• 'pop up' day Limmud - Hull

    • FamilyAdults under 35Adults Over 35Adults Over 65Social LesuireEducational
    • 09:00 | 07 May 2017
    Leeds Jewish Community
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    • Venue: Hull
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    • Email: hull@limmud.org

    We invite you to be part of a unique 'pop-up' day Limmud in the UK City Of Culture 2017, on Sunday May 7th at Hull History Centre, Worship Street, HULL, HU2 8BG. Applications are now open - book your place now! Hull boasts one of the longest established Jewish communities in the UK having just celebrated 250 years of continuous settlement in the city. Our event offers a stimulating dose of Limmud, infused with the unique opportunity to understand and experience what makes Jewish Hull so special, with: A Jewish Heritage guided walk through the Old Town tracing the journey from the rest of the world to Hull from earliest times to present day sharing of the Hull Jewish Archive Exhibit. Basing ourselves at the Hull History Centre inspires us to explore the past with: how to plan an ancestry trail hearing the voices of Israel's founding fathers expert exploration of some Jewish antiques. And our curiosity, energy and enthusiasm combine to immerse us in our present and contemplate our future with: 'how to punch above your weight as a small community' forum interfaith discussion on the 10 commandments challenges to retaining a Jewish identity how music transforms prayer Jewish responses to extremism. We are currently finalising our programme - so watch this space! With so many things happening in Hull in 2017 why not plan to come for the whole weekend! Visit www.hull2017.co.uk for further information. Erev Shabbat & Shabbat services will be taking place at : Hull Hebrew Congregation (orthodox), 30 Pryme Street, Hull, HU10 6SH. Ne've Shalom (reform), Great Gutter Lane, Hull, HU10 6DP. Book now for our pre-Pesach early bird rate of £23 per Adult until 10th April. Visit our website for further information and if you have any questions, please contact us, hull@limmud.org See you on the 7th May!