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Mar 11, 2017
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Mar 12, 2017
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Mar

1 2017

Women's Torah Study with Rabbi Zuker

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

Kehillat Beth Israel Congregation
1400 Coldrey Avenue
Ottawa, ON K1Z 7P9

Join Rabbi Zuker in her home for a monthly Women's Torah Study on subjects relating to women in the Torah and Jewish …

Mar

1 2017

Kol Miriam Ladies Choir

7:15PM - 9:00PM  

Hillel Lodge
10 Nadolny Sachs Private
Ottawa, ON

Ladies, please come sing at the Ladies Hakhel Jewish choir. No choir Oct 12 and Dec 21, we break for Pesach

Mar

1 2017

Simple Truths--Pivotal Jewish Insights for Centered Living

7:30PM - 9:00PM  

Jewish Youth Library of Ottawa
192 Switzer Ave
Ottawa, K1Z 7H8

Contact Devora Caytak 613 729 7712 office.jewishyouthlibrary@gmail.com Simple Truths explores fundamental…

Mar

2 2017

Simple Truths--Pivotal Jewish Insights for Centered Living_morning

9:00AM - 10:30AM  

Jewish Youth Library of Ottawa
192 Switzer Ave
Ottawa, K1Z 7H8

Simple Truths explores fundamental Jewish viewpoints that help us be victorious in our everyday struggles, not by…

Mar

2 2017

Fauda screening, episodes 10-12

7:00PM - 9:30PM  

SJCC

screening of Israeli series Fauda
FREE admission

Mar

2 2017

PJ Library Parent Book Club

7:30PM - 9:30PM  

Soloway Jewish Community Centre
21 Nadolny Sachs Private
Teen Lounge
Ottawa, ON K2A 1R9

PJ Library is excited to announce it's first ever Parent Book Club. Join us on the 1st Thursday of ever other month…

Mar

3 2017

Law Shabbat with the Supreme Court Justice Hon. Justice Rowe

6:00PM - 7:55PM  

Sandy Hill Community Centre
250 Somerset
Ottawa, k1n7t7

The Rohr CSN invites all law students and the Jewish student community to a special Shabbat dinner featuring guest sp…

Mar

3 2017

Shabbat Dinner

6:00PM - 9:00PM  

Kehillat Beth Israel

1400 Coldrey Avenue
Ottawa, ON K1Z 7P9

Friday night services followed by a traditional Shabbat dinner.

Mar

4 2017

Birthday Tot Shabbat at KBI

10:30AM - 12:00PM  

Kehillat Beth Israel Congregation
1400 Coldrey Avenue
Ottawa, ON K1Z 7P9

Come celebrate our friends with March birthdays! Join Rabbi Zuker for a fun morning full of interactive activities, s…

Mar

4 2017

Saturday Nights at the Movies with Chazzan Benlolo

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

Kehillat Beth Israel Congregation
1400 Coldrey Avenue
Ottawa, ON K1Z 7P9

Join Chazzan Benlolo for a three-part Jewish film festival featuring movies, discussions, and light refreshments.

Febr…

Mar

4 2017

Wine Tasting Experience for Singles Ages 45+

8:00PM - 10:00PM  

At a private residence in Centretown (address to be provided after RSVP)

Come for an evening of delicious wine and hors d'eouvres and connect with other Jewish singles in the Nation's Capita…

Mar

5 2017

Hamantashen making event for kids!

10:00AM - 12:00PM  

Young Israel of Ottawa
627 Kirkwood Ave
Ottawa, ON K1Z 5X5

Only $5/child.
Come join us for gragger making and hamantash baking!
All kids invited to Young Israel, choose your …

Mar

5 2017

We Walk to Remember

10:00AM - 1:00PM  


Walk from 61 York St, Ottawa to City Hall for ceremony
Ottawa, ON K1N 5T2

"We Walk to Remember (WW2R) is an annual program undertaken by the Jewish fraternity Alpha Epsilon Pi (AEPi). The pro…

Mar

5 2017

Hamentashen Baking

12:00PM - 5:00PM  

Congregation Beit Tikvah of Ottawa
15 Chartwell Avenue
Otttawa, ON K2G 4K3

Come and bake Hamentashen! Each child will get to take some home. Younger kids are welcome with a parent.

