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Sep 2, 2019
Labour Day
Sep 29, 2019
Erev Rosh Hashana
Sep 30, 2019
Rosh Hashana
Aug

23 2019

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Sep

5 2019

Fiddler: A Miracle of Miracles at Hot Docs Ted Rogers Cinema

11:15AM - 6:00PM  

Hot Docs Ted Rogers Cinema
506 Bloor Street West
Toronto , ON M5S 1Y3

Fiddler: A Miracle of Miracles on your radar is the much anticipated first ever in-depth documentary about the origin…

Sep

2 2019

Beth David: Yiddish Literature and Language

10:00AM - 11:00AM  

Beth David Synagogue
55 Yeomans Road
Toronto, ON M3H3J7

Self-Study Program with readings and discussions on ‘Tevye the Dairyman’
by Sholem Aleichem
All are welcome!

Sep

4 2019

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Sep

25 2019

Conversational Hebrew - Registration

9:00AM - 5:00PM  

Pride of Israel Synagogue
59 Lissom Crescent
Toronto, ON M2R 2P2

Registration is open for Ulpan Conversational Hebrew - Must read Hebrew
Beginners: Tuesdays 7:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. beg…

Sep

4 2019

Mark Wolfson, Retired Vice-President of Henry’s

12:00PM - 2:00PM  

Adath Israel Congregation
37 Southbourne Avenue
Toronto, ON M3H 1A4

Mr. Wolfson's presentation features Wear and Gear (the stuff he takes when he travels), Photographing People, Tips…

Sep

4 2019

Cards and Games at Adath Israel Congregation

12:30PM - 4:00PM  

Adath Israel Congregation
37 Southbourne Avenue
Toronto, ON M3H 1A4

Adath Israel Congregation Cards & Sociability
Wednesdays at 12:30 p.m.
Light refreshments, $2. Membership not require…

Sep

4 2019

FSWC Washington Panel

7:30PM - 9:00PM  

Toronto Center for Performing Arts (Studio Theatre)
5040 Yonge Street
Toronto, ON M2N 6R8

$18 per ticket for non FSWC members. Call Ariel Waks at 416-864-9735 x 24 to purchase tickets.

Sep

5 2019

UJA Campaign 2019 Launch

5:00PM - 10:00PM  

UJA Campaign 2019 Launch

Sep

5 2019

KCC (Kayla's Children Centre) FASHION SHOW

6:15PM - 8:30PM  

ROM (Royal Ontario Museum)

KCC FASHION SHOW (formerly Zareinu Fashion Show) is partnering with TORONTO FASHION WEEK
to raise the bar of the annu…

Sep

8 2019

Barrie to Baycrest

6:00AM - 10:00PM  

Baycrest
3560 Bathurst St.
ON

The Barrie 2 Baycrest Ride (50km or 100km)
In support of Baycrest

Sep

8 2019

Tishrei in a Day

9:00AM - 5:30PM  

Yeshivat Or Chaim
159 Almore Ave
North York, ON

A Holiday Panorama
1 day, 3 Celebrations, 16 Inspiring Perspectives
Beit Midrash Zichron Dov
Informaton: info@toronto…

Sep

8 2019

PJ Library presents: Let's Talk About Tzedakah

10:00AM - 11:30AM  

Beth Tzedec Congregation
1700 Bathurst Street
Toronto, ON M5P 3K3

For toddlers with a parent, grandparent or caregiver— Experience the powerful meaning of tzedakah and its…

Sep

8 2019

Friends of Yiddish Annual Membership Breakfast

10:30AM - 1:00PM  

Beth Tikvah Synagogue Social Hall
3080 Bayview Avenue - between Sheppard and Finch
Toronto, ON

Friends of Yiddish Annual Membership Breakfast.
Concert features: Yiddish vocalist and guitar player, Isaac Muzikansk…

Sep

8 2019

Barrie 2 Baycrest Finish Line Carnival

12:00PM - 5:00PM  

Baycrest
3560 Bathurst Street
Toronto, ON M6A 2E1

Fun for All Ages! Join us at the Barrie 2 Baycrest Finish Line for a multi-generational Family Fun Carnival!

