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Digitization Assistant

Jewish Museum & Archives of British Columbia Job Title: Digitization Assistant Duration: 30 hours per week, Monday-Thursday Start and End Dates: May 8, 2017 – August 3, 2017 (375 hours total) Hourly Wage: $16.00/hour   Project Title: The Fromson family letters   Project Description: The Jewish Museum & Archives of British Columbia (JMABC), administered by … Keep Reading

The Chosen Food featured in The Vancouver Sun

The Chosen Food featured in The Vancouver Sun

Readers of the Vancouver Sun had a pleasant surprise Saturday morning: a brief feature by food writer Mia Stainsby on the JMABC’s upcoming series, The Chosen Food. Read the whole article here and sign up for a spot at one of our upcoming dinners here. Act quickly – these events are filling up fast!

Book Launch: Don’t Break the Chain

The Jewish Museum and Archives of BC is pleased to announce the release of its newest publication, Don’t Break the Chain: The Nemetz Family Journey from Svatatroiske to Vancouver published in collaboration with the Ben and Esther Dayson Charitable Foundation. Fleeing persecution in Russia, the Nemetz family settled in Watrous, Saskatchewan. The Nemetz brothers refurbished … Keep Reading

JMABC Historic Walking Tours Featured in La Source

Local newspaper La Source recently met with JMABC Director of Community Engagement, Michael Schwartz, to learn more about our Gastown & Strathcona walking tour series. You can read the full article here. Tours will run through the summer on a monthly basis. Purchase your ticket for one here.

Another Impressive Year

Another Impressive Year

The Jewish Museum and Archives of BC was pleased to welcome many society members to our Annual General Meeting last night, November 23, 2016. This evening capped off an impressive year, recounted by Board President Perry Seidelman in his opening remarks. Seidelman began the evening by paying tribute to JMABC Founding President, Cyril Leonoff, who sadly … Keep Reading