Chanukah Delight : Family Event

The Glasgow Jewish Community is invited to CHANUKAH DELIGHT – an event for the whole family! Glow in the dark show & activities! Featuring “The Delighters” (Fire, Circus & Theatre Company) When? First night of Chanukah – Sunday 22nd December 2019 4:30pm to 6:30pm Where? Giffnock Shul Banqueting Suite Supper and Donuts provided! How much? £5 Adults, £3 Kids. Family Ticket £15

CCJ: Art As An Expression of Faith A conversation with John Clark

INTERFAITH WEEK EVENT: ART AS AN EXPRESSION OF FAITH: A CONVERSATION WITH JOHN CLARK The Council of Christians and Jews, West of Scotland Branch For Interfaith Week, The Council of Christians and Jews is very pleased to welcome John Clark, an architectural glass artist whose work can be seen all over the world. Born in Dumbarton, Clark trained at the in School of Art. In Scotland, his work includes the award-winning Shaw Memorial Window in Read more…

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…