Spend t…

Sep

8 2019

Professor Xu Xin Presents: Chinese Policies Towards Judaism

7:30PM - 9:30PM  

The Lodzer Centre Congregation
12 Heaton Street
Toronto , ON M3H 4Y6

A special account on how the Chinese view Judaism and official policies towards Judaism throughout history with…

Sep

8 2019

A Comedy Night "As Good As Gold" - Featuring Elon Gold

8:00PM - 10:00PM  

Adath Israel Congregation
37 Southbourne Avenue
Toronto, ON

Sponsorships Available. Tickets starting at $36.

Canadian Friends of Boys Town Jerusalem is hosting Elon Gold for a …

Sep

9 2019

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Oct

16 2019

Computer Class Registration

8:30AM - 12:00AM  

dianne erdos-rush
1003 steeles ave. w.
1003 steeles ave. w.
toronto, ON M2R 3T2

Computer, Tablet and Cell Phone classes for all levels and interests. Beginners, Intermediate, Facebook, Hints-Tips-T…

Sep

9 2019

Beth David: Yiddish Literature and Language

10:00AM - 11:00AM  

Beth David Synagogue
55 Yeomans Road
Toronto, ON M3H3J7

Self-Study Program with readings and discussions on ‘Tevye the Dairyman’
by Sholem Aleichem
All are welcome!

Sep

9 2019

PJ Library Donor Event

7:00PM - 8:30PM  

Lipa Green - Tamari Hall

PJ Library Donor Event

Sep

10 2019

Bnei Akiva Schools - 15th Annual IKO Charity Golf Tournament

9:30AM - 8:00PM  

Station Creek Golf Course
12657 Woodbine Avenue
Gormley, ON L0H 1G0

Join us for the 15th Annual IKO Charity Golf Tournament benefiting Bnei Akiva Schools. Stay tuned updates and further…

Sep

10 2019

A Taste of Melton: Adult Learning for the Wondering Jew

7:30PM - 9:30PM  

Holy Blossom Temple
1950 Bathurst Street
Toronto, ON M5P 3K9

Come for a “taste” of the Florence Melton School of Adult Jewish Learning. Meet the teachers, sample a lesson, an…

Sep

10 2019

Anita Ekstein Book Launch

7:30PM - 9:30PM  

City Playhouse Theatre
1000 New Westminster Drive
Thornhill, ON L4J 8G3

The Azrieli Foundation is pleased to invite you to the launch of Anita Ekstein's memoir, "Always Remember Who You Are…

Sep

10 2019

YidLife Crisis - Live!

7:30PM - 9:30PM  

Al Green Theatre, Miles Nadal JCC
750 Spadina Avenue
Toronto, ON M5S 2J2

YouTube sensations Jamie Elman and Eli Batalion, aka “YidLife Crisis,” in YIDLIVE! – an evening of comedy,…

Sep

11 2019

A Temple Sinai Program: Day at Fallsview Casino and Niagara Outlet Mall

9:00AM - 7:00PM  

Temple Sinai Congregation of Toronto
210 Wilson Avenue
Toronto, ON M5M 3B1

A Temple Sinai Program; DAY AT THE FALLSVIEW CASINO and Niagara Outlet Mall

Spend the day at the Fallsview Casino, o…

Sep

11 2019

Cards and Games at Adath Israel Congregation

12:30PM - 4:00PM  

Adath Israel Congregation
37 Southbourne Avenue
Toronto, ON M3H 1A4

Adath Israel Congregation Cards & Sociability
Wednesdays at 12:30 p.m.
Light refreshments, $2. Membership not require…

Sep

11 2019

UJA Women's Philanthropy Kickoff & Cell-A-Thon

5:45PM - 9:00PM  

private home

Women's Philanthropy Kickoff, Campaign 2019

Sep

12 2019

Beth David Rosh Hashanah Challah Bake

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

Beth David Synagogue
55 Yeomans Road
55 Yeomans Road
Toronto, ON M3H3J7

Join the Beth David Community in making sweet, round challahs for Rosh Hashanah!

