Programs & Events

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Temple Sinai is an inclusive community that embraces, supports, and values all people, regardless of ability or needs, to participate in every aspect of our Reform Jewish synagogue life. For more information or to request an accommodation, contact Judy Rulin Mahan at (412) 421-9715 ext. 110 or [email protected].

 

 

Tot Shabbat
Friday, Oct. 19, 5 PM snack & Schmooze, 5:30 PM Service

Enjoy snacks and schmoozing with other parents of young ones, then a half hour of song and dance for the whole family! Learn the Shabbat prayers and stories together. Click for details.

 

Shabbat After Hours
Friday, Oct. 19, 8:30 PM

Join other young adults for lively conversation, wine, and cheese. Click for details.

 

Charles Morris Sing along (Offsite)
Saturday, Oct. 20, 1:45 PM

Sing with us at Charles Morris Nursing Home and Rehabilitation Center. Our mission is to bring laughter and make connections. Each month the experience is heart warming and meaningful, and the residents really appreciate it. Click for details.

 

Men's Discussion Group (offsite)
Sunday, Oct. 21, 9:30 AM

You've got a standing invitation from Brotherhood to enlighten others and become better-informed about the weekly Torah portion, as well as topics related to contemporary social or political concerns. Click for details.

 

Brotherhood Brunch with Special Guest Bari Weiss
Sunday, Oct. 21, 10 AM

Pittsburgh native and The New York Times op-ed staff editor and writer Bari Weiss will be the guest speaker at the Brotherhood Brunch. Click for details.

 

Shabbat in the Home (Shabbat BaBayit)
Friday, Oct. 26, 7 PM

Come share an intimate in-home Shabbat experience with music, poetry, discussion, and sharing led by one of our clergy and form new and more meaningful bonds with other participants in a casual setting. Click for details.

 

Young Adult Shabbat Hike
Saturday, Oct. 27, 10 AM

Join Rabbi Keren Gorban on a special hike to observe Shabbat while surrounded by nature. Click for details.

 

November

 

Mostly Musical Shabbat: A Sensory Friendly Experience
Friday, Nov. 2, 7 PM

The music is informal and lively. Come prepared to sing along, and maybe even dance a bit. Click for details.

 

Interfaith Potluck & "Tales From the Crypt: Stories of the Afterlife in Judaism"
Saturday, Nov. 3, 4:30 PM

Interfaith couples and families are welcome to join Rabbi Jamie Gibson at Temple Sinai in the (spooky) Worthington Mansion(!) for a potluck dinner and "Tales from the

 
 
Dinner at East End Cooperative Ministry (Volunteer Opportunity)
Thursday, Nov. 8, 6:15 PM

We prepare and serve dinner once a month at EECM and would love to have you join us. Click for details.

 

Downtown Lunch with the Cantor (offsite)
Friday, Nov. 9, Noon

Join Cantor Laura Berman for an uplifting discussion over lunch at an office downtown. Click for details.

 

Community Chug Presentations
Sunday, Nov. 11, 11 AM

Our students have been working hard for the past nine weeks and want to show everyone what they have learned. Click for details.

 

Primetimers Potluck Dinner (offsite)
Sunday, Nov. 11, 6 PM

Join us for a fun evening of food, friendly conversation, and a potluck dinner at the home of Carolyn and Frank Schwarz. Click for details.

 

WoTS Cooking Class
Monday, Nov. 12, 6:30 PM

Let’s Talk Turkey! Chef Janice Kirich, head of Market District’s Robinson Cooking School, will offer tips for roasting a better turkey and lead us in making some alternative side dishes to liven up the Thanksgiving table. Click for details.

 

Rosh Chodesh Group (Kislev)
Tuesday, Nov. 13, 7:30 PM

We open each meeting with an introductory poem or reading, blessings for candle-lighting and wine, a summary of the month’s holidays and historic events that occurred during the month, and the bio of an interesting woman who died during the month. Click for details.

 

Temple Sinai Book Group
Wednesday, Nov. 14, 1:15 PM

Join us to discuss The Seven Good Years by Etgar Keret. Click for details.

 

Tot Shabbat with Dinner
Friday, Nov. 16, 5 PM snack & Schmooze, 5:30 PM Service, 6 PM Dinner 

Tots and adults will enjoy singing, dancing, learning, and schmoozing. Stay for dinner to continue the fun. Cost for dinner: $18 per family.  Click for details.

 

Shabbat After Hours
Friday, Nov. 16, 8:30 PM

Join other young adults for lively conversation, wine, and cheese. Click for details.

 

Charles Morris Sing along (Offsite)
Saturday, Nov. 17, 1:45 PM

Sing with us at Charles Morris Nursing Home and Rehabilitation Center. Our mission is to bring laughter and make connections. Each month the experience is heart warming and meaningful, and the residents really appreciate it. Click for details.

 

Men's Discussion Group (offsite)
Sunday, Nov. 18, 9:30 AM

You've got a standing invitation from Brotherhood to enlighten others and become better-informed about the weekly Torah portion, as well as topics related to contemporary social or political concerns. Click for details.

 

Interfaith Thanksgiving Service (offsite)
Tuesday, Nov. 20, 7 PM

Join us at Third Presbyterian Church to celebrate and give thanks with our friends of other faith traditions. Click for details.

 

shabbat in the Home (Shabbat BaBayit)
Friday, Nov. 30, 7 PM

Come share an intimate in-home Shabbat experience with music, poetry, discussion, and sharing led by one of our clergy and form new and more meaningful bonds with other participants in a casual setting. Click for details.

 

 

December

 

Mostly Musical Shabbat: A Sensory Friendly Experience
Friday, Dec. 7, 7 PM

The music is informal and lively. Come prepared to sing along, and maybe even dance a bit. Click for details.

 

WoTS Cooking Class
Monday, Dec. 10, 6 PM

Every month WoTS features guest chefs from the community and Temple Sinai with recipes from around the world. Click for details.

 

Rosh Chodesh Group (Tevet)
Tuesday, Dec. 11, 7:30 PM

We open each meeting with an introductory poem or reading, blessings for candle-lighting and wine, a summary of the month’s holidays and historic events that occurred during the month, and the bio of an interesting woman who died during the month. Click for details.

 

Dinner at East End Cooperative Ministry (Volunteer Opportunity)
Thursday, Dec. 13, 6:15 PM

We prepare and serve dinner once a month at EECM and would love to have you join us. Click for details.

 

Downtown Lunch with the Rabbi (offsite)
Friday, Dec. 14, Noon

Join Rabbi Jamie Gibson for an uplifting discussion over lunch at an office downtown. Click for details.

 

Charles Morris Sing along (Offsite)
Saturday, Dec. 15, 1:45 PM

Sing with us at Charles Morris Nursing Home and Rehabilitation Center. Our mission is to bring laughter and make connections. Each month the experience is heart warming and meaningful, and the residents really appreciate it. Click for details.

 

Men's Discussion Group (offsite)
Sunday, Dec. 16, 9:30 AM

You've got a standing invitation from Brotherhood to enlighten others and become better-informed about the weekly Torah portion, as well as topics related to contemporary social or political concerns. Click for details.

 

Tot Shabbat
Friday, Dec. 21, 5 PM snack & Schmooze, 5:30 PM Service

Enjoy snacks and schmoozing with other parents of young ones, then a half hour of song and dance for the whole family! Learn the Shabbat prayers and stories together. Click for details.

 

Shabbat After Hours
Friday, Dec. 21, 8:30 PM

Join other young adults for lively conversation, wine, and cheese. Click for details.

 

 

 

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