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Friday, February 13
 

4:50pm EST

Family Shabbat Service
This musical and interactive Family Shabbat service with Doni and Eric is a soulful and energetic experience for the whole family. From a "Bim Bam Dance Off" to original Mama Doni Shabbat songs like Shabbat Shaboom, Family Blessings, and a new soulful Shema that will touch the hearts of young and old, this is a service you do not want to miss.

Presenters
DZ

Doni Zasloff (Mama Doni)

Doni Zasloff (aka Mama Doni) is a mom, music teacher, songwriter, and lead singer in The Mama Doni Band, honored with a 2011 Parents Choice® Award for their CD, Shabbat Shaboom, and winner of the Simcha Award for “Inspiring Joy Through Music”. Mama Doni celebrates Jewish culture... Read More →


Friday February 13, 2015 4:50pm - 6:20pm EST
Willow

4:50pm EST

Partnership Kabbalat Shabbat and Ma'ariv Service (separate seating, mixed leadership)
This service features separate seating with a low mechitza/divider and leadership by men and women, in the style of Kehilat Shira Chadasha in Jerusalem and Darchei Noam in Manhattan. Liturgy will be traditional and lively, and there will be no musical instruments.

Friday February 13, 2015 4:50pm - 6:20pm EST
Cove

4:50pm EST

Renewal Kabbalat Shabbat Service
Come join us in a joyful celebration of Shabbat. Based in music, meditation, and teachings, this Carlebach-style service will be accessible to all. Note: There will be mixed seating and instruments will be used.

Presenters
DI

David Ingber

David was named by Newsweek as one of the top 50 most influential rabbis in the US and by the Forward as one of the 50 most notable US Jews. He promotes a renewed Jewish mysticism that integrates meditative mindfulness and physical awareness into mainstream, post-modern Judaism. His... Read More →
SK

Shira Kline

An award winning performer and educator, Shira tours extensively across the world delivering dynamic, interactive programs of joy and spirit, story and song. She is a founding member of Lab/Shul & Storahtelling for whom she is a ritual leader, musical director, maven and trainer... Read More →
AL

Amichai Lau Lavie

Amichai Lau-Lavie is the founding director of Storahtelling, Inc. and the spiritual leader of Lab/Shul. An Israeli-born Jewish educator, writer, and performer, he is currently a rabbinical student at the Jewish Theological Seminary. Amichai was a Jerusalem Fellow at the Mandel Leadership... Read More →
BS

Basya Schechter

Basya Schechter is the lead singer of Pharaoh’s Daughter, a seven-piece ensemble that effortlessly crosses continents, key signatures, and languages with a genre-bending sound. Her earthy, soulful voice rings out over instruments forming a vibrant collage of East/West, Ashkenaz... Read More →


Friday February 13, 2015 4:50pm - 6:20pm EST
Grove

4:50pm EST

Traditional Egalitarian Kabbalat Shabbat and Ma'ariv Service (mixed seating, mixed leadership)
This service features mixed seating and leadership by men and women, as well as traditional Hebrew liturgy. Singing will be lively and there will be no musical instruments.

Friday February 13, 2015 4:50pm - 6:20pm EST
Aspen

4:50pm EST

Traditional Kabbalat Shabbat and Ma'ariv Service (separate seating, male leadership)
This service features separate seating for men and women and will be led by men. Liturgy will be traditional Ashkenazi and Hebrew, singing will be lively, and there will be no musical instruments.

Friday February 13, 2015 4:50pm - 6:20pm EST
Elm
 
Saturday, February 14
 

8:45am EST

All You Need is Four Words: Family Fun for Shabbat
Start Shabbat with a smile, a song, a stretch, and the only four words you'll ever need to know. Join a musical, interactive, and everybody-friendly Shabbat morning celebration led by Lab/Shul's Amichai Lau-Lavie and Shira Kline. Suitable for kids and grownups ages 4 and up. Note: There will be mixed seating, and musical instruments will be used. Following this session, the Lab/Shul and Romemu teams will join together for Torah reading in the session "Moses in the Sky with Sapphires: A Shared Storah Service."

