PESACH SCHEDULE

FRIDAY, APRIL 7
6:30pm          Early Mincha
7:09pm          Candle Lighting

7:15pm Shabbat Dinner

SHABBAT, APRIL 8
8:30am          Pre-Mincha Shiur
9:00am          Shacharit
Gala Kiddush to follow Davening

6:40pm          Mincha
7:00pm          Shabbat HaGadol Sermon
8:10pm          Ma'ariv
8:18pm Shabbat Concludes

SUNDAY, APRIL 9
8:30am          Shacharit
After 8:12pm Bedikat Chametz

EREV PESACH: MONDAY, APRIL 10
7:10am          Shacharit
7:40am Siyum for Fast of the Firstborn
10:46am Last time for eating chametz
11:52am Latest time for burning chametz
Biur Chametz available at WSIS

7:12pm          Candle Lighting
7:15pm Mincha/Ma’ariv
Remarks by Rabbi Michael Moskowitz
8:12pm Begin Seder after this time

1ST DAY YOM TOV: TUESDAY, APRIL 11
9:15am Shacharit
Sermon by Rabbi Michael Moskowitz

Gala Kiddush following Davening
Shiur following Kiddush by Ruby Ebrahimoff

6:45pm          Pre-Mincha Shiur with Rabbi Moskowitz
7:15pm Mincha/Ma’ariv
Remarks by Ruby Ebrahimoff
After 8:13pm Candle Lighting from an existing flame

2ND DAY YOM TOV: WEDNESDAY, APRIL 12 (OMER DAY 1)
9:15am          Shacharit
Sermon by Rabbi Michael Moskowitz

Gala Kiddush following Davening
Shiur following Kiddush by Ruby Ebrahimoff

6:45pm          Pre-Mincha Shiur with Rabbi Moskowitz
7:15pm Mincha
Remarks by Ruby Ebrahimoff
8:10pm Ma’ariv
8:14pm Yom Tov Ends

CHOL HAMOED: THURSDAY, APRIL 13 (OMER DAY 2)
7:05am          Shacharit

CHOL HAMOED: FRIDAY, APRIL 14 (OMER DAY 3)
7:05am          Shacharit
7:16pm Candle Lighting
7:20pm Mincha

CHOL HAMOED: SHABBAT, APRIL 15 (OMER DAY 4)
9:00am Shacharit
7:10pm Mincha
8:15pm Ma'ariv
8:18pm Shabbat Concludes

SUNDAY, APRIL 16 (OMER DAY 5)
8:30am          Shacharit
7:18pm Candle Lighting
7:20pm Mincha/Ma’ariv

7TH DAY YOM TOV: MONDAY, APRIL 17 (OMER DAY 6)
9:00am Shacharit
Sermon by Rabbi Michael Moskowitz
Gala Kiddush following Davening

7:15pm Mincha/Ma’ariv
Remarks by Rabbi Moskowitz
After 8:20pm Candle Lighting from an existing flame

8TH DAY YOM TOV: TUESDAY, APRIL 18 (OMER DAY 7)
9:00am Shacharit
~10:30am Yizkor preceded by Sermon by Rabbi Michael Moskowitz
Gala Kiddush following Davening

7:15pm Mincha
followed by Neilat HaChag (bring your packaged Pesach food to eat up!)
8:15pm Ma’ariv
8:21pm          Yom Tov Ends

**Chametz that was sold via Rabbi Sherman may be eaten after 10:00pm**

Sedarim at WSIS

Please join us for catered Sedarim here at WSIS! For registration, visit the Seder event page!

Pre-Pesach Shiur & Dinner

Chametz Form

Please fill out our Chametz Form and email, fax or drop off in the office.
Rabbi Sherman will be available for in-person Mechirat Chametz on:

Tuesday, April 4: 7:00am - noon

Wednesday, April 5: after Shacharit and 5:30pm until after his Pre-Pesach Shiur

Thursday, April 6 and Friday, April 7: 7:00am - 9:00am

If you are selling your chametz through Rabbi Sherman, please make sure he has your forms by 8:30am on Sunday, April 9

Music from Chazzan Zevi

Be sure to check out Chazzan Zevi's Guide to Pesach Music!

Pesach Guides

  • The CRC Pesach Guide is great to look up specific items, products that don't require Pesach supervision and Pesach alternatives.
  • The Young Israel of Houston puts together an easy to read Pesach guide that has an excellent review for Pesach Kashering and a helpful list of medicines and cosmetics.
  • The OU Pesach Guide will  give you tons of great and useful Pesach information!
Friday, May 26 2017 1 Sivan 5777
West Side Institutional Synagogue • 120 West 76th Street • New York, NY 10023
Tel: 212-877-7652 • Fax: 212-877-9333 • Email: office@wsisny.org