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The Atlantic Jewish Council
The Atlantic Jewish Council (AJC) has been the cornerstone of Jewish life in the Atlantic Canadian provinces since 1975, acting as the organized Jewish community’s representative and program/service provider for non-religious matters.
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Past Events

AJC Community Calendar 2023-2024:

The 2023-2024 AJC Community Calendar is now available! If we have your up-to-date address, you will receive a calendar just in time for Rosh Hashanah. The calendar includes: ·      Sept. 2023- Sept. 2024 calendar pages, which include English and Hebrew dates ·      All Major Jewish and Secular holidays ·      Shabbat Candle Lighting Times ·      Yizkors…

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Camp Kadimah 2024 Registration

Camp Kadimah Registration for 2024 is now open! For Campers interested in joining Camp Kadimah for 2024 the registration link is as follows https://kadimah.campintouch.com/ui/forms/application/camper/App. And if you are interesting in becoming a staff member for 2024 please apply through this link https://kadimah.campintouch.com/ui/forms/application/staff/App. For more information visit https://www.campkadimah.com/.

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80 Years of Kadimah:

This year marks 80 Years of Camp Kadimah. It was originally made to bring together the Jewish Community of Atlantic Canada, but it has since grown to bring Jewish children from all over. Now, we have welcomed our first 3rd generation Camp Kadimah kids. These kids grew up seeing and hearing about their parents’ and…

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The AGM was held on July 23rd, 2023 where a new board of directors for the AJC was elected. President: Mark David Vice-President: Adam Conter Immediate Past President: Arik Drucker Treasurer/ Corporate secretary: Roni Omessi Officer at Large: Neli Shpoker Members at Large: Howard Conter, Marilyn Kaufman, Naomi Levine, Miles Leznoff, Victoria Volkanova

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Shavuot Community Potluck

Shavuot, a Jewish holiday that commemorates the giving of the Torah to the Israelites of Mount Sinai. In ancient times, it was a harvest festival that marked the end of the barley harvest and the beginning of the wheat harvest in Israel. A tradition associated with Shavuot is the popularity for dairy foods, one of…

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Ongoing Community Programs

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