Holocaust Education Week Program

November 6 2016, at 11:00 – Yiddish lecture by Boris Sandler, former editor of the Yiddish ‘Forverts’ November 6, 2016 at 2:30 – Yiddish workshop led by Boris Sandler.Both the lecture and the workshop are free to attend. The morning lecture requires no reservation. You must pre-register for the workshop by calling 416-631-5702.  The venue …

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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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Commemoration Warsaw Ghetto Uprising 1943 – 2016

​Sunday April 17, 2016 2:00 p.m.Workmen’s Circle Centre 471 Lawrence Ave W.In the programGhetto Songs & PoemsGuest Speaker (in English)Dr. Paula Draper Keeping Our Pledge The Toronto Workmen’s Circle annual commemoration of the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising is our way of honouring those who perished in that heroic stand against Nazi brutality. But, more than that, it is …

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The Simcha Simchovitch Annual Lecture – presenting Prof Dovid Katz

The UJA Federation Committee for Yiddish, the Toronto Workmen’s Circle and the Al and Malka Green Yiddish Studies at the University of Toronto Proudly Present:The SIMCHA SIMCHOVITCH ANNUAL LECTUREby Professor Dovid Katz, renowned Yiddish scholar, author and educatorSUNDAY MARCH 20, 2016,  2:00 PM.Toronto Workmen’s Circle 471 Lawrence Ave WSelect flyer below for more informationDovid Katz …

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Yiddish Workshop

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Songs from the Lodz Ghetto

The Toronto Workmen’s Circle co-sponsors this Jewish Music Week program.Sunday May 172:00 – 3:00 pmArt Gallery of Ontario (AGO)Walker Court317 Dundas St. WestAdmission is free but pre-registration is required for entry to the museum and the concert.Call 416-638-4492Please refer to website for more information

The Anarchist Rabbi

The Toronto Jewish Film Festival and The Toronto Workmen’s Circle co-present The Anarchist Rabbi Directed by Adam Kossoff. Friday May 8th, 3:30pm Innis Town Hall 2 Sussex Ave. at St. George This 2014 documentary depicts the efforts of Rudolf Rocker who campaigned with London’s East End Jewish immigrants over 100 years ago, organizing garment trade …

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