Beginning at 3.30pm and including candle lighting and doughnuts and we have invited Elstree & Borehamwood Masorti to join us. On Sunday afternoon, 17th December 3.30pm-5.30pm, we are holding a CHANUKAH PARTY with something for all – bring children, grandchildren, friends and neighbours to the Chanukah party at EMS (just let us know so that we can add your names to our security list)
For our young families (6 and under) we have biscuit decorating, face painting, story-telling and more; Activities for our Youth include eating doughnuts without hands, dreidel spinning (with chocolate gelt), pin the shamash on the chanukiyah, slit the candle in the bottle….There is a programme for adults also and then everyone joins together for singing, candle lighting, doughnut eating, AKIM gift buying (donation £5)
Tuesday 19thDecember 7:15am: EARLY MORNING MINYAN
We welcome to the new month of Tevet with a shacharit service that includes Hallel. Join us!
All ages are invited to come and learn the alef-bet with Rabbi Mijael and Raya. £15 per person including a dairy lunch, day will end around 4pm. RSVP by 15th December. Relevant for those who want to decode letters and vowels in Ivrit.
EMS together with KNMS and The Jewish Council for Racial Equality invite you to a screening of Calais Children: A Case to Answer, by Sue Clayton. Following the screening, we will have a discussion on the refugee crisis in the Jewish Community’s eyes. £5 for Masorti members, £10 for guests, proceeds to be split between two charities.
Email the shul office if you would like to experience the 70th Yom Ha’atzmaut in a way you will never forget. Save the dates 15th-22nd April if you would like to visit places in Israel that you have never been to before!! Meet with Israeli Masorti Communities and Leaders and be part of Israel’s Yom Hazikaron and Yom Ha’atzmaut celebrations.