Make challah from scratch (it's eas…

Sep

12 2019

Kippahs and Kilts Scotch Tasting

7:00PM - 10:30PM  

Adath Israel Congregation
37 Southbourne Ave
Toronto, ON

For all the Lads & Lasses of Adath Israel along with friends and family…get ready for an amazing night of Kippahs a…

Sep

12 2019

Israel's 2019 Elections - An Insider's Perspective with Amir Tibon

7:30PM - 9:30PM  

Holy Blossom Temple
1950 Bathurst Street
Mishkan, 2nd Floor
Toronto, ON M5P 3K2

As Israel heads to a second election in less than a year, join us for a discussion with Haaretz journalist Amir Tibon…

Sep

13 2019

UJA Women’s ORA Event – Step Up Private Event

Sep

14 2019

The Song Shul's "Bring a Friend" Shabbat

9:00AM - 11:30AM  

Bialik Hebrew Day School
2760 Bathurst St. at Viewmount
Toronto, ON

"Bring a Friend" Shabbat
Bring a friend to the first Shabbat service of the new season at The Song Shul. Join us for …

Sep

14 2019

Forever Young

8:00PM - 11:30PM  

Assembly Chef's Hall
111 Richmond Street West
Toronto, ON M5H 2G4

The SACH Young Professional Board is thrilled to present Forever Young, the first ever Young Professional’s…

Sep

15 2019

UJA Super Sunday Telethons

9:00AM - 8:00PM  

UJA Super Sunday Telethons.

Sep

15 2019

Kosher Winery Tour & Gourmet Lunch

11:00AM - 2:00PM  

Tzafona Callars
1067 Niagara Stone Rd
Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON L0S 1J0

Open to all! Join the Aish Thornhill Community Shul (ATCS) for a winery tour and gourmet lunch at Tzafona Cellars in Niagara!

Sep

15 2019

The Canadian Shaare Zedek Major Gala Evening

6:30PM - 10:30PM  

Private home - by invite only

An Evening with Denis Miller

Sep

15 2019

Power Networking Event Power Schmooze With Speed Networking

7:00PM - 10:00PM  

Thompson Hotel Toronto
550 Wellington St W, Toronto, ON
Bar Lounge Main Floor and Presentation Theatre
Toronto, ON M5V 2V4

We welcome Young Jewish Professionals to Power Schmooze. This event is not to be missed. At this prominent…

Sep

15 2019

Beth David Singles: Boomers Edition (50-69) Games Night

7:30PM - 10:00PM  

Beth David Synagogue
55 Yeomans Road
1 block west of Bathurst, south of Sheppard
Toronto, ON M3H 3J7

Beth David Singles: Boomers Edition (50-69) is excited to announce a new direction for Jewish singles in the GTA,…

Sep

15 2019

Special Elul Lecture with Rabbi Gold

7:30PM - 10:00PM  

Petah Tikva Congregation
20 Danby Avenue
North York, ON M3H 2J2

Registration: 7:30 pm Talk begins promptly at 8:00 pm Men and Women welcome. Refreshments will be served.

Sep

16 2019

Beth David: Yiddish Literature and Language

10:00AM - 11:00AM  

Beth David Synagogue
55 Yeomans Road
Toronto, ON M3H3J7

Self-Study Program with readings and discussions on ‘Tevye the Dairyman’
by Sholem Aleichem
All are welcome!

Sep

16 2019

Get Ready for Rosh Hashana with Naomi Nachman

7:30PM - 9:30PM  

Bais Yaakov Elementary School
15 Saranac Blvd.
Toronto, ON M6A 2G4

Join Naomi Nachman as she elevates your Rosh Hashana table to a new level.
Learn how to create a beautiful Charcuteri…

Sep

17 2019

Women Friends of Baycrest

2:00PM - 4:00PM  

Textile Museum of Canada
55 Centre Avenue
Toronto,

Tapestry of Spirit: the Torah Stitch by Stitch Project

A minimum $360 gift gives you entry to the Women Friends of B…

Sep

17 2019

Weizmann Canada Wonderful Women

6:00PM - 9:00PM  

The Ritz-Carlton
181 Wellington St W
Toronto, ON M5V 3G7

More details to come!

