Events Calendar

May 2020

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
1
  • Virtual Shabbat Services
2
  • Lay-Led Torah Study
  • Virtual Shabbat Rocks
  • Virtual Shabbat Morning Services
  • Havdalah & Hangout with Rabbi Silverman
3
  • Religious School PK-10th In Session
4
5
  • Exploration of the Megillot with Rabbi Silverman
6
  • Uptown Hebrew In Session
7
  • News and the Jews with Rabbi Bauman
  • Short Stories by Sholom Aleichem, Peretz, and Malamud with Cantor Margolius
8
  • Virtual Shabbat Evening Service with special blessing for Confirmation students
9
  • Lay-Led Torah Study
  • Virtual Shabbat Rocks
  • Virtual Shabbat Morning Services
  • Celebration and Remembrance of Mothers
  • Virtual Congregational Havdalah
10
11
  • Virtual Board of Trustees Meeting
12
  • Exploration of the Megillot with Rabbi Silverman
13
  • Uptown Hebrew Closing Service & Yad Ceremony
14
  • News and the Jews with Rabbi Bauman
  • Short Stories by Sholom Aleichem, Peretz, and Malamud with Cantor Margolius
15
  • Virtual Shabbat Services
16
  • Virtual Shabbat Rocks
  • Lay-Led Torah Study
  • Virtual Shabbat Morning Service
  • Congregational Havdalah
17
  • Postponed Religious School Closing Ceremony & Class Blessings
18
19
  • Discussion about Reimagine Louisiana! A Collaboration with Together New Orleans
  • Exploration of the Megillot with Rabbi Silverman
20
21
  • Short Stories by Sholom Aleichem, Peretz, and Malamud with Cantor Margolius
22
  • Virtual Shabbat Services
23
  • Virtual Shabbat Rocks
  • Lay-Led Torah Study
  • Virtual Shabbat Morning Services
24
  • Religious School Closing Ceremony - All Grades
25
  • Memorial Day - Office Closed
26
  • B'nei Mitzvah Planning Meeting
27
28
  • Tikkun Leil Shavuot With Rabbi Bauman, Cantor Margolius, & Rabbi Silverman
29
  • Shabbat & Shavuot Services with High School Senior Celebration & Blessing
30
  • Virtual Shabbat Rocks
  • Lay-Led Torah Study
  • Shavuot Yizkor Memorial Service
31
  • Zoom Gathering - Students & Families
  • Annual Meeting

May 28, 2020
  • Tikkun Leil Shavuot With Rabbi Bauman, Cantor Margolius, & Rabbi Silverman
    Starts: 7:00 PM
    Ends: May 28, 2020 - 8:00 PM

    Location: Via Zoom,


    Description:

    Join Rabbi Bauman, Cantor Margolius, and Rabbi Silverman for a virtual evening of study, singing, and prayer in celebration of Shavuot. We look forward to enjoying the culmination of our programmatic year together with a special blessing for all who have engaged in lifelong learning this past year.

May 29, 2020
  • Shabbat & Shavuot Services with High School Senior Celebration & Blessing
    Starts: 6:00 PM
    Ends: May 29, 2020 - 7:10 PM

    Location: By streaming only


    Description:

    Join us as we celebrate Shabbat and Shavuot, along with a special celebration and blessing for our high school seniors

May 30, 2020
  • Virtual Shabbat Rocks
    Starts: 9:30 AM
    Ends: May 30, 2020 - 10:00 AM

    Location: Via Zoom


    Description:

    VIRTUAL SHABBAT ROCKS! 

    EVERY SATURDAY ON ZOOM

    Touro is proud tooffer Shabbat Rocks, an engaging and entertaining opportunity for young families to experience Shabbat together. Enjoy a morning complete with musical instruments, singing, dancing, family prayer, and Torah stories.

    We warmly invite you to join us virtually each week and meet other families in our congregational community. Invite your friends, parents, grandparents – all are welcome! For more information, please contact a member of our clergy.

