There are a handful of exciting events in the next few weeks - we hope you can make them!
Also - please note that the 2014 Keshet UK Activism day will be held on Sunday 12th January 2014, 10am-1pm in a central London location. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Alma, Dave & the Keshet UK team x
JGLG World Aids Day Chavurah - Friday 29th November, Montagu Centre, 21 Maple Street, London W1
JGLG commemorates World Aids Day with our special WAD Chavurah led, as always, by Rabbi Mark Solomon. For those who haven’t been to a Chavurah before, service – led along Progressive/Reform lines – this lasts an hour, and is followed by Kiddush at 8.30pm and then supper. Please bring a vegetarian dish to share. We ask for a minimum donation of £5 to cover our costs of caretaker etc. The WAD Chavurah is always well attended and a moving evening so please come along.
Interfaith World AIDS Day Concert - Sunday 1st December - EDRS Synagogue, 118 Stonegrove, Edgware, Middx, HA8 8AB 7.30pm
The event will include the lighting of a memorial candle, a celebration for Chanukah and a concert with the Diversity Choir with refreshments.
The concert is to raise awareness of and funds for the charities which work with people of faith who are living with HIV. Tickets: £10 from 020 8238 1000/ email@example.com
Don't forget that the 2014 Keshet UK Activism day will be held on Sunday 12th January 2014, 10am-1pm in a central London location. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
GJIL Hanky Panky Chanukah Party – Saturday 30th November
Join us upstairs at The Elgin, Elgin Avenue, Maida Vale, W9 between 8pm-2am for fun and frivolity. Kosher doughnuts and latkes will be provided, but this year the bar and kitchen will be open at this super venue so that everyone can leave.... satisfied!
New, lower £2 cover charge only!
This year's 'Hanky Panky' dress code is of course on trend - just wear your favourite pocket square! RSVP via the GJIL Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/events/751816894835822/ or email email@example.com to confirm your attendance.
Keshet UK Chanukah reception in Parliament – Monday 2nd December
This event is now fully booked! Read the review and see the photos in our next newsletter!
ENGAYJE Event - 'Confession of an Air Steward' - Thursday 5th December - 8pm Hampstead location.
Meet some El Al air stewards who will talk about gay life in Israel.
Email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
West London Synagogue World Aids Day Event – Sunday 1st December, 34 Upper Berkeley Street, London, W1H 5QE
West London Synagogue & JGLG invite you to a World Aids Day and Chanukah celebration with a short service and candle-lighting followed at 6.30pm by the London Gay Men's Chorus & a supper party at 8.00pm
Please bring something to eat and drink for a vegetarian shared supper
Queer As Folk Tales - Thursday 12th December - JW3 The Hall, 341-351 Finchley Rd, London NW3 6ET
Following sell out runs at Gay’s The Word, our Queer True Story Night makes its premiere at JW3. With funny, provocative, moving tales from six brilliant talkers, including artist Lisa Gornick, New Statesman columnist Eleanor Margolis, and Maxwell Wachs of ‘My Transsexual Summer’.
With media partners DIVA, Gay Times, and in association with Gay’s The Word, Keshet, JGLG.
Tickets £4 - £8 available here https://www.jw3.org.uk/event/queer-folk-tales#.UpH_m8R3Z48
Limmud Conference 2013
Once again Keshet UK is helping to facilitate various LGBT interest sessions at the 2013 Limmud Conference. The schedule is just being finalised, but make sure you keep checking our Limmud http://www.keshet.org.uk/limmud.html page for the full list of events.