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October

Sunday

October 22

11:00 AM

Mountain View Jewish Cemetery Walking Tour

The recently restored Jewish section of Mountain View Cemetery is the final resting place of over 450 members of our community, including many early pioneers. Join one of our expert guides on a walk through through this community landmark.

2 hrs

Meet at the Cemetery gates, NW corner Fraser Street and 37th Avenue

If you have a VPL Inspiration Pass and would like to attend this tour, please contact the JMABC office at 604.257.5199

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April

Sunday

April 2

11:00 AM

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.

 

With great pleasure, the Jewish Museum and Archives of BC invites the community to join us for a very special Book Launch.

 

The Ben & Esther Dayson Boardroom
Jewish Community Centre of Greater Vancouver
950 West 41st Avenue
Vancouver, BC V5Z 3G9

April 2, 2017

11:00 am – 1:30 pm

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Sunday

April 2

5:00 PM

The Chosen Food Supper Club: Manti, Borek, Baklava

The Jewish Museum and Archives of BC is pleased to partner with the Contemporary Art Gallery to present the first evening in our supper club series, The Chosen Food. Each event in this series will showcase a regional style of Jewish cuisine.

Our guest host this evening is Vancouver-based artist Derya Akay, the CAG Burrard Marina Field House resident artist for spring 2017.

Akay will prepare a dinner informed by the family recipes of Jewish community members Sara Ciacci, Leonor Etkin, Claire Hammer, and Debbie Kafka. Several of these women will be present to share the history, memory, and symbolism associated with the dishes served.

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Sunday

April 23

5:00 PM

The Chosen Food Supper Club: My Darling Dumpling

The Jewish Museum and Archives of BC is pleased to be partnering with the HUA Foundation to present this second evening in our supper club series, The Chosen Food. Each event in this series will showcase a regional style of Jewish cuisine.

Join us as we make and eat traditional Jewish and Chinese dumplings.

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May

Sunday

May 7

5:00 PM

The Chosen Food Supper Club: Delights from the Jews of Rhodes

The Jewish Museum and Archives of BC is pleased to present the third evening in our supper club series, The Chosen Food. Each event in this series will showcase a unique regional style of Jewish cuisine.

This evening our host Carol Herbert shares with us the traditional dishes her family brought with them from the Isle of Rhodes, a Greek island off the coast of Turkey.

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