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Dec 10, 2020
Erev Chanukah
Dec 11 - Dec 18, 2020
Chanukah
Dec 26, 2020
Boxing Day
Dec

1 2020

13th Annual Gala & Recognition Evening

6:00PM - 10:00PM  

Judy Brown
8700 Bathurst Street, Unit #5
Thornhill, ON L4J 9J8

 

We're reinventing the way you Gala. This year, join us for our annual celebration and be introduced to a "new way to…

Dec

1 2020

 

A story of loss and triumph, and ultimately, unlikely partnership. Dr. Norman C. Tobias presents the backstory of…

Dec

1 2020

Melton at Holy Blossom

7:30PM - 9:30PM  

Virtual on Zoom

 

Learn with Melton at Holy Blossom Temple Are you looking for a deeper understanding of what it means to be Jewish? Me…

Dec

1 2020

Schwartz Reisman Centre and Prosserman JCC Annual General Meeting

7:00PM - 8:00PM  

Virtual JCC
virtualjcc.com

 

Join us for the Schwartz/Reisman Centre and Prosserman JCC's Annual General Meeting to be held on our Virtual JCC pla…

Dec

2 2020

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…

Dec

2 2020

Finding Home: 3 Books, 3 Presenters

7:30PM - 8:30PM  

Beth Tzedec Online Presentation

 

The Beth Tzedec Refugee Sponsorship Group presents "Finding Home: 3 Books, 3 Presenters", a three-part series…

Dec

2 2020

 

For more information please contact Naomi Wasserman at nwaserman@ujafed.org

Dec

3 2020

 

UJA Women's Philanthropy: New Lions Event

Dec

4 2020

Babies, Blessings and Shabbat Fun: Workshops for Parents

11:30AM - 12:30PM  

Beth Tzedec Online Presentation

 

Parents of toddlers are invited to join us once a month for parenting workshops. We will be covering a variety of…

Dec

6 2020

 

Holy virtual latkes Batman! Our Chanukkah Zoom party is Dec 13 ... details coming soon - - - - Join us for Zoom…

Dec

6 2020

Chanukah Unity Concert

7:30PM - 9:30PM  

 

Hazzanim from 10 Toronto congregations in a cooperative Chanukah Music Celebration. Free for all! Live stream…

Dec

6 2020

Communicating for Israel: A Collaboration with Hasbara Fellowships

5:00PM - 6:00PM  

Beth Tzedec Online Presentation

 

Learn important tools and strategies for communicating about Israel outside of the "Jewish bubble" and responding to…

Dec

6 2020

Hanukkah Sfenj: A Moroccan-Jewish Specialty

11:00AM - 12:00PM  

Beth Tzedec Online Presentation

 

Let’s get together to learn about the amazing Moroccan-Jewish culture with music, stories and a delicious H̱anukkah…

Dec

6 2020

 

Not your Bubbie's LATKES- Families and Kids

Link: https://www.jfandcs.com/virtualcookingevent

Dec

6 2020

PJ Library presents Menorahs, Latkes and Gelt

10:30AM - 11:30AM  

Beth Tzedec Online Presentation

 

Let’s celebrate H̱anukkah together! There is nothing like lighting the menorah, singing H̱anukkah songs and…

Dec

6 2020

Temple Sinai and Harold Green Theatre: A Global Chanukkah Celebration

3:00PM - 4:30PM  

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

 

Temple Sinai and the Harold Green Jewish Theatre Company Present A Global Chanukkah Celebration
Sunday, December 6 at…

Dec

6 2020

Temple Sinai’s Next Generation (20s and 30s) - A Chanukkah Mitzvah

1:00PM - 4:00PM  

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

 

Temple Sinai’s Next Generation (20s and 30s) - A Chanukkah Mitzvah
Sunday, December 6 from 1.00 p.m. to 4.00 p.m.
E…

Dec

7 2020

CJPAC's Year in Review with The Herle Burly

7:30PM - 9:30PM  

Zoom virtual event

 

Join us on Zoom for a fun, engaging and special year-end CJPAC event featuring The Herle Burly podcast! David Herle, …

Dec

7 2020

Conversations Over Coffee: Dr. Ted Merwin

12:30PM - 1:10PM  

Beth Tzedec Online Presentation

 

Rabbi Steven Wernick will share coffee with Dr. Ted Merwin, author of Pastrami on Rye: An Overstuffed History of the…

Dec

7 2020

Learn Talmud at Your Own Pace with Rabbi Steven Wernick

7:30PM - 9:00PM  

Beth Tzedec Online Class

 

One of Judaism’s greatest strengths is its affinity for diverse opinions and the debate, for the “sake of Heaven” to…

