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
Events at RJCC (Sinclair House) this month including Cafe Ivrit for conversational Hebrew & Israeli Dancing.
Also for Sukkot, on Thursday 27th September a talk by Oded Gvaram on Israel’s Environmental Innovations.
ELELS Supper Quiz: SOLD OUT
For those who have booked tickets:
Date: 6th October
Venue: 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).
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!
Limmud Cambridge: Sunday 4th November
Cambridge Limmud is back with a sparkling array of sessions spanning all aspects of Jewish learning, the Jewish condition, and issues of the day. Full details can be on the Cambridge Limmud website.
Invest In Peace: Monday 12th November
ELELS with the Board of Deputies, and St Mary’s Parish Church Woodford with Churches Together in Britain & Ireland invite you to hear from Israeli and Palestinian peace activists.
22nd UK Jewish Film Festival: 8th-22nd November 2018
Full detail of all the films can be found on the UK Jewish Film Festival website. This year there are two films at the South Woodford Odeon:
- The Testament is being shown on Sunday 11th November at 4:00 pm
- Budapest Noir is being shown on Monday 12th November at 7:00 pm
Full details of the South Woodford films can be found at UK Jewish Film Festival/South Woodford.
Lehrhaus @ Leo Baeck College
The new year means a new term at Lehrhaus – Adult Jewish Learning – at Leo Baeck College. Courses this term include an online four-week course led by Rabbi Dr Rene Pfertzel on Reading Troubling Text from Torah.