4-week workshop with grief expert, Corrie Sirota.
Ometz is running a new bereavement support group for those who have lost loved ones since the onset of COVID-19 (regardless of the cause of death). In addition to grief and mourning, we will discuss challenges specific to the pandemic, like being unable to perform typical rituals or gather with friends and family to help us cope.
- 11:59 PM
Being an Informed Consumer in Québec
Have you ever bought something defective, had a delivery delayed, incurred unforeseen fees or had a merchant fail to abide by a contract? You are not alone! Join Ometz as we invite a representative of the Office de la protection du consommateur to provide us with all the information concerning our rights when making a purchase, accepting an offer, and signing a contract. At the end of the presentation, you will be better equipped to make informed choices, protect yourself, and avoid and resolve issues. There will be a question and answer period at the end. An informative session not to be missed! Sandra Phillips's book "Smart Shopping Montreal" will be given for every participant registered | Offered in French | Registration is required | Offered for newcomers: individuals who have arrived within the last five years and are registered with Ometz
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Accelerate Series: Digital Job Search
Diving Deep into a Digital Job Search - are you taking advantage of all the digital resources available to you?
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Accelerate Series: Networking
It was always - and still is ? critically important. It is your key to the hidden job market.
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Accelerate Series: Interview Prep
You may think that you are ready, Be sure!!
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Online Chess Course for Kids
Would you like your child to have the opportunity to discover and learn a new activity - all while meeting other children? Ometz and the Jewish Public Library Youth Space are pleased to offer you an online chess course. Join us for this 6 week program, led by national chess master, Alex Levkovsky. Your child will develop new skills and strategic thinking and have fun while doing it! Course taught in English. Appropriate for children ages 8 and up. All participants must know the basic rules of the game, parents welcome | Registration is required | REGISTER NOW!
6:00 PM - 7:15 PM
Programs for Children
ABC Notary: Your Kids, Your Money and Your Possessions
Financial Education Program presents: an online seminar. All you need to know about wills - who needs a will; what happens if I don't have one; where to start? Whatever your age and circumstances in life, it is important to be informed and make smart choices for the future. Having a will is one of the most important things you can do for yourself and your family. Join us and learn what you can do to protect your spouse, children, and assets. It's never too early to start planning! | *Registration is required | *Offered for newcomers: individuals who have arrived within the last five years and are registered with Ometz
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Financial Education Programs
Virtual English Conversation Club
If you would like an opportunity to practice your English in a fun, informal and relaxed setting, this English conversation club is for you! Professional teacher, small group & individual approach| Intermediate levels | 8-week session | Cost for individuals registered with Ometz: $30* | Registration is required
8:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Ottawa Tulip Festival Guided Tour
Visit the Canadian Capital during the famous Canadian Tulip Festival. The trip includes a guided tour of the Parliament Hill and a relaxing late afternoon among the flowerbeds of the Commissioners Park by Dow's Lake | *Registration is required | *Offered for newcomers: individuals who have arrived within the last five years and are registered with Ometz.
8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Project PACE Farm Tour
Enjoy a slice of a farmer's life and join us at Project PACE for an interactive farm tour! You will have the chance to pet and feed all kinds of animals such as ducks, bunnies, chickens, goats, sheep and even alpacas! Take advantage of the natural setting of the farm and surroundings, to have a picnic under the trees. The tour is suitable for children aged 2 & up. An arts & crafts activity for kids is included. Please wear shoes that you don't mind getting dirty | Offered for newcomers: individuals who have arrived within the last five years and are registered with Ometz | Spaces are limited! | Registration is required
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM