The Institute of Jewish Studies was a Y.M.-Y.W.H.A. program that was co-sponsored with the Canadian Jewish Congress Central Region and the Bureau of Jewish Education. The purpose of the institute was to help Jewish youth and adults deepen their knowledge of Jewish studies. Classes included Hebrew and Yiddish, current events, cultural and literary courses, bible studies and philosophy.
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This file contains textual records relating to the operation of the Institute of Jewish Studies. This includes financial records, program and course outlines, meeting minutes of the Planning Committee of the Institute of Jewish Studies and general correspondence.