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2017 Asper Human Rights and Holocaust Studies Program

We are presently making plans for the 2017 Asper Foundation Holocaust and Human Rights Studies Program. This program is for students in grades 8, 9 or 10. All students are required to participate in 9 educational sessions (2 hours each, usually taught on Sunday mornings) and complete 10 hours of independent community service. The curriculum for the educational component […]

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All Humans are Human

All Humans are Human Featuring: Lieutenant General the Honourable Romeo A. Dallaire, O.C., C.M.M, G.O.Q, M.S.C., C.D., (Retired) 2017 SHAAR SHALOM LECTURE AT DALHOUSIE Thursday, February 9, 2017 | 7 PM McInnes Room, Dalhousie University 2nd floor Dalhousie University Student Union Building 6136 University Avenue, Halifax, NS This event is free and open to the […]

CIJA Grassroots Consultation

CIJA’s Atlantic Region Grassroots Consultation

CIJA, the AJC’s national advocacy partner, is excited to announce their next round of community consultations coming to the Atlantic Region on January 24th at 7:30 PM (8:00 PM in Newfoundland). From confronting BDS and strengthening ties with Israel, to enhancing Jewish community security and empowering social services agencies, everything we accomplish is because of you. Be part […]

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Chazzan Brummer is coming to Moncton, January 13-14

Please note that on January 13-14, Tiferes Israel Synagogue will have the delight to listen to Schlomo Brummer, an outstanding Cantor with a beautiful voice. He will be in the Synagogue, leading services for Friday night service at 4:40 pm  Saturday morning service at 9 am In the evening of Saturday, January 14, he will be performing  (with Miky Braun pianist) at 7:00 pm    One hour of Classical […]

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International Holocaust Remembrance Day 

International Holocaust Remembrance Day: Remembering Elie Wiesel and Yaffa Eliach Thursday, January 26, 6:30pm – Paul O’Regan Hall, Halifax Central Library, 5440 Spring Garden Road, Halifax.  Elie Wiesel, Nobel Peace Prize-winning author and Holocaust survivor, whose work for Holocaust remembrance continues to influence, passed away on July 2.  Dr. Yaffa Eliach prominent and pioneering scholar of the Holocaust […]

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5th Annual Spencer House Senior Centre Christmas Lunch

The AJC will host Christmas lunch on Sunday, December 25th at the Spencer House Seniors Centre on Morris Street, Halifax. Are you interested in volunteering to serve up some Christmas cheer for seniors on Christmas Day? There are lots of opportunities (serving-greeting-entertaining!) for those wishing to help out! Volunteers needed: 10:30AM – 2PM Contact Edna LeVine, […]