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


Dr. Sheva Zucker Lecture
Dr. Sheva Zucker Lecture

Celebrating...a new English-Yiddish dictionary

The UJA Federation's Committee for Yiddish, the Toronto Workmen's Circle and the Friends of Yiddish

with the support of the Anne Tanenbaum Centre for Jewish Studies, University of Toronto,

proudly…Read more

Comprehensive English-Yiddish Dictionary Book Launch

PLEASE Save the Date - March 19, 2017 and Reserve the Book!The Committee for Yiddish, UJA Federation, Friends of Yiddish and Toronto Workmen's Circle are sponsoring a Toronto Book Launch for the new Comprehensive English-Yiddish dictionary March 19,…Read more

Yiddish Lives

Yiddish Lives

Lively Yiddish classes, Beginner Plus, Intermediate and Advanced levels.

continue on January 8, Sunday mornings, 10 a.m. to 12 noon.

Ten sessions $150

Beth David Synagogue, 55 Yeomans Rd.

New participants welcome.

Info at 416 635 2883 x 5189