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Celebrating Yom Ha’atzmaut: The Exciting and Provocative Cinema of Israel

Black and white film still of a building with many arched windowsThursday May 4, 2017
Doors open: 1:00 pm
Program: 1:30 - 3:00 pm

Admission: $5.00

With film critic Shlomo Schwartzberg

From social portraits of women, immigrants, Israeli Arabs and religious Jews to political films about the Israeli-Palestinian struggle, learn how recent Israeli movies offer a thought-provoking glimpse into some of the issues facing the country. In recent years, Israeli films such as Walk on Water, Broken Wings, James’ Journey to Jerusalem, Close to Home, Lebanon, Late Marriage, Sweet Mud and Ushpizin have testified to the breadth and depth of a country that is much more than the conflict-ridden place it is often portrayed as in the media.

Read more: Celebrating Yom Ha’atzmaut: The Exciting and Provocative Cinema of Israel 

Celebrating Shabbat in Song

Friday June 2, 2017
Doors open: 1:00 pm
Program: 1:30 - 3:00 pm

Admission: $5.00

With musician Yitzhak Argaman

Celebrate Shabbat and enjoy a concert in Hebrew, Yiddish and English with popular entertainer Yitzhak Argaman. Program includes a Shabbat ceremony led by children from the Thomas and Marjorie Schwartz Preschool, challah, grape juice and traditional treats.

Volunteer Appreciation Afternoon Tea & Concert

Thursday June 23, 2017
Doors open: 1:00 pm
Program: 1:30 - 3:00 pm

Admission: $5.00

Please join us in honouring our wonderful volunteers with a delightful afternoon of music and a special dessert reception. Enjoy the rich acapella harmonies of a Barber Shop Quartet performing musical classics.

 

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