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Passover Menus 2014

by Gerald Sorokin | Apr 16, 2014

Hillel's Kosher Catered Passover Meal Plan

Today's Menu





Passover Menu, April 14-22, 2014

Catered by Cheryl Marks, Chef Dave Burt, Hillel staff, and a crew of student volunteers.

 

Monday, April 14

Seder Dinner

Gefilte fish

Vegetable soup with kneidlech

BBQ Brisket or Roasted Portabello with cilantro pesto                   

Potato-zucchini kugel            

Roasted cauliflower and broccoli with walnuts                    

           

 

Tuesday, April 15


Lunch

Tuna Salad

Green Salad

Fruit Salad

 

 

Seder Dinner

Gefilte fish     

Vegetable soup with kneidlech

BBQ Brisket or Roasted Portabello with cilantro pesto                   

Gdamf Potatoes         

Kale chips


 

Wednesday, april 16


Lunch

Matzoh Brie

Grilled Onions

Cottage Cheese

Fruit Salad

 

Dinner

Gefilte fish     

Vegetable soup with kneidlech

Grilled salmon or Roasted Vegetables with lemon dill sauce           

Baked potato

Grilled asparagus and red onion


 

Thursday, april 17


Lunch

Tuna Salad

Vegetable Salad

Pineapple & Strawberries

 

 

Dinner

Gefilte Fish

Thai coconut-baby kale soup

Vegetable Matzo Lasagne                  

Sweet potato with balsamic vinegar  

Honey-dilled carrot and spinach        

Matzo and olive oil    


 

 

Friday, april 18


Lunch

Matzoh Pizza

Vegetable Toppings

Green Salad

Fruit Salad

Dinner

Gefilte Fish

Thai coconut-baby kale soup

Grilled Turkey or Eggplant with onion sauce

Mashed potatoes

Mixed vegetables


Saturday, april 19


Lunch

Gefilte Fish

Sliced Cheese

Hard Boiled Eggs

Fruit

Dinner

Grilled Turkey with onion sauce       

Eggplant/portabello matzo sandwiches         

Salad greens

Quinoa tabouli           


Sunday, april 20

Lunch


 

Lox & Passover Bagels & Cream Cheese

Scrambled Eggs

Cottage Cheese

Fruit Salad

Dinner

Gefilte Fish

Thai coconut-baby kale soup

Chicken or Roasted eggplant with mushroom sauce 

Broccoli with pine nuts and sunflower seeds

Smokey roasted potatoes with paprika and black pepper


Monday, april 21


Lunch

Matzoh Brie

Grilled Onions

Cottage Cheese

Fruit Salad

Dinner

Chicken and other leftovers


Tuesday, april 22

Lunch

Leftovers



Forbidden: Music and the Holocaust—Sat Apr 12, 7pm @Hillel

by Gerald Sorokin | Apr 10, 2014

Hillel is proud to present Trio 826's special concert, Forbidden: Music and the Holocaust

Trio 826

Saturday, April 12, 7:00 pm

Hillel, 122 E. Market St.

Trio 826 will explore music by composers who died in concentration camps during World War II, music of composers whose music was banned by the Nazis, and some music from the movie 12 Years a Slave, tying events of the past on foreign soil to not so distant happenings closer to home. We hope you can join us for some discussion. We are honored to be joined for this event by Dr. Stephen Gaies. head of Holocaust and Genocide Education at the University of Northern Iowa.

Admission is Free and open to the public.




Iowa Students at the National Hillel Basketball Tournament

by Gerald Sorokin | Apr 04, 2014

Great video produced by Hillel student, Ethan Sturm

Iowa Hillel Basketball Huddle



Recalling Jewish Calcutta—Mon Apr 7, 4-5:30, 1117 UCC

by Gerald Sorokin | Mar 28, 2014

Hillel is proud to cosponsor a talk by author and former UI Professor

Jael Silliman
Monday, April 7, 4:00-5:30 pm
1117 UCC, IP Commons

Indian Jews

There was a thriving Jewish Calcutta in the 18th and 19th century. They played an important role in the city's economic, social and cultural development. Today there are barely 20 Jews left in Calcutta. In order to document the Jewish presence, Jael Silliman has collected images of community members living across the world, which she will share while providing a rich visual and cultural tour of the Calcutta Jewish community.

Jael SillimanJael Silliman is a former professor of anthropology at the University of Iowa. She is a feminist scholar, activist, and novelist.



Hillel will host a reception immediately following the talk. 



Israeli Soldiers' Stories—Wed Apr 9, 5:30 pm @Hillel

by Gerald Sorokin | Mar 28, 2014

Hillel and StandWithUs Present:

Israeli Soldiers' Stories

Wednesday, April 9, 5:30 pm
Hillel

Israeli Soldiers' Story


Israeli Soldiers' Stories is an innovative program featuring a diverse group of young reserve duty Israeli soldiers. Come meet Anat and Iris, Israeli university students and citizen soldiers with combat experience who served in the IDF during missions in Gaza, Lebanon, and the West Bank. Hear their personal stories from the front lines that you won't read in the headlines.

Free and open to the public. Refreshments will be served.

For more information, contact Hillel, 319-338-0778, or Assaf Grunberg of StandWithUs



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