Parshat Yitro


Shabbat: Feel like you’ve been wandering in the wilderness all summer? Join us at Shira this week as we re-enact the receiving of the Ten Commandments. We will bring in Shabbat with a rousingKabbalat Shabbat at 6:30pm. Shabbat morning will commence with a shiur given by Yaron Gottlieb at 9:15am, followed byShacharit at 9:45am. The Dvar Torah will be given by Ari Perlow. A Kiddush will follow the Service.

Purim: We will be holding Megilah Reading on both Saturday night 23 February and Sunday morning 24 February. The morning reading will be followed by a communal Seudah, so save the date!

Bnei Mitzvah Program: Shira’s Bnei Mitzvah Program is starting up again after a break over summer. The program is led by Yael Prawerand nurtures individual relationships to Judaism while focussing on knowledge of Jewish texts and history, social action, mizvot, chaggim and Jewish leadership. For more information about the program, please contact Yael. This week’s session will be held at 410 Glen Eira Road, Caulfield on Sunday from 7-8pm and Ittay Flescher will be guest presenting on music and Judiasm. Students potentially interested in joining the program should feel free to attend this week's session to get a taste of the program.

Celebrations at Shira: Do you have a birthday, anniversary orspecial date coming up? Please contact Ari if you would like information about celebrating in shul by sponsoring a Kiddush or learning leyning or haftorah. 

Shabbat Shalom


Posted on February 1, 2013 .