Shabbat Morning Service tomorrow & Evening Service next Friday.

  • Next Shabbat Morning service – Tomorrow , 1st February from 11am

Our Shabbat Morning service Tomorrow is at 11am as usual. Please bring something vegetarian to share for kiddush.

Set-up normally begins at around 9.30, and anyone who wants to help is welcome – with a chance to spend time with other Kehillah members before the service starts. If you would like to be honoured by participating in the service please make sure to arrive in plenty of time and speak to the warden. Following that we have a Shabbat morning service with Nasdiya’s Bat Mitzvah on 15th February – further details below.

  • Next Shabbat Evening Service – Friday 7th February 6-7:30pm

Please arrive from 6pm for a 6:30pm start. We will finish by around 7:30pm as usual.

  • Cheder field trip East End Walk – Saturday 8th February – 11am in Hackney or 12noon in the East End

A guided walk focusing on the lives of new Jewish immigrants in the East End at the turn of the 20th century including the places that were important to them, the challenges they faced around work, education, housing, language and culture, and episodes of some significant individuals. After the walk we will celebrate our heritage by visiting Brick Lane bagel bakery!

Parents are welcome to join. The walk will cost £6 per person. This event is open to all Kehillah children and young people up to the age of 16. Meet at 11am at Rob and Omar’s if traveling from Hackney or meet in the East End at 12noon. Please let us know in advance you are atteding and contact Ashleigh the Administrator for address information.

  • Erev Tu B’shevat seder in member’s home – Sunday 9th February 5-7pm

Join us for a Tu b’shevat seder to celebrate the new year for the trees. We will also be discussing the relevance of this lovely festival for our Kehillah and the wider world.  Please do bring some fruit to share and/or wine/grape juice.  There will be activities that children can join in with, so ages are welcome.

Our celebration will be taking place at a member’s home in Barnsbury area of Islington. Information on accessibility: there is one step up to the member’s home. To slightly correct previous accessability information distributed, we are able organise the Seder on one level so that no further stairs need to be climbed by those attending.

Please contact Ashleigh the Administrator to be sent the address and if there are accessability difficulties, it would be useful to know in advance as we can organise our celebrations to take place on the ground floor.

  • Shabbat Morning service with Nasdiya’s Bat Mitzvah – Saturday 15th February – eariler time of 10:30am

Please join us in celebrating Nasdiya’s batmitzvah! We will be starting our service a little earlier at 10 30 am. Nasdiya’s family would also like to invite the community to kiddush, which they will be providing after the service.

  • Healing our ancestral trauma: a Holocaust Memorial Day workshop – Postponed due to illness

This workshop has unfortunately had to be postponed due to illness Further details via Facebook event.

Upcoming Events

29th February 2020
  • Cheder

    29th February 2020 @ 11:00 am12:00 pm

    We are excited to announce, at the request of parents, a trial period of expanded cheder sessions starting this Saturday 11th January. Cheder will therefore be running weekly from 11am-1pm on days when we have a service, and from 11am-12noon on days when there is no service. There will then be a break for half-term after our session on 8th February, to be resumed on 29th February, with the final session in this trial taking place on 7th March

    These additonal cheder sessions are geared towards those young people in our community aged 10-13, and will focus on Jewish Identity and children’s Hebrew. If you would like your child to participate or would like any further information about this, please emai omar@kehillah.org.uk.

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3rd March 2020
  • Adult Education

    3rd March 2020 @ 7:00 pm8:30 pm

    This four-week block of adult education is called “Trans-formations: The multiple genders of the Talmud”. As our society explores new and varied concepts of gender and transgender identity, this four-week course will introduce key texts in Rabbinic literature – the Tosefta and the Talmud – which discuss intersex, gender-indeterminate and gender-nonconforming bodies and their halachic status. What space do our texts create for trans, non-binary and queer people today?

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7th March 2020
  • Cheder

    7th March 2020 @ 11:00 am1:00 pm

    We are excited to announce, at the request of parents, a trial period of expanded cheder sessions starting this Saturday 11th January. Cheder will therefore be running weekly from 11am-1pm on days when we have a service, and from 11am-12noon on days when there is no service. There will then be a break for half-term after our session on 8th February, to be resumed on 29th February, with the final session in this trial taking place on 7th March.

    These additonal cheder sessions are geared towards those young people in our community aged 10-13, and will focus on Jewish Identity and children’s Hebrew. If you would like your child to participate or would like any further information about this, please emai omar@kehillah.org.uk.

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  • Shabbat Morning Service

    7th March 2020 @ 11:00 am1:00 pm

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9th March 2020
  • Purim Party

    9th March 2020 @ 6:30 pm8:30 pm

    Come celebrate Purim, hear the Megillah, and learn about the Purim story. All ages welcome, fancy dress encouraged! Please bring food, drink and hamantaschen to share. Please note that this event will be taking place at the Tower Theatre on Northwold Road 

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10th March 2020
  • Adult Education

    10th March 2020 @ 7:00 pm8:30 pm

    This four-week block of adult education is called “Trans-formations: The multiple genders of the Talmud”. As our society explores new and varied concepts of gender and transgender identity, this four-week course will introduce key texts in Rabbinic literature – the Tosefta and the Talmud – which discuss intersex, gender-indeterminate and gender-nonconforming bodies and their halachic status. What space do our texts create for trans, non-binary and queer people today?

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13th March 2020
  • Shabbat Evening Service

    13th March 2020 @ 6:00 pm7:30 pm

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17th March 2020
  • Adult Education

    17th March 2020 @ 7:00 pm8:30 pm

    This four-week block of adult education is called “Trans-formations: The multiple genders of the Talmud”. As our society explores new and varied concepts of gender and transgender identity, this four-week course will introduce key texts in Rabbinic literature – the Tosefta and the Talmud – which discuss intersex, gender-indeterminate and gender-nonconforming bodies and their halachic status. What space do our texts create for trans, non-binary and queer people today?

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21st March 2020
  • Shabbat Morning Service

    21st March 2020 @ 11:00 am1:00 pm

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24th March 2020
  • Adult Education

    24th March 2020 @ 7:00 pm8:30 pm

    This four-week block of adult education is called “Trans-formations: The multiple genders of the Talmud”. As our society explores new and varied concepts of gender and transgender identity, this four-week course will introduce key texts in Rabbinic literature – the Tosefta and the Talmud – which discuss intersex, gender-indeterminate and gender-nonconforming bodies and their halachic status. What space do our texts create for trans, non-binary and queer people today?

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4th April 2020
  • Shabbat Morning Service

    4th April 2020 @ 11:00 am1:00 pm

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9th April 2020
  • Community Passover Seder

    9th April 2020 @ 6:30 pm9:00 pm

    Further details to come. Please note, this event will be taking place at Hawksley Court.

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18th April 2020
  • Shabbat Morning Service

    18th April 2020 @ 11:00 am1:00 pm

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2nd May 2020
  • Shabbat Morning Service

    2nd May 2020 @ 11:00 am1:00 pm

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8th May 2020
16th May 2020
  • Shabbat Morning Service

    16th May 2020 @ 11:00 am1:00 pm

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6th June 2020
  • Shabbat Morning Service

    6th June 2020 @ 11:00 am1:00 pm

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12th June 2020
  • Shabbat Evening Service

    12th June 2020 @ 6:00 pm7:30 pm

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