Upcoming Events

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

Welcome Shabbat - Special Passover Celebration
Friday, April 12
10:30 - 11:00am | Calgary JCC
Join us for a family-friendly Passover Celebration.

Navigating Care Options
Monday April 15
10:00am-12:00pm
Aging seniors in Calgary are seeking help at home in greater numbers every year. Family and friends sometimes step in to provide caregiving, however many families turn to professional home care services for their loved ones, whether through private home care companies or through Alberta Health Services (AHS). Join us as we navigate all the options available to families when deciding on private or public home care. This is a free event in partnership with Home Care Assistance.

Second Night Community Passover Seder
Saturday, April 20 
6-9pm | Carriage House Inn | Code: 5937*
Join us for our annual Seder with Temple B’nai Tikvah led by
Rabbi Mark Glickman. Adult: $55, Child (4-10): $25, Child (0-3): Free.

Songs of Freedom
Sunday, April 28 
2pm | Studio Bell – National Music Centre
A Klezmer concert celebration in the musical heart of the city.
Free with National Music Centre admission.

Dementia Seminar
Monday May 6
10:00-11:30am
Learn the causes and how to manage the challenging behaviours – what to do and what NOT to do. Discover techniques and strategies to manage stress and worry. This is a free event in partnership with Home Instead Senior Care.

Yom HaZikaron – Israel’s Memorial Day
Tuesday, May 7 
7-8pm | Temple B’nai Tikvah
Come together in community remembering and honouring.
A heartfelt ceremony along with prayers, readings, and music.

Yom HaAtzmaut – Israel’s Independence Day
Thursday, May 9 
6-8pm | Calgary JCC
Israel is 71 years young! Get in on the Israeli experience and celebrate like one… it’s all about the barbecue and great music! Calling all Grill Masters – mangal and nafnaf* included.
*Hibachi-style grill and a plastic or cardboard tool improvised to fan flames.

Victory Day Celebration
Thursday, May 9
6:30-9:00pm | Temple B'Nai Tikvah
Join us a we celebrate Victory Day with Russian entertainment. Bus transportation will be provided leaving from JCC at 5:45pm and returning to JCC at 9:15pm. RSVP by May 1 to Albina at 403-692-6380 or Nessie at 403-537-8599. Free. In collaboration with Jewish Family Service Calgary.

Welcome Shabbat - Israel Birthday Parade
Friday, May 10
10:30 - 11:00am | Calgary JCC
Join us for as we celebrate Israel's birthday with a parade.

Golden Age Luncheon
Tuesday, May 14
11:45am - 1:45pm
A lovely way to spend a Tuesday afternoon with friends in a warm and friendly atmosphere. Enjoy a home cooked meal and wonderful entertainment  Please bring a non-perishable food item for the Mitvah Project Food Bank. In collaboration with Jewish Family Service Calgary.

$2 person

Travel Tips and Health
Wednesday May 22
10:00am-12:00pm 
Learn about the do’s and don’ts before travelling out of the country. Speak to a specialist and get tips before you travel. This is a free event in partnership with Safeway/Sobeys Pharmacy.

Lag BaOmer Concert
Thursday, May 23 
7pm | Calgary JCC | Code: 6248*
Songs Around the Bonfire – Shirim Mesaviv la’Medura. Israeli soprano Nofar Yacobi sings Israel’s classic and contemporary songs. $18 in advance or $25 at the door; $5 child.

Hearing Clinic    
Monday, May 27,
10:00am - 11:30am             
We believe every sound connects us to our world. No appointment necessary. In partnership with Connect Hearing.

Nerium Makeup
Tuesday May 28
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. This is a free event in partnership with Nerium.

Yom Yerushalayim – Jerusalem Day
June 2-7 
On-going screenings | Calgary JCC
Come dwell in our version of a Jerusalem apartment’s living room. Steep nana tea, look out the windows for Jerusalem’s landmarks, and watch the latest short films from Jerusalemite filmmakers.

Create Your Aging Plan
Monday June 3
10:00-11:30am 
An action plan for successful aging; providing expert advice to help families start critical conversations to put their wishes into action. This is a free event in partnership with Home Instead Senior Care.

Welcome Shabbat - Special Shavuot Celebration
Friday, June 7
10:30 - 11:00am | Calgary JCC
Join us for a family-friendly Shavuot Celebration.

Shavuot
Monday, June 10 
3:30-5:30pm | Calgary JCC
Enjoy a free and delicious dairy treat while playing Mount Sinai trivia.

Hearing Clinic    
Monday, June 17
10:00am - 11:30am             
We believe every sound connects us to our world. No appointment necessary. In partnership with Connect Hearing.

Mind Fit Seminar
Monday June 24
10:00am-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. This is a free event in partnership with Home Care Assistance.

Healthy Heart
Wednesday June 26
10:00am-12:00pm 
Are you exercising enough and eating healthy meal plans? Speak to a specialist and get advice on positive changes in your life. This is a free event in partnership with Safeway/Sobeys Pharmacy.