Events Archive
Special Events

Just incase you want to see some of the other great things that have gone on in the past, we keep our past events here. See something you like and want us to offer it again…just let us know!! Everything old can be new again. If it could happen with Bell Bottoms – it could happen with anything!

Age Is Just A Number

Join The House as we share our love of the arts with seniors at Cummer Lodge, accompanied by piano, dance and more! Inspired by the concept of “Tikkun Olam”  ̶  an ongoing search for opportunities to heal, repair and transform the world  ̶  The House’s Age is Just a Number aims to build harmony and […]

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Braided

Think you’re sweet? Or do you have a salty side? Maybe there’s room for both? Show us how you roll… knead, bake and (of course) braid, at a challah bake which cuts straight to the doughy center and explains how every entwined strand adds more layers of inner harmony. Get ready to break bread with […]

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Switched to the Six: Summer Edition

We’re cranking up the heat for a sizzlin’ summer edition of Switched to the 6ix, The House’s ace Millennial networking night for those who recently relocated to Toronto, or made the switch a ways back.  Make no mistake, the newbies rule the patio – with plenty of chances to meet other pioneers who’ve likewise made […]

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The Amazing Race: Kindness Edition

You’ll be in it to win it once you feel the thrill of doing good. Team up and race to spread kindness all over town, by challenging everyday Torontonians to perform acts of kindness.  Groups gain points as they advance through stations corresponding to Maimonides’ “Eight Levels of Giving,”  and get the chance to make […]

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Purse Strings

A Conversation about Female Finance Who holds your purse strings? Be smart about the Jewish financial choices you make, and the little spare change you want to see in your life. Purse Strings: A Conversation about Female Finance will prep you to identify the priorities which tug at your wallet, and set a framework for […]

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Everyone Deserves Dessert

A Social Action Event They should have dessert, and eat it, too.   Finer delicacies uplift the spirit and should be shared by everyone – especially when the lasting effect means a sweeter lease on life. On January 30th, The House is partnering with Out of the Cold, a volunteer program which provides overnight accommodation, […]

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Illumin8

A Chanukah Holiday Program Sharing our Infinite Light   Anyone ever say, “You light up the room?” That might be because you’re made up of vibrant, boundless potential that’s just aching to burst forth. Every dark winter evening we add another candle to the menorah, we’re not just reminded of the Chanukah miracle, but also […]

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Yolk 2: Body and Brain

  Nothing can prepare you for how moving it is to hold your firstborn child in your arms for the very first time — from the kinship you share with women throughout history who’ve brought life into this world, to your profoundly intimate bond with the child you’ve helped create. But in the excitement of […]

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HotSox

A Social Action Event Think Outside the Sox   Striped. Checkered. Sparkly. Speckled with yellow polka-dots. To people like us, socks are merely a subtle fashion statement, a final trimming for the toes. But to others… they’re a precious necessity. Warmth is a currency for the homeless on the streets of Toronto, and it doesn’t […]

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Digital Detox | A Shabbat Dinner

Give your “operating system” a boost! We’re hooked to our technoculture. And why not? It gives us Ctrl, it helps us Esc… it’s built into our everyday Functn. But now that the we’ve virtually conquered the WWW, isn’t it time to rediscover other ways that bring us closer? Grab a seat at our wire-less Shabbat […]

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