Tea is for Talmud

August 15 @ 12:15 pm – 1:00 pm Just Us Coffeehouse, 5896 Spring Garden Road  Join Rabbi Weiss at Just Us! Coffeehouse, 5896 Spring Garden Rd, during your lunch-break for the fifth and final installment of our summer lunchtime Talmud series. Each week, come explore one essential Talmud story and its implications today. We will meet in the […]

Dr. Harry Rajchgot Book Reading

Dr. Harry Rajchgot will be reading from his novel Gravitational Fields at the Saint John Jewish Historical Museum, 91 Leinster Street, Saint John on Monday, August 28, 2017 at 7:00 p.m. Harry Rajchgot was born in a displaced persons’ camp, the son of Holocaust survivors who spent the war years in the Soviet Union. Gravitational Fields is his […]


The AJC’s Annual New Year’s BBQ – Sept. 17th, Conrose Field

The entire community is invited to join us for our annual New Year’s FREE Kosher BBQ at Conrose Field (Conrose Ave, Halifax, NS, B3H 2A6) on Sept. 17th from 12:00pm to 2:00pm. Food items will include: Kosher Hot Dogs & Buns Water & Juice Chips Fruit Candy! Vegetarian options available for vegetarians only Activities will include: Israeli/Jewish music Playground […]

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The Gilsig Series in Jewish Arts & Culture – Oct. 17th, 2017

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 17 THE SARAJEVO HAGGADAH: Music of the Book Gilsig Series in Jewish Arts and Culture 7:00 pm, Sir James Dunn Theatre, Dal Arts Centre Drawing upon the musical traditions of Spain, Italy, Austria, and Bosnia-Herzegovina, and featuring the haunting imagery of the manuscript itself, The Sarajevo Haggadah: Music of the Book, creatively interprets the […]

UJA Volunteer Training

The 2017 UJA Campaign of Atlantic Canada is fast approaching… and we need YOUR help!

Couldn’t make it to the training day on Sunday? No Problem! We are still looking for volunteers for our annual United Jewish Appeal (UJA) Campaign of Atlantic Canada! Please contact Naomi (nrosenfeld@theajc.ns.ca) for more information. Whether you’re new to Atlantic Canada or you’ve lived here all of your life, this is your chance to get […]

The AJC Receives Prestigious PJ Library Grant

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 18th, 2017 PJ Library Helps the Atlantic Jewish Council Connect Jewish Families and Celebrate Jewish Life Grants will strengthen social connections and increase opportunities for Jewish experiences and learning across the United States and Canada Halifax, NS – Halifax-area families raising Jewish children will now have more opportunities to participate in […]