Hosted at the Shaar on April 4th at 5:30 pm. The stories in the book of Genesis such as, creation, humanity’s fall, the flood, Abraham and Isaac etc., have intrigued and inspired Jews, Christians, and Muslims alike for millennia. In the 1990s Bill Moyers facilitated a 10-part series on Genesis to stimulate interfaith dialogue in […]
Dalhousie Collegium Cantorum and Nova Sinfonia presents: Giuseppe Verdi: Requiem Monday, March 26, 7:30 p.m. Faith Tabernacle, 6225 Summit Street, Halifax Tickets: $25 regular /$20 for students available at Dalhousie’s Fountain School of Performing Arts, from choristers, online at novasinfonia.ca, or at the door. During World War II, Jewish prisoners at the Terezin concentration camp […]
March 24th at 10:00 am in the small Chapel The service will be led by Zane Brown and Peter Svidler, who were both section heads of the younger sections at Camp Kadimah. A delicious kiddush will follow.
“Holocaust: A Community Remembrance – Yom HaShoah 2018”, Moncton’s annual Holocaust Memorial service will be on Sunday, April 15th, at 2pm. With guest speaker Dr. Sonia Thon. Tiferes Israel Synagogue, 56 Steadman Street, Moncton. There will be prayers, lighting of memorial candles, and fellowship.
The Annual Fredericton Holocaust Memorial Observance will take place on Sunday, April 15, 2018 at 3:00 pm. The service and reception will be co-sponsored by Sgoolai Israel Synagogue and the Capital Community Church. The keynote speaker is Faigie Schmidt Libman. Faigie Schmidt, an only child, was born into an affluent family in Kaunas, Lithuania […]
On Thursday, April 12th between noon and 2:00 pm in the front plaza of the Halifax Central Library on Spring Garden Road, we in Halifax will join with Jewish communities throughout the world in the public recitation of names of Jewish victims of the Holocaust. This reading aloud of the names of Jewish victims who […]
SAINT JOHN JEWISH HISTORICAL MUSEUM 91 LEINSTER STREET, SAINT JOHN, N.B. E2L 1J2 TEL: (506) 633-1833; EMAIL : SJJHM@NBNET.NB.CA HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL DAY OBSERVANCE (YOM HASHOAH) MONDAY, APRIL 16, 2018; 7:30 P.M. SHAAREI ZEDEK SYNAGOGUE 91 LEINSTER STREET, SAINT JOHN, N.B. The programme will feature a keynote address by Mrs. Faigie Libman. She was […]
Join the Cape Breton Jewish community for their annual Yom HaShoah ceremony on Sunday, April 15th, 2018, 2pm, at Temple Sons of Israel Synagogue (Whitney Avenue, Sydney). The program will include a candle-lighting ceremony with candles let by members of the Cape Breton Regional Police Force and a talk by Allan Rosenfeld, author of Holocaust […]
Hillel Atlantic & JNF U present a talk by Noam Gershony – the Israeli Helicopter crash survivor who became a paralympic gold medalist! Thursday, April 5th, 2018, 5pm, at Dalhousie, Tupper Medical Building – Theater B. Free Admission. A light Kosher-for-Passover snack will be available.
The AJC will be hosting a joint Yom HaZikaron/Yom Ha’atzmaut Ceremony this year on Wednesday, April 18th, 7pm at the Shaar Shalom synagogue. The ceremony will feature a number of musical acts and readings by members of the Halifax Jewish community, starting by recognizing the sombre tone of Yom HaZikaron and transitioning into the joyous […]