Everything That's Happening in Jewish Calgary
Next ePom: Tuesday August 7, 2018

Submission Deadline: 12pm SHARP, Friday August 3 . No submissions will be accepted after that time. Please scroll to the bottom to see publication rules and other information.
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Fundraising Events
Save the Date - UJA 2018
Thursday September 13  |  Women's Event
Sunday September 16 | Super Sunday
Thursday October 11 | Men's Poker Night
Date TBD | JAC Gala
4th Annual Martin, Staniloff & Thal Charity Golf Classic
Thursday August 23
D'Arcy Ranch Golf Club
Please join Jewish Family Service Calgary for the 4th Annual Martin, Staniloff & Thal Charity Golf Classic with Lisa "Longball". Information .
Arts and Culture
Betzalel Arts Exhibition – New Works
July 6 – August 26 
Calgary JCC
Betzalel Arts presents New Works – a summer art exhibit to welcome the warmth, vitality, and bliss of the season.
Book Discussion: Double Threat by Ellin Bessner
Tuesday August 21
7:00pm | Calgary JCC
Bessner’s book on Jewish Canadian Servicemen in WWII is available at the JHSSA library and Amazon. Come discuss the book and share stories of relatives who participated in the war. Facilitated by Susan Podlog. Information or 403-444-3171. RSVP by Aug.16.
Newcomers Meet and Greet
Sunday August 12
11am - 4pm | Community Lake in South Calgary - location TBA
Whether you're new to Jewish Calgary or want to welcome a newcomer, bring your picnic and we'll provide snacks. RSVP required 403-389-6994.
Camp JCC Summer Camp Registration
July 3 to August 31
A variety of fun general and specialized half and full day camps for children 3 to 12 years old. Details, brochure and registration form.
BTZ Shul School (Ages 4-9)
Starting September 16 at 10:00am
Shul’s cool at Shul School where kids enjoy music, arts and crafts, and much more. Infuse your home and community with a love of Judaism. Email or call 403-255-8688. Register .

BTZ B’nai Mitzvah Classes (Ages 10-13)
Starting September 25 at 4:00pm
We are committed to making your child's journey toward Jewish adulthood an exciting and memorable experience. Email or call 403-255-8688. Register .
Young Adults
JACfit Hike
Sunday July 15
10:00am | Barrier Lake trail head
Join other under-40s for our first hike of the summer, and watch for our other JACfit events here . For more information, contact Danielle Braitman , 403-444-3146. Hike info .
Seniors BBQ
Thursday September 6
11:00am – 1:30pm | Bertha Gold Jewish Seniors Residence
Please join us for an afternoon BBQ. For fee information and to rsvp contact Nessie at 403-587-8599 or Albina at 403-692-6380 by September 2.
Garage Sale
Wednesday July 11
10:00am - 2:00pm | Bertha Gold Senior Residence Apartments
If you have any good clothing or household items to donate please contact Nessie at (403) 587-8599 or Albina at (403) 287-3510 to arrange time to deliver. Everyone welcome to shop.
Bark Mitzvah – A Party for Our Dogs
Sunday August 19
10:00am - 3:00pm | JCC field
Mark your calendar as we celebrate our 7th Annual Bark Mitzvah - A Party for Our Dogs. This free event will be held on the JCC field, rain or shine.  
Employment Opportunity
Summer Students
Chabad Lubavitch of Alberta is looking for full-time students to fill a variety of positions this summer. Interested parties can send their resumes by email .
Did You Know?
Kosher Food in the Hospital
You can order kosher food during a stay in the hospital, but you have to follow the correct procedure. Please call Jewish Community Chaplain Sari Shernofsky at 403-251-6507, for further information or if you or a family member would appreciate a hospital visit. Please click  here  for more information.
Get an NCSY Fridge Magnet with Candlelighting times       
To receive a magnet, please contact the HOJMI office 403.259.3230 or  email  us. The magnet can be viewed on our  website  .
News from Israel and the Jewish World
For up to the minute news and insights on Israel and the Jewish world, please click  here .
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