Dec

7 2020

Not your Bubbie's LATKES - Adults

5:30PM - 6:30PM  

Zoom
4600 Bathurst Street
Toronto, ON M2R 3V3

 

 Not your Bubbie's LATKES - Adults

Link: https://www.jfandcs.com/virtualcookingevent

 

Dec

8 2020

 

Join us online for a chance to learn a bit more about JK and SK at Heschel and to have the chance to chat with our te…

Dec

8 2020

Melton at Holy Blossom

7:30PM - 9:30PM  

Virtual on Zoom

 

Learn with Melton at Holy Blossom Temple Are you looking for a deeper understanding of what it means to be Jewish? Me…

Dec

8 2020

Teaching Your Children about Anti-Semitism with Leora Schaefer

7:30PM - 8:30PM  

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

 

A Temple Sinai Program: Supporting Parents - Teaching Your Children about Anti-Semitism with Leora Schaefer, Executiv…

Dec

8 2020

UJA Major Gifts Virtual Event

7:30PM - 8:30PM  

 

details to follow 

Dec

8 2020

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Dec

9 2020

Day of Giving for Jewish Day Schools

10:00AM - 12:00PM  

Online

 

5th Annual Jewish Day School Day of Giving ! Join the Toronto Jewish Community in supporting our Jewish Day Schools f…

Dec

9 2020

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…

Dec

9 2020

 

UJA Federation of Greater Toronto's  Annual General MeetingUJA's Annual Meeting

Dec

10 2020

Hanukkah String Art for kids in Pre-JK and Up

6:00PM - 7:00PM  

Beth Tzedec Online Presentation

 

Grab your dinner and your Maccabee (hammer) and join us online for a fun family string art program led by Sylvie!…

Dec

10 2020

Latke Demonstration with Tony Loschiavo from L’Eat Catering

7:00PM - 8:00PM  

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

 

Temple Sinai: Not Your Traditional Latke - Latke Demonstration with Tony Loschiavo from L’Eat Catering

Thursday, De…

Dec

10 2020

MNjcc Virtual Chanukah Candle Lighting

5:00PM - 5:30PM  

Miles Nadal Jewish Community Centre Facebook Page
https://www.facebook.com/MilesNadalJCC/

 

We're bringing light to these dark December days! Join the MNjcc for 8 days of Chanukah candle-lighting as a communit…

Dec

10 2020

Temple Sinai’s Light up the Night – Drive-In Chanukkiyah Lighting

5:00PM - 6:00PM  

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

 

Temple Sinai’s Light up the Night – Drive-In Chanukkiyah Lighting
Thursday, December 10 at 5.00 p.m. to 6.00 p.m…

Dec

10 2020

Temple Sinai’s Ugliest Chanukkah Sweater Contest

9:00AM - 4:00PM  

Temple Office Congregation of Toronto - Virtual Program
210 Wilson Avenue
210 Wilson Avenue
Toronto, ON M5M 3B1

 

Temple Sinai’s Ugliest Chanukkah Sweater Contest
Thursday, December 10 to Friday, December 18
We are celebrating th…

Dec

10 2020

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Dec

17 2020

MNjcc Community Candlelighting

5:00PM  

Miles Nadal JCC - Online
https://www.facebook.com/MilesNadalJCC
Toronto, ON

 

More Info …

Dec

10 2020

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Dec

17 2020

 

8-8-8. 

8 Nights. 8 Minutes. 8 PM (4 PM on Friday)

Join  Cantor Simon and Aliza Spiro for musical candle-lighting…

Dec

11 2020

MNjcc Virtual Chanukah Candle Lighting

5:00PM - 5:30PM  

Miles Nadal Jewish Community Centre Facebook Page
https://www.facebook.com/MilesNadalJCC/

 

We're bringing light to these dark December days! Join the MNjcc for 8 days of Chanukah candle-lighting as a communit…

Dec

11 2020

Temple Sinai: Kabbalat Shabbat Chanukkah Service

6:30PM - 7:30PM  

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

 

Temple Sinai: Kabbalat Shabbat Chanukkah Service
Friday, December 11 at 6.30 p.m.
Join your Temple family as we share…

Dec

12 2020

Horah Machine Hanukkah Hour

6:30PM - 8:00PM  

Beth Tzedec Livestream Presentation

 

We invite the Beth Tzedec community of all ages for a 60 minute virtual Hanukkah celebration featuring the music of…

Dec

12 2020

MNjcc Virtual Chanukah Candle Lighting

5:00PM - 5:30PM  

Miles Nadal Jewish Community Centre Facebook Page
https://www.facebook.com/MilesNadalJCC/

 

We're bringing light to these dark December days! Join the MNjcc for 8 days of Chanukah candle-lighting as a communit…

Dec

12 2020

Sinatra Shabbat

10:00AM - 11:30AM  

via YouTube

 

The Song Shul at Home brings you the first of its online special music-themed Shabbat services.

