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Shavuot Sunday Through Tuesday, May 16-18!

Shavuot is the biblical celebration of the first fruits of the harvest, and traditionally regarded as the anniversary of the giving of the Ten Commandments and the Torah at Mt. Sinai!

Explore all about Shavuot at
Three perspectives on what "commandment" means in the phrase "Ten Commandments"
Rabbi Abraham Joshua Heschel's modern view on where the Torah comes from

What is the Torah anyway, in 4 minutes:

Pre-Shavuot, Pop-Up Torah Outside!
Sunday Afternoon, May 16

Meet us in one of the parks or yards all over our region! Rabbi Jon is coming for 15 minutes to lead a few songs about the Torah, spread out the scroll so you can see and hear the Ten Commandments, and share some traditional Shavuot ice cream!

E-mail here and we'll tell you the time and place near you in Londonderry, Nashua, Merrimack, and Amherst.

New Hampshire Statewide Virual
"Tikkun Layl Shavuot"
Sunday Evening, May 16
7:30-10:30 pm

Join for any or all of the program, featuring rabbis and cantors from all over the state leading an evening service, Torah study, story, cooking, and song.

To receive the Zoom link, register here

Shavuot Services

Sunday, May 16
Statewide Evening Service

(not the usual TBA Zoom --
registration and link here)
7:30 pm Brief mindfulness teaching and meditation with Laura Hegfield as we prepare our hearts to receive Torah anew.

8:00 pm Evening service

All other services -- click here for usual Zoom link or to register for a service inside the Temple

Monday, May 17
10:00 am Morning service by Zoom or at Temple, including the reading of the Ten Commandments in the Torah
7:30 pm Afternoon Service by Zoom

Tuesday, May 18
10:00 am Morning service by Zoom including Yizkor service

7:30 pm Afternoon Yizkor service at Temple or by Zoom

More Shavuot Learning -- All Through the Night With Small Congregations Throughout the Continent!

Click here to see the entire schedule and learn about all the sessions and teachers, and to get all the Zoom links
(Rabbi Jon's teaching at midnight!)

Tue, June 15 2021 5 Tammuz 5781