Special Events & Concerts

Our Special Events and Concerts include luncheons, backyard BBQs, weekday and Sunday concerts, seasonal festivals, cultural and holiday lunches and presentations, movies, and more!

The cost of caregivers to attend events and concerts is the same price as members. Please purchase your tickets in advance to avoid disappointment as events sell out quickly!

For more information about Special Events and Concerts, please contact Lily Boltianski at 416-225-2112, ext. 103 or lilyb@betelcentre.org.

To purchase a ticket for a Special Event or Concert, please call Reception at 416-225-2112 ext. 0 to purchase over the phone, or visit Reception during our hours of operation.

Live Concert with Reuven Grajner
Enjoy music from pianist and songwriter Reuven Grajner, who is joined by singer Bernis Gorin. Songs in Yiddish and English.
Wednesday, January 11
2:00 pm
Price: members $8; non-members $12

Group Piano Sing-Along!
Join Deborah Maes for a group sing-along (with lyrics!) while she accompanies with the piano. Bring your song requests!
Wednesday, January 18
2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Price: Free
Drop in! No registration required.

Live Concert “Lyrical Leisure” **This event has been cancelled and will be rescheduled in March.**
Enjoy music with well-known singers Elena Lunsky and Marat Iliyasov. Songs in English, Italian and Spanish.
Wednesday, January 25
2:00 pm
Price: members $8; non-members $12

Tea With Gail
Meet the Executive Director of the Bernard Betel Centre, Gail Gould, for a cup of tea. Talk, socialize, ask questions and get to know more about the centre.
Thursday, January 26
Wednesday, February 15
10:00 am – 11:00 am
Price: Free
Drop in! No registration required.

Etrog Tu B’Shvat Celebration
This program will be held in Hebrew. Join us for songs, discussion and activities to celebrate Tu B’Shvat. Fruit, cake and coffee are included.
Tuesday, February 7
4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Price: $10
Register: Call Vivian (416-663-8366) or Aviva (647-886-7861). Register by February 3.

Live Concert
Join us for a concert with Morris Kast! Morris will sing songs in a variety of languages and get us dancing with upbeat music.
Wednesday, February 8
2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Price: $8 members, $12 non-members
Drop in!

New Member Meet and Greet
Are you a new member to the centre or haven’t visited us in awhile? Join us to chat about programs happening in the centre, ask questions and meet other new members.
Thursday, January 26 and February 16
11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Price: Free

OACAO Seniors Active Living Fair
Join us to interact with local agencies, community resources, service providers and health practitioners! Giveaways, refreshments, prizes and more!
Wednesday, February 22
1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Price: Free
Drop-in! No registration required!

Check out a full list of our Winter 2023 Programs!