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June 8, 2019

Tikkun Leil Shavuot @MNJCC

A full night of community, study, singing, snacking and more! Over 50 sessions reinterpret and reimagine traditional Jewish texts and open up new community conversations. Special programs for kids. All are welcome!

This year’s highlights include:

•Rabbinic Lovemaking: The Case of Rav Kahana Under Rav’s Bed
Jewish and Deaf: Judaic ASL 101
•Streaming Jews: Watch my People’s Shows
•JoCs from A to Z: A Guide to Being Inclusive and Building Community
•Jews and Indigenous Relations – Minorities, Multiculturalism and Mitzvot
•The Weight of the World: Jewish Women and the Politics of Size
•Music and/as Revelation: The Mystical, Musical Meaning of Shavu’ot
As well as the famous Nosher ‘Jewish Food Bracket’ debate, a Yiddish literature salon (with cheesecake!) and much much more…

NEW THIS YEAR:

Pre-register here: https://tikkunleilshavuot.eventbrite.ca

Please note – advanced registration for Shavuot Kids is mandatory.

Generously supported by the Kolel Legacy Fund at the Jewish Foundation.

Start: June 8, 2019 8:00 pm
End: June 9, 2019 8:00 am
Venue: Miles Nadal Jewish Community Centre
Address:
750 Spadina Ave., Toronto, ON, M5S 2J2, Canada

June 7, 2019

Pride Shabbat

Join us for a very special Pride Shabbat including a service, blessings, remarks and a delicious vegetarian dinner.

Update: Tickets are now SOLD OUT

LOCATED AT 519 CHURCH STREET IN TORONTO
• The 519 is an accessible facility with a ramp, elevator, and all-gender washrooms • ASL interpretation provided

For questions, accessibility needs or to request a Kosher meal
contact carag@mnjcc.org by June 3

Presented by the 519, Annex Shul, Bernard Betel Centre, Beth Tzedec, CIJA, City Shul, Danforth Jewish Circle, Darchei Noam, DJCC, Eshel Toronto, Hashomer Hatzair, Holy Blossom, JF&CS, LGBTQ at the J, Makom, MNjcc, Moishe House, First Narayever, Oraynu, Paul Penna, PrideTO, REENA, Shoresh & Young Judea.

 

https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/community-pride-shabbat-2019-tickets-58731581742?aff=efbeventtix&fbclid=IwAR1w63KS1VCnWZOY67SbmKLNWjwrfu8ZuRiw6zAgOIminYxYFjdXLq8Lv6Q

Start: June 7, 2019 6:00 pm
End: June 7, 2019 10:00 pm
Venue: The 519
Address:
519 Church Street, Toronto, ON, Canada
Cost: 18

May 17, 2019

Friday Night Services and Potluck Dinner

Join us for Friday evening services followed by a three-table potluck.

Please bring a vegetarian dish to share (dairy and Kosher fish is fine), made with Kosher ingredients.

When you arrive, you will be asked to place your dish on one of three tables:
Table 1. Vegetarian food prepared in strictly kosher kitchens – all packaged/processed foods & drinks (incl. cheese & wine) have a hekhsher.
Table 2. Vegetarian food prepared in strictly vegetarian kitchens – no meat or fowl at all in the kitchen (kosher fish is ok)
Table 3. Vegetarian food prepared in omnivores’ kitchens – the specific food brought still needs to be vegetarian (kosher fish is ok), but the kitchen isn’t

If you have accommodation or accessibility needs, please be in touch with Aaron – aaron@annexshul.com

Start: May 17, 2019 7:00 pm
End: May 17, 2019 10:00 pm
Venue: Wolfond Centre
Address:
36 Harbord Street, Toronto, AZ, M5S 1G2, Canada

May 3, 2019

Friday Night Services and Potluck Dinner – LGBTQ+ and Allies Shabbat

Join us for Friday evening services followed by a three-table potluck. We will be partnering with MNJCC this week for another LGBTQ+ and Allies Shabbat.

Please bring a vegetarian dish to share (dairy and Kosher fish is fine), made with Kosher ingredients.

When you arrive, you will be asked to place your dish on one of three tables:
Table 1. Vegetarian food prepared in strictly kosher kitchens – all packaged/processed foods & drinks (incl. cheese & wine) have a hekhsher.
Table 2. Vegetarian food prepared in strictly vegetarian kitchens – no meat or fowl at all in the kitchen (kosher fish is ok)
Table 3. Vegetarian food prepared in omnivores’ kitchens – the specific food brought still needs to be vegetarian (kosher fish is ok), but the kitchen isn’t

If you have accommodation or accessibility needs, please be in touch with Aaron – aaron@annexshul.com

Start: May 3, 2019 7:00 pm
End: May 3, 2019 10:00 pm
Venue: Wolfond Centre
Address:
36 Harbord Street, Toronto, AZ, M5S 1G2, Canada

April 26, 2019

7th Day Pesach Morning Services

Join us for Friday morning Pesach services. We’ll read the song of the sea, sing Hallel and get in the Pesach spirit together before the holiday ends. Services will be followed by a light kosher-for-Passover kiddush.

