welcome to KEDEM
Kedem's 21st Annual General Meeting will be held on Sunday 28th August at 7.30 pm in a private home in Caulfield North. Our guest speaker is Erez Feinberg. Topic is ''Through the creation of the world - understanding Israel today". This will be followed by supper. All welcome.
Family Kabbalat Shabbat - (adults and children together)
Friday, September 9th at 6:30 sharp. Led by Shannyn Gelbart & Vered Harel. Special Surprise...
Bookings at: firstname.lastname@example.org or call 95762277
BYO Veg dish to share!
Panel Discussion: Guilty Mind or Guilty Brain
Sunday 25th September at 7.30pm at KDS 517 Orrong Road with Rabbi Danny Schiff, Robert Richter QC, Professor Julie Stout and Deborah Stone as moderator. for bookings click here.
Kedem High Holyday Services
Please click here for flyer highlighting some of our events this year.
KEDEM IS A COMMUNITY WHERE WE ENJOY BEING JEWISH.
Our slogan is Joyful Jewish Life and that is our aim – to create a vibrant community of people who come together in lots of different ways to celebrate, live, learn and have fun.
We welcome people from diverse backgrounds, ages and lifestyles.
Shabbat and all Chaggim are celebrated with joy, song and food!!
For more information about our vibrant, community-led services, click here
For more information about our range of social activities, click here
For more information about our programs for kids and youth, click here
JOIN US IN A WIDE RANGE OF SERVICES & ACTIVITIES
· Shabbat services on the first and third Saturday of each month at 10 am
· Kabbalat Shabbat our relaxed shared Shabbat dinners on the second Friday of each month in a private home
· Service for the Soul - Shabbat gatherings with meditative, contemplative, renewal style services on the 4th Shabbat morning of the month in a private home
· festival services and celebrations for all ages, with engaging activities that bring the Torah to life
· a vibrant, engaging Bar/Bat Mitzvah program
· many different social functions, e.g. theatre group, book club, bike rides, film nights, brunches, an annual retreat, museum tours and progressive dinners
· social justice activities aiming to ‘repair our world’
· educational and learning sessions for all ages
· The Whole Megillah, our annual newsletter and E-kedem our fortnightly e-bulletin
· a caring committee that does acts of Gemilut Chasadim (kindness), for example, visiting the sick, or providing hospitality and food
COMING UP THIS MONTH
Saturday 6th August: - Regular Shabbat Service 10.00 am at KDS.
Friday 12th August: - Kabbalat Shabbat for kids at 10.00 am combined with Kehilat Nitzan
Friday 12th August: - Kabbalat Shabbat at the home of Jacqui & Ron Saunders commencing with the children's program at 6.15 with Vered Harel followed at 6.45 for 7.00pm service and singing, followed by candle lighting, Kiddush and in true Kedem style we will share a 'pot luck' vegetarian dinner. Contact Rachel Ben David by email on email@example.com for more information.
Saturday 20th August: - Regular Shabbat Service 10.00 am at KDS.
Sunday 21st August: - Tu'Bav Singalong at 6.30pm at the Kadimah, 7 Selwyn Street, Elsternwick for a sing along of well known Hebrew & English love songs. Join Oded Gordon and more artists for this special Kedem evening. $20 (non members) $10 for Kedem members (BYO vegetarian dish to share). Bookings essential at firstname.lastname@example.org Click here for flyer
Saturday 27th August: - Service for the Soul Service for the Soul 9.50 for 9.45 for 10am till 12.00 noon at a private home. A spirited Shabbat morning of chanting, prayer, meditation and joy followed by Kiddush. Continuing on the 4th Shabbat of every month in a private home. For more information please contact Rosi at the Kedem office on email@example.com. All welcome to come along.
Sunday 28th August: - Kedem's Annual General Meeting at 7.30pm at the Maybloom's home. Guest speaker will be Erez Feinberg (head of informal Jewish education at Mount Scopus College). Topic: "Through the creation of the world - understanding Israel today''.
Check out the Kedem Google Calendar