Do's an Dont's - adapted by Rabbi Naftali Brawer

What is an Eruv?

The Eruv permits carrying on Shabbat / Yom Kippur within the defined Eruv boundaries.

You must check every Friday that the Eruv is functional - only specific authoritative confirmation on Friday validates the Eruv for use that week.

The Eruv Allows You To:

The Eruv Does Not Allow You To:

The Eruv and the Synagogue (Place of Prayer)

It is most important that the sanctity and dignity of the Synagogue be properly maintained. This refers only to the actual room(s) where services take place; it does not refer to the other parts of the shul complex.