Schedule of Services, Upcoming Events, Toronto Oy!

Friday, April 19th – Erev  Pesah, 1st Seder

Anniversity of the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising


Saturday, April 20thPesach I

10:00 am Torah Study,  Adult Learning Center, Rodef Shalom

Parsha:  Exodus 12:21-51 & Numbers 28:16-25
Haftarah:  Joshua 5:2 – 6:1

Name English date of death Hebrew date This Year
Sylvia Rose Weinraub 3/30/1999 13 Nisan 18-Apr-19
Edgar Silver 4/17/2003 15 Nisan 20-Apr-19
Rita Anne Conn 4/13/2006 15 Nisan 20-Apr-19
Ruth Spodeck 4/4/1996 15 Nisan 20-Apr-19
Alfred Polack 3/28/1956 16 Nisan 21-Apr-19
Luella Mattes 4/14/2006 16 Nisan 21-Apr-19
Paul Pushinsky 4/9/2012 17 Nisan 22-Apr-19
Michael Rubin 4/21/2011 17 Nisan 22-Apr-19
Natalie Friedberg 4/3/2018 18 Nisan 23-Apr-19
Dora Freedman 4/26/1997 19 Nisan 24-Apr-19


For those who would like to include readings reflecting a contemporary re-telling of the Passover story, here is a link to

Chag sameach from the Social Action Committee.

Submitted by Eve Wider


Toronto Oy!

“What a wonderful weekend–well-organized, delicious food and great people!”  “Many thanks to everyone who made it happen.”  These are just a couple of the many comments received after the outstanding week-end trip to Toronto.  Go to our website to see the lively video posted:





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