Welcome Party!

The Glasgow Jewish Community welcomes our new student chaplains Aharon & Hodaya Lemberger + kids, as well as our new UJIA youth worker Sydney Switzer. All welcome! Delicious kosher hot dogs, “cheeseburgers” and mega s’mores £5 pp / £12 family Featuring the “animal man” & games and activities for kids September 15th | 12pm to 3pm | Giffnock Shul Coming? Click “Going” on the Facebook Event

Connecting Israel & the Diaspora : The Power of Jewish Community

Come hear 3 incredible presentations by 3 highly qualified speakers – Tuesday 3 September! Presented by OTS Amiel BaKehila & ENJOY. Giffnock Shul – Donation £5 including refreshments. 7:30pm. Rabbi Gedeon Sylvestor – Community Educator Rabbi Gideon Sylvester is the United Synagogue’s rabbi in Israel. He has worked as an adviser on Diaspora affairs at the Office of the Prime Minister of Israel and taught Jewish approaches to Human Rights to Israeli students at the Read more…

Bus to Edinburgh Festival Open Day

Giffnock Shul & Newton Mearns Shul are working together to organise a bus to bring people from Glasgow to Edinburgh for the *Festival Open Day* at Edinburgh Shul. Event Date: Sunday 18th of August 2019 Join us for bagels, coffee, cake and a taste of Jewish cultural events and shows at the Edinburgh Festivals! BOOK VIA GIFFNOCK SHUL OFFICE OR ONLINE Price = £25 per person (includes return bus ticket, show entry and refreshments) Pickup Read more…

Tisha b’Av Film

The Resistance Banker The true story of the Amsterdam banker brothers Walraven and Gijs van Hall who face their greatest challenge yet when they decide to help fund the Dutch resistance Nazi-occupied Amsterdam. Sunday 11th August at 8.00 pm followed by refreshments at the end of the fast at 9.58 pm. Contact Shul Office for location. RSVP here.

Shavuot 2019 Programme

Shavuot @ Giffnock 2019 Shabbat 8th June 7.45 pm Mincha & Seudat Shlishit 8.45 pm Tikkun Learning Programme, a presentation of talks and discussions 11.28 pm Mariv followed by a Yom Tov Seuda Sunday 9th June 11 am Children Service 11.40 am Baby Blessing Ceremony 12 pm Shavuot Shul Lunch (Adult £20, School Children & Student £5)  – Contact Shul to book ASAP To include the birth of your child or grandchild in the special Read more…

NIA Technique – Dance & Move!

Back by popular demand! Come along and join us for some fun and mindful movement and dancing, inspired by the 52 moves of the Nia (Neuromuscular Integrative Action) technique. Nia combines 52 basic moves from dance (modern, jazz and Duncan) martial arts (Tai chi, Taekwondo and Aikido) and healing arts (Yoga, Alexander Technique and Feldenkrais). It is good for mind, body and soul, and easy to follow. No previous experience is needed, it is for Read more…

Pesach 2019: Sale of Chametz Form

Jewish law prohibits the use or legal possession of any Chametz, leaven of any kind, on Passover. For your convenience we have prepared a form which will enable the sale of chametz in accordance with the guidelines of Halacha, Jewish Law. Please fill out the online form below or download a printable form (to be emailed or posted) by clicking here. Loading…