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The Kiddush Luncheon on May 27, 2017 will be sponsored by Jacob and Leslie Peretz in honor of the Mazer family, who will be visiting London for Shabbat. The community is invited to join us for services and lunch to spend time and reconnect.
Rabbi Lazer teaches Talmud every Sunday morning after services at approximately 9:45 am. Current study is tractate Makot chapter two.
Time for Torah Hebrew School has begun it's new academic year. If you would like to learn more about our Time for Torah Hebrew School please contact Rabbi Lazer Gurkow at 519-694-7708 or Rebbetzin Basie Gurkow at 226-234-5022.
Please join us as we study late into the night to greet the holiday of Shavuot. Tuesday evening, May 30, 2017 Mincha 8:45 Maariv 9:50 Light dinner 10:00 pm Study session 9:00 pm - 9:50 pm & 10:45 pm - 1:30 am
Subject: Shabbat Unveiled: The Midrash and Kabbalah of the Shabbat Rituals.
Please join us for Ten Commandments, Ice Cream party, and Dairy Lunch. A special Junior Congregation with hands-on learning and fun games begins at 10:30 AM. Stand around the Bimah as we chant the Ten Commandments. Ice Cream party for the children; choose your flavor and toppings. Dairy Lunch to follow services at 12:30 PM.
Rabbi Lazer and family will be away Tuesday June 6, 2017 and returning late Wednesday June 7, 2017.
The AGM will be held on Tuesday, June 13, 2017 at 7:30 pm at the synagogue.
Beth Tefilah has received generous grants from anonymous donors to purchase new Artscroll siddurim (machzorim) for Tisha Ba’Av, Selichos, Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur.
Our donors have generously offered to make dedication opportunities available for $54 per Siddur. If you would like to dedicate a siddur or siddurim in honor or in memory of someone special please contact Louise at the Shul office
Beth Tefilah is now set up for credit card contributions and for automobile donations..
1 Credit Card donations are processed online through www.CanadaHelps.org.
Visit www.CanadaHelps.org. Click on Make A Donation. Follow links for Charity and Religious Organization. Scroll to Congregation Beth Tefilah and complete the form.
The funds will be transferred to Beth Tefilah and the web site will process your donation.
2 To Donate a vehicle to Beth Tefilah
visit https://donatecar.ca Click on the link to donate and follow prompts to Beth Tefilah.
Funds generated by the car sale will be transferred to the Shull and you will receive your donation from Beth Tefilah.
The bulletin email list was created to notify you of upcoming programs,classes and services at Congregation Beth Tefilah. So far we have used this list mainly for our weekly bulletin.
We plan to start sending more emails fulfilling this list's other mandate, to notify you about specific upcoming programs: one several weeks before a given program and another one several days before the program.
As always, you can unsubscribe at any time using the link at the end of this email.
To make a commitment or confirm a Minyan, please contact Rabbi Lazer.
We have an email list for anyone who is organizing a yahrzeit minyan.
You can sign up here. Please note that only subscribers will be able to send email to this list.
Why not consider sponsoring a Kiddush? Do it yourself or with others. Birthdays, anniversaries, Yahrtzeits and other occasions are great reasons. Helping with set up is greatly appreciated and needed.
If you would like to volunteer on a periodic basis to help out with kiddush preparation or you would like to sponsor a Kiddush call Congregation Beth Tefilah at 519-433-7081.
The deadline for announcements to go into the July 2017 Bulletin is 10:00 am on Thursday, June 22, 2017. If you miss the deadline but would like an announcement to be made verbally on Shabbat, please ensure that the text of your announcement is received by the executive by Friday. If using email, requests should be sent to: email@example.com
The Tree of Life is an excellent way to commemorate life events, to honour a friend or loved one, or to mark any other significant occasion. Leaves cost $180 and stones are $1,500.
Members are invited to browse through our library. The library is available whenever the shul is open, for in-house reading. Book loans are not available at this time.
Please be advised that the food served in the synagogue cannot be guaranteed to be peanut free. It is our policy though, not to allow any peanut products in this building.
Congregation Beth Tefilah tries to provide an environment in which all can attend in comfort, therefore we request that our attendees refrain from using strong perfumes and scents.
The key for the Or Shalom Cemetery is available at the Gas Station, across from the Or Shalom Cemetery at the corner of Proudfoot and Oxford Street.
The traffic lights at Kipps Lane have been reprogrammed at our request. On Saturdays, between 9:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m., every time the signal turns green for east-west movement (i.e. to cross Adelaide) it automatically provides an extended "walk" time as if you had pressed the "walk" button. You and your family may now cross Adelaide safely without the need to press the button. Thanks are due to the City of London Traffic Department
Week of May 29 - June 2, 2017
Tuesday 9:00am - 4:30pm
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Date: Monday, June 5, 2017 Time: 11:00 am – 1:30 pm Place: London JCC, 536 Huron Street $10 includes lunch.
Questions and RSVP to 519-673-3310. Eric Robinson, firstname.lastname@example.org Canadian Zionist Federation
In memory of our former Executive Director of JNF, Regional Ontario, Franklin D. Simkevitz Z"L. Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of The Reunification of the City of Jerusalem. Comedy Performance by Colin Mochrie with Deb McGrath.
Sunday, June 11, 2017 The Lamplighter Inn Showtime 7:30 p.m.
Tribute Book entries by: Thursday, May 18, 2017
Ticket Purchase deadline: Monday, May 29, 2017.
Come and help us celebrate Margie's remarkable career in Noah's Ark at JCC.
Time Open House 1:30 pm - 4:00pm Place The London Jewish Community Centre 536 Huron St., London, ON
Please R.S.V.P. if possible at 519-673-3310
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Congregation Beth Tefilah - 1210 Adelaide St. N., London, Ontario, Canada N5Y 4T6
Phone: (519)433-7081 Fax: (519)433-0616
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