Bicentenary History Talks: Exploring Scotland’s Smaller Jewish Communities

To mark the bicentenary of Jewish communities in Scotland, SCoJeC is holding seven talks across Scotland, discussing the history of the Jewish community. Join Michael Tobias, genealogist and researcher, at the first three talks, where he will share details about the history of the Scottish community. The events include a …

Shavuot 5777

For Shavuot this year, Fiona and Howard Brodie led both the evening and morning services. As is tradition, congregants brought flowers to decorate the bima. We even had a couple of trees and greenery on the floor of the sanctuary! After the evening service we partook of a traditional dairy …

Cheder activities in May

The Cheder has been very busy over the past month with arts and crafts activities. For Lag BaOmer, our Cheder children learned of the holiday traditions, and we created small bonfire sculptures to demonstrate one of the holiday main customs. For Shavuot, our Cheder children learned about the origins of …