Mar

5 2017

Family Hamentaschen Baking

1:00PM - 3:00PM  

Kehillat Beth Israel Congregation
1400 Coldrey Avenue
Ottawa, ON K1Z 7P9

Young families are invited to join KBI Kids for our annual hamentaschen baking party! Choose from 3 funky flavours: S…

Mar

5 2017

Join us for a warm evening of singing along Hebrew songs - Israeli style Shira b'tzibur
FREE admission

Mar

5 2017

Ottawa Premiere Kosher Love

7:00PM - 10:00PM  

SJCC
21 Nadolny Sachs Private
Ottawa, ON K2A 1R9

Advance Tickets Available Sunday February 26, 2017 at 12:00pm
via https://kosherloveottawa.eventbrite.ca/
or by calli…

Mar

7 2017

Learn to Lead with Chazzan Benlolo

7:00PM - 8:30PM  

Kehillat Beth Israel Congregation
1400 Coldrey Avenue
Ottawa, ON K1Z 7P9

Join Chazzan Benlolo on Tuesday evenings in February and March and learn to lead the weekday and Shabbat services. Al…

Mar

7 2017

Modern Dilemmas. Talmudic Debates. Your Solutions.

7:00PM - 8:30PM  

Ottawa Torah Centre
111 Lamplighters Drive
Ottawa, ON K2J0C2

Apply mind-bending, brain-twisting, hair-splitting Talmudic reasoning to solve real-life modern dilemmas—situations…

Mar

7 2017

Ottawa Israeli Dance

7:00PM - 10:00PM  

Ottawa Jewish Community School Gymnasium
31 Nadolny Sachs Private
Ottawa, ON K2A 1R9

Announcing Ottawa Israeli Dance 2016 season! We bring you the latest dances from all over the world while also…

Mar

7 2017

Tea and Torah: Weekly Parasha Study

7:00PM - 8:30PM  

The Glebe Minyan
64 Powell Avenue
1
Ottawa, ON K1S2A1

Join Rav Anna to study the Parasha of the week! No Hebrew needed. All welcome – including non-Jews and those on a J…

Mar

7 2017

Malca Pass Library Book Group Meeting

7:30PM - 9:00PM  

Kehillat Beth Israel
1400 Coldrey Avenue
Ottawa, ON K1Z 7P9

book review and discussion

Mar

8 2017

Shloshim Service for Rabbi Yehuda Simes

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

Congregation Beit Tikvah Sanctuary
15 Chartwell Ave
Ottawa,

The Simes family together with Beit Tikvah of Ottawa invite the community to a Shloshim Memorial Service for Rabbi Ye…

Mar

8 2017

Kol Miriam Ladies Choir

7:15PM - 9:00PM  

Hillel Lodge
10 Nadolny Sachs Private
Ottawa, ON

Ladies, please come sing at the Ladies Hakhel Jewish choir. No choir Oct 12 and Dec 21, we break for Pesach

Mar

11 2017

The Commentary: A Shabbat Alternative

10:30AM - 11:30AM  

Kehillat Beth Israel Congregation
1400 Coldrey Avenue
Ottawa, ON K1Z 7P9

Join Kehillat Beth Israel's Rabbi Deborah Zuker for an alternative Shabbat morning. Look more deeply into the texts t…

Mar

11 2017

Childrens Purim Program at Temple Israel

4:30PM - 7:00PM  

Temple Israel
1301 Prince of Wales Drive
Ottawa, ON K2C 1N2

Join us at 4:30pm for a children's program with activity stations which will be followed by an abbreviated Megillah r…

Mar

11 2017

Purim Night Fever at KBI!

5:00PM - 9:00PM  

Kehillat Beth Israel Congregation
1400 Coldrey Avenue
Ottawa, ON K1Z 7P9

Join Kehillat Beth Israel in your best retro attire for a 70s-themed Purim! One night, so many options - pick what wo…

Mar

11 2017

Purim at Or Haneshamah!

