May 10, 2009 7:45 pm at 7:45 pm #589762
I’ll go first.
Welder Park in Monsey 9PM – 11PM – Presented by the Monsey Fire DistrictMay 10, 2009 7:50 pm at 7:50 pm #644601
ashkenazi. Flatbush. E. 27th bet. J and K from 9:45 until 11:15May 10, 2009 7:52 pm at 7:52 pm #644602
Tuesday night. Flatbush. Rabbi Twersky’s shul. East 29th and K. I am not sure what time.
Monday night. Flatbush. Yeshivas Ohr Shraga. ave L and coney islandMay 10, 2009 7:54 pm at 7:54 pm #644603
Also, the biggest bonfire in the US i think is by stulin. I am not sure when and where it isMay 10, 2009 7:56 pm at 7:56 pm #644604
I also think that there is one in Yeshiva Torah vodaath monday night in back of the mesivta. 425 E 9thMay 10, 2009 9:05 pm at 9:05 pm #644606
I have seen in past years, a bonfire on Ocean Parkway and I by Bay Parkway. Dont know if it s every year.
Stullin is on 16th avenue in the high 40’s I think, not sure.May 10, 2009 9:25 pm at 9:25 pm #644607jogoldMember
Does anyone know if there will be live feed from Meron this year?May 10, 2009 10:30 pm at 10:30 pm #644610
Stolin is on 16th between 46 & 47. Lots of people come, so if you really want to see, you gotta come very early. I believe its being on Monday night this year.May 11, 2009 12:42 am at 12:42 am #644611lkwdfellowMember
Here are some places in Lakewood:
Stoliner Bais Medrash always has a very nice bonfire. East 8th between Princeton & the tracks.
The Breslover Bais Medrash next door to Satmar – Forest & 4th – has a bonfire.
The Minyan Shelonu is making this year’s bonfire by the Oak Street Public School.May 11, 2009 4:57 am at 4:57 am #644612
jogold: welcome to the cr! head to the new member’s thread to get a proper welcome from everyone!May 11, 2009 3:44 pm at 3:44 pm #644613May 11, 2009 8:10 pm at 8:10 pm #644615musicloverMember
whoever plans on going to the fire by ohr shraga dont forget to put on ur cr tee shirt so i can spot u there:)May 11, 2009 8:22 pm at 8:22 pm #644616
Was my post earlier that bad?May 11, 2009 8:27 pm at 8:27 pm #644617
rare chance to see yours truly Mod72 in person tonight.
I will b’ezras HaShem be at the bonfire listed above.
so you can find me I will tell you that I will be wearing the following:
not sure what color tie yet…
feel free to stop over and say hello.May 11, 2009 8:29 pm at 8:29 pm #644618musicloverMember
mod 72-it will be a bit hard finding u in that uniform but ill def try to look for uMay 11, 2009 8:56 pm at 8:56 pm #644619
>> I will b’ezras HaShem be at the bonfire listed above.<<
72- Which one??
After all- I’m the one that sings off beat & off key on that blearing microphone! All I have to do is announce: Moderator 72 of the chashuva YWN staff please step up to the podium… 😉May 11, 2009 9:34 pm at 9:34 pm #644620
areivim, LOL! you do that and get back to us!May 11, 2009 9:41 pm at 9:41 pm #644621
He’s making me drive out to Monsey now… But for the CR- ANYTHING
Bring coffeeMay 11, 2009 9:43 pm at 9:43 pm #644622
YAY! So you WILL be notifying us!!May 11, 2009 9:48 pm at 9:48 pm #644623May 11, 2009 9:49 pm at 9:49 pm #644624
but of course- would you think otherwise?
NO sugar and a splash of 2% C”Y milkMay 11, 2009 10:07 pm at 10:07 pm #644625
ummm, I have a beard and I wear glasses.May 11, 2009 11:25 pm at 11:25 pm #644628
mod, any facial features that may be outstanding? 😉
kapusta, ten points for that one!
