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Art Show: Jewish Artists in Atlantic Canada July 4 – 29

Chase Gallery, Nova Scotia  Archives, 6016 University Avenue, Halifax. Hours: M-F 8:30am – 4:30PM; Wednesday evening until 9PM. Saturday : 9am – 5PM. The Atlantic Jewish Council is proud to present the inaugural exhibition Jewish Artists in Atlantic Canada, a juried show featuring artists from the Maritime provinces. This survey show runs the gamut in […]


2015 Holocaust Memorial Observances in Atlantic Canada

YOM HASHOAH 2015 HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL DAY OBSERVANCES IN ATLANTIC CANADA. Below is the 2015 information for Holocaust Memorial Day observances in Atlantic Canada. Please contact the Atlantic Jewish Council for additional information: info@theajc.ns.ca or 902-422-7491 x221.   Community: Halifax, NS. Date: Thursday, April 16, 2015. Time: 7pm. Place: Maritime Museum of the Atlantic, 1675 Lower […]

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11th Annual 2014 Holocaust Education Week – Nov. 2nd – 8th.

11th Annual Holocaust Education Week, November 2nd – 8th, 2014. Complete HEW Brochure available here. SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 2 Eliminating Diversity: A Multi-Sensory Exploration of the Communities Affected by the Holocaust. McCain Building, Dalhousie University | 7:00 PM | Free Hosted by Hillel of Atlantic Canada.   MONDAY, NOVEMBER 3 Multiple Narratives, Not All of Them True: Understanding […]


You’re invited to the UJA 2014 Campaign Kick Off!

We are honored to have His Excellency, the Israeli Ambassador to Canada, Rafael Barak on his first official visit to the Atlantic Region as our Keynote speaker. Event Details Place: Shaar Shalom Synagogue — 1981 Oxford St Halifax, NS B3H 4A4 Date: Tuesday, August 19th Time: 8 pm About Rafael Barak Ambassador Rafael “Rafi” Barak is an […]

Halifax Stands with Israel

  By Mark David, Consultant, Advocacy (AJC). The evening of July 23, Shaar Shalom Synagogue in Halifax was the scene of a community gathering, Singing, Solidarity and Hope for Israel, organized by the Atlantic Jewish Council and the Centre for Israel and Jewish Affairs (CIJA). Howard Conter, past President of the AJC and current Atlantic Canada […]

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Atlantic Jewish Film Festival

  Atlantic Jewish Film Festival: November 13-16, 2014     TICKET PRICES Tickets: $12 | Students & Seniors: $10 | AJFF Gala Party : $15 TICKETS ARE AVAILABLE Online at ticketatlantic.com | Atlantic Superstore Ticket Outlets Purchase by Phone: 902-451-1221 | Toll free: 877-451-1221 Ticket Atlantic Box Office: Scotiabank Centre Carmichael & Duke Street entrances […]


2014 / 5774 Holocaust Memorial / Yom HaShoah Services in Atlantic Canada

Holocaust Memorial Day / Yom HaShoah 2014 / 5774 programs in Nova Scotia: Halifax, NS. Monday, April 28th, 2014, 7:30PM. McNally Theatre Auditorium, Saint Mary’s University, 923 Robie St, Halifax, NS. Special guest: Helena Jockel, Holocaust survivor. Special presentation: Azrieli Foundation. Special presentation: Two Planks and a Passion Theatre, 937: Voyage of the St. Louis. […]

International Holocaust Remembrance Day 2014

Sunday, January 26th at 3pm KTS Room, New Academic Building, 2nd Floor, University of King’s College,6350 Coburg Road. Film: The House on August Street, Ayelet Bargur, director (2007, Hebrew and German with English subtitles, 63 minutes). “This valuable historical document tells with great expertise and effectiveness the moving story of the children of Beit Ahavah in Berlin and the way […]

Dalhousie IOC Hosts Wine and Cheese Party

The stately University Club on Dalhousie University’s Studley Campus served as a fitting backdrop to “Building Bridges: Israeli Wine & Canadian Cheese”, an event hosted by Dalhousie Israel on Campus on November 20, 2013 in coordination with the Atlantic Jewish Council and The Centre for Israel and Jewish Affairs.  http://www.cija.ca/cooperation/dalhousie-ioc-hosts-wine-and-cheese-party/