Parent Retreat

Join us for the annual Eshel Parent Retreat, featuring special guest Rabbi Shlomo Riskin, Chief Rabbi of Efrat and Founder and Rosh Yeshiva of Ohr Torah Stone Colleges and Graduate Programs. 

November 16-18th, 2018 at the Pearlstone Retreat Center in Maryland

Registration now open 

Eshel LA Pride Sukkah Brunch

Pride Sukkah Brunch
Eat, drink, shmooze, and catch some Sukkah shade with fellow LGBTQ peeps!
Sunday, September 30th at 11:00am  at the home of an Eshel member.
RSVP here.   Kosher dairy brunch provided.
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Lower East Side Shabbaton

What:  Join us for a Shabbat with Sixth Street Community Synagogue and the Stanton Street Shul

Where: Sixth Street Community Synagogue & the Stanton Street Shul 

When: October 12-13, 2018 Parshat Noach

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