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The Atlantic Jewish Council

St. John’s, NL

Holocaust Education Week: Oct. 30 – Nov. 07, 2019

Information and event links for our 3 public events are below. Please see each event for FREE registration information. For information on The Day I Met Hitler, on Wednesday, 7PM, October 30, click here. For information about Pinchas Gutter’s talk on Sunday, 2PM, November 3, click here. For information about Sol Nayman’s talk on Thursday,…

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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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St. John’s Public Menorah Lighting – Bannerman Park; Sun. Dec. 22nd, 4PM

Chabad of Newfoundland invites everyone to thier public Menorah lighting, which will take place at Bannerman park, on Sunday December 22nd at 4 PM.  St. John’s Mayor Breen has confirmed his attendance and will address the crowd. Other elected officials will be attending as well. This event is open to everyone. NEW this year – a fire juggling show…

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Chabad Newfoundland Rosh HaShana dinner – Monday, Sept. 30, 5:45 PM

Chabad Newfoundland is hosting a Rosh HaShana dinner on Monday, September 30 from 5:45 to 8:45 PM. The evening will include community candle lighting, a shofar service, and dinner, which includes traditional foods such as gefilte fish and brisket. Chabad is asking for $15 per adult and $8 per child (age 5–12), but no one…

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Jewish Community Havura Shabbat Service in St. John’s, NL, Sept 13, 7 PM

Time: Arrival time is 6:30 with the service beginning at 7:00 PM. Location: St. John’s, NL. Please contact the AJC at info@theajc.ca for specific address. Following the service, there will be a vegetarian/dairy potluck supper. A salad, main dish, dessert or other contribution to the meal would be appreciated. Whether you bring a dish or not,…

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Jewish Community Havura Shabbat Service – 6:30pm Friday, June 28

Katherine Side and Brad Gibb will be hosting this week’s Shabbat Service on Friday, June 28th.  Following the service, there will be a vegetarian/dairy potluck supper.   A salad, main dish, dessert or other contribution to the meal would be appreciated.  Whether you bring a dish or not you are welcome. If you can bring challah, please respond…

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