Westmount Shul and Learning Centre

This Week’s Minyans and Events

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Download this week’s PDF:  The Westmount Bulletin, Casino Night, Belly Dancing, Movie Night, Save The Date (PDF) for Parshas Vayishlach.
All of our most up-to-date minyan times and class times are in the weekly bulletin above.

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What’s Coming up?

 November Casino Night –  28th

New activities this year, on top of blackjack roullette and poker – Bingo and horse racing. Enjoy an all you can eat buffet and bar Win dozens of amazing raffle prizes! Saturday, November 28th @ 7:30 pm

Buy tickets by phone or email, contact the office.

How can I help my brothers in Israel?

Anguish for our brothers in Israel

Say Tehillim in group this Saturday night. 6PM class  and reciting Tehillim.

Pray when you leave your front door in safety. Pickup a door poster from the office.

Participate in the shul’s initiatives in Israel facing the brunt of the danger. Call office to donate.


Cholent Cookoff Finals

Chollent contest every shabbos

Join our cholent cook-off.  Congregants will vote for their favourite weekly cholent by “shabbat
–friendly” ballot. Send in the the name of your cholent and your storyby October 1st.

Not a chef? That’s okay! Come hungry every Shabbos Kiddush (11:30) October and November !

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December Laffa making, Belly Dance

Join the ladies of Westmount Shul for Belly Dancing with “Farhannah” and Laffa making Sunday, December 13 @ 8 pm 223

RSVP Deadline Nov 23 to  $20.00


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December Double Feature Night

1st Movie: “Triumph of the Spirit” : Reflections, the Mir Rosh Yeshiva HaRav Nosson Tzvi Funkel zt”l 2nd Movie: “Bridging Worlds”-  Teachings of the founder of the Yeshiva Gedolah of Johannesburg. Dinner & Double feature Documentaries  $20 per person – LIMITED SPACE – RSVP A MUST!

Melave Malka program Starts this Week!

Start the week with a new class right after Maariv – Havdalah to follow. Rabbi Michalowicz provides us with a pathway on how to integrate Chassidus into our lives; how to connect our heart and souls to those routine activities that shape our days.

Saturday nights right after Maariv– Havdalah to follow Starts this Shabbos, Oct 10


Shmitta & the Kosher Consumer

It’s going to be the year 5776. How does that effect your Lulav and Esrog this year after
Sukkos? What can I buy at Sobeys as usual? Can I throw out leftovers?

Download and listen to a recording of this class by speaker Rabbi Tsvi Heber, Director at the COR.


New Class on doing a spiritual self assessment

New recordings added to the Duties of the heart series. In time for Rosh Hashana, chapter 8 (from class 70) – learn to reflect truthfully for Elul or, how to do the daily cheshbon nefesh.

Listen from class 70 on Chovos Halevavos – Chapter 8 in series on the medieval classic “Chovos Halvavos.”


Join a Thursdays Chavrutah self-Study

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Join in our Thursday study groups with free wings, The Rabbi’s Cholent and.. Beer. Choose your topic and we’ll find you a learning partner, or tutor. You can simply drop-in an let us find you to a group to join.

Print the Thursday night Kollel poster 5775


Torah Classes to join and Review MP3

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Take a look at this week’s Westmount classes and drop in to try one. Or, download MP3 files to listen to and review. Search from hundreds of archived classes on a wide range of Judaism and Torah topics. Jewish topics from leading scholars on the Torah, Gemara, Rambam…

Adopt a Kollel in Israel – launched


Download the form and help shoulder the burden of our national treasure. The ground breaking, world wide Adopt-A Kollel in Israel program – here.



Try One Shabbos with us!

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Be hosted for a Shabbat meal by one of our members’ families. Sit in on a class, or join the whole congregation in an afternoon Kiddush to experience joyful shabbos singing… See the goodness of a Torah lifestyle family for yourself, it is unlike anything else out there. Teach your kids the beauty of Jewish living.

Our 160 member families, come from all walks of life and make welcome all fellow Jews, at different levels of observance who are enthusiastic about uncovering the magic of our Torah.

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