External Events

Sunday 3 December 2-4.30pm Jewish Genealogy Society of Great Britain, Manchester Regional Group invite you to a Chanukah themed celebration with guest speaker Clarissa Hyman, award-winning freelance food and travel writer and lecturer.  She has written four books and will be presenting a tasty talk on Chanukah foods. There will be time for questions and discussion after her talk, followed by tea and donuts. After the refreshments, we would like you to take part in a ‘show and tell’ session of family Chanukah-related items.  Bring along those Chanukah recipes, recipe books, that family photo of a Chanukah celebration or anything else you may have and tell us all about it.
Venue:  Meade Hill Road synagogue M8 4LP

Sunday 26 November 7.30pm – Twinning Event. The Muslim Jewish Forum supports the “Global Weekend of Twinning” to bring together Muslims and Jews by twinning mosques and synagogues, organised by the Foundation for Ethnic Understanding in New York. Speakers will be Cllr Paula Boshell, Statutory Deputy City Mayor of Salford, Rebecca Long-Bailey, MP for Salford & Eccles, Cllr Rabbi Arnold Saunders, Imam Irfan Chishti, Manchester Central Mosque (Victoria Park), Cllr Heather Fletcher, Co-Chair of the Forum and Mohammed Amin MBE, Co-Chair of the Forum.
Venue: Salford Civic Centre, Chorley Road, Swinton, Salford, M27 5AW.
Entrance: Free, including refreshments. Please register by 19 November by emailing 

Tuesday 28 November 8.00pm   ZCC, WIZO and ZFUK invite you to hear Eylon A Levy (anchor and correspondent at i24NEWS) speak on Unparliamentary Democracy.
Venue: North Manchester. Location on registration.
To register: email or text 07875 705388

Sunday 13 May Jewish Genealogy Society of Great Britain, Annual Northern Conference. Save the date.