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Virtual services and classes

Many UPJ congregations have chosen to offer 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.

 

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 & Havdalah 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
Shabbat Live! online
Shabbat Embrace
Havdalah
6.15pm


10.00am (Shabbat Embrace)

Havdalah times vary according to the seasons; please go to emanuel.org.au/services for current times

Service information and times are available at: www.emanuel.org.au/services
Etz Chayim Progressive Synagogue 6.30pm TGIS Express Service (7 August)  10.00am (every Shabbat) TGIS: https://zoom.us/j/512512110
Saturday: https://zoom.us/j/709601912
Kedem   1st, 3rd and 4th Shabbat mornings in August
9.00am schmooze, 10.00am service
Email to register: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Leo Baeck Centre  7.00pm 10.00am Friday Night Live: https://zoom.us/j/4449758715
Saturday:
https://zoom.us/j/108960197
North Shore Temple Emanuel 6.30-7.20pm Pre-recorded D'var Torah and Torah leyning on NSTE YouTube Channel Find all links here: https://www.nste.org.au/virtual-community.html
YouTube Channel link

Progressive Congregation of ACT Jewish Community     20 people to attend in person (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to RSVP)
To attend via Zoom: Click on this link
(Meeting ID: 894 0517 6889; Password: 178313)
Temple Beth Israel

6.15pm

Shabbat Shacharit: 10.00am

https://www.youtube.com/tbimelbourne

Hineinu log-on

Temple David 6.30pm 10.30am https://www.facebook.com/templedavidperth/
Temple Sinai  6.30pm 9.00am: Contemplative service
10.30am: Shabbat shacharit
Friday: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/449969960
Saturday: https://q5.nz/sanctuary
United Hebrew Congregation
Singapore
6.30pm Singapore time   Click on this link
United Jewish Congregation
Hong Kong
7.00pm HK time 9.30am HK time (Torah study) Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for links

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 Monday to Friday at 8am: https://zoom.us/j/702546413 
Musical minyan Sundays at 9am: https://zoom.us/j/306800789

Temple Beth Israel
Saturdays through Thursdays at 6.15pm, and Erev Shabbat on Fridays: https://www.youtube.com/tbimelbourne

Other virtual offerings

ACT Progressive Congregation
Offered by Rabbi Gary Robuck: Lunch and Learn on Pirkei Avot (Ethics of our Ancestors) Thursdays 12-1pm: click here for Zoom link.

Emanuel Synagogue
Clergy Thoughts for the Dayhttps://www.emanuel.org.au/thoughts(https://zoom.us/j/94590645619)

Online Kabbalah Meditation "Breath, Sound and Higher Inspiration" with Rabbi Dr Orna Triguboff on Tuesday evenings at 7.00-8.15pm. In 13th century Spain, Rabbi Avraham Abulafia taught a unique form of breath meditation combined with sound and Gems of Wisdom. Free; class will also be recorded and made available for viewing; click here to register
Parashat Hashavua every week on Wednesdays at 8.15pm (https://zoom.us/j/93124176951)
Shabbat Tot online for 2-5-year-olds, first Friday of each month from 4.30-5.00pm (click here for Zoom, Meeting ID: 897 4684 3715, Password 467609)
Speakeasy with Rabbi Kamins on Tuesdays at 5.00pm; come on by with a drink of your choice for an hour of conversation (https://zoom.us/j/94346997043)
Pre-Shabbos Shmooze with Rev Zwarenstein on Fridays at 10.00am; come on by with a drink of your choice for an hour of conversation (https://zoom.us/j/94590645619)
Hebrew classes and events are also available online. Please visit www.emanuel.org.au for more information.

