Calendar

June

Sunday

June 2

9:00 AM

Association of Canadian Jewish Studies Community Day

We are pleased to be partnering with the Association of Canadian Jewish Studies to offer a Community Day to complement their annual conference.

This year’s community day will feature a number of panels on topics ranging from Literature and Media Studies to Activism and Antisemitism.

Dr. Franklin Bialystok, Professor of History at the University of Toronto will present the keynote: “Out with a Whimper: The Demise of the Canadian Jewish Congress”

This is a free event. View the full program here.

Register Here

Sunday

June 9

11:00 AM

Jewish Gastown Walking Tour

Step into the rough and tumble early days of Vancouver. Learn how members of the Jewish community established some of the city’s first businesses and helped set it on course to become the metropolis it is today.

2 hours

$15 per person

Reserve a spot!

Sunday

June 16

11:00 AM

Mountain View 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 this community landmark.

2 hours.

$15 per person.

Reserve a spot!

Sunday

June 30

11:00 AM

Jewish Strathcona Walking Tour

Discover the rich history of Vancouver’s early Jewish community by exploring the neighbourhood that they once called home. Meet the men and women who made a new home here, started businesses and laid the foundations of a tight-knit community.

2 hours.

$15 per person.

Reserve a spot!

July

Sunday

July 7

11:00 AM

Jewish Gastown Walking Tour

Step into the rough and tumble early days of Vancouver. Learn how members of the Jewish community established some of the city’s first businesses and helped set it on course to become the metropolis it is today.

2 hours.

$15 per person.

Reserve a spot!