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Events for March 2020

Many UPJ congregations have chosen to offer virtual Passover Seders and services, Shabbat and daily minyan services, and courses during this time of social isolation using online meeting platforms, such as GoToMeeting, Skype and Zoom. Click here to read an article which may be useful for those new to this technology.

 
Virtual Passover Seders and services

ACT Progressive Seder
Havdalah Storytime, Rabbi Gary
Thurs 9 April, 6.30pm
Sat 11 April, 6.00pm
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Beit Shalom Synagogue Seder
Day 1 service
Last day service with Yizkor

Wed 8 April, 6.00pm
Thurs 9 April, 10.30am
Wed 15 April, 10.30am
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Beth Shalom Erev Shabbat

Fri 3 April, 6.30pm Click on this link
Emanuel Synagogue 2nd night
Pesach Beyachad 1st day
Women's Seder
2nd day: Pesach Live
Kabbalah Seder
Thurs 9 April, 5.30pm
Thurs 9 April, 10.00am
Mon 13 April, 6.00pm
Fri 10 April, 10.00am
Mon 13 April, 7.00pm
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Etz Chayim 1st day service
2nd night Seder
Matzah cake baking
TBIS Express Shabbat
Shabbat morning service
Story time (2-6 yr olds) w/Rabbi
Thurs 9 April, 10.00am
Thurs 9 April, 6.00pm
Fri 10 April, 10.00am
Fri 10 April, 6.30pm
Sat 11 April, 10.00am
Mon 13 April, 10.00am
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Jewish Community of Japan Thurs 9 April Click on this link
Kehilat Shanghai 2nd Seder
(in person + Zoom)
Thurs 9 April, 6.30pm Click on this link
Meeting ID:

937 865 790
Leo Baeck Centre Wed 8 April, 5.30 for 6pm  Click on this link
Max & Shannyn's Q-Seders Wed and Thurs 8/9 April Click here for info
North Shore Temple Emanuel 1st day service
2nd night Seder
Thurs 9 April, 10.00am
Thurs 9 April, 6.00pm
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Temple Beth Israel Erev Pesach
Pesach morning service
2nd night Seder
Wed 8 April, 6.15pm
Thurs 9 April, 10.00am
Thurs 9 April, 6.00pm

For services click on: TBI YouTube
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Temple David Seder Wed 8 April, 7.00pm  Click on this link
Temple Sinai Seder Thurs 9 April, 7.30pm Click on this link 

Many thanks to the Jewish Community of Japan and Temple Beth Israel, who have prepared and shared three excellent haggadot. Click on the links below:

Jewish Community of Japan Haggadah (in Hebrew, English and Japanese!)
Temple Beth Israel Family Haggadah
Temple Beth Israel Community Haggadah

Shabbat services (please note: some of these may be changing from live-streaming to Zoom or other platforms, please stay tuned)

Congregation Friday evening service Shabbat morning service Link to join service
Beit Shalom Synagogue 6.00pm 10.30am Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to subscribe
Emanuel Synagogue 6.15pm   https://www.emanuel.org.au/shabbat-live-stream#
Etz Chayim Progressive Synagogue 6.30pm  "Thank G-d it's Shabbat!" 20-minute express  10.00am (every Shabbat) Friday: https://zoom.us/j/512512110
Saturday: https://zoom.us/j/709601912
 Kehilat Shanghai  7.15pm   https://us04web.zoom.us/j/309895204
 Kedem's Service for the Soul    28 March & 25 April at 10.00am Email to register: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
 Kedem    4 April, 9 April (Pesach), 17 April at 10.00am Email to register: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
 North Shore Temple Emanuel 6.30pm Pre-recorded D'var Torah and Torah leyning https://www.nste.org.au/virtual-community.html
Progressive Congregation of ACT Jewish Community 5.30-6.15pm   https://zoom.us/j/130140028
Temple Beth Israel 6.15pm 10.00am https://www.youtube.com/tbimelbourne
Temple David 6.30pm 10.30am https://www.facebook.com/templedavidperth/
Temple Sinai    Saturday 4 April
9.00am: Tot Shabbat with Shannyn & Max
10.30am: Shabbat service
https://zoom.us/j/338996846 

The CCAR Press has generously provided a flip-book version of our region's siddur, Mishkan T'filah: World Union Edition (click here to open the flip book).  

Daily minyans

Emanuel Synagogue
Weekdays M-F at 8am: https://zoom.us/j/702546413 
Musical minyan Sundays at 9am: https://zoom.us/j/306800789

Temple Beth Israel
Sundays through Thursdays at 6.15pm: https://www.youtube.com/tbimelbourne

Other virtual offerings

ACT Progressive Congregation
Offered by Rabbi Gary Robuck:
Cocktail Chatter (Grab your favourite beverage/nosh and chat with friends) on Sundays at 5.00-6.00pm (beginning 29 March): https://zoom.us/j/621219278
Havdalah Storytime for Families: Saturdays 6.00-6.30pm (beginning 11 April through 23 May); link to be provided soon
Lunch and Learn on Pirkei Avot (Ethics of our Ancestors) Thursdays 12-1pm (beginning 23 April through 28 May); link to be provided soon

Emanuel Synagogue
Clergy Virtual Cafe (after end of Passover) - chat, catch up over coffee, tea, wine whisky or green smoothie!) on Sundays at 7.00pm, Tuesdays at 11.00am and Thursdays at 3.00pm: https://zoom.us/j/560011869

Kedem
Be a Good Ancestor study session with Ilan: To register contact: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Text Study Group on the Book of Ben Sira: Indicate interest to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 0410 483 676.

North Shore Temple Emanuel
Pyjama Time for Young Families on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays on NSTE YouTube Channel

Temple Beth Israel
Bubs & Bagels on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at 10.30am (children aged 0-2 years): https://www.youtube.com/tbimelbourne
Musical lunch with Cantor Michel Laloum and song leader Ido Sagir on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 12pm: https://meet.google.com/_meet/mgn-fjnf-hye
Lunch & Learn with Rabbi Gersh Lazarow and Rabbi Kim Ettlinger: Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at 12pm: https://meet.google.com/_meet/mgn-fjnf-hye

WUPJ classes "Connecting our Global Family in Times of Corona": Click here to learn more.

The New Hampshire Jewish Film Festival has made some excellent Jewish-themed movies available at significantly reduced pricing. These critically acclaimed films, available via Prime Video or Apple iTunes for as low as US$0.99 each, include “1945”, “The Outrageous Sophie Tucker”, “Inside Hannah’s Suitcase” and “Streit’s: Matzo and the American Dream”. Click here to view the list of movies that are available.

The Florence Melton School of Adult Jewish Learning (a project of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem) is offering text-based, pluralistic and interactive online courses, at no cost, to learners around the world via Zoom. Click here to read about the courses, which range from “Freedom is a State of Mind: Passover 2020” to “From Sinai to Seinfeld: Jews and Their Jokes”.

 

 

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