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Guest Chazan Gedalya Alexander

We are delighted to welcome back renowned Chazan Gedalya (Graeme) Alexander to SWHC.  He will be Helping Rabbi Bar lead the services during Rosh Hashana and Yom Kippur.  Chazan Alexander is inconsiderable demand across Europe, not only for his beauty of voice, but also for the deep meaning in which he invests in the prayer.

August 9th, 2017|Uncategorized|

Shavuot at SWHC

We have a packed programme of learning for Shavuot and some wonderful opportunities to schmooze over cheesecake and a Sit-Down Kiddush open to all.

May 18th, 2017|Uncategorized|

Raising money for Keilim Mikveh

Jennifer Pepper and Rebbitzen Bar are raising money for a Keilim Mikveh for the community, used to dip crockery and cooking utensils. They are doing a sponsored walk on the 13th August. Please use the link below to donate generously. Many thanks.

May 3rd, 2017|Announcements, Uncategorized|

Yom Hazicharon / Yom Ha’atzmaut: In Photos

Some photos from our sell-our Yom Hazicharon / Yom Ha’atzmaut evening. Over £1200 was raised for the British Friends of the Israel War Disabled.  Click on the images below for full-size.

May 3rd, 2017|Uncategorized|

Shir Jewish Music Concert

The third in our series of musical concerts will be happening on Thursday 15th June at 8pm. Tickets are selling well, so contact Yael asap to purchase yours.

May 3rd, 2017|Uncategorized|

Lag B’Omer BBQ!

Kidz Kalendar and SJYC are putting on their annual Lag B’Omer BBQ. There’s going to be fun and games, live music, face-painting and lots more. Get your tickets NOW either from Barry Jacobs or from the Shul Office.

May 3rd, 2017|Uncategorized|

Susie Barnet, guest speak on Yom HaShoah

We are commemorating Yom HaShoah this year with a special guest speak from The Holocaust Education Trust, Susie Barnett.   Sunday 23rd April, 7:45pm, Shul Hall.

March 30th, 2017|Uncategorized|

Lag B’Omer BBQ!

Come and celebrate Lag B’Omer, the 33rd day of the Omer with SWHC!  Book and pay now for Early Bird prices!

March 28th, 2017|Uncategorized|

Ladies Pesach Shiur with Rebbetzin Bar

Please join us at the home of Lisa and Graham Berg for a shiur all about FREEDOM and how it relates to you.  Contact the Shul Office to book your place NOW.

March 28th, 2017|Learning, Uncategorized|

Southend Friends of Israel – Public Meeting

To celebrate the 100th anniversary of The Balfour Declaration.

March 16th, 2017|Uncategorized|