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    title: BHH Leisure Club

    01 Sep 2014 | 14:00
    cost: £1
    contact: Barry Abis
    venue: BHH Synagogue
    description: "Jews & Bradford" A voyage of discovery. Presented by Nigel Grizzard. Annual Subscription – £2 Admission is £1 per meeting including refreshments and a raffle For further information please contact Irene Collins on 0113 293 1918 or Barry Abis on 07837 850 869

    title: The American Jewish Revolutionary

    01 Sep 2014 | 20:00
    contact: Malcolm Sender
    venue: UHC Synagogue
    description: The Jewish Historical Society of England Leeds Branch invite you to hear Jeffrey Hillman who will talk on Hayy m Solomon, The American Jewish Revolutionary Non-JHS Members £3.00 The AGM for members will precede this talk at 7.15 pm


    03 Sep 2014 | 14:00
    cost: £1
    contact: 0113 2696141
    venue: UHC
    description: MONA BLOOM presents "The Sweetest Music from The Sweetest Voices - Part 2"

    title: Rebecca Sieff coffee morning

    04 Sep 2014 | 10:30
    contact: Sheila Pearce
    venue: Private Address
    description: For more information about the centre please take a look at this site: http://www.wizo.org/page_14955

    title: New 35+ social group

    04 Sep 2014 | 20:00
    contact: Sara Marks
    venue: MAZCC
    description: Join a new social group for ages 35+ starting in September. Meeting at cafe at the MAZCC for a fun social. Entry free. Everyone welcome. Just turn up! Please FB Sara Marks for more info.

    title: University preparation for Year 13 and Freshers

    04 Sep 2014 | 18:45
    cost: £0
    contact: Or Nehushtan; Raina Sheaf; Deborah Selwyn
    venue: The Zone
    description: Whether your son/daughter is planning to go straight from school or after taking a gap year, University is an amazing life experience, but it can also be a daunting one. Your family now have so many choices to make that will help to make and shape University life. In a unique partnership UJIA and UJS, with a combined wealth of experience, are on hand to provide an insight into what life on campus can offer. Therefore, together with Or, the Leeds Community Shaliach and The Zone, we would like to invite both you and your son/daughter to a University Information Evening for the Leeds Jewish community on Thursday 4 September 2014. FOR STUDENTS 19.00: ‘How to choose a University’ – Session for Year 13s 19.00: ‘Money Management on Campus’ – Session for Freshers 19.30: “What’s Available on Campus” and time for Q&A with UJS President Ella Rose - Session for Year 13s and Freshers FOR PARENTS & STUDENTS 20.15: ‘Q&A Panel’ – Opportunity to put your questions to 3 key campus organisations: UJS, CST and Chaplaincy. To book your place, please go in to http://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/university-information-evening-leeds-community-tickets-12618160257 and register by Friday 29th August. The event will be held at TheZone, Henry Cohen Campus, Primley Park Road, Leeds, LS17 7HR. There is some parking available onsite. When the car park is full, there is ample street parking available in the surrounding streets. There will be light refreshments provided for students at 20.00. If you are a student please arrive at The Zone at 18.45. Parents, please arrive for the Q&A Panel at 20.00. The event will end at 21.00. This is a fantastic one-off opportunity to ask questions about life at University before you arrive on campus and we would strongly advise that you consider attending. See you there!

    title: Shabbat

    05 Sep 2014 | 19:31

    title: Friday Night Dinner

    05 Sep 2014 | 20:00
    contact: Chinny
    venue: Chabad-Lubavitch Leeds
    description: Enjoy a delicious four-course Traditional Friday Night meal, l’chaim and meet up with old friends and new. We have a great menu lined up, with all your favourite traditional foods. We're also going to be celebrating the Sheva Brachot of Alex Hyman and Dani Sissman (or Mr. and Mrs. Hyman!) Tickets: £15 per person or £25 for two. Bookings online @ www.JMTEvents.co.uk and more details on Facebook. Please note that due to current circumstances, bookings are closing a day earlier, on Tuesday 2nd September. Please help us by booking in as early as possible.

