Interested in taking a guided walking/bus tour of historic Jewish Halifax? Come find out about: The two historic synagogues; The Jewish cemetery – including the gravesites of several Jewish Titanic victims; The Jewish Impact on Pier 21 – Canada’s equivalent of Ellis Island; The training of the Jewish Legion – including David Ben Gurion & […]
Shabbat, July 29th at 12:00-1:30pm Although Jews are the people of the book, there are many parts of the Jewish bible, the TaNaKh, we never read in services. The word TaNaKh is an acronym for the Jewish bible’s 3 categories of books: the Torah (the five books of Moses), Nevi’im (the Prophets), and Ketuvim (the […]
Shabbat, July 22nd at 12-1pm Join us after services for a panel discussion featuring community members and lawyers Darrel Pink, Josh Judah, and Emma Halpern, each speaking on their own work, Access to Justice, and current major justice issues locally. The panel discussion and Q&A will be moderated by Yolana Wassersu. The pride parade will […]
Tuesday, July 18th at 7pm Are you suffering from a loss? If you are interested in a safe space for processing loss and grief within a supportive Jewish context, please join us at our next session this coming Tuesday. The group is open to anyone in the community, will convene monthly, and is co-facilitated by […]
The Canadian Jewish Experience is a volunteer initiative to celebrate Canada and the contributions made by Jews to the building of a modern country. The Canadian Jewish Experience is presented through a detailed exhibit. It focuses on nine major themes, including patterns of immigration, war and diplomacy, public service, justice and human rights, economic growth, […]
Tuesday July 18, 12:15pm-1:00pm Join Rabbi Weiss at the Starbucks on Spring Garden Road during your lunch-break for the first of five weekly lunchtime Talmud classes. Each week, come explore one esssential Talmud story and its implications today. English translations provided. No RSVP required!
Don’t miss out on these important dates at Camp Kadimah! Visiting Day Weekend: July 22: Parents Meet & Greet (Halifax Farmer’s Market) July 23: Visiting Day at Camp From 11:00 am to 4:30 pm Pre-Gibbie Day: July 25: For children ages 6 to 9 from 10:30 am to 3:00pm 2018 Registration starts August 23, […]
The Halifax Jewish community will be having a special PRIDE SHABBAT DINNER! When: July 28th, 2017, 6:00 PM Where: The Rooftop Garden of Halifax Seaport Farmer’s Market, 1209 Marginal Road, Halifax, NS We welcome diverse community members to join us on this Friday evening as we mark the start of the Jewish Sabbath with a […]
We are hiring for a new position, Director of Hillel & Next Generation Engagement. You will be in charge of planning and implementing events and programs for students, teens, young adults and families. For more info, and to apply, click here!
This year’s pride parade will be on Saturday, July 22, 2017 at 1:00 PM. We will be marching together to show that Halifax’s Jewish Community celebrates pride in our diversity! We will have a banner to march with, free t-shirts, stickers and, flags as shown above! Arrival Time: 9:30am-12:30pm at the DND Dock Yards (“the marshalling […]