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AOJS & JewVentures

~ Present Another Extraordinary ~

Shabbos Nachamu Weekend Retreat!
For Singles and Families

Friday, Aug 4th – Sunday, Aug 6th, 2017

At the Luxurious Crowne Plaza ● Stamford, CT

As little as 45 Minutes From NYC – The Closest & Nicest Shabbos Nachamu Hotel!



Featuring World-Renowned Speakers

Rabbi Dr. Nachman Cohen, Rabbi Dr. Aaron Glatt, Rabbi Ben Tzion Shafier, Dr. Jonathan Lasson

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● AOJS provides insightful lectures on the halachic implications
of the latest scientific and technological breakthroughs.
(AOJS - Association of Orthodox Jewish Scientists)

● JewVentures is renowned for producing luxurious, sold-out,
Shabbos Nachamu events for hundreds of singles.

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Featuring Entertainer & Musical Superstar Lipa SchmeltzerENTERTAINER & MUSICAL SUPERSTAR LIPA SCHMELTZER

Some of the Weekend's Many Highlights:

● Full Program with World Class Speakers.
● More than a Dozen Different Thought-Provoking & Provocative Lectures to Choose From!
● Great Atmosphere for Families!
***NEW*** Special Children’s Programming with Day Camp and Puppet Shows.
● Several Hundred Fun and Friendly Singles! Many Traveling in from All Over!
● Special Singles Programing Led by Dr. Jonathan Lasson.
● Live Musical Entertainment All Weekend! Including a Saturday Night Concert!
● Luxurious Hotel and Delectable Gourmet Food.
● Swimming Pool with Separate Hours and State-of-the-Art Gym.
● Late Check-Out Sunday 1PM.
● And Much More...

2017 AOJS & JewVentures Shabbos Nachamu

AOJS & JewVentures

Friday, August 4, 2017 at 3:00 PM - Sunday, August 6, 2017 at 1:00 PM (EDT)

2017 AOJS & JewVentures Shabbos Nachamu

Ticket Information

Ticket Type Sales End Price Fee Quantity
Donate   more info 1h 32m Enter donation ($)
Singles Only: 1 in a 3 person room: $489 -$90 Just-In-Time Discount = $399 per person         more info 1h 32m $399.00 $0.00
Couples or Singles: 1 in a 2 person room (2 Dbl Beds): $579 -$90 Just-In-Time Discount = $489 per person   more info 1h 32m $489.00 $0.00
Couples Only: 1 in a 2 person room (1 King Bed, 1 Pullout Sofabed): $579 -$90 Just-In-Time Discount = $489 per person         more info 1h 32m $489.00 $0.00
Singles Only: 1 in own room (King Bed): $749 -$90 Just-In-Time Discount = $659         more info 1h 32m $659.00 $0.00
Child in parents' room: WITHOUT a rollaway, Kids Menu: $169     (Ages 4 thru 11)   more info 1h 32m $169.00 $0.00
Child in parents' room: WITH a rollaway bed, Kids Menu: $199     (Ages 4 thru 11)   more info 1h 32m $199.00 $0.00
Child in separate room: 1 in a 3 person room, Kids Menu: $439 - $100 Early-Bird-Special = $349     (Ages 4 thru 11)   more info 1h 32m $349.00 $0.00
Child in separate room: 1 in a 2 person room, Kids Menu: $529 - $100 Early-Bird-Special = $439     (Ages 4 thru 11)   more info 1h 32m $439.00 $0.00
Round-Trip Bus or Van Ride From Upper West Side 2:00 PM (Columbus Ave and W 96th St)   and back   more info 1h 32m $54.00 $0.00
Round-Trip Bus or Van Ride From Flatbush 1:00 PM (Coney Island Avenue at corner of Avenue J) and back   more info 1h 32m $54.00 $0.00
Other (internal use only) 1h 32m Free $0.00

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Event Details

Shabbos Nachamu 2016 Sold-Out a Week Early! Don't miss out on this one!
AOJS and JewVentures present a luxurious Shabbos Nachamu getaway weekend retreat! Filled with unique thought-provoking programming geared for orthodox families and singles looking for a fun, meaningful, and relaxing experience.

Friday Aug 4th, 3:00PM -  Sunday Aug 6th, 1:00PM, 2017

AOJS – Association of Orthodox Jewish Scientists 
Founded in 1948, with Rav Moshe Feinstein zt’l as its halachic advisor, AOJS serves the Jewish community in the intersection of the scientific and halachic realms. The purpose of this Shabbos Nachamu Retreat is for AOJS to bring the latest scientific breakthroughs and the halachic ramifications to a wider general audience of laypeople.

Many of the issues addressed by AOJS are timely and controversial. This creates lively discussions and debates that are highly informative and entertaining.

Here are some of this year's topics:


The Rabbinic Response to Crisis:
The Evolution of Halachah.

