Upcoming Events

The Calgary JCC is a community centre open to everyone!
There is something about this place!
           

Open Sukkah
October 14-20
9:00am - 9:00pm | JCC parking lot
One of the Sukkot traditions is to have our meals in the sukkah, a temporary hut built to protect the Jewish people while in the dessert. Our beautiful sukkah will be open for everybody to enjoy their meals and restful time. Private functions and community agencies are welcome. Email Shula to book the Sukkah.

Welcome Shabbat in the Sukkah
Friday, October 18
12:00 - 4:00pm
Welcome Shabbat in the sukkah with lulav and etrog shakings!

Hearing Clinic 
Monday October 21
10:00-11:30am
Simply put, we believe every sound connects us to our world  Come receive a complimentary screening. Free and no appointment necessary. In partnership with Connect Hearing

Calgary JCC 40th Anniversary
Thursday, October 24
6:30pm
Join us as we reminisce and celebrate JCC's 40th anniversary!

Golden Age High Tea - SOLD OUT
Sunday, October 27
2:00 - 4:00 pm 
You are invited to join us for tea, scones, and sandwiches. Wear your hat or fascinator as we sip our cup of tea. Men wear your top hats or a hat. RSVP to 403-537-8599 or 403-253-8600, ext.0. In partnership with BBYO. Cost: $5 per person

Mind Fit Seminar
Monday, October 28
10:00 - 11:30am 
Not only does the body show changes as it ages, but so does the mind  Join us for a fun and informative session where you will learn proactive ways to enhance cognitive functioning. This presentation includes engaging group activities used in the Cognitive Therapeutics Method, a science-based cognitive stimulation program, as well as trivia, Name that Tune and logo identification. In partnership with Home Care Assistance. Free

Israel-Canada Jazz Night
Thursday, November 7
7:00pm | Ironwood Stage and Grill
Join Israel saxophonist, Tevet Sela and Canadian pianist, John Roney for a blend of musical cultures from the Middle East, Europe, and North America. 
Tickets: $35 at jazzyyc.com (15% JCC discount code: JCC2019). Master workshop available: Traditional and Current Styles. Co-sponsored with JazzYYC: Calgary’s Jazz Collaborative.

Monthly Luncheons
Tuesdays November 12 (no lunch in October due to Yom Kippur)
11:45am - 1:45pm
A fun and lovely way to spend time with friends in a warm and friendly atmosphere  Enjoy a home cooked meal and wonderful entertainment  Please bring one food item each month for the Mitzvah Project Food Bank. $5/Member & Public

Community Challah Bake
Thursday, November 14
6:30 - 9:00pm
Join women of all ages as we come together to make challah and take home to bake. For more information contact Nessie at 403-537-8599. $18 per challah.

Welcome Shabbat
Friday, November 15
Shabbat Challah Braiding

Neora Makeup
Monday, November 18
10:00am - 1:00pm 
Join Terry and Sherry to try samples and get all the information you need to care for mature skin  No appointment necessary. In partnership with Neora

Hearing Clinic 
Monday, November 25
10:00 - 11:30am
Simply put, we believe every sound connects us to our world  Come receive a complimentary screening. Free and no appointment necessary. In partnership with Connect Hearing

Jewish Book Festival
December 8 - 15
Entertaining, educating, inspiring, and uniting readers of all ages with authors. Join us for a celebration of books, ideas, and current conversations that make up the fabric of today’s Jewish world. Enjoy talks, readings, book signings and sale, presentations, and more!  

Golden Age Chanukah Lunch
Tuesday, December 10
11:45am - 1:45pm
Join us for a festive lunch celebration with music, door prizes, and 50/50 draw. In partnership with Jewish Family Service Calgary. RSVP before November 29 to Nessie 403-537-8599 or Albina 403-692-6380 or Customer Service Desk 403-253-8600, ext.0.
Cost: $15 per person (must be paid in cash when registering)

Chanukah Dance Party
Sunday, December 15
2:00 - 4:00pm
Bring the entire family and join the JCC in our annual celebration. Free and open to everyone!