Arts and Culture

“Creating meaningful experiences in the cultural arts Jewish world”

For more information about cultural arts programs at the JCC, contact:
Tania Guerrero, Arts and Culture Coordinator
403-537-8596 or email

We invite you to consult our Jewish Calendar 101 to lean more about the Jewish Holidays. Click here for more information. 

Yom HaZikaron 
Tuesday April 17
7:00 - 8:00pm | Temple B’nai Tikvah 
Come together in community for a traditional Yom HaZikaron event with prayer, poetry, music, and readings. Sponsored by Temple B’nai Tikvah and Calgary Jewish Federation. 

Yom HaAtzmaut
Wednesday April 18 
6:00 - 8:00pm 
It's Israel's 70th year! Join us at the Calgary JCC as we celebrate this milestone. Enjoy live Israeli music by Heebros & Friends with guest singers, food and activities. Plus, explore Israel with PJ Library®. In collaboration with PJ Library® and Calgary Jewish Federation.It's Israel's 70th year! Join us at the Calgary JCC as we celebrate this milestone. Enjoy live Israeli music by Heebros & Friends with guest singers, food and activities. Plus, explore Israel with PJ Library®. In collaboration with PJ Library® and Calgary Jewish Federation.

JCC Writers' Group
Calling all writers! Do you want to meet with a group of like-minded writers on a regular basis to support, encourage, and get word to paper? Email Tania Guerrero to express your area of interest (poetry, prose, etc.).

 

JCC Book Club
First Monday of the month, 1:00-2:30pm
Your place to explore a world of stories! Stimulating conversations, Jewish and non-Jewish authors.

 

Community Klezmer Band
Explore the world of Jewish music? Do you want to know the difference between a Bulgar, a Zok and a Terkisher? Want to learn to play some of the vast and deep klezmer repertoire? Come join clarinetist/conductor Frank Rackow to explore the exciting world of klezmer and related Jewish music. All instruments, ages and levels of experience are welcome. Concert and presentations will be scheduled around the city. Rehearsals: Mondays, 7:00-8:30pm. RSVP to email. 

 

Betzalel Arts
Jewish artists working together to support, encourage, and develop artistic professionalism and growth. Professional and emerging photographers are also welcome to join this group.
Professional Development • Solo and Group Shows  •  Art Sales
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