JSU Leadership Trip to NYC


We are excited to announce our JSU Leadership to NYC, January 16-20th. 

This year's trip will be open to upperclassmen. 

Thursday, January 16

3:00 pm Bus Leaves from Beth El, Newton
8:00 pm Dinner at Mr. Broadway
10:00 pm Walk Times Square
11:00 pm Arrive at Hotel  (DoubleTree in Fort Lee, 2117 Route 4 Eastbound)

Friday, January 17

7:15 am Wake up

7:35 am Shacharit (Optional) // Davening Session with Miryam

8:00 am           Breakfast 

9:00 am           NCSY Office

Hear from Jewish Leaders  

11:30 am         Wrap up Leadership Workshops

Get lunch

12:30 Drive to Hosts

2:30 PM Drop off at houses 

(Will be announced the week of Summit)

4:30 pm Candle Lighting (with your host) 

  Friday Night Service- Teen Service

Welcoming Shabbat 

Rabbi Simon Taylor, JSU Director of NY

5:45 pm Shabbat - First Meal

                     Young Israel of Lawrence Cedarhurst

8 Spruce St, Cedarhurst, NY

7:15 pm Oneg Shabbat and Games
8:45 pm Special Entrepreneurial Session and Panel with Jewish Communal Leaders
Young Israel of Lawrence Cedarhurst (8 Spruce St, Cedarhurst, NY)
10:15 pm Chill time
11:00 pm Layla Tov- Walking Groups                          



Shabbat Day, January 18

Time Varies Shacharit (Optional)
Young Israel of Lawrence Cedarhurst (8 Spruce St, Cedarhurst, NY)
12:30 Shabbat Lunch - Meal #2
At community member’s homes
2:30-3:15 pm Shabbat Chill
Young Israel of Cedarhurst
3:30  pm Leadership Session- Public Speaking 101 and light food (Hatzalah)
Young Israel of Cedarhurst
4:45 pm Ending Shabbat- Walkaway Message
6:02 pm Havdallah
7:00 pm Vans leaving from the Shul to Times Square
Young Israel of Lawrence Cedarhurst (8 Spruce St, Cedarhurst, NY)
8:00 pm Dinner in NYC
Jerusalem Cafe 
8:45 pm Begin Scavenger Hunt
12:00 am Vans bring teens back to host homes

Sunday, January 19

8.00 am Shacharit (Optional)

Young Israel of Lawrence Cedarhurst

8 Spruce St, Cedarhurst, NY

9:00 am Breakfast & Learning

Kosher Dunkin Donuts 

9:40 am Leave to The Living Torah Museum 

10:30 am The Living Torah Museum
1601 41st, Brooklyn NY
1:00 Lunch
2:00  pm Boro Park +
               Tour Boro Park
4:30 pm Leave for Area 53 
Special Laser tag and archery tag
6:00 pm Wedding- “Crash a Jewish Wedding”
Crown Heights Wedding Hall
9:00 pm Return to hotel
DoubleTree, Stamford, CT 


Monday, January 21st:
8:00 am Wake Up
9:00 am Breakfast
10:00 am Drive back to Boston
12:00 pm Arrive in Beth El 




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