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please have a look at the job descriptions for positions we are looking to fill.

Development Coordinator

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BUILDING OUR FUTURE

NEWSLETTER

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RABBI KENTER’S ROSH HASHANAH SERMONS

Rosh Hashanah Day 1

Rosh Hashanah Day 2

SHABBAT TIMES

EREV SHABBAT

6:00 p.m. Kabbalat Shabbat
5:55 p.m. Candle Lighting

CANTOR’S CORNER 

Keep an eye on this space for interesting musical and liturgical tidbits, after Simchat Torah…

SHABBAT DAY

9:00 a.m. Shacharit
10:00 a.m. Kehillateinu
6:30 p.m.
 Mincha/Ma’ariv
7:20p.m. Havdallah

WEEKDAY TIMES

SHACHARIT

7:30 a.m. Monday – Friday
8:30 a.m. Sunday
8:30 a.m. Civic Holidays

7:15 a.m. (Mon-Fri) & 8:15 a.m. (Sun) on Rosh Chodesh

MINCHA/MA’ARIV

6:00 p.m. Sunday – Thursday

SHABBAT ALTERNATIVES

Each Shabbat Mincha, we hold “Learning & Leftovers”.  Join Rabbi Kenter (or another of our Clergy) and have a stimulating learning session while having “Se’uda Shlishit”. Please check the calendar for times as it varies in the summer months.

Torah Study with Rabbi Deborah Zuker.  Join Rabbi Zuker for parallel learning sessions on Shabbat mornings focused on weekly Torah portions.

LATEST NEWS

Updates from our president are now available online. Click here for the President’s Updates.

Please click here for our latest operating policies and board meeting minutes.

THIS MONTH

KBI BRIDGE
Every Monday
1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

MAHJONG
Every Thursday
1:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

LIBRARY
Every Thursday
10:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.

SHALOM GROUP UPDATE

Special Request from the Shalom Group – Employment for the Alsahars

Dear KBI congregants,

The Alsahar family is celebrating their one year anniversary in Canada.  They have settled in nicely and the children are doing well in school.  Shadi and Asmaa continue to improve their English language skills through ESL classes.

The most important task at hand right now is for Shadi and Asmaa to find part time work.  Asmaa is an accomplished seamstress and would love the opportunity to take on any sewing projects, alterations, etc. that you may have.  Shadi can help you with any kind of home repairs, painting, gardening, driving etc.   If you run a local business, perhaps you could consider offering Shadi a part time position.  

If you have any household jobs you can offer the Alsahars, have a possible position in your business, or have ideas to share, kindly contact Shari Silber at 613-769-9308 / slsilber@gmail.com 

Your efforts to help the Alsahars would be extremely appreciated. 

Sincerely,

The Shalom Group  

KBI BLOGS

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