Chag Sameach!

Today is Chol Hamoed (intermediate days) of Sukkot!

Upcoming Holiday:

Shemini Atzeret and Simchat Torah

Begins Friday Night, October 9 - Ends Sunday Night, October 11, 2020


 Drop in to any one of our Sukkahs on the Upper East Side

Curbside at Chabad at 419 East 77th Street

John Jay Park - East End and 77th Street

Promenade at Carl Schurz Park @ 86th Street

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Sign up for Holiday Lunch and Dinners in the Sukkah 


Join us for Sukkot Dinner in our open air, front of the Chabad House Sukkah and in our roof-top Sukkah. Due to Covid we will only be accepting a limited amount of reservations. First come, first serve. 

1. Attendance is by reservation only. Seats are extremely limited. First come first serve. Please specify the nights you will be attending.

2. If you are experiencing any signs of illness, cough, shortness of breath, difficulty breathing, chills, muscle pain, headache, sore throat, loss of taste or smell, diarrhea, or a fever over 100 degrees Fahrenheit, you may not attend.

3. If you have had close contact with a person who has COVID-19 or suspect you have been exposed to Covid-19, please wait 14 days to confirm you are not ill.

4. If you are over 65, or have underlying health conditions, or if you live with someone that is at higher risk, consult with your physician and confirm if you may attend.  

5. Wash your hands/ disinfect your hands upon entering the building. Please do not congregate in the lobby.

7. Fully catered meals will be individually served. 

8 The Restrooms will be available.

9. Masks are mandatory when you are not eating.




Sukkot Schedule  

Chol Hamoed Monday - Friday

Shacharit 7:30 am 


Friday, October 9, 2020  Hoshana Rabba 

7:30 am Special services and Hoshanat (willow branches are available at Chabad)


Shemini Atzeret: Friday Eve, October 9, 2020

Candle lighting 6:06 pm

6:15 pm Mincha / Maariv and Hakafot

Followed by Dinner in the Sukkah RSVP 


Shemini Atzeret: Shabbat Day, October 10, 2020

Services 9:30 am

Yizkor approximately 11:30 am 

Holiday Lunch in the Sukkah RSVP 

6:00 pm Mincha

Simchat Torah: Saturday night, October 10 

6:45 pm Maariv 

Candle lighting from a pre-existing flame after 7:03 pm

8:30 pm Hakafot in the safety of the outdoors!!!


Simchat Torah: Sunday, October 11, 2020 


Shacharit 10 am


Conclusion of the Torah and the immediate beginning anew of the Torah 


5:30 pm Mincha and Farbrengen

followed by Maariv and Havdalah

Holiday ends: 7:02 pm







Jewish Holidays 2020/21

 Rosh Hashanah  September 18-20, 2020
 Yom Kippur  September 27-28, 2020
 Sukkot  October 2-9, 2020
 Shemini Atzeret/Simchat Torah  October 9-11, 2020
 Chanukah  December 10-18, 2020
 Purim  February 26-27, 2021
 Pesach  March 27 - April 3, 2021
 Lag B'Omer  April 29-30, 2021
Shavuout May 16-17, 2021