Jackie Saunders-Ritchie invites you to a show, Quiet Devotion – Photographs, at her art studio in the back garden of her home, from 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm on Sunday, June 11. If you wish to view the show at another time, please email her.
Chapter of Compassionate Friends invites bereaved parents, siblings and their
families to the world-wide candle lighting service on Sunday, Dec. 11, 7:00 pm
at Cordova Bay United Church, 813 Claremont Avenue.
non-denominational service features a speaker, soloist, candle lighting
remembrance and reception. Please bring a labelled photo(s) of your
child(ren) or sibling(s) to be placed on the Table of Tribute.
The Victoria Community Response Network (VCRN) has decided to
increase outreach and education sessions for community local groups working with seniors to prevent
elder abuse and neglect in Victoria, BC. The VCRN goal is to facilitate free workshops and information
sessions regarding the resources available in
the local community (i.e., abuse, neglect and self-neglect
awareness/prevention). We will hold an
information session for the leaders of seniors’
programs on Wednesday Dec 07th from 10-11:30am at the Central
Library in Victoria. Parking: below the Central Library and on View
Street Parkade (the first hour is free).
Please join us
for this dynamic event!
We invite you,
our local community groups to learn about the warning signs of abuse of older
adults and how to respond safely.
Signs and risk factors of abuse
True to life scenarios and videos to stimulate your awareness
provincial resources to prevent elder abuse
We look forward to seeing members of the Jewish community
represented at this important event.
our family often have issues with nutrition because of chronic health issues.
Our Spiritual Care office tries to keep a supply of Boost and Ensure
supplements in our office to help individuals we know are struggling with
nutrition issues. Please consider making a donation of Boost and Ensure to the
Spiritual Care office at Our Place. Your donation of Boost and Ensure can
be dropped off at the Reception Desk at Our Place 919 Pandora Ave, Victoria BC.
Kolot Mayim Reform Temple is offering The Art of Marc Chagall—a mixed age painting class for ages 7 and up! Sunday, November 13. 2-4 pm at the Jewish Community Centre of Victoria, 3636 Shelbourne St. No experience necessary- we will learn about Chagall together at the beginning of class. $30 per session. To register call or text 250-532-2982. Taught by Susan Abrill– owner of Art Stars for over 10 years, artist, language specialist, MA and UVic teacher. Her knowledge as a teacher and exhibiting artist gives children a unique experience to learn how to paint like Chagall and learn about one of the most famous Jewish painters in the world.
Enjoy klezmer music and dining at Bubby’s Kitchen, 355 Cook Street in Cook Street Village on Thursday, November 24 from 7:30 to 9:00 pm, performed by Kate Rhodes on violin and (update: Heather DeRome) Lucila Nerenberg on guitar.
Reservations recommended, as limited space, at 250-590-8915.