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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 Get Together Grants

PJ Get Together Grants are now available in our community! These grants are available for families* (raising Jewish children) to host two or more other families (raising Jewish children) doing what they’d like to do  whether it’s Jewish holidays, Shabbat, volunteering, or something else** you think of. Check out www.pjlibrary.org/gettogether for more information. *Host families…

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PEIJC High Holy Day Events

The PEI Jewish Community is celebrating the High Holy Days through the events listed below. Please bring a folding chair for the prayer services. 1.   Rosh Hashanah (and potluck; dairy, vegetarian, or meat dishes are all okay. Please bring your own serving dishes and serving utensils) – Monday September 30 at 10:30 am promptly  2.   Kol…

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PEI Jewish Community Summer Picnic – 1-4pm, August 4, contact us for location

Now that summer is here (sort of) the PEI Jewish Community can get together with the summer visitors to reconnect.  Event: PEI Jewish Community Summer Picnic Date: Sunday August 4, 2019 Time: 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM Place: contact nrosenfeld@theajc.ca or news@peijc.org for location details POT Luck – Create your own feast and bring your favorite dish. – Bring your…

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Masa’s Yom Hazikharon Facebook Live Broadcast, May 7th, 1:00 – 2:30 PM

Yom Hazikharon is one of those times when we are challenged with curating opportunities on this side of the ocean, to share the intensity of emotions alongside Israel. One of the most meaningful, powerful and professional ceremonies taking place in Israel every year on Yom Hazikharon is that of the Jewish Agency’s Masa Israel Journey.…

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Yom Hashoah Memorial Services across Atlantic Canada

Fredericton, NB Location: Capital Community Church Time: 3PM Date: Sunday, April 28 Guest speaker: Andy Réti, Holocaust survivor. Saint John, NB Location: Shaarei Zedek Synagogue Time: 7:30PM Date: April 29th, 2019 Guest speaker: Andy Réti, Holocaust survivor. Halifax, NS Location: Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21 Date: Wednesday, May 1 Time: 7:30PM Guest speaker:…

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