Torah Portion


Exodus 13:17−17:16
13 Shevat 5783
Haftarah: Judges 4:4-5:31
Shabbat Shirah

Now when Pharaoh let the people go, God did not lead them by way of the land of the Philistines, although it was nearer; for God said, "The people may have a change of heart when they see war, and return to Egypt." - Exodus 13:17


Tu BiShvat

14 Shevat 5783 to 15 Shevat 5783

Tu BiShvat or the "New Year of the Trees" is Jewish Arbor Day. The holiday is observed on the 15th (tu) of the Hebrew month of Shvat.


Like Everyone Else But Different: The Jewish Glass is Half Full: A free Zoom lecture with Professor Morton Weinfeld

- PT
14 Shevat 5783
3636 Shelbourne St , Victoria, BC V8P4H2 CA
This is a virtual event

“The Jewish Glass is Half Full,” contends Morton Weinfeld, Professor of Sociology at  McGill University. Professor Weinfeld is the author of the recently updated Like Everyone Else But Different: The Paradoxical Success of Canadian Jews, a book that historian Harold Troper has called “undoubtedly, the most important study of...


Taste of Mussar - Temple Sinai, Las Vegas, NV

- PT
14 Shevat 5783 to 9 Iyar 5783
9001 Hillpointe Road , Las Vegas, NV 89134
This is an in-person event

Mussar is an ancient, contemplative practice of Jewish mindfulness. This is a 10-session introductory course with Rabbi Dr. Scott Saulson. Safely explore and test out your character traits with an intimate group of learners.  Limited to 10 participants.

TEXT required: Everydav Holiness: The Jewish Spiritual Path of Mussar by Alan


Planning a JewISH Wedding - February 2023 - Modern JewISH Couples

15 Shevat 5783
This is a virtual event

Gather virtually to meet other couples in the same stage of life, connect with Rabbi Jen Gubitz, and spend some time focusing on how to build a meaningful wedding ceremony that reflects and honors your backgrounds and shared future. 


Whether you identify as Jewish, or Jew-ISH, interfaith, intercultural, multiethnic