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		                                    Your Home for Jewish Life on the North Shore		                                </span>

Welcome to Har El, The North Shore Centre for Jewish Life

We are your home for Judaism on the North Shore of Vancouver. We're here to help you explore your spiritual and cultural identity. We're building a warm, welcoming, inclusive, and open-minded Jewish home for all.

Events and initiatives Support and Solidarity with Israel

Every Sunday 2pm: Rally at the Art Gallery to release the hostages

 

Shabbat Prayer Times

Connect spiritually with prayer:

Please see our newsletter or email the office for the password to our events.

You can see our social events below.

Upcoming Events

All Events
  • Monday ,
    MarMarch  4 , 2024
    Bearing Witness- ‘Supernova: The Music Festival Massacre’ Documentary & Survivor Story
    Monday, Mar 4th 7:00p to 9:00p
    Testimony of the Oct 7th Attack

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  • Wednesday ,
    MarMarch  6 , 2024
    Mental Health Circle
    Wednesday, Mar 6th 1:00p to 2:30p
    Please join Rabbi Philip and Alisa Farina, Clinical Counsellor, and the Mental Health Worker with the Jewish Federation of Greater Vancouver, for a small group guided discussion about our mental wellness and our Jewish experience since October 7th. In this 90-minute discussion we aim to build connection to each other, explore our strengths, resiliencies and ways we are coping in a safe, judgement-free setting.

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  • Wednesday ,
    MarMarch  6 , 2024
    Mental Health Circle
    Wednesday, Mar 6th 6:30p to 8:00p
    Please join Rabbi Philip and Alisa Farina, Clinical Counsellor, and the Mental Health Worker with the Jewish Federation of Greater Vancouver, for a small group guided discussion about our mental wellness and our Jewish experience since October 7th. In this 90-minute discussion we aim to build connection to each other, explore our strengths, resiliencies and ways we are coping in a safe, judgement-free setting.

    MORE INFO

  • Monday ,
    MarMarch  11 , 2024
     
     
    Sisterhood Book Club

    Monday, Mar 11th 7:00p to 9:00p
    "The Personal Librarian" - by Marie Benedict and Victoria Christopher Murray

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  • Wednesday ,
    MarMarch  13 , 2024
    Challah Baking For JFS - Take 1 Donate 1
    Wednesday, Mar 13th 4:30p to 6:30p
    Bake a challahs & support food security! Har El and Jewish Family Services join forces to give back to the community

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  • Sunday ,
    MarMarch  24 , 2024
    The Purim Games!
    Sunday, Mar 24th 5:30p to 9:00p
    Celebrate Purim with us with Megillah reading, dinner and The Purim Games with drag hosts Phyllis Hull and Dee Monstrative!

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  • Tuesday ,
    AprApril  9 , 2024
    Yummy Rugelach! - A Rugelach Baking Workshop
    Tuesday, Apr 9th 5:00p to 6:30p
    Join Chef Michelle Dodek for a workshop that will weave together cooking techniques, history and some weird facts to produce a yummy classic dish

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  • Sunday ,
    AprApril  14 , 2024
     
     
    Sisterhood Outing

    Sunday, Apr 14th 9:00a to 9:00p
    Whistler trip to Audain Art Museum and Squamish-LIL'WAT Cultural Centre

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  • Monday ,
    MayMay  6 , 2024
    Holocaust Remembrance Day at Har El
    Monday, May 6th 7:00p to 8:30p
    Lecture for Yom Ha’Shoah: “The Experience of Being a Child of Holocaust Survivors: “Kiss the Red Stairs: The Holocaust, Once Removed” a Memoir, by Marsha Lederman

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  • Monday ,
    MayMay  27 , 2024
     
     
    Sisterhood Book Club

    Monday, May 27th 7:00p to 9:00p
    "The Last Kings of Shanghai: the Rival Jewish Dynasties That Helped Create Modern China" - by Jonathan Kaufman

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