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.

COST: Free

AVAILABILITY: Youth (32 and under). RSVP through Eventbrite: Limited tickets. First come first served.

CONTACT: If you have questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact the coordinators at

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