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Shabbat Morning Service this Saturday and interesting summer events outside our community

A reminder that our next Shabbat Morning Service is next Saturday, 21st July at 11am with Cantor Tamara WolfsonYoung community members are encouraged to attend to celebrate cheder teacher Orsi’s confirmation of official Jewish status. Children’s Hebrew will go ahead at 10am.
After the service on 21st July, two of our members are kindly hosting a barbecue at at their home in Stoke Newington to welcome Cantor Tamara Wolfson. Please contact Ashleigh the Administrator for the address if you would like to come, and please bring vegetarian barbecue food to share.
Join us for a short Shabbat evening service on Friday 27th July from 6pm for a 6:30 start. This will be our last event in our summer of welcome to Cantor Tamara Wolfson.
Over the summer there are some events happening outside our community which Kehillah members may be interested in:

The Open Talmud programme is a four day programme of Talmud study. The theme for the summer programme is the human body. The programme runs from Thurs 23rd – Sun 26th August.  All levels of experience are welcome, and you can book to attend one day or all four days.  Some of the teachers are familiar to Kehillah. Open Talmud details and booking can be found here

Kehillah young adults aged 18-25 interested in issues surrounding social and racial justice, may be interested in applying for the JCORE Anti-Racism Activism Fellowship. The fellowship consists of seminars, campaigning and learning opportunities upon successful application. Please see JCORE’s website for further information and to apply.

Shabbat Services, Barbecue and AGM Management Committee

Our next Shabbat Morning Service is on Saturday 21st July at 11am with Cantor Tamara Wolfson. Young community members are encouraged to attend to celebrate cheder teacher Orsi’s confirmation of official Jewish status. Children’s Hebrew will go ahead at 10am. After the service on 21st July, two of our members are kindly hosting a barbecue at at their home in Stoke Newington to welcome Cantor Tamara Wolfson.Continue Reading

Sad News

We are sad to inform you that Irving Reiner, father of our member and Honorary Secretary Liz Reiner, passed away this past Tuesday 3rd July in Florida USA where he lived. Liz flew to Florida yesterday for the funeral tomorrow and we wish her well at this difficult time.

Cantor Tamara’s first week with us next week!

Our Shabbat Morning Service is on Saturday 7th July with Cantor Tamara Wolfson. It will be her first event with the community and our first chance to welcome her. Cheder is at 11am and children’s Hebrew is at 10am. You can now contact Cantor Tamara Wolfson on her new Kehillah email address:  kehillah.cantortamara@gmail.com A reminder that our AGM is on Sunday 8th July at 5pmContinue Reading

Would you prefer to receive our newsletter by email? Free Birkbeck University lecture this and next week.

We currently send out our newsletter in paper hard copy form and based on feedback from the community, we wanted to see if anyone who currently receives the newsletter by post would prefer to receive our newsletter via email. If you would prefer to receive an email copy of our newsletter, please fill out this formContinue Reading

Cantor Tamara Wolfson has arrived in London to begin working with us on 1st July

We are phenomenally excited (and somewhat relieved!) to inform you that Cantor Tamara Wolfson has arrived safely in London and we can confirm that she will be starting work as Spiritual Leader of Kehillah North London in the week beginning 1st July. Her first event with the community will be our regular Shabbat morning service on SaturdayContinue Reading

Sad news

We are very sad to inform you that June Gardner, the mother of our member Catherine Gardner, died on 16th June. We don’t have any details yet of a funeral or any shivah arrangements, but if there are any available we will announce them here as soon as we can.

Tonight – Final Female Figures from the Talmud

Tonight, Tuesday 19th Rabbi Mark Solomon is giving the final Come Learn With Me session on female figures from the Talmud at 8pm. This Friday, 22nd June is our next Erev Shabbat service with Rabbi Danny Rich. Please arrive from 6pm for a 6:30 start. Formal notice of our AGM on Sunday 8th July at 5pm has now been sent out to our members. Members who wouldContinue Reading

Shabbat Shalom – Rachel’s Batmitzvah this Weekend! AGM at 5pm on 8th July

Tomorrow, Saturday, 16th June we celebrate Rachel’s Bat Mitzvah. The service takes place at 11am at our regular New Community Room venue. There will also be a creche for the youngest guests. Rachel and her Family invite the community to join them in a kiddush after the service. If you would like to attend Rachel’s Batmitzvah Party at a different venue afterwords, please phoneContinue Reading

Kehillah North London
(Formerly North London Progressive Jewish Community)

71-75 Shelton Street 
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