SCHENECTADY–Congregation Gates of Heaven plans an outdoor Shabbat experience, “Jammies and Jeans,” on Friday, July 5 at 5:45 p.m. at the temple, 852 Ashmore Ave., Schenectady. A story walk through the cherry trees and a traditional dairy Shabbat dinner featuring pizza, mac & cheese, mozzarella sticks, and ice cream will follow.

Organizers have encouraged everyone to come as they are—whether in cozy jammies or favorite pair of jeans.

Those planning to attend are asked to make reservations with Arnie Rotenberg at 518-374-8173.the dinner following the services is $12 per family