The Youth Reconciliation Initiative and Halifax Moishe House WOW (Without Walls) are partnering to co-host an event discussing reconciliation with Indigenous peoples from a Jewish perspective.
DATE: Friday, October 25, 2019
TIME: 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm
LOCATION: MNFC, 2158 Gottingen Street, Halifax
– Land acknowledgment and blessing
– Presentation by Emily Nasson from the Mi’kmaq Native Friendship Centre
– Short presentation on reconciliation and Jewish values
– Shabbat candle lighting
– Dinner with small group discussions. Dinner will be vegetarian and dairy.
TOPIC: Discussions in the two presentations and during the dinner will include what reconciliation means in the 21st century, and what responsibilities we have as individuals and as a Jewish community.
AVAILABILITY: Youth (32 and under). RSVP through Eventbrite: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/youth-reconciliation-shabbat-dinner-tickets-76257465131?aff=efbeventtix&fbclid=IwAR2cn_vdGnYX82VHk-DVlnZaR9wvGBcAqrBD3AlAD7ofTQLhg5HjjCJ_mLw. Limited tickets. First come first served.
CONTACT: If you have questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact the coordinators at firstname.lastname@example.org