Forthcoming Events

ELELS All Members General Meeting

Please note that ELELS will be holding an all members general meeting on Sunday 10th December at 10:00 am - for 11:00 am start. This meeting will elect a new Council to continue the work of the acting interim council. Full details, including nominations for the new ELELS Council will follow shortly.

Kedem - Learn more about Judaism with Rabbis Hulbert & Jacobi

ELELS Adult Education Classes for the Sukkot term runs on Wednesday evenings from 18th October to 20th December, with all the sessions this term being at Perrymans Farm Road. There are two sessions each week - the first at 8:00pm and the second at 9:00 pm - plus a beginners Hebrew session at 7:30 pm; full details here.

Liberal Judaism Inter-Synagogue Quiz

The annual LJ Quiz is taking place on Sunday 12th November at Southgate Progressive Synagogue. This will be the first time that we enter a team as ELELS. So we need to know who is available to take part and (depending on numbers) determine our best team - either to win the trophy or take away the wooden spoons!

Please let the office know if you wish to take part.

ELELS Social Events

Various social events are being planned for the autumn and into 2018 including:

  • Magic evening date TBA
  • Musical Tribute to Betty Benscher January 2018
  • Barn Dance February 2018
  • Guest speakers on various subjects dates TBA

We will post more details soon

UK International Jewish Film Festival 2017

The 21st UK International Jewish Film Festival takes place between 9th and 26th November including screenings at South Woodford Odeon:

  • 12th November: Home Port
  • 14th November: Let Yourself Go!
  • 21st November: Bye Bye Germany

For more information see the website of the UK International Jewish Film Festival 


East London Three Faiths Forum - Guided Tour of Jerusalem and the Holy Land

Led by Rabbi David Hulbert, Maqsood Ahmed, Mrs Abida Iqbal and Elwin Cockett, Archdeacon of West Ham. It takes place between Wednesday 29th November and Wednesday 6th December.

For further details please see: Holy Land Tour