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Jun 2, 2019
Yom Yerushalayim
Jun 8, 2019
Erev Shavuot
Jun 10, 2019
Shavuot
Jun

2 2019

Ottawa Modern Jewish School Open House

10:00AM - 12:00PM  

Soloway JCC, Lower Level, Ganon Preschool Wing
21 Nadolny Sachs Private
Ottawa, ON K2A 1R9

OMJS is opening its doors and welcoming you in!
10:00AM - 11:00AM - Classroom Visits
11:00AM - 12:00PM - Q&A with Pr…

Jun

2 2019

PJ in the Park

10:00AM - 12:00PM  

Centrepointe Park
260 Centrepointe Dr
Ottawa, ON K2G 6E8

Join PJ Library for our annual PJ in the Park including a BBQ!

$10 per family can be purchased online

Jun

2 2019

CHW Ottawa Spring Tea

2:00PM - 4:00PM  

At the home of Roz and Steven Fremeth
11 Craigmohr Court

This fundraising tea is honouring Lily and Jerry Penso and raising funds for the "Healing Broken Families" program at…

Jun

2 2019

CBTO event to honour Rabbi and Rivka Finkelstein

7:00PM - 11:00PM  

Congregation Beit Tikvah of Ottawa
15 Chartwell Ave.
Ottawa, ON

Join us for a wonderful cocktail reception in honour of Rabbi Howard Finkelstein’s retirement.

Jun

2 2019

Chanting and Chocolate

7:30PM - 9:00PM  

Or Haneshamah
30 Cleary Ave
Ottawa, ON K2A 4A1

An evening of uplifting sacred Jewish chanting that brings clarity to the mind and expansiveness to the spirit. Led…

Jun

2 2019

Global Iftar Project

9:00PM - 11:30PM  


108 Richmond Road
Ottawa, ON

At the end of each day of Ramadan the Muslim community comes together for an “Iftar”, breaking of the fast. The O…

Jun

4 2019

OTTAWA ISRAELI DANCE 2018-2019

6:30PM - 10:00PM  

Ottawa Jewish Community School gym
31 Nadolny Sachs Private
Ottawa, ON

Israeli dancing weekly, Tuesdays, from 6:30 to 10:00 pm in the gym at OJCS

Jun

4 2019

Kol Miriam Choir

7:30PM - 9:00PM  

Hillel Lodge
10 Nadolny Sachs Private
Ottawa, ON K2A 4G7

Kol Miriam Choir is a group of female voices which sings spiritual, joyful Jewish music for women by women. No musica…

Jun

4 2019

Malca Pass Library Book Discussion Group

7:30PM - 9:00PM  

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

"One Man Dancing" will be reviewed by Alvina Ruprecht; group discussion will follow. This review will feature a…

Jun

5 2019

Guf Va’Nefesh – Body-Mind-Spirit Integration Classes

7:30PM - 9:00PM  

Or Haneshamah
30 Cleary Avenue
Room Five, Ground Floor
Ottawa , ON K2A 4A1

A monthly class in Body-Mind-Spirit Integration, open at no cost to all in the community.

Jun

6 2019

16th Annual Israeli Film Festival

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

2 Daly avenue
Arts Court

Join us at the annual Israeli Film Festival! schedule here

Jun

6 2019

Ottawa Jewish Community Foundation Annual General Meeting

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

Soloway JCC
21 Nadolny Sachs Private
Ottawa, ON K2A1R9

Ottawa Jewish Community Foundation to hold Annual General Meeting. More details to follow.

Jun

8 2019

Pre-Shavuot Women’s Learning Symposium

10:15AM - 11:15AM  

Congregation Machzikei Hadas
2310 Virginia Drive
Ottawa, ON K1H 6S2

Come listen to our talented members as they expand on the wisdom of The Book of Ruth and The Ten Commandments:

Yael P…

Jun

8 2019

Tot Shabbat - Shavuot!

