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January 20, 2021                                  

Dear Members and Friends,

All programs are available via zoom, or are streamed live on our website www.templeshalomwinnipeg.ca or on Facebook Live at  www.facebook.com/templeshalomwinnipeg. If you are connecting through our website or Facebook, the LIVE button only comes onto the screen once we are live, usually about five minutes before the scheduled event. 

Wed Jan 20, 7-8:30pm –  “Intro to Judaism” – on Zoom

Thu Jan 21, 2:30pm – Crafternoon – “Weaving with Judith Huebner” – on Zoom (see info. below)

Fri Jan 22, 6:15pm –  Friday night Service  lay led by Robbie & Miral Gabor  with Janet Pelletier-Goetze – On Zoom or view on Facebook or the Temple website (see links above).

Sun Jan 24, 10:30am-noon – Brunch & Learn with Rabbi Allan Finkel – “The Art of Prayer #1” – on Zoom

Sun Jan 24, 1pm – Shalom Super Stars “Bingo”on Zoom (see poster below)

Jewish Disability Advocacy Month:

February is Jewish Disability Advocacy Month. There are a number of workshops in the attached document which may interest you. Judith and Ruth suggest that you try and attend some of the sessions and at the end of the month we can have a conversation on strategies we can use at the temple to improve what we do.  For information and to register, follow this link:  jewishtogether.org/JDAM  

Because of the changing Provincial health regulations regarding funerals, the Chesed Shel Emes will be providing volunteer pallbearers for all Jewish funerals for the foreseeable future.  If you are interested in volunteering, please call the Chesed Shel Emes at 204-582-5088.



Upcoming Programs

Temple Shalom Crafternoon Thursday, January 21, 2021

This week co-president Judith Huebner is inviting you into her weaving studio for a tour, a brief explanation of the art and craft of weaving and a presentation highlighting some of her work.  There will also be plenty of time for questions and conversation.  Judith has been weaving on-and-off for several decades, in that time she has woven a variety items including scarves, towels, blankets, placemats and 2 Torah covers for Temple Shalom and participated in several fundraising craft sales at the Temple. She is currently the secretary of the Manitoba Guild of Weavers.  She says the combination of retirement and COVID restrictions has really encouraged her to amp up her weaving.  Please join us this Thursday.

Upcoming Zoom Events

“Congregants’ Showcase”

Sunday, Jan 31st, 2:30 pm

“Science & G-d’s Miracleds” with Phil Spevack


Rabbi Allan’s Café

Last year, Rabbi Allan’s Café was introduced, and it was a big hit.

Our first Rabbi Allan’s Café for 2021 is scheduled for

Saturday, February 6 at 7:30 pm on zoom. 

Keep watching the eblast for topic and participants.


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