External Events


Sunday 26 January 8pm –  Mizrachi Adult Education series in association with North West Friends of Israel presents – Zionist Thought: Past and Present at Prestwich Hebrew Congregation (Shrubbs) Rav Ari Silbermann explores the history of Jewish nationalist thought and how these debates play out in the modern State of Israel: The Chareidi Draft; The Kotel Compromise; Jewish Identity.  8pm Finger food and Israeli wine tasting, 8.30pm Lecture followed by panel discussion.  Cost £5 with advanced booking, £8 on the night.  Info and Booking: mizrachi.org.uk/events/zionism


Events and Activities at the Centre for Jewish Studies Manchester

http://www.manchesterjewishstudies.org/events-and-activities/


Sunday 26 January 8pm –  Mizrachi Adult Education series in association with North West Friends of Israel presents – Zionist Thought: Past and Present at Prestwich Hebrew Congregation (Shrubbs) Rav Ari Silbermann explores the history of Jewish nationalist thought and how these debates play out in the modern State of Israel: The Chareidi Draft; The Kotel Compromise; Jewish Identity.  8pm Finger food and Israeli wine tasting, 8.30pm Lecture followed by panel discussion.  Cost £5 with advanced booking, £8 on the night.  Info and Booking: mizrachi.org.uk/events/zionism


Holocaust Memorial Day Events 2020

BBC Holocaust Memorial Day Programmes – The BBC will be hosting television and radio programmes to mark Holocaust Memorial Day Please visit this link for further details: https://www.bbc.co.uk/mediacentre/latestnews/2020/holocaust-memorial-programming-2020?ns_mchannel=social&ns_linkname=corporate&ns_campaign=bbc_press_office&ns_source=twitter

Thursday 23 January – 7pm – evening – Longfield Suite, Bury 

Friday 24 January – morning – Mayor will read the Statement of Commitment and light a candle, Leigh

Friday 24 January – Mayor will read the Statement of Commitment and light a candle – morning ceremony in Leigh and afternoon ceremony in Wigan

Sunday 26 January – 12pm – Peace Garden, Croft Street, Burnley.  After the service go to Burnley Mechanics Theatre where two children from Barden & St James schools will read some survivor stores.

Sunday 26 January – Menorah Synagogue  – 7pm – Menorah Synagogue.  Free entry but places should be reserved via https://menorah.org.uk/event/holocaust-memorial-day/

Monday 27 January – morning – Manchester House, GMCA 

Monday 27 January – Interfaith Forum –– details tbc

Monday 27 January 27 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm – Manchester Jewish Museum –  Songs of Arrival – https://www.manchesterjewishmuseum.com/event/holocaust-memorial-day-songs-of-arrival/

Monday 27 January @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm Manchester Jewish Museum – Holocaust Brunch by Tamara Micner £5  https://www.manchesterjewishmuseum.com/event/holocaust-brunch-by-tamara-micner/

Tuesday 28 January – 1pm to 2.15pm – Bolton Town Hall (Mayor’s Parlour at 12:30, then commence at 1pm)

Tuesday 28 January, 1.30pm – 2.30pm in the Council Chambers, Blackburn Town Hall.  Awaiting further information

Wednesday 29 January 1.30-3pm – Robert Bolt Theatre, Waterside, Sale, Trafford, M33 7ZF

Wednesday 29 January – 7pm – Salford University

Thursday 30 January – 6.15pm #WeStandTogether –– Coach House, Littleborough

Friday 31 January to Wednesday 12 February – Exhibition by Livewire about the Holocaust entitled ‘Child’s Play’ in the Central Library,. This takes the form of a series of interpretation banners created by Yad Vashem and loaned in the UK by the International Christian Embassy, Jerusalem in Halton – details tbc


Monday 3 February 8pm The Industry of Lies: Myths & Facts about the Israeli-Arab conflict – UK Speaker Tour with Ben-Dror Yemini at a South Manchester Venue. Donation £3 for more information and to book a place please contact Joy Wolfe or 0161 491 1350


Thursday 27 February 7pm for 7.30pm Mizrachi UK multimedia musical experience ‘Dreams of a Nation’ Starring Chazan Jonny Turgel and the highly acclaimed Asaf Flumendorf. Presented by Rabbi Andrew Shaw. For booking and information call 020 8004 1948


Tuesday 18 February 8pm ‘Forced Out’ Film screening followed by panel Q&A with former MP Ivan Lewis and Eve Garrard, honorary research fellow in the department of Philosophy at Manchester University. South Manchester Venue. Donation £5 for more information and to book a place please contact Joy Wolfe or 07576 192414