Downtown Tikkun Leil Shavuot: All-Night Jewish Learning Festival
Tuesday, May 30, 2017
Where Sinai meets Spadina: a full night of community, study, singing, snacking and more! Over 50 sessions reinterpret and reimagine traditional Jewish texts and open up new community conversations. Special programs for kids and teens. All are welcome! Come for the cheesecake. Stay for the learning.
Shavuot Groove: 7:30 PM – 12:00 AM
(For kids ages 5-11)
Pre-Teen and Teen Programs: 8:00 PM – 12:00 AM
Hang out @ the J – Shavuot Style! Pre-teens and teens have separate programs this year! Hang out in a program tailor-made for you. Details to follow.
Main (Adult) Program: 8:00 PM – 8:30 AM | Doors open at 7:30 PM | FREE AND ALL ARE WELCOME
From 8:00 PM onward, you can choose from over 50 sessions that reinterpret and reimagine traditional Jewish texts and open up new community conversations. The full schedule will be available on this site in early May.
Watch for it here or follow Where Sinai Meets Spadina on Facebook for updates.
This year, we encourage pre-registration. Please register for free here.
SUPPORT THE DOWNTOWN TIKKUN LEIL SHAVUOT!
We are deeply grateful for the support of lead donors Nani and Austin Beutel, Brenlee Robinson, and Carole and Jay Sterling, as well as the partnership of over 20 downtown Jewish organizations that help us keep this celebration free and open to the public. If you would like to support the sustainability of this program as a free public celebration, please donate here.
HOW DOES THE DOWNTOWN TIKKUN LEIL SHAVUOT HAPPEN?
Our celebration of Shavuot is a unique collaboration among more than twenty downtown synagogues, schools, camps, social service agencies, and Jewish cultural organizations. We are so proud to showcase their work tonight. We invite you to explore their programs and services throughout the year.
We look forward to celebrating with you!
Registration for Shavuot does not guarantee a spot in a specific session. Sessions fill up on a first-come, first-served basis when you are here.