Upcoming Community Events

• Na’amat Annual Hammentashen Sale
Na’amat is once again fundraising by selling Hammentashen to the Vancouver Community. Hamentashen are available in six flavours: Prune, Poppyseed, Chocolate, Raspberry, Apricot and Lemon, and can be ordered by the half dozen with a 1 dozen minimum order. They are offered at a cost of $24 per dozen and you will be supporting both Na’amat Israel, the Vancouver Jewish Food Bank, as well you will receive a donation receipt for $16 per dozen and get to eat our delicious Purim treats. Your order can be placed at naamatvancouver@gmail.com  or by calling their office at 604.257.5177 or contacting your regular Hamentashen seller. Hamentashen will be available for pickup at the JCC on Sunday, February 25, 12:30 – 4:00pm as well as Monday, February 26, 8:30am-5:00pm. We look forward to receiving your order. Thank you for once again supporting Na’amat Vancouver. Chag Sameach!

• Yiddish Dance & Klezmer
Biweekly on Thursday at 5:30pm. Starts on February 22, 2018
Learn the dances of our bobes and zeydes – the freylakh, the sher and the bulgar – to irresistible klezmer music.
We’ll drink tea from a samovar, dance, learn some songs and maybe even watch some videos.
Teacher: Claudia Bulaievsky
Cost: $15 per class or $ 55 for all 5 sessions – such a metziah (bargain). For more information call the Peretz Centre at 604.325.1812.

• Delta Hospice Society’s Centre for Supportive Care
For people in grief from substance use deaths, as well as other grief and loss, and end-of-life care. We hope to hear directly from those impacted about what would be helpful for them in their journey. For information: 604.948.0660 (ext: 303) or debra@deltahospice.org

• JSA Snider Foundation Empowerment Series 2017-18
Wednesday, March 21 at 11:45am at Temple Sholom
With over four decades of entertaining people with magic and comedy, we are excited to have Stephen Kaplan, the Maestro of Magic, do what he loves to do best – a laugh filled presentation of fun! Please visit his website at www.theMaestroOfMagic. Program cosponsored by Temple Sholom 60 Plus Group – by donation.
Cost for lunch: $10 (Lunch is Optional). RSVP by March 16th. Contact: Temple Sholom 604.266.7190