Youth Shavuot Programming & Registration links

Thursday, May 25, 7:30-9:00pm
Tikkun Leil Shavuot Youth Learning Track: “Last Licks with Rabbi Kenter” (pun intended)
Youth of Gesher & USY ages (Gr. 6-12), join Cantor Green and Rabbi Kenter (last chance before his departure!) in a meaningful and fun study track parallel to the congregation’s adult Tikkun Leil Shavuot (late-night Torah study in preparation to Receive the Torah on Shavuot Night). Two short classes of 30/45 minutes, and dairy treats in celebration of Shavuot.
Please register at

Friday, May 26, 5:00-6:00pm, for all kids in Grades K-7, and their families
Year-End Program for OTT and All Youth Families – A Shavuot Pizza Party!
Join our youth/families end-of-year program to celebrate Shavuot. A make-your-own pizza party with all the (kosher) toppings and a bunch of delicious sides.
Please register at

Saturday, May 27, 10:30-11:45am, for tots & families (Tot Shabbat) and Gr. K-5 (Kehillateinu)
Tot Shabbat &
Our regular Shabbat morning programs, but with a Shavuot twist! Enjoy a story (Tot Shabbat) or do some Torah study and a skit (Kehillateinu) on the theme of Shavuot, shared by our OTT Interim Director, Morah Corinne Baray, and meet our new Director of Youth Education and Programming, Sasha Kathron! And of course, we’ll have ice cream for all, in celebration of Shavuot! Your RSVP will help us prepare for the right number of people:

Saturday, May 27, 12:00-1:00pm, for the entire congregation
Dairy Shavuot Kiddush in Honour of Rabbi Kenter
One of the last chances to bid farewell to Rabbi Kenter as a community, with a delicious dairy kiddush prepared by Cater4U and sponsored by many members of the congregation. While kiddushim are always open to the whole community, we ask that you RSVP for this one at so that we can prepare accordingly.