Ok, we are REALLY feeling the excitement and hope you are too!!!! B’nai Or Montreal Community has just launched our first online fundraising campaign. Please join in to see what B’nai Or’s up to and what we can do to elevate your spirituality!
Access *Renewing Judaism with Joy* at
There are several ways to help support our activities for the coming year:
* Make a contribution to our fundraising campaign: each and every amount helps!
* Share the link with your friends and families – help them discover the magic of B’nai
* Please please please post the link to our campaign on your Facebook page – the more people hear about us, the more visiblity we will have
Thank you so much for your interest in B’nai Or, and for your support of this caring, welcoming community that has made a difference in so many people’s lives. We are so grateful to you!
2. Kabbalat Shabbat ***THIS Friday!***, June 19, 7:30 pm
Date: Friday, June 19
Time: 7:30 pm (Volunteers please arrive by 6:45 pm for set-up)
Place: JCC/YM-YWHA, 5400 Westbury Avenue, Kellert Hall
Please join us for a deep and inspiring musical Kabbalat Shabbat featuring Fran Avni on guitar. Be ready to sing, pray, dance, and connect! As usual, a scrumptious potluck vegetarian/dessert-y oneg follows the service. Challah and wine/grape juice provided.
3. Sermon in Song: Fran Avni at Temple Emanuel Beth Sholom – Shabbat, June 26, 7:45 pm
Fran invites everyone to join her for Friday night service at the Temple, where she will be performing some of the music from her new CD Kulanu along with the Kol HaNeshama choir, Mark McDonald on piano and Penny Levine on percussion. Come sing! Hope to see you there!
A note from Fran:
I will be a guest at TEMPLE sharing songs from my latest CD KULANU Please join me if you can – and sing along. It is actually the erev of my 70th birthday so what better way to say I AM STILL HERE – than singing with joy!
Date: Friday, June 26
Time: 7:45 pm
Place: Temple Emanuel Beth Sholom, 4100 Sherbrooke St. W.
That’s all for now!
Wishing you a blessed week!