    title: Cricket Tournament

    07 Sep 2014 | 11:00
    cost: No Charge
    contact: Daniel Kaufman
    venue: Harewood House
    description: Come and watch the BHH Hawks, UHC Cougars, Etz Chaim Eagles and Sinai Sharks compete in this years cricket tournament. Barbeque and full day of Cricket

    title: Generation Zone coffee morning

    07 Sep 2014 | 11:00
    cost: £5
    venue: The Zone
    description: We look forward to seeing all the community at our coffee morning to raise money for the Zone's youth support service.This is the ZONE'S first fundraiser since the move to the fabulous new site. There will be a selection of stalls to appeal to all generations...need a new hat for yomtov? Phillipa will be there to serve you. We have lovely separates,bags and jewellery shown by Paula Grizzard, handmade silver jewellery by Zena Barnett ,handcrafted fabric gifts , Bows by Natalie Klineberg and the big birthday gift wrap. There will be henna and face painting for the children. hopefully it will be a lovely day and the children can play outside! It's only£5 entrance and that includes a raffle and refreshments!! Looking forward to seeing you all.

    title: BHH Cultural Committee

    07 Sep 2014 | 19:45
    cost: £5
    contact: Wendy Tobias / Laurence Saffer
    venue: Beth Hamidrash Hagadol Synagogue
    description: An Evening with Colin Grazin 'Seeing is Believing - The Administration of Law in the West Bank'

    title: Rosh Hashanah Pop Up Shop

    07 Sep 2014 | 10:00
    cost: Free
    contact: Daryl Schiffeldrin
    description: Still some space if you have any items you would like us to sell suitable as a gift.


    07 Sep 2014 | 11:00
    cost: FREE
    contact: Miriam Saunders
    venue: THE ZONE
    description: ZONE ED TASTER SESSION FOR YEAR 3 TO YEAR 6! We will be making honey jars for Rosh Hashana and playing lots of fun games related to Rosh Hashana that your children and grandchildren are sure to enjoy! If you are planning on attending the Coffee morning there, feel free to drop off your kids with us so that you are all guaranteed to have a good time!


    08 Sep 2014 | 00:00
    contact: HELEN

    title: Etz Chaim Leisure Club

    09 Sep 2014 | 14:00
    cost: £1
    description: Non- Stop Music and Mirth

    title: ladies Tehillim group

    10 Sep 2014 | 20:15
    cost: free
    description: Any ladies in the community welcome

    title: Mark 9/11

    11 Sep 2014 | 20:15
    cost: £5 with li
    contact: Rabbi Daniel
    venue: Etz Chaim
    description: Dear Friends, Thursday September 11th will mark 13 years since the horrific terror attacks in New York. To mark the occasion and also to prepare the Kehillah ahead of the Yamim Noraim I will be giving a talk. Please see attached flyer. If you wish to attend I would be grateful if you could let me know either via email: daniellevy@talktalk.net or phone/text 07801 477 319. Wishing you a Shanah Tovah and well over the Fast, Rabbi Daniel

    title: Shabbat

    12 Sep 2014 | 19:14

    title: Maccabi Shabbat

    13 Sep 2014 | 09:15
    contact: David Evans
    venue: BHH Synagogue

    title: B'nai Brith Days of Jewish Culture and Heritage

    14 Sep 2014 | 15:00
    contact: Heidi Sizer on 0113 266 5256
    venue: Sinai Synagogue
    description: You are all invited to B'nai Brith Days of Jewish Culture and Heritage for synagogue tours, afternoon tea and a small exhibition of Women from/in Sinai. Please let Heidi know you are coming on 0113 2665256 or email info@sinaisynagogue.co.uk. Thank you.

    title: A Date With The Stars

    14 Sep 2014 | 14:00
    cost: £5
    contact: Barry Abis
    venue: BHH Synagogue
    description: "Frank Sinatra Entertains". 2 Hours of fabulous entertainment including refreshments


    14 Sep 2014 | 14:45
    cost: FREE
    contact: WILF JACKSON
    description: SEE UPLOADED FLYER

    title: Coffee morning

    14 Sep 2014 | 11:00
    contact: Stanley Morris
    venue: Etz Chaim Synagogue
    description: Rosh Hashannah is fast approaching, and here at the Etz Chaim we are happy to help you to prepare: We are delighted to invite you to the Etz Chaim Pre Rosh Hashannah Coffee morning On Sunday 14th September 2014 At 11am in the Etz Chaim Reception Rooms Need a new hat? Phillipa will be selling a wide range! Need some delicious cakes for the freezer? We will be selling our home- made pareve cakes! Need any gifts? We will be selling gifts from the Shul gift and book shop, and 'Sweet 2TH' will be selling sweet gifts! Need any greetings cards? Jean and Debra will be selling a wide range and taking commissions for personalised cards Need a beautiful new leather handbag or stunning scarves? Annabel Shaw will be on hand with some superb items! And for the children we have arts and crafts Plus samples of our home made cakes, served complimentary in Cafe Etz, with hot and cold drinks! Fun for all the family, so please come, have a good time and help to raise much needed funds for our Shul!