Speaker: Rabbi Dr. Nachman Cohen, PhD

Medical and Recreational Drug Use:
The Halachic Lowdown on Getting High. 
Speaker: Rabbi Dr. Aaron Glatt, MD

What is Man's Role?  Understanding the Balance
between Self-Empowerment and Reliance on G-d.
Speaker: Rabbi Ben Tzion Shafier

The A.R.T. of a Good Relationship.

Speaker: Dr. Pessy Sloan, PhD.

Artificial Wombs: Can we Make a Golem?
Speaker: Rabbi Dr. Aaron Glatt, MD

Electricity on Shabbos and Yom Tov:
Pros and Cons of “The Shabbos Switch.”

Speaker: Rabbi Chaim Packer

The Halachic Perspective on Climate Change.
Speaker: Dr. Harvey Rosenblum, MS, MD

Towards a Postmodern Science Based on Kabbalah.

Speaker: Gabriel Burstein, PhD

Stories from an Orthodox Jewish Research Physician,
Practicing in Two Islamic Countries.

Speaker: Dr. Brian Carr, MD, PhD

These are a sampling of the over a dozen insightful and entertaining lectures by highly qualified speakers.
Throughout the weekend there is a jam-packed schedule of lectures, activities and entertainment to choose from.

Founded in 2010, JewVentures has organized many high-quality singles retreats. This includes many Yom Tov, Shabbos Nachamu, and Labor Day Weekend retreats.
The entertainment, speakers, rabbis, food, venues and facilities are always top of their kind!
Each of our Shabbos Nachamu Retreats were attended by 250 to 350 high-quality singles!  

Over 50 singles have met & married from these retreats!

The Crowne Plaza Stamford, CT is one of the closest and most luxurious Shabbos Nachamu hotels to NYC!


All meals prepared with great expertise
by the catering chefs from Tyberg.
Top notch Hashgocha under Rabbi Babad of Tarnopol
with a full time Mashgiach on premises.
All foods are Glatt Kosher and/or Cholov Yisroel.

Join our Full Schedule of thought provoking lectures, entertainment and singles programming or Just Kick Back and relax with Friends and Family.  Whether you prefer a structured type event, or a more laid back atmosphere, you can enjoy either or both at our event.

LIVE ENTERTAINMENT – Superstar Lipa Schmeltzer
All Weekend we will be dazzled by the world-famous musical entertainer and singer Lipa Schmeltzer! On Friday night we will have Kabbalas Shabbos davening by Lipa, followed by a late night Kumsitz. Saturday Night, we will have a musical Havdalah and SPECIAL CONCERT PERFORMANCE featuring Lipa! It’s going to rock! Literally!

Orthodox singles from all over the U.S. and several other countries. Dining and singles programming will have separate groupings by age range so you will be spending time with singles in your own age group.
Since there will be hundreds of singles, there will be
MANY singles in your age range.

Religious values: Geared towards Orthodox singles who are middle of the road, to the right, and to the left.
There will be PLENTY of people in your type.

Dr. Jonathan Lasson, an experienced singles programming facilitator, will be leading the singles programming.

Come and join us and see why singles rave about our events and fly in or drive from all over to attend!

Children’s Programming for ages 4 through 10. Professional puppeteer will do 3 unique puppet shows. There will be children’s programming during most lectures, so you can fully enjoy them. There will be a Friday afternoon Puppet show. Shabbos afternoon day camp and Puppet show. Lipa Schmeltzer concert on Motzei Shabbos. Sunday morning day camp and Puppet show.

There will be a Shabbos Elevator and regular metal keys for this weekend.  When you check-in to hotel, hotel will require picture I.D. and credit card as security for your room key and in case of damage. If everything is returned in order, there is no cost for this.

1 - For those driving there is self-parking at the hotel. Hotel charges a $10 parking fee for the entire weekend,
to be paid via credit card when exiting parking lot.

2 - There is public transportation available. Manhattan by Train: from Grand Central Station, take Metro North-New Haven line to Stamford Train Station (travel time approx. 50 min). The Crowne  Plaza Hotel is about a 10 minute ride from Stamford train station. One can take the hotel's shuttle by calling the hotel's front desk, 203-359-1300, and asking for a pick-up. There are also taxis waiting at station or you can order an uber.

3 - We also have a round-trip bus or van from Flatbush and the Upper West Side. See ticket information above.

Questions? Please first email:
If needed, call: 646-580-3270

Cancellation Policy: 90% refund for cancellations by July 25th.
No refunds for cancellations after July 25th, 2017 or for no shows.

Prior to your registration, prices are subject to change at any time.

Have questions about 2017 AOJS & JewVentures Shabbos Nachamu? Contact AOJS & JewVentures

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Crowne Plaza Stamford
2701 Summer St
Stamford, CT 06905

Friday, August 4, 2017 at 3:00 PM - Sunday, August 6, 2017 at 1:00 PM (EDT)

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