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The AJC’s 7th Annual Spencer House Christmas Day Lunch!

Are you interested in volunteering to serve up some Christmas cheer for seniors on Christmas Day? The AJC will host Christmas lunch on Tuesday, December 25th at the Spencer House Seniors Centre on Morris Street, Halifax. There are lots of opportunities (serving-greeting-entertaining!) for those wishing to help out! Volunteers needed: 11:00AM – 2PM Contact Edna […]

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2019 Asper Human Rights and Holocaust Studies Program

2019 Asper Human Rights and Holocaust Studies Program We are presently making plans for the 2019 Asper Foundation Holocaust and Human Rights Studies Program. This program is for students in grades 8 and 9. All students are required to participate in 9 educational sessions (2 hours each, usually taught on Sunday mornings) and complete 10 hours of […]

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The 2018 UJA Campaign is HERE!

Every year, through our annual United Jewish Appeal (UJA) of Atlantic Canada Campaign, the AJC helps strengthen Jewish life in Atlantic Canada, Israel, and across the world. Your generous donation impacts Jews of all ages in communities throughout the world, wherever Jews are in need. This year, for 2018, a very generous anonymous donor will be […]

Synagogue Skill Drill

Synagogue Skill Drill Shabbat, December 22, at 12:00-12:30pm Everyone is welcome to join us for the first workshop in a new, monthly series. Each month, following Shabbat morning services, we will focus on one particular synagogue skill. Give us 30 minutes and walk away with a new or improved skill! Our next session, facilitated by […]

Deborah’s Not-Quite-A-Sing-Along Song: NaKh & Nosh Reads Judges Chapter 5

Deborah’s Not-Quite-A-Sing-Along Song: NaKh & Nosh Reads Judges Chapter 5 Shabbat, December 15th at 12:00-1:30 pm. The prophet Devorah gets credit for authoring one of the oldest poems in the whole Bible. She congratulates certain tribes on a job well done and tells some others that they’ve been lazy bums. The specific images in the […]

Young Families Hanukkah get-together

Young Families Hanukkah get-together Sunday, December 9th at 12:30pm-2:00pm at Ronit & Alex’s home A get-together vegetarian potluck and playtime especially for families with infants and toddlers and those who love them. Activities will include Hanukkah stories, songs, and some nosh. For the address and more information, please RSVP to Rabbirayshweiss@gmail.com by Thursday, December 6.

First Friday Shabbat Story Share

This Friday, December 7th: First Friday Shabbat Story Share Shabbat Story Share returns! Come learn other members’ personal Jewish stories through their sharing of personal objects of meaning. Shabbat Story Share takes places in the middle of regular Friday night services, during the sermon slot. This coming month we will hear from Yoli Wassersug.