Sep

18 2019

Cards and Games at Adath Israel Congregation

12:30PM - 4:00PM  

Adath Israel Congregation
37 Southbourne Avenue
Toronto, ON M3H 1A4

Adath Israel Congregation Cards & Sociability
Wednesdays at 12:30 p.m.
Light refreshments, $2. Membership not require…

Sep

18 2019

UJA Real Estate Impact Group Scotch Tasting Private Event

Sep

18 2019

Barbara Kirshenblatt-Gimblett at Adath Israel Congregation

7:30PM - 9:30PM  

Adath Israel Congregation
37 Southbourne Avenue
Toronto, ON M3H 1A4

Barbara Kirshenblatt-Gimblett is a respected author and Chief Curator of the Core Exhibition at POLIN Museum of the…

Sep

18 2019

Daniella Silver - Variations Cookbook Launch Party

7:30PM  

The Warehouse Event Venue
35 Carl Hall Road, Unit 2
Toronto , ON M3K 2B6

You are invited to join Daniella Silver at the launch of her new cookbook “Variations”
You will have an opportuni…

Sep

18 2019

The Future of the Holocaust in a World Without Survivors

7:30PM - 9:30PM  

Adath Israel Congregation
37 Southbourne Ave
Toronto, ON

Adath Israel Congregation in association with the Neuberger presents

Barbara Kirshenblatt-Gimblett: The Future of th…

Sep

18 2019

Am Yisroel Chai, Rabbi Yisroel Goldstein, Poway, California

8:00PM - 10:00PM  

Chabad Flamingo
8001 Bathurst Street
Thornhill, ON L4J 8L5

An evening of Inspiration featuring Rabbi Yisroel Goldstein, Poway, California

Sep

19 2019

CJPAC's Major Gifts Dinner

6:00PM - 10:00PM  

Canadian Jewish Political Affairs Committee
402 - 40 Eglinton Avenue E
Toronto, ON M4P 3A2

The Major Gifts Dinner is an annual reception and dinner to honour CJPAC's supporters.
For sponsorship opportunities …

Sep

19 2019

Play For The Kids - Girls Night Out!

7:00PM - 10:00PM  

Chai Lifeline Canada
300A Wilson Ave
Toronto, ON M3H 1S8

Women's event in support of Chai Lifeline. Bring your friends to join you at a table for Mahj, Canasta, Rummy or…

Sep

19 2019

Play For The Kids- GIrls Night Out Games Night

7:00PM - 10:00PM  

Montecaasino Event Venue
3710 Chesswood Drive
Downsview, ON

Chai Lifeline support families effected by illness every step of the way! Play For The Kids brings women from the…

Sep

20 2019

A Temple Sinai Program — Young Families Shabbat Mishpachah

5:45PM - 7:30PM  

Temple Office
210 Wilson Avenue
Toronto, ON M5M 3B1

A Temple Sinai Program — Young Families Shabbat Mishpachah
Our theme will be getting to know each other and new beg…

Sep

21 2019

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Sep

22 2019

Baycrest SEALFIT

12:00AM - 12:00PM  


3560 Bathurst Street
Toronto,

The Baycrest Foundation has partnered with SEALFIT, one of the world’s premier performance training companies. Part…

Sep

21 2019

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Sep

22 2019

Selihot

8:45PM - 12:15AM  

Beth Tikvah Synagogue
3080 Bayview Ave.
Toronto, ON M2N 5L3

A NIGHT OF INSPIRATION, PRAYER, AND LEARNING TO PREPARE FOR THE HIGH HOLIDAYS

WE WELCOME RABBI DR. REUVEN BULKA

Is …

Sep

21 2019

A Temple Sinai Program: S'lichot

9:00PM - 10:30PM  

George Weston Recital Hall
5040 Yonge Street
Toronto, ON M2N 6R8

A Temple Sinai Program: S'lichot

A spiritual, dramatic way to prepare for the High Holy Days. Time: 9:00 p.m. Cost: …

Sep

21 2019

Selichot Service

9:00PM - 11:55PM  

Holy Blossom Temple
1950 Bathurst St
Toronto, ON M5P 3K9

Cantor Beny Maissner brings back congregational favourites. Be part of the premier of an new choral tune. Elegant…

Sep

21 2019

Selihot with "Shtisel"

9:00PM - 11:00PM  

Beth Tzedec Congregation
1700 Bathurst Street
Toronto, ON M5P 3K3

Join Beth Tzedec and Beth Torah Congregations for a special program with stars from the hit Israeli TV program…

