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75th Anniversary of the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising

Toronto Workmen’s Circle invites you to join us in commemorating the 75th Anniversary of the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising Featuring a presentation in English by historian Dr. Doris Bergen, Professor of Holocaust Studies at the University of Toronto, specializing in Genocide Studies, modern European history and the history of modern Germany. Program also includes poetic and …

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Sherlock Holmes – the Jewish/Yiddish Connection

The Toronto Workmen’s Circle invites you to a lecture in English, given by Hartley R. Nathan, Q.C. and Clifford S. Goldfarb.Sunday June 4, 2017 at 2:00 pm 471 Lawrence Ave. W.Free Admission. No Reservations needed. Refreshments will be served. View or download flyer below​Sherlock Holmes Jewish 3

Toronto Jewish Film Festival – Menashe

The Toronto Workmen’s Circle is co-presenting the acclaimed Yiddish film “Menashe” at this year’s Toronto Jewish film Festival.The film will be screened on Sunday May 14. 2017, at 5:40 pm at the Hot Docs Red Rogers Cinema, 506 Bloor Street.See the flyer below for additional information.View or download flyer hereMenashe TJFF WC 2017 F1

Commemoration Warsaw Ghetto Uprising 1943- 2017

Sunday April 16, 20172:00 p.m.​Workmen’s Circle Centre​471 Lawrence Ave. W.​In the programGhetto Songs & PoemsGuest Speaker (in English)Bernie M. Farber Bernie M. Farber is the former chief executive officer of the Canadian Jewish Congress and a social activist. He has testified before the Canadian courts as an expert witness on hate crime, and in August …

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Celebrate Sholem Aleichem’s 100th Yortsayt

From New York, the Toronto Workmen’s Circle presents: Tales from the Train: Sholem Aleichem 100 Years Later, a critically acclaimed program of dramatic recitations (in Yiddish and English) drawn from the great writer’s works, performed by the noted Broadway and film stars, Allan Lewis Rickman and Yelena Shmulenson, with the celebrated Yiddish entertainer, Shane Baker. …

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