News Archive

Hydro Shut-Down February 16
February 10 2017
Toronto Hydro has been undertaking a major upgrade to infrastructure in the area around the synagogue. On Thursday, February 16 from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm, the power to our building will be suspended. 
Yorkville Lunch 'n' Learn Cancelled Today
February 9 2017
Please note that the Yorkville Lunch 'n' Learn session with Yacov Fruchter has been cancelled for today, February 9. We look forward to seeing everyone at our next session.
Jews Stand Guard at Toronto Mosques
February 6 2017
On Friday, February 3, Beth Tzedec and numerous regional Jewish and Christian congregations stood in friendship and support of the Muslim community at mosques and Islamic centres around the city.
Standing Together to Oppose Hate
February 2 2017
Beth Tzedec stands united with the Jewish community in condemning the murders at the Centre Culturel Islamique de Quebec. Join us at the Islamic Foundation of Toronto (441 Nugget Ave., Scarborough) on Friday, February 3 at 1:00 p.m. as a sign of friendship and rejection of violence. 
Words of Thanks from Imran Ally
February 2 2017
Your heartfelt outpouring of support with messages of strength, care and compassion to the Muslim community has been unbelievable. Thank you.
A Message from the Rabbi and President of Beth Tzedec Congregation
January 30 2017
Our congregation and community condemn the attack last night on the Quebec City mosque, a sacred place of prayer. We are deeply shocked and grief-struck by this act of violence.
Winter Coats for Out of the Cold
January 11 2017
The winter has finally arrived, and the Out of the Cold program is has an urgent request for adult winter coats and jackets.
Online Event Reservations
January 3 2017
You can reserve for programs online, including the Shabbat Shirah Tribute to Leonard Cohen Friday Night Dinner and Saturday night community concert.
Havurat HaSefer CANCELLED
December 15 2016
The Havurat HaSefer program with Rabbi Adam Cutler is cancelled tonight (Thursday, December 15) due to the winter storm.
Hanukkah Tribute Cards
December 8 2016
When you send holiday greetings to family and friends, choose Treasures of Beth Tzedec tribute cards. Our beautiful H̱anukkah greeting card features a ẖanukkiyah from our Museum collection. 
Men's Club Scholarship Program
November 10 2016
The Beth Tzedec Men’s Club is pleased to sponsor the long-standing scholarship program to assist young men and women pursuing programs of higher Jewish education. Applications for 2017 are now available. Submission deadline: April 13.
Out of the Cold Volunteers
November 9 2016
The 18th season of Out of the Cold resumes on Tuesday nights beginning in January and running through March 2017. Volunteer registration for a variety of shifts is now open. 
Membership/Development Coordinator
November 7 2016
Beth Tzedec is seeking a dedicated and experienced individual to oversee and manage the membership activities of the Congregation and coordinate the Congregation’s development and engagement activities. 
Out of the Cold Donations
October 20 2016
To kick-start our new season, donations of new undergarments, winter boots, shoes or specific food products are needed. Tax receipts are available. For information, leave a message for Maureen Tanz at 416-781-3511.
Rav Baruch in "Times of Israel"
October 20 2016
Rabbi Baruch Frydman-Kohl contributed an article in the latest edition titled "Five Anniversaries of Hope", based on his Kol Nidrei sermon.