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    title: Sing Freedom

    03 Dec 2017 | 19:00
    cost: £6
    contact: Ellie Ruhan
    description: Here in Leeds … a unique Makor event! Hear the powerful, political and courageous true story that changed the lives of millions of people. 'Sing Freedom' follows the life of Rusty Bernstein, fellow campaigner to Nelson Mandela in the fight to end apartheid. Rusty’s daughter, Frances Bernstein, now living in Leeds, presents this incredible personal account along with live songs of hope and liberation from the 25-strong, 'Free Range Choir'.

    title: Knit and Natter Coffee Morning

    03 Dec 2017 | 11:00
    cost: Donations
    venue: Skyte House

    title: Interfaith storytelling

    03 Dec 2017 | 15:00
    contact: Val Mogendorff connexions@sinaileeds.uk
    description: Much loved Muslim/Jewish storytelling duo Jumana Moon and Adele Moss will be performing at a North Leeds venue. Save the date!

    title: Jewish-Muslim Storytelling

    03 Dec 2017 | 15:00
    cost: £15/£5/.
    contact: activities@sinaileeds.uk
    venue: Baab-Ul-Ilm
    description: This event, the first jointly organised by Sinai Synagogue and the Baab-Ul-Ilm, is for all ages. Adele Moss and Jumana Moon formed a Jewish-Muslim storytelling partnership about 9 years ago. Inspired by their respective faiths, they work with stories from sacred texts as well as traditional folk tales from Jewish and Muslim communities. They have performed at Limmud Conferences, various interfaith groups, schools, synagogues, Rumi's Cave and St Ethelburga's Centre for Reconciliation and Peace in London. Their partnership celebrates and draws on centuries of shared friendship and scholarship – and stories.

    title: BHH Leisure Club

    03 Dec 2017 | 14:00
    cost: £2
    contact: Barry Abis
    venue: BHH Synagogue
    description: Chanukah Party & entertainment presented by Barry Abis

    title: Annual Reading of the Pinkas

    03 Dec 2017 | 19:30
    cost: N/A
    contact: Etz Chaim Office
    venue: Etz Chaim Synagogue

    title: Ujia super Sunday

    03 Dec 2017 | 10:00
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    title: BHH Leisure Club

    04 Dec 2017 | 14:00
    cost: £1
    contact: Barry Abis
    venue: BHH Synagogue
    description: Talented youngsters from around the world. Presented by Barry Abis

    title: JWC Chanukah & Candle Making

    04 Dec 2017 | 20:00
    cost: £5
    contact: Dabrushy Pink
    venue: Chabad-Lubavitch Leeds
    description: Celebrate Chanukah - Candle Making with Julie Lindsay of Aroma Quotes. Make and take home wax melts, tealights & more. Plus Chanukah Inspiration. Tea party refreshments in aid of Chana, the Jewish Fertility Charity. Please RSVP by Thursday 30 November.

    title: Genealogy Course

    04 Dec 2017 | 19:00
    cost: Free!
    contact: Hagit
    description: Take advantage of this fantastic chance to spend time with your children/grandchildren learning about your ancestors and roots.   Alan Tobias, genealogy expert, will deliver a 3 week course teaching you everything you need to know about building a family tree and the resources available to help.   Dates: Monday 27th November 2017 Monday 4th December 2017 Monday 11th December 2017   7-8.30PM @ the MAZCC   Free admission Limited places. Suitable for high school aged children.  
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    title: JLI: Great Debates

    05 Dec 2017 | 20:00
    cost: £40
    contact: Rabbi Eliyohu Pink
    venue: Chabad Lubavitch Leeds
    description: Gain intimate familiarity with six most fascinating eras in Jewish history, enjoy the gripping narrative and intellectual tension of six fierce debates, and gain invaluable perspective on six elemental Jewish beliefs. £40 + £10 Book fee More Info. 07875-320-344 education@judaismlive.com Judaismlive.com/jli

    title: Jewish Womens Aid IDEVAW Event

    05 Dec 2017 | 18:30
    cost: £5
    contact: Sara Saunders
    venue: MAZCC
    description: Jewish Womens Aid presents its annual event for the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women. Detective Constable Jordan McGowan from West Yorkshire Police's Multi Agency Safeguarding Hub will talk on ‘Third Party Reporting in Domestic Abuse’. 6.30pm for refreshments followed by talk at 7pm Donation £5 We would like to ask for your help for desperately-needed items of maternity wear for women at the Leeds Women’s Refuge.
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    title: Anne Frank Coffee Morning

    06 Dec 2017 | 10:30
    contact: Diane Goldman
    venue: LS17

    title: The Last Jewish Gangster

    06 Dec 2017 | 19:30
    contact: Rabbi Eli Pink
    venue: Chabad-Lubavitch Leeds
    description: Talk by Myron Sugarman on the Mob, The Jews & Israel

    title: The Miracle Tour

    06 Dec 2017 | 18:45
    cost: £20/£30/£5
    contact: www.mizrachi.org.uk/events/leeds
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    title: Words and Music

