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Shavuot around the UPJ

Shavuot services, study sessions and events will be offered around the UPJ region. Click on "Read More" to see listings (check back, as more listings are expected).

 

 

ACT Progressive Jewish Congregation
Saturday 15 May at 7.00 until late (in person only): "Limmud Shavuot" with a cheesecake break, featuring a wide range of speakers, including Rabbi Gary Robuck and Rabbi Avi Bart.
Sunday 16 May at 2.00-5.00pm "Limmud Shavuot" including a cheesecake break (Zoom attendance option), featuring a wide range of speakers, including Rabbanit Judy Levitan and Rabbanit Ellyse Borghi; 5.00-6.00pm: "Learning Together as a Family" with Rabbi Gary Robuck, followed by Mincha/Maariv Shavuot services, communal Shavuot dinner and children's activities. 
CLICK HERE for details.

Beth Shalom (Auckland)
Sunday 16 May at 6.00pm: Evening service followed by potluck dairy dessert and Tikkun Leyl Study Sessions.
Monday 17 May at 10.00am: Morning service including Yizkor followed by a sweet Kiddush.

Beit Shalom Synagogue
Sunday 16 May after 6.00pm service: Shavuot Oneg and Cheesecake Competition. Members are invited to enter the competition  then help eat the entries! Bring a carton of UHT milk for charity. $5 per person / $10 families. RSVP today: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or  07 8362 8281. BYI fish or vegetarian dish, salads also welcome. 

Emanuel Synagogue
Sunday 16 May at 6.15pm to midnight: "Shavuot - Standing at Sinai" beginning with "Ten people; Ten Commandments" where 10 people in the congregation will each explore one commandment with song, story and teaching. Later in the evening explore the commandments and the Sinai experience with clergy. Inspiration for the mind and sustenance for our bodies with a delicious dairy dinner and dessert. CLICK HERE to register.
Monday 17 May at 10.00am: Shavuot Embrace service, with inspirational readings, music and prayer.
Monday 17 May and Tuesday 18 May at 10.00am: Masorti service (including Yizkor on Tuesday)
Monday 17 May at 10.30am: Shavuot Children's Service, followed by ice-cream

Etz Chayim Progressive Synagogue
Sunday 16 May at 5.30-9.00pm: "Revelation & Choices" (2 streams for children and adults; light meal and yummy dessert provided). Come for 15 minutes or stay all night! Suggested donation: $5+ Please RSVP for catering purposes to Samantha: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or (03) 9563 9208.

Kedem
Sunday 16 May at 6.30pm: Shavuot dinner at The King David School; bring a cheesecake for the cheesecake competition! Early-bird price: $10 per person. Book by 9 May: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., 0414 328 272.

Kehillat S'dot Zahav (Goldfields)
Sunday 16 May at 10.00am - 1.00pm: Zoom discussion workshop chaired by committee member Jerry Winston, examining Rabbi Jonathan's Keren-Black's Ten Statements and Twelve Principles of Progressive Judaism. Rabbi Keren-Black will join for an hour-and-a-half for questions. This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to email for Zoom link details.
 

North Shore Temple Emanuel
Sunday 16 May: 6.30pm service, 7.15pm cheesecake, 7.30pm Tikkun Leil
Monday 17 May at 10.00am: Shavuot morning service

Temple Beth Israel
Friday 14 May at 10.00am: Bubs & Tots Shavuot - a pre-Shavuot event for children 0-4 and their families. RSVP: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Sunday 16 May at 7.00pm: Cheesecake Competition - to enter email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Temple David
Sunday 16 May at 6.00-8.30pm: Shavuot 10x10x10; 10 tantalising speakers, 10 terrific topics, 10 insightful commandments! Bring a dairy plate to share during the brief intermission. RSVP: Sue at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

United Hebrew Congregation (Singapore)
Sunday 16 May at 8.00-9.00pm (SGT): Two 30-minute online sessions with Rabbi Beni and Rabbi Miriam Wajnberg ... and you can order a piece of cheesecake to munch on during the discussions too! For more information, contact Alice: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., or if you are a UHC member, CLICK HERE.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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