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Tikkun Leil Shavuot

JCC Squirrel Hill

May 25, 2023

10 pm-1 am
Free and Open to the Community


THURSDAY, MAY 25, 2023 | 10:00 PM – 1:00 AM
JCC SQUIRREL HILL Kaufmann Building – Darlington Entrance

5738 Forbes Avenue (entrance on Darlington Road), PITTSBURGH, PA 15217

Join your Pittsburgh community in person for a night of learning with well-known local rabbis and thinkers.

No Registration Necessary

Cheesecake & Coffee | Dietary Laws Observed

10:00 – 10:50 PM
  • Hakhel: A Year of Unity – Rabbi Yisroel Altein, Chabad of Squirrel Hill
  • The Centrality of Diaspora – Rabbi Amy Bardack, Dor Hadash
  • The Scroll of Naomi: A Look at Ruth Through the Eyes of the Other Strong Woman in the Narrative – Cantor Michal Gray-Schaffer, Congregation B’nai Abraham in Butler
  • Judaism Disrupted: A Look at the New, Old, and Reconstructed – Rabbi Sharyn Henry, Rodef Shalom Congregation & Rabbi Jessica Locketz, Pittsburgh-area rabbi and educator
  • Rules for Engagement: Exploring Nuance as a Jewish Value – Liron Lipinsky, International Vice President of Enrichment Strategy for BBYO
  • Ezekiel’s Amazing Dream of God – Rabbi/Hazan Jeff Myers, Tree of Life Congregation
  • Back on the Rack: How Israel Lost its Right to High End Fashion After the Golden Calf – Rabbi Jonathan Perlman, New Light Congregation
  • Working Together to “Become a Better Me”: An Invitation to Mussar – Rabbi Ron Symons, Senior Director of Jewish life and Director of the Center for Loving Kindness at the JCC

Coming Events
Jan 1 – Dec 31
Our Squirrel Hill and South Hills Facilities are OPEN! Operating Hours Squirrel Hill – 412-521-8010 Monday-Thursday: 6 am-9:30 pm Friday: 6 am-6 pm Saturday and Sunday: 8 am-5 pm South...
Jan 1 – Dec 31
Squirrel Hill Marsha Mullen [email protected] 412-339-5415 PICKLEBALL A fun sport that combines many elements of tennis, badminton and ping-pong. Tuesdays 11:30 am- 1 pm Beginner lesson on one court 11:30...
Mar 3
9 am-2:30 pm
JCC of Greater Pittsburgh Blood Drive Celestial Giveaway Sunday, March 3, 9 am – 2:30 pm JCC Squirrel Hill, 5738 Darlington Road, Pittsburgh, PA 15217 JCC South Hills, 345 Kane...
Mar 5
The JCC, in partnership with Awaken Pittsburgh, the region’s go-to mindfulness resource, is providing our members with a number of in-person and virtual guided meditations each month. Based on evidence-based...