Best Wishes to you and your family
For a Happy Passover!
From the Board and Staff
Calgary Jewish Federation
Ukraine - April 2014
As our community is reading and learning about the very disturbing reports coming out of the Ukraine that Jews are being asked to register with a local government office, CIJA has issued a statement. CJF will continue to monitor the situation and keep you informed.
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Yom HaShoah - the Holocaust Day of Remembrance
Please join the Calgary Jewish Federation as we commemorate Yom HaShoah. Guest speaker: Ann Weiss, author of 'The Last Album - Eyes from the Ashes of Auschwitz-Birkenau'. Sunday, April 27th. Observance begins at 6:30 pm at the Holocaust Memorial - JCC, it continues at 7:30 pm at the Beth Tzedec Congregation.
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It's Sammy Spider's Birthday!
PJ Library® and Jewish Family Service Calgary invite all children to celebrate the 20th birthday of Sammy, our favourite multi-legged friend. Sun., May 4, 10:30am to Noon, Jewish Family Service Calgary: 420, 5920 1A St S.W. Unwrapped birthday gifts for the Leo Paperny Children’s Fund would be greatly appreciated.There is no charge for this program, but registration is requested by May 1. Learn more I Register now
End of Life: Issues and Options
Please join in this important panel discussion that will present ifnromation and education from experts. Questions and comments welcome. Thurs., May 8, 7-9 pm at the Beth Tzedec Congregation. Registration is free at the door.
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The Forgotten Holocaust-an Evening with
Father Patrick Desbois
The Fanny Wedro Holocaust Education Fund invites you to a special evening with Father Patrick Desbois, author of "The Holocaust by Bullets, A Priest's Journey to Uncover the Truth Behind the Murder of 1.5 Million Jews". Wed., May 14, 7 pm, Beth Tzedec Congregation. Tickets: $18/Students are free.
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Jewish Calgary at-a-glance
IBP-The Integrated Bursary Program: Subsidy and Bursary
The new application for the 2014/2015 Integrated Bursary Program (IBP) is available now. Applications due on March 31, 2014.
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The Lion of Judah Student Grant Application
2014 Sophie Kettner Memorial Scholarship
The Calgary Jewish Federation is now accepting applications for the LOJ Student Grant Application. Essay topic: "The role of the Jewish Community in my past, present and future". Applications due May 23rd, 2014.
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