Schedule Dec. 30-Jan. 1 - Chabad Lubavitch of Northwest Connecticut
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Friday, Rosh Chodesh Teves  - December 30


12 pm: Check in & Registration

          12 pm-2:30 pm: Lunch Buffet

1 pm- 2 pm: Women Pool & Fitness Center 

2 pm- 3 pm: Men Pool & Fitness Center 

2 pm -3 pm: Children’s Entertainment Featuring Joe the Famous Clown

3:15 pm: Mincha

3:30 pm: Menorah Lighting

4:00 pm: Candle Lighting

4:15 pm: Welcome by Rabbi Joseph Eisenbach

4:30 pm: Women’s Workshop with  Rebbetzin Esther Teichtel:  Bagels and BBQ: Living jewishly in Nashville Tenn.

5:00 pm: Kabbolas Shabbos

5:30 pm: Seudas Shabbos

8:30 pm: Oneg - Dessert Buffet & Workshop with Rabbi Manis Friedman -  If It’s All For The Good, Why Does It Feel So Bad? An authentically Jewish presentation enabling us to lay the groundwork for understanding G‑d's justice.         



Shabbos, 2 Teves - December 31



7:00 am: Breakfast Buffet (breakfast will be served until 9:30 am)

8:00 am: Nusach Ashkenaz Shachris Minyan - Followed by a Grand Buffet Kiddush           

9:00 am: a Chassidic Discourse with Rabbi Manis Friedman:  We Received the Torah, But Did We Get It?

10:00 am: Nusach Ari Shacharis Minyan - Followed by a Grand Buffet Kiddush 

12:30 pm: Seudas Shabbos Luncheon 

2:30 pm: Workshop featuring Rabbi Manis Friedman: 
Life Is Like A Box Of Chocolate… No amount of pleasure can make a person happy. But happiness disposes a person towards greater pleasure. Understanding happiness is the first step to gaining it.

4:00 pm: Mincha

4:00 pm:  Women's Shiur with Rebbetzin Esther Teichtel:  Hidden harmony; The power of the Jewish Woman

4:15 pm: Seudah Shlishis

4:45 pm: Seder Niggunim, Unity in Song led by Gad Elbaz          

5:20 pm: Maariv followed by Musical Havdalla

5:30 pm: Menorah Lighting

7:00 pm: Melave Malke Buffet (will be served until 9 pm)

7:30- 8:15 pm : Women Pool & Fitness Center

8:30- 9:15 pm: Men Pool & Fitness Center 

8:30 pm: Live Concert with Gad Elbaz 

Followed by a Late Night Inspiration with Rabbi Manis Friedman:   Lighten Up! The Comedy of Marriage:If he’s from Mars and she’s from Venus, do we really think it’s going to work? A lighthearted look at the institution of marriage and the need to maintain a good sense of humor to keep it healthy.

Sunday - 3 Tevet - January 1


7:15 am-8:30 am: Women Pool & Fitness Center 

7:45 am: Nusach Ashkenaz Shachris Minyan

8:00 am: Chassidic Insights with Rabbi Manis Friedman -  The Holistic and The Kabalistic: Mystical Guide to Healthy, Joyous & Fulfilling Living

8:30 am -11:30 am: Brunch Buffet

8:30 am-9:30 am:  Men Pool & Fitness Center 

9:00 am: Nusach Ari Shacharis Minyan

          12:00 pm: Check-out - A break till Labor Day, looking forward to having you join our  

12:00 – 7:00 pm – Chanukah on the Slopes, Skiing & Tubing, with Kosher Restaurant