Programs

13th Annual Sol and Florence Kanee Distinguished Speaker Series

April 15, 2018
Hours: 7:30 PM
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Rabbi Schudrich, Chief Rabbi of Poland visits Winnipeg

October 31, 2017 to November 1, 2017
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The Lost Expressionist: Nick Yudell's Journey in Images

September 26, 2017
Hours: 7:30 PM
Location: Berney Theatre, Asper Campus
Cost: $10

A multimedia program and exhibition by Celia Rabinovitch of a world seen through the daring eye of an unknown photographer.

12th Annual Sol and Florence Kanee Distinguished Speaker Series

May 8, 2017
Hours: 7:30 PM
Location: Congregation Shaarey Zedek
Cost: $36 (adults) $18 (students)

Join the JHC in welcoming Gary Doer for his keynote presentation "Style & Substance: The New Washington's Impact on Canada and Israel"

VHA Site Launch

March 30, 2017
Hours: 7 PM
Location: Multipurpose Room, Asper Campus
Cost: $10

Stefan Carter and Prof. Regine King will speak about their experiences and the importance of the VHA Archive. The JHC has access to the full site.

Jewish Farm Settlements in Manitoba

March 2017
Location: Multipurpose Room, Asper Campus
Cost: $10, cash only

16th Annual Holocaust & Human Rights Symposium

March 15, 2017
Hours: 9:30 to 3:30
Location: University of Winnipeg, Duckworth Centre
Cost: Student cost, not open to the public

A symposium planned for grade 9 to 12 students throughout Manitoba to hear first hand Holocaust and other human rights experiences.

Celebrating Canada's 150th Birthday: Depictions of Jewish Contributions to Canadian Life

February 2017
Location: Kanee Foyer, Asper Campus
Cost: free

Gray Academy Art students' renderings of a variety of images depicting Jewish contributions to Canadian life.

A.A. Heaps Plaque Unveiling

November 24, 2016
Hours: 7 PM
Location: Berney Theatre, Asper Campus
Cost: Free admission

Join the Jewish Heritage Centre, Manitoba Historical Society and Parks Canada to honour A.A. Heaps as a person of national historical significance.

Chesed Shel Emes: Synagogue and Funeral Chapel

October 20, 2016
Hours: 7 PM
Location: Chesed Shel Emes, 1023 Main Street
Cost: $10 (cash only)

Please join us for an evening presenting the Chesed Shel Emes as synagogue then and funeral chapel now.

Mindel Cherniack Sheps and the Founding of Medicare in Canada

September 18, 2016
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Cost: Free admission

Please join us on Sunday September 18 at 2 PM as Prof. Esyllt Jones presents the 2016 Switzer-Cooperstock Prize lecture.

11th Annual Sol and Florence Kanee Distinguished Speaker Series

May 16, 2016
Hours: 7:30
Location: Shaarey Zedek
Cost: $36

The JHC welcomes John Q. Barrett presenting "Seventy Years Since Nuremberg: Proof of Nazi Crimes, The Birth of Modern Human Rights Law"

Synagogues of Winnipeg: Our Musical Legacy

April 18, 2016
Hours: 7:30
Location: Berney Theatre, Asper Campus
Cost: $15 at the door

Song, reminiscence and reflection relating to the long & illustrious history of synagogue music in Winnipeg.

Synagogues

March 30, 2016
Hours: Operating hours of the Asper Jewish Community Campus
Location: Asper Jewish Community Campus, Goldberg Walkway
Cost: Free

Come explore the history of Manitoba Synagogues dating back to the early 1880s.

History of Manitoba Synagogues

March 1, 2016 to December 31, 2016
Hours: Asper Campus building hours of operation
Location: Goldberg Walkway, Asper Campus
Cost: None

A visual representation of Manitoba’s synagogues through the years.

Jewish Landmarks Through Students’ Eyes

January 15, 2016 to February 15, 2016
Hours: Asper Campus building hours of operation
Location: Goldberg Walkway, Asper Campus
Cost: None

A joint project with Gray Academy Art students and Gray Academy Art Teacher Nancy Margolis.

90th Anniversary - National Council of Jewish Women, Winnipeg Branch

October 2015 to January 2016
Location: Goldberg Walkway, Asper Campus
Cost: None

Jointly sponsored with the NCJW.

The Political cartoons of Avrom Yanovsky

September 2015 to February 2016
Location: Goldberg Walkway, Asper Campus
Cost: None

Jointly sponsored with the United Jewish People's Order (UJPO)