Important dates!

Friday 5/20 at 5:30PM: final potluck of the school year. Please bring a healthy casserole or salad (vegetarian or parve). We will provide macaroni & cheese & dessert. Please have your student dress appropriately for Shabbat.

Wednesday 5/25 at 5:30PM cookout & picnic at Quansoo Beach to celebrate Lag B’Omer.

This past year 5th-7th graders watched & discussed the songs of  “Fiddler  on the Roof”. To culminate this we will watch the 1971 film on Wednesday 6/1 at 12:30PM at the MV Film Center (Beach Road, Vineyard Haven). It is a half day of school. Please arrive by 12:30PM – feel free to stay & watch! Snacks will be sold by their concession stand. The movie is free to our students & all MVHC members (though donations accepted to offset Film Center rental cost).  If you wish to bring younger children (under 5th grade) please do, but they will need to be accompanied by an adult.

These are all events that your kids (& you) will enjoy!  

Kindly RSVP to this post regarding each event. Thanks.



Upcoming – Save the dates!

Friday 3/18 at 5:30PM Community Shabbat followed by potluck dinner. We will provide macaroni & cheese & dessert. Please bring a hearty casserole or salad to share (vegetarian/dairy). Kindly let me know ahead of time that you are coming & what you are bringing. Also, please have your student dress appropriately for Shabbat.

Saturday 3/19 9:15AM -9:45AM Mini Minyan ages 3-7 join Rabbi Broitman and learn about Purim!

Wednesday 3/23 ar 4PM PURIM CARNIVAL! Followed by family dinner hosted by the Education Committee. At 5:45PM Megillah Reading & Purim Puppet Shpiel by 5th & 6th graders. All culminating with Purim Cabaret & noshes. Costumes & other mishasgas recommended!

Saturday 4/16 9:15AM -9:45AM Mini Minyan ages 3-7 join Rabbi Broitman and learn about Passover.

Saturday 4/23 at 5:30PM Community Second Night Seder. Please make your reservations early.

Thank you!

Thanks to all who helped make Tu B’Shvat fun & memorable.

We had informative presentations about trees from Tim Connelly from the Farm Institute including each student planting her own Meyer Lemon Tree. Josey Kirkland from Felix Neck joined us in a discussion about animal species on the island & brought several local creatures.

And last Friday night Rabbi Broitman led a lovely Tu B’Shvat Seder exquisitely presented by Kanta Lipsky with delicious food made by all of you.

No Wednesday program this week. Remember your service attendance requirement.

Stay warm & safe.



Friday 1/22 Tu B’Shvat Together updated

In celebration of Tu B’Shvat we will gather on Friday 1/22 at 5:30PM for a Shabbat dinner combined with a Tu B’Shvat Seder.

Please bring a hearty healthy salad or entree to share (or ask & I will give you an easy assignment). Macaroni & cheese & a special dessert will be provided. Remember all dishes must dairy/vegan – no meat or meat products. Consider including one of the seven species in your dish (listed below).

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Happy Channukah!

Thanks to all for a great day today!

Special thank you to Nicole Cabot for her tasty latkes!

More marvelous latkes plus live music Friday at 5:30PM (please bring a side dish to share).

Bring your menorahs on Friday so we can all light them together!








Don’t worry we are not serving this for dessert on Friday.