Eshel Summer Picnic in
Fort Tryon Park
Washington Heights, Manhattan

Sunday, August 24, 11:30 am til…

Join Eshel in northern Manhattan for an afternoon picnic.
Bring your kosher dairy/pareve picnic goodies and some to share.
We will provide paper goods and some drinks.

Bring a blanket, a frisbee, a kite….!

Having trouble finding us at the picnic? Call: 724-374-3501

Limited parking in the park or nearby streets. By public transit, take the A Train to 190th St. or the M4 bus to the Cloisters (or 190th St.)

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Phone: 724-ESHEL-01




We create COMMUNITY for Orthodox LGBT Jews who wish to maintain their Jewish observance and find meaningful religious community.

We help traditional communities become more WELCOMING by addressing the needs of their LGBT  members and families while maintaining their commitments to Halacha.

We keep parents and children together by providing resources and A GATHERING PLACE during our parent retreat.

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*Eshel takes its name from the אשׁל אברהם, Eshel Avraham, the tamarisk tree under which the Biblical Abrahamand Sarah welcomed wayfarers seeking respite.

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Eshel is made possible through the generous support of:

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The BIL Foundation


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