On the Calendar


May 5

Monte Carlo Night

The Massada Chapter of AMIT MONTE CARLO NIGHT with wine tasting and a Chinese auction

Congregation Sons of Israel, 9:45pm

111 Irving Place, Woodmere

For more information please contact Bill Rothchild, at 212-477-5465 or billr@amitchildren.org.

May 6

Hatzalah Bar-B-Q

Chevrah Hatzalah of the Rockaways and Nassau County at Sands of Atlantic Beach, 6:30 p.m. Show your support for Hatzalah by placing an ad in the Commemorative Virtual Journal. For more information visit HatzalahRL.org/BBQ

May 9

Lag B’Omer Hilula

Congregation Aish Kodesh

Rav Moshe Weinberger, Mara D’Asrah

Aish Kodesh will be having our annual Lag B’Omer Hilula L’Chvod the Yahrzeit of R. Shimon Bar Yochai. The Hilula will take place in the Young Israel of Lawrence-Cedarhurst beginning at 9:00 p.m. It will once again feature the Divrei Torah of Rav Weinberger, along with the music of Nochi Krohn and Aryeh Kunstler.

Admission Donation: $10

As usual, it is our policy to open this special event to as many people as possible. We have always tried to keep the event affordable to everyone by having several sponsors step forward and become major sponsors of this holy evening. The opportunity exists for a major sponsorships of the Hilula. If you have the capability to sponsor the Hilula, and be Mezakeh Rabim with this event, please contact Elliot Blumenthal at (516) 457-7893 or elliot.blumenthal@yahoo.com. Sponsors will receive priority seating at the head table.

May 10

Chabad of the Five Towns Lag B’Omer Family Fun Day

Amazing aerialist acrobat show

Cedarhurst Park 5:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

May 17

Gift of Life 12th Annual Partners for Life Gala

Mayim Bialik, Emcee. Recognizing The Maccabeats. Grand Hyatt Hotel, 6:00 p.m. cocktails, 7:00 p.m. dinner.

For tickets or information please call (800) 9-MARROW x 2914 or email gala@giftoflife.org

May 18

Follow Me: The Yoni

Netanyahu Story

A favorite of audiences at major film festivals, FOLLOW ME: THE YONI NETANYAHU STORY is coming to New York during the week of May 18 through 24 at Lincoln Center and Quad Cinema.

Exclusive discounted tickets are being made available to groups in the region. Screening dates are expected to fill up soon so please contact us immediately if you are interested. Filmmakers available to join your group for a Q&A following the screening.

Elinor Bunin Monroe Film Center

Film Society of Lincoln Center

144 West 65th Street, New York, NY

Two theaters: 142 seats available

Tickets are $13 & $9/sr. citizens

Group sales price: $10/ticket

Quad Cinema

34 W 13th St, New York, NY

145 seats available

Tickets are $11 & $8/sr. citizens

Group sales price (when purchasing 15 or more): $9/ticket for Monday-Thursday screenings


Juda Engelmayer, 917-733-3561



May 20

Kulanu Annual

Community Fair

Game booths, prizes and gifts, refreshments, exciting rides for all ages, pony rides, crafts

Cedarhurst Park. 12 p.m. – 5 p.m

May 23

Friends of the IDF

Inaugural Community Event

Sephardic Temple

775 Branch Blvd, Cedarhurst, 7 p.m.

For more information, please contact Rebecca Feld at (646) 274-9649 or Rebecca.Feld@fidf.org