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    Weekday Events November 3rd-6th in Brooklyn & NYC!

    by Deirdre on 11/02/14 | 0 Comment(s)

    Hi everyone, Hope everyone had a fun Halloween and great weekend and were not awake too early this morning after the changing of the clocks! The weather today reminds us that indoor time is coming since it is getting to be more brisk out!  This week you can start heading to the Congregation Beth Elohim […]

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    Vote Congregation Beth Elohim To Help Preserve It

    by Nicole on 5/08/12 | 1 Comment(s)

    Today- and every day- you can help save some of Brooklyn’s historical landmarks with just a click. 40 nominees throughout NYC are vying for big grants via the Partners in Preservation program. The program will award $3 million in grants and we have quite a few landmarks in Brooklyn that will be awarded the monies- but […]


    Open Houses: See Inside Brooklyn’s Historical Landmarks

    by Alicia on 5/03/12 | 0 Comment(s)

    This weekend is going to be a pretty epic one on our side of town. Partners in Preservation, a community-based program that gives preservation grants to local historic places, is coming to New York City with the aid of American Express and the National Trust for Historic Preservation. And they’ve got three million dollars to give […]

    Purim Party at Congregation Beth Elohim

    Update: Purim Celebrations and Carnivals in Brooklyn 2012

    by Nicole on 3/06/12 | 0 Comment(s)

    Purim is a festive and fun holiday that is traditionally celebrated with carnivals, the Megillah reading and hamantaschen (special Purim cookies).  According to About.com, “the tradition of dressing up is based upon the way Esther concealed her Jewish identity at the beginning of the Purim Story. At the conclusion of the Megillah reading, many synagogues […]

    The World Maker Faire at New York Hall of Science- should be one of the hottest festivals this wekend

    Fests this weekend: the biggest and the small

    by Nicole on 9/22/10 | 1 Comment(s)

    My head is spinning with all the festivals this weekend, and when you see the fabulous list of fests we have, yours will be too! I have my list of where I am going- and it seems my husband has his and the kids have their own. Luckily, some of them overlap! We are all […]