HEW 2019 Calendar

Oct

14 2019

to
Nov

29 2019

Only the Violins Remain (Postponed to January)
 

Western Libraries, University of Western Ontario
1511 Richmond Street
London, ON

Postponed to January

 

Exhibit

The Gustav Mahler/Alfred Rosé Collection at Western Libraries documents in part …

Oct

30 2019

to
Mar

1 2020

MI POLIN: Mezuzah Okno
 

FENTSTER @ MAKOM
402 College Street
Toronto, ON

Exhibition

The artist duo behind the internationally successful Warsaw-based Judaica company MI POLIN create a new s…

Oct

31 2019

to
Nov

27 2019

On the Doorposts (MI POLIN)
 

Miles Nadal JCC, The Gallery at the J
750 Spadina Ave
Toronto, ON M5S 2J2

Exhibition

Combining contemporary photography and archival research, this original exhibition takes visitors on a jo…

Nov

1 2019

to
Nov

22 2019

The Paradox: Free Speech and Holocaust Denial in Canada
 

Campbell House Museum
160 Queen Street West
Toronto, ON

Exhibit

How should a liberal democracy like Canada respond to Holocaust denial? What are the reasonable limits of fr…

Nov

3 2019

to
Nov

10 2019

Wiesenthal (Nazi Hunter)
 

Teatron Toronto Jewish Theatre at Meridian Arts Centre
5040 Yonge Street
Toronto, ON

Play

Wiesenthal welcomes his last group of visitors, the day before he closes his office at the Jewish documentation…

Nov

3 2019

to
Nov

10 2019

The 39th annual Neuberger Holocaust Education Week examines the Holocaust from a universal perspective through our th…

Nov

4 2019

to
Nov

17 2019

The Pianist of Willesden Lane
 

The Greenwin Theatre at Toronto Centre for the Arts
5040 Yonge Street
Toronto, ON

Play

An expression of hope and the life-affirming power of music, The Pianist of Willesden Lane tells the true sto…

Nov

9 2019

The Holocaust and the Human Side of Climate Change

9:15AM - 1:00PM  

Beth Lida Forest Hill Congregation
22 Gilgorm Road
Toronto, ON

Shabbat Service and Lecture

 

Lecture by Reb Joshua Schwartz, Spiritual Leader of Beth Lida

 

How can we exp…

Nov

9 2019

Holocaust and Rwanda Genocide Deniers

12:00PM - 2:00PM  

Stashover-Slipia Congregation
11 Sultana Avenue
Toronto, ON

Lecture

Alan Simons will speak on the lessons learned from recognizing the similarities of deniers of the Holocaust …

Nov

9 2019

Living Fearlessly: A Holocaust Survivor's Story with Dr. Erica Miller

7:00PM - 9:00PM  

St. Ansgar Lutheran Church
1498 Avenue Road
Toronto, ON

Music and Book Talk

Dr. Erica Miller is a Holocaust survivor, international best-selling author, inspirational speak…

Nov

9 2019

A Hidden Life: Neuberger HEW Feature Film - POSTPONED

7:30PM - 9:30PM  

NEW VENUE COMING SOON

Toronto, ON

DUE TO UNFORESEEN CIRCUMSTANCES, THIS SCREENING IS POSTPONED.

WE WILL ANNOUNCE A NEW VENUE AND DATE ASAP

Exclusive …

Nov

9 2019

Denial

7:30PM - 10:00PM  

Sam Ferman Hall, Congregation Bnai Torah
465 Patricia Avenue
Toronto, ON

Film

Oscar winner Rachel Weisz stars in this powerful true story based on the acclaimed book Denial: Holocaust Histo…

Nov

9 2019

Kristallnacht

7:30PM - 9:30PM  

Schwartz/Reisman Centre, Community Volunteer Boardroom
9600 Bathurst Street
Toronto, ON

Film

More information coming soon.​

Nov

9 2019

Never Again! Next Steps

7:30PM - 9:30PM  

Temple Har Zion
7360 Bayview Avenue
Thornhill, ON

Film and Panel Discussion

Film screening of 2 films - Rabbi Jonathan Sacks on the Mutation of Anti-semitism and Anti…

Nov

9 2019

Prosecuting Evil - The Extraordinary World of Ben Ferencz

7:30PM - 9:30PM  

Beth Avraham Yoseph of Toronto
613 Clark Avenue West
Toronto, ON

Film and Talkback

Director Barry Avrich's gripping documentary tells the story of Ben Ferencz-the last surviving Nur…

Nov

9 2019

Grossman and Levi: A Dialogue Between Witnesses

8:00PM - 10:00PM  

Ashkenaz Foundation, Istituto Italiano di Cultura Toronto & Temple Sinai
210 Wilson Avenue
Toronto, ON

Theatrical Reading with Live Music

Though they never met, Italy’s Primo Levi (1919-1987) and Ukraine’s Vasily Gr…

Nov

9 2019

Le Chemin des Juifs: A Survivor's Journey

8:00PM - 10:00PM  

Congregation Habonim
5 Glen Park Avenue
Toronto, ON

Film & Live Music Presentation

The eloquent testimonial of David Shentow, Canadian WWII immigrant and Holocaust surv…