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June 2018
26
June
12:30 pm — 2:00 pm
@ EJCC
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21
June
12:30 pm — 2:00 pm
@ EJCC
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Conversation with Dr Leah Goldin

Hadar Goldin was killed on August 1, 2014, during a deadly ambush by Hamas two hours into a humanitarian cease-fire. His body and that of another soldier who died during the war, Oron Shaul, are being held by Hamas as bargaining chips for the release of Hamas prisoners in Israeli jails. His grieving mother will be visiting Brussels to ask the EU institutions to intervene for the return of the remains of her late son. We invites Dr. Leah Golding…

17
June
11:00 am — 2:00 pm
@ EJCC
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Women in Dialogue – Girls Wanna Have Fun!

Join the last women’s discussion group of the season. Women from all backgrounds open up to each other and learn from one another in the framework of a workshop organised by CEJI.

07
June
9:30 am — 10:00 pm
@ European Parliament
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JLM High Tech Conference

We would like to invite you to the second edition of a full day event on Jerusalem Hi-tech @ the EU. Conference: MEP Ramon Tremosa will host a conference from 9:00 to 12:00, “Building a Start-up Ecosystem from Scratch – Scaling up the Jerusalem Model to create Europe’s First Google” room:  ASP 1E1  Hi-tech Market: and place Luxembourg will host a Hi-tech Market in open sky from 18:00 to 21:00. Click here

May 2018
31
May
7:00 pm — 10:00 pm
@ Jewish Museum of Belgium
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Jewish Museum of Belgium Iftar

En vue de promouvoir les échanges interculturels, le Musée Juif de Belgique, avec l’appuis du EJCC, organise une soirée conviviale visant à rompre ensemble le jeûne de Ramadan. Nous voudrions faire de cet événement une soirée chaleureuse mémorable. Elle se tiendra le jeudi 31 mai 2018 au Musée Juif de Belgique. Voici le programme de la soirée : 19h Visite libre des expositions Amy Winehouse. Un portrait de famille et du Chantier Poétique de Stephan Goldrajch. 20h Allocutions de bienvenue…

29
May
12:30 pm — 2:00 pm
@ EJCC
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Buddhist and Jewish Perspectives on Meditation

Perspectives on Meditation from Buddhism and Judaism Thursday, 29 May at EJCC Lunch: 12:30 Talk: 13:00 The Bodhicharya centre for Europe (www.bodhicharya.org) and the EJCC invite you for a unique opportunity to an open discussion on meditation. With Lama Venerable Ringu Tulku, Tibetan Buddhist Master of the Kagyu Order (Click here for his full BIO) and Rabbi Avi Tawil, EJCC. Although it is unknown to many, meditation played an important role in Judaism in the eighteen century with the emergence of the Chasidic movement and the followers of…

27
May
9:30 am — 1:00 pm
@ EJCC
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Run4Peace

The European Jewish Community Centre’s intercultural dialogue programme Dialogue & Diversity has as its main purpose the promotion of peace and the building of bridges between communities. Peace is more than the absence of war, it is living together with our differences – of sex, race, language, religion or culture. Therefore, it is an on-going process, a long-term goal which requires constant active participation by all individuals. It is a choice to be made on each situation, an everyday life…

20
May
11:00 am — 3:00 pm
@ EJCC
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Shavuot Art Expo, Brunch & Talk

The EJCC and the European Synagogue would like to invite you to the Shavuot celebration. Every year on the holiday of Shavuot we celebrate the Torah, the millenary heritage that brought awareness of justice, peace and freedom to the world. For the occasion, Serge Prowizur and Florence Moatti will present a beautiful Art Exhibition. A great children’s programme will be organised by Sara Rosenblum during the event. 11:00 – Reading of the Ten Commandments 12:30 – Dairy brunch 14:00 – Talk by Prof. Gergely:…

03
May
12:30 pm — 2:00 pm
@ EJCC
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Book signing Jimmy Jamar

Lag Baomer Lunch & Book Signing H.E. Jimmy Jamar, representative of the EC in Belgium, will give a talk in English, and present his latest book. “The Second Chance – European Chronicles 2016-2017”, retraces the events of the last two years (the difficult ones such as the terrorist attacks, Brexit, migration crisis, and the rise of populism, but also the better ones, like Macron’s election, the strengthening of the Franco-German couple, and the opening of a vast debate on the…

April 2018
22
April
11:00 am — 2:00 pm
@ EJCC
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21
April
12:30 pm — 2:00 pm
@ EJCC
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Yom Hazikaron

Join us for a talk in honor of Yom Hazikaron, Israel and the power of turning vulnerability into growth How a nation copes with loss and grief? By Shuli Moualem, Israeli Knesset Member

20
April
7:00 pm — 10:00 pm
@ EJCC
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Shabbat Interculturel

D&D activity If you are from 15 to 18 year old join us for a Shabbat dinner together with Christian, Muslim and Jewish youth movements. It will be a time for friendship discussion and discoveries.

