Pesach WED–THU / APR 5–13
There’s a host of events to commemorate Passover. We’ll be celebrating with our youth, teens, and entire families during this special holiday that marks our freedom from slavery. Learn about the holiday, enjoy a seder or two, sample Israeli wines, and so much more.
The annual effort for our members to give ma'ot chittim (Passover tzedakah) to organizations in both New York City and Israel that work to address food insecurity. We also use this money to support those in our own community who need assistance.
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Preparing for Passover
HAVE PAS SELL YOUR CHAMETZ
Appoint Rabbi Zauzmer as your agent to sell your chametz. Fill out the online form for the authorization to sell chametz no later than 11:40 am on Wednesday, April 5.
Wed / Apr 5 / 10:50 am / Deadline to have eaten chametz
Wed / Apr 5 / 11:40 am / Deadline to sell chametz (fill out form)
Wed / Apr 5 / 11:54 am / Deadline to dispose of chametz
Thu / Apr 13 / 8:16 pm / Passover ends; newly purchased chametz may be eaten
Thu / Apr 13 / 9:30 pm / Chametz sold through PAS may be eaten
Enjoy Passover Resources from enhancing your seder to reading a Haggadah for the whole family.
PAS COMMUNITY PASSOVER SEDER
Thu / Apr 6 / 6:30 pm / 87th Street
Join us on the second night of Passover for a community Seder as we read, pray, join in song, and eat! Don’t miss this opportunity to celebrate together with friends and family. Limited spaces available. Registration closes March 20.
Cup Runneth Over
20s AND 30s PASSOVER WINE TASTING
Thu / Mar 30 / 7:00 pm / 87th Street
Raise a glass with friends and find your new favorite vintage in advance of Passover, with Daniel Mesznik of McCabes Wine & Spirits.
DOROT PASSOVER PACKAGE DELIVERY
Sun / Mar 26 / 10:00 am / Moise Safra Center, 130 East 82nd Street
Deliver a Passover–themed care package and connect with an older neighbor.
REGISTER THROUGH DOROT
Clean Out for a Cause
TIKKUN OLAM CHAMETZ DRIVE WITH NEW YORK COMMON PANTRY
Mon–Mon / Mar 27–Apr 3 / Drop off at 87th Street
Join a pre-Passover pantry clean out to help our friends at the New York Common Pantry. Drop off your chametz and benefit our neighbors in need. This event is in partnership with Penn Family ECC.
Calling All Chocoholics
Sun / Apr 2 / 2:00 pm / 87th Street
Get ready for Passover with a chocolate seder. We’ll have a fun afternoon filled with games, community, and of course chocolate. Open to all 3rd–5th graders.
Cook Like an Israeli
Mon / Apr 10 / 4:00 pm / 87th Street
Join our Shlicha for a special Israeli cooking program, including learning to make shakshuka. Open to all 6th–7th graders.
What Makes Tonight Different?
SEDER WORKSHOP: HOW TO MAKE YOUR SEDER INVITING FOR ALL
Tue / Mar 28 / 9:30 am / 87th Street
How can your children be more engaged at your seder this year? What can you do to make it different than in past years? Learn usable tips and tricks to make any seder more engaging, with Rabbi Solmsen.
Prepare for Pesach
PASSOVER ART WORKSHOP AND CONCERT
Sun / Apr 2 / 10:30 am / 87th Street
Get ready to sing, clap, and create with PAS artist-in-residence Ellen Alt as we prepare for the holiday of Passover. Create items that can be used at your seder and enjoy a Passover concert by guest Shira Kobren.
Family Holiday Services
Sat / Apr 8 / 10:30 am
Wed / Apr 12 / 10:30 am
A musical morning service geared for families with children from newborn–2nd grade. Sing, pray, and learn together for Passover, with PAS clergy.