Community Calendar

March 13, 2019:  Grand Avenue Middle School, 2301 Grand Ave in Bellmore, performs Fiddler on the Roof.  11:00 a.m.  Free admission.

March 16, 2019: Explore Jewish India.  Come along for an historic and musical journey to Jewish India.  9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. at Merrick Jewish Centre, 225 Fox Blvd, Merrick.

March 17, 2019Purim Carnival at Merrick Jewish Centre, 225 Fox Blvd in Merrick, from 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.  Cost is $15 per child.  3rd child+ is just $10 each.  Entry fee includes unlimited games, lunch, 1 hamentaschen and a drink. There will be other food items for sale.

March 27, 2019UJA Dessert Reception at Merrick Jewish Centre, 225 Fox Blvd in Merrick, honoring Cheryl Uram and Marla & Jeffrey Maidenbaum.  Guest speaker is Rebecca Katz-White, planning director of UJA-Federation.  $18 per person.  For more information, please contact Sherri Candel at 516-762-5896 or

May 2, 2019: Take a tour of Merrick’s Mikvah.  Tour and discussion starts at 8:00 p.m. at Merrick Mikvah Mei Leah, 2174 Hewlett Ave, Merrick, NY.  For more info and to RSVP, please call Chanie at (516) 833-3057.

May 23, 2019Lag B’Omer BBQ at Merrick-Bellmore-Wantagh Chabad, 2174 Hewlett Ave, Merrick.  6:00-7:30 p.m.  Kosher hot dog BBQ dinner, lots of entertainment including world famous illusionist Eric Wilzig (as seen on America’s Got Talent). and 50/50 raffle.  Suggested donation: $18/family.

June 2, 2019Celebrate Israel Parade.  Fifth Avenue from 57th to 74th Streets in Manhattan.  11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.