Stand Up For Mental Health 2017 Victoria Class Debut

SMHNovember 19, 7:00 pm — Founded by award-winning counsellor and stand-up comic David Granirer who himself suffers from depression, Stand Up for Mental Health (SMH) teaches stand-up comedy to people with mental health issues. David’s father, grandfather and grandmother are survivors of a Romanian concentration camp. Continue reading Stand Up For Mental Health 2017 Victoria Class Debut

The Original Deed opens this week: Win free tickets

Save our shul GMThe Original Deed, an historical drama about Congregation Emanu-El shul will be staged in the sanctuary on November 15 (with opening night reception), 16, 18 and 19 at 7 pm. Tickets are available at Ticket Rocket $20 for adults, $15 for students. and will be available at the door.

To win a pair of tickets to the last show on Sunday, November 19, enter the contest sponsored by the Jewish Independent newspaper. Just “share” and “like” The Original Deed on Facebook — the contest closes November 12 at 10 pm.

The Original Deed is a story about the struggle over the synagogue that starts between a father and son and spreads through the whole community, including the school kids.
For more on the play, read the feature article in The Jewish Independent:
http://www.jewishindependent.ca/what-if-shul-had-been-sold/