10:30AM - 12:30PM  

Kehillat Beth Israel Congregation
1400 Coldrey Ave.
Ottawa, ON K1Z 7P0

Join Rabbi Zuker for this fun morning at shul! We'll enjoy our Tot Shabbat service and learn all about the upcoming h…

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8 2019

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Jun

9 2019

All Night Learning with Chabad of Centrepointe

11:30PM - 2:30AM  

Chabad of Centrepointe
23 Palisade Street
Ottawa, ON K2G5M6

The Ottawa Jewish Academy Presents:
Shavuot All Night Learning, with Rabbi Mendelsohn.

11:30 - 12:30 TALMUD (Join a …

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8 2019

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9 2019

Shavuot All Night Learning

11:45PM - 4:00AM  

Congregation Machzikei Hadas
2310 Virginia Drive
Ottawa, ON K1H 6S2

Come join us for a night of learning featuring a delicious fare catered by Creative Kosher!

11:45 PM - Rabbi Bulka
1…

Jun

9 2019

Shavuot at KBI: A Day of Study and Prayer

7:00AM - 12:00PM  

Kehillat Beth Israel Congregation
1400 Coldrey Ave.
Ottawa, ON K1Z 7P0

On Shavuot we delight in receiving the Torah - join us for some early morning Torah Study before Shavuot services!
7-…

Jun

9 2019

Shavuot at Young Israel!

8:45AM - 1:30PM  

Young Israel of Ottawa
1762 Carling Avenue
Ottawa , ON K2A 2H7

Come celebrate Shavuot at Young Israel!
Services begin at 8:45am with Torah reading and the Ten Commandments at 10:0…

Jun

9 2019

Shavuot Services at Adath Shalom

9:45AM - 12:15PM  

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

Join Adath Shalom as we celebrate Shavuot. The Adath Shalom choir will lead us in a joyous Hallel service.
Adath Shal…

Jun

9 2019

Shavuot Kids Carnival

10:00AM - 11:30AM  

Congregation Machzikei Hadas
2310 Virginia Drive
Ottawa, ON K1H KS2

Shavuot Story, Circle Time, Games & Healthy Snack
Ages 0-3 • 10:00-11:30am

Mini Menches Group & Healthy Snack Time…

Jun

9 2019

Shavuot at Chabad of Centrepointe

10:00AM - 1:00PM  

Chabad of Centrepointe
23 Palisade Street
Ottawa, ON K2G5M6

Annual Family Shavuot Celebration with Chabad of Centrepointe
10:00 Holidays Services
11:00 Reading of the Torah (Ten…

Jun

9 2019

Shavout Dairy Feast and Ice Cream Party

11:00AM - 1:00PM  

Finkelstien Chabad Jewish Centre
254 Friel St.
Ottawa, ON K1N 5Z1

Join us together with family and friends on the first day of Shavuot, Sunday June 9 , at 11:00am for the reading of t…

Jun

9 2019

Shavuot Dairy Brunch & Ten Commandments

11:00AM - 1:00PM  

Ottawa Torah Centre
111 Lamplighters Drive
Ottawa, ON K2J0C2

Bring your family and friends to celebrate the giving of the Torah. Hear the Ten Commandments and enjoy a delicious d…

Jun

9 2019

Shavuot Luncheon and Rabbi2Rabbi Live

12:00PM - 2:00PM  

Congregation Machzikei Hadas
2310 Virginia Drive
Ottawa, ON K1H 6S2

Services begin: 8:45AM
Reading of The Ten Commandments: 10:00 AM

Gourmet Dairy Luncheon by Creative Kosher Catering

S…

Jun

9 2019

Makom Shavuot Ice Cream Party

4:00PM - 7:00PM  

Stanley Park Field House (also known as the New Edinburgh Field House)
203 Stanley Avenue
Ottawa, ON K1M 1P3

You're invited to join Makom for an ice cream party to celebrate Shavuot.
As always, this will be a very family frien…

