Forthcoming Events

Alzheimer’s Society Dementia Friends

Thursday 6th September at RJCC (Sinclair House) 7:30 pm to 9:00 pm

Gill Yentis & Susan Dawson, from Jewish Care, will lead a session to explain Dementia and the role that Dementia Friends can play supporting family or friends with Dementia. Full details, including how to book your place, available here.

Annual Memorial Services

The annual memorial services will take place on Sunday 2nd September as follows:

  • Edgwarebury Cemetery at 11:00 led by Rabbi Lea Mühlstein
  • Pound Lane Cemetery 11:00am, led by Rabbi Alexandra Wright
  • Cheshunt Cemetery 11:30 am, led by Rabbi Richard Jacobi
  • Golders Green Crematorium 3:00 pm, led by Rabbi Pete Tobias

Annual Multi-faith Peace Walk

Sunday 23rd September – meet by 13:00 at the Holocaust Memorial Garden in Valentines Park (Cranbrook Road entrance). The walk includes visits to a: Buddhist Vihara; Hindu Temple; Islamic Community Centre; Christian Church; and Sikh Gurdwara.

Full details in this Redbridge Faith Forum flyer

Saturday 6th October – ELELS Supper Quiz

At Marlborough Road, doors open at 7:00 pm for 7:30 start. Teams of 8 people, £13.50 per person includes Fish & Chip supper (veggie option if ordered in advance). 

Contact David Gold (020 8500 6335) to book your places.

Sunday 7th October – End of Life Matters

A major conference to learn about and discuss subjects we often avoid, but know we’d be better off addressing including:

  • Wills, advance decisions, and lasting powers of attorney
  • Care and support for people with life-limiting conditions
  • Difficult conversations about death and dying: 
  • How to live well until we die?
  • What is palliative care?
  • Is it possible to have a good death?
  • The different types of funeral available to 21st century Jews

Speakers, including a palliative care specialist, an intensive care doctor, counsellors, a lawyer, a social worker, and a few rabbis!

Further informations and booking for this free event can be found on Eventbrite or contact the office.

The East London Three Faiths Forum – Jerusalem & Holy Land Tour 2018

Sunday 21st October to Sunday 28th October

Join Rabbi David Hulbert, Revd Jude Bullock & Bashir Chaudhry MBE for their guided tour of the Holy Land (both Israel and the Palestinian Territories) sacred to our three faiths.

Please see this flyer for more details.

High Holy Day Ticket Scheme for Students

Information about the scheme – jointly run by Liberal Judaism and the Movement for Reform Judaism – that allows students to attend services closer to where they are studying is now available on the ELELS Website