• WELCOME
    WELCOME Bruchim habaim
  • Happy Tu B'Shevat
    Happy Tu B'Shevat
  • Happy Purim
    Happy Purim
  • Together
    Together WE WORSHIP AND STUDY
  • Chag Pesach sameach
    Chag Pesach sameach from Or Hadash Synagogue
  • Sefirat HaOmer
    Sefirat HaOmer DON'T JUST COUNT THE DAYS, MAKE THE DAYS COUNT
  • First Annual "Summer Shul"
  • חג שבועות שמח
    חג שבועות שמח Celebrating SHAVUOT and Our Commitment to Torah
  • Listen to the Sound of the Shofar
    Listen to the Sound of the Shofar Celebrate with us Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur

The Annual General Meeting has been rescheduled for Sunday, August 20, 2017, at 10:00 a.m. Your attendance is essential and vital for ensuring the viability of Or Hadash Synagogue and for establishing a vibrant Jewish centre for worship, life cycle celebrations, education and social events in our Northern York Region.

We will be seeking your input into the direction for the synagogue and the activities that would generate enthusiasm and support from our community. Or Hadash Synagogue is what you, the Jewish community in our region, will want to create for yourselves and future generations. Our new home permits us to conduct all religious, educational and social activities.

At this Annual General Meeting we will
  • Elect/Re-elect Board members
  • Discuss membership due structure that will satisfy the membership (keeping in perspective the expenses we have and what is needed for maintaining our infrastructure, programming and growth). As in the past, membership will include High Holy Day tickets. The Treasurer will present current financial statements.
  • Discuss the interest in a Hebrew School
    If your family or other families who have expressed interest are eager to have a Hebrew School for your children, please let us know prior to the AGM for planning purposes. You may send a brief note to contact@orhadash.org and your information and particulars will be forwarded to Howard Lindo, who is taking responsibility for re-establishing the Hebrew School pending sufficient interest. An attractive new program is under development.
  • Provide information regarding the upcoming High Holy Days

The AGM will be held at 130 Davis Drive, Unit 210, Sunday, August 20, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. A light brunch will be provided. Children are welcome and activities will be available.

Our Mission

This Synagogue is to support and enrich the Reform Jewish community by cultivating a love and understanding of the Jewish heritage, stimulating fellowship in the Jewish community and strengthening the bonds of loyalty with the Jewish people everywhere.
In all endeavors, members shall strive to treat each other with dignity and respect, and to conduct the affairs of the Synagogue in an open and transparent manner.
In order to advance the cause for liberal Judaism in Canada and throughout the world, this Congregation shall maintain its affiliation with the Union of Reform Judaism and the World Union for Progressive Judaism.

Featured Topics:

  • Educational Series

    Educational Series

    Under the umbrella of the new Or Hadash EDUCATIONAL SERIES, we spent on October 21, 2017, a very interesting evening Read More
  • Hebrew School

    Hebrew School

    Classes have started on October 15th, 2017! Some spots are still available. Register today by emailing to contact@orhadash.org  Our curriculum Read More
  • Sukkot on the Farm

    Sukkot on the Farm

    On Sunday, October 8th, 2017, Or Hadash Synagogue will celebrate Sukkot as usual in style at the Balaban Farm. During Read More
  • High Holy Days 5778/2017

    High Holy Days 5778/2017

    We are distinctly honoured this year to have Cantor/Rabbi Brian Reich lead us through our High Holy Day Services 5778/2017. Read More
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Events

SHABBAT SERVICE (preceded by breakfast)
27 Jan 2018
10:00AM - 12:30PM
HEBREW SCHOOL
28 Jan 2018
10:00AM - 11:45AM
SHABBAT SERVICE (preceded by breakfast)
03 Feb 2018
10:00AM - 12:30PM
HEBREW SCHOOL
04 Feb 2018
10:00AM - 11:45AM
SHABBAT SERVICE (preceded by breakfast)
10 Feb 2018
10:00AM - 12:30PM
HEBREW SCHOOL
11 Feb 2018
10:00AM - 11:45AM
SHABBAT SERVICE (preceded by breakfast)
17 Feb 2018
10:00AM - 12:30PM
SHABBAT SERVICE (preceded by breakfast)
24 Feb 2018
10:00AM - 12:30PM
HEBREW SCHOOL
25 Feb 2018
10:00AM - 11:45AM
PURIM: MEGILLAH READING
28 Feb 2018
07:00PM -

Growing Our Jewish World

At the core of Or Hadash is a deep commitment to participatory Judaism. We offer a wide range of social, educational and religious programs and activities for anyone who is looking for community, personal spiritual growth, and opportunities for Tikkun Olam.