Jun

10 2019

KBI & OJCS: Shavuot at the Shul

8:00AM - 3:00PM  

Kehillat Beth Israel Congregation
1400 Coldrey Ave.
Ottawa, ON K1Z 7P0

Kehillat Beth Israel and Ottawa Jewish Community School invite kids in Grades K through 5 to a fun day of Shavuot pro…

Jun

11 2019

OTTAWA ISRAELI DANCE 2018-2019

6:30PM - 10:00PM  

Ottawa Jewish Community School gym
31 Nadolny Sachs Private
Ottawa, ON

Israeli dancing weekly, Tuesdays, from 6:30 to 10:00 pm in the gym at OJCS

Jun

12 2019

Lunch & Listen with Israel Bonds and Shai Babad

12:00PM - 2:00PM  

Soloway JCC
21 Nadolny Sachs Private
Ottawa, ON K2A1R9

Join us to hear Shai speak about himself, Israel and the economy. Lunch will be served.

Jun

12 2019

Caregiver Group - Connecting with your Loved One

1:30PM - 3:00PM  

The Bess and Moe Greenberg Family Hille Lodge
10 Nadolny Sachs Avenue
Ottawa, ON

This discussion and supportive group offers family members and caregivers encouragement, comfort and self care techniques.

Jun

12 2019

Jewish Memorial Gardens AGM

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

Soloway JCC
21 Nadolny Sachs Private
Ottawa, ON K2A1R9

Annual General Meeting at SJCC.

Jun

12 2019

Jewish Bereavement Support Group

7:00PM - 8:30PM  

Kehillat Beth Israel Congregation
1400 Coldrey Ave.
Ottawa, ON K1Z 7P0

You deserve support after experiencing a loss. This free Jewish Bereavement Support group takes place monthly, on the…

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13 2019

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23 2019

BEYOND THE PALE -- Ottawa Fringe Festival
 

ODD Box
2 Daly Avenue
Ottawa, ON

BEYOND THE PALE -- Jewish Solo Theater Performance

Jun

13 2019

Kiddush and Cram

4:00PM - 7:00PM  

College Square Starbucks
1379 Woodroffe Avenue
Nepean, ON K2G 1V7

A study edition of our weekly Coffee Thursdays. Bring your homework and get some studying done with friends in advanc…

Jun

13 2019

Join us as we thank our outstanding ShinShinim, Inbar and Liam, and say farewell as they finish up their time working…

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13 2019

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Jun

23 2019

THE WALK IN THE SNOW: The True Story Of Lise Meitner

7:00PM - 6:00PM  

Arts Court Library,
2 Daly Street
Ottawa, ON ON K1N 7B9

THE WALK IN THE SNOW: The True Story Of Lise Meitner
Christmas Eve, 1938: Kungalv, Sweden.
Two Jewish refugees from t…

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14 2019

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16 2019

CBB of Ottawa Family Camp!

10:00AM  


7861 River Road
Quyon, QC J0X 2V0

Are you interested in Jewish overnight camp for your child? Do you want just a TASTE of it - with your entire family?…

Jun

16 2019

16th Annual Israeli Film Festival

4:00PM - 6:00PM  

2 Daly avenue
Arts Court

Join us at the annual Israeli Film Festival! schedule here

Jun

18 2019

Purchase your copy of the 2019 Directory for only $23 during the advance sale day - look for the table in the lobby a…

Jun

18 2019

OTTAWA ISRAELI DANCE 2018-2019

6:30PM - 10:00PM  

Ottawa Jewish Community School gym
31 Nadolny Sachs Private
Ottawa, ON

Israeli dancing weekly, Tuesdays, from 6:30 to 10:00 pm in the gym at OJCS

Jun

18 2019

KBI Concert: ECHOES OF THE SOUL - The Music of Julian Dawes

7:00PM - 10:00PM  

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

KBI presents a special concert to raise money for Jewish youth camping and Israel trips, and the Leslie Shinder Choir…

