Monday, November 7, 2016

Kingston's Jewish War Heroes: a Remembrance Day lecture and dinner Friday November 11, 2016 in Kingston, Ontario

Tickets are still available for the event:



Friday 11th November 2016  


“How Canada’s Jews Fought WWII”

Remembrance Day Service, Shabbat Dinner & Guest Speaker

Kingston Jewish Council (KJC), Queen’s Hillel, and Beth Israel Synagogue Adult Education are pleased to announce a wonderful opportunity to honour and remember our military veterans and all 17,000 plus Canadian Jews who served in WWll, at a special event on Friday, Nov. 11, 2016 at 5:30 p.m.
The evening will start with a Kabbalat Shabbat Service, including a time to honour all Fallen Soldiers. A Shabbat dinner will follow.  Professor Ellin Bessner, a journalist and professor of journalism at Centennial College in Toronto, will talk about Kingston’s Jewish War Heroes, and preview her new book “Double Threat: Canada’s Jews, the Military, and WWll”.
This will be a very special evening.   We hope you can attend.

For more information, and to reserve a spot, please contact:
Paul Gilmore paul.rina@sympatico.ca   or Ian Sarfin at imscatering.consulting@gmail.com
FREE for members of the Canadian Forces in uniform.
$20.00 for adults, $12.50 for students, $10.00 children under 10
Location:  Beth Israel Synagogue, 116 Centre Street, Kingston, Ontario K7L 4E6
Payment by Cash or Cheque (made out to KJC) at the door.



No comments:

Post a Comment

Comments are welcome.