to follow and interactive. 8 p.m. Monday, March 25.

Community Passover Seder @ Temple Israel, 490 Northville Turnpike., Riverhead. 6:30 p.m. Monday, March 25.

Erev Pesach Candle Lighting @ Malverne Jewish Center, 1 Norwood Ave., Malverne. 6:53 p.m. Monday, March 25.

Passover @ Thyme Restaurant & Cafe Bar, 8 Tower Pl., Roslyn. 4-9 p.m. Special Four-Course Passover Prix Fixe Menu. All items on the Passover Menu are made without flour, however Thyme is not kosher. Four Courses: $49 adults & $22 children under 10 yrs. March 25 & March 26.

Heimish Passover Seder @ Chabad of Patchogue, 28 Mowbray St., Patchogue. Enjoy a warm and friendly atmosphere with a delicious holiday feast. No membership or affiliation required. Monday, March 25 at 7:15 p.m.; Tuesday, March 26 at 7:30 p.m.

The SEDER w/ Rabbi Edelkopf @ Chabad of South Bay LI, 4725 Merrick Rd., Massapequa. 7:30 p.m. on Monday, March 25 and 8 p.m. on Tuesday, March 26.

Pesach Seder @ Chabad of West Hempstead, 585 Nassau Blvd., West Hempstead. Join us for a Relive the exodus, discover the eternal meaning of the Hagaddah, & enjoy a communal seder complete with hand made Shmurah Matzah, wine & a wonderful dinner spiced with unique traditional customs. RSVP REQUIRED: Email [email protected] or call 516-596-8691 7:30 p.m. on Monday, March 25. 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, March 26.

Pesach Services/Communal Seder @ Chabad of Roslyn, 75 Powerhouse Rd., Roslyn Heights. 9 a.m., 6:45 p.m. Seder at 7:45 p.m. Tuesday, March 26.

Second Night Pot Luck Dinner @ Temple Emanu-El of Long Beach, 455 Neptune Blvd., Long Beach.  6 p.m. Tuesday, March 26.

Community Passover Seder @ Viana Hotel & Spa, 3998 Brush Hollow Rd., Westbury, 7:30  p.m. Catered dinner discussion about Passover and singing. Most of the Seder and Haggada will be conducted in English. Rabbi Mendy and Devorah Brownstein of Chabad of Oyster Bay and Jericho, will facilitate this inter-generational program. Tuesday, March 26.

Community Passover Seder @ Temple B’nai Israel of Elmont, 471 Elmont Rd., Elmont, 6:15 p.m. Tuesday, March 26.

Passover Seder Dinner @ Galleria Ristorante, 238 Post Ave., Westbury. 5 p.m. & 7 p.m. Tuesday, March 26.

Seder Plate Collage @ Children’s Museum of Manhattan, 212 W. 83rd St., Manhattan. 10 a.m.  Ages four and under. Decorate a plate with traditional foods. Tuesday, March 26.

Cup of Elijah @ Children’s Museum of Manhattan, 212 W. 83rd St., Manhattan. 11 a.m., noon, 2 p.m., 3 p.m. & 4 p.m. Explore the importance of Elijah’s cup at the Passover Seder. Kids will get to create and decorate their own cup with tissue paper and shining gems. Ages 5 and up. Tuesday, March 26.

Creative Family Passover Seder @ 92nd Street Y, Manhattan. 5:30 p.m.Celebrate Passover with your family as the Upper East Side institution re-creates ancient traditions with songs, stories, movement and games, as well as a fabulous dinner. Tuesday, March 26.

Passover Seder Second Night @ Jewish Center of the Moriches, 227 Main St., Center Moriches, 6 p.m. A faith program for families. 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 26.

Communal Passover Seder @ Temple Adas Israel, 30 Atlantic Ave., Sag Harbor, 7 p.m. Traditional songs, stories plus gourmet kosher dinner. Tuesday, March 26.

Second Night Seder @ Temple Sinai of Roslyn, 425 Roslyn Rd., Roslyn Heights. 6 p.m. Tuesday, March 26.

Community Seder @ Mastic Beach Hebrew Center, 218 Neighborhood Rd., Mastic Beach. 6:30-8:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 26.

Long Island Gay and Lesbian Youth’s (LIGALY’s) 2nd Annual Community Passover Celebration @ The Center at Garden City, 400 Garden City Plaza, Suite 110, Garden City. LIGALY’s Aleph Project presents a Seder for gay, lesbian, bisexual, and trangender (GLBT) community members of all ages and their allies.  Free for youth, $18 suggested donation for adults. More info at www.ligaly.org. 6 p.m. Thursday, March 28.

Pesach Seder Balancing [email protected] Jewish Children’s Museum, 792 Eastern Parkway, Brooklyn, with Chinese Acrobat Yang Xiao Di. Watch in wonder as Xiao Di balances plates, raw eggs, wine bottles, and much more! Thursday, March 28 – 1 p.m., 2:30 p.m. & 4 p.m.; Friday, March 29 – 12:30 p.m.; Sunday, March 31 – 12:30 p.m.

Shabbat Passover Celebration @ Temple B’nai Torah, 2900 Jerusalem Ave., Wantagh. 8 p.m. Friday, March 29.

Last Day of Passover @ JCC of West Hempstead, 711 Dogwood Ave., West Hempstead. Free. 6 a.m. Tuesday, April 2.

Passover Early Morning Service @ Jewish Community Center of West Hempstead, 711 Dogwood Ave., West Hempstead. Yizkor will be recited. If you are interested in attending, please call the synagogue office at 516-481-7448. 6 a.m. Tuesday, April 2.