HOH March Kabbalat Shabbat: Mechanical Puzzles & Entrepreneurship

Friday, March 16 2018, 6:30 pm


HOH March Kabbalat Shabbat: Mechanical Puzzles & Entrepreneurship Image

This March, join Havurah on the Hill for a fun and mind-bending evening as we explore the world of mechanical puzzles. David Leschinsky is a local entrepreneur and small business owner who founded Eureka! Puzzles & Games in 2004. Located in Coolidge Corner, Eureka! is a store overflowing with treasures ranging from artful jigsaws to diabolical mindbenders, clever games, to the ancient art of Japanese puzzle boxes.

This evening, David Leschinsky, a.k.a. the “Puzzle Man,” will introduce us to his passion, mechanical puzzles (he stocks over 1,000 of them in his store!). After his remarks, join David for some hands-on puzzling during Shabbat dinner! 

Havurah on the Hill is a non-denominational, egalitarian minyan for Jews in their 20s and 30s in the Boston area. HOH meets at the Vilna Shul in Beacon Hill, one of the last remaining synagogues from the early 20th century wave of Jewish immigration and hosts monthly Kabbalat Shabbat services as well as other special holiday celebrations throughout the year.  This musical inspired Shabbat features Chanukah music and food!

Schedule of Events:Schedule of Events:
6:30 PM – Wine and Appetizers
7:00 PM – Shabbat Services
8:15 PM – Speaker: David Leschinsky, founder of Eureka!
8:45 PM – Shabbat Dinner, Schmoozing, & Mechanical Puzzles!

Vilna and Havurah on the Hill will never turn anyone away for inability to pay. If you would like to attend but finances are of concern, please email Director of Communications and Community Outreach Lynne Krasker Schultz at lynne@vilnashul.org.

The Vilna Shul offers free parking with validation for Havurah on the Hill Friday night services. Parking validation is only good for the garage at the Charles River Plaza/Cambridge Street Garage at 165 Cambridge Street. This garage is between the Charles River Plaza Shopping Center (Whole Foods) and AU Bon Pain, and across from the Starbucks, near the intersection of Blosson Street and Cambridge Street. DO NOT ENTER THE WHOLE FOODS LOT - THE VILNA DOES NOT VALIDATE FOR THAT LOT. You will receive a green ticket upon entry. Any other color tickets cannot be validated.  Please visit our "Getting Here" page for more information on parking and transportation. 

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