In The Know

12:00-1:00 p.m.
$10 M/$12 NM

Lunch is Included

Join us for this stimulating series offering different lectures and discussions on a variety of topics.Come and hear from the movers and shakers, newsmakers and experts from our community and become In the Know.

Thursday, October 4

Professor Uri Nir, Bar Ilan University, Israel

Push to End Cancer

Professor Nir is Director of the Nano Medicine Centre at the Institute of Nanotechnology, Director of Advanced Materials, Dean of the Mina and Everard Goodman Faculty of Life Sciences at Bar Ilan University, Israel.

Monday, October 22

Sister Lesley Sacouman

A Journey into the Unknown – A Story of Radical Amazement, Deep Suffering & Exuberant Hope

Sister Lesley currently serves as Executive Director at Holy Names House of Peace, is a member of Esther House Board of Directors and serves on the Law Society, Access to Justice Steering Committee.

Monday, November 5

Dr. Keith Fowke

Using Aspirin to Prevent HIV: Science or Science Fiction

Dr. Fowke is the Professor and Head in the Department of Medical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases at the University of Manitoba.

Monday, November 5

Celia Rabinovitch

How the Ordinary Becomes Extraordinary: Art and the Imagination

Celia is an artist, writer and teacher. Her paintings have been exhibited in solo shows in Canada, the U.S. and Europe.

Monday, December 10

Karla Berbrayer

My Jewish Journey: Travelling the World through a Jewish Lens

Karla Berbrayer is best known as one of the founding producers of the popular Rady JCC’s Music ‘N’ Mavens series and the Rady JCC’s Israeli Concert Series.


Call (204)477-7510 to register

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Contact Claudia Chernitsky at (204) 477-7459 or Roberta Malam at / (204) 480-7550