Welcome to the JFED e-weekly
July 5th, 2019
2nd of Tammuz
Candle lighting times;
Friday, July 5th - 9:46 pm Shabbat begins
Saturday, July 6th - 11:24 pm Shabbat ends

Programs of the Jewish Federation of Edmonton
PJ Library
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.
J.CORE - Jewish Community Outreach Reconnect Edmonton
For more information about JCORE
Israel Consulate General
I srael consul representative will be in Calgary July 17th and 18th. For an appointment contact Amy Glassman-Boiko. 403-444-3153 or

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Please Note: People who need to renew passports or get military deferral can do so through Steve Shafir of Witten at 780-441-3222.

 Holocaust Education Committee
"I fear for them [for the children]… that's why something must be done exclusively for them."
Marianne Cohn wrote these last words in late June/early July 1944 from prison after attempting to smuggle 28 children into Switzerland.

Anne Frank - A History for Today
A travelling exhibition from the Anne Frank House in Amsterdam. Oct. 5th and 12th 10am - 2pm. Oct. 2nd, 9th, and 16th 3:30pm - 7:00pm and Oct .14th 10am -2pm. Louis St. Laurent School. $2 per person.
Contact Ashley Sadler for more information.
JFNA applauds bipartisan humanitarian aid bill
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Hillel supports Jewish students on campus.
Click here for more information on Hillel.
Newspaper of the Jewish Federation of Edmonton . Click here to read our latest edition Look for the latest edition in the June EJN. There are more copies available at the Jfed Offices.
The Edmonton Jewish Community Charitable Foundation (EJCCF) helps people support Jewish causes that are important to them. Click here for more info
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.
Community Calendar
Check out the community's upcoming events and add your organizations to the calendar. Click here for the calendar
The Stevie Schwartzberg Memorial Golf Tournament - September 8th, 2019. 12:00pm to 5:30pm. The Links at Spruce Grove. Golf Registration $250.00. Dinner only $60.00.
Email jschwa@shaw.ca for more details.

Israel Revisited - Trip to Israel
Food - Art - Wine - Design
October 31st to November 10th, 2019

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Beth Shalom
Rabbi Steven and Bettina Schwarzman would like to invite the entire Beth Shalom Congregation to the Hanuka Bayit. Tuesday, July 16th between 7:00 and 9:00pm. 10133-122 Street.

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CFHU guest speaker - Yoram Yovel. "The Science of Happiness". Tuesday, July 23rd, 2019 at 7:00pm.
Lecture and reception to follow will be held at the Edmonton Clinic Health Academy (ECHA) U of A Campus. Lecture theatre 2-490.
Beth Israel
BI Annual Golf Tournament - August 25th, 2019

Boker Torah Sunday Mornings at BI.

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Camp Gan Izzy is gearing up for a fantastic summer! 
Trips twice a week! Swimming 3 times a week! 
Hot lunch and snacks included! Sports! Crafts! 
Music! Baking! Woodworking! Electives! Overnight! 
Theme days! 
Register by Now! 
Don't miss out! Space is limited! 
Visit  www.chabadedmonton.org  or call/text Devorah Pinson at (780) 994-4770 for more info.

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AIFDA - Aviv Israeli Folk Dance Association
Beginners classes available June to August
Wednesdays, 7-9pm at Lecky School of Dance. For more info call or text 780-904-5912.

Regular Circle Dance over the summer every Wednesday night, June to August starting at 7:45pm at Lecky School of Dance. For more info call

Night shift volunteers needed for our Casino July 20th and 21st, 2019. Rides to and from will be provided. Click here for more info

aifdaedmonton@gmail.com for more information
If you are in grades 9 through 12 and interested in joining BBYO please contact Dani Uretsky at
Jewish National Fund
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Jewish Family Services
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Talmud Torah
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JAHSENA - The Jewish Archives and Historical Society of Edmonton and Northern Alberta
Memorial for 400 year old Jewish community to be built in town next to Auschwitz

14 Times of Israel stories that mattered most in 2018 Click here to read more

Preserving the history of the Edmonton Jewish Community from generation to generation. Click here to visit the website.
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CHW - Edmonton
Come together right now to improve the lives of women, children and families in need. 
Please support this year’s Annual Campaign “My Homeland, My Impact”.
Camp BB Riback
Click here to check out the Camp website.
Beth Ora Congregation
Click here for a list of our upcoming programs.
Menorah Academy
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NCJW - Edmonton - The National Council of Jewish Women - ensuring the rights of women, children, and the disabled.
Click here to view our website.
CJPAC - Canadian Jewish Political Affairs Committee
Click here to view our website.
Kollel - The EDJGE
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. Click here for more info
JDIC Seniors' Centre
Schmooze and News Click here to read our latest newsletter.
Chevra Kadisha
Chevra Kadisha Unveilings
Sunday, July 7th 11:45am Lorraine Sheckter
Friday, July 12th 11:00am Sidney Gurevitch
Sunday, September 1st 11:00am Lou Milner
Sunday, September 1st 11:30am Sparkie Milner
Sunday, September 15th 1:30pm Eileen Cooper
Sunday, September 22nd 12:00pm Norma Nozick
Sunday, September 22nd 1:00pm Freda Braude
Sunday, September 29th 1:00pm Harry Warhaft

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