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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.

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Chai Mitzvah Group 2018 Celebration

This Shabbat: Chai Mitzvah Group 2018 Celebration December 8th at 12:00pm, following services Come help us mark our Chai Mitzvah Adult Learning group’s inaugural year of studies together! We will celebrate over kiddush by highlighting participants’ Jewish “bucket list” goals and projects.  Everyone is warmly welcome to join.

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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.

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Fifth Night Lighting at the Weiss-Rank Home

Fifth Night Lighting at the Weiss-Rank Home Thursday, December 6th at 5:30pm-7:00pm Please join us as we celebrate Hanukkah with a festive lighting and some light nosh, including homemade latkes and maybe even sufganiyot!

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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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Time to get your Hanukkiah and Candles

It’s almost that time of year again! If you need a hanukkiah and/or box of candles we’ve got you covered. Please fill out this form (https://bit.ly/2P0yWD8) and someone from the office will be in touch with you. 🕎

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Hanukkah Menorah Lighting

The Saint John Jewish Historical Museum  and Shaarei Zedek Synagogue invites all Saint John and area residents to join us as we celebrate Hanukkah, “The Festival of Lights”. The menorah lighting ceremony to mark the eighth day of Hanukkah will be outside the entrance to the  Saint John Jewish Historical Museum/ Shaarei Zedek Synagogue, 91…

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Math & Music:Yeah! Yeah! Yeah! Free public event.

Title: Math & Music: Yeah, Yeah, Yeah! Speaker: Dr. Jason I. Brown, Dalhousie University Location: Halifax Central Library, 5440 Spring Garden Rd., Halifax Date: Tuesday, November 27, 2018 Time: 7:00 pm  Music is all about mathematics – the science of patterns. This talk will explain why we like certain scales and rhythms, why we are…

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The Island Lecture Series November lecture

The Life and Times of Dr. Leo Frank: A Jewish Fox Rancher with Dr. Joseph Glass Tuesday, November 20, 7 p.m. SDU Main Building Faculty Lounge UPEI Campus The Island Lecture Series November lecture is Tuesday, November 20, at 7 p.m. in the SDU Main Building Faculty Lounge on the UPEI campus, and will feature Dr. Joseph…

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