Shavuot Calendar 2018

Friday,  May 18 Ė  Monday, May 21

Holiday highlights:

  • Saturday night 9:00 PM - Lecture by Professor Fleischacker

  • Sunday, 11:00 a.m. - 10 commandments followed by dairy buffet

  • Sunday, 3:00 p.m. Shavuot Party and Dairy Dinner Buffet

  • Monday, 11:30 a.m. - Yizkor

 

 

Friday, May 18

 

 

Candle lighting

6:26 pm Light the Shabbat candles.

 

Prayer Schedule

6:35 PM Minchah prayers

7:00 PM Kabalat Shabbat Prayers

 

Shabbat dinner

Dinner will be served at the Jewish Center following the services.

If you are planning to attend please let us know info@chinajewish.org

 

 

Saturday, May 19

 

Prayer Schedule


9:00 AM Torah Studies - Weekly Parsha class
10:00 AM Morning prayers followed by Kiddush.

 

12:30 PM Mincha Prayer followed by Lunch.

 

7:25 PM  light the holiday candles After this time.

7:30 PM holiday evening prayers followed by a...

 

Festive meal

A festive dinner (meat) will be served at the Jewish Center following the services.

If you are planning to attend please let us know info@chinajewish.org

 

 

Tikun Leil Shavuot

Come Stay the Night! A Communal Celebration of Shavuot!


We are looking forward to once again keep the custom to remain awake and study Torah until dawn on the first night of Shavuot.

 

The first part of the night, we will enjoy a listening to a lecture by Professor Sam Fleischacker on the topic of:  The way of the world - and the way of the Jews.

See details about this lecture here

 

 

 

 

Sunday, May 20

 

Prayer Schedule
10:00 AM Morning prayers

 

For Adults and Children

You donít have to travel to the desert

itís happening right here!

 

All men, women and children
 should go to the synagogue on the first day of Shavuot
to hear the reading of the Ten Commandments

Come hear the Torah reading of the Ten Commandments

11:00 AM

Followed by a dairy buffet and lots of ice cream for the children!

 

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3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Shavuot Cheesecake bake

and Dairy Dinner Buffet

 

 

6:30 PM Mincha Prayer

7:26 PM light the holiday candles After this time.

7:30 PM holiday evening prayers followed by a...

 

Festive meal

A festive dinner (meat) will be served at the Jewish Center following the services.

If you are planning to attend please let us know by email to: info@chinajewish.org

 

 

 

 

 

 

Monday, May 21

 

Prayer Schedule

9:00 AM Torah Study
10:00 AM Morning prayers

 

Yizkor

11:30 AM The Yizkor memorial service is recited for the souls of departed loved ones.

 

Picnic

12:30 PM (After services, weather allowing)

Everyone is invited to join a Shavuot (meat) luncheon in the Park with outdoors activities for adults and kids!

 

Prayer Schedule
6:15 PM Mincha Prayers

Followed by Seudat Siyum Hachag
7:27 PM Evening prayers and Havdala