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June 1: Shabbat in Jackson Heights: Services, Children's Program & Potluck...

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81-10 35th Ave

81-10 35th Avenue

Community United Methodist Church

Queens, NY 11372

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Join us for Malkhut's monthly Shabbat morning gathering in Jackson Heights .

WHAT WE'LL DO

We will sink into the spaciousness and peace of Shabbat together, with silence, singing, prayer and study. Rabbi Goldenberg will facilitate meditation, prayer/chant and Torah study. Meanwhile, our Children's Learning Program (ages 3-8) takes place in separate rooms. Keep scrolling down for the morning's schedule and details on the Children's Learning Program.

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*We encourage everyone to please register so that we can have an accurate headcount*

Space for the Children’s Learning Program (scroll down for more info) is limited and registration is required.

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SCHEDULE*

9:30-10 Mindfulness Meditation (We close the door at 9:30, so please arrive early to settle in)

10-11 Prayer and Chant

11-12 Torah study

12-1 Kiddush Lunch. We welcome contributions for our potluck lunch. If you'd like to bring something please make sure it is vegetarian/dairy.

*Children of any age are allowed to come in and out with a parent for Prayer/Chant, Torah study, and Lunch. Adults and children age 9+ only for Meditation.

CHILDREN'S LEARNING PROGRAM

ThIs program with Jewish educator Nadya Goldman (Stories and Art) and Music Director Kris Wettstein (Music and Mindfulness) is for kids from ages 3-8. Children will be divided into two age groups (3s/4s and 5-8) and will rotate between two sessions. One session will utilize Reggio Emilia-style child-centered learning with stories and art. The other session will expose children to Jewish prayer through singing and mindfulness practice.

Please note: This is not a drop-off program. Parents must remain in the building.

9:30-9:45 Arrival and playtime

9:45-10:10 Whole Group Welcome Ritual

10:10-10:50 Rotation I

10:50-11:10 Snack (parents provide at drop-off)

11:10-11:50 Rotation II

11:50-12 Share and sing with the adults, transition to Kiddush and Pot-luck


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Community United Methodist Church

Queens, NY 11372

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