Tag Archive: Shavuot

May 09

Netzer’s Shavuot sleepover this Friday night and Saturday

NETZER ACTIVITIES Netzer Activities Our Shavuot Sleepover will be held this Friday at Bet David from 4.00 p.m through to Saturday afternoon. The theme will be Shavuot: Myths and Legends. It is a mitzvah to stay up the whole night learning on Shavuot! Everyone from Grades 8 to 12 welcome. NB: For this reason there …

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May 02

Netzer Shavuot sleepover from Friday 10th

Our Shavuot Sleepover will be held at Bet David from 4.00 p.m. on Friday, 10 May through to Saturday 11 May 2013, for Grades 10 to 12. The theme is Shavuot: Myths and Legends. Ice-cream will be served. It is a mitzvah to stay up the whole night learning on Shavuot!

May 02

Speakers at our Shavuot learning programme

Beit Emanuel has organised a mouth-watering learning programme for Shavuot, the festival that celebrates our receiving the Torah. It is traditional to have a learning programme during the night. For the first time, we’re organizing a programme with a variety of choice and top speakers. The evening will commence with a service, followed by a …

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Apr 25

Shavuot on 14th May.Study programme details to follow

The Shavuot Evening service will be at 6.00 p.m. on Tuesday, 14 May 2013. This will be followed by a light meal and a learning programme. Details to follow. The Morning service will be at 10.00 a.m. on Wednesday, 15 May 2013 followed by a Brocha.

May 24

Our services: Shabbat Bemidbar and Shavuot

FRIDAY 25 MAY Evening service at 6.00 p.m. The evening service will be followed by a Kiddush sponsored by Alysia Rose and Alicia Slier on the occasion of their birthdays. SATURDAY 26 MAY Morning service at 10.00 a.m.followed by a Kiddush Shavuot Evening Service 6.00 p.m. SUNDAY 27 MAY Shavuot morning service 10.00 a.m .followed …

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May 17

Shavuot Lecture following service on 26 May

Following the Shavuot evening service on Saturday, 26 May 2012, we plan to have our annual Shavuot Lecture. Details and Speaker to be advised. Light refreshments will be served after the lecture. RSVP to facilitate catering arrangements – 011 646 6170 or email: ilana@beitemanuel.co.za.

Apr 20

Support our Omer Project to help the needy

Pesach and Shavuot are harvest festivals celebrating and giving thanks for our food. The period between the two festivals is known as the days of the Omer. The Omer (literally: sheaf) was an offering brought to the Temple on the second day of Pesach. There is a traditional saying: ‘eyn kemach, eyn Torah’ which might …

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May 06

Public Protector speaks at Beit Emanuel on Shavuot

It has become a tradition at Beit Emanuel to offer a public lecture at Shavuot by a high profile speaker. Previous guest speakers have been Professor Anton Harber and Mr Imtiaz Suleiman, founder of Africa’s only ‘home grown’ aid agency, Gift of the Givers. The public lecture on the evening of Shavuot will be given …

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