 

Presenters
SK

Shira Kline

An award winning performer and educator, Shira tours extensively across the world delivering dynamic, interactive programs of joy and spirit, story and song. She is a founding member of Lab/Shul & Storahtelling for whom she is a ritual leader, musical director, maven and trainer... Read More →
AL

Amichai Lau Lavie

Amichai Lau-Lavie is the founding director of Storahtelling, Inc. and the spiritual leader of Lab/Shul. An Israeli-born Jewish educator, writer, and performer, he is currently a rabbinical student at the Jewish Theological Seminary. Amichai was a Jerusalem Fellow at the Mandel Leadership... Read More →


Saturday February 14, 2015 8:45am - 10:00am EST
Ballroom III

8:45am EST

Romemu Shabbat Morning Service
This uplifting, rejuvenating and refreshing Shabbat morning service will be traditional and creatively new, featuring familiar and new melodies, brief guided meditations, and moments of silence led by Romemu's David Ingber and Basya Schechter. Then join together with Lab/Shul's Amichai Lau Lavie and Shira Kline for a Storah service that will bring the weekly Torah portion of Mishpatim to life. Note: There will be mixed seating, and musical instruments will be used during this session.

Presenters
DI

David Ingber

David was named by Newsweek as one of the top 50 most influential rabbis in the US and by the Forward as one of the 50 most notable US Jews. He promotes a renewed Jewish mysticism that integrates meditative mindfulness and physical awareness into mainstream, post-modern Judaism. His... Read More →
BS

Basya Schechter

Basya Schechter is the lead singer of Pharaoh’s Daughter, a seven-piece ensemble that effortlessly crosses continents, key signatures, and languages with a genre-bending sound. Her earthy, soulful voice rings out over instruments forming a vibrant collage of East/West, Ashkenaz... Read More →


Saturday February 14, 2015 8:45am - 10:00am EST
Grove

8:45am EST

Partnership Shacharit Service (separate seating, mixed leadership)
This service features separate seating with a low mechitza/divider and leadership by men and women, in the style of Kehilat Shira Chadasha in Jerusalem and Darchei Noam in Manhattan. Liturgy will be traditional and lively, and there will be no musical instruments.

Saturday February 14, 2015 8:45am - 11:15am EST
Cove

8:45am EST

Traditional Egalitarian Shacharit Service (mixed seating, mixed leadership)
This service features mixed seating and leadership by men and women, as well as traditional Hebrew liturgy. Singing will be lively and there will be no musical instruments.

Saturday February 14, 2015 8:45am - 11:15am EST
Aspen

8:45am EST

Traditional Shacharit Service (separate seating, male leadership)
This service features separate seating for men and women and will be led by men. Liturgy will be traditional Ashkenazi and in Hebrew, singing will be lively, and there will be no musical instruments.

Saturday February 14, 2015 8:45am - 11:15am EST
Elm

10:15am EST

Moses in the Sky with Sapphires: Storah Service
Climb with us to explore the lesser-known version of what happened on top of Mount Sinai when the Torah was revealed—then, and now.  Join the Lab/Shul and Romemu teams for a shared Storah Service featuring Mishpatim (this week's Torah portion), with live chanting, dramatized translation, music, midrash and interactive learning, Storahtelling-style (suitable for ages 6 and up). Note: There will be mixed-gender seating, and musical instruments will be used during this session. 

Presenters
DI

David Ingber

David was named by Newsweek as one of the top 50 most influential rabbis in the US and by the Forward as one of the 50 most notable US Jews. He promotes a renewed Jewish mysticism that integrates meditative mindfulness and physical awareness into mainstream, post-modern Judaism. His... Read More →
SK

Shira Kline

An award winning performer and educator, Shira tours extensively across the world delivering dynamic, interactive programs of joy and spirit, story and song. She is a founding member of Lab/Shul & Storahtelling for whom she is a ritual leader, musical director, maven and trainer... Read More →
AL

Amichai Lau Lavie

Amichai Lau-Lavie is the founding director of Storahtelling, Inc. and the spiritual leader of Lab/Shul. An Israeli-born Jewish educator, writer, and performer, he is currently a rabbinical student at the Jewish Theological Seminary. Amichai was a Jerusalem Fellow at the Mandel Leadership... Read More →
BS

Basya Schechter

Basya Schechter is the lead singer of Pharaoh’s Daughter, a seven-piece ensemble that effortlessly crosses continents, key signatures, and languages with a genre-bending sound. Her earthy, soulful voice rings out over instruments forming a vibrant collage of East/West, Ashkenaz... Read More →


Saturday February 14, 2015 10:15am - 11:15am EST
Grove

3:15pm EST

Orthodox Shabbat Mincha
This service features separate seating for men and women and will be led by men. Liturgy will be traditional Ashkenazi and in Hebrew, singing will be lively, and there will be no musical instruments.