10
April
4:00 pm — 6:00 pm
@ European Parliament
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EP Conference – Religious Rituals and Fundamental Rights

European Parliament Room A5H-1 Following the latest developments concerning circumcision and kosher meat processing across Europe, we would like to invite you to a Conference in the European Parliament on “Religious Rituals and Fundamental Rights”. This event is hosted by: EPP GROUP INTERRELIGIOUS AND INTERCULTURAL DIALOGUE. Speakers: György Hölvényi MEP and Jan Olbrycht MEP, Co-Chairmen of the Working Group on Intercultural Activities and Religious Dialogue Rabbi Avi Tawil, Director of the European Jewish Community Centre (EJCC) Thomas Gergely, Professor at ULB and director of…

March 2018
31
March
8:15 pm — 10:45 pm
@ EJCC
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Second Seder 31 March 2018

https://drive.google.com/file/d/1d-9CzE2U5-YK8O7yzhJsU7uZhcZmrvhS/view?usp=sharing (for the first Seder: Saturday March 30 – 20:00 click here) “Only those who have the courage to cross boundaries can experience freedom” A.E. Join us for a magic freedom experience during the two Seder nights in the EJCC. A special “Seder for Kids” will be organised all through the evening. The Hagada will be recited by the participants in Hebrew, French or English and commented by Rabbi Avi Tawil with delightful insights and anecdotes. This year the holiday of Pesach or Passover begins…

30
March
8:00 pm — 10:30 pm
@ EJCC
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First Seder Pesach

(for the second Seder: Saturday March 31 – 20:15 click here) “Only those who have the courage to cross boundaries can experience freedom” A.E. Join us for a magic freedom experience during the two Seder nights in the EJCC. A special “Seder for Kids” will be organised all through the evening. The Hagada will be recited by the participants in Hebrew, French or English and commented by Rabbi Avi Tawil with delightful insights and anecdotes. This year the holiday of Pesach or Passover begins on March…

08
March
12:30 pm — 2:30 pm
@ European Parliament
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Conference: International Women’s Day

Thursday, March 8th from 12:30 to 14:30 Woman? Christian/Jewish/Muslim/Buddhist? – Religious/Secular? That’s how many glass ceilings a woman will meet at her working place. Let’s talk about directly with those concerned @ the European Parliament in honor of the International Women’s Day.

01
March
12:30 pm — 2:15 pm
@ EJCC
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Iran / Israel Escalations – Conference

Purim Conference: Thursday, March 1st @12:30-14:00 Join us to the Meguillah reading followed by a fascinating conference and a delicious Purim lunch. Daniel Schwammenthal will address the following question: Can Israel/Iran escalations lead to a wider conflict? Children will have a special programme. Happy Purim!

February 2018
28
February
6:30 pm — 10:00 pm
@ EJCC
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Purim Stand Up

Stand Up Show & Programme for children Purim Stand Up show with Julie Geller Join us to the Purim celebration for the whole family with Stand Up Show for adults and a special programme for children. The Meguillah reading will be followed by a delicious walking dinner. Come with your masks!! And don’t miss our costume contest and grand raffle drawing! The event will take place at our centre – 109 rue Froissart. Send your contribution to: BE10 3631 6154 0204

25
February
11:00 am — 2:00 pm
@ EJCC
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Women in Dialogue

The series of Intercultural Dialogue for Women will start again in 2018! Led by our Training Co-ordinator Stéphanie Lecesne, the Sunday morning sessions will explore various topics with women from different religions and backgrounds. The first session will take place on 25th February at 11:00, providing an opportunity to get to know each other. With three more session throughout the year, around topics as family, migration, discrimination and intersectionality, the program will initiate meaningful discussion and connections between women.

