Here below are some of our forthcoming events .
Seder Tu’Bishvat – Wednesday 4 February – 6.30 p.m. We will celebrate the annual festival of trees by planting a tree in the shul grounds which will be followed by an old kabbalistic custom wherein ten symbolic fruits are eaten amid study and the singing of seasonal songs – R80.00 to cover the cost of a light meal.
Special performance of ‘Bereh’ by Robert Colman – Thursday 12 February at 8.00 p.m. Bereh is a Yiddish story by South African Samuel Leibowitz about an old man working in a mine concession store. R50.00 per ticket.
John Cranko Farewell concert – Friday 13 February during the Kiddush after the evening service. John, who is a talented artist, musician and a member of Beit Emanuel is leaving us for the U.K.
Mediterranean Feast Workshop – Sunday 15 February at 10.00 a.m. Sharon Shaked will teach you how to cook Israeli and Mediterranean dishes. R150.00 per person to cover the cost of ingredients. Please book through the office 011 646 6170.
Annual General Meeting – Thursday 19 February at 7.00 p.m. in the Slome Auditorium. Your attendance and participation at the AGM is vital to our community’s future.
We truly hope you will JOIN US at these events!