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  • High HolidaysJoin our services for Rosh Hashana and Yom Kippur. Listen to the sound of the shofar and be ready for a brand new year! Read More
  • Sukkot & Simchat Torah at ChabadCome join us for joyous Yom Tov and Shabbat meals in our Sukkah, purchase a lulav and etrog, and participate in our services, dance with us on Simchat Torah and REJOICE! Read More
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  • Worrier to Warrior!A six week course taught by Rabbi Shlomo Kugel offering formulas to remain upbeat and happy despite hardships, feelings of guilt, or personal inadequacy. Based on Tanya chapters 26–32, this course studies spiritual mechanisms that allow one to survive—and thrive—despite life’s difficulties. Learn More
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Daily Thought
The natural tendency is to treat matters of the spirit as luxury items—sort of an appendage to life. Eating, sleeping, making money—these things are given priority and the time dedicated to them is sacrosanct. But prayer, meditation and study fit in only when you feel like it, and are pushed aside on the slightest whim. You’ve got to make your priorities faithful to your inner self. You’ve got to ask yourself if this is what your life is all...
Under the direction of Rabbi Shlomo Kugel and his wife Rivka, Chabad of West Side, founded in 1982 has grown from a small congregation on W.103rd to a robust organization serving the needs of the entire community. Our programs include a renowned preschool, a dynamic Shul, hebrew schools, summer day camp, youth clubs, adult education, vibrant community holiday celebrations and much more.
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