weekend

THIS WEEKEND


Bat Mitzvah of Sophia Rottman
May 27, 2017
First Unitarian Toronto Congregation, 175 St. Clair Avenue West
10:30 a.m.
Film

Shir Libeynu Free Film Series -  Our Next Movie: The Komediant

The 519
519 Church Street (Room 301)

RSVP:  slmovies18@gmail.com or just show up!

"The Komediant" is a 
documentary film  which recalls the life, and careers of the Burstein family of Yiddish  theatre.   It received the prestigious Israeli Academy's Best Documentary Award, and chronicles one of the most visible families of the Yiddish theatre in America. It contains rare footage of the genre from the 1930s onwards. "The film sparkles with the wisdom and humour of its subjects."

If you wish, please bring your own snack and beverage. We hope to see you there !


Kid
CHILDREN'S & YOUTH PROGRAMMING


BAR/BAT MITZVAH WITH SHIR LIBEYNU:
REGISTRATION FOR OUR B'NEI MITZVAH SESSIONS NOW OPEN

For 2017/2018: We are accepting young people who are at least age 13 in 2018 to early 2019. Our next  b'nei mitzvah  program will begin in the autumn of 2017, when we will welcome a small cohort of candidates.
You can expect: a learning enrichment program that will include a series of workshops and sessions for the youngsters, as well as their families; social opportunities for families at  oneg Shabbat , a tour of Jewish Toronto and other excursions; a 
Tzedekah project, and more. Read more

Planning for your child becoming a bar or bat mitzvah includes lots of steps, and we will walk you through them and inform you of costs, expectations and other details. Write our administrator, Natalie Wallach, at:  admin@shirlibeynu.ca.
Also, look at  our site page  for more information.
Please let your friends and family members know about our program.
teach

TO TEACH OUR CHILDREN WELL: NEXT STEPS

Our chazzan, Daniela Gesundehit, teaching a song to children in the kids' program at Rosh Hashanah
Our chazzan Daniela with children at Rosh Hashana
L'dor va'dor - From generation to generation: Bequeathing knowledge of Jewish life and thought is a guiding principle of our tradition. 

To learn about Shir Libeynu's existing opportunities and upcoming new programs, events and classes for our children and youth, starting with September, 2017 Read More

Partner
COMMUNITY-PARTNER EVENT

Downtown Tikkun Leil Shavuot: All-Night Jewish Learning Festival
Tuesday, May 30- Wednesday May 31
 
8:00 p.m. - 8:30 a.m. | Doors open at 7:30 p.m. | FREE AND ALL ARE WELCOME!
Miles Nadal JCC (750 Spadina Ave at Bloor St. W.)
 
Shir Libeynu is once again a co-sponsor, giving fiscal, volunteer and promotional support to this popular, annual  event.
Our members  Eden Nameri and Shlomo Gleibman  will be presenting at the festival.
A full night of community, study, singing, snacking and more! Over 50  sessions  reinterpret and reimagine traditional Jewish texts and open up new community conversations. Special programs for kids and teens. All are welcome!
 Advance  registration  recommended.

Pride
CELEBRATE PRIDE WITH
 

Our 11th Annual Going to Shul with Pride Service!
(We were the first in Toronto!)
June 17, 2017
MNJCC,
Shabbat Evening Havdallah & Reception
Stay tuned for more details, soon.

Newsletter Editor:  Harriet Eisenkraft
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