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!

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

  • An Evening with the Honourable Chrystia Freeland

    Dec
    17
    December 17 @ 7:00 pm

    The Hon. Chrystia Freeland, Minister of Foreign Affairs, visits Beth Tzedec Congregation to speak about important issues facing the Canadian Jewish community and the Canada-Israel relationship.

  • Understanding Your Bereavement & Healing

    Dec
    18
    December 18 @ 6:30 pm
    |Recurring Event (See all)

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

    Jack Kugelmass, MSW, will provide a supportive environment for congregants to find new insight into the meaning of their losses

  • Melton Core Course – Year One Rhythms and Purposes

    Dec
    18
    December 18 @ 7:30 pm
    |Recurring Event (See all)

    An event every week that begins at 7:30pm on Tuesday, repeating until April 16, 2019

    This is Year One of Melton’s signature two-year learning experience - a text-based course providing sophisticated pluralistic understandings of Jewish living, memory and wisdom that invites adults to discover personal interests and meaning.

  • Sisterhood Presents: Yin Yoga

    Dec
    18
    December 18 @ 7:30 pm
    |Recurring Event (See all)

    One event on October 16, 2018 at 7:30pm

    One event on October 30, 2018 at 7:30pm

    One event on November 13, 2018 at 7:30pm

    One event on November 20, 2018 at 7:30pm

    One event on November 27, 2018 at 7:30pm

    One event on December 11, 2018 at 7:30pm

    One event on December 18, 2018 at 7:30pm

    Don't miss the chance to learn with Yin Yoga teacher Debra Black. Spaces are limited.

  • Sisterhood Torah Study – Crisis & Continuity with Mark Goodman

    Dec
    19
    December 19 @ 9:30 am
    |Recurring Event (See all)

    An event every week that begins at 9:30am on Wednesday, repeating indefinitely

  • Thursday Shacharit, Breakfast and Talmud Study

    Dec
    20
    December 20 @ 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

    Dec
    22
    December 22 @ 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.

  • You Can Ukulele! with Susan Baskin

    Dec
    23
    December 23 @ 12:15 pm
    |Recurring Event (See all)

    An event every week that begins at 12:15pm on Sunday, repeating until June 16, 2019

    In 1915, when the ukulele was first introduced to people, it sparked the world’s first uke craze.

  • Understanding Your Bereavement & Healing

    Dec
    25
    December 25 @ 6:30 pm
    |Recurring Event (See all)

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

    Jack Kugelmass, MSW, will provide a supportive environment for congregants to find new insight into the meaning of their losses

  • Sisterhood Torah Study – Crisis & Continuity with Mark Goodman

    Dec
    26
    December 26 @ 9:30 am
    |Recurring Event (See all)

    An event every week that begins at 9:30am on Wednesday, repeating indefinitely

  • Thursday Shacharit, Breakfast and Talmud Study

    Dec
    27
    December 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

    Dec
    29
    December 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.

  • You Can Ukulele! with Susan Baskin

    Dec
    30
    December 30 @ 12:15 pm
    |Recurring Event (See all)

    An event every week that begins at 12:15pm on Sunday, repeating until June 16, 2019

    In 1915, when the ukulele was first introduced to people, it sparked the world’s first uke craze.

  • Understanding Your Bereavement & Healing

    Jan
    1
    January 1, 2019 @ 6:30 pm
    |Recurring Event (See all)

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

    Jack Kugelmass, MSW, will provide a supportive environment for congregants to find new insight into the meaning of their losses

  • Sisterhood Torah Study – Crisis & Continuity with Mark Goodman

    Jan
    2
    January 2, 2019 @ 9:30 am
    |Recurring Event (See all)

    An event every week that begins at 9:30am on Wednesday, repeating indefinitely

  • Thursday Shacharit, Breakfast and Talmud Study

    Jan
    3
    January 3, 2019 @ 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.

  • Brotherhood Study Group with Rabbi Michael Stroh

    Jan
    3
    January 3, 2019 @ 7:30 pm
    |Recurring Event (See all)

    An event every week that begins at 7:30pm on Thursday, repeating until January 24, 2019

    The Meaning of Life (and other things)

  • Shabbat Morning Torah Study with Rabbi Yael Splansky

    Jan
    5
    January 5, 2019 @ 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.

  • You Can Ukulele! with Susan Baskin

    Jan
    6
    January 6, 2019 @ 12:15 pm
    |Recurring Event (See all)

    An event every week that begins at 12:15pm on Sunday, repeating until June 16, 2019

    In 1915, when the ukulele was first introduced to people, it sparked the world’s first uke craze.

  • Midtown Lunch & Learn: Jewish Business Ethics

    Jan
    8
    January 8, 2019 @ 12:15 pm
    |Recurring Event (See all)

    An event every month that begins at 12:15pm on day Second of the month, repeating until June 11, 2019

    Midtown Lunch & Learn: Jewish Business Ethics Bring your lunch and study Jewish ideas of business ethics with Rabbi Satz We meet in a boardroom at Baskin Financial on St. Clair Avenue. The class is open to anyone – you don’t need to be in business! Jewish Business Ethics meets on the sec...

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

Our Life Long Learning Gallery

Our Life Long Learning Stories

December 13, 2017 - Shinshinim: Where are they now?

Our Shinshinim have been an integral part of our community for the past 11 years. Read more »

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

By Gillian Helfield. Read more »

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

By Gillian Helfield Read more »

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