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June

Sunday

June 18

5:00 PM

The Chosen Food Supper Club: From Cape Town with Love

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

This evening, we countinue our tour of international Jewish cuisine with a traditional South African barbecue hosted by Shelley Goldberg and Nadine Katz. Shelley and Nadine both hail from South Africa and have lived in Vancouver for over 20 years, but beachfront barbecues are one of the things that still remind them of home.

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July

Sunday

July 30

5:00 PM

The Chosen Food Supper Club: Pastrami & Rye

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

This evening we journey to New York City (in spirit) for authentic pastrami and rye sandwiches. Our guide on this culinary adventure is Nitzan Cohen, owner and chef at Mensch. Jewish Delicatessen.

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September

Sunday

September 17

5:00 PM

The Chosen Food Supper Club: Rosh Hashanah in Aleppo

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

With Rosh Hashanah (Jewish New Year) just around the corner, this evening we enjoy a traditional Aleppian Rosh Hashanah Feast. Each year, Aleppian Jews celebrate Rosh Hashanah with a set menu of dishes symbolizing our wishes for the new year. Dates, apples, leeks, swiss chard, gourd, black eyed peas, and pomegranate are some of the symbolic ingredients.

As we dig in to this feast, our guide, Debbie Tabenken, will share with us the significance of these dishes.

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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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