    title: BHH Leisure Club

    15 Sep 2014 | 14:00
    cost: £1
    venue: Beth Hamidrash Hagadol Synagogue
    description: Leisel Carter presents "Leisel's Choice". Annual Subscription – £2 Admission is £1 per meeting including refreshments and a raffle For further information please contact Irene Collins on 0113 293 1918 or Barry Abis on 07837 850 869

    title: Muslim, Arab and Israeli – Mayor of Abu Ghosh

    15 Sep 2014 | 20:00
    cost: £0
    contact: Or Nehushtan
    venue: Sinai Synagogue
    description: Issa jabba is the current mayor of the town of Abu Ghosh. Join his talk about the fascinating story of the relationship between Muslims and Jews; Arabs and Israelis; an ethnic minority and an ethnic majority… in Israel. The town’s history dates to the 16th century and ever since the community there has had different relationships with the governing powers, all the way through the early days of Zionism and the first days of the State of Israel, until today. Supporters? Opposing power? 1st, 2nd or 3rd class citizens?? A chance to receive answers to all questions!

    title: Food for Thought

    16 Sep 2014 | 18:45
    contact: LJWB
    venue: MAZCC
    description: LJWB invite you to Food For Thought…Please join them for a bite to eat @ 6.45pm, £10. Talk starts @ 7.45 pm £3. Mary Rudolf will be visiting from Israel and will talk on: Hopes and Dreams for the Galil

    title: Dead Sea Scrolls - Discussion

    16 Sep 2014 | 19:30
    contact: Anthony Conway
    venue: Donisthorpe Hall
    description: The Council of Christians and Jews (CCJ) are hosting a live and inter-active presentation on the Dead Sea Scrolls, by Skpe, from the Israel Museum in Jerusalem. The 2014 Annual General Meeting will follow. There will be no charge for these functions but, as is our normal practice, donations will be invited.


    17 Sep 2014 | 14:00
    cost: £1
    contact: 0113 2696141
    venue: UHC
    description: NORMAN STONE presents "The Music of Jerome Kern"

    title: Shabbat

    19 Sep 2014 | 18:57

    title: Macmillan Coffee Morning

    21 Sep 2014 | 11:00
    contact: Rosalind Bickler
    venue: Liz & Howard Cohen

    title: Letter and Email Writing Workshop (campaigns)

    21 Sep 2014 | 15:00
    cost: £0
    contact: Or Nehushtan; Raina Sheaf
    venue: TheZone
    description: Make your opinions count and make a difference! Practical workshop that will teach you how to write a letter or an email in order to put forward the Israeli case - Learn how to write to an MP; support favouring media coverage; complain about anti-Israel bias media coverage; Effect public opinion makers! Following both the Ambassador and the Deputy Ambassador's appeal to the Leeds Jewish community and supporters of Israel - receive the tools in order to know how to support Israel and make a difference! You will be given all information needed about Israel, the Palestinians, history antisemitism and more, as well as tips and mentoring in order to write the best letters so that your opinion will have an effect on reality in the UK

    title: Erev Rosh Hashanah

    24 Sep 2014 | 13:28

    title: Rosh Hashanah

    25 Sep 2014 | 13:31

    title: Rosh Hashanah

    26 Sep 2014 | 13:31

    title: Shabbat

    26 Sep 2014 | 18:39

    title: BHH Leisure Club

    29 Sep 2014 | 14:00
    cost: £1
    venue: Beth Hamidrash Hagadol Synagogue
    description: PARTY! PARTY! PARTY! to celebrate NEW YEAR 5775 with a selection of film clips presented by Barry Abis Annual Subscription – £2 Admission is £1 per meeting including refreshments and a raffle For further information please contact Irene Collins on 0113 293 1918 or Barry Abis on 07837 850 869

    title: Baby Massage

    29 Sep 2014 | 14:00
    cost: £4 pw
    contact: sarah frost
    venue: MAZCC
    description: baby-led 5 week course with time for mums and dads to make new friends too! £20 for full 5 week course or pay weekly. all materials provided.


    30 Sep 2014 | 19:30
    contact: Alexandra Myers
    venue: Trudi Moss Suite
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