    09 Dec 2017 | 19:30
    cost: £8.00
    contact: D A Mogendorff
    venue: Sinai Synagogue
    description: £8.00 non-members; £6.00 members. Refreshments. Raffle.Estimated end time 21.30.

    title: Evening of Words and Music

    09 Dec 2017 | 19:30
    cost: £8/£6
    contact: fundraising@sinaileeds.uk
    venue: A North Leeds Venue
    description: This will be a beautiful event, devised, produced and directed by Vanessa Rosenthal.
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    title: HSFA Meeting with Speaker

    10 Dec 2017 | 14:30
    cost: £2.00
    contact: Barbara Cline
    venue: MAZCC
    description: tba

    title: Leeds Jewish Community Pride Awards

    10 Dec 2017 | 20:00
    contact: Jane Clynes

    title: Women 4 Welfare coffee morning

    10 Dec 2017 | 11:00
    contact: Philippa Lester

    title: Barnsley Plaque Unveiling

    10 Dec 2017 | 11:30
    contact: Richard Dante
    description: The Blue Plaque Ceremony - under the auspices and kind permission of Barnsley Civic Trust, for the former Barnsley Synagogue will take place at 82 Castlereagh Street Barnsley S70 1BA on Sunday 10 December 2017 at 11.30am.(Large Free Car Park in front of the Building) You are cordially invited to attend this special occasion. There will be a short ceremony with two Rabbis speaking, Laurence Saffer President of the LJRC and Nigel Grizzard of the Jewish Historical Society. A unique event. For posterity. It will be a recognised place in the town. Kosher refreshments will be brought from Leeds and available after the Ceremony at an address in Barnsley. All are welcome. Hoping you and any friends and associates and interested parties will be in attendance. RSVP: richard@danteaccountancy.com
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    title: Genealogy Course

    11 Dec 2017 | 19:00
    cost: Free!
    contact: Hagit
    venue: MAZCC
    description: Take advantage of this fantastic chance to spend time with your children/grandchildren learning about your ancestors and roots.   Alan Tobias, genealogy expert, will deliver a 3 week course teaching you everything you need to know about building a family tree and the resources available to help.   Dates: Monday 27th November 2017 Monday 4th December 2017 Monday 11th December 2017   7-8.30PM @ the MAZCC   Free admission Limited places. Suitable for high school aged children. For booking please contact Hagit on 0113 2185846 / Hagit.greenberger@ljwb.co.uk  
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    title: Etz Chaim Leisure Club

    12 Dec 2017 | 14:00
    contact: Gordon Cohen
    venue: Etz Chaim Synagogue

    title: Chanukah Party @ the MAZCC

    12 Dec 2017 | 14:00
    cost: Free!
    contact: Hagit
    venue: MAZCC

    title: Annual Civic Chanukah Party

    12 Dec 2017 | 17:00
    description: The Annual Civic Chanukah Party at the Giant Menorah at the Town Hall. Date: Tuesday 12th December Time: 5 pm - 6 pm Venue: Leeds Town Hall
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    title: Leeds WIZO Chanukah Lunch

    13 Dec 2017 | 12:00
    cost: £15
    contact: Deidre Cline at Leeds WIZO office for details
    venue: Leeds 17 Venue
    description: Please join in the Leeds WIZO Chanukah Lunch with guest speaker Reut Mor - Opener is Sue Kaufman and Guest of Honour Norma Blum

    title: GSAL Menorah Lighting and Chanukah Party

    13 Dec 2017 | 16:15
    contact: Rabbi Eli Pink
    venue: Grammar School at Leeds
    description: The GSAL Chanukiah, a nine foot menorah erected in the Theatre Foyer of the Grammar School at Leeds, is now a proud part of the GSAL tradition and we are happy to invite you to join us for this year's lighting of the Chanukiah. This Chanukiah is an initiative by the Heads of Jewish Faith and Chabad-Lubavitch Leeds to continue the longstanding Jewish tradition of the Grammar School at Leeds. This Menorah is the latest in a long line of Jewish events at GSAL, including faith assemblies, Jewish discussion groups, the GSAL Shabbat, in addition to festival activities like doughnut making and the mobile Sukkah. We are proud to invite pupils, parents of pupils, alumni and members of the community to this year’s Chanukiah lighting, on the second night of Chanukah at 4:15pm on Wednesday, 13th of December in the Theatre Foyer of the Grammar School at Leeds. Please confirm your attendance to Rabbi Eli Pink @ education@judaismlive.com This event will include doughnuts, hot latkes and more! We would love to see as many people there as possible to celebrate with us!
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    title: UHC Whisky Tasting

