Parshat Vayishlach


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. Shaynee Barnett will be giving the Dvar Torah. Shaynee’s talk is titled ‘Dinah – a story of love, virtue and territorial aspirations’.

Mazal tov: We wish Andrew Wirth Mazal Tov on the occasion of his Bar Mitzvah anniversary. We look forward to hearing him read the Haftarah. Andrew and Lynette invite the congregation for aKiddush following the Service.

End of Year Dinner: Shira will be hosting a dinner and a festive Kabbalat Shabbat in honour of Chanuka and our last week of Shule for the year. We will commence the evening with Chanukah candle lighting and singing, led by Ittay Flescher.

What: Candle lighting and Kabbalat Shabbat followed by Dinner and sufganiyot.
When: Friday 14 December, Candle lighting at 6:20pm, followed by Kabbalat Shabbat at 6:30pm, followed by dinner.
Who: Shiraniks (and friends) young and old.
Cost: $25 for adults, $15 for students. Please pay ASAP via our website

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

Save the date: Tu B’Shvat Seder: Our first Friday night following the break will be 25th January. We will be holding a Tu B’Shvat Seder anddinner following Kabbalat Shabbat.

Shabbat Shalom


Posted on November 30, 2012 .