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October 23, 2020 | 5 Cheshvan 5781
Join Calgary Jewish Federation and the Beth Tzedec Calgary Jewish Film Festival in commemorating the 82nd Anniversary of Kristallnacht, The Night of Broken Glass on November 9 with a free viewing of the featured film, The Essential Link: The Story of Wilfrid Israel starting at 7:00pm. A commemoration video will precede the movie and a pre-registered live Zoom discussion with director, Yonatan Nir, will follow at 8:30pm.
Join the Sarah and Chaim Neuberger Holocaust Education Centre from November 2 to 9 as they bring an innovative approach to Holocaust education programming with the first-ever, digital Holocaust Education Week. Programming includes book talks, Neuberger curated films, a wide array of scholars, experts, and well-known personalities including Star Trek's George Takei and Yair Rosenberg, senior writer at Tablet magazine. View the full program.
We are thrilled to report that just over 10,000 people have registered for GA2020 – and there is still three days left! So come together for the Jewish Together Experience to reflect, learn, and prepare for what lies ahead. Jewish Together, a special plenary of the first ever virtual General Assembly of the North American Jewish community, will be that opportunity. We hope you'll join us on Monday, October 26 at 11:30am (MDT). Register now.
Calgary JCC and Jewish Family Service Calgary are collecting food donations for the Wynne Thal Pantry. Drop off your donations at the JCC this Sunday, October 25 between 11:00am and 3:00pm. For more information, email Nessie Hollander or call 403-537-8599.
Shabbat Shalom!
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