    14 Dec 2017 | 19:45
    contact: Aaron
    description: Please save the date for this up coming cross community event later this year during Chanukah, Thursday 14th of December, at 7:45pm following Maariv at UHC Synagogue Shadwell Lane Leeds. All the usual events will take place, Dan Cohen will arrange a selection of wonderful SMWS bottles from various regions and whisky types , they'll be a raffle giving someone a chance to win an SMWS bottle, for just £5 per raffle ticket, plus the usual bottle auctions, SO BRING PLENTY OF CASH! Entry ticket prices remain the same, just £30 per person. As always, you can sponsor a table and guarantee you'll be sitting with all your friends , just £100 (not including the entry tickets) Or sponsor a bottle for £150 - just 5 of these available. Alternatively, fancy promoting your business or just very generous? Be an event sponsor for the meagre amount of £500 Please.......... Pass this on to your friends and family (over 18's only), all are welcome........There are a limited number of spaces so book early to avoid disappointment. To book your place, please use one of the following methods: Book online with Eventbrite using the link below: https://chanukah-whisky-tasting.eventbrite.co.uk OR, contact the UHC Shul office.

    title: Children's Chanukah Party

    14 Dec 2017 | 16:00
    cost: 3.50
    contact: Georgina
    venue: Etz Chaim Synagogue
    description: no charge for adults
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    title: Chanukah Children's Games Service

    16 Dec 2017 | 10:45
    cost: N/A
    contact: Etz Chaim Office
    venue: Etz Chaim Synagogue

    title: Cholent Kiddush

    16 Dec 2017 | 11:45
    cost: N/A
    contact: Etz Chaim Office
    venue: Etz Chaim Synagogue

    title: Chanukah Maariv with Havdallah & Candle Lighting

    16 Dec 2017 | 17:05
    cost: N/A
    contact: Etz Chaim Office
    venue: Etz Chaim Synagogue
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    title: Aviva WIZO Cabaret Evening

    17 Dec 2017 | 19:30
    venue: TBC

    title: Torah Tots Chanukah Party!

    17 Dec 2017 | 10:00
    cost: £5/family
    contact: Dabrushy Pink
    venue: Chabad-Lubavitch Leeds

    title: JMT Chanukah Pub Quiz

    17 Dec 2017 | 18:30
    contact: Charles Simmons
    venue: The Lord Darcy

    title: LJOY Chanukah party

    17 Dec 2017 | 19:00
    cost: TBC
    contact: Joshua Kleiman
    venue: TBC

    title: Sunday Chanukah Breakfast

    17 Dec 2017 | 08:30
    cost: N/A
    contact: Etz Chaim Office
    venue: Etz Chaim Synagogue
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    title: BHH Leisure Club

    18 Dec 2017 | 14:00
    cost: £1
    contact: Barry Abis
    venue: BHH Synagogue
    description: Chanukah Party followed by a film show presented by Barry Abis

    title: Chanukah Candle Lighting

    18 Dec 2017 | 18:00
    cost: £5
    contact: Susie Gordon
    venue: MAZCC
    description: Hi Everyone, I'm so excited to be able to invite you all to our first ever joint LeedsJewish RepCouncil​ / Ljwb Leeds​ Chanukah candle lighting event (doughnuts, latkah's and refreshments provided) to celebrate anyone who has moved to Leeds over the years (new arrivals or those that have returned). MONDAY 18TH DECEMBER from 6pm - 8pm! Only £5 each (all children of primary school age and younger are FREE). Please PM me or email susie@ljrc.org if you would like to come for catering purposes (and I'll send you the payment details). Thank you.

    title: LJRC Council Meeting

    18 Dec 2017 | 20:00
    contact: Susie Gordon
    venue: MAZCC
    description: Find out about cross communal activities and the plans to support the future of the Leeds Jewish community.
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    title: LJWB Chanukah Candle Lighting

    19 Dec 2017 | 18:00
    description: Candle lighting ceremony - invitees only

    title: Tehilliah Chana Ladies group

    19 Dec 2017 | 20:00
    contact: Shirley Ellis
    venue: Private home
    description: Ladies only group to meet once a month before or after Rosh Chodesh.

    title: Tehilliah Chana Ladies group

    19 Dec 2017 | 20:00
    contact: Shirley Ellis
    venue: Private home
    description: Ladies only group to meet once a month before or after Rosh Chodesh.
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    title: Torah & Tea Women's Class

    20 Dec 2017 | 20:15
    contact: Dabrushy Pink
    venue: Contact for details
    description: Torah & Tea presents Pause & Affect: A Shabbat Outlook, a new monthly course for women by the Rosh Chodesh Society. Lesson 2 - Glow of Peace.
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