Shavuot is the middle of the 3 pilgrimage festivals. It is a time for us to gather together in community both to receive Torah, and mark time together.
Shavuot 5781 Schedule
Erev Shavuot – Sunday, May 16
- 9:00am for 24 hours: Rabbinical Assembly’s “Conservative/Masorti Tikkun Leil Shavuot”
- 4:30-5:30pm: Shoreshim/Anafim (ages 0-2nd grade) Torah Tailgate Shavuot Fun
- 7:00-8:30pm: A Journey Through Torah: Experience the receiving of Torah in the CNS “Wilderness” (parking lot)
Shavuot Day 1 – Monday, May 17
- 9:30am: Shavuot Services
Shavuot Day 2 – Tuesday, May 18
- 9:30am: Shavuot and Yizkor Services
Rabbinical Assembly’s “Conservative/Masorti Tikkun Leil Shavuot”
Sunday, May 16, 9:00am – Monday, May 17, 9:00am
Neveh Shalom is proud to partner with the Rabbinical Assembly to present the Conservative/Masorti Tikkun Leil Shavuot. Access to the experience is FREE for all. Click here for the full schedule of the learning opportunities.
This event is put on by the Rabbinical Assembly with support from United Synagogue of Conservative Judaism (USCJ), the Cantors Assembly (CA), the Federation of Jewish Men’s Clubs (FJMC), Seminario Rabínico Latinoamericano, and the Women’s League for Conservative Judaism. Click here to view the full list of supporting organizations.
Shoreshim/Anafim (ages 0-2nd grade) Torah Tailgate Shavuot Fun
Sunday, May 16, 4:30-5:30pm
Tailgate and Torah for families with children ages 0 through 2nd grade. Join Leah Conley and Rabbi Posen for Shavuot learning, singing, and fun from your cars in our parking lot. Bring a snack to enjoy during this 1-hour program. You MUST be in a vehicle to attend this program. Please RSVP so we can save your parking spot! Click here to RSVP.
A Journey Through Torah: Experience the receiving of Torah in the CNS “Wilderness” (CNS Parking Lot)
Sunday, May 16, 7:00-8:30pm
The sign-up for your 15-minute journey will be active soon.
We’re taking our traditional Tikkun Leil Shavuot (Shavuot study session) on the road. Come roll through the Torah in our CNS Parking lot. On this rolling journey, you’ll find inspiring reflections and learning on all 5 books of the Torah. Each presenter will share a unique interpretation of their book. Ends with a delectable dairy treat in honor of Shavuot. The presenters are:
- Brian Rohr, Poetry: Bereshit
- Cantor Bitton, Music: Shemot
- Deb Freedburg, Drash: Vayikra
- Rabbi Kosak, Story: Bamidbar
- Eddy Shuldman, Art: D’varim
Shavuot Day 2 Services & Yizkor
Tuesday, May 18, 9:30am
Please join us for our Shavuot services. In addition, it is also Yizkor. This will be a time where we recite the entire Yizkor service and create a sacred space of memory. As part of the Yizkor Service we will also dedicate the new memorial plaques in our sanctuary.
A reminder to light candles on Monday night from a pre-existing flame.