Swiss and Schvitz group of women

Young adults celebrate Shavuot with The Well with plenty of cheese and a sauna experience at the Schvitz Health Club.

Photography and description by Marisa Meyerson of The Well

In partnership with Zach Berg of Mongers’ Provisions, The Schvitz Health Club and Detroit City Moishe House, The Well gathered young adults together to celebrate Shavuot with a blend of ancient traditions and modern twists.

At Swiss + Schvitz: A Shavuot Experience on June 8, 65 guests participated in a facilitated cheese tasting by professional cheesemonger Zach Berg, engaged in Jewish learning with Rabbi Dan Horwitz and learned about the Schvitz’s historic and modern impact with co-owner Alan Havis.

Guests were then able to enjoy the Schvitz’s sauna, steam room, and cold pool for the remainder of the evening, sharing in the long-held Shavuot tradition of late-night celebration.



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