March 21st is the IDERD which we observe every year, usually in City Hall. It commemorates a terrible massacre of unarmed protesters in South Africa in 1960. In 1966 the United Nations General Assembly proclaimed this as a day of remembrance. Canada was the first country to support the initiative, making it an annual campaign… Read more »
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LUNCH & LEARN Monday February 12, at noon here. Salima Versi (PhD Cand.) will talk about Islam and Mental Health. Bring your lunch if you like, hot and cold drinks provided, $2 donation gratefully accepted. Our entrance is in the back lane across from Tim Horton’s. The parking situation has changed, please plan… Read more »
Please join us at Temple Beth Ora, Edmonton’s Reform Synagogue, 12313 – 105 Avenue, on Friday February 2ndat 5:30 pm for an explanation of Tu Bishevat followed by the Friday night Kabbalat Shabbat service at 6:00. Did you know that there is not one, but four New Years in the Jewish Calendar and that one of them is reserved for trees? Yes, Tu Bishevat is the Jewish… Read more »
LUNCH & LEARN Monday December 11 at noon here. Marg Armstrong will talk about the Memorial Society of Edmonton and District, a non-profit, non-sectarian society of like-minded individuals who believe in pre-planning dignified final arrangements at a reasonable cost. Two things are guaranteed in this world: death and taxes. What do you want done with… Read more »
“CELEBRATING OUR FAITHS” Please join us in City Hall on Friday December 1st at noon, a new nativity scene created by a local artist will be “unveiled”, a school choir will entertain and light refreshments served, all welcome.
Edmonton Interfaith Centre Annual Open House –Wednesday December 6 at 7:30, please join us here for our annual relaxing evening of fun, food, music, dance and schmoozing with friends old and new. Learn, listen (and participate) in Tai Chi, Indigenous drumming, ginaan, shabad, bhajan, Chanukah and Christmas of course. You can buy calendars and renew… Read more »
Please join us on Wednesday November 22 at 1:00 to meet Rabbi Arik Ascherman. He led Rabbis for Human Rights for 21 years, and has currently founded “Torat Tzedek” (Torah of Justice.) He is known for putting himself in physical danger in the defense of others, and is widely recognized as a leading Israeli advocate… Read more »
LUNCH & LEARN Monday November 20 at noon, Nicholas Wickenden will present “Luther – the Unintended Reformation”. Bring your lunch if you like, hot and cold drinks provided, $2 donation gratefully accepted. Entrance is in the back lane across from Tim Horton’s. There is very limited parking here, please plan to park elsewhere, the lot… Read more »
Join us at Just One World Nov. 25-26. We will be selling out 2018 Multifaith Calendar.