Holy Blossom Temple is as much a House of Study as a House of Worship.

See below for a complete listing of all our Life Long Learning programming, and learn how you can get involved!

The Gerald Schwartz/Heather Reisman Centre for Jewish Learning at Holy Blossom Temple Life Long Learning Calendar

  • Thursday Shacharit, Breakfast and Talmud Study

    Jul
    27
    July 27 @ 8:20 am
    |Recurring Event (See all)

    An event every week that begins at 8:20am on Thursday, repeating indefinitely

    Temple members may be interested in a new study opportunity.

  • Shabbat Morning Torah Study with Rabbi Yael Splansky

    Jul
    29
    July 29 @ 9:00 am
    |Recurring Event (See all)

    An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Saturday, repeating until December 26, 2020

    Together we'll study the weekly Torah portion, its corresponding commentaries both ancient and modern, and discover their eternal relevance.

  • We welcome Rabbi Dow and Fredzia Marmur back from Jerusalem for a summer holiday. 

    Jul
    29
    July 29 @ 10:30 am
    |Recurring Event (See all)

    One event on August 5, 2017 at 9:00am

    We have two opportunities to learn from Rabbi Marmur.

  • Understanding Your Bereavement & Healing

    Aug
    1
    August 1 @ 6:30 pm
    |Recurring Event (See all)

    An event every week that begins at 6:30pm on Tuesday, repeating indefinitely

    Our very experienced grief counsellor, Helen Gia Levin MSW RSW, will provide a supportive environment for congregants to find new insight into the meaning of their losses.

  • The Theology of Rabbi Art Green

    Aug
    1
    August 1 @ 7:45 pm
    |Recurring Event (See all)

    An event every week that begins at 7:45pm on Tuesday, repeating until August 8, 2017

    With Sam Kaye, rabbinic Intern, Hebrew Union College Jewish Institute of Religion

  • Sisterhood Torah Study Class with Mark Goodman

    Aug
    2
    August 2 @ 9:30 am
    |Recurring Event (See all)

    An event every week that begins at 9:30am on Wednesday, repeating until August 30, 2017

    Wednesday Mornings 9.30 am – 10.30 am Enkin Board Room Summer 2017 Programming Beginning on Wednesday June 28, 2017 and continuing every Wednesday morning throughout the Summer, the class will be devoted to a discussion of “Jewish Current Events”. Each week the class will discuss one or tw...

  • Thursday Shacharit, Breakfast and Talmud Study

    Aug
    3
    August 3 @ 8:20 am
    |Recurring Event (See all)

    An event every week that begins at 8:20am on Thursday, repeating indefinitely

    Temple members may be interested in a new study opportunity.

  • Shabbat Morning Torah Study with Rabbi Yael Splansky

    Aug
    5
    August 5 @ 9:00 am
    |Recurring Event (See all)

    An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Saturday, repeating until December 26, 2020

    Together we'll study the weekly Torah portion, its corresponding commentaries both ancient and modern, and discover their eternal relevance.

  • We welcome Rabbi Dow and Fredzia Marmur back from Jerusalem for a summer holiday. 

    Aug
    5
    August 5 @ 9:00 am
    |Recurring Event (See all)

    One event on August 5, 2017 at 9:00am

    We have two opportunities to learn from Rabbi Marmur.

  • Understanding Your Bereavement & Healing

    Aug
    8
    August 8 @ 6:30 pm
    |Recurring Event (See all)

    An event every week that begins at 6:30pm on Tuesday, repeating indefinitely

    Our very experienced grief counsellor, Helen Gia Levin MSW RSW, will provide a supportive environment for congregants to find new insight into the meaning of their losses.

  • The Theology of Rabbi Art Green

    Aug
    8
    August 8 @ 7:45 pm
    |Recurring Event (See all)

    An event every week that begins at 7:45pm on Tuesday, repeating until August 8, 2017

    With Sam Kaye, rabbinic Intern, Hebrew Union College Jewish Institute of Religion

  • Sisterhood Torah Study Class with Mark Goodman

    Aug
    9
    August 9 @ 9:30 am
    |Recurring Event (See all)

    An event every week that begins at 9:30am on Wednesday, repeating until August 30, 2017

    Wednesday Mornings 9.30 am – 10.30 am Enkin Board Room Summer 2017 Programming Beginning on Wednesday June 28, 2017 and continuing every Wednesday morning throughout the Summer, the class will be devoted to a discussion of “Jewish Current Events”. Each week the class will discuss one or tw...