6:30PM - 9:00PM  

Or Haneshamah
30 Cleary Ave
Ottawa, ON K2A 4A1

Celebrate Purim at Or Haneshemah

Mar

11 2017

Israeli House Purim Party

7:30PM - 11:00PM  

Soloway JCC

Israeli House Purim event. Adults only.

Mar

11 2017

Sephardi Association Purim Casino Night

7:30PM - 11:00PM  

Purim Casino Night
Shikun Oz, 57 Bateman Drive
Ottawa, ON K2G 4N9

Sephardi Association Purim Casino night, a truly Sephardic Purim celebration in Ottawa on Saturday, March 11 (7:30…

Mar

11 2017

CSN Presents: Purim in the Sixties

8:00PM - 11:55PM  

Chaim Boyarsky
59 Sweetland
ottawa, ON k1n7t7

Come celebrate Purim in the 60's

*LIVE 60'S MUSIC
*Nifty games
*Far Out Purim feast
*Twitch'n costumes - Come in 60's …

Mar

11 2017

EG and KBI Disney Purim

8:00PM - 11:00PM  

Eggspectations
171 Bank Street
Ottawa, ON K2P 1W5

EG and KBI present a Disney Purim you won't soon forget!

Mar

11 2017

Glebe Shul Purim Party

8:00PM - 11:30PM  

Avalon Studios
738A Bank Street (in the Glebe)

Celebrate Purim in second-hand style with Ottawa's finest young professionals! Dig up some treasures from your local …

Mar

11 2017

Beit Tikvah Teen Purim Bash

8:20PM - 10:00PM  

Congregation Beit Tikvah of Ottawa
15 Chartwell Avenue

Come to Beit Tikvah for Pizza-tashen, learning, treasure hunt, and much more silly fun!
In the spirit of Purim, pleas…

Mar

12 2017

Community Wide Purim Carnival

9:30AM - 12:00PM  

Soloway JCC
21 Nadolny Sachs Private
Ottawa, ON K2A 1R9

Join the SJCC, Kehillat Beth Israel, Beit Tikvah, Machzikei Hadas and Or Haneshamah for Purim fun with costumes,…

Mar

12 2017

Purim in Israel

10:00AM - 12:00PM  

Chabad of Centrepointe
100 Constellation Cres.
Ottawa, ON K2G 5J9

Show your solidarity with the IDF as we celebrate Purim in Israel.

Megillah Reading, delicious Israeli buffet brea…

Mar

12 2017

CBTO Women's Megillah Reading

10:30AM - 11:30AM  

Congregation Beit Tikvah of Ottawa
15 Chartwell Avenue

Women and girls -- come to the Megillah reading where you can hear a pin drop!
Beit Tikvah proudly presents Ottawa's…

Mar

12 2017

OTC's Purim In NYC!

4:00PM - 9:00PM  

Ottawa Torah Centre Chabad
111 Lamplighters Drive
Ottawa, ON K2J0C2

Join OTC for it's 20th annual themed Purim party. The non-stop fun for adults and children alike includes: Amazing Ae…

Mar

12 2017

Paw Patrol Purim Party!

4:30PM - 11:59PM  

Young Israel of Ottawa
627 Kirkwood Ave
Ottawa, ON K1Z 5X5

RSVP fast, spaces are limited! Seats are filling up fast! Don't let your kids miss out on this once in a life time…

Mar

12 2017

Purim in the Shtetl!

4:30PM - 8:00PM  


2310 Virginia Drive

Come celebrate Purim with an incredible Shtetl feast!
Featuring the world famous mentalist duo, The Evasons!
Shtetl T…

Mar

12 2017

Purim Seudah at CBTO

6:00PM - 8:00PM  

Elisheva Brantz
15 Chartwell Ave
Ottawa, ON K2G 4K3

Purim Seudah
Chinese Buffet
Vegetarian dishes available
Catered by Creative Kosher Catering

