SCHENECTADY–A Shabbat  celebration for children and parents/grandparents is held at Temple Gates of Heaven, 852 Ashmore Ave., Schenectady on the first Friday of each month at 5:45 p.m.  The next session is set for March 1. The in-person service is followed by pizza or mac and cheese and will cost $12 per family.

Arnold Rotenberg, director of  congregational learning, can provide information about attending the service virtually and is taking reservations at 518-374-8173 or [email protected].

A sign up for the food (in-person) is required  and may be made on the  website or by calling Tammy Van Valkenburgh also at 518-374-8173 or by e-mailing [email protected].