December 2017
19
December
6:00 pm — 7:30 pm
@ European Commission
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EuroChanukah: Tribute to Simone Veil- Turning grief into action

Tuesday, December 19 @ 18:00 – Berlaymont EC Mr. Pierre Moscovici, Commissioner for Economic and Financial Affairs, Taxation and Customs, and the EJCC are honored to invite you to EuroChanukah at the Berlaymont on Tuesday, December 19th 18:00 to 19:30. We will dedicate this event to a woman who, despite the horrors she went through,  has devoted her life to sharing her own light to better the world, Mrs. Simone Veil, Turning grief into action. Together with members of the EP, representatives of the Human…

18
December
8:00 pm — 9:30 pm
@ Address upon request
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Cteen Chanukah

If you are between 14 and 17 years old, join us for a special chanukah program for teenagers: chanukah Cooking show & live music. Cteen is an international program for teenagers which provides a nurturing environment where teens can learn about themselves through giving to others, identify with individuals who share the same faith, and be part of a group that focuses on building positive core values. Address given upon request Register by nd.uzan@ejcc.eu

17
December
11:00 am — 1:00 pm
@ Address upon request
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Chanukahland

A special program for children and their parents will take place on Sunday, December 17 from 11:00 to 13:00. Lots of fun activities, Sufganiyot, Latkes, Chanukah stories and songs. Fee: 15 euro/ child Address given upon request RSVP: nd.uzan@ejcc.eu

12
December
6:00 pm — 8:00 pm
@ R.P. Schuman
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Eurochanukah on R.P. Schuman 2017

Chanukah will fall this year from the eve of December 12th to December 20th. Join us, this year again, to light the first candle of Chanukah on Rond-Point Schuman. The lighting will be followed by a Chanukah party, a concert from Hasidance and a delicious buffet; all under a warm a gorgeous tent planted on Rond Point Schuman by Schuman Square!Looking forward to celebrating Chanukah with all of you,

03
December
11:00 am — 2:00 pm
@ EJCC
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Chat, Bake & Share – Women Intercultural Dialogue Group

An opportunity for Jewish, Muslim, Catholic and atheist women to open up to each other and talk frankly about each other’s culture and traditions. This dialogue group will be moderated by Stephanie Lecesne, professional trainer from CEJI. A baking show by a Moroccan baker will open the event and to connect women. All the food prepared during the event will be distributed to people in need.

November 2017
23
November
6:00 pm — 8:00 pm
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Catalonia crisis – All you need to know – Expats After Work

EJCC is happy to launch its first After Work event at Café Luxembourg this coming Thursday. LE SOIR correspondent for Catalonia – Grégoire Comhaire – will give you clarity on what is going on in Catalonia and its repercussions on Spain and the EU. First Beer on us!

14
November
6:30 pm — 9:00 pm
@ EJCC
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08
November
6:00 pm — 9:00 pm
@ EJCC
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October 2017
27
October
6:00 pm — 8:00 pm
@ EJCC
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22
October
11:00 am — 2:00 pm
@ EJCC
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Interconvictional Women’s Dialogue

“Promote Peace and Cultivate friendship” Join us to the third Interconvictional Women’s activity. The theme of the gathering will be: The woman’s role in a today’s society

12
October
6:30 pm
@ EJCC
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Dance With The Torah

Come and Dance with the Torah in honour of Simchat Torah at the European Synagogue-Ohel Eliezer on 109 Rue Froissart. Over the years, this has become the yearly celebration for the young and not so young to gather and dance till the wee hours of the day! All services will be followed by cocktails. This year, Simchat Torah will fall from the eve of Oct. 23 till Oct. 25.

05
October
October 5, 2017 12:30 pm — October 7, 2017 2:30 pm
@ EJCC
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Sukkot celebrations

Join us to celebrate the colorful and joyous 8-days- festival of Sukkot, which begins on the eve of Wednesday, October 4th  throughout 8 days till Simchat Torah on the eve of October 12 and 13. The Ohel Eliezer – European Synagogue will organize the Prayer Services during the whole festival. Following the prayer services, lunches will be served at 12:45 under the Sukkah on Oct. 5-6-7and12.

