Looking Back, Moving Forward

Looking Back, Moving Forward

The Jewish Museum & Archives of BC is pleased to announce the release of Looking Back, Moving Forward: 160 Years of Jewish Life in BC.

Read on to order your copy today.


With contributions from over 200 community members, this once-in-a-generation publication will be one you’ll treasure for years to come. Through stunning photographs and compelling articles – including many community contributions – this book conveys a detailed portrait of our community history throughout the province.


“Each page is so special and deserves the time to savour it! Congratulations on this incredible production. It will occupy a special place in the Temple Sholom library.”

  • Laura Rosenthal, Executive Director, Temple Sholom


Order your book today!

Limited Edition Hardcover: $100

Softcover: $50


Available for pick up from the JMABC offices.

Shipping available across Canada for $20 per book.


All books are 288 pages, an elegantly designed keepsake.

Call 604-257-5199 or email info@jewishmuseum.ca to place your order.


Launch Event

Monday, March 14, 2022



Hear editor Michael Schwartz discuss the book on the March 14, 2022 edition of The CJN Daily Podcast from the Canadian Jewish News: