Jewish Book Festival – Monique Withers

November 30 @ 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

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Jewish Book Festival – Monique Withers

November 30 @ 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Jewish Life on the Small Island of Curaçao

Join us for a presentation by Monique Withers. She will share about Jewish life on the small Island of Curacao. Learn about Mikve Israel-Emanuel (the oldest surviving synagogue in the Americas), the carved mahogany holy ark and the sand floors, and learn some words in the native tongue, Papiamento.

Q&A and refreshments to follow.

Free event.

More info: email Karina Szulc or call 403-444-3158.

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Date:
November 30
Time:
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
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Venue

Calgary JCC
1607 90 Avenue SW
Calgary, AB T2V 4V7 Canada
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Phone:
403-253-8600