01
October
8:50 am — 5:00 pm
@ Park du Cinquentenaire
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Run For Peace

In Run For Peace we bring together people from diverse cultural and social groups to foster coexistence and respect in society through fun and a healthy lifestyle. Come run with us 5km! You don’t need to be an experienced runner. The only thing you need to bring is a pair of sneakers and a fun spirit. See you on 1st of October at 8:50 under the Arcade du Cinquantenaire at the Brussels Marathon event! Register here: http://www.sport.be/brusselsmarathon/2017/en/inschrijven/ Don’t forget to…

September 2017
29
September
September 29, 2017 7:00 pm — September 30, 2017 8:00 pm
@ Sofitel Europa
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Yom Kippur – Break the Fast Cocktail

Yom Kippur Prayer services will be organised by the European Synagogue-Ohel Eliezer and will take place at the Sofitel Hotel-Jourdan. Hotel rooms are available for the price of 100 Euro a night. Friday, September 29th   18:30 – Welcome and candle lighting followed by Kol Nidrei at 19:10 Saturday, September 30th : 9:00 – 13:30 Morning prayers followed by a break,17:30 -20:11 Afternoon prayers followed by havdala and “break the fast cocktail”. Shana Tova!

28
September
12:15 pm — 12:45 pm
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NEW EUlpan Cycle – Thursday, September 28th Level evaluation session 12:15-12:45 followed by beginner level lesson 12:45-14:15 A new season of EUlpan – Hebrew Classes in the European Quarter will open this term! Our Hebrew teacher, Maayan Smith, will meet all the new students for a level evaluation session that is free of charge and does not engage you to subscribe to the course. All lessons will be given at lunch time. Beginners will meet every Thursday, and Advanced every…

26
September
6:00 pm — 7:00 pm
@ European Parliament
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EP Jewish New Years Celebration 2017

First Vice-President Mairead McGuinness, EJA and EJCC are honoured to invite you to celebrate the Jewish New Year at the European Parliament under the patronage and in the presence of First Vice-President herself. The event will feature a presentation on the rebirth of the Estonian Jewish Community and will also be addressed by H.E  Kaja Tael, Estonian Ambassador to the EU.

21
September
7:30 pm — 10:00 pm
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Rosh Hashanah Dinner

Welcome the New Year at the Rosh Hashanah dinner with our guest of honour, Deputy Chief of U.S. Mission to the EU Mr. Adam Shub. Celebrate this special moment, with  delicious traditional foods, great camaraderie and inspiration for all. Capture the spirit with family and friends at this unique and memorable Community Dinner. Fee: 40 Euros adults – 20 Euros children – 90 Euros Sponsor. Account # BE10 36 161540204.

21
September
12:45 pm — 2:00 pm
@ EJCC
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L’Chayim Cocktail – Rosh Hashanah

In honor of Rosh Hashana, the European Synagogue and the EJCC, would like to invite you to a L’Chayim cocktail. Following the sounding of the Shofar , join us for a buffet-lunch and for the traditional Shana Tova wishes. Suggested contribution of 18 Euro to Account # BE10 36 161540204

16
September
12:30 pm — 3:00 pm
@ EJCC
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Talk: Space & Science

Saturday, September 16th 12:30 Lunch talk with Rabbi Doctor Daniel Hershkowitz, President of Bar Ilan University and former Minister of Science and Technology. Join us at the European Synagogue for a lunch and talk on Behind the scenes of Israel’s space and science program. Shabbat services: 10:00 Lunch & Talk: 12:30

June 2017
29
June
11:00 am — 9:00 pm
@ European Prliament – Room A5H-1
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JLM High-Tech Night

Jerusalem – How to Become a Major Hi-Tech Hub in 5 Years! Thursday 29th June 2017 Panel exchange of views 11am-13 noon, Room A1H1 JLM Tech Market – Place Luxembourg from 6.30pm Jerusalem – the name conjures up images as old as time itself. And yet this 3000 year old city has, in the space of 5 years, become a high-tech hub and global leader in fostering tech-companies, accelerators and incubators. On Thursday 29th June The European Jewish Association, in…

25
June
11:30 am — 2:30 pm
@ EJCC
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Youth – Diversity & Dialogue

We would like to invite you to participate in a dialogue lunch with youth from different religious and social background on Sunday 25 June 2017 11:30 to 14:30 at 109 Rue Froissart, 1040 Brussels. The goal of this meeting is to build bridges and to foster understanding in the young generation of divers groups in Brussels. We strongly believe that one of the best ways of stimulating empathy and mutual respect is simply by seating together. This activity is organized by:…

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