Welcome to the JFED e-weekly
June 8th, 2018
25th of Sivan
Candle lighting times;
Friday, June 8th - 9:42pm Shabbat begins
Saturday, June 9th - 11:24 pm Shabbat ends

Federation Programs
There are two days for volunteer opportunities and we would appreciate your help
To volunteer on Sunday, August 5th Click here
To volunteer on Monday, August 6th Click here
Community Calendar
Check out the community's upcoming events and add your organizations to the calendar. Click here for the calendar
Jewish Federation of Edmonton Casino
Our casino takes place on July 2nd and 3rd at WEM Starlight Casino. We have 7 more spots to fill! Volunteers are needed. Please email daniu@edjfed.org
JCC Maccabi Games - Alberta
Bottle Drive - Sunday June 24th in support JCC Maccabi - Edmonton Click here for more info
Your UJA - Our Community, Our Responsibility, Our Future
Click here to make your donation today!
J.CORE - Jewish Community Outreach Reconnect Edmonton
Shachar Hason - Comedy Night - Monday, June 11th at 7:30 pm at Yuk Yuk's.
Community Young Adult Event with JCORE, PomWom and YMDSLT. June 12th at Snow Valley Aerial Park.
For more information about JCORE
PJ Library
If your child is 6 months to 8 years old Click here to register your child for PJ Library and receive free books monthly.
Fake Charity Scams While Travelling in Israel Click here to read more
Holocaust Education
2/6/42 the BBC reported that an estimated 700,000 Jews had been murdered in Poland. Click here to read more

Film Screening - The Accountant of Auschwitz - June 15th to 21st at Metro Cinema at the Garneau - Click here for more info
The Edmonton Jewish Community Charitable Foundation (EJCCF) helps people support Jewish causes that are important to them. Click here for more info
Jewish Free Loan Edmonton
Jewish Free Loan Edmonton grants interest-free loans to members of the Edmonton Jewish Community who are in need of temporary financial assistance.
Click here for more information on Hillel.
Newspaper of the Jewish Federation of Edmonton. Click here to read our latest edition Next issue; June, 2018.
Click here to read our latest newsletter.
JDC Responds to Guatemala Volcano Disaster Click here to read more
Embassy of Canada to Israel
Click here to read our latest newsletter.
Please join our Facebook page Click here to join

Summer Cartooning Camp Click here for more info

Canada's First LGBTQ+ Summer Camp. Machane Lev - Click here for more info

Chai Lifeline Canada - Run or Walk for a Good Cause. Monday, June 11th at 7:30pm Callingwood Running Room. Click here for more info
Israel at 70
Several events are planned this year to celebrate Israel’s 70th anniversary.
Aviv Dancers
Come out and join us at the Israel Pavilion at Heritage Days in Hawrelak Park on August 5th and 6th.
Beth Israel
Click here to see our latest programs.

Community Young Adult Event June 12th.
Beth Ora Congregation
Click here for our latest programs.
Beth Shalom
Click here to see our upcoming events.
If you are going into Grade 9 next year and interested in BBYO contact Deb Lipton at dlipton@bbyo.org
Camp BB Riback
Exciting Announcement! Camp BB has a new director! Click here to read more

Click here to check out the Camp website.

Registration is now open!
Why Camp Gan Izzy?

You are Invited! Seudat Hoda'ah - Thanksgiving Celebration. Friday, June 15th at 7:45 pm at Chabad of Edmonton.

Spa for the Soul Click here for more info
Torah Dedication and Celebration. Click here for more info

For more info about us Click here
CHW - Edmonton
Click here for our annual campaign.
CJPAC - Canadian Jewish Political Affairs Committee
Click here to view our website.
Jewish National Fund
Click here for more info on our upcoming Negev Dinner on June 19th. Honouring Lisa Miller and Farrel Shadlyn. Click here to purchase tickets.
Jewish Family Services
Are you the adult child of a Holocaust survivor? Click here for more info
Kollel - The EDJGE
Join us for a monthly Ladies Shiur
at the Fantasyland Hotel - Click here for more info
Menorah Academy
Click here to view our website.
Na'amat - Enriching the lives of women and children in Israel since 1925
Click here to view our website
ORT - Edmonton - Providing Education and Training in communities worldwide
For more information call Sondra Grosh at 780-483-1781 or Click here for more info
NCJW - Edmonton - The National Council of Jewish Women - ensuring the rights of women, children, and the disabled.
Linked in and Beyond with Christine Till the Marketing Mentress Click here for more info
Click here to view our website.
Our Parents' Home
Our Parents' Home has been uniquely designed to meet the needs of a new generation of seniors. Click here for more info
Talmud Torah
Chai Edmonton is the must-have guide to all things in the Jewish Community. Support the Talmud Torah Parents' Auxiliary by purchasing a copy. Only $18. Available at Talmud Torah, the Jewish Federation, and other community offices, or by contacting TT at 780-481-3377 or information@talmudtorahsociety.com

ELC is selling personalized clothing labels Click here for more info
JAHSENA - The Jewish Archives and Historical Society of Edmonton and Northern Alberta
The Jewish Presence During the Klondike Gold Rush Click here to read more
This weekend is your last chance to view the exhibit.

Please join us at Doors Open Edmonton for a challah baking demonstration at the Seniors Drop-In Centre Wednesday, July 4th 7-8:30 pm.
JDIC Seniors' Centre
Click here to read our latest newsletter.
Chevra Kadisha
Chevra Kadisha Unveilings
Click here for a list of unveilings.

Click here for the cemetery website.