December 12 is the b…

Dec

12 2020

Temple Sinai: Sounds of Chanukkah

10:00AM - 11:30AM  

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

 

Temple Sinai: Sounds of Chanukkah
Saturday, December 12 at 10.00 a.m.
Join us for a special online treat for our Cha…

Dec

12 2020

Temple Sinai’s Family Chanukkah with Judy and David

4:30PM - 5:30PM  

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

 

Temple Sinai’s Family Chanukkah Celebration with Judy and David, including Havdalah
Saturday, December 12 at 4.30 …

Dec

13 2020

 

Join us for Zoom call #35 A Virtual Chanukkah Party December 13, 2020, at 7 PM To register, email:…

Dec

13 2020

Hanukkah, Moroccan Style and Community Hannukiyah Lighting

8:00PM - 9:00PM  

Beth Tzedec Online Presentation

 

Join Cantor Sidney Ezer as we learn and sing a central piyyut (liturgical poem) in honour of the miracle of…

Dec

13 2020

MNjcc Virtual Chanukah Candle Lighting

5:00PM - 5:30PM  

Miles Nadal Jewish Community Centre Facebook Page
https://www.facebook.com/MilesNadalJCC/

 

We're bringing light to these dark December days! Join the MNjcc for 8 days of Chanukah candle-lighting as a communit…

Dec

13 2020

Temple Sinai’s Chanukkah Food Truck Drive-In - For all ages and stages!

4:30PM - 7:30PM  

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

 

Temple Sinai’s Chanukkah Food Truck Drive-In - For all ages and stages!
Sunday, December 13 from 4.30 p.m. to 7.30 …

Dec

13 2020

 

This is an online event. To register, email wcarto@yahoo.com, providing your first and last name and email address.…

Dec

14 2020

A Virtual Chanukkah Celebration with Rabbi Shaner and Cantor Osborne

2:00PM - 3:00PM  

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

 

Temple Sinai’s A Virtual Afternoon Chanukkah Celebration with Rabbi Jordan Shaner and Cantor Charles Osborne Hosted…

Dec

14 2020

Conversations Over Coffee at Zionism 3.0 Conference

1:00PM - 2:00PM  

Beth Tzedec Online Presentation

 

Rabbi Steve Wernick and Dr. Yizhar Hess will share coffee as part of the Zionism 3.0 Conference, speaking about…

Dec

14 2020

Learn Talmud at Your Own Pace with Rabbi Steven Wernick

7:30PM - 9:00PM  

Beth Tzedec Online Class

 

One of Judaism’s greatest strengths is its affinity for diverse opinions and the debate, for the “sake of Heaven” to…

Dec

14 2020

MNjcc Virtual Chanukah Candle Lighting

5:00PM - 5:30PM  

Miles Nadal Jewish Community Centre Facebook Page
https://www.facebook.com/MilesNadalJCC/

 

We're bringing light to these dark December days! Join the MNjcc for 8 days of Chanukah candle-lighting as a communit…

Dec

14 2020

UJA Genesis: Dinner of Miracles

6:00PM - 7:15PM  

 

Dinner of Miracles

Dec

15 2020

Latkepalooza with Zane Caplansky for 20s and 30s

7:30PM - 9:00PM  

Beth Tzedec Online Presentation

 

Join Zane Caplansky and Yacov Fruchter for H̱anukkah candle lighting as restauranteur Zane Caplansky demos how to…

Dec

15 2020

MNjcc Virtual Chanukah Candle Lighting

5:00PM - 5:30PM  

Miles Nadal Jewish Community Centre Facebook Page
https://www.facebook.com/MilesNadalJCC/

 

We're bringing light to these dark December days! Join the MNjcc for 8 days of Chanukah candle-lighting as a communit…

Dec

15 2020

Melton at Holy Blossom

7:30PM - 9:30PM  

Virtual on Zoom

 

Learn with Melton at Holy Blossom Temple Are you looking for a deeper understanding of what it means to be Jewish? Me…

Dec

16 2020

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…

Dec

16 2020

 

JEWISH GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY OF TORONTO The Genealogical Importance of Gravestones and The Toronto JOWBR…

Dec

16 2020

Lighting the Way Volunteer Appreciation and Hanukkiyah Lighting

7:30PM - 9:00PM  

Beth Tzedec Online Presentation

 

Join Beth Tzedec on Zoom for this unique and inspiring program where we will acknowledge and honour our members who…

Dec

16 2020

MNjcc Virtual Chanukah Candle Lighting

5:00PM - 5:30PM  

Miles Nadal Jewish Community Centre Facebook Page
https://www.facebook.com/MilesNadalJCC/

 

We're bringing light to these dark December days! Join the MNjcc for 8 days of Chanukah candle-lighting as a communit…

Dec

16 2020

Temple Sinai’s Family Chanukkah Baking Party: Healthy Donuts!

