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Youth Orchestra Concert
A joint youth orchestra concert will be held on Friday, March 20 at 8 pm at Oscar Peterson Concert Hall (Concordia University). Greater Buffalo Youth Orchestra, visiting from New York State, will open the program with Rossini’s William Tell Overture and Dvorak’s 9th Symphony, “From the New World”. Local ensemble Orchestre Symphonique de l’École Joseph-François-Perrault will finish the program with works by Saint-Saëns, Grieg and Brahms. Free admission. This concert is organized by ACFEA Tour Consultants. For more information, contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Therapy for Charity
We are planning a charity event on Saturday February 15th from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. where people can contribute the amount of their choosing to the “West Island Cardiac Wellness Program”. On this day, our physiotherapists, osteopaths, and massage therapists donate of their time to assess and treat anyone looking for help with an orthopedic pain or injury, in return for a donation. This will be our 2nd year hosting such an event, and we were hoping to reach as many people as possible this year.
T : (514)695-7122 or email@example.com
International Holocaust Remembrance Day
January 26 at 1 p.m. in French and at 11 a.m. in English.
20 places per language only! Book your tickets quickly.
• Visit our temporary exhibition Tell me! Children's literature and the Holocaust.
• Heart-shaped book making workshop
Muslim Awareness Week
Temple Book Club with Rabbi Greenspan
Wednesday, January 22 at 4:00 pm
This month we are reading:A Bookshop in Berlin, by Françoise Frenkel.The only requirement is that you have read the book and take part in the discussion. Open to everyone. Advance registration is encouraged.
Location: Temple Emanu-El-Beth Sholom, 395 Elm Avenue, Westmount, Quebec, H3Z 1Z4.
Game Night & Havdalah
Saturday, January 25 at 5:30 pm
An evening of board games, pizza, and Havdalah. Bring your favourite board game, or play one we provide. Invite your friends; all ages are welcome.
Cost:Members: $20 per family, $10 each; Friends of Temple: $25 per family, $15 each.
For more info or to register, contact Rosie at 514-937-3575, ext. 213.
Location: Temple Emanu-El-Beth Sholom, 4100 Sherbrooke Street West, Westmount, Quebec H3Z 1A5
AGI Awareness Conference 2020
“Hormones, Sleep and Dementia: How are they linked?”
Tuesday, January 21, 2020
Doors open at 6:00 p.m. / Conference 6:30 to 8:00 p.m.
Chamandy Auditorium, LCC, 4090 Avenue Royal, Montréal, QC H4A 2M5
Join the Alzheimer Groupe (AGI) Awareness Conference 2020 and deepen your understanding of dementia. AGI invites you to a one of a kind, theatre-style speaker panel, combining three expert presenters and a news media professional. Cindy Sherwin, Reporter CTV News, will moderate along with guest speakers:
- Dr. Serge Gauthier, CM, CQ, MD, FRCPC
- Dr. Julie Carrier, PhD
- Dr. Nicole Gervais, PhD
Be ready for an interactive discussion and learn about the relationship between sleep, hormones and dementia. This exchange will inform you about the latest findings in the field and will explore how sleep and hormones play a role in the development of dementia. This panel conference will share available prevention strategies and guide future recommendations. Conference is in English.
Registration required by calling AGI at 514-485-7233. Limited Seating.
Dorshei Emet Shabbat Shira Presents Shtreiml
High-octane, not-so-traditional Jewish music that will leave listeners with visions of Tzfat at sunset.
Featuring: Jason Rosenblatt, Rachel Lemisch, Tevet Sela, Thierry Arsenault, and Josh Fink
A lush and exotic mix of music informed by the florid cantillations, insistent rhythms and intricate melodies of the ancient Mizrahi community of Tzfat, Israel.
February 8, 2020, 8pm
18 Cleve Road, Hampstead
Available at http://shtreiml-at-dorshei.eventbrite.ca