Morning Program, 8:30 am, Yeshivat Or Chaim, 159 Almore Ave., Toronto
Shacharit followed by introductions and explanations of selected Kinnot, led by Rabbi Jay Kelman and Dr. Martin Lockshin.
Afternoon Program, 12:30pm, Shaarei Shomayim Congregation, 470 Glencairn Ave., Toronto
Orthodox Union/ Yeshiva University Movie Presentation: “Making Tisha B'av Relevant To Us”, featuring Rabbi Kenneth Brander, Dr. David Pelcovitz, Rabbi Herschel Schachter, Rabbi Steven Weil, Rabbi Dr. Tzvi Hersh Weinreb
2:30 pm: Mincha
3:00 pm: "Parallels in the Destruction and Redemption of Jerusalem: Then and Now"
Arieh King, Director and Founder of the Israel Land Fund (ILF).
4:00 pm: "Only Simchas? The Spiritual Value of Mourning"
Rabbi Chaim Strauchler, Shaarei Shomayim Congregation
5:00 pm: "We Want Mashiach Now"
Rabbi Yakov Kerzner, Mizrachi Bayit
6:00 pm: "Mourning the Destruction While Choosing to Live in Galut"
Rabbi Yair Spitz, Yeshivat Bnai Akiva
7:00 pm: "Never at Home: Alienation, Exile and Redemption in the Thought of Rav Soloveitchik"
Dr. Elliott Malamet, Torah in Motion