Food For Thought Luncheon on Monday, April 16th

Topic: Harassment and Human Rights:  Problem, Response and Remedy

Speaker: Dr. Barbara Whittington, Professor Emeritus, School of Social Work, University of Victoria

Dr. Whittington has worked for many years to address the complicated issue of sexual harassment and to develop workable responses in policy and practise.  There are many shades of grey in this work and its important that the policy responses that organizations develop don’t also become part of the problem.

When: Monday, April 16th from 12:00 noon to 2:00 pm

Where: Jewish Community Centre of Victoria, 3636 Shelbourne Street

Sit down luncheon includes coffee or tea and dessert. Cost is $12.00

Call or email the JCCV at 250-477-7185 or jccv@telus.net to reserve.

JCCV FILM NIGHT on Monday, April 9th at 7:00 pm

THE THIRD MAN (1949), 107 minutes

Written by Graham Greene, Directed by Carol Reed, Music by Anton Karas

Starring Orson Welles, Joseph Cotton, Alida Valli and Trevor Howard

The Third Man is a British cinematic icon. An undisputed all time classic, the film features some of cinema’s most memorable set pieces… the chase through the sewers…the enormous Ferris Wheel…the elm-lined cemetery…Anton Karas’ zither score. This movie is a world wide phenomenon in itself…in the top 3 of all time!!

Please join us for a fun evening of cinema…schmoozing…discussing and generally having a good time! State of the Art projection, large screen & great sound!

Snacks and cold drinks included in the $10 price of admission.

Always a classic cartoon and newsreel prior to the feature!

Dick de Ryk – Resident Movie Critic and Comic Book Aficionado
Contact: eegabeeva@shaw.ca

Food For Thought Luncheon on Monday, March 19th

Topic: The Elephant in the Room: Politics and Social Media in America

Speaker: Dr. Janni Aragon
Director of Technology and Integrated Learning
Department of Political Science
University of Victoria

This talk covers current events in U.S. politics paying special attention to social media.

When: Monday, March 19th from 12:00 noon to 2:00 pm

Where: Jewish Community Centre of Victoria, 3636 Shelbourne Street

Sit down luncheon includes coffee or tea and dessert. Cost is $12.00

Call or email the JCCV at 250-477-7185 or jccv@telus.net to reserve.