  • Lay-Led Torah Study
    Starts: 9:00 AM
    Ends: May 30, 2020 - 10:30 AM

    Location: Via Zoom,


    Description:

    Community members gather via Zoom to study the weekly Parashah (Torah Portion). The discussions are led by congregants who extend an open invitation regardless of experience with Hebrew or the Torah. Join the lively and informative discussion on what our ancestors had to say about the stories of the bible.

  • Shavuot Yizkor Memorial Service
    Starts: 10:30 AM
    Ends: May 30, 2020 - 11:45 AM

    Location: By streaming only


    Description:

    On Yom Kippur and the three major festivals we take a moment to honor the memories of those we have lost this year and in years past. We will honor the festival of Shavuot and Shabbat with a special Torah reading, followed by our memorial service.

May 31, 2020
  • Zoom Gathering - Students & Families
    Starts: 10:00 AM
    Ends: May 31, 2020 - 11:00 AM

    Location: Via Zoom,


    Description:

    Zoom gathering for all interested students and families! One of our fantasticteachers will be of ering a chance for students of all ages to participate in something funand engaging.

    This will be geared primarily towards PK-5th grade students, but open to anyone who wishes to join in!

  • Annual Meeting
    Starts: 10:10 AM
    Ends: May 31, 2020 - 1:10 PM

    Location: Via Zoom,


    Description:

    TOURO SYNAGOGUE'S 192ND ANNUAL MEETING

June 3, 2020
  • Poetry and Song as Jewish Spiritual Resources
    Starts: 7:00 PM
    Ends: June 3, 2020 - 8:00 PM

    Location: Via Zoom,


    Description:

    In addition to courage and ingenuity to which Jews have turned to try and shape our reality throughout our painful history, our people have also embraced poetry and song as life affirming creative outlets. They have been mechanisms for expressions of lament, hope and healing throughout the ages. During these weeks, we will study songs and poetry as Jewish spiritual resources that have fortified us and built our resilience during difficult times.

    June 3rd with Rabbi Bauman
    June 10th with Cantor Margolius
    June 17th with Rabbi Silverman
    June 24th with Rabbi Bauman

June 4, 2020
  • News and the Jews with Rabbi Bauman
    Starts: 12:00 PM
    Ends: June 4, 2020 - 1:00 PM

    Location: Via Zoom


    Description:

    The most pressing news stories of our day challenge us as human beings and as Jews. Each session will focus on a story from the recent news cycle, viewed through a Jewish historical, cultural, and ethical lens.

    June 4
    June 18
    July 9
    July 23

June 5, 2020
  • Summer Union Shabbat Evening Service
    Starts: 6:00 PM
    Ends: June 5, 2020 - 7:00 PM

    Location: Gates of Prayer via Zoom,


    Description:

    VISIT GATESOFPRAYER.ORG TO JOIN
    Link to weekly schedule with Zoom links can be found at the top of the homepage

June 6, 2020
  • Lay-Led Torah Study
    Starts: 9:00 AM
    Ends: June 6, 2020 - 10:30 AM

    Location: Via Zoom,


    Description:

    Community members gather via Zoom to study the weekly Parashah (Torah Portion). The discussions are led by congregants who extend an open invitation regardless of experience with Hebrew or the Torah. Join the lively and informative discussion on what our ancestors had to say about the stories of the bible.

  • Summer Union Shabbat Morning Service
    Starts: 10:30 AM
    Ends: June 6, 2020 - 12:00 PM

    Location: Gates of Prayer via Zoom,


    Description:

    VISIT GATESOFPRAYER.ORG TO JOIN
    Link to weekly schedule with Zoom links can be found at the top of the homepage

June 10, 2020
  • Poetry and Song as Jewish Spiritual Resources
    Starts: 7:00 PM
    Ends: June 10, 2020 - 8:00 PM

    Location: Via Zoom,


    Description:

    In addition to courage and ingenuity to which Jews have turned to try and shape our reality throughout our painful history, our people have also embraced poetry and song as life affirming creative outlets. They have been mechanisms for expressions of lament, hope and healing throughout the ages. During these weeks, we will study songs and poetry as Jewish spiritual resources that have fortified us and built our resilience during difficult times.