Cost:
$25 an adult…

Mar

14 2017

Learn to Lead with Chazzan Benlolo

7:00PM - 8:30PM  

Kehillat Beth Israel Congregation
1400 Coldrey Avenue
Ottawa, ON K1Z 7P9

Join Chazzan Benlolo on Tuesday evenings in February and March and learn to lead the weekday and Shabbat services. Al…

Mar

14 2017

Ottawa Israeli Dance

7:00PM - 10:00PM  

Ottawa Jewish Community School Gymnasium
31 Nadolny Sachs Private
Ottawa, ON K2A 1R9

Announcing Ottawa Israeli Dance 2016 season! We bring you the latest dances from all over the world while also…

Mar

14 2017

Tea and Torah: Weekly Parasha Study

7:00PM - 8:30PM  

The Glebe Minyan
64 Powell Avenue
1
Ottawa, ON K1S2A1

Join Rav Anna to study the Parasha of the week! No Hebrew needed. All welcome – including non-Jews and those on a J…

Mar

15 2017

Kol Miriam Ladies Choir

7:15PM - 9:00PM  

Hillel Lodge
10 Nadolny Sachs Private
Ottawa, ON

Ladies, please come sing at the Ladies Hakhel Jewish choir. No choir Oct 12 and Dec 21, we break for Pesach

Mar

17 2017

Superheros Teddy Bear Shabbat

5:30PM - 7:00PM  

Kehillat Beth Israel Congregation
1400 Coldrey Avenue
Ottawa, ON K1Z 7P9

Tots and their teddy bear friends are invited to join us for our SUPERHERO Teddy Bear Shabbat! Featuring a kid-friend…

Mar

17 2017

Shabbat Dinner featuring Dr. Bernd Wollschlaeger

6:15PM - 9:00PM  

Machzikei Hadas
2310 Virginia Drive

Come for a delicious Shabbat dinner, and hear the amazing story of Dr. Bernd Wollschlaeger.
Dr. Wollschlaeger grew up…

Mar

19 2017

Hockey Game

4:00PM - 6:00PM  

Barbara Ann Scott Arena
2205 Torquey Avenue
Ottawa, ON

Hit the ice in Ottawa!
Face-off with you friends and help send Canadian students to study in Hebrew University!
Com…

Mar

20 2017

CTeen Event

6:00PM - 7:30PM  

Ottawa Torah Centre Chabad
111 Lamplighters Drive
Ottawa, ON K2J0C2

Inviting Ottawa's Jewish teens for evening of food, friends and diversity. Hop on The Tour For Humanity: A highly int…

Mar

21 2017

Learn to Lead with Chazzan Benlolo

7:00PM - 8:30PM  

Kehillat Beth Israel Congregation
1400 Coldrey Avenue
Ottawa, ON K1Z 7P9

Join Chazzan Benlolo on Tuesday evenings in February and March and learn to lead the weekday and Shabbat services. Al…

Mar

21 2017

Ottawa Israeli Dance

7:00PM - 10:00PM  

Ottawa Jewish Community School Gymnasium
31 Nadolny Sachs Private
Ottawa, ON K2A 1R9

Announcing Ottawa Israeli Dance 2016 season! We bring you the latest dances from all over the world while also…

Mar

21 2017

Tea and Torah: Weekly Parasha Study

7:00PM - 8:30PM  

The Glebe Minyan
64 Powell Avenue
1
Ottawa, ON K1S2A1

Join Rav Anna to study the Parasha of the week! No Hebrew needed. All welcome – including non-Jews and those on a J…

Mar

22 2017

Ottawa Jewish Bereavement Support Group

10:30AM - 12:00PM  

Temple Israel
1301 Prince of Wales Drive
Ottawa, ON

Ottawa Jewish Bereavement Support Group Wednesday’s 10:30am – 12pm March 15th – May 3rd Temple Israel…

Mar

22 2017

Kol Miriam Ladies Choir

7:15PM - 9:00PM  

Hillel Lodge
10 Nadolny Sachs Private
Ottawa, ON

Ladies, please come sing at the Ladies Hakhel Jewish choir. No choir Oct 12 and Dec 21, we break for Pesach

