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Beth Israel Opening Events

posted Jul 25, 2014, 1:17 PM by WebAdmin Beth Israel   [ updated Sep 17, 2014, 12:38 PM by BI Programs ]
Sunday, September 14

A Celebration of our New Building
Beth Israel is proud to invite its members and friends to a morning of celebration in our new building. 

We are excited to introduce you to your spiritual home.

10:15 am    Ceremonial Torah Procession from the JCC
10:45 am    Torah Procession continues from Willow Street and 28th Avenue
11:15 am    Mezuzah Ceremony at the entrance to the new Beth Israel
11:45 am    Official Opening in the Synagogue Sanctuary

Synagogue tours, refreshments and kids' activities to follow



Sunday September 14

An Extraordinary Evening
SOLD OUT!



Friday September 19 & Saturday September 20

Selichot Weekend

Please join us for the spiritual grand opening 
of our new synagogue.

Celebrations continue with our
Selichot weekend
with Rabbi Bradley Shavit Artson.

FRIDAY, September 19
5:30 p.m. Snack & Yak
6 p.m. Services
SERMON: REVEALED AND CONCEALED
What Do We Owe God?
What Do We Owe Each Other?

Dinner (following services)
TALK: RAISING A JEWISH FAMILY
$36 per person $18 for children 6 – 12 years
Children 5 and under free
RSVP via email info@bethisrael.ca

SATURDAY, September 20
9:30 a.m. Services
SERMON: PASSING THE TORCH
Kiddish lunch


SATURDAY, September 20
8:15 p.m. Havdallah
8:30 p.m. Dessert & Shmooze
PROGRAM WITH RABBI ARTSON
9.00 p.m. FORGIVENESS:
CHANGE AND CONSTANCY
IN A TROUBLED WORLD
10:30 p.m. Selichot Services
accompanied by musical instruments