Through educational, cultural and engagement programs, the Committee for Yiddish, UJA Federation fosters and promotes Yiddish language and culture - indeed the entire Ashkenaz tradition - as a vibrant part of contemporary Jewish life and as a vital link between the Jewish past and future.

Committee for Yiddish


Anna Fishman Gonshor Yiddish Seminar
Anna Fishman Gonshor Yiddish Seminar

A Yiddish Literary Workshop on the role of women in the writing of the acclaimed Yiddish author I.L. Peretz

Presented by UJA Federation's Committee for Yiddish and the Toronto Workmen's Circle

Featuring the esteemed


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Yiddish Theatre Workshop w/David Gale
Yiddish Theatre Workshop w/David Gale


Dates: Tuesdays, April 25 thru June 20

Time: 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm Location: Sherman Campus, Lipa Green Centre, 4600 Bathurst St.

8 sessions |Tuition: $120

Experience the joys of Yiddish through the magic of Gilbert & Sullivan's…Read more

Yiddish Lives

Spring into Yiddish

A Beginner/Intermediate class,

8 week session includes Yiddish literature, conversation, grammar, and songs.

Sundays 10 a.m. to 12 noon,

Beth David Synagogue, 55 Yeomans Rd. Begins April 23.

Cost $120.

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