UPCOMING JFI EVENTS

  • 48 Ways to a Meaningful Life
    May 28, 2021, 10:00 a.m. – May 27, 2022, 11:00 a.m.
    Zoom Meeting ID: 818 7075 0115 Pswd needed.
    Old ways won't open new doors... JOIN ELLIE BASS FOR A WEEKLY CLASS ON MAKING YOUR LIFE MORE MEANINGFUL, POWERFUL, PURPOSEFUL AND GROWTH ORIENTED. EVERY WEEK IS A NEW DOOR TO YOURSELF AND YOUR PURPOSE.
  • Parsha Perspectives
    Multiple Dates
    Oct. 05, 2021, 8:00 p.m. – Jun. 07, 2022, 9:00 p.m.
    Zoom
    Join us each week as we review the weekly parsha and see what it can teach us about our daily lives.
  • Parsha Perspectives
    Oct. 19, 2021, 8:00 p.m. EDT – Apr. 19, 2022, 9:00 p.m. EDT
    Zoom
  • Pop Parenting Zoom Registration
    Time is TBD
    Zoom
    Join us live every Thursday morning at 10am as we record our Pop Parenting Podcast exploring a new 80s and 90s teen film each week as a way to explore family dynamics, relationships, parenting and more. Avrum Nadigel is an author and therapist, Ellie Bass is a life coach and director of the JFI
  • Mother Daughter Leadership Program Fall 2021 Monday Nights In Person
    Oct. 04, 6:15 p.m.
    Location is TBD
    An incredible journey for girls and their moms in the Bat Mitzvah year. Location in Toronto to be determined, all covid protocols observed.
  • Beth Lida Rosh Hashana Challah Make
    Sep. 01, 6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
    Beth Lida Synagogue Toronto, 22 Gilgorm Rd, Toronto, ON M5N 2M5, Canada
    Join the JFI at Beth Lida for a Pre-Rosh Hashana Inspirational Challah Make! 2lb Challah Kit is for 2 so come with your mother, daughter, bubbie, safta, sister or auntie! This will take place in the backyard with all Covid protocols observed. Each challah making kit is for 2 people: $36 per kit.
  • How Jewish Wisdom Can Transform Work
    May 31, 8:00 p.m.
    Zoom
    What should our post-COVID work world look like? In his new book "Connected Capitalism" David Weitzner shows us how to draw from the classic teachings of Judaism in order to positively transform our workplaces and our working lives.
  • Whole Brain Child Workshop with Kyla Landon
    May 06, 8:00 p.m.
    Zoom
    OR PARENTS WITH KIDS AGES 2-8 YEARS In this 2-part workshop you will learn… 12 strategies that nurture your child’s developing mind Brain science that is simple and accessible for adults and children
  • Mother Daughter Leadership Program Online SUNDAY NIGHTS
    Mar. 07, 7:00 p.m.
    Zoom
    Join this incredible journey for mothers and daughters in grades 5, 6 or 7. 10 weeks of learning, laughing, activities and connection. All welcome. $180 per family. Begins March 7, 2021
  • Mother Daughter Leadership Program Online Edition Tuesday Nights
    Feb. 02, 6:30 p.m.
    Zoom
    Join us for the virtual version of our famous JFI Mother Daughter Leadership Program. Learning, laughing, growth, activities and more! 10 weeks starting Tuesday Feb 2, 2021 at 6:30pm
  • Remember What's Next
    Nov. 25, 2020, 12:30 p.m. – Jun. 22, 2021, 1:30 p.m.
    Zoom
    Wednesday's at 12:30pm EST Weekly. Join Rabbi Ken Spiro and Ellie Bass each week as they look back at Jewish history and ask how it applies to us now!
  • Night Shift with Ellie Bass
    Oct. 20, 2020, 8:00 p.m. – Jun. 29, 2021, 9:00 p.m.
    Zoom
    A Weekly Torah and Self Growth class using the weekly Parsha, pop culture and psychology for self reflection and paradigm shifts.
  • JFI Online: Choosing Up Fridays with Ilana Kendal  (1)
    Sep. 11, 2020, 11:00 a.m. – Feb. 26, 2021, 12:00 p.m.
    Zoom
    A Weekly "Pre-Shabbat" Inspiration and Discussion with author Ilana Kendal and Ellie Bass on using a "Choosing Up" Paradigm to navigate these challenging times. Every Friday morning at 11am.
  • JFI Online: Choosing Up Fridays with Ilana Kendal
    Sep. 11, 2020, 10:08 a.m. – 10:23 a.m.
    Zoom
    A Weekly "Pre-Shabbat" Inspiration and Discussion with author Ilana Kendal and Ellie Bass on using a "Choosing Up" Paradigm to navigate these challenging times. Every Friday morning at 11am.
  • Back To...School? With Miriam Klein
    Sep. 02, 2020, 8:00 p.m.
    Zoom
    are you and your kids feeling anxious about going back? Join us for this q & a for parents about helping our kids get ready for an unusual school year. 
  • Mother Daughter Leadership Summer Toronto 2020 CoVid
    Aug. 03, 2020, 7:30 p.m.
    Location is TBD
    FOR THE BAT MITZVAH YEAR - GIRLS IN GRADES 5 AND 6 WITH THEIR MOMS. EXPERIENCING GROWTH, LEARNING AND FUN TOGETHER IN THIS SPECIAL TIME OF LIFE. 7 MONDAY NIGHTS AUGUST 3 - SEPT 14, 2020 FROM 7:30 - 9PM $250 PER MOTHER/DAUGHTER COUPLE OUTSIDE @ A PRIVATE HOME AND ONLINE
  • POP PARENTING!
    Jul. 23, 2020, 10:00 a.m. – Oct. 29, 2020, 11:00 a.m.
    Location is TBD
    Join author and therapist Avrum Nadigel and Ellie Bass as they delve into their nerdy love for 80s and 90s teen films and use them to find deeper truths about parenting, families and how to guide our tweens and teens in today's world. Every Thursday morning at 10am on Zoom (register for links)
  • Mother Daughter Monthly MeetUps 2019/2020
    Jul. 19, 2020, 8:35 p.m.
    The Village Shul, 1072 Eglinton Ave W, Toronto, ON M6C 2E2, Canada
    Register for one or book in for them all! Register now for the best year of Mother Daughter Monthly MeetUps yet! Bring a guest or a friend! Sponsor an event in someone's name and make it even more meaningful!