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Canadian-Israeli Relations —  Past, Present, and Future

Canadian-Israeli Relations — Past, Present, and Future

Canadian-Israeli Relations —  Past, Present, and Future: A Discussion with Shlomit Sufa, Deputy Chief of Mission, Embassy of Israel, Ottawa 4PM, Sunday, September 18 at Shaar Shalom Congregation (1981 Oxford, at the corner of Oxford and Pepperell) Free and open to the community Light refreshment will be provided Come learn about the important political, economic, […]


AJC Community Picnic THIS Sunday!

We are getting very excited for our community BBQ happening this Sunday, September 11th from 12pm-2pm at the Shaar Shalom (outdoors on the lot near McDonalds on Pepperell Street). There will be lots of food and fun for the whole family! Come and meet the Incoming Executive Director of the AJC, Ms. Naomi Rosenfeld, and the new […]


November 16th-20th  The Atlantic Jewish Film Festival (AJFF) is presented by the Atlantic Jewish Council, a registered non-profit society with charitable status, but it is largely volunteer-driven.  Following the success of last fall’s second annual AJFF, the AJFF organizing committee is giddily anticipating another festival of capacity crowds eager to dine out on five days of award-winning […]


Holocaust Memorial Day 2016

New Brunswick Fredercton Sgooli Israel Synagogue, April 10, 2016 at 3:00pm Speaker: Faigie Libman Saint john Saint John, Jewish Historical Museum April 11, 2016 Speaker: Faigie Libman Moncton Tiferes Israel Synagogue May 15, 2016 Speaker: Dorota Glowacka Saint John Saint John, High school students April 1st Speaker: Francis Weil Miramichi, NB Miramichi Valley High School […]



SCOTS JEWS: IDENTITY, BELONGING AND THE FUTURE By Judah Passow Presented by the Atlantic Jewish Council Chase Gallery, NS Archives 6016 University Avenue, Halifax December 2nd  – 20th 2015 Opening reception: Wednesday, December 2nd 7pm Special Guest Linda Kislowicz | President & CEO Jewish Federations of Canada – UIA  Award-winning documentary photographer Judah Passow spent a year photographing […]


Holocaust Education Week 2015

November 1 – 9 2015. Halifax, NS. 2015 Holocaust Education Week Schedule: Sunday, November 1st. Speaker: Nate Leipciger, Holocaust survivor. Halifax Central Library, Paul O’Regan Hall, 5440 Spring Garden Road, Halifax | 2:00 pm. Audience members will receive a complimentary copy of the memoirs of Nate Leipciger, The Weight of Freedom, from The Azrieli Foundation. […]

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Art Show: Jewish Artists in Atlantic Canada July 4 – 29

Chase Gallery, Nova Scotia  Archives, 6016 University Avenue, Halifax. Hours: M-F 8:30am – 4:30PM; Wednesday evening until 9PM. Saturday : 9am – 5PM. The Atlantic Jewish Council is proud to present the inaugural exhibition Jewish Artists in Atlantic Canada, a juried show featuring artists from the Maritime provinces. This survey show runs the gamut in […]


2015 Holocaust Memorial Observances in Atlantic Canada

YOM HASHOAH 2015 HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL DAY OBSERVANCES IN ATLANTIC CANADA. Below is the 2015 information for Holocaust Memorial Day observances in Atlantic Canada. Please contact the Atlantic Jewish Council for additional information: or 902-422-7491 x221.   Community: Halifax, NS. Date: Thursday, April 16, 2015. Time: 7pm. Place: Maritime Museum of the Atlantic, 1675 Lower […]