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Shaarey Zedek Kids Have Fun on Shabbat, Congregation Shaarey Zedek, 561 Wellington Cres., today, 9:30 a.m. Your child will enjoy crafts, stories, toys, games and sing Shabbat songs while you are free to attend the service in the sanctuary.
Havdallah and Movie Night, Temple Shalom, 1077 Grant Ave., today, 7:30 p.m. Another fun movie night, presenting Keeping the Faith. It's a story about a rabbi and a priest, two friends who fall in love with the same woman. The film stars Ben Stiller, Edward Norton and Jenna Elfman.
Eckankar Worship Service, Canad Inns Ft. Garry, 1824 Pembina Hwy., Sunday, 11 a.m. "The Way to Spiritual Freedom." Members of all faiths are invited to a worship service, listen to a reading from the ECK writings and discuss spiritual principles. Information: 204-233-4281 or www.eckankar-mb.ca.
Shaarey Zedek -- In Remembrance Lies Hope: An Interfaith Concert marking Holocaust Remembrance Day Terezin 1944-2014, Westminster United Church, Westminster Ave., Sunday, 7 p.m. Featuring the choirs of Shaarey Zedek Synagogue, St. Andrews River Heights United Church, Fort Garry United Church and Westminster United Church. With special guest artists Desiree Abbey and Terri Cherniak. Presented by Westminster United Church, Freeman Family Foundation Holocaust Education Centre of the Jewish Heritage Centre of Western Canada Inc., the Aziereli Foundation, Congregation Shaarey Zedek and the University of Winnipeg Global College.
All Saints' Anglican Church Vespers, Sunday, 4 p.m., at the corner of Broadway and Osborne. All Saints' Anglican choir, orchestra and soloists perform Vivaldi's Gloria. Information: 204-786-4765 or allsaints.mb.ca.
Looking Ahead Through the Rearview Mirror, First Unitarian Universalist Church of Winnipeg, 603 Wellington Cres., Sunday, 10:30 a.m. Author Neil Postman observed "imagined futures are always more about where we have been than where we are going," suggesting what we need to learn from the past might just "show itself through the windshield if we look hard enough in the rearview mirror." Service leader: Rev. Stefan Jonasson.
Shaarey Zedek Rosh Chodesh Group: Celebrating Womanhood, Congregation Shaarey Zedek, 561 Wellington Cres., Feb. 1, 7 p.m. Lisa Alexandrin, Professor of Islamic Studies at the University of Manitoba, will introduce to us the spiritual world of Muslim women. Jane Enkin will bring her studies of Jewish Women's spirituality to the discussion. Together we will share in the traditional Jewish women's celebration of Rosh Chodesh. Free.
Shaarey Zedek Shabbat Morning Family Service, Congregation Shaarey Zedek, 561 Wellington Cres., Feb. 1, 10:30 a.m. Modeled after our popular High Holy Day Family Service, this special experience offers storytelling and music. Our child-friendly Siddur is appropriate for all ages. Afterward, please join us for the kiddush luncheon.