    June 3rd with Rabbi Bauman
    June 10th with Cantor Margolius
    June 17th with Rabbi Silverman
    June 24th with Rabbi Bauman

June 12, 2020
  • Summer Union Shabbat Evening Service
    Starts: 6:00 PM
    Ends: June 12, 2020 - 7:00 PM

    Location: Gates of Prayer via Zoom,


    Description:

    VISIT GATESOFPRAYER.ORG TO JOIN
    Link to weekly schedule with Zoom links can be found at the top of the homepage

June 13, 2020
  • Lay-Led Torah Study
    Starts: 9:00 AM
    Ends: June 13, 2020 - 10:30 AM

    Location: Via Zoom,


    Description:

    Community members gather via Zoom to study the weekly Parashah (Torah Portion). The discussions are led by congregants who extend an open invitation regardless of experience with Hebrew or the Torah. Join the lively and informative discussion on what our ancestors had to say about the stories of the bible.

  • Summer Union Shabbat Morning Service
    Starts: 10:30 AM
    Ends: June 13, 2020 - 12:00 PM

    Location: Gates of Prayer via Zoom,


    Description:

    VISIT GATESOFPRAYER.ORG TO JOIN
    Link to weekly schedule with Zoom links can be found at the top of the homepage

June 17, 2020
  • Poetry and Song as Jewish Spiritual Resources
    Starts: 7:00 PM
    Ends: June 17, 2020 - 8:00 PM

    Location: Via Zoom,


    Description:

    In addition to courage and ingenuity to which Jews have turned to try and shape our reality throughout our painful history, our people have also embraced poetry and song as life affirming creative outlets. They have been mechanisms for expressions of lament, hope and healing throughout the ages. During these weeks, we will study songs and poetry as Jewish spiritual resources that have fortified us and built our resilience during difficult times.

    June 3rd with Rabbi Bauman
    June 10th with Cantor Margolius
    June 17th with Rabbi Silverman
    June 24th with Rabbi Bauman

June 18, 2020
  • News and the Jews with Rabbi Bauman
    Starts: 12:00 PM
    Ends: June 18, 2020 - 1:00 PM

    Location: Via Zoom


    Description:

    The most pressing news stories of our day challenge us as human beings and as Jews. Each session will focus on a story from the recent news cycle, viewed through a Jewish historical, cultural, and ethical lens.

    June 4
    June 18
    July 9
    July 23

June 19, 2020
  • Summer Union Shabbat Evening Service
    Starts: 6:00 PM
    Ends: June 19, 2020 - 7:00 PM

    Location: Gates of Prayer via Zoom,


    Description:

    VISIT GATESOFPRAYER.ORG TO JOIN
    Link to weekly schedule with Zoom links can be found at the top of the homepage

June 20, 2020
  • Lay-Led Torah Study
    Starts: 9:00 AM
    Ends: June 20, 2020 - 10:30 AM

    Location: Via Zoom,


    Description:

    Community members gather via Zoom to study the weekly Parashah (Torah Portion). The discussions are led by congregants who extend an open invitation regardless of experience with Hebrew or the Torah. Join the lively and informative discussion on what our ancestors had to say about the stories of the bible.

  • Summer Union Shabbat Morning Service
    Starts: 10:30 AM
    Ends: June 20, 2020 - 12:00 PM

    Location: Gates of Prayer via Zoom,


    Description:

    VISIT GATESOFPRAYER.ORG TO JOIN
    Link to weekly schedule with Zoom links can be found at the top of the homepage

June 24, 2020
  • Poetry and Song as Jewish Spiritual Resources
    Starts: 7:00 PM
    Ends: June 24, 2020 - 8:00 PM

    Location: Via Zoom,


    Description:

    In addition to courage and ingenuity to which Jews have turned to try and shape our reality throughout our painful history, our people have also embraced poetry and song as life affirming creative outlets. They have been mechanisms for expressions of lament, hope and healing throughout the ages. During these weeks, we will study songs and poetry as Jewish spiritual resources that have fortified us and built our resilience during difficult times.

    June 3rd with Rabbi Bauman
    June 10th with Cantor Margolius
    June 17th with Rabbi Silverman
    June 24th with Rabbi Bauman