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Welcome to the JFED e-weekly
February 7th, 2020
12th of Shevat
Candle lighting times;
Friday, February 7th - 5:10 pm Shabbat begins
Saturday, February 8th - 6:24 pm Shabbat ends


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Programs of the Jewish Federation of Edmonton
Hillel
Hillel supports Jewish students on campus.
Click here for more information on Hillel.

Click here for our latest International Newsletter.
PJ Library
Save the Date! Purim party with Beth Shalom and TBO. Sunday, March 8th. Location and time TBA.

If your child is 6 months to 8 years old,
Click here to register your child for PJ Library and receive free books monthly courtesy of the Jewish Federation of Edmonton and the Harold Grinspoon Foundation.
CIJA
Grassroots Consultations - You have opinions and CIJA wants to hear about them!
JFNA
Publication names top Jewish philanthropists
The Jewish Agency for Israel
Branching Out by Making Aliyah and The Shalom Corps Initiative
Holocaust Education Committee
Liberation 75 - A Global Gathering of Holocaust Survivors, Descendants, Educators and Friends.

Hamilton Jewish Federation invites you to A Trip to Remember and Never Forget! Poland-Israel October 18th to 29th, 2020.
The Unbearable Lightness of Being a Nazi
J.CORE - Jewish Community Outreach Reconnect Edmonton
Comedian Giora Zinger Wednesday, April 22nd at 8:00pm at the Comic Strip. Click here for tickets

For more information about JCORE
JCC Maccabi Games
JCC Maccabi Campus Games at Pace University
August 9th-14th, 2020. If you are between the ages of 13-16 and a Jewish athelete, then this is a trip for you. For more information contact delegation head Marit Abrams at: abrams@ualberta.ca
HaKol
Newspaper of the Jewish Federation of Edmonton . Click here to read our latest edition Look for the next edition in the February EJN. There are more copies available at the Jfed Offices.
EJCCF
The Edmonton Jewish Community Charitable Foundation (EJCCF) helps people support Jewish causes that are important to them.
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.
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Community Organizations
Beth Shalom
Adult Education Committee Program: "Tales of Jewish Food: Gefilte Fish, Herring & Chopped Liver!" by Dr. Moira Sacks on February 8th following Kiddush Lunch.

Click here for our latest newsletter.
BBYO
Calling All Jewish Youth! Tu Bi'Shevat Telethon!
Sunday, February 16th - Telethon from 5:00pm-6:30pm and Bowling from 6:30pm - 8:00pm At Ed's Bowling in WEM. For more info call 780-481-7881.

If you are in grades 9 through 12 and interested in joining BBYO, please contact Dani Uretsky at
Jewish National Fund
Calling All Jewish Youth! Tu Bi'Shevat Telethon!
Sunday, February 16th - Telethon from 5:00pm-6:30pm and Bowling from 6:30pm - 8:00pm At Ed's Bowling in WEM. For more info call 780-481-7881.

JNF Edmonton Office Hours have been adjusted :
Monday-Wednesday: 9am-3pm; Thursday-Friday: 9am-2pm. Send Tree card requests 24/6 edm@jnf.ca


Click here to visit our website.
AIFDA - Aviv Israeli Folk Dance Association
Festival Hatzafon - Jewish Geography
Thursday, March 19, 2020 at 7:00pm at the MacLab Centre for the Performing Arts -
4308-50 Street, Leduc
B'nai Brith Canada
Diverse Minds Creative Writing Competition
B'nai Brith is launching an exciting educational initiative for students in Grades 10 through 12 in the Edmonton area.  Entry deadline is Monday, March 9th, 2020.
CJPAC - Canadian Jewish Political Affairs Committee
Summer Internship Opportunity
The CJPAC Internship is 35 hours per week and runs from May 2020 to August 2020 in our Toronto and Montreal offices. It is open to current or graduating post-secondary students only. It’s an opportunity to meet with elected officials, political activists and community leaders all while participating in programs to enhance your political and professional skills

Click here to view our website.
JAHSENA - The Jewish Archives and Historical Society of Edmonton and Northern Alberta
Preserving the history of the Edmonton Jewish Community from generation to generation. Click here to visit the website.
Click here for our Facebook page.
Camp BB Riback
1st Annual Camp BB Oscar Pool - Join the Camp BB Oscar Pool today, support camp and have a chance to win it all!

Click here to check out the Camp website.
JDIC Seniors' Centre
Schmooze and News Click here to read our latest newsletter.
Chabad
For more info about us Click here
Beth Ora Congregation
Click here for a list of our upcoming programs.
Jewish Family Services
Click here to view our website.
NCJW - Edmonton - The National Council of Jewish Women - ensuring the rights of women, children, and the disabled.
Click here to view our website.
CHW - Edmonton
CHW Cards are Available for Every Occasion!
CHW Cards help support programs and services for
Children, Healthcare and Women in Israel and Canada. Call us at 403-253-2612 or email 
Beth Israel
Boker Torah Sunday Mornings at BI.

Click here for our weekly update.
edjge
Kollel - The EDJGE
Talmud Torah
Click here to visit our website.
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
Our Parents' Home
Our Parents' Home has been uniquely designed to meet the needs of a new generation of seniors.
Community Calendar
Check out the community's upcoming events and add your organizations to the calendar. The community calendar is an important tool which helps our community organizations plan their events. Please be sure to use the calendar tool and add all of your organizations events on an ongoing basis. For more information please contact Dani at
Grapevine
Building Bridges Among Faith Traditions - Multifaith Concert - A multifaith concert with music and poetry from across the globe. Sunday, February 9th, at 2:00pm.
Unitarian Church of Edmonton 10804-119 Street

Technion Canada - Student Summer Opportunity

Ben Steinberg Musical Legacy Award - Presented annually to a promising young Jewish artist (instrumentalist or vocalist).
Chevra Kadisha
Chevra Kadisha Unveilings
None currently scheduled.

 Click here for the most recent funeral announcements.

Click here for the cemetery website.