Festival of the Heart - Tu b'Av with Full Moon Music snd Kabbalah Meditation on Tuesday 4 August at 7.30pm (AEST). Join in this little known Jewish festival, a celebration of compassion, love and heart, with Rabbi Dr Orna Triguboff and guest musicians Shannyn and Max Einsohn for Music, Meditation and Kabbalah. Click on the following link to register for this online event: https://www.trybooking.com/BKLQY

Etz Chayim Progressive Synagogue
Discussion Group & Debate: You are invited to share your opinions in a respectful environment where we may choose to graciously disagree. On Thursday 13 August at 8.00-10.00pm, the topics will be "Should Israel annex Judea and Samaria?" "Should we isolate Covid-19 hot-spot suburbs?" "Should we ever stop saying sorry to Indigenous Australians?" and "Is there always a better alternative to suicide"? Click here to join on Zoom.

Jewish Community of Japan
Havdalah Asia will be held on Saturdays at 6.00pm (Thailand), 7.00pm Hong Kong/Taiwan/China/Singapore) and 8.00pm (Tokyo/Seoul).  Zoom ID: 885 8136 2840; contact the UPJ office for the password (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.).

Kedem
Text Study Group on Thursday 27 August at 7.45pm. Contact Bev for information: bevgelbart@gmail.com.
Be a Little Cultural: Saturday night suppers after movies/theatre viewing. Contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more information.

North Shore Temple Emanuel
Pyjama Time for Young Families videos released on Tuesdays and Fridays at 6.00am on this link: NSTE YouTube Channel

Torah Study Group on Sundays at 12.00-1.00pm, using Zoom; get a sneak peek into upcoming Torah portions six days in advance of their Saturday readings; RSVP: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..
Online Judaism: join for a look at a few of the response issued by our movement during recent weeks; RSVP: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..
Manna Jewish Support Group led by Rabbi Nicole; RSVP: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Temple Beth Israel
Bubs & Bagels is back on Fridays at 10.30. To log on: https://www.youtube.com/tbimelbourne 
Pre-Shabbat Virtual Shmooze and L'Chaim on Friday 7 August at 5.30pm. Before Shabbat connect with each other and our Rabbis in virtual conversation. Invite a friend and grab a drink of choice as we welcome Shabbat together: https://www.tbi.org.au/event/pre-shabbat-schmooze/
Lunch & Learn
with Rabbi Kim Ettlinger: Tuesdays at 12.00-1.00pm; continuing the weekly study of "An Introduction to the Sea of Talmud" and a new series about the Evil Inclination or the Yetzer Hara. These sessions add to an understanding of how Judaism understands and recommends resisting temptation (no prior knowledge necessary): https://www.tbi.org.au/event/lunch-learn-tues/

Lunch & Learn
with Rabbi Gersh Lazarow on "Little State - Big Story", a four-part series on Wednesdays: 5 August ("The Establishment of Israel 1947-1973") and 12 August ("Peace with the Arabs? 1977-2010") at 12.00-1.00pm: tbi.org.au/event/lunch-learn
Musical lunch with Cantor Michel Laloum and song leader Ido Sagir on Thursdays at 12.00-1.00pm: meet.google.com/ffh-twjy-yjs 
Parashat Hashavua
, weekly Torah study on Saturday mornings at 9.00amhttps://meet.google.com/uss-wbzh-viy   
TBI Tamid online teaching of Judaism and Hebrew to Prep-Year 7 students using art, movement and music. Please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Melton Scholars Curriculum, "BeMidbar (Numbers) - Leadership Defied and Defended" taught by Rabbi Fred Morgan; 10 sessions on Wednesdays from 17 June at 7.00-8.30pm (cost $295; $250 for TBI members, includes e-reader); click here for more info and to register.
Melton Scholars Curriculum, "From Sinai to Seinfeld: Jews and their Jokes" taught by Dr Simon Holloway; 10 sessions on Thursdays from 18 June at 6.30-8.00pm (cost $295; $250 for TBI members, includes e-reader); click here for more info and to register.

Netzer Bites
Weekly Sunday programs:
Juniors (Years 3-6): 2.00-2.45pm (https://zoom.us/j/96103582424)
Seniors (Years 7+): 2.45-3.30pm (https://zoom.us/j/96103582424)

Netzer Sprout
A lively musical prayer experience, led by Netzer bogrim, held on the first Friday of each month at 5.30pm: click here to join: 

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

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