• Richmond Jewish Community Hub

    BRINGING JEWS OF SOUTH WEST LONDON TOGETHER 

  • About Us

    Richmond Jewish Community Hub was created in 2018 as an inclusive cultural centre for the Jewish community of South West London. Based in the beautifully functional building of the Richmond Synagogue, RJCH is bringing a fresh wave of creativity and energy to the area. It wouldn’t have been possible without the support of The United Synagogue Community Development Fund.

    Our Vision

    Our vision is for the RJCH to be a hub of Jewish activity at the heart of the South West London Jewish Community. We seek to build an invigorated community infused with a fresh sense of unity and connected by strong Jewish values, a love for arts and culture, a passion for education, and a strong feeling of belonging.

    Our Role

    RJCH provides a place and programme of outstanding activities, clubs, courses and vibrant events that serve the whole Jewish community, regardless of age, denomination or level of observance.

     

    We do this by:

    • Reaching out to and building relationships with the diverse South West London Community
    • Listening to the kind of events that best serve this community and working to deliver on the needs identified
    • Acting as host to create a space where all feel welcome, appreciated, engaged and inspired.
  • What's On

    Funday Sunday at RJCH!

    Sunday 4th November

    Join us for our monthly family Sunday event, an afternoon of fun activities for the children and a light lunch!

     

    In November we have Storytelling with Winston Nzinga

     

    COST - £5 per Child.

    Winston Nzinga is an African-Caribbean percussionist, storyteller, singer and teacher.

    Winston’s performances combine a blend of traditional and contemporary dance rhythms from Africa and his native Jamaica in a unique style, always extremely lively, motivating and captivating.

    Through an exciting journey of music and song, folk stories and playing musical instruments, children are able to explore cultures and traditions from across the world, open their imagination and have lots of fun!

     

    Winston's website: www.winstonnzinga.co.uk

    Ivrit Poetry

    Wednesday 29th October 19:30

     

    Following on from our evening of Russian poetry join us for an evening enjoying Hebrew Poetry.

     

    Amichai, Tchernichovsky and Bialik will be read in Hebrew and English with a commentary on the poets' lives.

     

    It is a free event, please do reserve your place.

     

    RSVP by

    emailing us at event@rjch.org.uk

    or call us on +44 (0)7741 801 292

    Russian Poetry Evening

    Wednesday 14th November 19:30

     

    The third event in our poetry evening series returns to exploring Russian poetry.

     

    Join us to explore the titans of Russian poetry - Pushkin, Lermontov, Yesenin

     

    Poems will be read in Russian with English translation. Includes reflection, discussion and some music pieces.

     

    It is a free event, please do reserve your place.

     

    RSVP by

    emailing us at event@rjch.org.uk

    or call us on +44 (0)7741 801 292

    Supper Quiz

    Sunday 18th November 19:30

     

    An exciting and challenging Community Supper Quiz. Bring a table of 8-10 and get a prize!

     

    Cost:

    £25 Per Person | discounted to £20 for Early Bird Bookings

     

    RSVP by

    emailing us at event@rjch.org.uk

    or call us on +44 (0)7741 801 292

    Trip to the British Museum

    with Rafi Zarum

    Sunday 25th November

     

    Travel through time with the Jews and Rafi Zarum during the magical Hanukkah period.

     

    Details 'to be confirmed'

     

    Register Interested by

    emailing us at event@rjch.org.uk

    or call us on +44 (0)7741 801 292

    Art Exhibition with Jewish Art Fair

    Sunday 13th Jan 15:00 - 20:00

     

    A fantastic opportunity to browse and buy a variety of high quality 'Jewish' and general art at reasonable prices.

     

    Entrance £10 per person

     

    RSVP by

    emailing us at event@rjch.org.uk

    or call us on +44 (0)7741 801 292

    Parenting Talk

    with Dr. Howard Fine

    January TBC Evening

     

    We are delighted to have Dr Howard Fine, a prominent paediatric neuropsychologist, coming to RJCH to give a talk child's development and parents role in it.

     

    Dr. Howard Fine is a regular consulting psychologist on BBC 10 O’clock News, documentaries and health education programmes for the BBC, Channel 4, ITV and Sky ( Secret Life of 4,5 and 6 Years Olds, Old People’s Home for Year Olds, Educating Manchester, Cutting Edge and Panorama), a Consultant Clinical Psychologist and Paediatric Neuropsychologist with expertise in child development, child emotional and behavioural difficulties, traumatic and acquired brain injury, and post-traumatic stress disorder.

    You can check out his website here www.drhowardfine.com

     

    The topic of the talk will be announced soon.

     

    Cost £5 per person

     

    RSVP by

    emailing us at event@rjch.org.uk

    or call us on +44 (0)7741 801 292

  • Clubs and Courses

    Wake up! with Morning Okido Yoga for Women

    Thursdays at 10:15am

    Start the day connecting to your body and breath. The focus of the exercises will be to release stress and tension, improve body alignment and gain strength and flexibility.

     

    All levels of abilities are welcome!

     

    Price is £10 per class or £8 for a block of 4 sessions.

     

    More Info

    Luncheon Club

     

    Thursdays at 11:00

    Arrive from 11:00 onwards and join us for coffee, lively topical discussion and lunch (starts at 1 pm).

     

    New members are very welcome.

     

    Suggested donation £4

     

    If you are interested in coming or have any questions please contact

    Helene Fireman on: 0208 948 7407.

     

     

     

    Monthly Film Club

     

    1st Sunday of the Month

    Next Film:

    November 4th 2018

    The Red Tent

     

    Arrive from 2.30 pm

    Film starts at 3 pm

     

    Donation £5 per person

     

    Due to a high demand to see these films would you please confirm your booking by email: ivor.deitsch@btconnect.com

     

     

    More Info

    Kehillah Advice

    Monthly

    Next Surgery:

    Thursday 18th October 2018

     

    Appointments from

    11:30 - 14:00

     

    If you are interested, please, sign up for a time slot here http://bit.ly/KehillahAdvice ,

     

    email events@rjch.org.uk

     

    or call Iryna on +44 (0)7741 801 292

     

     

    More Info

    "Zaatutim" Baby and Toddler Group

    Monthly - Fridays 9:45am

    28 Sep, 19 Oct, 16 Nov,

    7 Dec, 18 Jan

     

    Enjoy a coffee and a chat whilst the kids play, sing songs and dance to the music, all in Hebrew! For the children from 0 to 3 and their carers.


    For any questions, please contact Elite on

    elite.av.torbit@gmail.com.

     

    Cost £3 per session

  • Calendar

    October 23rd - Tuesday - "Food and Jews" (13:00)

     

    October 29th - Wednesday - Ivrit Poetry Evening (19:30)

     

    November 14th - Wednesday - Russian Poetry Evening (19:30)

     

    November 18th - Sunday - Supper Quiz (19:30)

     

    November 25th - Sunday - Trip to British Museum (TBC)

     

    January 13th - Sunday - Jewish Art Exhibition (15:00-20:00)

     

    January 27th - Sunday - Parenting Talk (19:30)

  • Contact us

    Get in touch if you have any questions

    Richmond Synagogue, Lichfield Gardens, TW9 1AP
    Anytime
    +44 (0)7741 801 292
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