Sep

21 2019

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Sep

22 2019

The Song Shul's Slichot Service

10:30PM - 12:00AM  

Bialik Hebrew Day School
2760 Bathurst St. at Viewmount
Toronto, ON

Slichot. Only Slichot. All Music. Only at The Song Shul.
Our Slichot service put us on the map in 2016 when it was br…

Sep

22 2019

CHW Gila Walk

12:00AM  

Ellen Drazner
638A Sheppard Ave. West
Toronto, ON M3H 2S1

We expect about 40 people to attend this fun morning

Sep

22 2019

UJA Super Sunday Telethons

Sep

22 2019

Pre-Rosh Hashanah Apple Picking at Chudleigh's!

10:00AM - 1:00PM  

Chudleigh's Farms
9528 Regional Rd 25
Milton, ON L9T 2X7

Join the Aish Thornhill Community Shul (ATCS) for a fun-filled day of apple picking at Chudleigh's in Milton, Ontario!

Sep

22 2019

Speaker Ellen Bessner: 'A Score to Settle with Hitler'

11:30AM - 1:30PM  

Beth David Synagogue
55 Yeomans Road
55 Yeomans Road
Toronto, ON M3H3J7

Beth David Adult Education and Brotherhood present:

'A Score to Settle with Hitler: How 17,000 Canadian Jews served …

Sep

22 2019

ASI-Canada & CZCA Gala Dinner

5:30PM - 11:30PM  

Universal EventSpace
6250 Highway 7
Vaughan, ON L4H 4G3

ASI-Canada & CZCA Gala Dinner

Sep

22 2019

Global Anti-Semitism: A special forum with an exceptional panel of experts

7:00PM - 9:30PM  

TEMPLE HAR ZION
7360 Bayview Avenue
Thornhill, ON L3T 2R7

Temple Har Zion's Annual President's Circle Speaker Series presents a compelling forum with an exceptional…

Sep

22 2019

Aaron Razel Concert

8:00PM - 10:00PM  

Elan Mazer
159 Almore Avenue
Toronto, ON M3H 2H9

An concert in preparation of the high holidays with israeli singer Aaron Razel
Taking place at Yeshivat Or Chaim

Sep

23 2019

Pre-High Holiday Learning with Rabbi Grover

9:45AM - 11:45AM  

Beth Tikvah Synagogue
3080 Bayview Ave.
Toronto, ON M2N 5L3

Who By Fire? Examining Unetaneh Tokef, the Most Controversial Prayer in Jewish Life

Are you troubled by reciting: …

Sep

23 2019

Beth David: Yiddish Literature and Language

10:00AM - 11:00AM  

Beth David Synagogue
55 Yeomans Road
Toronto, ON M3H3J7

Self-Study Program with readings and discussions on ‘Tevye the Dairyman’
by Sholem Aleichem
All are welcome!

Sep

23 2019

BTW Mitzvah Knitters

1:00PM - 3:00PM  

Beth Tikvah Synagogue
3080 Bayview Ave.
Toronto, ON M2N 5L3

Mitzvah Knitters is a group of volunteer women who knit for those in need. We meet every 2 weeks at Beth Tikvah from …

Sep

23 2019

Dr. Victor Goldbloom Award

6:00PM - 7:30PM  

Lipa Green Centre
Tamari Hall
4600 Bathurst Street
Toronto, ON M2R 3V2

Dr. Victor Goldbloom Award for Outstanding Interfaith Leadership to The Right Reverend Bruce Myers for his dedicated …

Sep

23 2019

Bnei Akiva Movie Screening

7:00PM - 9:30PM  

Empress Walk Theatre
5085 Yonge Street
Toronto, ON

This is a Bnei Akiva Movie Screening fundraiser.

