What's happening in ourcommunity this week.
 
 
Upcoming JCC Events and Programs

Canadian Jewish Experience at the JCC, November 18 & 19 only!

Canadian Jewish Experience Exhibit 
& Hanukkah Gift Shop 

Saturday, November 18, 7:00pm – 9:00pm
Sunday, November 19, 10:00am – 12noon

Exhibition Programs
Saturday Evening November 18 
London Jewish Community Time Capsule 7:00pm 
First Nations—Jewish Encounters, 7:30pm 
Evening Events Followed by Dessert Reception
Sunday Morning November 19
Panel Discussion with Western Hillel’s Radio Gesher Producer Shai Wallach
10:30 am. Coffee and Light Breakfast Nosh
For more information click here:  https://jewishlondon.ca/special-events/
 

Upcoming Community Events and Programs
JEM Presents What did King David Eat for Breakfast? Everyday Life in the Iron Age of Israel 
Speaker: David Lipovitch
Monday, November 20, 2017 7:30pm at the JCC Free Admission
Learn what archaeology and the Hebrew Bible can teach us about how people lived in ancient Israel around the time of David and Solomon (ca. 1000BCE). Find out how the ancient Israelites spent their days, including what their homes looked like, what they ate, and how they made their living.
David Lipovitch earned a Ph.D. (1999) in Hebrew Bible and Archaeology from Harvard University. 
For more information click here
Next JEM Program: Monday, November 27, 2017 Jewish Philosophy as a Guide to Life? - Speaker: David Conter

London Jewish Community Foundation Now Accepting Grant Applications
Submissions close Wednesday, November 22, 2017
The London Jewish Community Foundation is pleased to be accepting applications for grants and scholarships for its fall allocation process. Funds may be allocated to a group,organization or individual where the need is for charitable,religious or educational purposes that will benefit our community.
To obtain an application form online please follow this link:
https://jewishlondon.ca/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/Grant-Application-Form.pdf.
To request a form by email please contact Brandi at ljcf1965@gmail.com or pick up a form available at the front desk of the JCC 519-673-3310.

Ladies Boutique Night
Wednesday, November 22, 2017, 5:00pm-9:00pm, Lamplighter Inn, 591 Wellington Rd. Free Admission
Presented by Or Shalom 
Home Accents, Art, Jewelry, Clothing, Holiday Gifts and much more!
Questions? Contact Sande Marcus at sandemarcus@gmail.com.
For more information click here.

Or Shalom Film Society Presents The Sturgeon Queens
Sunday, November 26, 2017, 7:00pm  Or Shalom Synagogue;   $10 per person, $5 for child
Also available:
Dinner Before the Movie: "One Fish, Two Fish"  6:00pm, $18 per person
Norwegian smoked salmon, sugar-cured salmon "Pastrami" with dill dipping sauce, white fish salad,chopped egg salad, cream cheese, bagels, crostini and all the fixin's.
Call the Or Shalom office to register (519) 438-3081.   
 For more information click here.

Laya Block Women's Lecture Series featuring Shimona Tzukernik
Wednesday, November 29, 2017, 6:30pm, Jewish Community Centre $36.00, Students $25.00
Beauty of the Beast, Hollywood fixates on external feminine beauty. The Torah emphasizes the inner feminine beauty and its power to inspire. Gourmet Soup and Salad Bar; RSVP by Monday, November 20, Elly Bell 519 318-4634 or efreundbell@gmail.com; Debbie Rosenzweig 519 472-3183 or debbier289@gmail.com.
For more information click here.

JNF Presents the Book Launch of Stanley Cup Seder by Shel Krakofsky
Sunday, December 3, 2017, 2:00pm-4:00 pm, The Jewish Community Centre - Admission Free
Author reading, Live music with Alter Klezmer, Complimentary desserts by Hermes, Israel photo exhibit, author signing. All book proceeds to Jerusalem Ilanot Therapeutic Schoolyard;  If you are unable to attend, you may pre-order "Stanley Cup Seder" for $18.00.  For more details call the JNF office 519 432-2139 or click here.

LCHDS and Value Village Item Collection Event
Sunday, December 10, 2017, Item drop off between 10:00am-2:00pm, Or Shalom Synagogue Youth Building,534 Huron Street
In conjunction with Value Village we're collecting items for donation, and the London Community Hebrew Day School will get paid for them! Items we can take including clothing, shoes, bedding/towels, bags, jewelry, small electrical items, toys, games, kitchen items, knick-knacks, small sporting goods, books CDs/DVDs.
For full list and more information click here.
Bring the Family! There will be colouring sheets for younger kids, and teens can help out and get volunteer hours! Questions contact LCHDS office at 519 439-8419 or email at office@lchds.ca.  
 

 
Israeli Dancing at the JCC

Next Dancing Session Will Be Sunday, November 26, 2017.
Learn Israeli dancing with Nicki Ishai. Most Sunday mornings in the lounge at the JCC at 10:30am.  Free Admission
Level I - 10:30am-11:15am, and stay for Level II -11:15am-12noon. 
For further information, feel free to contact Debbie Rosenzweig at debbier289@gmail.com.