  • Thursday Shacharit, Breakfast and Talmud Study

    Aug
    10
    August 10 @ 8:20 am
    |Recurring Event (See all)

    An event every week that begins at 8:20am on Thursday, repeating indefinitely

    Temple members may be interested in a new study opportunity.

  • Shabbat Morning Torah Study with Rabbi Yael Splansky

    Aug
    12
    August 12 @ 9:00 am
    |Recurring Event (See all)

    An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Saturday, repeating until December 26, 2020

    Together we'll study the weekly Torah portion, its corresponding commentaries both ancient and modern, and discover their eternal relevance.

  • Understanding Your Bereavement & Healing

    Aug
    15
    August 15 @ 6:30 pm
    |Recurring Event (See all)

    An event every week that begins at 6:30pm on Tuesday, repeating indefinitely

    Our very experienced grief counsellor, Helen Gia Levin MSW RSW, will provide a supportive environment for congregants to find new insight into the meaning of their losses.

  • Sisterhood Torah Study Class with Mark Goodman

    Aug
    16
    August 16 @ 9:30 am
    |Recurring Event (See all)

    An event every week that begins at 9:30am on Wednesday, repeating until August 30, 2017

    Wednesday Mornings 9.30 am – 10.30 am Enkin Board Room Summer 2017 Programming Beginning on Wednesday June 28, 2017 and continuing every Wednesday morning throughout the Summer, the class will be devoted to a discussion of “Jewish Current Events”. Each week the class will discuss one or tw...

  • Thursday Shacharit, Breakfast and Talmud Study

    Aug
    17
    August 17 @ 8:20 am
    |Recurring Event (See all)

    An event every week that begins at 8:20am on Thursday, repeating indefinitely

    Temple members may be interested in a new study opportunity.

  • Shabbat Morning Torah Study with Rabbi Yael Splansky

    Aug
    19
    August 19 @ 9:00 am
    |Recurring Event (See all)

    An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Saturday, repeating until December 26, 2020

    Together we'll study the weekly Torah portion, its corresponding commentaries both ancient and modern, and discover their eternal relevance.

  • Understanding Your Bereavement & Healing

    Aug
    22
    August 22 @ 6:30 pm
    |Recurring Event (See all)

    An event every week that begins at 6:30pm on Tuesday, repeating indefinitely

    Our very experienced grief counsellor, Helen Gia Levin MSW RSW, will provide a supportive environment for congregants to find new insight into the meaning of their losses.

  • Sisterhood Torah Study Class with Mark Goodman

    Aug
    23
    August 23 @ 9:30 am
    |Recurring Event (See all)

    An event every week that begins at 9:30am on Wednesday, repeating until August 30, 2017

    Wednesday Mornings 9.30 am – 10.30 am Enkin Board Room Summer 2017 Programming Beginning on Wednesday June 28, 2017 and continuing every Wednesday morning throughout the Summer, the class will be devoted to a discussion of “Jewish Current Events”. Each week the class will discuss one or tw...

For more information, please send an email to Debbie Speigel or call (416) 789-3291, ext. 239.

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Our Life Long Learning Stories

March 3, 2017 - This was not your typical book-reading: 44 Hours or Strike!

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October 21, 2016 - Thank you! The Golden Age of Jewish Television

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February 24, 2016 - Old Gems, Newly Polished: Lifelong Learning at Holy Blossom Temple

By Rabbi Yael Splansky. In our daily prayer for Revelation we say:  “Compassionate God, inspire us to know and understand, to listen, learn and teach, to observe and uphold with love all the teachings of Your Torah.”  From these few lines, we can infer a great deal about the Jewish approach to learning. That first spark... Read more »

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