Saturday February 14, 2015 3:15pm - 3:45pm EST
Elm

3:15pm EST

Traditional Egalitarian Shabbat Mincha
This service features mixed seating and leadership by men and women, as well as traditional Hebrew liturgy. Singing will be lively and there will be no musical instruments.

Saturday February 14, 2015 3:15pm - 3:45pm EST
Aspen

3:45pm EST

Afternoon Soul Time
A Lab/Shul style mincha (afternoon service) Including Torah study (not Torah reading), meditation, and liturgy. Musical instruments will not be used. This session is dedicated to the memory of Amichai's father, Naphtali Lau-Lavie.

Presenters
AL

Amichai Lau Lavie

Amichai Lau-Lavie is the founding director of Storahtelling, Inc. and the spiritual leader of Lab/Shul. An Israeli-born Jewish educator, writer, and performer, he is currently a rabbinical student at the Jewish Theological Seminary. Amichai was a Jerusalem Fellow at the Mandel Leadership... Read More →


Saturday February 14, 2015 3:45pm - 4:45pm EST
High Ridge

6:15pm EST

Orthodox Shabbat Maariv
This service features separate seating for men and women and will be led by men. Liturgy will be traditional Ashkenazi and in Hebrew, singing will be lively, and there will be no musical instruments.

Saturday February 14, 2015 6:15pm - 6:30pm EST
Elm

6:15pm EST

Traditional Egalitarian Shabbat Maariv
This service features mixed seating and leadership by men and women, as well as traditional Hebrew liturgy. Singing will be lively and there will be no musical instruments.

Saturday February 14, 2015 6:15pm - 6:30pm EST
Aspen

6:30pm EST

Community Havdalah
Over the course of Shabbat, each LimmudNYk charts a unique course through sessions and services. As Shabbat ends and we focus on the separation of Shabbat from the week, we come together for a unifying experience as a community. Join in for an inspiring goodbye to Shabbat and re-entry into the week.

Saturday February 14, 2015 6:30pm - 7:15pm EST
Grove
 
Sunday, February 15
 

7:30am EST

Orthodox Sunday Shacharit Service
This service features spirited singing of the traditional Hebrew liturgy with male leadership. Note: there will be separate-gender seating.

Sunday February 15, 2015 7:30am - 8:15am EST
Elm

7:30am EST

Traditional Egalitarian Sunday Shacharit Service
This service features spirited singing of the traditional Hebrew liturgy with leadership and participation by both men and women. Note: there will be mixed-gender seating.

Sunday February 15, 2015 7:30am - 8:15am EST
Aspen

1:00pm EST

Orthodox Sunday Mincha Service
This service features spirited singing of the traditional Hebrew liturgy with male leadership. Note: there will be separate-gender seating.

Sunday February 15, 2015 1:00pm - 1:15pm EST
Elm

1:00pm EST

Traditional Egalitarian Sunday Mincha Service
This service features spirited singing of the traditional Hebrew liturgy with leadership and participation by both men and women. Note: there will be mixed-gender seating.

Sunday February 15, 2015 1:00pm - 1:15pm EST
Aspen

7:40pm EST

Orthodox Sunday Maariv Service
This service features spirited singing of the traditional Hebrew liturgy with male leadership. Note: there will be separate-gender seating.

Sunday February 15, 2015 7:40pm - 8:00pm EST
Elm

7:40pm EST

Traditional Egalitarian Sunday Maariv Service
This service features spirited singing of the traditional Hebrew liturgy with leadership and participation by both men and women. Note: there will be mixed-gender seating.

Sunday February 15, 2015 7:40pm - 8:00pm EST
Springdale
 
Monday, February 16
 

7:30am EST

Orthodox Monday Shacharit Service
This service features spirited singing of the traditional Hebrew liturgy with male leadership. Note: there will be separate-gender seating.

Monday February 16, 2015 7:30am - 8:15am EST
Elm

7:30am EST

Traditional Egalitarian Monday Shacharit Service
This service features spirited singing of the traditional Hebrew liturgy with leadership and participation by both men and women. Note: there will be mixed-gender seating.

Monday February 16, 2015 7:30am - 8:15am EST
Aspen

2:15pm EST

Orthodox Monday Mincha Service
This service features spirited singing of the traditional Hebrew liturgy with male leadership. Note: there will be separate-gender seating.

Monday February 16, 2015 2:15pm - 2:45pm EST
Elm

2:15pm EST

Traditional Egalitarian Monday Mincha Service
This service features spirited singing of the traditional Hebrew liturgy with leadership and participation by both men and women. Note: there will be mixed-gender seating.

Monday February 16, 2015 2:15pm - 2:45pm EST
Aspen