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Jewish American Heritage Parade

Be a Bystander! Thursday 9:30am May 10, Maimonides students will parade down Partridge St. to mark the “Lag B’omer” Student Festival. Led by the Albany Falcons Marching Drummers and escorted by Albany Mounted Police, the Parade route will pass by the Partridge St. newsman Andy Rooney, Assemblymen Jack MacNeny and Bob Reilly’s boyhood home locations, the Jewish Family Services on Madison Ave, Bnai Brith Parkview Apts, the new Bikur Cholim Hospitality on S. Lake, concluding with a picnic at Washington Park. Be there! Please stop by to cheer on the children in this “Love thy Neighborhood” expression of peace and goodwill. The colorful “Partridge Parade" music, costumes, floats and decorations are imbued with “Mitzvos to Go!” Maimonides Celebrates in honor of ewish American Heritage Month in May recognizing the 350-year history of Jewish contributions to American culture, acknowledging the achievements of American Jews in sports, arts, entertainment, medicine, business, science, government, and military service. This neighborhood celebration begins with the “Partridge St. Parade” staged at the Maimonides School which during the 1940's housed the historic Cong. Tiferet Israel, the Parade route then passing the childhood residence of the famous newsman and columnist Andy Rooney, as well as the nearby residences of (Assemblymen Jack MacNeny and Bob Reilly) regional leaders who served the people in the New York State Legislature.

Place: Maimonides School, 404 Partridge St, Albany, NY 12208

Date: 05/10/2012 9:30 AM to 12:00 PM

Type: Concert

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