Fall 2009

Fall 2009 Toronto workshops.
Sunday, October 18, 2009  1:00-5:00 p.m.
Jewish Genealogical Society of Canada - Toronto
Writing Jewish Family Stories and Memoirs Part 1
This workshop was already successfully held.  They are planning to run a repeat of part 1 and a follow-up workshop in April.  For information contact program@jgstoronto.cahttp://www.jgstoronto.ca.
Sunday, October 25, 2009   1:00 - 5:00 p.m.
The Jewish Book Fair, Koffler Centre for the Arts, Toronto
Writing Your Jewish Family Stories and Memoirs
Room 123, Gales Pavilion
*Advanced registration required for the workshops, space is limited. Contact Aviva Babins, 416-638-1881 x 4381 / ababins@kofflerarts.org 
Sunday, November 1, 2009  1:00 - 4:30 p.m.
JAHSENA:  Jewish Archives and Historical Society of Edmonton and Northern Alberta
Writing Jewish Family Stories and Memoirs, Part II
Edmonton JCC
Phone the office at (780) 489-2809 to register.
This is open to the public and will include both people who attended the first session and newcomers.
Saturday, November 7, 2009  2:30 - 6:30 p.m.
An open workshop in Vancouver
Writing Memoirs and Family Stories #5
Some participants will have met with Lil previously; some will be attending for the first time.
Please contact Lil if you are interested in attending.
Sunday, November 8, 2009  1:00 - 5:00 p.m.
Jewish Museum and Archives of British Columbia
Writing Jewish Family Stories and Memoirs
Seating is limited, contact the Jewish Museum & Archives at (604) 257-5199 to register for this program.
This event is generously supported by:  Catherine Youngren Interior Designers Inc.


Tuesday, November 24, 6:00 - 9:00 p.m.:  Successful Communication in Stressful Moments.  A communication workshop run by the Microskills Centre of Excellence for Women and Newcomers
Tuesday, December 1, 7:00 - 9:00 p.m.  Listening with Empathy, a parenting workshop, run by the Albert Campbell Collegiate Parent Council.  For the flyer, click here. 
Sunday, December 6, 1:00 - 5:00 p.m. 
Writing Family Stories & Memoirs, Chanukah 2009 - Darkness, Rebellion,and Light
Day:          Sunday, December 6, 2009
Time:        1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Location:   Downtown Toronto, information provided upon registration
Cost:        $20   -- Note:  $10 for a second member of your family
Registration:  To register, use the feedback link on the website menu.
  • writing equipment
  • optional -- an old menorah.
Participation is limited to 12.
In case of allergies, there are cats.