The AJC’s 18th Annual Holocaust Education Week (HEW): November 1-7, 2021

Registration, additional program details, and links coming soon. All programs will be live-streamed in Atlantic Canada. Monday, November 1 | 7PM | Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21, Rowe Hall Speaker: David Korn, Holocaust survivor, in an interview with Elin Beaumont, Azrieli Foundation. This program will be live-streamed (not recorded) for those who want…

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Jewish Community Event Cancellations

Due to the ongoing situation in the world, the following events have been postponed or cancelled: PJ Library Get Together Grants (however, PJ Library will still process reports/reimbursements for any events that took place before March 17th, 2020). All May AND June 2020 Birthright Israel Trips The 2020 International March of the Living All events planned at the Saint…

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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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Nightly Screenings of “Tel Aviv on Fire” – Jan 13th-18th, 7pm, City Cinema (Charlottetown)

Tel Aviv on Fire Rated Parental Guidance (Coarse Language) ~ Runs 97 minutes Dir.: Sameh Zoabi, Luxembourg/Belgium/Israel/France, 2019 Kais Nashif, Lubna Azabal, Yaniv BitonIn Hebrew and Arabic with English subtitles Venice Film Festival winner, Best Picture and Best Actor “Tel Aviv on Fire, a delightfully satiric take on the Israeli-Palestinian quagmire, revolves around a third-rate soap opera…

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Chanukah Potluck (PEI) – Dec. 22nd, 3pm, Stratford

Date and Time: Sunday Dec 22 2019  3:00 – 5:00PMEvent: Chanukah PotLuck (dairy and parve) at the home of Shamara and Michael Fleischmann Location: Home of Shamara and Michael  (contact AJC for location) Notes: Latkes and sufganiyot always welcome…but salads and other dishes also needed and enjoyed! 😉 Dreidels available. Please feel free to bring your own Chanukiah and candles. And children…

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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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