How do you worship? Are you spiritual? Are you traditional? Are you an observer? Are you looking for a family experience? We offer a variety of services to suit the needs of the Conservative community. We have several services listed below and more in the works. Experience a Shaarey Zedek service today.


Yom Hashoah Commemorative Service and Reading of the Megillat Hashoah

Sunday, April 12, 7:00 PM

We welcome everyone to join us for our eighth annual Yom Hashoah service in memory of the six million and in honour of the survivors. The evening will include the reading of the Megillat Hashoah with participation by clergy from the Jewish and non-Jewish communities as well as congregants of Shaarey Zedek. It will also include a memorial candle lighting by first, second, and third generation Holocaust survivors, as well as other members of our community. Zachor - Remember.

Brought to you by Congregation Shaarey Zedek in partnership with Freeman Family Foundation Holocaust Education Centre of the Jewish Heritage Centre of Western Canada Inc.

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NEW! Lay-led Learners’ Minyan with Melanie Richters

Shabbat, April 18, 10:00 AM

Do you want to become a more active participant in Shabbat morning services? Are you looking to pray in a more informal, small group setting? Do you want to stretch your synagogue skills? The Lay-led Learners’ Minyan will provide a comfortable space to practice leading parts of the service, give a D’var Torah, read Torah or Haftarah, or introduce new melodies or approaches to Davening the traditional service. Try something new or just come and support your fellow congregants. Drop-ins are welcome and we encourage you to sign up to lead part of the service.

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Yizkor is recited during the following Services:

Pesach Day 8 Saturday, April 11, 2015 9:00 AM Service, Yizkor recited around 10:30 AM

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Shabbat Morning Family Service Series
With Dr. Ruth Ashrafi

Held on the following Shabbat mornings at 10:30 AM:
March 28, April 11, 25, May 9, 23 (Not offered April 4)

Join us for our interactive Shabbat Morning service for families! Modeled after our popular High Holy Day Family Service format, this special interactive Shabbat experience offers storytelling and music. Our child-friendly Siddur is appropriate for a mix of all ages. Afterward, we welcome you to join us for the kiddush luncheon to follow. Bring your friends! Email us to find out how to be more involved with this service.

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Kids Have Fun On Shabbat  

Kids Have Fun on Shabbat!

Held on the following Shabbat mornings at 10:00 AM:
March 21, April 18, May 2, 16, 30
(Not offered April 4)

Drop your child off so you are free to daven in the main sanctuary. We will have Shabbat friendly crafts, stories, toys, games and sing Shabbat songs together!

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Shabbat Morning Service - Live Broadcast

Cannot make it to shul this Shabbat? Listen to the Shabbat morning service live from any computer! Shabbat morning services will be broadcasted live every week from 9 AM to Noon.

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Minyan Services

•  Monday to Thursday — 7:30 AM, 6:00 PM
•  Friday — 7:30 AM / Kabbalat Shabbat Service — 5:30 PM
•  Saturday and Sunday — 9:00 AM, 6:00 PM

•  Canadian Holidays — 9:00 AM, 6:00 PM

Special Holiday Service Times:
Erev Pesach (1st Seder) Friday, April 3: 9:00 AM, 5:30 PM
Pesach Day 1 (2nd Seder) Shabbat, April 4: 9:00 AM, 5:30 PM

Praying together at daily services can be very uplifting and rewarding. People who are saying kaddish or have yahrzeits for loved ones are appreciative of the support of our daily Minyan. Please help out by joining us once or twice a week ... and bring a friend! If you have any questions about this service, call Bill Weissmann, Shammes, at 204-452-3711 x456 or email

Torah L'Chayim  

Torah L'Chayim
With Chazzan Aníbal Mass

Every Shabbat following Kiddush luncheon

This study group covers a range of topics associated with the Torah portion of the week, quoting from a wide variety of Kabbalistic, Rabbinic and modern sources, in a way that even a beginner will be able to gain a clear understanding. Each weekly lesson will feature a free English/Hebrew guide, with commentaries and study questions for you to take home.

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Daily and Weekly Services

Shabbat Morning Services

We welcome you to join us in the Sanctuary every Shabbat morning to participate in the comfort of prayer and the warmth of community.

  9:00 AM Birchot ha-shachar and Shacharit
  9:45 AM Torah Service
11:00 AM Sermon
11:15 AM Musaf Service


Family Friendly Sanctuary

Our sanctuary is more family friendly than ever! In addition to our friendly and welcoming ushers, a play area with toys is now located at the back of the sanctuary, complete with plush Torahs, picnic tables and Shabbat themed books. Children are welcomed to the bimah to participate during the service! Give us a try this Shabbat!


Kabbalat Shabbat Alive with Keyboard Returns!

Join us as Bar and Bat Mitzvah students lead these special services before their simcha, helping us all welcome Shabbat together. Each service features keyboard accompaniment by Chazzan Aníbal “Yitzchak” Mass.

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Stay and schmooze with friends following the service.





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