L'dor Vador: the bridge between Aleinu and Aging Together

L’dor Vador (“LDVD”) bridges the generations from Aleinu to Aging Together. Come join our community to meet old friends and new for social and cultural events, learning opportunities, and spiritual gatherings as we navigate Jewish and LGBTQ+ life during our midlife years. We host online and in-person events throughout the year. We look forward to seeing you soon!
Interested in getting involved? Contact LDVD Co-Chairs Bonnie Pollack (she/her) and Fredric Miggins (he/him) at LDVD@cbst.org 

Upcoming with L'dor Vador

L’dor Vador Farewell Oneg Shmooze with Rabbi Sharon Kleinbaum
Friday, June 21, after Kabbalat Shabbat Services, ~8:30-9:30pm | In person at CBST  | Register » | Rabbi Kleinbaum will join us, offering a chance for members of LDVD to connect, celebrate, and enjoy Rabbi Kleinbaum’s (and each other’s) company. Don’t miss this special opportunity to shmooze with Rabbi Kleinbaum before she leaves her role as CBST’s beloved Senior Rabbi. For current LDVD members and those considering joining.

Sundays at 4 with L’Dor Vador
Sunday, April 28 at 4 p.m. | via Zoom | Register »
Join us for LDVD’s new, monthly Zoom fireside chat! On the heels of the Oscars, CBST Board Member Steven Raphael, who has a fascinating job doing PR for motion pictures, will lead an engaging discussion, including a behind-the-scenes look at the Oscar, Golden Globe, and SAG awards. (Films he represented have won many times!) For CBST members.

On the Town with L’dor Vador
Saturday, May 18 at 2:00 p.m. | In-person at the Leslie Lohman Museum of Art | Register »
Join us for outings around New York, whether they be museums, theatre, picnics, lectures, or any other similar event. We are going to do the Leslie Lohman Museum of Art on Saturday, May 18 at 2:00 p.m. We will go for a nosh in the neighborhood after. This program is for CBST members.

  • Pride Shout Outs!

  • Every year at Pride Shabbat we share your messages with the greater CBST community to mark the moment. Submit by Wednesday, June 26 at 12:00pm

  • Learn more here, click "Pride Shout Outs"

  • The Rabbi Sharon Kleinbaum and Randi Weingarten
    Fund for Social Justice

  • “Social Justice is rooted in our Jewish texts, history, theology and liturgy. We don’t separate spirituality from social justice.” - Rabbi Sharon Kleinbaum
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  • Each week,
    members and friends
    sponsor our livestream
    and oneg/kiddush

    to share joys and remembrances,
    marking special occasions
    and poignant moments.