Special Notices


Looking for your next great read?

The DJC Reading Circle is back for another season of riveting reads. Now in its seventeenth glorious year, the Danforth Jewish Reading Circle is a favourite among our book loving members, bringing us together throughout the year for interesting and


The Claudia Bali Educational Endowment

Claudia Judith Bali, a founding member of the DJC, passed away on July 25, 2018, after a long illness. Claudia represented the heart and soul of the Danforth Jewish Circle, and along with her husband Jacob, hosted the very first DJC founders meeting.


Movie Night is back for another great season!

Our Movie Night committee has planned a lineup of exciting programming to keep you entertained for the upcoming year. Check out our poster for a list of film titles and descriptions and come out and join us for a screening!


DON’T FORGET TO BRING YOUR FOOD BANK DONATIONS TO HIGH HOLY DAY SERVICES!

The DJC is continuing its relationship with the Bethany Church Food Bank. Your contributions will be greatly appreciated by the many local families who depend on the food bank every week. Non-perishable items are needed: Canned fruits and vegetables, Pasta


CHILDREN’S JEWISH STUDIES 2018 – 2019 REGISTRATION CONTINUES!

The Children’s Jewish Studies Program is designed to provide children with a positive Jewish experience, an understanding of their heritage and history, a vibrant relationship with the diversity of the Jewish people, and a sense of belonging to our rich


SPACE AVAILABLE IN DJC B’NEI MITZVAH PROGRAM!

Do you have a child currently in Grade 6? Are you interested in a Bar or Bat Mitzvah experience rooted in group learning, hands-on experiences, and family participation? We’re hoping to run a second class in our popular group B’nei Mitzvah Program


CHESED NEEDS SOME OCCASIONAL HELPING HANDS

We on the Chesed Caring Committee are a group of volunteers, dedicated to providing practical and spiritual support to DJC members during times of need.   We are looking to expand our roster of potential helpers; those we can call upon


WE’RE HIRING!

COMMUNICATIONS and OUTREACH ASSISTANT The Danforth Jewish Circle (DJC) is a joyous and inclusive, accessible and inspiring, egalitarian and independent Jewish community centred on Toronto’s Danforth Avenue. The DJC has been in operation for over 20 years and is currently


MARCHING TOGETHER FOR PRIDE

Sunday, June 24 2:00 pm LGBTQ+ members of the DJC and allies join together to take a stand against bigotry and discrimination. Together we will march with our DJC banner in the annual Pride Parade. We hope to gather a


2018 NOMINATING COMMITTEE REPORT TO THE MEMBERSHIP / Announcement of the Annual General Meeting

Please mark your calendars for the upcoming Annual General Meeting (AGM) on Sunday, June 10, 2018 at 1:00 p.m. at Eastminster Church (HURNDALE ROOM), 310 Danforth Avenue. The AGM is an opportunity to hear an update on the DJC’s activities