Israel Shabbat 2022

Event Information

Israel Shabbat is back again for 2022 and it’s bigger than ever with a record number of shules taking part!

On May 6-7, synagogues across Victoria will celebrate Yom Ha’atzmaut with various Israel-related activities, including guest speakers, kiddushim and Israel-themed Shabbat dinners.

Participating synagogues include:

The ARK Centre
Friday night speaker, Jamie Hyams

Ballarat Hebrew Congregation

Beit Aharon
Saturday speaker, Ahron Shapiro

Beit Yehuda

Blake Street Hebrew Congregation
Friday night speaker, Motty Goodman
Saturday speaker, Orit Elkayam-Cohen

Bnei Akiva Caulfield

Beth Hamedrash

Brighton Shule
Friday night shwarma and falafel bar

Caulfield Shule
Friday night speaker, Orit Elkayam-Cohen
Seudat Shlishit speaker, Motty Goodman

Central Shule
Friday night speaker, Michael Manheim

Elsternwick Jewish Community

Elwood Talmud Torah

Emmy Monash Aged Care
Saturday speaker, Tzvi Fleischer

Etz Chaim Progressive Synagogue
Saturday speaker, Shai Habet

Hamerkaz Shelanu
Saturday speaker, Michael Manheim

Kedem Community
Saturday drash by Helen Shardey

Kehilat Nitzan

Kehilat Ohr David

Leo Baeck Centre
Indian dinner

Melbourne Hebrew Congregation

Mizrachi Organisation

Sephardi Association of Victoria
Saturday speaker, Nimrod Erem

Shira Hadasha

South Caulfield Hebrew Congregation
Friday night speaker, Noa Shagan, with Israeli-themed kiddush

St Kilda Hebrew Congregation
Saturday speaker, Jamie Hyams

Temple Beth Israel
Friday night speaker, Shai Habet plus Boosa-catered dinner

Contact the participating shules for full details of their respective events.

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