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The Holy Blossom Temple 'Stories' Archive

November 29, 2019 - Holy Grounds Café: Updates & Events!

#nomorebadcups Read more »

November 29, 2019 - News from the Senior Cantor Search Committee

You asked these important questions; our answers will bring you up to date! Read more »

November 29, 2019 - Five to Finish

$500k MATCHING CHALLENGE! Read more »

November 29, 2019 - Staffing updates to our Professional Team

There have been many exciting developments happening with our Professional Team at Holy Blossom! Read all about them. Read more »

November 29, 2019 - November @ the ECC!

We have enjoyed the joys and traditions of Shabbat; visited Seniors, started a new library program, and so much more! Read more »

November 22, 2019 - A message from the Israel Engagement Committee

The Israel Engagement Committee of Holy Blossom Temple would like to bring to your attention a CIJA campaign which we support. Read more »

November 14, 2019 - Henrietta Chesnie z"l

May her memory be for a blessing Read more »

November 13, 2019 - Holy Grounds: A New Café Experience

Holy Grounds Café, opening Monday, November 18, for a month-long trial period, will be offering exceptional coffee and more! Read more »

November 5, 2019 - Holy Blossom Temple AGM 2019

Holy Blossom Temple members in good standing are invited to join us at our Annual General Meeting on Sunday, November 17, 2019.   Read more »

November 1, 2019 - October at the ECC!

We have enjoyed the joys and traditions associated with the fall Jewish holidays; Rosh Hashanah, Yom Kippur, Sukkot and Simchat Torah Read more »

November 1, 2019 - Music and Art: Living Memory

We are delighted to invite you to the second event honouring Cantor Beny Maissner’s contributions before he becomes Cantor Emeritus Read more »

November 1, 2019 - “Five to Finish” – The First Report

On Kol Nidre, our Congregation heard from the Bima that – despite the fact that we are all enjoying our remarkable new building – our Renewal Project is not yet complete Read more »

September 27, 2019 - Last Folio: Exhibit & Special Event at Holy Blossom

To inaugurate our new gallery space in honour of Rosh Hashanah 5780, Holy Blossom Temple is proud to present selections from The Last Folio by renowned Slovak-Canadian photographer Yuri Dojc. Read more »

September 27, 2019 - Featured Ceramicist Loren Kaplan for Project Betzalel

Article by Denise Gordon Read more »

September 18, 2019 - Announcing the Launch of our Tzedakah Centre!

With the change in weather, nature turns inwards and plants invest in their roots.  As we also follow this mandate of nature to better survive, I ask that we mark our path inwards with outwards acts as well. Read more »

September 18, 2019 - Jesse Sol Invites the Holy Blossom Community to participate in sharing our love of books!

Donate your gently used children’s books to The Children’s Book Bank. Read more »

September 10, 2019 - 2019-2020 Nominating Committee Report

The Nominating Committee hereby provides its report to the Board of Directors of Holy Blossom Temple. Read more »

August 30, 2019 - Update from the Senior Cantor Search Committee (August 2019)

Thank you to all congregants who participated in the Senior Cantor Search Committee’s listening campaign. Read more »

August 30, 2019 - Tapestry of Spirit: The Torah Stitch by Stitch Project

In the beginning, Holy Blossom Temple member Temma Gentles had a dream to create a project that would bring women and the Torah together in a deeply meaningful way. Read more »

August 30, 2019 - Cantor’s Celebrations Committee: Join us at our soul-stirring Selichot Service

The Cantor’s Celebrations Committee is inviting the congregation to a very special Selichot on Saturday, September 21, the first event in a year of celebrating the cantor before he assumes his new position as Emeritus. Read more »

August 30, 2019 - A gift to ensure a place in Temple history

Our people have always been aware of the importance of generational memory. Read more »

August 2, 2019 - Melton @ Holy Blossom

If you have not yet heard about our program via The Florence Melton School of Adult Jewish Learning, you are missing out! Read more »

July 24, 2019 - Cantors Assembly: Jewish Musical Journey through ITALY

It is our privilege to announce the third musical mission with the Cantor's Assembly, the Jewish Musical Journey through ITALY: Rome, Florence & Venice (June 22 - July 2, 2020) Read more »

June 28, 2019 - New space begets new support. $30.2 million and counting!

This Renewal update continues on the theme of our congregation (and the wider community) expressing love/joy/awe/excitement for our new Atrium and renewed spaces Read more »

June 25, 2019 - Holy Blossom Temple Memorial Plaques

These memorial tablets which line the walls of our historic sanctuary are a lasting tribute Read more »

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