Whether you’re new to the area or just looking for a different way to celebrate, we’ve rounded up a list of Passover Community Seders going on all over Queens, plus a way for you to give those less fortunate a chance to celebrate Passover too.
11th Annual Eva and Lou Friedman Model Passover Seder
When: April 3, 2012, 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Where: Congregation Machane Chodosh, 67-29 108th Street, Forest Hills
Contact: Lauren Fredston-Hermann, 718-268-5011 ext. 621 or email LFH@cqy.org. Please RSVP by March 27, 2012
Price: $14 members / $18 non-members
Communal Passover Seder 2012
When: Friday, April 6 & Saturday, April 7, services at 7:00pm, followed by Seder at 8:15pm
Where: Anshe Sholom Chabad JCC, 82-52 Abingdon Road, Kew Gardens
Price: 1st Seder is $45, 2nd Seder is $36; Children 5+ are $25 (No one is turned away for lack of funds.)
Community Seder, Second night of Passover
When: Saturday, April 7, 7:30 p.m.
Where: Jewish Center of Oak Hills, 50-35 Cloverdale Blvd., Oakland Gardens (Bayside)
Contact: 718-631-0100, Reservations are required, and payment must be made by April 3.
Price: Ranges from $45-50 for adults and $30 for children to age 12.
Congregation Tifereth Israel of Jackson Heights
When: Friday, April 6, 2012 after candle lighting and services; Saturday, April 7, 2012 after candle lighting and services
Where: 31-36 88th Street, Jackson Heights
Contact: Rabbi Mayerfeld, 917.435.0381
Price: Adults: $15, Children: $15. Reservation Deadline: March 28, 2012
What: Kosher canned foods and other non-perishables will be accepted for the duration of the food drive.
When: now through April 5, 2012
Where: Drop off items at any of the following sites:
Bay Terrace Center, 212-00 23rd Ave., Bayside
Samuel Field Y, 58-20 Little Neck Pkwy., Little Neck
Central Queens Y, 67-09 108th St., Forest Hills
Flushing Fresh Meadows JC, 193-10 Peck Avenue, Fresh Meadows
Israel Center of Conservative Judaism, 167-11 73rd Avenue, Flushing
Hillcrest Jewish Center, 183-02 Union Turnpike, Flushing
Machane Codosh 6729 108th St., Flushing
Temple Beth Shalom, 171-39 Northern Blvd, Flushing
Young Israel Forest Hills Senior League, 68-07 Burns Street, Flushing
Queens Jewish Community Council, 199-45 Union Turnpike, Forest Hills
Contact: Julie DeLorenzo, AmeriCorps Volunteer Coordinator at 718-423-6111 ext. 228 or by email at email@example.com