Upcoming Events

The Calgary JCC is a community centre open to everyone!
There is something about this place!

The Calgary Jewish Book Festival
November 17 and 18 | Beth Tzedec Congregation
November 21 to 25 | Calgary JCC
The Calgary Jewish Book Festval kicks off this year at the Beth Tzedec Jewish Film Festival on Saturday, November 17 and Sunday, November 18 with authors Trudy Cowan and Janet Wees signing their books and a special selection of books for sale.

Join us from November 21 to 25 at the Calgary JCC for our full book selection, story time, presentations, and final "Jewnique" show by David Silverberg. Festival presenting authors include: Peter Usher, Ron Friedman, Dana Goldstein, Janet Wess, Trudy Cowan, and Allan Levine. F

16th Annual Toy Drive
November 1-30
Calgary JCC is a proud sponsor of the Canadian Hadassah-Wizo (CHW) Annual Toy Drive in support of Calgary Jewish Family Service and the Alberta Children's Hospital. We encourage everyone to bring in a new, unwrapped toy to the JCC. The toy drive runs until November 30. Gifts and toys are collected for children 0-18 years old. Please no clothing or stuffed animals. Gift cards and movie passes are wonderful.

Chanukah Family Dance Party
Sunday, December 9

2:00 - 4:00pm
Bring the entire family and join the JCC in our annual celebration. Enjoy a fun afternoon of music, crafts, prizes, cookie decorating, and dreidels. Free and open to everyone.

Chanukah Lunch
Tuesday December 11
11:45am - 1:45pm
Enjoy a home cooked meal, draw for prizes, lots of fun and entertainment by Steven Klevsky. In partnership with Jewish Family Service Calgary.
$15 per person

Seniors Luncheon
Tuesday November 13
11:45am - 1:45pm 
A lovely way to spend a Tuesday afternoon with friends in a warm and friendly atmosphere. Enjoy a home cooked meal with entertainment by Karina Szulc. Please bring a non-perishable food item for the Mitzvah Project Food Bank. In partnership[ with Jewish Family Service Calgary. To RSVP call 403-253-8600, ext.0 or 403-537-8599. 
$5 per person.

Hearing Screening Clinic
Monday November 19
10:00 - 11:30am
Simply put, we believe every sound connects us to our world. Come receive a complimentary screening. No appointment necessary. In partnership with Connect Hearing. 

Teen Connect
Sunday, November 25
12:40 - 3:30pm |  Laser Quest (9950 Macleod Trail SE)
JCC and BBYO Teen Connect invite all teens grade 7 and 8 to a fun afternoon at Laser Quest! Bring your friends! The price is $15 per person, which includes pizza and pop. Please email Barry (bpechet@cjcc.ca) with any dietary restrictions and to RSVP before November 18. 

Chanukah Cookies
We will be selling Chanukah Cookies starting on Monday, November 26. Please place your orders at Customer Service Desk. $12.00 a baker's dozen (13 cookies). All proceeds go towards seniors programs.

Paint Night
Bring a friend and learn to paint. Professional artist, Sarah Bing will lead you each evening through the creation of a new painting that you can take home with you. You will learn diverse styles and types of painting including landscape, still life, and abstract. Sign up for the entire session and see your skills progress. All supplies are provided. Cash wine bar. Registration is required for all attendees by 9:00pm on the Monday before the class.

Thursdays  15, 29; Dec.13
Per class: $40/Member $42/Public 5598

Community Klezmer Band
Every second Monday until June 2019 (excluding holidays)
7:30 - 9:00pm
Join us for our next class on October 15 and explore the world of Jewish klezmer music with conductor Frank Rackow. For fee information and to register contact the Customer Service Desk at 403-253-8600, ext.0.