Outdoor Community Shabbat Dinner

Friday, June 11, 2021

NOTE: RSVP for our Shabbat Dinner is now closed. To see if extra meals are still available, please email Mara Bragg, mbragg@ywashhts.org.

Field Next to the Y (54 Nagle Avenue) 

5:30 PM Children's Song Program
6:00 PM Shabbat Blessings and Dinner
6:45 PM Adult Program

After more than a year away, we are hosting our first community Shabbat dinner on June 11, and you’re invited! All are welcome, whether your family gathers weekly or this will be your first Shabbat dinner.

Plant-based/vegan dinner will be individually wrapped from the Riverdale Kosher Marketplace.

Socially distant picnic seating. Bring your own picnic blanket.

Suggested Donation: $5/person or $20/family

Registration is closed, but some spots/meals may become available. If you would like to be added to our waiting list, please contact Mara Bragg, Y Beginnings Parenting Center Manager, mbragg@ywashhts.org.

Dinner Options

• Vegetable-stuffed portobello mushroom with grilled asparagus and roasted sweet potatoes 
• Quinoa-stuffed pepper topped with marinara, with corn, cauliflower, and yellow rice with mixed vegetables 
• Moroccan vegetable stew with basmati rice and garlic string beans 
• Child-friendly chik’un nuggets 
• Child-friendly pasta bolognese 

This special Shabbat dinner is hosted by Shamayim Jewish Animal Advocacy, VegFund, PJ Library, the Y's Norman E. Alexander Center for Jewish Life, Camp Twelve Trails, and Bubbie's Kitchen.


PJ Library provides free books that celebrate Jewish values and culture to families with children newborn to 8 years old. Sign up for PJ Library to receive the gift of Jewish books each month – at no cost to your family – at ny.pjlibrary.org.