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Evenings of Sacred Hebrew Chant

Chanting and Chocolate: Sunday, January 27th, 7pm Evenings of Sacred Hebrew Chant and special musical guests Join us for a spiritual and musical evening followed by tea and chocolate! Chanting, a melodic and rhythmic repetition of a Hebrew phrase drawn from our sacred text, helps open hearts and quiet minds, to viscerally embody our liturgy […]

The Marcie-Ann Gilsig Series in Jewish Arts and Culture In Honor of Simon and Riva Spatz

The Simon and Riva Spatz Chair in Jewish Studies at Dalhousie University will not only advance knowledge in the study of Judaism, it will also contribute to the sense of community Jewish students experience on campus, and in Halifax. Based on the belief that knowledge and understanding breed tolerance and acceptance, the establishment of The […]

Thursday, November 8th 5:45PM, Dignity Day Ceremony. (Kristallnacht, Night of the Broken Glass)

Thursday, November 8th 5:45PM, Dignity Day Ceremony. (Kristallnacht, Night of the Broken Glass) Location: Cenotaph, Grand Parade Square (Barrington Street at George Street). Rain or Shine. Please join The Holocaust Education Week committee, community leaders, religious leaders and members of the general public as we commit ourselves to respecting diversity through our collective commemoration of Kristallnacht. Keynote […]

Holocaust Education Week 2012

The Atlantic Jewish Council is pleased to present the following programs for Holocaust Education Week Free admission to all events *Please help spread the word about these programs* Monday, October 29th 11:30AM – 1:30PM, Philip Riteman Co-hosted with NSCC Akerley Campus Location: NSCC Akerley Campus, 21 Woodlawn Road, Dartmouth Philip Riteman, Holocaust survivor, describes the […]

Kasim Hafeez: “The Day I Stopped Hating Israel” Free Admission Event

The Day I Stopped Hating Israel: Confessions of an Ex-Radical. Kasim Hafeez is a British Muslim of Pakistani origin. Armed with an anti-Israel and antisemitic agenda, Kasim used to be active in campaigning against Israel, attending marches, handing out leaflets pushing a one-state solution for the region, and calling for boycotts of Israeli goods. Often […]