When and where is the Shabbaton?

When: Nov. 6-7, 2020

Where: Colby College in Waterville, Maine.

Who should I contact with questions?

Sarah Rockford: sjrockfo@colby.edu 720-284-1132, or Liz Soloway Snider: essnider@colby.edu, 207-322-5032

How can I get updates on the Shabbaton?

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When is registration?

Registration will be open this summer. Stay tuned for more info.

What will we do for two days?

There will be Shabbat dinner and a musical Shabbat service on Friday night, Shabbat lunch and learning, a Shabbat afternoon prayer hike on Saturday, and havdalah Saturday night.

How much does it cost?

The cost is $18 per adult. Children 12 and under may participate for free. This fee includes Friday-night dinner and Saturday lunch. Heksher kosher meals will be available by advance order at an additional cost. Accommodations are not provided and are the responsibility of the individual attendees.

Are scholarships available?

Yes. Please contact Rabbi Rachel Isaacs (risaacs@colby.edu) for details.

Can I come to part of the Shabbaton? 

Absolutely. Everyone is free to come to any or all of the weekend events. If you wish to stay in Waterville overnight, lodging options are available. Reservations must be made on your own. If you are just interested in attending the Nefesh Mountain concert on Saturday night, tickets will be available at the door.

Will babysitting be available?

No, but we will have options for children’s programming.

How can I help?

Please let us know if you’d like to volunteer to help out over the course of the weekend.