Events

MJE Edidin Heritage Trip To Israel 2019

 

Experience Your Home: MJE Edidin Heritage Trip to Israel

Join us July 27th – August 5, 2019 and experience your home like you never have before!

Whether you have been before or it is your first time, MJE’s summer trip to Israel is the perfect way to see our country and connect to our homeland. From Jerusalem hot spots to the mystical Tzfat, volunteering and a Shabbat spent with locals, join other 20’s & 30’s for this meaningful experience!

50% off Stipends available for qualifying participants who attend 12 classes! Classes include any MJE class, dinner, educational event as well as Shabbat services. Holiday services and retreats count as 2 classes! Attendees will be responsible to keep a personal log of 12 classes+dates attended to be presented to MJE in exchange for stipend. Email Israel@jewishexperience.org for more details about stipend and to learn more about the trip.

To Learn More: http://jewishexperience.org/mjeisrael
To Apply: http://bit.ly/mjeisrael2019

For more information about packages and stipends please contact: Israel@jewishexperience.org

 

 

Whether you have been before or it is your first time, MJE’s summer trip to Israel is the perfect way to see our country and connect to our homeland. From Jerusalem hot spots to the mystical Tzfat, volunteering and a Shabbat spent with locals, join other 20’s & 30’s for this meaningful experience! Email Info@jewishexperience.org for more info!

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OPPORTUNITY HIGHLIGHTS FROM PAST TRIPS 

Visit victims of terror

Bring supplies to soldiers

Volunteer

Private security briefing with Israeli Members of the Knesset

& defense experts

2017 TRIP HIGHLIGHTS (Subject To Change)

3 nights at a Hotel on the Sea of Galilee

Tour of the Golan Heights, battle sites of the Yom Kippur War

Dinner at restaurant overlooking the Sea of Galilee

Nighttime campfire with live music

Kayaking on the Jordan River

Visit Amuka, place of prayer to find your soul mate

Tour of mystical Tzfat with Kabbalah seminar

Visit Kabbalah artist studio

Hike the Golan Heights and see Israel’s highest

waterfall

Final program in Tel Aviv Park overlooking the Mediterranean

Final dinner at Tel Aviv Grill restaurant

4 Nights in Jerusalem

Visit the Western Wall and Tunnel Tours

Meet with Chief Rabbi

Visit Hebron and tomb of the Patriarchs and Matriarchs

Musical evening in the garden of a Jerusalem villa

City of David excavations and water tunnel

Shabbat in Jerusalem

Night on the town in Jerusalem

Tour of 19th century Jerusalem

Volunteer at the soup kitchen

Talk by solider who fought in the battle for Jerusalem

50% OFF STIPENDS AVAILABLE!

 

50% off Stipends available for qualifying participants who attend 12 classes! Classes include educational programs and events! Attendees will be responsible to keep a personal log of 12 classes+dates attended to be presented to MJE in exchange for stipend. Email  Info@jewishexperience.org for more details about stipend and to learn more about the trip.

 

Spring Retreat for 20s & 30s 2019

Spring Retreat with Manhattan Jewish Experience for 20s and 30s

APPLY NOW: http://bit.ly/mjespringretreat2019

Join MJE’s annual Spring Retreat with Young Jewish Professionals in their 20s & 30s for an awesome all expenses paid getaway weekend in Berkshire Hills, NY from Friday June 21 to Sunday June 23. Escape the urban jungle for a gorgeous serene retreat to recharge. Swing from tree to tree, climb the ropes courses, hike the Hudson Valley and dunk in waterfalls. Do yoga, meditate, jump in a pool, boat, or pet a turtle! Show off your skillz with tennis, basketball, dodgeball, pool & ping pong.

Experience a beautiful Shabbat with enriching seminars, delicious meals and soulful singing. Relive the camp glory days with glow in the dark team sports and s’mores by the bonfire! All activities are optional and if you want, you can simply kick back and chill with an awesome crowd!

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Cost: Dynamic pricing $249- $375 for the weekend- three days, two nights *For Cost details scroll below
Cost Includes: Food, lodging, open bar and activities for Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Lodging: Basic rooms house 2 people with private bathroom and A/C. Single rooms available for an additional charge of $150. Limited availability.
Facilities: Beautiful lake, boating, hiking, basket ball courts, bonfire pits, comfy gathering spaces (24 hour access) and dining halls.