If you’re interested in sponsoring kiddush, or if you have any accessibility needs, please contact Aaron at aaron@annexshul.com

Start: April 26, 2019 10:00 am
End: April 26, 2019 2:00 pm
Venue: Wolfond Centre
Address:
36 Harbord Street, Toronto, AZ, M5S 1G2, Canada

April 6, 2019

Annex Shul Rosh Hodesh Shabbos Morning

Join us for Saturday morning services for Parshat Tazria, Rosh Hodesh and Shabbat Hahodesh.
We will also be honouring our outgoing Annex Shul board members and welcoming in our new Annex Shul board members. Thanks to the board for sponsoring kiddush!

Services start at 10 am.

If you would like to be involved with leading a part of services, helping with set-up or sponsoring kiddush for a future week, get in touch with Aaron at aaron@annexshul.com

We will also be having Friday night services the night before:
https://www.facebook.com/events/2306135633000320/?event_time_id=2306135643000319

 

If you have accessibility needs please be in touch with Aaron – aaron@annexshul.com

Start: April 6, 2019 10:00 am
End: April 6, 2019 2:00 pm
Venue: Wolfond Centre
Address:
36 Harbord Street, Toronto, AZ, M5S 1G2, Canada

April 5, 2019

Friday Night Services and Potluck Dinner

Join us for Friday evening services followed by a three-table potluck. Annex Shul Friday nights happen every 1st and 3rd Friday of the month.

Please bring a vegetarian dish to share (dairy and Kosher fish is fine), made with Kosher ingredients.

When you arrive, you will be asked to place your dish on one of three tables:
Table 1. Vegetarian food prepared in strictly kosher kitchens – all packaged/processed foods & drinks (incl. cheese & wine) have a hekhsher.
Table 2. Vegetarian food prepared in strictly vegetarian kitchens – no meat or fowl at all in the kitchen (kosher fish is ok)
Table 3. Vegetarian food prepared in omnivores’ kitchens – the specific food brought still needs to be vegetarian (kosher fish is ok), but the kitchen isn’t

If you have accommodation or accessibility needs, please be in touch with Aaron – aaron@annexshul.com

Start: April 5, 2019 7:00 pm
End: April 5, 2019 9:30 pm
Venue: Wolfond Centre
Address:
36 Harbord Street, Toronto, AZ, M5S 1G2, Canada

March 20, 2019

Megillah at The Maddy

Date: Wednesday, Mar 20
Time: 7:45 pm – 11:30 pm
Location: Madison Pub

Tickets here

7:45pm       Doors Open
8:00-8:15    Maariv (evening service) ~ traditional & egalitarian options; free
8:15-9:00    Megillah Reading ~ mixed seating; women & men chant megillah; free
9:00            Pizza & Falafel Dinner ~ ticket deadline 12 pm, Mar 15
9:00-11:30  Retro Dance Party ~ snacks & cash bar; ticket required

Come in costume!

Bring cash to donate for the mitzvot of Matanot le-Evyonim (Purim Gifts for the Poor) and Mahatzit ha-Shekel (Donations for your Community).
$10 or more suggested contribution for Matanot le-Evyonim. Sorry, we can’t accept online donations for Matanot le-Evyonim.

Volunteers needed for giving out food, setup, and cleanup. Contact Aaron to pitch in.

Co-sponsored by Eshel Toronto

Start: March 20, 2019 7:45 pm
End: March 20, 2019 11:30 pm
Venue: The Madison Pub
Address:
14 Madison Ave, Toronto, ON, Canada
Cost: 10 +

Purim Family Party

Join MakomTPM Annex Shul for a joyous Purim eve for the whole family!

5:30-6:00  Family Pizza & Falafel Dinner – ticket deadline noon Mar 15
6:00-6:45  Family Klezmer Concert & Costume Parade feat. The Horah Machine – family ticket required
6:45-7:45  Megillah Reading – free; mixed seating; women & men chant megillah

Come in costume!

Bring cash to donate for the mitzvot of Matanot le-Evyonim (Purim Gifts for the Poor) and Mahatzit ha-Shekel (Donations for your Community).
$10 or more suggested contribution for Matanot le-Evyonim. Sorry, we can’t accept online donations for Matanot le-Evyonim.

Volunteers needed for giving out food, setup, and cleanup. Contact Aaron to pitch in.

Co-sponsored by PJ Library Camp Shomria 

Start: March 20, 2019 5:30 pm
End: March 20, 2019 7:45 pm
Venue: Kiever Synagogue
Address:
25 Bellevue Ave, Toronto, ON, Canada
Cost: 15 +

March 15, 2019

Annex Shul Friday Night Services and Potluck

Join us for Friday evening services followed by a three-table potluck. Annex Shul Friday nights happen every 1st and 3rd Friday of the month.

Please bring a vegetarian dish to share (dairy and Kosher fish is fine), made with Kosher ingredients.

When you arrive, you will be asked to place your dish on one of three tables:
Table 1. Vegetarian food prepared in strictly kosher kitchens – all packaged/processed foods & drinks (incl. cheese & wine) have a hekhsher.
Table 2. Vegetarian food prepared in strictly vegetarian kitchens – no meat or fowl at all in the kitchen (kosher fish is ok)
Table 3. Vegetarian food prepared in omnivores’ kitchens – the specific food brought still needs to be vegetarian (kosher fish is ok), but the kitchen isn’t strictly vegetarian nor kosher.

Start: March 15, 2019 6:00 pm
End: March 15, 2019 9:30 pm
Venue: Wolfond Centre
Address:
36 Harbord Street, Toronto, AZ, M5S 1G2, Canada