Pesach Guide 2016
BVK-YIGB GUIDE TO PESACH.pdf
website is up
Eruv is up!
Eruv, at about 20 miles around, is one of the larger
eruvim in North America.
to see the borders of the Eruv
Those living in close proximity to any of the borders
should speak to their Rav or to Rabbi Taub to know
where they may walk. Please note that the hotels along
Flint Rd are not yet in the Eruv; we
hope to expand soon
as to include them. (The
Residence Inn is
in the Eruv).
moving to Buffalo? Going to school here? click here
here for a fact
sheet on hotels, kosher food, etc., including map and
at North Bailey has converted entire bakery to supervised kosher
under the Va'ad Hakashrus of Buffalo. Please check stamps
on baked goods as well as signs at the store regarding
dairy/pareve, pas yisroel/cholov yisroel, et al, status.
The Young Israel of Greater Buffalo has brought Torah-true
Judaism to Western New York and Buffalo for over 35 years. Our
congregation is a diverse mix of native Buffalonians and
transplants, FFBs and baalei t'shuvah.
Located on Maple Road in the
northern suburb of Williamsville and minutes from the main
campus of the State University of New York at Buffalo, we are
a convenient stopping point for travelers from New York City
and Toronto, especially during the summer months, when our
proximity to Niagara Falls and Niagara-on-the-Lake is a big
We are a growing community with much to be proud of: a
beautiful building, our beloved and
learned young Rabbi, and an atmosphere of friendship and
community that larger congregations can't match.
In addition to our services, we have all of the amenities of a
larger shul. We support three daily and Shabbat minyanim,
evening classes for men and women, Shabbat classes during the
long afternoons of spring and summer, and communal luncheons
and other special programs for many of the holidays. See
the Calendar page for daily davening times.