Shavuot Services: Prayer and Learning Wednesday, May 31st & Thursday June 1st, at 9:15am Please join us as we celebrate receiving the Torah. Yizkor on June 1st and a special learning session facilitated by Rabbis Weiss and Rank following the service both days, 12-1pm. Day 1 learning session: Unworthy Angels & Missing Messiahs: A […]
Conversation with Garry Williams Shabbat, May 13th at 12-1pm Over Kiddush, come hear the story behind playwright Garry William’s most recent production,KAMP: A Holocaust Musical?! which centers on the story of gay victims of the Nazis during WWII.
Registration for the Halifax Hebrew School – New Applicants (September 2017) If you have a child born in 2013 or after and are interested in joining Hebrew School, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or contact your synagogue’s administrator for a Registration Form.
Tuesday, May 16th, 2017 – 7:30 pm Following the evening minyan service which begins at 6:45 pm. Attendance at the service would be appreciated. Beth Israel Synagogue – Youth Lounge – 1480 Oxford Street, Halifax
Please join us for the first installment of a new lecture series to be held periodically on Tuesday evenings: […]
Looking for something to do this summer? Between the ages 18 and 30? Full-time student? Check out the following job we’re hiring for! Community Events Coordinator Start Date: June 5th, 2017 End Date: Aug. 11th, 2017 Hours per week: 30 Number of weeks: 10 Hourly wage: $12.50 Location: Halifax, NS Responsibilities: Planning and coordinating events […]
Sunday, May 14th, 2017 | 7:00 pm | Kenneth C. Rowe Hall | Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21 Join us for a FREE evening with Canadian fashion icon Jeanne Beker. Reflect on the heart-wrenching events of the Holocaust as she reads from her parents’ memoir, Joy Runs Deeper, and discusses how her parents’ story […]
Thursday, June 8 | 6:30PM | Paul O’Regan Hall, Halifax Central Library The Atlantic Jewish Film Festival invites you to a free screening (with a special guest speaker) of: Enter the world of Ohad Naharin, renowned choreographer and artistic director of the Batsheva Dance Company. Meeting him at a critical turning point in his personal life, […]
Get the scoop this Shavuot Wednesday, May 31th, 5:30pm, Chabad House (1171 Waterloo Street.) Hear the Ten Commandments dairy dinner following FAMILY $36 RSVP BEFORE MAY 15 For any more information call 902.422.4222 Email CHABADOFNS@AOL.COM
LATE NIGHT WITH THE ‘RABBIS’ Sunday, May 30th, 9:25pm -11:15 pm, Chabad House (1171 Waterloo Street.) On the first night of Shavuot Jewish throughout the world observe the centuries-old custom of conducting an all-night vigil dedicated to Torah learning, and preparation for receiving the Torah anew the next morning. One explanation for this tradition is […]