Welcome to Lab/Shul, an artist-driven, everybody-friendly, God-optional, pop up, experimental community for sacred Jewish gatherings based in NYC and reaching the world.


69. It’s Complicated. MONDAY.

May Day! Join Lab/Shul on May 1st to stand up for workers rights and/or to honor the transition from remembrance to celebration on Israel’s 69th birthday, co-presented with our friends at The New Shul and BeingWith.

RSVP (Space Is Limited)

Featuring the Lab/Shul and New Shul ritual teams + Tom Haviv (writer, artist, educator), Hannah Roodman (filmmaker, producer, curator), Dalit Shalom (multidisciplinary designer) and Kobi Skolnick (conflict resolution and transformational leadership specialist).

Earlier in the evening, you can join Rabbi Kerry in Foley Square at Lab/Shul’s Weekly Action in honor of May Day: Rise Up New York! Immigrant Rights and Worker Rights.

Human rights or worker’s rights – let’s #MakeMondayMatter

– The Lab/Shul Team



Upcoming Events

New Yorkers from across the city will converge in Manhattan to stand together and resist the policies of the current Administration. Join us as we hear from musical performers who represent the diverse communities of New York City and directly from people impacted by bigoted and anti-worker policies.

Click here for more info.

RSVP to Rabbi Kerry at [email protected].

Date/Times and Locations: Monday, May 1st at 5:00pm in Foley Square.

Monday, May 1, 2017

6:30-7:00pm  gather & break bread
7:00-8:00pm  peace prayer circle led by Lab/Shul & New Shul ritual leaders
8:00-9:15pm  BeingWith_Israel: a reflective experience with panel discussion, artistic performances, & conversation facilitated by BeingWith

Intersections International – 145 W 28th St, 11th floor, NY, NY 10001


Love Squad Gathering

If you want to build community at Lab/Shul, join the Love Squad. We are a team of co-creators who focus on how we as Lab/Shul care for one another in moments of vulnerability, moments of joy, and at Lab/Shul gatherings.

Wednesday, May 3, 2017

 6:00pm – 7:30pm

Lab/Shul Office –  125 Maiden Ln, Suite 8b,10038

Email [email protected] for info on how to join the Love Squad.

Nava Tehila Album Release Concert
Lab/Shul and Romemu are blessed to welcome the musical prayer leaders of Jerusalem’s Nava Tehila prayer community, for a mystical evening of song, poetry and blessing woven together with the music and poly-rhythms of the holy land.

Saturday, May 6, 2017
8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Romemu and West End Presbyterian Church – 165 W 105th St, 10025

Lab/Shul SeasonPass Holders & Romemu Members:
$25 in advance / $30 at the door

$30 in advance/ $36 at the door


Monthly family-friendly musical morning worship events + Storahtelling-style adult learning, kids programs, and nosh.

Saturday, May 13, 2017
9:30am – 10:00am: God-optional adult study salon w/ Amichai
10:00am – 12:30pm: worship, kids programming, and Storahtelling
12:30pm – 1:00pm: hands on activities with our social justice community partners

New Jewish Home – 120 W 106th St, New York, NY 10025



Unwind + unplug + recharge at our monthly RituaLab welcoming the Sabbath Queen into our lives.

Friday, May 19, 2017
6:00pm – 7:00pm: Open Bar Happy Hour 21+
7:00pm – 8:30pm: Live Musical Liturgy, Poetry and Contemplative Pause
8:30+ Kiddush: Chill, Drink

The Sirovich Center – 331 E 12th St, New York, NY 10003