Calgary Juniors Shabbaton


Preteens ages 10-12 are invited to the Annual NCSY Juniors Shabbaton - join new and old friends for an unforgettable Shabbat experience! Plus iFLY and VRkade Saturday night! Space is limited - last day to sign up is January 2, 12 NOON (the venues must have exact numbers by this date).

Cost: $95

Tentative Schedule:

Friday, January 10

3:45-4pm Drop off bags at host homes (boys/girls separate homes), parents drive back child to House of Jacob

4-4:15pm Snacks, meet Rabbi Moshe and Miriam Carr

4:30-4:45pm Candle lighting 

4:45 - 5:15pm Icebreakers

5:15-5:30pm Kabbalat Shabbat

5:30-6:30pm Kiddish and the Friday Night Meal

6:30-7pm Activity

7-9pm Oneg (Dessert), Board Games, Hanging out

9pm Walk with Chaperones back to host families


Saturday, January 11

Breakfast at Host Homes, hang out

10:45am Walk to House of Jacob with chaperone

11-11:30am Activity 

11:30am-12noon Kiddish

12noon-12:30pm Activity

12:30pm Walk to Debbie & Nelson Halpern for Shabbat Day Lunch

1-2pm Lunch

2-3pm Walk back to House of Jacob for Activity (potentially outdoor, weather permitting)

3-5pm Games and Hang out at House of Jacob

5-6:15pm 3rd Meal and “Ebbing”

6:20-6:35pm Havdallah at House of Jacob

6:35pm Go back to host homes and pack up belongings

7pm Back at House of Jacob to drop off belongings & board the bus to iFLY!!!

7:20-9pm iFLY

9pm Board the Bus to VRkade

9:30-10:45pm VRkade

10:45pm Parent Pick up at VRkade, and drive child to House of Jacob to pick up belongings

Can’t wait to see you there!

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