Jun

19 2019

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20 2019

Machzikei Hadas Blood Drive

3:30PM - 4:00PM  



Ottawa, ON

Machzikei Hadas Blood Drive
A two day, life saving event

Ottawa’s Blood Donor Centre
1575 Carling Avenue
June 19 …

Jun

19 2019

Purchase your copy of the 2019 Directory for only $23 during the advance sale day - look for the table in the lobby a…

Jun

19 2019

Jewish Federation of Ottawa Annual General Meeting

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

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

85th Annual General Meeting

Jun

20 2019

"I was part of the command group who planned the operation

I was in the assault team that launched from the first airc…

Jun

20 2019

Purchase your copy of the 2019 Directory for only $23 during the advance sale day - look for the table in the lobby a…

Jun

20 2019

Stu's Pool Party - Round 2

5:00PM - 9:00PM  

Gemstone Corporation
252 Argyle Avenue
OTTAWA, ON K2P 1B9

Please join us to celebrate Stu’s life, save more lives and help us end the search for Bone Marrow for…

Jun

22 2019

Tot Shabbat at KBI

10:30AM - 12:30PM  

Kehillat Beth Israel Congregation
1400 Coldrey Ave.
Ottawa, ON K1Z 7P0

Join Rabbi Zuker for this fun Saturday morning at Tot Shabbat! We'll share prayers, songs, stories, and have time to …

Jun

23 2019

16th Annual Israeli Film Festival

4:00AM - 9:00PM  

2 Daly ave
Arts Court

Join us at the annual Israeli Film Festival!
2 films today: 4pm and 6:30pm schedule here

Jun

23 2019

Emunah Ottawa Family in Israel Event

11:00AM - 1:00PM  

Beit Tikvah Congregation
15 Chartwell Ave
Ottawa,

Brunch and Learn

Topic:  The Challenge of Learning

Speakers: Jennie Roberge, Founder and chair of Limmud Ottawa an…

Jun

23 2019

Kosher Day at the Ball Park with KBI

12:00PM - 5:00PM  

RCGT Park

Join your friends from KBI for a fun afternoon at the Ball Park complete with Kosher food!
More details to come!

Jun

23 2019

OJCS Retirement Tea

3:00PM - 4:30PM  

Ottawa Jewish Community School
31 NADOLNY SACHS PR.
OTTAWA, ON K2A 1R9

Retirement Tea honouring Rabbi Howard Finkelstein and Noga Reiss to be held at Ottawa Jewish Community School

Jun

25 2019

OTTAWA ISRAELI DANCE 2018-2019

6:30PM - 10:00PM  

Ottawa Jewish Community School gym
31 Nadolny Sachs Private
Ottawa, ON

Israeli dancing weekly, Tuesdays, from 6:30 to 10:00 pm in the gym at OJCS

Jun

27 2019

16th Annual Israeli Film Festival
 

2 Daly avenue
Arts Court

Join us at the annual Israeli Film Festival! schedule here

Jun

27 2019

Tamir's AGM & Amazing Race!

5:00PM - 11:59PM  

Kehillat Beth Israel Congregation
1400 Coldrey Avenue
Ottawa, ON K1Z7P9

You are invited to Tamir’s AGM & Amazing Race! We look forward to seeing you there!

Jun

30 2019

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6 2019

JET Yarchei Kallah: Jewish Educational Extravaganza

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

Jewish Community Campus (Hillel Lodge & SJCC)
Nadolny Sachs Private
Ottawa, ON k2a 1r9

A week of outstanding Classes, Lunch & Learns, as well as an opening night lecture and Shabbaton with Rabbi Mordechai Becher.

Jun

30 2019

Opening Night - JET Yarchei Kallah

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

Congregation Machzikei Hadas
2310 Virginia Drive
Ottawa, ON k1h 6s2

Talk on "Finding Pleasure Through Oneness" with Rabbi Mordechai Becher, Professor at Yeshiva University, acclaimed…