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Atlantic Jewish Council

International Holocaust Remembrance Day Commemoration in Halifax – Jan. 27th, 2pm, Pier 21

Date: Sunday, January 27 Time: 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Location: Bronfman Theatre, Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21.  Who Will Write Our History – Director: Roberta Grossman, 2018, 94 minutes, USA, English, Polish, Yiddish, with English subtitles.  Registration required, free.   In commemoration of International Holocaust Remembrance Day the Atlantic Jewish Council, the Canadian Museum of Immigration, and the University…

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2019 Asper Human Rights and Holocaust Studies Program

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…

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PJ Library Helps the Atlantic Jewish Council Build a Russian-Speaking Jewish Community in Atlantic Canada

Grants will strengthen social connections and engage Russian-speaking Jewish (RSJ) families in Jewish experiences and learning across the United States and Canada Halifax, NS – Russian-speaking Atlantic Canadian families raising Jewish children will now have more opportunities to participate in Jewish life, thanks to the RSJ Engagement Grant recently awarded by PJ Library®, the flagship…

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A Day of Fun on the South Shore – Sunday August 4th, 9am-6pm

Once again, PJ Library programming is in action! Come join the AJC and PJ Library for a fun family day along the South Shore. We will ride a coach bus together and have fun picking strawberries, swimming and playing in the sand at Rissers Beach, a bring-your-own picnic lunch, and visiting Camp Kadimah! The cost…

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PJ Goes to Camp Kadimah: July 30th, 10:15am-2:30pm ADT

Join PJ and spend the day at Camp Kadimah participating in regular camp activities with current campers and staff. Spend the day having a traditional camp meal (grilled cheese!!), doing arts & crafts, sports, song & dance, and so much more. Parents have the opportunity to meet Sarah Atkins, the camp director and learn more…

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Shalom Magazine: Spring 2019

The Spring 2019 issue of Shalom Magazine is now available to read for free in digital copy! Read all of the latest stories from our local communities.

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Camp Kadimah: Summer 2020

Registration for Camp Kadimah Summer 2020 is quickly approaching. Registration opens on Visitors Day, July 28th, 2019. Camp is so popular that it fills up before the end of September, so it is encouraged that you get your application in! Please apply online at https://www.campkadimah.com Look at the brochure attached with information, dates & rates,…

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The Shuk: Machane Yehuda – June 4th, Hillel House Atlantic, 7pm

The Atlantic Jewish Council Presents… The SHUK: Machane Yehuda  shuk food | fun atmosphere | israeli music  Tuesday, June 4th, 2019 7:00pm Hillel House Atlantic – 1480 Oxford St. (Side Entrance)  Cost – Free! (Please Register in Advance – https://form.jotform.com/91494303923256 All Ages Come join us and meet Nevo, our guest Israel fellow!

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