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The Holy Blossom Temple 'Stories' Archive

January 24, 2020 - D’var Torah: Va'era

Mike Morgulis, HBT Board meeting January 23, 2020 Read more »

December 20, 2019 - Our “Five To Finish” campaign … so far

What a tremendous achievement – together! Read more »

December 20, 2019 - December Highlights From the ECC

The smell of latkes and cookies permeated our halls, marching Macabees were seen (and heard), stories, dreidels, songs and games were woven throughout our curriculum in ways that impart the essence of Chanukah Read more »

December 20, 2019 - Honouring Rhonda Krandel z"l

On Sunday, December 8th a group of colleagues and Rhonda’s family joined us for the dedication of a tree in her memory and small gathering. Read more »

December 20, 2019 - Mitzvah Bakers: Soup Making Edition

Holy Blossom Temple’s monthly Mitzvah Bakers was a great success, making soup on Wednesday, November 27th Read more »

December 18, 2019 - Musical Heritage Concert Series 2020

As a token of our appreciation for your support, it is our pleasure to present this series of three wonderful concerts in 2020 Read more »

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 »

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