University of Alabama

Hillel Student Organization

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Sukkot and Simchat Torah at Bama Hillel

Join Bama Hillel for your choice of wonderful celebrations for Shabbat, the festival of Sukkot, and Simchat Torah.

Friday, October 6 @ 5:30 pm we kick off Shabbat with Pizza (and Pops!) in the Hut. Join us for Shabbat dinner and chose to eat indoors, outdoors, or in our sukkah!

Sunday, October 8th – Shakshuka in the Sukkah!  Join us for late night study hours from 8-midnight on Sunday, October 8th and fuel your studies with shakshuka (a traditional Israeli egg dish) and bagels!


Get Ready to Bake Some Challah!

Did you know that we have a Challah Bake every Thursday?  Drop by Bama Hillel around 11:30 am. to help mix and prepare the dough.  After rising (around 1:30 pm) join us for braiding the loafs for Shabbat. Want to take one home for yourself?  Challah is on sale for students ($5) and community members ($8).  Simply click the “Donate Now” button on this website by Wednesdays at midnight.  Challah pick up is available Friday afternoon.