Shabbat Morning Service
Miles Nadal Jewish Community Centre (MNJCC 3rd floor chapel 
Saturday, March 2, 2019
10:30 a.m.

Rabbi Goldberg will lead, with Paula Wolfson as cantorial soloist.

Thanks to Alice Newman for chanting the Torah portion.

All children are welcome in the chapel. For those ages three to six, there is also childcare down the hall,  with fun activities, crafts and stories.

A kiddish lunch will follow the service in room 318.

THE SHIR LIBEYNU SCHOOL - Bnei Mitzvah & Sunday School Programs

Bnei Mitzvah Program (2019-2020)

Do you know any young people in Grades 6-8 who are looking for a vibrant, unique one-year program ahead of a simcha (celebration)?  Shir Libeynu will once again offer this learning experience, and the opportunity for families to commemorate this important milestone with the community. The program will begin next September.  It's not too early to plan. 


The Shir Libeynu School (ages 7-11)

Parents, the teacher and students at December's Chanukah party and Midrash artwork display 

Look for more info on both programs at our open house
on Sunday, April 7, 12:30 p.m. -  2:00 p.m.
at the Dragon Academy, 35 Prince Arthur Ave, Toronto

For more info, email or call 416-465-5488.

Shir Libeynu Film Series 
519 Church Street Community Centre, Rm. 301 
(Room subject to change. Please check monitor on arrival.)  

Next film: March 24, 2019 at 1:30 p.m.

Rosenstrasse  by acclaimed director, Margarethe von Trotta. After the death of her father, Hannah goes to Germany to learn about her mother's childhood growing up as Jew during World War II. 

Workshop with Chazzan Daniela Gesundheit
Friday, May 10 (evening)

Workshop led by Chazzan Daniela Gesundheit on the musical liturgy and songs of Friday night's Shabbat at home.  Please look for more information in upcoming newsletters and on our website and social media.

Upcoming Shabbat Morning Services

Morning services on the first Saturday of the month, led by Rabbi Goldberg begin at 10:30 a.m. at the MNJCC, 3rd floor chapel.  A kiddish always follows the Saturday service in Rm. 318. 

Saturday, April 6, 2019

Saturday, May 4, 2019

Bar and Bat Mitzvah services take place at the First Unitarian site, 175 St. Clair Avenue West

Bar Mitzvah of Jonah Jojkic - Saturday, May 11, 2019 

Bat Mitzvah of Camilla Cellarius - Saturday, May 25, 2019 

Shir Libeynu Choir

The Shir Libeynu choir will be getting together on Tuesday, March 5 at 7:00 p.m.

Anyone who would like to sing is welcome; no previous experience or Hebrew knowledge is required.

Please write to Ellie Goldenberg at for the location details or any other questions.  

Paula Wolfson

Did you miss Paula Wolfson in  Judas Star Supersong  at the 2018 Fringe Festival?

For two nights only, see Paula at the Buddies in Bad Times Theatre in  Judas Star Supersong: The Resurrection .

Thursday, February 28 and Friday, March 1 at 7:30 p.m. 

Tickets are still available.


Items in this section are included at the request of Shir Libeynu participants They are not necessarily endorsed by Congregation Shir Libeynu or its members.


2 for Seder is an annual event encouraging those holding a Passover Seder to invite two non-Jewish friends or acquaintances who have never attended one. The event is inspired by the loss of Joyce Feinberg in the Pittsburgh synagogue shooting. She grew up in Toronto and attended Holy Blossom Temple.

Learn more about the event at and Twitter and Facebook: @2forSeder. There is no financial commitment needed from participants.

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8171 Yonge Street # 122
Thornhill, Ontario   L3T 2C6
(416) 465-5488

Shir Libeynu, February 25, 2019