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Sacred Spaces: Jewish Cemeteries, Past, Present and Future

Nov 21 2017, 7:30PM to 9:30PM in the Michael & Mary Ellen Herman Banquet Hall.

Sacred Spaces: Jewish Cemeteries, Past, Present and Future

With guest speakers from around the world, this important and exciting community-wide series brings new perspectives on cemeteries and burial practices. We will explore Jewish cemeteries in small Canadian towns, the state of abandoned European cemeteries, halakhah and eco-friendly burial practices, the relationship between Jewish and Indigenous burial rites, the future of Jewish burial in Toronto, and more.




Event Details
For Information:
Synagogue Office
Phone:
416-781-3511
Cost:
No charge
Sponsor:
Generously sponsored by Benjamin's Park Memorial Chapel
Categories
  • Seniors
  • Adults
  • Young Professionals

Upcoming Events in this series

Nov 29 2017, 7:30PM to 9:30PM
Michael & Mary Ellen Herman Banquet Hall
Dec 06 2017, 7:30PM to 9:30PM
Michael & Mary Ellen Herman Banquet Hall