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Chanukah 7th Night Pot Luck Dinner 2016

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Urgent Appeal to Help Fort McMurray Evacuees

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Urgent Appeal: TBO is collecting the following items to donate to victims of the Fort McMurray fire, though the Edmonton Emergency Relief Services. Most needed items include: diapers, toiletries, baby wipes, new socks/underwear, new pillows, new toys, pet food and juice boxes. There will be drop off bins at TBO throughout this Shabbaton weekend and […]

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TBO 2016 Shabbaton This Weekend

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Join us for TBO’s 2016 Shabbaton! Theme: Ethical Dilemmas – A Jewish Perspective With our Scholar-in-Residence, Rabbi Steven Chester Sponsored by: Edmonton Jewish Community Charitable Foundation,   Friday May 6, 2016 8:00 Kabbalat Shabbat Service with Rabbi Chester and Chavurat HaShir. Discussion: Gossip, bullying and cheating:  Ethical Dilemmas   Saturday May 7, 2016 10:00 Torah […]

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TBO’s 2nd Night Seder

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Come to TBO’s Second Night Passover Seder! Saturday, April 23rd 20165:15pm Kaddish Service5:30pm Havdalah6:00pm Seder – Led by Paula Globerman Cost is $36 per adult; $20 per child (6-12); under 6 no charge.Payment to be made in advance by cash, cheque, Visa or MasterCard. Please RSVP with the Temple Office by April 18th.

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Havdalah Evening – Is there life after death?

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Please join us for a Havdalah Educational and Social Evening, led by a rabbinical candidate this Saturday! Topic: “Is there life after death? Jewish and personal beliefs”Time: 7:45 PM Location: Home of Ann Goldblatt and Alvin Finkel  Please contact the Temple Office for additional details and to RSVP. 

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TBO Casino 2016 – Volunteer sign-up happening now!

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  “Well, it’s that time again. About every 18 months TBO is given the opportunity by AGLC (Alberta Gaming and Liquor Commission) to provide volunteers for a casino. Our casino will run on July 25 & 26, 2016. This opportunity will net TBO about $75,000 or so. This is by far our largest fund raising […]

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ARZA Canada Can Help

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Message from ARZA Canada President, Miriam Pearlman Where is your congregation now with regard to Israel connections?• In what ways has your congregation connected with Israel? • What do your congregants know about Israel?• What do they want to learn?• Does your congregation have a representative on the board of ARZA Canada?ARZA Canada can help. […]

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My Grandma’s Hamentashen

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Submitted By: Susan BinningtonYield: Approx 6 dozen Ingredients: Oil Dough 2/3 cup oil 1 cup sugar 3 eggs 2T melted honey 1 tsp vanilla Rind of 1 orange, grated 1 ½ tsp baking powder Pinch of salt 3-4 c flour 1.) Beat oil, sugar, eggs, honey and vanilla until well blended. 2.) Add orange rind, […]

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Havdalah: Do you have to believe in God to be Jewish?

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On Saturday March 5th, the TBO Education Committee will host an Adult Education Havdalah Evening at 7:45 pm at the home of Susan and Glen Binnington. The topic for the evening will be: “Do you have to believe in God to be Jewish?”  The havdalah will feature Rabbi Stephen Chester as our guest speaker.   Those attending are asked […]

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Government of Israel officially approved the expansion of the egalitarian section of the Western Wall

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Shalom Haverim, Yesterday, the Government of Israel officially approved the expansion of the egalitarian section of the Western Wall known as the “Ezrat Yisrael”.   As our partners in the Israel Movement for Reform and Progressive Judaism (IMPJ) declared: FOR THE FIRST TIME – Complete and clear Israeli legal recognition of egalitarian prayer in the spirit of Reform and […]

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