Scottish Council of Jewish Communites
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Scottish Council of Jewish Communities
Representing, connecting, and supporting Jewish people in Scotland

 
Being Jewish in Scotland 2020
SCoJeC is conducting a follow-up to our inquiries into Being Jewish in Scotland (2012) and What's Changed about Being Jewish in Scotland (2015). Please help by telling us your experiences and views about what it's like to be a Jewish person in Scotland today.
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What's On

Please send information of interest to members of the Jewish Communities of Scotland,
such as forthcoming events, or job opportunities to scojec@scojec.org.

 
Events

Please check with the organiser for any changes of time or venue before setting out!

Date & Time
Venue
Contact
Event
Sun 12 Jan
8pm
Edinburgh
Marian Oppenheim Hall, Edinburgh Synagogue
ejlsoc@gmail.com
Edinburgh Jewish Literary Society:

David Aaronovitch, "Party animals: being raised in a communist family"

Thu 16 Jan
2-5pm
Glasgow
Mark's Deli
07779 206 522
events@scojec.org

Early Burns (afternoon) supper – and the Story of the Kosher Haggis, with Mark Cohen
Sun 19 Jan
2.45pm
Glasgow
Centre for
Contemporary Arts

0141 352 4900
UK Jewish Film: "The Dive"
Thu 23 Jan
time tbc
Glasgow
Newton Mearns Synagogue
info@glasgowfoi.com
“Conspiracy Theory, A Lizard’s Tale –: Marlon Solomon with Glasgow Friends of Israel
Sat 25 Jan
10.30am
Glasgow
Reform Synagogue
shul@grs.org.uk
0141 639 4083
Holocaust Memorial Day Civic Service
(Please notify attendance in advance)
Sat 25 Jan
6.30pm for 7.00
Glasgow
Reform Synagogue
shul@grs.org.uk
0141 639 4083
Burns Supper 4 course dinner and ceilidh dance. £22
Advance booking essential
Sat 25 Jan
7pm
Glasgow
Giffnock Synagogue
admin@giffnockshul.co.uk 0141 577 8250
Burns Supper  £50
Advance booking essential
Sun 26 Jan
12.30pm
Glasgow
Maccabi Centre
info@sjac.org.uk
vymann@gmail.com
Bagel Brunch & Speaker – Jennie Milne: An Extraordinary Life
£17.50/£15
 
Mon 27 Jan
6pm
Edinburgh
Picturehouse Cameo

Film: Anne Frank Parallel Stories
Mon 27 Jan
6.15pm
Dundee
Dundee Contemporary Arts

Film: Anne Frank Parallel Stories
Mon 27 Jan
7.45pm
Dunoon
Studio Cinema

Film: Anne Frank Parallel Stories
Mon 27 Jan
7.45pm
Greenock
Waterfront Cinema

Film: Anne Frank Parallel Stories
Mon 27 Jan
8.15pm
Aberfeldy
Birks Cinema

Film: Anne Frank Parallel Stories
Tue 28 Jan
2pm
Beauly
near Inverness
venue will be notified after booking
07779 206 522
events@scojec.org

Early Tu B'Shvat gathering – planting trees for Tu B'Shvat (Jewish New Year for Trees), sharing a kosher buffet, and thinking about the previous night's Holocaust Memorial event in Inverness. 
Tue 28 Jan
6.15pm
Glasgow
Everyman

Film: Anne Frank Parallel Stories
Tue 28 Jan
7.30pm
Perth
Playhouse

Film: Anne Frank Parallel Stories
Tue 28 Jan
7.30pm
Stirling
Macrobert Arts Centre

Film: Anne Frank Parallel Stories
Sun 2 Feb
8pm
Edinburgh
Marian Oppenheim Hall, Edinburgh Synagogue
ejlsoc@gmail.com
Edinburgh Jewish Literary Society:

Judy Russell, "Being Ernest’s Daughter"

Sun 1 Mar
2pm
Glasgow
Eastwood Park Theatre
deirdreb@btconnect.com
 07799 717 974
Afternoon with Wild Rose writer Nicole Taylor
Sun 8 Mar
time tbc
St Andrews
University Chaplaincy
scojec@scojec.org
0141 638 6411
SCoJeC Council Meeting followed by Purim party
Sun 8 Mar
8pm
Edinburgh
Marian Oppenheim Hall, Edinburgh Synagogue
ejlsoc@gmail.com
Edinburgh Jewish Literary Society:

Ian Black, "The Worst-kept Secret in the Middle East"

Sun 22 Mar
7.45pm
Glasgow
Garnethill Synagogue
info@garnethill.org.uk
Martin
0141 638 6695
Roy
07974 813 105
Magic of the Musicals in Concert – music and songs from some of the greatest shows ever written!
£35
Sun 22 Mar
8pm
Edinburgh
Marian Oppenheim Hall, Edinburgh Synagogue
ejlsoc@gmail.com
Edinburgh Jewish Literary Society:

Gillian Raab, "Jews Marrying in Edinburgh: 1855 to 1911"

Thu 26 Mar
time tbc
Glasgow
Hampden Park
info@jnfkklscotland.co.uk
0141 577 8232
Scotland v Israel European Cup
Giffnock Banqueting Suite Supper
(coaches provided to Hampden Park)
Sun 29 Mar
7.30pm
Edinburgh
Synagogue
ejlsoc@gmail.com
Evening of Opera Classics
£15–£43.35
Sun 26 Apr
8pm
Edinburgh
Marian Oppenheim Hall, Edinburgh Synagogue
ejlsoc@gmail.com
Edinburgh Jewish Literary Society:

Lord Dyson, "A Life in the Law’"

Sun 10 May
8pm
Edinburgh
Marian Oppenheim Hall, Edinburgh Synagogue
ejlsoc@gmail.com
Edinburgh Jewish Literary Society:

Melissa Raphael, "What’s Jewish About Jewish Art"

Sun 8 Jun
time tbc
Edinburgh
Jewish Community Centre
scojec@scojec.org
0141 638 6411

SCoJeC AGM

 

Note that SCoJeC is not responsible for the content of events other than our own, and that listing on this noticeboard does not imply any endorsement of the views presented.

 
Volunteering and Job Opportunities
Organisation
Volunteer or Job Opportunity
Contact
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Scottish Jewish Heritage Centre
Heritage Centre Manager (closing date for applications: 5 February 2020)
info@sjac.org.uk
 
Scottish Jewish Archives Centre
Wide range of volunteer opportunities
info@sjac.org.uk
 

 

   
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