:: Federation Four ::
January 27, 2023 | 5 Shevet 5783
On January 19, PJ Our Way® (PJOW) spent a fun-filled evening at Flying Squirrel! The kids had a fabulous time jumping around, playing dodgeball, and meeting new friends! This program, which meets once per month during the school year, is for students in grades 4, 5, and 6. For more information on PJOW email PJ Library® and Family Engagement Coordinator, Sydney Truax, or call her at 403-537-8592.
On January 22, Calgary Jewish Federation’s Inclusion department and Paperny Family JCC hosted a fantastic inclusive arts program: Winter Art and Lights, facilitated by artist, Alan Briks. This multi-faceted program combined elements of movement, meditation, and art. We are deeply grateful to our generous sponsors Lenny and Faigal Shapiro and family for their support of ‘wellness for all’, and inclusion programming in Jewish Calgary. For more information on community Inclusion programs contact Calgary Jewish Federation’s Inclusion Manager, Karina Szulc.
On Sunday, February 5, from 1:00 to 3:00pm, come together for a Tu B’Shevat Community Celebration at Paperny Family JCC. Enjoy a Seder, storytelling, activities, and more as we celebrate ‘the New Year of The Trees’. Register for free today. You may also make a donation at the door to support the Jewish National Fund of Canada (JNF Canada – Calgary Chapter). For more information, contact Karina Szulc or Beth Tzedec Congregation’s Director of Engagement, Jonah Potasznik. This program is proudly offered in partnership with Calgary Jewish Federation, Paperny Family JCC, Beth Tzedec Congregation, Kehilat Shalom, and Kesher.
On Thursday, February 9, from 1:00 to 2:00pm EST (11:00am to 12:00pm MST), join Jewish Federations of North America (JFNA) in a webinar exploring the long-debated relationship between religion and the state of Israel. Some members of the Israeli government are determined to make changes to the current situation, and this is reflected in the coalition agreement. Join JFNA to learn more about which changes may be made and the possible consequences. Register for free today. We know many in our community are keen to know more about the evolving situation in Israel. Stay tuned, as we will continue to share further resources and information from our partners.
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