News Archive

Archaeology & Jerusalem
Nov 19th 2013
Join us for a three-part series on Monday evenings where Dr. Dan Bahat will use the tools of archaeology to uncover and then reconstruct the deep historical ties of the Jewish people to Jerusalem. Program dates: November 25, December 2 and 9.
New Voices of Jewish Wisdom
Nov 3rd 2013
Join Young Professionals @Beth Tzedec for an evening of wine and cheese and a presentation by Dr. Ilan Danjoux, former Visiting Professor of Israel Studies at the University of Calgary, on Political Cartoons and the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict (from his book of the same name).
Jews in Sports Series
Oct 29th 2013
A series of four presentations by accomplished Beth Tzedec members, continuing Wednesday, November 20 at 7:30 p.m. with book review of Baseball as a Road to God: Seeing Beyond the Game with co-author Peter Schwartz.
Adult Bat/Bar Mitzvah Program
Oct 18th 2013
Join our new adult Bat/Bar Mitzvah program, ASK: Adult Skills and Knowledge, a weekly two-year program that focuses on skills and knowledge development culminating in a certificate of completion and being called to the Torah. 
Reserve Now!
Oct 16th 2013
Join us for our Good Old Fashioned Family Shabbat Dinner. Welcome Shabbat with songs and stories, followed by a delicious dinner. Experience and share different family Shabbat customs. Reserve by Tuesday, October 22.
Meet Mitzvah Man Danny Siegel
Oct 16th 2013
From Friday, October 18 to Monday, October 21, we welcome visiting scholar Danny Siegel who gives a series of presentations on the theme Tzedakah and Jewish Values. International personality Danny Siegel is a well-known author, lecturer and poet.
Volunteer for Out of the Cold
Oct 9th 2013
The 16th season of Out of the Cold resumes on Tuesday nights from January 6 through March 24. Volunteer registration is now for a variety of shifts. 
Visiting Scholar Professor Avishai Margalit
Sep 27th 2013
Avishai Margalit, Professor Emeritus, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, is one of the foremost thinkers and commentators on the contemporary human condition, the moral issues of our time and current problems facing Western societies. Join us for three lectures, from Monday, October 7 to Wednesday, October 9.
From the Heart Gala
Sep 26th 2013
Support Shaare Zedek Medical Center and our Congregation at an extraordinary evening with keynote speaker Gideon Raff, Executive Producer of the Emmy Award winning television show Homeland, and the presentation of the Kurt and Edith Rothschild Humanitarian Award to the Hon. Irwin Cotler.
Beth Tzedec’s Congregational School Introduces Exciting New Programs
Sep 26th 2013
The BT Congregational School has been awarded funding from the Toronto WOW! Project for the launch of three exciting programs for this year. All members of the community are welcome to enroll for these high-quality, meaningful, fun and innovative programs
Volunteer for Hurricane Sandy Relief
Sep 22nd 2013
There is still much to be done to help those affected by Hurricane Sandy, and BTTeens will be travelling to New Jersey to volunteer with local agencies involved in leading relief and recovery work. With only 30 spots available, sign up before we sell out!
Join Our Mishpacha Program!
Sep 16th 2013
Our Mishpacha--Toddler, Tunes and Treats program (for children ages 1 to 3 with an adult) is open for registration for the Winter session. Classes are on Wednesday and Friday mornings, led by Tobie Seligman. Contact Jo Swartz for information at 416-781-3514 ext. 230.
Join our Children's Choir!
Sep 10th 2013
The Voices of Tomorrow (for kids in Grades 1 to 6), is back in business for the 2013-14 year. Led by Cantor Spiro, the choir gives participants the opportunity to sing in the Sanctuary and perform at concerts. For more information or to sign up, contact Marlene Laba at 416-781-3514 ext. 234.
5774/2013 High Holy Days Guide
Sep 5th 2013
Download your Guide to Seliẖot, Rosh Hashanah, Yom Kippur, Sukkot, Shemini Atzeret and Simẖat Torah at Beth Tzedec. Includes a description of services, celebrations, interactive learning sessions and important tips and notices about our facilities and services.  
High Holy Day Hot Topics!
Sep 5th 2013
Join us for one or more of our new Hot Topics! interactive learning sessions. The discussions are led by dynamic professionals who share their expertise on compelling issues related to High Holy Day themes, Israel and Jewish current events.