6:30PM - 7:30PM  

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

 

Temple Sinai’s Family Chanukkah Baking Party: Healthy Donuts!
Wednesday, December 16 at 6.30 p.m.
Join other Templ…

Dec

17 2020

MNjcc Virtual Chanukah Candle Lighting

5:00PM - 5:30PM  

Miles Nadal Jewish Community Centre Facebook Page
https://www.facebook.com/MilesNadalJCC/

 

We're bringing light to these dark December days! Join the MNjcc for 8 days of Chanukah candle-lighting as a communit…

Dec

17 2020

Maccabees—The Musical including The Story of Judith

7:00PM - 8:30PM  

Beth Tzedec Online Presentation

 

Experience Hanukkah with Maccabees – The Musical, Including the Story of Judith, followed by all participants…

Dec

17 2020

Temple Sinai: A Virtual Afternoon Chanukkah Celebration

2:00PM - 3:00PM  

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

 

Temple Sinai’s A Virtual Afternoon Chanukkah Celebration with Rabbi Jordan Shaner and Cantor Charles Osborne Hosted…

Dec

17 2020

Temple Sinai’s NextGen (20s and 30s) - Chanukkah Candle Lighting Ceremony

7:00PM - 8:00PM  

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

 

Temple Sinai’s NextGen (20s and 30s) - Chanukkah Candle Lighting Ceremony
Thursday, December 17 at 7.00 p.m.
Join R…

Dec

17 2020

The House Presents: JEDxPOSED 2020

7:00PM - 10:30PM  

The House Toronto
4588 Bathurst St.
Prosserman JCC, Suite 119.
North York,, ON M2R 1W6

 

JEDxPOSED, we’re stripping away the veneer from past experiences, and inviting some of Toronto’s finest people to…

Dec

21 2020

Cantors on Record

8:00PM - 9:15PM  

Zoom

 

Cantors on Record is the latest collaboration from the Cantors Assembly, the Milken Archive of Jewish Music: The Amer…

Dec

21 2020

Conversations Over Coffee: Professor Aurel Braun

12:30PM - 1:10PM  

Beth Tzedec Online Presentation

 

Rabbi Steve Wernick will share coffee with Prof. Aurel Braun, Professor of International Relations and Political…

Dec

21 2020

Learn Talmud at Your Own Pace with Rabbi Steven Wernick

7:30PM - 9:00PM  

Beth Tzedec Online Class

 

One of Judaism’s greatest strengths is its affinity for diverse opinions and the debate, for the “sake of Heaven” to…

Dec

22 2020

Melton at Holy Blossom

7:30PM - 9:30PM  

Virtual on Zoom

 

Learn with Melton at Holy Blossom Temple Are you looking for a deeper understanding of what it means to be Jewish? Me…

Dec

22 2020

Mizmor Monthly

7:30PM - 8:30PM  

Beth Tzedec Online Presentation

 

Join Cantor Sidney Ezer and Asher Farber on Zoom as they explore many Jewish musical themes and genres, one for…

Dec

23 2020

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…

Dec

23 2020

Preserving our Structures, One Photograph at a Time

7:30PM - 9:00PM  

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

 

A Temple Sinai Renaissance Program: An evening with Our member Mark Wolfson - Preserving our Structures, One Photogra…

Dec

26 2020

Boxing Day

12:35PM - 11:59PM  

 

Boxing Day

Dec

27 2020

Jewish Meditation with Rabbi Fryer Bodzin

9:45AM - 10:45AM  

Beth Tzedec Online Presentation

 

Find a quiet place, tune out the world around you and take some time for YOU to breathe. Re-center and focus inward.…

Dec

27 2020

 

The NCSY Concert has gone virtual! The fun starts at 7pm with Benny Friedman, Joey Newcomb, and Yoni Z!

Dec

28 2020

Learn Talmud at Your Own Pace with Rabbi Steven Wernick

7:30PM - 9:00PM  

Beth Tzedec Online Class

 

One of Judaism’s greatest strengths is its affinity for diverse opinions and the debate, for the “sake of Heaven” to…

Dec

30 2020

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…

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