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 Shira Hadasha



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Shabbat This Week

We hope you can join us again for Kabbalat Shabbat, which will be held at Shira (222 Balaclava Road) this week.

Kabbalat Shabbat - Friday 6.30 pm (l'chaim at 6.15 pm)
Shabbat Shacharit - Saturday 9.45 am

This Shabbat we will be celebrating the birth of Josef Oscar (יוםף עז) Hoffmann, son of Rebecca and Yisroel Hoffmann. Following the service, the community is invited to a kiddush sponsored by Rebecca and Yisroel. We wish the Schwarcz and Hoffmann families a warm mazal tov and much naches.

Esther Takac will be giving the Dvar Torah

Mitzvah Day 2016 with Shira!

The Yapa Lali Project
This Sunday 27 November head down to Shira between 10am-12pm to donate any educational resources e.g. board games, learning books, activity books, puzzles and more. During this time some packing help would also be appreciated.

All donations will be going to underprivileged students in Southern India, allowing them an equalized opportunity to grow and prosper in education as we do here in the Jewish community!


We extend heartfelt condolences to Leonie Kaplan, David & Rachel, Russel & Debbie and Harvey & Shelley on the death of their husband, father and father-in-law, Hilton Kaplan z"l. May his memory be a blessing.



Shira's AGM will be held on Sunday 11 December at 28A Briggs Street Caulfield at 7.30pm. All members are encouraged to attend.

What's Happening?

Visit our website calendar or facebook for the most up-to-date event information.
Shira Band: Leonard Cohen Tribute Concert
For many in our kehilla, Leonard Cohen was far more than a musician. He was a poet and and inspiriation whose words helped us understand our sacred texts, and whose music accompanied us in our rags of light on the chagim. This evening will be a wonderful opportunity for us to gather and sing some of his most famous tunes performed by our very own Shira Band.

When: Sunday 4 Decemeber, 7.30pm - 10.30pm
Where: 33 Halstead St, Caulfield North

There will also be guest performances from Little Wise (aka Sophie Klein)Lauren Gleser and Dooky.

Entry by donation
Shira Bnei Mitzvah Program 2017

Chulent Roster

We love cholent at Shira! If you wish to make a pot of delicious cholent, please click here for step by step instructions and to put your name on the roster.

Community Announcements

Hineni Junior Summer Camp 2016
NIF Israel Tour 2017
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