Summer 2020
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A Journey through Greenberg Families Library's Cookbook Shelf
August 19
5 - 6 pm

Join our host Rissella Weiss on Zoom, and explore Jewish and Kosher cookbooks that are part of the library's collection. Bring your own favorite Jewish or Kosher cookbooks to share as well! Please register in advance and receive the Zoom log in info!
Contact Carlie MacPherson at


The Crafty Librarian: DIY Paper Spinners
++++This event will be rescheduled! Please stay tuned!
2 - 4 pm

Join Greenberg Families Library librarian Carlie on Zoom to make colourful paper spinners!
This fun activity requires the following supplies: twine,cardboard, paper, markers, scissors and glue stick. Template to be provided upon registration, here.
Contact Carlie MacPherson at

PJ Summer Contest with Camp B'nai Brith of Ottawa 
Aug. 20-26

Join CBB of Ottawa in some summertime fun! 
Complete one or more of the activities and share by posting to the PJ Library Facebook Group
EVERY participating family will receive a prize! Winner will receive a CBB FREE WEEKENDER or FAMILY CAMP registration for Summer 2021
More info here
Contact CBB Associate Director Jill Doctor at 
for your family passcode to participate.

Ongoing Activities

Congregation Beit Tikvah of Ottawa has online classes and talks via Zoom available. Check the webpage for times and links.


Congregation Machzikei Hadas has online classes and options for online services. Many of the listings can be found on their Facebook page and some are available on Rabbi Scher's website.


JET's calendar is full of virtual classes for adults. Visit here.


Kehillat Beth Israel has moved classes and programs to Zoom and Facebook Live. Programs will be posted on their Facebook page


Congregation Young Israel of Ottawa is on Facebook!

Ottawa Torah Centre is offering online classes and words of inspiration on Facebook Live.


Soloway JCC
Enjoy workouts, programs, and various virtual online offerings. Updating daily to help community members to stay in touch through this time of isolation. Visit here.


Temple Israel Ottawa is providing many services virtually using YouTube, Facebook and Zoom. Follow them on Facebook.


Young Israel Congregation of Ottawa virtual offerings are available on Facebook.