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Noteworthy News from the Calgary Jewish Federation Family
January 4, 2019 | 27 Tevet 5779
jewish day school education
The core of Jewish education is strong in our city . Committed teachers in our Jewish day schools are dedicated to ensuring their students are learning through creative and innovative approaches to teaching and learning. Open House occurs in January and February, so take this opportunity to visit Akiva Academy (February 4-8) and The Calgary Jewish Academy (January 17) – ensure the perpetuation of Jewish education for our children and grandchildren.
#NotOnMyFeed. Join CIJA (Centre for Israel and Jewish Affairs) as they call for the Government of Canada to launch a national strategy to combat online hate. If we raise our voices together, we can preserve free speech while protecting Canadians from virulent online hate. Take action now .
PJ Library® presents a NEW program for children between the ages of 9 and 11 and it is now available in Calgary. PJ Our Way members choose their own books or graphic novels based on their interests and reading level. Sign up here or email Kathie Wainer for more information.
International Holocaust Remembrance Day is Sunday January 27. Join Calgary Jewish Federation at the Central Public Library at 5:00pm as we host a free lecture by Dr. Scott Murray of Mount Royal University followed by a screening of Who Will Tell Our History. In partnership with Mount Royal University and the Calgary Public Library.