Mar

23 2017

OJCS Open House

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

Jennifer Greenberg
100 Versilia Drive
Nepean
OTTAWA, ON K2G 7E4

I am hosting a wine and cheese parlor meeting at my home on Thursday March 23rd from 7-9pm, at 100 Versilia Drive in …

Mar

23 2017

The Polish 'Blue Police" and the Holocaust

7:30PM - 8:45PM  

Soloway JCC
21 Nadolny Sachs Private
Ottawa, ON K2A 1R9

The Polish 'Blue Police' and the Holocaust Professor Jan Grabowski, a University of Ottawa historian speaks…

Mar

24 2017

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Mar

26 2017

Kosher-for-Passover meals available from JFS

8:00AM - 5:00PM  

Lisa Bogdonov
301-2255 Carling Ave.
Ottawa, ON K2B 7Z5

Jewish Family Services is pleased to offer an assortment of frozen meat and pareve Kosher-for-Passover tv-dinner…

Mar

24 2017

Kabbalat Shabbat Service and Vegetarian Potluck Dinner

6:00PM - 9:00PM  

The Glebe Minyan
91A Fourth Avenue
Ottawa, ON K1S2L1

TGM offers a meditative Kabbalat Shabbat service followed by a dairy potluck.
We meet at the Quaker Meeting House, 9…

Mar

26 2017

Soloway JCC Annual Biathlon

8:30AM - 12:00PM  

Soloway JCC
21 Nadolny Sachs Private
Ottawa, ON K2A 1R9

Put together your team of 12, or be placed on a team, and spin and swim to help raise funds for the Soloway…

Mar

26 2017

Sunday Adult Jewish Exploration at Temple Israel

10:00AM - 11:30AM  

Temple Israel
1301 Prince of Wales dr
Ottawa, ON K2C 1N2

The Song of Songs - One of the Biblical books and is written as an erotic love poem – metaphorically dramatizing th…

Mar

26 2017

Jet - Girls Club

3:00PM - 4:30PM  

Crafts and Conversation for Girls in Grades 6,7,8 and their Moms. Location provided with RSVP to…

Mar

28 2017

Ottawa Israeli Dance

7:00PM - 10:00PM  

Ottawa Jewish Community School Gymnasium
31 Nadolny Sachs Private
Ottawa, ON K2A 1R9

Announcing Ottawa Israeli Dance 2016 season! We bring you the latest dances from all over the world while also…

Mar

28 2017

Tea and Torah: Weekly Parasha Study

7:00PM - 8:30PM  

The Glebe Minyan
64 Powell Avenue
1
Ottawa, ON K1S2A1

Join Rav Anna to study the Parasha of the week! No Hebrew needed. All welcome – including non-Jews and those on a J…

Mar

29 2017

Ottawa Jewish Bereavement Support Group

10:30AM - 12:00PM  

Temple Israel
1301 Prince of Wales Drive
Ottawa, ON

Ottawa Jewish Bereavement Support Group Wednesday’s 10:30am – 12pm March 15th – May 3rd Temple Israel…

Mar

29 2017

Women's Torah Study

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

Kehillat Beth Israel Congregation
1400 Coldrey Avenue
Ottawa, ON K1Z 7P9

Join Kehillat Beth Israel's Rabbi Deborah Zuker for her monthly Women's Torah Study on subjects relating to Women in …

Mar

29 2017

Kol Miriam Ladies Choir

7:15PM - 9:00PM  

Hillel Lodge
10 Nadolny Sachs Private
Ottawa, ON

Ladies, please come sing at the Ladies Hakhel Jewish choir. No choir Oct 12 and Dec 21, we break for Pesach

Mar

30 2017

Passover University with Rabbi Eytan Kenter

7:00PM - 8:30PM  

Kehillat Beth Israel Congregation
1400 Coldrey Avenue
Ottawa, ON K1Z 7P9

Preparing for Passover goes beyond cooking and cleaning. Join Rabbi Eytan Kenter for two sessions that will enrich th…

Mar

30 2017

The 2017 Edgar and Dorothy Davidson Lecture with Prof. Ruth Gavison

“State and Religions in Israel: The Regulation …