Exhibits for 2020:

Immigration to Saint John

- there were four waves of immigration - from England, Eastern Europe, post Second World War and from Israel

Preparing for the Sabbath

- antique stove and video showing the making of bagels, ca. 1974

From the Cradle to the Grave

- explore Jewish holy days, customs and lifecycle events

Starting a New Life: Holocaust Survivors in New Brunswick

- ten family stories

Family Stories

- first hand stories of life in Saint John

Open for Business: Jewish Businesses in Saint John

- remembering business through stories, photographs and artifacts

Shaarei Zedek Synagogue (Conservative and Egalitarian)

Events in 2020:

Many events scheduled for 2020 have been cancelled or rescheduled.

Sunday, January 26 - 2:00 to 4:00 pm - Book Reading – Dan Elman - Chess Concepts

The book is arranged as a series of lectures for chess educators, chess players and 'kibitzers' as a 'Chess Appreciation" course. Dan Elman begins with some basic ideas, then we are introduced to the evolution of ideas from the 6th century to the 21st century.

Monday, April 20 - 7:30 to 9:00 pm - Yom Hashoah / Holocaust Remembrance Day - cancelled

Thursday, May 14 - 7:30 to 9:00 pm - The Eighth Annual Spring Variety Concert - cancelled

Sunday, May 17, 24 and 31 - Lecture Series – Judaism in Context, part two– presented by Dan Elman - may be rescheduled

Saturday, October 17 to Thursday, October 22 - The Seventh Annual Saint John Jewish Film Festival - a virtual event - see home page and film festival page for details

Virtual Exhibits:

Past to Present: Generations of Jewish Life in Saint John

External link opens in new tab or windowhttp://www.virtualmuseum.ca/community-stories_histoires-de-chez-nous/150-years-jewish-history-stjohn_150-ans-vie-juive-stjohn/

The Changing Role of Jewish Women in Saint John

External link opens in new tab or windowhttp://www.virtualmuseum.ca/sgc-cms/histoires_de_chez_nous-community_memories/pm_v2.php?lg=English&ex=00000538&fl=0&id=exhibit_home

Celebrating 150 Years of Jewish Life in Saint John, New Brunswick

External link opens in new tab or windowhttp://www.virtualmuseum.ca/sgc-cms/histoires_de_chez_nous-community_memories/pm_v2.php?id=exhibit_home&fl=0&lg=English&ex=00000725

Virtual Tour of the former Shaarei Zedek Synagogue building on Carleton Street, Saint John

External link opens in new tab or windowhttp://www.synagogues360.org/synagogues.php?/ident=canada_003