Recently, Lucy completed a year as a JAFI Israel Fellow at Hillel York University in Toronto. As an Israel Fellow, Lucy was working with the Jewish students on campus, creating and leading events and activities on issues that are connected to Israel and Judaism. Lucy received a B.Ed. from the Kibbutzim College of Education in Tel Aviv in 2014. Previous to that she […]
We’ll be hosting an Israel booth at the Mosaic Multicultural Festival on August 18th from 10am-5pm. Come stop by and say hello! Want to help out? Volunteer shifts will be an hour long at the Halifax Waterfront. If interested, please contact Naomi at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Camp Kadimah’s 75th Visitor’s day is coming soon on July 29th from 11:00AM* to 4:30 PM. Come out to Barss Corner for a fun-filled day consisting of seeing your loved ones, swimming in Lake William, reuniting with old friends and various other fun-filled activities that Kadimah has to offer! *If you have a child at […]
Come out to the St. John Jewish Historical Museum on 91 Leinster Street to have an author reading and presentation of the Address of Amsterdam by Mary Dingee Fillmore and Ruth Wolpin. This will take place on Monday August 13th at 7:00 PM.
Looking for something to do this summer? Check out the following job we’re hiring for! Special Projects Coordinator Start Date: July 9th, 2018 End Date: Aug. 31st, 2018 Hours per week: 30 Number of weeks: 8 Hourly wage: $12.00 Location: Halifax, NS Responsibilities: Helping plan, organize and coordinate all AJC programs/events including our upcoming Pride Shabbat Dinner, Camp Kadimah’s 75th-anniversary […]
The AJC is participating with the LGBTQ community in the Halifax Pride Parade for our second year in a row! It will be held on July 21st from 1PM – 4PM. The parade will take place all over Downtown Halifax. For more information about the parade check out https://www.halifaxpride.com/parade/ Everyone is welcome to join and the event is FREE! […]
Each summer, we run a program right after Visiting Day that is designed to give kids aged 6 to 9 who are not quite ready for camp a chance to experience Kadimah. The PGD program is designed for kids aged 6 to 9 who want to experience a taste of summer camp at Kadimah without […]
Camp Kadimah is our overnight Jewish summer camp located on the shores of Lake William on the South Shore of Nova Scotia about an hour away from Halifax. Every summer, over 300 Jewish youth ages 7-16 from Atlantic Canada, Ontario, the United States, and Israel gather for a multi-week experience featuring Judaism and Israeli culture along […]
From July 27-29 Camp Kadimah is hosting the 75th anniversary in Halifax. Registration is ending on May 31. See www.kadimah75.com for more information!
Join the AJC at the Maritime Museum of the Atlantic on Sunday June 24th, 2pm, for a talk by Eli Moskowitz, author of the book “Jews of the Titanic”. The book will launch at the Titanic Conference on June 21st. Topics of the talk will include kashrut onboard ship, the “agunot” dilemma*, Jewish burial in Halifax, and more. […]