• Passover in our Community

    Visit our 2019 Ottawa Community Passover Events page, a handy list of events by date and organization.
    If you would like to have your event included, please suggest an event to our community calendar. Thank you!

  • Yom Hashoah

    Wednesday, May 1, 7pm at Soloway JCC
    Community Commemoration to honour the 6 million Jews who perished in the Holocaust.
    Interview with Elly Gotz and Candle Lighting Ceremony.
    FREE. All welcome.

  • Flag Raising Ceremony

    Thursday, May 9 at 11:15 am
    Pay tribute to Israel's 71st birthday at Ottawa City Hall's Marion Dewar Square, 110 Laurier Ave. A bus will be available to to arrive and return and departs the SJCC at 10:30 am. Contact Ella to reserve your spot at 613-798-9818 x 243 or edagan@jccottawa.com

Ottawa Jewish Bulletin

The city’s only Jewish newspaper is a "force for constructive communal consciousness" and aims to inform, inspire and enrich the lives of all members of this diverse community. Contact Eddie Peltzman to subscribe or advertise at 613-798-4698, ext. 256.

Federation E-News

A twice-monthly electronic newsletter that is emailed out on the first and third Tuesday of every month and showcases upcoming community programs and events. Sign up and stay informed! For more information, contact Pauline Colwin at 613-798-4696, ext. 255.

Ottawa Jewish InfoCentre

Are you new to Ottawa? Can't find the answers you need? We provide a welcome kit for newcomers and will help with all questions about services, programs and the community. Contact Lindsay Gottheil at 613-798-4696, ext. 355.

Ottawa Jewish Archives

The archives, which has 25,000 records in its collection, is dedicated to gathering and preserving the collective memory of the Jewish community in Ottawa and welcomes donations. For more information, contact archivist Zoe Thrumston at 613-798-4696, ext. 260.