AJC community volunteer opportunity this winter: This year we are partnering to provide support to a community shelter, Out of the Cold (St. Matthew’s United Church, 1479 Barrington Street), from January-April. How you can help: Volunteers are needed to make sandwiches and/or prepare a hot meal and deliver it to the shelter. Donations for us […]
Interested in taking a guided walking/bus tour of historic Jewish Halifax? Come find out about: The two historic synagogues; The Jewish cemetery – including the gravesites of several Jewish Titanic victims; The Jewish Impact on Pier 21 – Canada’s equivalent of Ellis Island; The training of the Jewish Legion – including David Ben Gurion & […]
Shabbat, February 24th, 12:00 pm – 1:30pm. Although Jews are the people of the book, there are many parts of the Jewish bible, the TaNaKh, we never read in services. The word TaNaKh is an acronym for the Jewish bible’s 3 categories of books: the Torah (the five books of Moses), Nevi’im (the Prophets), and […]
Wednesday, February 28th at 6pm Join us for a spirited megillah reading including live musical comedy entertainment by our rabbinic team! Come in your best costume and be ready to make some noise and enjoy refreshments.
Monday, February 26th at 7:30pm in Gold Room Chai Mitzvah is a program to enhance Jewish engagement. Like a book group, Chai Mitzvah network groups meet monthly for meaningful text-based discussions. What sets Chai Mitzvah apart from education programs is that each person in the group builds their ‘Jewish Bucket List‘ by adopting or deepening a […]
Yom HaShoah (Holocaust Remembrance Day) 2018 – Halifax. Thursday, April 12, 7PM, Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21 Special guest: Allan Rosenfeld, author of Holocaust Lumber. Growing up on a lumberyard just outside Toronto, Allan knew that he was different from most other kids. But it wasn’t the stacks of wood or the hard work […]
Join our Yom HaShoah/Holocaust Memorial Ceremony With Dr. Robert Katz, Professor, Visual Arts, University of Maine, Augusta Science Building, Memorial University, room 2109 on April 15, 2018 at 3:30 pm
Join Jewish Community Havura of Newfoundland and Labrador’s Purim party on Saturday, March 03, 2018 5:30 pm email@example.com for more information.
On Saturday, February 25, 2018 from 12-4pm join our Children’s Hamantashen Party in Newfoundland. RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org
On Saturday Night, February 24th please consider joining or supporting through donations The Shaar and Friends Coldest Night of The Year team. This is a fundraising event that benefits ARK, a local charitable organization that helps the homeless of Halifax. The walk is Feb 24th, Saturday evening at 5pm. You can join or pledge at the […]
On February 10, 2018 at 9:15am calling all Dal alumni, staff, and students for a special Dal-themed Shabbat honouring you and your university! We welcome all connected to Dal to wear any Dal paraphernalia you might have. Everyone is warmly welcome. Please also join us for our featuring speaker, following services at 12pm, Dalhousie’s first Spatz post-doctoral fellow […]
The AJC and PJ Library invite you to PJ Parents’ Dinner & Design Night! After you put your kids to bed, join PJ Library for an evening of dinner and clay painting. Each registrant will receive one free piece (e.g. plate, mug, or tray; approx. $25 value) to paint as they wish and take home. Dinner […]