The Atlantic Jewish Council

Welcome to the Atlantic Jewish Council

The Atlantic Jewish Council (AJC) has been the cornerstone of Jewish life in the Atlantic Canadian provinces since 1975, acting as the organized Jewish community’s representative and program/service provider for non-religious matters.

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Ongoing Community Programs

                                 Our Atlantic Communities

Latest News

Hamantaschen’s Available at the the Shaar

Hamantaschen are now available! Choose from fruit, assorted, poppy seed or jam @ $10.00 per dozen.  During the office hours.

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The Many advantages of Learning Hebrew

Joanna Mirsky Wexler alone teaches introductory Hebrew to grades 2 and 3, Israeli culture and Hebrew to Grade 4 students and Jewish history to grades 6 and 7. She uses games and activities with the younger students to make learning fun, so they associate Jewish school, and by extension their Jewish identities, with feeling good.

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Passover Orders

It’s time to place our order for Passover foods. We must order the items by the CASE, so if the numbers do not warrant, we cannot order the item. PLEASE RESPOND BEFORE FRIDAY, MARCH 15, 2019 by email to Naomi at nrosenfeld@theajc.ca Preference will be given to Israeli-made products; secondary consideration to other brands.  We…

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Kosher Meat Delivery

Deadline to order:   Next Friday, March 15th Shipping date: April 4th Tentative Arrival Date:  Tuesday, April 9th Next order will be for Rosh Hashanah

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Our Shaliach Program

We are thrilled to be running our Shaliach program (Israeli Emissary) again in the Atlantic provinces. Our schlich or schlicha spends time in the community. Topics that the schlich or schlicha can speak about/plan an activity around include: Israel Judaism Passover Yom HaShoah Yom Hazikaron Yom Ha’atzmaut Lag Ba’omer Shavout Any combination of the above!…

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