Food: Kosher. Vegetarian friendly menus available.

Bus Departure Date: Friday June 21, 2019. Departure Time 7:00 am
Bus Return to NYC: Sunday June 23, 2018. Return Time: 3:00 pm (expected arrival in NYC: 6:00 pm)

For: YJPs in their 20s and 30s who do not identify as orthodox
30 spots for men and 30 spots for women

Transportation:
1. MJE Bus leaving/returning to NYC $79.00 – MUST RESERVE IN ADVANCE on Eventbrite.
Public Transportation: Metro North to Wassaic, then cab ride to camp. The Taxi must be reserved in advance, number is: 845-789-1242. It’s about a 15 minute ride from the Wassaic station to camp.
3. Rideshare: http://bit.ly/MJESpringRideshare2019

Dynamic Pricing Details:
Ticket pricing is dynamic and increases based on date of purchase:
Early Bird Before March 31: $249
April 1 – April 30: $299
May 1 -May 31 : $325
June 1 – June 15: $350
June 16 and later- $375

**All participants must apply for entry.
Tickets get sold out, first come first served. Application does NOT guarantee entry – only a written confirmation from Atara followed by a PURCHASE on Eventbrite reserves a spot! **

For more info on Retreat Getaway in the Berkshires: http://www.bhecamp.org/
Telephone: (518) 329-3303
Address:
Box 16
159 Empire Road
Copake, NY 12516

Catamount Aerial Adventure Park:
http://www.catamounttrees.com/
78 Catamount Rd, Hillsdale, NY 12529
tel: 518-325-3200
tel: 413-528-1262

Spring Retreat is sponsored by Pearl Ginsberg in memory of her late husband Phillip R. Steinberg z”l.

APPLY NOW: http://bit.ly/mjespringretreat2019

Shavuot: Learning, Eating, Coffee ALL NIGHT!?

Celebrate Shavuot with MJE West!

TOPIC: Mindfulness: Of Body and Spirit

Join YJPS from MJE for a delicious dairy dinner followed by interactive lectures and our world famous (kay, maybe not world famous, but it’s up there) grand dessert buffet! After dinner, feel free to stay for a few hours…or all night long to partake in beginner friendly classes on Judaism in honor of Shavuot. Snacks and coffee will be provided all night long culminating in our SUNRISE services with hot breakfast.

To join for dinner, you must apply first. Upon acceptance of your application, you will be given a code to purchase tickets. CLICK TO APPLY 

– SCHEDULE –

SATURDAY June 08 – SUNDAY June 09

9:00 PM | Beginners Services and Delicious Catered Dairy Dinner
($25-$45, Pre-Registration Required)

CLICK TO APPLY

10:30 PM | Keynote lecture by MJE Founder & Director, Rabbi Mark Wildes

11:15 PM | Deluxe Dessert Reception
with Cheesecake Bar and Starbucks Coffee!

11:30AM | Featuring Guest Speaker  & Midnight Mimosas

12:45 AM | Learning with Ruthie Braffman Shulman

1:30 AM | Learning with Rabbi Joshua D. Klein

2:15 AM | Special Mindfulness Program 

3:00 AM | Soulful Singing Kumziz with Chazzan Benny Amar

3:30 AM | ASK THE RABBI!

Rabbi Wildes, Rabbi Kelin and Ruthie – ALL Questions Welcome!

4:45 AM | Sunrise Service Soulful Singing followed by Hot Buffet Breakfast

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Pricing for Dinner (MUST APPLY)

$25: Now – Friday, May 11th @5PM

$36: Friday, May 11th @5:01PM – Tuesday, May 15th @9PM

$45 : Tuesday, May 15th after 9:01PM

Israel Day Parade 2019 with MJE!

 

Join 20s and 30s from MJE and 100,000’s to celebrate the 70th birthday of Israel and the 55th Anniversary of the Parade!

The Parade will go up 5th ave from 57th to 74th streets.

We will be meeting at 10:30am at 53th Street between 5th Avenue & 6th Ave.

EARLY BIRD HALF OFF (ONLY $10) TRI BLEND T-SHIRT for first 100 registered! ($20 after).

PLEASE NOTE you must MARCH with MJE to receive t-shirt.

For those who can not make the parade, but would like to buy a Parade t-shirt, you may purchase them for $20. please select that option in check-out!

REGISTER HERE