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Chanukah at SWHC 5779

November 14th, 2018|

Two Chanukah parties, one Gala Night and public Menorah Lighting every night, what more could you want? Please see posters below for more information.

CST Shabbat & Remembrance AJEX Shabbat

October 30th, 2018|

We have two very important Shabbatot coming up.  Details found on the flyers below, please make an effort to attend and support the community.

KLBD Food Fayre

October 30th, 2018|

The KLBD UK Roadshow comes to Southend with over 200 products to test and taste!  4th November 2:30pm-5pm.  £3 donation on the door.

Concert Series presents The Magnificos

October 30th, 2018|

A wonderful salsa/Latin band with dancers to entertain you! Tickets in advance from or on the door. £8 members, £10 non-members.

Welcome Back Rabbi Lew for Simchat Beit Hashoeva

September 17th, 2018|

Our annual Sukkah party on Simchat Beit Hashoeva has a very familiar guest speaker.  Rabbi Mendel Lew, former minister of our congregation. Everyone welcome to this free event, no need to book.

Simchat Torah 5779

September 17th, 2018|

We’re dancing and singing and eating and having the best Simchat Torah ever here at SWHC! See the poster below for details of what’s on.

Mazel tov to this years honourees from our community.

SJYC Free Events – Sukkot & Simchat Torah

September 17th, 2018|

We’re looking forward to a great Sukkot and Simchat Torah with special events just for the kids!

Mazel Tov to our Youth Honourees!

In Photos: Let’s Get Together Cream Tea

August 14th, 2018|

Everyone had a marvelous time at the sold-out Cream Tea event.  Thank you to Marilyn Salt for organising it and to all her helpers, and to the band “Covers Blown”, they got everyone up dancing!

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In Photos: The Volstead Orchestra

August 3rd, 2018|

As part of the Concert Series at SWHC, The Volstead Orchestra came to play for the community on the 2nd August 2018.  Over £600 was raised for the Shul!  Here are the photos, courtesy of Terry Mendoza at the Retro Photostudio.  Take a look at the gallery below.

Midnight Selichot Service

August 1st, 2018|

Please join us for this beautiful service which begins the lead up to the High Holy days.  Free entry.