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Many thanks to Porter Airlines for support of
                        our fundraiser.

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The Jewish Youth Library welcomed MPP Yasir Naqvi on Jan 8, 2015 to announce a grant the JYL received from the Government of Ontario for the Seniors' Networking and Education Workshop Series. The JYL is collaborating with AJA 50+ to deliver this program, which will increase Seniors' involvement in the community and encourage networking. 

Read about it on CFRA - HERE!!!! 

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CGI Calendar 2015!

The 2015 Camp Gan Israel Calendar is now available. Take a look at all the fun planned for July! 

 
   
Camp Gan Israel
Welcome to CGI of Ottawa! Our camp is part of the largest and fastest growing network of world-wide Jewish Day Camps. Many a child has been known to ...
Westboro Jewish Montessori Preschool
The Westboro Jewish Montessori Preschool provides the highest level of early childhood education to Jewish children from all affiliations and levels ...
Friendship Circle
The Friendship Circle provides services and support for Jewish children and teens with special needs through the help of trained teen volunteers and ...
Jewish Youth Library
The Jewish Youth Library serves all affiliates of the Ottawa Jewish Community and anyone looking for authentic Jewish books. Our large selection of ...
Rosh Chodesh: SoulMates
Romantics of all ages have waxed poetic on the notion of “soulmates,” seeking to grasp what makes love and passion so potent, what drives the ...
Purim
Your Brief Purim Guide
This user-friendly wizard walks you through all of Purim's traditions and customs.
 
Learn the History and Meaning of HamantaschenShe Is Esther, or Is She?
Parshah
Will the Real Leader Please Stand Up?
Where was the Jewish leadership during the sin of the Golden Calf? Why were they not ...
 
Learn the Parshah In Depth
Video
The Rise of an Anti-Semite
This class studies the text of the third chapter of the book of Esther.
 
Why Purim Has a Persian NameRiding a Camel Under a Raised Knee!?
Story
The Crazy Son-in-Law
The townspeople stared and were astonished; they decided the poor fellow must have ...
 
Women
Asking for Help vs. Standing on Your Own
Nobody, not even the queen, was allowed to approach the king without the king first ...
 
Lifestyle
 
Craft: Purim CharactersArt: Hamantashen Star of David

 

The 30th Anniversary Dinner was a huge success!

Check out the pictures. You can find them under "Photos".

The 30th Anniversary Tribute Dinner featured the world-renowned a cappella and YouTube sensation The Maccabeats!!

Enjoy this video of The Maccatbeats performing Lechah Dodi at the Tribute Dinner.

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 Click the picture below to see more pictures of the 30th Anniversary Tribute Dinner.

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