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Shabbaton / UVJC Retreat

UVJC Congregational Retreat

Friday Evening December 13th to Saturday December 14th
Hulbert Center, Fairlee, VT

Register Now – December 9 deadline!

Our wonderful winter Community Retreat is next week, December 13-14. Please join us for the entire Retreat, or Friday evening or Saturday at the Hulbert Center.

Retreat Schedule

5 pm Arrival
6 pm Shabbat service with David Hoffer on guitar
7 pm Supper
8 pm Evening Fun Options:
·      Shabbat singing continues
·      Board games and team building games
·      Fireside relaxing/reading/knitting
8:45: Wine tasting with Rafael Flores, including cheese and chocolate too

7 am Hike with Melissa Herman
8:30 am Breakfast
10 am Shabbat morning service with Torah conversation appropriate for ages 7 and up
10 am Tot Shabbat followed by tot craft activity
12 pm Lunch
1 pm Afternoon activities:
·      Kathy Parsonnet: Judaica Art projects for adults and kids
·      Jeff Lubell: Adult Torah learning
·      Gloria Finkelstein: Decorating Gingerbread Maccabees
·      Rabbi Mark: “Spiritual Stroll” in the woods
·      Samantha Green: Participate in a parsha play (Torah story)
·      Diane Roston and Talia Manning: Israeli dancing
.      Enjoying the fireplace and schmoozing
4 pm Nosh, Havdallah, and departure

Please contact me or Chris if you have any questions.


Pricing Information
UVJC members:
• $25 per person (Includes all meals and activities for Friday evening and Saturday)
• $18 per person for Friday only; $20 per person for Saturday only
• $75 per family (Includes all meals and activities for Friday evening and Saturday)
• There is no charge for children 4 and under, children 5 and over pay the per person rate
• All children need to be accompanied by an adult
Non-members $40 per person, $120 per family
Pricing Information for Overnight Accommodations
$36 per person for overnight, with your own linens or sleeping bag). Accommodations include six comfortable, winterized cabins, each with four bedrooms and two shared baths. The cabins are equipped with easily converted bunk beds to accommodate double or quad occupancy.
$10 Linen surcharge per person

Ways to register/pay:

  1. Print/Complete the Registration Form and mail with check to UVJC, 5 Occom Ridge, Hanover, NH 03755
  2. Pay via PayPal via the drop down box below
  3. Call Chris (603-646-0460) or email Chris (

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