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Through educational, cultural and engagement programs, the Committee for Yiddish, UJA Federation fosters and promotes Yiddish language and culture - indeed the entire Ashkenaz tradition - as a vibrant part of contemporary Jewish life and as a vital link between the Jewish past and future.

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Yiddish at the Miles Nadal JCC
Yiddish at the Miles Nadal JCC

Yiddish at the Miles Nadal JCC 750 Spadina Avenue, corner Bloor.

Say it in Yiddish! Learn to "kibbitz" with your friends in the language of Bubbies and Zaidies! This lively course in conversational Yiddish will help you learn or refresh your knowledge of…Read more

Yiddish Journey & Yiddish Song Workshop w/Lenka Lichtenberg
Yiddish Journey & Yiddish Song Workshop w/Lenka Lichtenberg

Yiddish Journey at the Jewish Music Week in Toronto

An hour of Yiddish songs - original as well as arrangements of traditional ones - presented by Fray, and two great guests that will add even more Yiddishkeyt with the sound of violin and clarinet.

Rex Hotel

Wednesday,…Read more

Wit and Humor: Celebrating Sholem Aleichem w/Miriam Udel
Wit and Humor: Celebrating Sholem Aleichem w/Miriam Udel

Wit and Humor: Celebrating Sholem Aleichem

Thursday, June 9 at 7:30 PM

at Beth Tzedec Congregation

Miriam Udel is an Associate Professor of Yiddish Language, Literature and Culture at Emory College, and holds a Ph.D. in Comparative Literature…Read more

Yiddish Theatre Workshop (Spring Session 2016)

Yiddish Theatre Workshop

Spring Session 2016

Experience the joys of Yiddish through the magic of theatre. Join the Yiddish

Theatre Workshop, an enjoyable and instructive course in Yiddish performace

conducted by the award-winning director and…Read more