Family Community Events

Astoria Center of Israel offers a number of family programs throughout the year for the students of MASKIT, as well as some for the wider community. Find out more below! 

Havdalah Activity Series

Start the evening with a lively ceremony to end Shabbat, called Havdalah, filled with music and singing, followed by an exciting activity and craft options. Snacks will be available for kids, and wine and cheese will be provided for adults. Learn more. 

Chanukah Party

Sunday, December 9, 3pm. More information to come soon. 

Tu B'Shvat Pot Luck

Friday, January 18th, prior to services.


Purim Party: Sunday, March 17, 3pm. More information to come soon.

Megillah Reading & Shpiel: Wednesday, March 20th, 7pm. 

See photos from past years here

Lag Ba'omer Evening Event

Thursday, May 23, program TBD. 


Saturday, April 20th, Community Seder. For details please refer to our calendar of events.

Get to Know Israel Potluck

Friday, May 10th.

Shavuot & MASKIT End of Year Service

Saturday, June 8th. Service in the morning, Tikun Leil Shavuot in the evening.

Members recieve discounts to all events and can access addition classes. Find out more about membership - we would love to welcome you into our community!