Lag Ba'omer BBQ & Picnic
BBQ & Picnic
Thursday, May 7 2015 at 7PM
Chabad, 57 Country Lane, Barrie
$7 Per person .
Special treats for kids!
All are welcome regardless of affiliation.
Lag Ba'Omer, the 33rd day of the Omer count—this year, Thursday, May 7, 2015—is a festive day on the Jewish calendar. It is celebrated with outings (on which the children traditionally play with bows and arrows), bonfires, and other joyous events. Many visit the resting place (in Meron, northern Israel) of the great sage and mystic Rabbi Shimon bar Yochai, the anniversary of whose passing is on this day. Read more