Shavuot Schedule

Celebrate Shavuot with your BT family. Bring your entire family for an inspiring Yom Tov celebrating the giving of the Torah at Mount Sinai. Join us for one meal or one class or celebrate the entire Chag with us!

TIKUN LEIL SHAVUOT, Torah and Ethics in the 21st century - Saturday Evening, June 8
7:00 pm: Rabbi Wohlberg - Halacha and Ethics; Can they be in conflict?

7:45 pm: Mincha

8:15 pm: Panel Discussion: Moderated By, Rabbi Posner
  • Rabbi Eli Yoggev (Beth Tfiloh Clergy)
  • Dr. Ed Schlesinger (Professor of Engineering at Johns Hopkins) 
  • Dr. Adrian Dobs (Johns Hopkins Clinical Research Network
  • Kelley Spigel Goldberg, Esq. ’04 (Divorce and Family Law)  
9:10 pm: Maariv

9:14 pm: Candle Lighting

9:30 pm: Enjoy a delicious SHAVUOT DAIRY DINNER - 

10:30-11:30 pm: Rabbi Chai Posner:
The Ethics of Free Choice 

11:30 pm-12:00 am: Coffee Break

12:00 am: ALL NIGHT LEARNING Join Rabbi Yoggev for all night Shavuot learning, beginning at 12 am in the High School Crane Auditorium, with a delicious BBQ break at 2:30 am. Choose from ten different topics in Jewish thought, Tanach, and halacha, including Talmudic stories, Judaism and Christianity, Jewish symbols, Hasidic texts, the Afterlife, Ecclesiastes, and more! There will also be all-night learning for our High School students and alumni with Rabbi Mordechai Soskil and other members of our Judaic Studies faculty. A sunrise Shacharit service will take place at 4:45 am, followed by breakfast. 

1ST DAY SHAVUOT – Sunday, June 9
4:45 am: Shacharit in the High School Beit Midrash followed by breakfast in the Crane Multi-Purpose Room

8:45 am: Combined Morning service in the Dahan Sanctuary and Installation of Officers & Board Members

10-10:30 am: Women’s Shiur: The 10 Commandments - Too Many or Too Fewwith Rabbanit Bracha Jaffe, Spector Board Room

12:00 pm: Enjoy an enhanced Dairy Kiddush sponsored by the Congregational Officers and the Officers of the Board of Directors followed by more learning in an “Ask the Rabbi” session in the Epstein chapel. Everything you’ve ever wanted to know about... anything!

4:00 pm: Scooper Dooper PreSchool Shavuot Fun with Rabbi Chai Posner. Join him for a “Bema Adventure” followed by yummy ice cream treats and outdoor fun! (REGISTRATION REQUIRED). Register by JUNE 5th

2ND DAY SHAVUOT - Monday, June 10

8:45 am: Morning Service – Dahan Sanctuary

9:15 am: Morning Service - Epstein Chapel 

10:00 am: Yizkor Service

Kiddush Following Services

Shavuot Registration

Beth Tfiloh Congregation
Roz & Marvin H. Weiner Family Campus | 3300 Old Court Road, Baltimore, MD 21208 | 410-486-1900 |
Celebrating the Joy of Judaism. Embracing all Jews.
One of the leading Modern Orthodox synagogues in America, with a diverse membership, and an extensive offering of religious services, classes and year-round Jewish programming for all ages.