The goal of Shabbat 1000 is "to educate, to unite and to provide over 1,000 Jewish students with an everlasting impression of being Jewish through an inspiring Shabbat experience." Over 1,000 Jewish students will gather together on Friday April 16 and Saturday April 17 to celebrate Shabbat. There will be multiple locations for students to attend the type of experience that they desire.
Friday Night - April 16th - 6:45 pm.
Reform: AEPhi Sorority House
Conservative: TEP Fraternity House
Shabbat Quickie: Campus Club Pool
All American Shabbat: Gator Room at the Football Stadium
Shabbat Where the Sidewalk Ends Lake Alice
Israeli Shabbat: Plaza of the Americas
Saturday April 17th there will be learning opportunities all day long at Hillel.
Havdallah services will be at Hillel at 9:30 pm on Saturday night
Come to one of the many places where we will be celebrating Shabbat!! Join in with us and help us reach the magic number of 1000. You can always contact the Executive Director, Michael Behar, at Asher8008@aol.com or call Hillel at 372-2900.
A Kosher Shabbat Dinner is being served at 8 pm at Hillel. Cost is $6.00 Reservations are requested but not required.
Then this is the time to try one. There are so many options, from Reform, Conservative, Orthodox, Israeli, by the water, at a pool, and even one at the Football Stadium! Come see what makes being Jewish fun. To top it off, you'll be part of history making at UF and can meet a whole bunch of other Jewish students.
Anybody. Everybody. There are going to be over 1000 students participating and EVERYBODY is welcome.