May 31: Freeland, ambassadors at Beth Tzedec conversation

Canada-Israel relationship topic for panel discussion

The Beth Tzedec synagogue congregation at 1700 Bathurst St. will host In Conversation on May 31 from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m.

The Honourable Chrystia Freeland, Minister of Foreign Affairs, Deborah Lyons, Canada’s Ambassador to Israel, and Marc-Andre Blanchard, Canada’s Ambassador and permanent representative to the United Nations will be speaking at the event.

This will be a conversation about Israel issues and the Canada-Israel relationship, and will be moderated by Professor Irving Abella, president of the Royal Society of Canada.

This event is presented by the Sam & Sarah Kerzner and Joseph Kerzner Holocaust Memorial Lectures at the Beth Tzedec Congregation and Beth Emeth Bais Yehuda Synagogue.

Ticket prices are $10 per person and are non-refundable. Proceeds from the event will support the Israel Scholarship Program at Beth Tzedec Congregation.

For more information or to register go to the website.


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Posted: May 17 2018 10:53 am
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