~a~May 12, 2009 12:30 am at 12:30 am #644629
see you all at the bonfire…May 12, 2009 12:32 am at 12:32 am #644630postsemgirlMember
Anyone for out of town places?May 12, 2009 1:48 am at 1:48 am #644631
areivim: have fun in monsey! don’t forget to take the tracking GPS sir!May 12, 2009 4:54 am at 4:54 am #644632
Anybody was at nikelsburg (16 bet 50 and 49 in boro park) ? Great show! almost like carlbach! free cotton candy, pop-corn,coke,fruit.cake.cookies,you name it! nice event – oh veamech culum tzadikim…May 12, 2009 4:55 am at 4:55 am #644633
RY, nope, wasn’t there but sure sounds like fun;)
~a~May 12, 2009 5:10 am at 5:10 am #644634
i had an awesome time tonight! some fun it was!
72: how was it in monsey? GREAT! I am hoping to get some pics up later
RoshYeshivah: welcome back! we missed ya!May 12, 2009 2:14 pm at 2:14 pm #644635
for Pictures go to:May 12, 2009 3:14 pm at 3:14 pm #644636
So, I’ve discovered today that my piano needs a tuning;(
~a~May 12, 2009 3:19 pm at 3:19 pm #644637
Mod72 – I was at the place and I offered everyone fitting your description a cup of coffee with skim milk and sugar. All accepted and drank. This leads me to believe that you slipped in a red herring somewhere.
If I am right, please leave a piece for me at Vizhnitz. I like matjas herring.May 12, 2009 5:41 pm at 5:41 pm #644638
Thanks for the welcome jax. Happy lag!May 12, 2009 8:28 pm at 8:28 pm #644639
squeak- very good! PS- how come I didn’t spot you?
RY- I did some shteeble hoppin last night & saw the action in BP too. So- did you get a hug and kiss from the Rebba?? ;);)May 12, 2009 8:33 pm at 8:33 pm #644640
This is the official Mod72 Monsey Lag B’omer report
The plan: I conned Mod72 into thinking I’m the guy at the mike. I kept a steady lookout for anyone trying to approach the singer. I do not loosen my vigilance for even a second.
What action: I suddenly spot a very timid fellow sneaking up to the guy at the mike. The singer is oblivious to anything but belching out “bar yochoy’i”. I stealthily approach the timid fellow from behind and grab his hands to the back. I ominously whisper in his ear “Give me the password”. He responds “NO sugar and a splash of 2% C”Y milk “. We both breathe a sigh of relief, I let go & exclaim “Mod72! Areivim here! Good to meet you!”. The crowd goes silent, gawking… the rest made history 😉May 12, 2009 9:16 pm at 9:16 pm #644641
areivim – maybe you just didn’t know what to look for to find me. Did you see anyone there with a blue pinstriped suit, polka dot bow tie, alligator shoes and a top hat?
Well, that was not me.May 12, 2009 9:22 pm at 9:22 pm #644642
so then you must have been that odd ball’s partner- the one with, er, how do I put this nicely… well, he was very shiny! very shiny… somewhere at the top of the head area… he was not wearing a hat, his yarmulka was desperately trying to cover that very shiny spot… 😉 and, he curled his mustache. That really gave you away squeak- you shouldn’t haveMay 12, 2009 9:25 pm at 9:25 pm #644643
oh goodness areivim! You sure are some funny fellow! 😉May 12, 2009 9:57 pm at 9:57 pm #644644
mod72- you forgot to take a pic of the singer (the monsey lag b’omer pics only have the musicians and speaker)May 12, 2009 10:21 pm at 10:21 pm #644645
squeak, how did you know how 72 came dressed? you guys must be in cahoots. 😉May 12, 2009 10:38 pm at 10:38 pm #644646
areivim: well played buddy!May 12, 2009 11:21 pm at 11:21 pm #644647
squeak squeak squeak (i think we need some 4D-40), no sugar and 2% CY milk. you offered I refused.
areivimzehlazeh – it was a kodak moment, but… that was my decoy, i was rotflmko (rolling on the floor laughing my kishkas out) timid, HA! also regarding the pics, the keyboardist is the singer also.
oh and a big shout out to the Monsey Fire Department for doing a great job as usual.May 13, 2009 6:39 pm at 6:39 pm #644648
you mean you set up the Key Master himself to take your place? The meeting’s chashivus just tripled! But I don’t know what that says about the future of your job… laughing behind the editor’s back…May 14, 2009 2:36 pm at 2:36 pm #644649
areivim- that’s cool chances are we might have seen each other there! And no i didn’t recieve a hug from the rabbi i’m afraid i’m not eligible:-(May 14, 2009 8:34 pm at 8:34 pm #644650
RY- no hug is a good sign 😉
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