The Halifax Jewish Community is invited to celebrate the marriage of Matthew Perkins McVey and Nika Booker Grandea on Saturday, December 15 at Beth Israel Synagogue. The chupah will begin at 7 PM with reception and traditional Jewish dancing to follow. The invitation with RSVP details is attached.
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 […]
2019 Asper Human Rights and Holocaust Studies Program We are presently making plans for the 2019 Asper Foundation Holocaust and Human Rights Studies Program. This program is for students in grades 8 and 9. All students are required to participate in 9 educational sessions (2 hours each, usually taught on Sunday mornings) and complete 10 hours of […]
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. 🕎
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 […]
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 […]
Jewish Songwriters and the Evolution of American Music by Larry Gaum Screening November 29th at 7:00pm at Shaar Shalom. Presented by Shaar Shalom and the ATLANTIC JEWISH FILM FESTIVAL. A documentary that traces the beginnings of Jewish musicians and songwriters from Eastern Europe to America and beyond. Did you ever wonder who wrote the […]
After you put your kids to bed, join PJ Library for an evening of lighter fare and board games. Date&Time: Saturday, November 24th 8-10pm Place: The Board Room Game Cafe (1256 Barrington st) Cost: FREE but please register (by Nov 22) here: https://bit.ly/2B8zO01