News Archive

Out of the Cold Volunteers
Oct 26th 2015
The 17th season of Out of the Cold resumes on Tuesday nights beginning in January and running through March 2016. Volunteer registration opens on November 8 for a variety of shifts. 
Last Chance to Reserve for Gala
Oct 26th 2015
Today, Monday, October 26, is the last chance to RSVP for the 60th Anniversary Gala Celebration. Only a few seats remain—call by 3:00 p.m. today to reserve!
60th Anniversary Shabbat Guest Update
Oct 22nd 2015
Due to sudden illness, Rabbi Donniel Hartman has had to cancel his participation in our Futureshock: Jewish Life in an Age of Change presentations. In his place, the esteemed Dr. Yehuda Kurtzer will join us for this exciting weekend series.
What Do You Think of Our Sanctuary Plans?
Oct 7th 2015
In his current Bulletin article, Blake Teichman shares some plans about the Sanctuary renovation project and seeks your input.
With a Whole Heart
Oct 7th 2015
This year, as we mark our 60th anniversary, we introduce Mahzor Lev Shalem, a refreshingly new prayer book for the High Holy Days. Rabbi Baruch Frydman-Kohl shares his thoughts.
Answering the Syrian Refugee Crisis
Oct 7th 2015
In light of the current crisis, Beth Tzedec has committed to sponsoring a Syrian refugee family of four. We need your help to move forward. 
Voices of Tomorrow Children's Choir
Oct 7th 2015
This musical group sings with Cantor Simon Spiro and the Beth Tzedec Singers at holiday services and performs in concerts at Beth Tzedec and in the community. 
Beth Tzedec Sukkah Reservations
Sep 24th 2015
The Beth Tzedec sukkah is available free of charge for community members who would like to enjoy a home-cooked meal outdoors under the stars. The sukkah must be booked in advance. Contact Florence Bendelac at 416-781-3514 ext. 213 to inquire about availability.
A New Mahzor for the Holy Days
Sep 11th 2015
Beth Tzedec will introduce a new, updated mahzor for this year's High Holy Days. Lev Shalem will replace the Silverman High Holy Day prayer book. 
Games Afternoon Cancelled
Sep 10th 2015
The Games Afternoon program has been cancelled on Thursday, September 24. It will resume on October 1.
Rosh Hashanah is less than one week away!
Sep 4th 2015
Renew your membership online by clicking on the "Login/Register" button at the top of the page, by calling the Synagogue office or by dropping off your forms. The HHD Ticket office will be open Sunday morning from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon for those needing to renew their membership and/or pick up their HHD tickets.
Rosh Hashanah Greeting Cards
Sep 4th 2015
When you send holiday greetings to family and friends, choose Treasures of Beth Tzedec tribute cards. Our beautiful Rosh Hashanah greeting card features a shofar from our Museum collection. 
Beth Tzedec Congregational School
Jul 16th 2015
Registration for the Congregational School is open. JK/SK through Grade 7 classes are on Sunday mornings, with a mid-week one-hour Hebrew tutorial for Grades 3 to 7. For information, contact Jo Swartz at 416-781-3514 ext. 230.
Wanted: Old Photos and Footage
Jun 30th 2015
As part of a highlight event for Beth Tzedec's 60th Anniversary celebrations, Cantor Spiro is compiling old photos and/or footage, and is looking to you to help provide materials.
Sharansky & Cotler in Conversation
Jun 29th 2015
Two of the great human rights activists of our time, Natan Sharansky and the Hon. Irwin Cotler, open a community conversation on Human Rights and Jewish Life on Wednesday, July 15 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets on sale now.