What Are We Wearing?

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My sister, Chaya, is kind, generous, fun and very into aesthetics. A favorite memory of ours was when my parents were commissioning the writing of a Torah scroll. My mom excitedly said to us, let’s talk about the Hachnasat Sefer Torah – the ceremony of the community welcoming the new Torah scroll and escorting it […]

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Moishe House is Ready to Rock – Silently

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Moishe House Twin Cities is so excited to host our 2018 Silent Disco Hanukkah Party! What the Hanukkah is a Silent Disco? A Silent Disco, also known as a Silent Rave, is a new DJ solution for throwing epic parties. But now, without disturbing your neighbors! Each attendee will be given a set of wireless […]

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Join Temple of Aaron For A Guinness Record Attempt

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Six years ago, NCSY set a Guinness World Record when 1,000 menorahs were lit at one time in Stamford, Conn. On Dec. 2, Temple of Aaron is going to try and top that. The Menorah Challenge will aim to light up Temple of Aaron with – at least – 1,001 menorahs being lit. “I was […]

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Six13 Takes On Queen In ‘Bohemian Chanukah’

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It wouldn’t be a holiday without Six13 dropping their annual Hanukkah parody. Timely as ever with the release of the Freddie Mercury biopic earlier this month, the Jewish a cappella group capture the spirit of Queen’s Bohemian Rhapsody with Bohemian Chanukah. Chag Sameach to us all!

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Watching Israel From Inside The Yeshiva

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I am watching the world through a glass wall. That’s how it feels to be in yeshiva, happy to be studying Judaism, but growing increasingly angry at the fact that I have no time for anything else. A year ago I left home to travel, and not tied to anything or anyplace, in particular, I […]

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Herzl Camp Partners For Israeli Internships

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In a booming economy, our college-age staff have many exciting opportunities that compete with a summer at camp. While we know the value of the hands-on management and leadership skills that a camp counselor job provides, it is hard to compare with glamorous and often well-paid corporate experiences that are frequently now designed as recruiting tools […]

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