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July 3-31

Until August 2 - Jewish Memorial Gardens, Annual Genizah Burial

to July 6 - JET, Yarchei Kallah

July 8 - Federation, The Aleph Bet of Canadian Finances for Israelis

July 12 - OrH, Teddy Bear Shabbat

July 18 - Federation, Mocktails Young Adult Pool Party

July 25 - PJ Library,

Babies and Bagels

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The Aleph Bet of Canadian Finances for Israelis

July 8

7 - 9 pm

New to Canada? Wanting to learn about finances, CVs, taxes, and more? Thierry Lafontaine-Chica is an investment advisor with a wealth of knowledge in all things finances. This workshop will help Israelis learn the basics of how the Canadian financial system works and will offer an opportunity to get some answers you've been waiting to ask.

RSVP to Alysha at ablakey@jewishottawa.com to reserve a seat.

Soloway JCC Boardroom, 21 Nadolny Sachs Private


Mocktail Sip & Dip 

July 18

7 - 10 pm 

Free mocktail pool party for young adults (18 - 40), mocktails, snow cones, snacks.

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SJCC Community Pool

21 Nadolny Sachs Private


Babies & Bagels

July 25

9:30 - 11 am

Whether you are new to parenthood, looking to make new friends for you or your little one, or you just love a good bagel with shmear... this is the place for you!

Join us for fun age-appropriate activities, bagels, coffee and great conversation! Location to be announced in upcoming newsletter.

Contact: Michael at mreznik@jewishottawa.com

Community Events in alphabetical order by organization name

JET Ottawa

Yarchei Kallah 2024

July 1-6

9:15 am - 3 pm

Join this unique and exciting educational opportunity, a week-long learning extravaganza, featuring engaging and relevant topics designed to deepen our understanding and connection to Judaism, Torah, and community. Cost $25

Register here

Contact Emily Litvack at programs@jetottawa.ca

Young Israel, 1762 Carling Ave.

Jewish Memorial Gardens

Annual Genizah Burial

Sun. to Fri. to August 2

8 am to 4 pm

We are accepting Shaimos (religious items) at the specially marked area of the cemetery. All Shaimos must be in sealed, stackable boxes, under 20 lbs and 12"w x 15"d x 10"h; limit 3 boxes per household.

Click here for guidelines on what can and cannot be buried.

Contact Tammy Torontow executivedirector@jewishmemorialgardens.org

JMG - Osgoode Cemetery

6549 Herberts Corners Road, Greely 

Or Haneshamah Ottawa's Reconstructionist Community

Teddy Bear Shabbat

July 12

5:30 - 6:30 pm

Join Rabbi Zuker for snacks, stories and stuffies in this family-friendly event. Sing Shabbat songs and enjoy snacks and cupcakes. This is a program geared at families with young kids. All ages, exceptionalities and stuffies welcome.

Register here

Contact Jenny Burns administrator@orh.ca, 30 Cleary Ave.

Soloway Jewish Community Centre

The Outdoor Pool is Open!

Dive into summer fun at the SJCC outdoor pool!

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