Tickets are still available for the event:
Friday 11thNovember 2016
“How Canada’s Jews Fought WWII”
Remembrance Day Service, Shabbat Dinner & Guest Speaker
Kingston Jewish Council (KJC), Queen’s Hillel, and Beth Israel Synagogue Adult Education are pleased to announce a wonderful opportunity to honour and remember our military veterans and all 17,000 plus Canadian Jews who served in WWll, at a special event on Friday, Nov. 11, 2016 at 5:30 p.m.
The evening will start with a Kabbalat Shabbat Service, including a time to honour all Fallen Soldiers. A Shabbat dinner will follow. Professor Ellin Bessner, a journalist and professor of journalism at Centennial College in Toronto, will talk about Kingston’s Jewish War Heroes, and preview her new book “Double Threat: Canada’s Jews, the Military, and WWll”.
This will be a very special evening. We hope you can attend.
For more information, and to reserve a spot, please contact:
FREE for members of the Canadian Forces in uniform.
$20.00 for adults, $12.50 for students, $10.00 children under 10
Payment by Cash or Cheque (made out to KJC) at the door.