Parshat Vayetze


Shabbat: Join us this week at 6:30pm for a melodious Kabbalat Shabbat.Yaron Gottlieb’s weekly shiur will commence at 9:15am on Shabbat morning and Shacharit will follow at 9:45am.

Mazal tov: This week, Rachel Kochen will be celebrating her Bat Mitzvah. We wish a Mazal Tov to Rachel, Lilly, Leon, Dustin, Jesse and the entire family on the occasion. Rachel will be giving the Dvar Torah and the family invites the congregation to a Kiddush following the Service.

Gemara Shiur: Shira is now hosting a weekly Gemara Shiur. The Shiur will be coordinated by Rob Berkowitz and is suitable for beginners to advanced Gemara learners.  Translations of texts will be available. The Shiur will be held on Tuesdays at 7:45pm at the home of Yaron and Alex (28 Normanby Ave, Caulfield). If you are interested in attending, please email

Nuba Now: Last week we heard from Joel Lazar about Jewish Aid Australia’s Nuba Now campaign. The campaign’s facebook page can be found here and their donation page here. If you would like to be in contact with Joel, you can email him at

Save the date: We have a number of exciting upcoming events planned. Put the dates in your diary and get excited.

Chanuka Dinner: Our last day of Shule for the year will be on 15th December. We will be holding an end-of-year/Chanuka dinner onFriday 14th December.

Tu Bishvat Seder: Our first Friday night following the break will be25th January. We will be holding a Tu B’Shvat Seder and dinner following Kabbalat Shabbat. 

Shabbat Shalom


Posted on November 23, 2012 .