Dara Solomon, Director of the Ontario Jewish Archives, will present a talk about the Pape Avenue Cemetery, the oldest Jewish cemetery in Toronto.
Established in 1849, this cemetery has the tombs of some of the city’s earliest Jewish residents who had mostly immigrated from England or Germany. By examining their individual lives, both the hardships and the triumphs of this formative period are revealed.
Click name to read more: Ontario Jewish Archives
Date: Tuesday, November 24, 2015
Time: 6:30 pm
Location: St. Matthew’s Clubhouse
Riverdale Park East at Langley and Broadview
Admission: $5.00 at door / free to members.
Annual membership: $15.00 per person / $25.00 per couples.
Please note that for our 2015 Fall season meetings will start at 6:30 pm. We welcome your feedback on our new starting time as it will be reviewed for 2016
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