HIGH HOLIDAYS PROGRAMME 2021

We warmly welcome you to join our High Holiday services at our new community centre in Angel.

 

Booking for all events is essential and numbers are strictly limited.​ While you do not need membership to participate, we appreciate any and all donations from the community to help us make this programme happen.​

Following government guidance lifting Covid-19 restrictions, we are pleased to confirm that the services will go ahead as planned. We want to reassure you that your health and wellbeing is of paramount importance to us and so we will do our absolute best to create a safe environment for all of you to attend.


Those who must not attend

  • Those who have any symptoms of COVID-19 or who are sharing a house with people with symptoms of COVID-19, or have been in contact with a confirmed case of COVID-19 in the last fourteen days

  • Those who have been asked to self-isolate by the government’s Track and Trace Programme 

  • Those in quarantine having travelled recently to a country without an air bridge


Follow the links below to make a reservation:

High Holidays 2018 in Islington

Preparation

 

Scribe in Islington

Date: TBC

Fee: £5 (mezuzah) / £60 (tefillin)

It is a tradition to have your mezuzah and tefillin checked in preparation for High Holidays. Register your interest to book your slot with a certified scribe.

Jewish Islington Walking Tour

Date: Sunday 29 August

Time: 11:00

Suggested donation: £10 / £7.50 Supporters Club members

During the 18th and 19th centuries Islington had one of the largest Jewish populations in England. Discover the borough's Jewish history with our bestselling tour.

 

 

Challah Bake

Date: Thursday 9 September

Time: 19:30

Price: £10 / £8

Try out different braids, shapes and special Rosh Hashanah toppings while mingling with the community.

Stamford Hill Walking Tour

Date: Sunday 12 September

Time: 11:00

Suggested donation: £10 / £7.50 Supporters Club members

Stamford Hill is one of the most prominent Jewish areas of London, home of the largest population of Charedi Chasidic Jews in Europe. Join our legendary tour of Stamford Hill that goes deep into the area's meanings and avenues.

Rosh Hashanah

 

Rosh Hashanah evening celebration - booking essential

Date: Monday the 6th & Tuesday the 7th of September 2021

Time: 19:30

Location: Angel

Price: £15 / £12 Supporters Club member

Join our Rosh Hashanah evening celebration with drinks and canapés.

Monday 6 Sept

Tuesday 7 Sept

Rosh Hashanah morning service - booking essential

Date: Tuesday the 7th & Wednesday the 8th of September 2021

Time: 10:15

Location: Sandys Row Synagogue

Suggested donation: £30

Join us for a Rosh Hashanah morning service at the historic Sandys Row Synagogue. There will be prayer, inspiration and shofar blowing.

Shofar Blowing in Granary Square

Date: Tuesday 7 September 2021

Time: 18:00

Location: Granary Square, Kings Cross, London N1C

Suggested donation: £10

 

Rosh Hashanah Kids' Programme

Date: Tuesday 7 September 2021

Time: 16:00

Location: Islington

A kids celebration with an apple & honey tasting and Shofar Blowing.

Tuesday 7 Sept

Wednesday 8 Sept

 

Yom Kippur

Suggested donation: £30

Kol Nidre

Date: Wednesday 15 September

Time: 18:45

Location: Sandys Row Synagogue

      

Daytime service and Yizkor

Date: Thursday 16 September

Time: 10:15

Location: Sandys Row Synagogue

Mincha, Neila and Break Fast

Date: Thursday 16 September

Time: 17:00

Location: Angel

 

Sukkot

Sushi in the Sukka

Date: Monday 20 September

Time: 19:30

Location: Chabad House

Price: £10 / £8 Supporters Club members

Join us for an evening of rejoicing in our sukka, over sushi and l'chaim.

 

CKids: Sukkot Family Team-Up

Date: Sunday 26 September

Time: 10:30

Location: Chabad House

Suggested donation: £3

Which family has the dramatic ability to win Sukkot charades? Who has the Jewish knowledge to champion Sukkot trivia? And which team can move the fastest in the great Sukkah race?

 

Sukkot Dinner Under the Stars

Date: Monday 27 September

Time: 19:30

Location: Chabad House

Price: £10 / £8 Supporters Club members

Join us for a joyous evening in the Sukkah.

 

Simchat Torah

Simchat Torah Celebration

Date: Tuesday 28 September

Time: 19:00

Location: Chabad House

Price: £10 / £8 Supporters Club members

An evening celebration of completing and restarting the Torah, held in the form of a farbrengen.

 

 

Simchat Torah Service

Date: Wednesday 29 September

Time: 10:30

Location: Chabad House

A morning service to celebrate the completing and restarting of the Torah.

 

 

Kids' Simchat Torah Party

Date: Wednesday 29 September

Time: 16:00

Location: Chabad House

Suggested donation: £3

 

Rosh Hashanah essentials package

We are pleased to offer Rosh Hashanah essentials packages to ensure everyone can celebrate the Jewish New Year.

The packages are free of charge. Please register below to receive yours:

 

Make a donation

We appreciate any and all donations from the community to help us host our High Holiday programme.

 

Click here to make a donation.