Join JET in honouring Debbie Scharf and Sharon Sholzberg-Gray at this year’s Jewish Unity Live. The 6:30 pre-reception includes a light dinner and refreshments, followed by the 7:30 program with musical entertainment from Six13 and a gala dessert reception from Babi’s. Limited seating, free parking. For more information, click here.

Purchase your tickets here!

Featuring music from Six13.




When: October 30th – November 7th, 2016
Cost: $999, $699 for JWRP husbands
For more information, please contact Rabbi Shaps at zshaps@gmail.com
There are only SIX spots for all of Ottawa, so be sure to register ASAP to secure your spot! This trip is sure to be a wonderful learning experience, and all who participate always come back raving about it!

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Thank you to all the volunteers who made our Mishloach Manot packing day a HUGE success this year! Because of you, we’re able to spread the Purim joy each and every year.

Please visit our Facebook page here to see even more photos from the day. Thank you to Issie Scarowsky for taking these photos!

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(Read and Understand the Haggadah with Rabbi4b212550-6be3-498a-ace8-006eda42d9bf

Hoffman with two convenient times, morning and evening.)

Make sure to visit one of Rabbi Hoffman’s upcoming classes. 

Everyone welcome. For a full listing of Rabbi Hoffman’s classes, please click here:

Advanced Hebrew Reading

Alta Vista Classes

Derech Hashem

Lunch and Learn at Gowlings

Qualicum Classes

For any additional details, please contact Rabbi Hoffman at: 613-261-9098 or at rabbihoffman@jetottawa.com.

Check out this wonderful article in the most recent edition of the Ottawa Jewish Bulletin about Rabbi Hoffman!


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