Save the Date – Workmen’s Circle Events: 2018- 2019

All program are at the Workmen’s Circle Centre, unless otherwise noted.More information will be available nearer to the dates of these programs.This list is subject to change.

Saturday October 13, 2018, 7:30 pm: “Whitechapel Noise: Sex, politics and religion on the streets of London’s East End – 1884-1914” Yiddish musical lecture with Vivi Lachs, Associate Research Fellow at Birkbeck College, University of London. Co-sponsored.

Sunday October 21, 2018, 12:30 pm and at 4:00 pm:The Toronto Workmen’s Circle Foundation will co-sponsor a screening of the Toronto Jewish Film Festival’s presentation of “Who will write our history”, a docudrama about the Ringelblum Archive. Cinema Empress Walk. $16.00. For information about this film, please see:

Sunday November 4, 2018, 2:00 pm: (Holocaust Education Week) “The Holocaust in Soviet-Occupied Territory– New Discoveries.“, Yiddish talk by Dr. Anna Shternshis, director of the Anne Tanenbaum Centre for Jewish Studies at U. of T . Co-sponsored. At Lipa Green Bldg.

Sunday March 17, 2019, 2:00 pm: “Working for social justice and a better world: Workmen’s Circle values in action.” English lecture by Linda Silver Dranoff.

Sunday April 7, 2019, 2:00 pm: 76th Commemoration of the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising.

Sunday May 5, 2019, 11:00 am: Reunion of Arbeiter Ring members, Camp Yungvelt campers, Peretz Shule students and Colony residents to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the incorporation of the Arbeiter Ring/Workmen’s Circle and the 60th anniversary of the founding of the 471 Lawrence Ave building.

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