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Looking Back, Moving Forward: 160 Years of Jewish Life in BC

  Join editor Michael Schwartz and a panel of guest speakers for a special presentation celebrating the launch of Looking Back, Moving Forward: 160 Years of Jewish Life in BC, the latest publication from the Jewish Museum and Archives of BC. Prepared during the 50th anniversary year of the JMABC, this elegant publication is a … More information

Origins and Evolution of Jewish Life in BC

  From the hardscrabble towns of the Gold Rush to the metropolises of today, Jews have played essential roles in the history of British Columbia. As merchants and mayors, athletes, artists, social advocates, and more, our members have been innovators in all aspects of BC society for over a century and a half. Join Michael … More information

Cross Cultural Cemetery Walking Tour

  Join representatives of the Chinatown Generations Society (previously Youth Collaborative for Chinatown) and Wongs’ Benevolent Association; Nikkei National Museum & Cultural Centre; and the Jewish Museum & Archives of BC for a cross-cultural tour of historic Mountain View Cemetery. First opened in 1886, Mountain View Cemetery is the final resting place of many of … More information