Mark your calendar for the Lag B’omer celebration at Lubavitcher Yeshiva Academy (LYA) located at 1148 Converse Street in Longmeadow on Thursday, May 3, 2018. LYA is organizing an evening of outdoor fun and activity for the entire community. Festivities will be held from 4:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. with three great inflatable rides: Ultimate Challenge Obstacle, Octagon Extreme and Crayon Play Land Combo for $5 for unlimited rides.
A barbecue with family prices will feature hot dogs, hamburgers, salads and dessert and will begin at 5:00 p.m. Lag B’omer commemorates the anniversary of Rabbi Shimon Bar Yochai’s death. The Rashbi, as he was known, asked that the anniversary of his death be commemorated by fun outdoor celebrations.
For more information call the LYA at 413- 567-8665, email at firstname.lastname@example.org or check out LYA.org for more details. Reservations requested but not required. The Lag B’omer celebration will be held rain or shine. Major funding for activities is sponsored by Harold Grinspoon Foundation.