Sep

23 2019

FSWC Rosh Hashana Reception with U.S Consul General Greg Stanford

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

U.S Consul General Greg Stanford Residence

ON

Rosh Hashana evening reception hosted by U.S Consul General Greg Stanford

Sep

23 2019

UJA Genesis and The House: Exploring Rosh Hashanah

Sep

24 2019

UJA Lawyers Division Briefing Breakfast

7:30AM - 9:00AM  

Dentons Canada

UJA Lawyers Division Briefing Breakfast

Sep

24 2019

UJA Academy- Social Media 101 with Zoe Share from Schmooz

10:00AM - 11:30AM  

Lipa Green, Tamari Hall

UJA Academy- Social Media 101 with Zoe Share from Schmooz

Sep

24 2019

Righteous Among the Nations Ceremony

4:00PM - 6:00PM  

Consulate General of Israel
2 Bloor Street East
Toronto, ON M4W 1A8

Righteous Among the Nations Ceremony Honouring the late Bart and Wytske Rijpstra (Keverkamp) for help rendered to…

Sep

24 2019

UJA Leaders Lounge Healthcare Real Estate

Sep

24 2019

Canadian Shaare Zedek legacy Event

7:00PM - 9:30PM  

Private Home

Toronto, ON

The Canadian Shaare Zedek Hospital Foundation - Legacy Event

Sep

24 2019

StandWithUs Canada Theatre Night - The Band's Visit

8:00PM - 10:30PM  

Ed Mirvish Theatre
244 Victoria Street
Toronto, ON M5B 1V8

Spend an evening in the company of unforgettable strangers at The Band’s Visit — now one of the most celebrated…

Sep

25 2019

Cards and Games at Adath Israel Congregation

12:30PM - 4:00PM  

Adath Israel Congregation
37 Southbourne Avenue
Toronto, ON M3H 1A4

Adath Israel Congregation Cards & Sociability
Wednesdays at 12:30 p.m.
Light refreshments, $2. Membership not require…

Sep

25 2019

Women's Networking Event

Sep

25 2019

UJA Women’s Philanthropy Speakers Lab

Sep

25 2019

This event will be held at the Four Season's Centre in Toronto. More details to come!

Sep

25 2019

Jewish Genealogical Society of Toronto. JGST Website and JewishGen.org

8:00PM - 9:30PM  

Shaarei Shomayim Congregation
470 Glencairn Avenue
Toronto, ON M5N 1V8

Maximizing Member Benefits Through the Effective Use of • JGS Toronto Website (Harvey Glasner and Ruth…

Sep

26 2019

UJA Jewish Service Community Launch - Private Event

Sep

26 2019

Emunah Tea & Bake Sale

7:00PM - 9:50PM  

Emunah Canada
4600 Bathurst St
Toronto, ON M2R 3V3

Tea & Bake Sale

Sep

26 2019

JNF Presents Hillel Neuer

7:30PM - 9:30PM  

Adath Israel Congregation
37 Southborne Ave.
Toronto, ON

JNF and UN Watch present the Executive Director of UN Watch Hillel Neuer who will speak on Israel at the UN Human Rig…

Sep

30 2019

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Oct

1 2019

Kehillat Chaverim - Rosh Hashanah Services

9:00AM - 7:15PM  

Le Parc
8432 Leslie Street
Thornhill, ON

Kehillat Chaverim - Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur Services – Tickets Are Required – all times are confirmed on tic…

Sep

30 2019

Beth David: Yiddish Literature and Language

10:00AM - 11:00AM  

Beth David Synagogue
55 Yeomans Road
Toronto, ON M3H3J7

Self-Study Program with readings and discussions on ‘Tevye the Dairyman’
by Sholem Aleichem
All are welcome!

Sep

30 2019

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Oct

1 2019

Village Shul Young Professionals Rosh Hashanah Program!

10:00AM - 3:00PM  

Qool Restaurant
1144 Eglinton Ave W
Toronto, ON M6C 2E2

The Village Shul Young Professionals High Holiday program is back - for both Rosh Hashanah (both days) and Yom Kippur!

Sep

30 2019

BTW Mitzvah Knitters

1:00PM - 3:00PM  

Beth Tikvah Synagogue
3080 Bayview Ave.
Toronto, ON M2N 5L3

Mitzvah Knitters is a group of volunteer women who knit for those in need. We meet every 2 weeks at Beth Tikvah from …

Sep

30 2019

A Temple Sinai Program — Rosh Hashanah Tot Service

4:00PM - 4:45PM  

Temple Sinai Congregation of Toronto
210 Wilson Avenue
Toronto, ON M5M 3B1

A Temple Sinai Program — Rosh Hashanah Tot Service

Join us for a family friendly service for children ages to 7. T…